The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 128 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 46 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.52% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 3.78% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 24
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1544 1269 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 40.09% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 752 1007
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java EE
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Scotland region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Scotland

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java EE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 37 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Glasgow -33 4 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Aberdeen +3 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 79 (94.05%) Java
2 52 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 41 (48.81%) Hibernate
4 35 (41.67%) Spring
4 35 (41.67%) HTML
5 33 (39.29%) SOA
6 32 (38.10%) XML
7 30 (35.71%) Eclipse
8 29 (34.52%) Open Source
9 28 (33.33%) JBoss
10 27 (32.14%) XSLT
11 26 (30.95%) JUnit
11 26 (30.95%) JSF
12 23 (27.38%) CSS
13 22 (26.19%) J2EE
13 22 (26.19%) Ajax
14 21 (25.00%) TDD
15 20 (23.81%) Degree
15 20 (23.81%) SQL
16 19 (22.62%) Middleware
16 19 (22.62%) BPMN
16 19 (22.62%) TestNG
17 18 (21.43%) Drupal
17 18 (21.43%) jBPM
17 18 (21.43%) Workflow
17 18 (21.43%) OO
18 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (20.24%) Drools
19 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
19 16 (19.05%) Maven

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (21.43%) Drupal
2 8 (9.52%) SAS
3 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.57%) CMS
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) LDAP
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 26 (30.95%) JUnit
3 19 (22.62%) TestNG
4 16 (19.05%) Maven
5 9 (10.71%) Ant
6 3 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.19%) Subversion
8 1 (1.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 12 (14.29%) Games
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Local Government
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (71.43%) Developer
2 50 (59.52%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Junior
7 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Junior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.38%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.19%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (48.81%) Hibernate
2 35 (41.67%) Spring
2 35 (41.67%) HTML
3 32 (38.10%) XML
4 27 (32.14%) XSLT
5 26 (30.95%) JSF
6 23 (27.38%) CSS
7 22 (26.19%) J2EE
7 22 (26.19%) Ajax
8 19 (22.62%) Middleware
9 18 (21.43%) jBPM
10 17 (20.24%) Drools
11 16 (19.05%) RichFaces
12 15 (17.86%) JSP
13 11 (13.10%) JAAS
13 11 (13.10%) JNDI
14 9 (10.71%) JPA
14 9 (10.71%) Servlets
14 9 (10.71%) Web Services
15 7 (8.33%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Open Source
2 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (3.57%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) SOA
2 21 (25.00%) TDD
3 19 (22.62%) BPMN
4 18 (21.43%) OO
4 18 (21.43%) Workflow
5 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) Web Development
10 3 (3.57%) Refactoring
10 3 (3.57%) Content Management
10 3 (3.57%) MVC
10 3 (3.57%) UML
10 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.38%) OOP
11 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.38%) Project Management
12 1 (1.19%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 79 (94.05%) Java
2 52 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.81%) SQL
4 11 (13.10%) Perl
5 10 (11.90%) Python
6 8 (9.52%) Lisp
6 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.57%) Jython
8 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) PhD
3 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) JBoss
2 15 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) IBM
3 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.57%) Alterian
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