The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 97 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +10
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 78 134 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.15% 4.12% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 10.82% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 78 98
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £33,550 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1239 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.85% 38.10% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 968 853 875
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Scotland region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Scotland

J2EE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -35 42 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Edinburgh -36 15 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Aberdeen +5 7 £43,750 +25.00%
Stirling - 7 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £41,250 - 1
Dundee - 2 £37,500 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 192 (90.14%) Java
2 115 (53.99%) Spring
3 108 (50.70%) Oracle
4 100 (46.95%) Finance
5 97 (45.54%) Hibernate
6 93 (43.66%) SQL
7 83 (38.97%) XML
8 74 (34.74%) HTML
9 69 (32.39%) JavaScript
10 61 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (26.29%) PL/SQL
12 55 (25.82%) OO
13 46 (21.60%) UNIX
13 46 (21.60%) Struts
14 45 (21.13%) Linux
15 44 (20.66%) Web Services
16 41 (19.25%) JUnit
17 39 (18.31%) JMS
17 39 (18.31%) jQuery
18 37 (17.37%) CSS
19 36 (16.90%) Relational Database
20 35 (16.43%) JBoss
21 33 (15.49%) Servlets
22 29 (13.62%) Eclipse
22 29 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
23 28 (13.15%) Oracle Database
23 28 (13.15%) XSLT
24 27 (12.68%) Python
24 27 (12.68%) Subversion
25 26 (12.21%) Software Engineering

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (11.74%) WebLogic
1 25 (11.74%) Tomcat
2 21 (9.86%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.29%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (3.29%) Mule
3 7 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.35%) CMS
4 5 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.41%) Drupal
5 3 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.41%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.41%) GemFire
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) GIMP
1 8 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) HTTP
2 8 (3.76%) LDAP
3 6 (2.82%) Internet
4 4 (1.88%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.94%) Extranet
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.90%) Relational Database
2 28 (13.15%) Oracle Database
3 26 (12.21%) SQL Server
4 23 (10.80%) RDBMS
5 14 (6.57%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.16%) MySQL
6 11 (5.16%) Big Data
7 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.41%) DB2
10 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.94%) KDB
11 1 (0.47%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 41 (19.25%) JUnit
2 29 (13.62%) Eclipse
3 27 (12.68%) Subversion
4 14 (6.57%) Ant
5 10 (4.69%) Maven
6 8 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.29%) Hudson
8 5 (2.35%) Mockito
9 4 (1.88%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.88%) JMeter
10 3 (1.41%) MagicDraw
10 3 (1.41%) JIRA
11 1 (0.47%) NUnit
11 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.47%) Selenium
11 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 100 (46.95%) Finance
2 18 (8.45%) Banking
3 10 (4.69%) Legal
4 8 (3.76%) Front Office
5 5 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.35%) Games
6 4 (1.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Billing
7 2 (0.94%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 167 (78.40%) Developer
2 116 (54.46%) Java Developer
3 46 (21.60%) Senior Developer
4 44 (20.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (11.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 15 (7.04%) J2EE Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.10%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.63%) Analyst
10 10 (4.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 9 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (4.23%) Programmer
12 7 (3.29%) Implementation Consultant
12 7 (3.29%) Consultant
13 6 (2.82%) Graduate
13 6 (2.82%) Java Programmer
13 6 (2.82%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 6 (2.82%) IT Graduate
14 5 (2.35%) Flash Developer
14 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (53.99%) Spring
2 97 (45.54%) Hibernate
3 83 (38.97%) XML
4 74 (34.74%) HTML
5 46 (21.60%) Struts
6 44 (20.66%) Web Services
7 39 (18.31%) JMS
7 39 (18.31%) jQuery
8 37 (17.37%) CSS
9 33 (15.49%) Servlets
10 28 (13.15%) XSLT
11 25 (11.74%) JSP
12 22 (10.33%) HTML5
13 21 (9.86%) Struts2
13 21 (9.86%) JSF
14 20 (9.39%) Spring MVC
15 19 (8.92%) Middleware
16 18 (8.45%) JPA
17 15 (7.04%) Java EE
18 14 (6.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Open Source
2 13 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.16%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.69%) GIS
5 8 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.76%) PKI
6 7 (3.29%) Equities
7 5 (2.35%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.60%) UNIX
2 45 (21.13%) Linux
3 12 (5.63%) Windows
4 11 (5.16%) Solaris
5 9 (4.23%) AIX
6 6 (2.82%) Android
7 5 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.82%) OO
3 29 (13.62%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (12.21%) Software Engineering
5 25 (11.74%) SOA
6 23 (10.80%) Unit Testing
7 22 (10.33%) MVC
8 21 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (9.86%) Multithreading
9 20 (9.39%) Scrum
10 17 (7.98%) UML
10 17 (7.98%) Project Management
11 16 (7.51%) OOD
11 16 (7.51%) TDD
11 16 (7.51%) Web Development
12 14 (6.57%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.10%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (4.69%) E-business
15 9 (4.23%) Automated Testing
16 8 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 192 (90.14%) Java
2 93 (43.66%) SQL
3 69 (32.39%) JavaScript
4 56 (26.29%) PL/SQL
5 27 (12.68%) Python
6 18 (8.45%) Shell Script
6 18 (8.45%) C++
7 16 (7.51%) Scala
8 12 (5.63%) C#
8 12 (5.63%) Perl
8 12 (5.63%) Ruby
9 4 (1.88%) Groovy
10 3 (1.41%) XPath
11 2 (0.94%) VBScript
11 2 (0.94%) VB
11 2 (0.94%) PHP
12 1 (0.47%) XQuery
12 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.29%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.82%) MOM
2 5 (2.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (50.70%) Oracle
2 35 (16.43%) JBoss
3 14 (6.57%) Adobe
4 8 (3.76%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.82%) Sybase
6 4 (1.88%) IBM
6 4 (1.88%) Google
7 3 (1.41%) Pega
7 3 (1.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.94%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.94%) ESRI
8 2 (0.94%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.94%) Laserfiche
9 1 (0.47%) BEA
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.47%) webMethods
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