The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 110 110 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 51 53 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.72% 1.71% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% 4.48% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 80
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £60,000 £52,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,950
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +2.38%
J2EE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1094 1183 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 38.08% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 713 817 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -6 24 £43,750 -20.45% 5
Edinburgh -4 12 £67,500 +68.75% 3
Dundee -10 10 £40,000 +29.03%
Fife - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 106 (86.89%) Java
2 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (44.26%) Web Services
3 54 (44.26%) Spring
4 47 (38.52%) TDD
5 37 (30.33%) Hibernate
6 32 (26.23%) SQL
7 31 (25.41%) Oracle
8 29 (23.77%) XML
8 29 (23.77%) Maven
9 27 (22.13%) Open Source
9 27 (22.13%) JUnit
10 25 (20.49%) Tomcat
11 24 (19.67%) OO
11 24 (19.67%) Scrum
12 23 (18.85%) JMS
12 23 (18.85%) HTML
13 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
13 22 (18.03%) Finance
13 22 (18.03%) Degree
14 21 (17.21%) RESTful
14 21 (17.21%) CSS
15 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
15 19 (15.57%) Linux
15 19 (15.57%) Banking
15 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (14.75%) SAP
17 17 (13.93%) IBM
17 17 (13.93%) REST
18 16 (13.11%) Subversion

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (20.49%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.30%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.20%) Apache
3 10 (8.20%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (6.56%) JBoss
5 7 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.92%) ArcGIS
6 6 (4.92%) GemFire
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (3.28%) NetWeaver
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (3.28%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (2.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (2.46%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (1.64%) CMS
10 2 (1.64%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.64%) Mule
10 2 (1.64%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.64%) PaaS
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.10%) SSL
3 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (10.66%) RDBMS
1 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.10%) MySQL
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.28%) Hazelcast
4 4 (3.28%) MarkLogic
4 4 (3.28%) QlikView
4 4 (3.28%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.64%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) DB2
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Maven
2 27 (22.13%) JUnit
3 16 (13.11%) Subversion
4 14 (11.48%) Jenkins
5 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.38%) Ant
7 7 (5.74%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.74%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.92%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.28%) Selenium
10 3 (2.46%) LSMW
10 3 (2.46%) Mockito
11 2 (1.64%) JIRA
11 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.82%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Games
4 3 (2.46%) Marketing
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (64.75%) Developer
2 59 (48.36%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.30%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Architect
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Core Java Developer
5 13 (10.66%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.20%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.74%) ABAP Developer
9 7 (5.74%) SAP Developer
9 7 (5.74%) SAP PI Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.26%) Spring
1 54 (44.26%) Web Services
2 37 (30.33%) Hibernate
3 29 (23.77%) XML
4 23 (18.85%) HTML
4 23 (18.85%) JMS
5 21 (17.21%) CSS
5 21 (17.21%) RESTful
6 17 (13.93%) REST
7 16 (13.11%) .NET
7 16 (13.11%) JSON
7 16 (13.11%) Servlets
8 12 (9.84%) jQuery
9 11 (9.02%) Apache Camel
10 10 (8.20%) Ext JS
10 10 (8.20%) JSP
10 10 (8.20%) SOAP
11 7 (5.74%) HTML5
11 7 (5.74%) JDBC
11 7 (5.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.28%) Derivative
5 4 (3.28%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.28%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.46%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.46%) Physics
7 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 16 (13.11%) Unix
3 12 (9.84%) Windows
4 6 (4.92%) Android
5 3 (2.46%) AIX
5 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.52%) TDD
3 27 (22.13%) Open Source
4 24 (19.67%) OO
4 24 (19.67%) Scrum
5 16 (13.11%) SDLC
6 14 (11.48%) SOA
7 13 (10.66%) Strategic Planning
7 13 (10.66%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (10.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (9.02%) OOD
8 11 (9.02%) Web Development
9 10 (8.20%) Defect Management
9 10 (8.20%) MVC
10 9 (7.38%) Process Management
11 8 (6.56%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.74%) Web Application Development
13 6 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (86.89%) Java
2 32 (26.23%) SQL
3 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.02%) C#
5 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.20%) Python
6 9 (7.38%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.56%) C++
8 7 (5.74%) ABAP
8 7 (5.74%) XQuery
9 4 (3.28%) Perl
9 4 (3.28%) Ruby
10 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.46%) PHP
11 2 (1.64%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.82%) Delphi
12 1 (0.82%) Jython
12 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (18.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) SEPA
4 1 (0.82%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (25.41%) Oracle
2 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.75%) SAP
4 17 (13.93%) IBM
5 10 (8.20%) Cegedim Rx
5 10 (8.20%) DevExpress
5 10 (8.20%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.28%) Cognos
6 4 (3.28%) Sybase
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) Alterian
8 1 (0.82%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.82%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.82%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.82%) Splunk
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