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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 93 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -19
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 79 101 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.18% 3.27% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 9.04% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 61 97
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1403 1117 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.67% 36.11% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 934 769 830
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
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
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -22 40 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Edinburgh -7 27 £40,000 - 7
Stirling - 7 £62,500 -
Fife +2 2 £41,250 - 1
Aberdeen +3 1 £43,500 +33.84% 1
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 172 (95.03%) Java
2 97 (53.59%) Spring
3 91 (50.28%) Finance
4 83 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (45.30%) Oracle
6 79 (43.65%) XML
7 76 (41.99%) Hibernate
8 75 (41.44%) SQL
9 65 (35.91%) HTML
10 60 (33.15%) JavaScript
11 51 (28.18%) PL/SQL
12 48 (26.52%) Linux
12 48 (26.52%) OO
13 43 (23.76%) UNIX
14 40 (22.10%) CSS
15 36 (19.89%) Struts
16 35 (19.34%) jQuery
17 33 (18.23%) Web Services
18 32 (17.68%) JUnit
19 31 (17.13%) XSLT
19 31 (17.13%) Relational Database
20 30 (16.57%) Servlets
20 30 (16.57%) Banking
21 29 (16.02%) Tomcat
22 27 (14.92%) Unit Testing
22 27 (14.92%) Software Engineering
23 26 (14.36%) Degree
24 25 (13.81%) WebSphere
25 24 (13.26%) WebLogic
25 24 (13.26%) MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (16.02%) Tomcat
2 25 (13.81%) WebSphere
3 24 (13.26%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.87%) CMS
5 5 (2.76%) Apache
6 4 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.21%) IIS
6 4 (2.21%) nginx
6 4 (2.21%) Jetty
7 3 (1.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.10%) Mule
8 2 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.55%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.55%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.21%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.97%) HTTP
2 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.21%) DNS
2 4 (2.21%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.21%) DHCP
2 4 (2.21%) FTP
2 4 (2.21%) Internet
2 4 (2.21%) IPsec
3 3 (1.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) CTI
4 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.13%) Relational Database
2 22 (12.15%) Oracle Database
3 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.84%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.63%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.97%) MySQL
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.21%) DB2
9 3 (1.66%) MarkLogic
9 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.10%) Big Data
10 2 (1.10%) KDB
10 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.55%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.55%) Ingres
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 32 (17.68%) JUnit
2 23 (12.71%) Eclipse
3 19 (10.50%) Maven
4 17 (9.39%) Subversion
5 12 (6.63%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.97%) Ant
7 7 (3.87%) Mockito
8 4 (2.21%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.21%) JIRA
8 4 (2.21%) Selenium
9 3 (1.66%) Hudson
10 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.55%) MagicDraw
11 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 91 (50.28%) Finance
2 30 (16.57%) Banking
3 12 (6.63%) Games
4 7 (3.87%) Front Office
5 6 (3.31%) Legal
5 6 (3.31%) Retail
6 5 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.76%) German Language
7 4 (2.21%) Italian Language
7 4 (2.21%) Turkish Language
8 2 (1.10%) Billing
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.55%) French Language
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 150 (82.87%) Developer
2 97 (53.59%) Java Developer
3 51 (28.18%) Senior Developer
4 48 (26.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (16.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 21 (11.60%) J2EE Developer
7 17 (9.39%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.63%) Flash Developer
9 12 (6.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 10 (5.52%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.42%) Programmer
11 8 (4.42%) Java Web Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
13 5 (2.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.76%) Java Programmer
13 5 (2.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
14 4 (2.21%) Junior Developer
14 4 (2.21%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (53.59%) Spring
2 79 (43.65%) XML
3 76 (41.99%) Hibernate
4 65 (35.91%) HTML
5 40 (22.10%) CSS
6 36 (19.89%) Struts
7 35 (19.34%) jQuery
8 33 (18.23%) Web Services
9 31 (17.13%) XSLT
10 30 (16.57%) Servlets
11 21 (11.60%) JMS
11 21 (11.60%) Spring MVC
12 20 (11.05%) Struts2
12 20 (11.05%) REST
13 18 (9.94%) JPA
13 18 (9.94%) JSF
14 17 (9.39%) Java EE
15 14 (7.73%) JSP
16 13 (7.18%) SOAP
16 13 (7.18%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.63%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.63%) Mathematics
3 9 (4.97%) Open Source
4 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.76%) User Experience
6 4 (2.21%) Blog
6 4 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) GIS
7 2 (1.10%) Equities
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.52%) Linux
2 43 (23.76%) UNIX
3 16 (8.84%) AIX
4 8 (4.42%) Windows
5 5 (2.76%) Solaris
5 5 (2.76%) Android
6 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.52%) OO
3 27 (14.92%) Software Engineering
3 27 (14.92%) Unit Testing
4 24 (13.26%) MVC
5 22 (12.15%) Project Management
6 18 (9.94%) UML
7 16 (8.84%) SOA
7 16 (8.84%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.84%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (7.18%) Web Development
10 12 (6.63%) Automated Testing
10 12 (6.63%) Scrum
10 12 (6.63%) Multithreading
11 11 (6.08%) Data Modelling
12 10 (5.52%) E-business
13 9 (4.97%) OOD
13 9 (4.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (95.03%) Java
2 75 (41.44%) SQL
3 60 (33.15%) JavaScript
4 51 (28.18%) PL/SQL
5 18 (9.94%) C#
6 12 (6.63%) C++
6 12 (6.63%) Python
7 11 (6.08%) Scala
8 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.87%) Perl
9 5 (2.76%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.21%) Groovy
10 4 (2.21%) Ruby
11 2 (1.10%) XPath
11 2 (1.10%) XQuery
11 2 (1.10%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) VB
12 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (14.36%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.55%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Xen
1 4 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Puppet
1 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.21%) Ansible
2 3 (1.66%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 82 (45.30%) Oracle
2 14 (7.73%) JBoss
3 13 (7.18%) Adobe
4 6 (3.31%) Sybase
5 5 (2.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.76%) Google
6 4 (2.21%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.21%) IBM
6 4 (2.21%) VMware
7 2 (1.10%) ESRI
7 2 (1.10%) Perforce
7 2 (1.10%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.55%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.55%) Pega
8 1 (0.55%) webMethods
8 1 (0.55%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.55%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.55%) BEA
8 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.55%) Cognos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kirkcaldy, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago