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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 93 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 78 134 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.16% 4.14% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 11.08% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 100
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £54,750 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1432 1209 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.62% 37.35% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 948 820 832
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -33 41 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Edinburgh -35 19 £41,000 +7.89% 2
Aberdeen +9 7 £43,750 +34.61%
Stirling - 5 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £41,250 - 2
Dundee - 2 £37,500 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 182 (91.00%) Java
2 109 (54.50%) Spring
3 99 (49.50%) Oracle
4 95 (47.50%) Finance
5 93 (46.50%) Hibernate
6 89 (44.50%) SQL
7 85 (42.50%) XML
8 72 (36.00%) HTML
9 66 (33.00%) JavaScript
10 55 (27.50%) PL/SQL
11 54 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (26.00%) OO
13 48 (24.00%) Linux
14 45 (22.50%) Struts
15 44 (22.00%) UNIX
16 41 (20.50%) Web Services
17 38 (19.00%) JUnit
17 38 (19.00%) jQuery
18 37 (18.50%) CSS
19 35 (17.50%) JMS
20 34 (17.00%) Relational Database
21 33 (16.50%) Servlets
22 31 (15.50%) XSLT
23 28 (14.00%) Software Engineering
24 27 (13.50%) Oracle Database
25 26 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
25 26 (13.00%) Eclipse
25 26 (13.00%) Tomcat
26 25 (12.50%) JBoss
26 25 (12.50%) WebLogic

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 26 (13.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 23 (11.50%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (3.00%) Mule
6 5 (2.50%) CMS
6 5 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.50%) GemFire
8 2 (1.00%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.00%) Drupal
9 1 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.50%) Jetty
9 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.50%) IIS
9 1 (0.50%) Apache
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.00%) GIMP
2 6 (3.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) HTTP
2 8 (4.00%) LDAP
3 6 (3.00%) Internet
4 4 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.00%) SSL
5 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) DHCP
6 1 (0.50%) FTP
6 1 (0.50%) IPsec
6 1 (0.50%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (13.50%) Oracle Database
3 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.50%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.00%) MySQL
6 10 (5.00%) Big Data
7 9 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.50%) DB2
9 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.00%) KDB
9 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 38 (19.00%) JUnit
2 26 (13.00%) Eclipse
3 23 (11.50%) Subversion
4 15 (7.50%) Ant
5 11 (5.50%) Maven
6 9 (4.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.00%) Hudson
8 4 (2.00%) Mockito
9 3 (1.50%) JIRA
10 2 (1.00%) JMeter
10 2 (1.00%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.00%) MagicDraw
11 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 95 (47.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 9 (4.50%) Games
3 9 (4.50%) Legal
4 8 (4.00%) Front Office
5 4 (2.00%) Advertising
6 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Billing
7 2 (1.00%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Turkish Language
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 160 (80.00%) Developer
2 109 (54.50%) Java Developer
3 44 (22.00%) Senior Developer
4 42 (21.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (7.00%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.00%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (5.50%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.00%) Analyst
8 10 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Flash Developer
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Programmer
11 7 (3.50%) Implementation Consultant
11 7 (3.50%) Consultant
12 6 (3.00%) Graduate
12 6 (3.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (3.00%) IT Graduate
13 5 (2.50%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (54.50%) Spring
2 93 (46.50%) Hibernate
3 85 (42.50%) XML
4 72 (36.00%) HTML
5 45 (22.50%) Struts
6 41 (20.50%) Web Services
7 38 (19.00%) jQuery
8 37 (18.50%) CSS
9 35 (17.50%) JMS
10 33 (16.50%) Servlets
11 31 (15.50%) XSLT
12 24 (12.00%) JSP
13 22 (11.00%) JPA
14 21 (10.50%) Struts2
15 20 (10.00%) Spring MVC
15 20 (10.00%) JSF
16 19 (9.50%) HTML5
17 16 (8.00%) Java EE
18 15 (7.50%) Middleware
19 12 (6.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.00%) Open Source
3 15 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.00%) GIS
5 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.50%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.00%) PKI
7 6 (3.00%) Equities
8 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.00%) Linux
2 44 (22.00%) UNIX
3 12 (6.00%) Windows
4 10 (5.00%) Solaris
5 9 (4.50%) AIX
6 6 (3.00%) Android
7 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.00%) OO
3 28 (14.00%) Software Engineering
4 26 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 22 (11.00%) MVC
7 21 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (10.50%) Project Management
8 20 (10.00%) SOA
9 17 (8.50%) Multithreading
10 16 (8.00%) Scrum
11 15 (7.50%) UML
12 14 (7.00%) OOD
12 14 (7.00%) Web Development
12 14 (7.00%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.50%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (5.00%) E-business
14 10 (5.00%) Automated Testing
15 9 (4.50%) TDD
15 9 (4.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (91.00%) Java
2 89 (44.50%) SQL
3 66 (33.00%) JavaScript
4 55 (27.50%) PL/SQL
5 23 (11.50%) Python
6 17 (8.50%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.00%) C++
8 13 (6.50%) Scala
8 13 (6.50%) C#
9 12 (6.00%) Ruby
10 11 (5.50%) Perl
11 4 (2.00%) Groovy
12 3 (1.50%) XPath
12 3 (1.50%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.00%) PHP
14 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.50%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Xen
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) MOM
2 5 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (49.50%) Oracle
2 25 (12.50%) JBoss
3 18 (9.00%) Adobe
4 7 (3.50%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.00%) IBM
5 4 (2.00%) Sybase
5 4 (2.00%) Google
6 3 (1.50%) Pega
6 3 (1.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.00%) ESRI
7 2 (1.00%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.50%) Laserfiche
8 1 (0.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.50%) BEA
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) webMethods
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