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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 101 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 65 81 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.26% 2.58% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.17% 6.93% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 76
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,152 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.33%
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
1054 1168 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.62% 37.23% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 636 710 1049
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +15 56 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Edinburgh -18 6 £45,750 -1.34% 5
Dundee +1 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 116 (95.87%) Java
2 83 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (57.02%) Spring
4 64 (52.89%) TDD
5 56 (46.28%) Web Services
5 56 (46.28%) Maven
6 47 (38.84%) SQL
6 47 (38.84%) Hibernate
7 41 (33.88%) Oracle
8 37 (30.58%) Degree
9 36 (29.75%) HTML
9 36 (29.75%) Finance
10 35 (28.93%) XML
11 34 (28.10%) JMS
12 33 (27.27%) Banking
13 31 (25.62%) Open Source
14 30 (24.79%) Relational Database
14 30 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (23.97%) RDBMS
15 29 (23.97%) Sybase
16 28 (23.14%) JUnit
17 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
18 26 (21.49%) Tomcat
18 26 (21.49%) JSON
18 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
19 25 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (20.66%) Scrum
20 24 (19.83%) OO
20 24 (19.83%) Subversion
21 23 (19.01%) Unix

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 26 (21.49%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.92%) GemFire
3 10 (8.26%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (7.44%) Apache
4 9 (7.44%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.79%) JBoss
6 6 (4.96%) MQSeries
6 6 (4.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.13%) Node.js
8 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.65%) CMS
9 2 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.65%) Mule
9 2 (1.65%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.83%) IIS
10 1 (0.83%) Magnolia
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) PaaS
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.79%) Relational Database
2 29 (23.97%) RDBMS
3 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
4 16 (13.22%) MarkLogic
5 15 (12.40%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (11.57%) Sybase ASE
7 12 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.96%) QlikView
9 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.31%) Hazelcast
10 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.48%) Big Data
12 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.65%) MySQL
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (46.28%) Maven
2 28 (23.14%) JUnit
3 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
4 24 (19.83%) Subversion
5 20 (16.53%) Git (software)
6 15 (12.40%) Ant
6 15 (12.40%) Cucumber
7 14 (11.57%) Selenium
8 9 (7.44%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.61%) JIRA
10 6 (4.96%) Mockito
11 5 (4.13%) FitNesse
11 5 (4.13%) HP UFT
11 5 (4.13%) JMeter
12 3 (2.48%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (1.65%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.83%) Hudson
14 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (29.75%) Finance
2 33 (27.27%) Banking
3 14 (11.57%) Retail
4 10 (8.26%) Private Banking
5 7 (5.79%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.13%) Marketing
7 4 (3.31%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.48%) Electronics
8 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.65%) Games
10 1 (0.83%) Automotive
10 1 (0.83%) Back Office
10 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (64.46%) Developer
2 57 (47.11%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.57%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Technical Leader
7 10 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.26%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (8.26%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Architect
9 7 (5.79%) Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Core Java Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Implementation Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Junior Implementation Consultant
10 6 (4.96%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (57.02%) Spring
2 56 (46.28%) Web Services
3 47 (38.84%) Hibernate
4 36 (29.75%) HTML
5 35 (28.93%) XML
6 34 (28.10%) JMS
7 26 (21.49%) JSON
8 21 (17.36%) .NET
8 21 (17.36%) Ext JS
9 20 (16.53%) RESTful
10 19 (15.70%) CSS
10 19 (15.70%) REST
11 18 (14.88%) FpML
12 16 (13.22%) AngularJS
12 16 (13.22%) Apache Flex
13 15 (12.40%) SOAP
14 12 (9.92%) HTML5
15 11 (9.09%) Apache Camel
15 11 (9.09%) jQuery
15 11 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.61%) Derivative
4 6 (4.96%) User Experience
5 5 (4.13%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.31%) Reference Data
6 4 (3.31%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.65%) NHS
8 2 (1.65%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Unix
2 21 (17.36%) Linux
3 12 (9.92%) Windows
4 2 (1.65%) AIX
4 2 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Solaris
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (52.89%) TDD
3 31 (25.62%) Open Source
4 25 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.66%) Scrum
5 24 (19.83%) OO
6 22 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
6 22 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 22 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (16.53%) SDLC
8 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
9 17 (14.05%) SOA
10 15 (12.40%) Project Management
11 13 (10.74%) Asset Management
12 12 (9.92%) Release Management
12 12 (9.92%) Workflow
13 11 (9.09%) BDD
14 10 (8.26%) Process Management
14 10 (8.26%) UML
14 10 (8.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (95.87%) Java
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.70%) Shell Script
5 18 (14.88%) XQuery
6 17 (14.05%) C#
7 11 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 10 (8.26%) Python
9 7 (5.79%) Perl
10 6 (4.96%) Jython
10 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.31%) C++
12 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.65%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (1.65%) Delphi
13 2 (1.65%) PHP
13 2 (1.65%) Ruby
14 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.83%) Scala
14 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (30.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) HL7
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (33.88%) Oracle
2 29 (23.97%) Sybase
3 15 (12.40%) Cognos
4 13 (10.74%) IBM
4 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.26%) Cegedim Rx
6 10 (8.26%) DevExpress
7 8 (6.61%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.65%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.65%) Splunk
9 1 (0.83%) Alterian
9 1 (0.83%) Chordiant
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