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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 64 96 53
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -43
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 112 78 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.55% 2.16% 4.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.91% 5.45% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 82
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,450 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
1130 1432 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.85% 39.62% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 712 947 825
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +17 48 £51,500 +21.17% 5
Edinburgh +6 24 £34,500 -15.85% 5
Stirling +1 13 £32,500 -27.77%
Dundee +6 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £39,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £27,500 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 186 (92.08%) Java
2 131 (64.85%) Spring
3 98 (48.51%) Oracle
4 95 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (43.56%) Hibernate
6 82 (40.59%) XML
7 77 (38.12%) Finance
8 68 (33.66%) SQL
9 67 (33.17%) UNIX
10 56 (27.72%) Linux
11 54 (26.73%) Web Services
12 53 (26.24%) HTML
13 47 (23.27%) JavaScript
14 45 (22.28%) Tomcat
15 44 (21.78%) OO
16 42 (20.79%) Maven
17 40 (19.80%) JUnit
18 37 (18.32%) Unit Testing
19 36 (17.82%) Servlets
19 36 (17.82%) MySQL
19 36 (17.82%) SOA
20 35 (17.33%) Apache
20 35 (17.33%) TDD
21 34 (16.83%) Degree
21 34 (16.83%) CSS
21 34 (16.83%) Relational Database
22 33 (16.34%) SDLC
23 32 (15.84%) PL/SQL
23 32 (15.84%) Content Management
24 31 (15.35%) JBoss

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 45 (22.28%) Tomcat
2 35 (17.33%) Apache
3 31 (15.35%) JBoss
4 19 (9.41%) WebLogic
4 19 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (8.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 15 (7.43%) Mule
7 14 (6.93%) CMS
8 12 (5.94%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.97%) Mule ESB
10 5 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (2.48%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.49%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.49%) AquaLogic
12 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.48%) Magento
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.49%) AquaLogic BPM
3 3 (1.49%) PRMS
4 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) Internet
2 11 (5.45%) HTTPS
2 11 (5.45%) SSL
3 10 (4.95%) LDAP
4 9 (4.46%) HTTP
5 4 (1.98%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.82%) MySQL
2 34 (16.83%) Relational Database
3 29 (14.36%) NoSQL
4 26 (12.87%) Oracle Database
5 22 (10.89%) RDBMS
6 19 (9.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (7.43%) SQL Server
9 10 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (4.95%) Big Data
10 8 (3.96%) DataStage
10 8 (3.96%) JasperReports
11 6 (2.97%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.49%) Spotfire
14 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
15 1 (0.50%) DB2
15 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (20.79%) Maven
2 40 (19.80%) JUnit
3 29 (14.36%) Ant
4 25 (12.38%) Subversion
5 12 (5.94%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.94%) Eclipse
5 12 (5.94%) Flash Builder
6 10 (4.95%) IntelliJ
7 8 (3.96%) JMeter
7 8 (3.96%) HttpUnit
8 6 (2.97%) FitNesse
9 5 (2.48%) Mockito
10 4 (1.98%) LSMW
11 3 (1.49%) JDeveloper
11 3 (1.49%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.49%) JIRA
11 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.49%) XMLUnit
12 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.99%) Hudson
General
1 77 (38.12%) Finance
2 28 (13.86%) Banking
3 13 (6.44%) Legal
4 7 (3.47%) Advertising
5 5 (2.48%) Retail
5 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.48%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.49%) Marketing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 123 (60.89%) Developer
2 84 (41.58%) Java Developer
3 42 (20.79%) Senior Developer
4 34 (16.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (8.91%) AWS Developer
6 16 (7.92%) Lead Developer
7 15 (7.43%) Consultant
7 15 (7.43%) Architect
8 13 (6.44%) Designer
9 12 (5.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.94%) Technical Specialist
10 11 (5.45%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Lead Designer
11 10 (4.95%) SOA Designer
12 8 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Consultant
12 8 (3.96%) SOA Consultant
12 8 (3.96%) Java Architect
12 8 (3.96%) Technical Leader
12 8 (3.96%) Senior Oracle Consultant
12 8 (3.96%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (64.85%) Spring
2 88 (43.56%) Hibernate
3 82 (40.59%) XML
4 54 (26.73%) Web Services
5 53 (26.24%) HTML
6 36 (17.82%) Servlets
7 34 (16.83%) CSS
8 30 (14.85%) Middleware
9 26 (12.87%) SOAP
10 25 (12.38%) XSLT
11 24 (11.88%) .NET
12 23 (11.39%) JPA
13 22 (10.89%) jQuery
13 22 (10.89%) Java EE
14 21 (10.40%) Oracle ADF
14 21 (10.40%) HTML5
15 19 (9.41%) JSP
16 18 (8.91%) Oracle Fusion
17 17 (8.42%) JAXB
18 15 (7.43%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.43%) Mathematics
1 15 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.95%) Physics
3 10 (4.95%) DataPower
3 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.48%) W3C
5 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.98%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.98%) Equities
5 4 (1.98%) Derivative
5 4 (1.98%) Wiki
5 4 (1.98%) RIA
5 4 (1.98%) Reference Data
5 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.99%) DTV
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (33.17%) UNIX
2 56 (27.72%) Linux
3 15 (7.43%) Windows
4 6 (2.97%) Android
4 6 (2.97%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.48%) AIX
5 5 (2.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.03%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.78%) OO
3 37 (18.32%) Unit Testing
4 36 (17.82%) SOA
5 35 (17.33%) TDD
6 33 (16.34%) SDLC
7 32 (15.84%) Content Management
8 30 (14.85%) Open Source
9 29 (14.36%) Mentoring
10 25 (12.38%) Software Engineering
11 20 (9.90%) UML
12 19 (9.41%) Scrum
13 17 (8.42%) MVC
14 15 (7.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (6.93%) OOD
15 14 (6.93%) E-Commerce
16 12 (5.94%) Web Development
16 12 (5.94%) Waterfall
17 11 (5.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (92.08%) Java
2 68 (33.66%) SQL
3 47 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.84%) PL/SQL
5 20 (9.90%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.93%) Perl
7 13 (6.44%) PHP
8 12 (5.94%) Ruby
8 12 (5.94%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.46%) C#
10 6 (2.97%) C++
11 5 (2.48%) Python
12 4 (1.98%) ABAP
12 4 (1.98%) VBA
13 3 (1.49%) C
14 2 (0.99%) VB
14 2 (0.99%) Scala
15 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.98%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.97%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (1.49%) Control-M
2 3 (1.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 98 (48.51%) Oracle
2 20 (9.90%) IBM
3 16 (7.92%) Sybase
4 8 (3.96%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.96%) Alterian
5 7 (3.47%) SAP
6 6 (2.97%) CA
7 5 (2.48%) Misys
8 4 (1.98%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.98%) GoldenSource
9 3 (1.49%) Google
9 3 (1.49%) Informatica
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.50%) Adobe
10 1 (0.50%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.50%) Splunk
10 1 (0.50%) Hyland
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