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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 64 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -29
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 81 128 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.58% 3.25% 5.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 8.49% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 90
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
1171 1507 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.34% 38.23% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1046 746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -16 32 £55,000 +30.17% 5
Edinburgh -6 30 £46,375 +32.50% 4
Stirling +1 10 £52,500 +20.68%
Dundee +6 5 £42,500 - 1
Highlands - 2 £53,750 - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £29,500 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (70.68%) Spring
3 67 (50.38%) Hibernate
4 63 (47.37%) Finance
5 59 (44.36%) Oracle
6 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (30.83%) UNIX
8 39 (29.32%) SQL
9 37 (27.82%) Web Services
10 34 (25.56%) Software Engineering
11 33 (24.81%) XML
12 31 (23.31%) HTML
13 30 (22.56%) Linux
13 30 (22.56%) OO
14 29 (21.80%) Servlets
14 29 (21.80%) JUnit
15 28 (21.05%) Banking
16 25 (18.80%) Open Source
17 24 (18.05%) JBoss
17 24 (18.05%) SOA
18 22 (16.54%) Tomcat
18 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.54%) Subversion
19 21 (15.79%) TDD
19 21 (15.79%) PL/SQL
20 20 (15.04%) MVC
20 20 (15.04%) Maven
20 20 (15.04%) Unit Testing
21 18 (13.53%) Degree
22 17 (12.78%) SOAP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (18.05%) JBoss
2 22 (16.54%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.52%) Apache
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (4.51%) Mule
5 5 (3.76%) CMS
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.50%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.50%) GemFire
8 2 (1.50%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) HTTP
1 4 (3.01%) DNS
2 3 (2.26%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.77%) DataStage
3 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.77%) MySQL
5 8 (6.02%) JasperReports
6 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.51%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.75%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (21.80%) JUnit
2 22 (16.54%) Subversion
3 20 (15.04%) Maven
4 10 (7.52%) Eclipse
4 10 (7.52%) Ant
5 7 (5.26%) JIRA
5 7 (5.26%) FishEye
6 6 (4.51%) Flash Builder
7 4 (3.01%) Selenium
8 3 (2.26%) Mockito
8 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.50%) HttpUnit
9 2 (1.50%) JMeter
10 1 (0.75%) NUnit
10 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
General
1 63 (47.37%) Finance
2 28 (21.05%) Banking
3 15 (11.28%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) Advertising
5 7 (5.26%) Legal
6 5 (3.76%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (60.90%) Developer
2 48 (36.09%) Java Developer
3 29 (21.80%) Senior Developer
4 22 (16.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.28%) Architect
6 15 (11.28%) AWS Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Java Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Java Technical Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Consultant
10 5 (3.76%) Development Specialist
10 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Database Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.01%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (70.68%) Spring
2 67 (50.38%) Hibernate
3 37 (27.82%) Web Services
4 33 (24.81%) XML
5 31 (23.31%) HTML
6 29 (21.80%) Servlets
7 17 (12.78%) SOAP
7 17 (12.78%) CSS
8 16 (12.03%) JMS
8 16 (12.03%) Middleware
9 15 (11.28%) Struts
9 15 (11.28%) HTML5
9 15 (11.28%) REST
10 13 (9.77%) JPA
11 12 (9.02%) JSF
12 11 (8.27%) .NET
12 11 (8.27%) Spring Integration
12 11 (8.27%) jQuery
13 10 (7.52%) JSP
14 9 (6.77%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Open Source
2 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.76%) Equities
3 5 (3.76%) Fixed Income
3 5 (3.76%) Derivative
3 5 (3.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.01%) Wiki
4 4 (3.01%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.26%) RIA
6 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.83%) UNIX
2 30 (22.56%) Linux
3 8 (6.02%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.56%) Software Engineering
3 30 (22.56%) OO
4 24 (18.05%) SOA
5 21 (15.79%) TDD
6 20 (15.04%) MVC
6 20 (15.04%) Unit Testing
7 16 (12.03%) UML
8 13 (9.77%) Scrum
9 12 (9.02%) Multithreading
9 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.02%) Content Management
10 8 (6.02%) OOD
11 7 (5.26%) E-business
11 7 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.51%) Web Development
13 5 (3.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (29.32%) SQL
3 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 13 (9.77%) Python
6 10 (7.52%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.77%) C#
8 4 (3.01%) PHP
9 3 (2.26%) Ruby
10 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.50%) C
10 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.50%) MOM
3 1 (0.75%) Control-M
3 1 (0.75%) Foglight
Vendors
1 59 (44.36%) Oracle
2 10 (7.52%) Misys
3 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Apple
4 8 (6.02%) IBM
5 4 (3.01%) GoldenSource
5 4 (3.01%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.01%) Sybase
6 3 (2.26%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.75%) Hyland
7 1 (0.75%) Alterian
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £34999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £36,500 to £53,000 per annum Bonus + Award Winning Benefits Sche
Posted: 3 days ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Perth & Kinross
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago