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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 123 80 44
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -36
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 39 93 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 2.86% 4.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 6.93% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 62 112
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
1226 1342 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.41% 41.20% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 892 864 820
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 December 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 December 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
Edinburgh -27 16 £38,000 -15.55% 8
Glasgow -29 10 £50,000 -
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Dundee +14 3 £31,000 -31.11% 1
West Lothian -4 2 - -
Aberdeen +7 1 £39,000 +15.55%
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 58 (49.15%) Spring
3 57 (48.31%) Finance
4 54 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (44.92%) Hibernate
6 52 (44.07%) Oracle
7 50 (42.37%) SQL
8 48 (40.68%) XML
9 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
10 38 (32.20%) PL/SQL
11 37 (31.36%) Linux
12 36 (30.51%) UNIX
12 36 (30.51%) CSS
13 35 (29.66%) HTML
14 29 (24.58%) Banking
15 28 (23.73%) OO
16 25 (21.19%) Tomcat
17 24 (20.34%) Degree
18 22 (18.64%) REST
19 21 (17.80%) Servlets
19 21 (17.80%) JUnit
19 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
20 19 (16.10%) Project Management
20 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
21 17 (14.41%) C#
22 16 (13.56%) SQL Server
22 16 (13.56%) Maven
22 16 (13.56%) QA
22 16 (13.56%) Web Services
23 15 (12.71%) XSLT

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (21.19%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
3 13 (11.02%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.63%) JBoss
5 6 (5.08%) Apache
5 6 (5.08%) CMS
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.39%) Jetty
7 4 (3.39%) IIS
7 4 (3.39%) nginx
8 2 (1.69%) GemFire
8 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.69%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.69%) Mule
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.85%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.39%) Google App Engine
1 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) DHCP
1 4 (3.39%) FTP
1 4 (3.39%) HTTP
1 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.39%) DNS
1 4 (3.39%) IPsec
2 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.71%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.78%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.54%) DataStage
7 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.54%) MySQL
7 3 (2.54%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.69%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.85%) Ingres
9 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) JUnit
2 16 (13.56%) Maven
3 10 (8.47%) Subversion
4 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.08%) Ant
5 6 (5.08%) JIRA
6 5 (4.24%) Selenium
6 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.39%) Mockito
8 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.54%) FishEye
9 2 (1.69%) Hudson
10 1 (0.85%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) MagicDraw
10 1 (0.85%) Toad
10 1 (0.85%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.85%) JMeter
10 1 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 57 (48.31%) Finance
2 29 (24.58%) Banking
3 15 (12.71%) Retail
4 12 (10.17%) Games
5 7 (5.93%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.39%) German Language
6 4 (3.39%) Italian Language
6 4 (3.39%) Turkish Language
7 2 (1.69%) Front Office
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (77.97%) Developer
2 50 (42.37%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.95%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (15.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (11.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (10.17%) Flash Developer
6 12 (10.17%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.47%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Java Web Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Database Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Development Specialist
11 4 (3.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (49.15%) Spring
2 53 (44.92%) Hibernate
3 48 (40.68%) XML
4 36 (30.51%) CSS
5 35 (29.66%) HTML
6 22 (18.64%) REST
7 21 (17.80%) Servlets
8 16 (13.56%) Web Services
9 15 (12.71%) XSLT
10 14 (11.86%) Struts
10 14 (11.86%) Java EE
10 14 (11.86%) Apache Flex
11 13 (11.02%) WPF
11 13 (11.02%) jQuery
11 13 (11.02%) JPA
11 13 (11.02%) JMS
12 12 (10.17%) Lucene
12 12 (10.17%) Flash
12 12 (10.17%) BlazeDS
12 12 (10.17%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.02%) Mathematics
3 12 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.32%) Open Source
5 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.08%) User Experience
7 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.39%) Blog
9 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.69%) Equities
10 2 (1.69%) Derivative
11 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.85%) Social Media
11 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.36%) Linux
2 36 (30.51%) UNIX
3 11 (9.32%) AIX
4 7 (5.93%) Windows
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) OO
3 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
4 19 (16.10%) Project Management
4 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
5 13 (11.02%) TDD
6 12 (10.17%) Scrum
6 12 (10.17%) Automated Testing
7 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.47%) Waterfall
8 10 (8.47%) Web Development
8 10 (8.47%) UML
8 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.93%) MVC
9 7 (5.93%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (5.93%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.93%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.93%) Web Application Development
10 6 (5.08%) Coaching
10 6 (5.08%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 50 (42.37%) SQL
3 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 38 (32.20%) PL/SQL
5 17 (14.41%) C#
6 6 (5.08%) Python
7 5 (4.24%) ActionScript
8 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.69%) Ruby
9 2 (1.69%) C++
9 2 (1.69%) Perl
9 2 (1.69%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) Clojure
10 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.85%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Xen
1 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.39%) Puppet
2 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.39%) Ansible
3 2 (1.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (44.07%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) Adobe
3 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.39%) VMware
4 4 (3.39%) Google
4 4 (3.39%) Sybase
5 3 (2.54%) Apple
6 2 (1.69%) IBM
6 2 (1.69%) Perforce
6 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.69%) Misys
7 1 (0.85%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.85%) Informatica
7 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.85%) OpenLink
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