The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 86 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 75 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 1.32% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 3.61% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 24
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,450 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Java EE
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
1384 1108 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.42% 36.50% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 913 766 840
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 £27,500 £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% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 46 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Edinburgh -5 21 £40,000 -
Stirling - 4 £62,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 103 (97.17%) Java
2 43 (40.57%) Oracle
3 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 40 (37.74%) Hibernate
4 38 (35.85%) HTML
5 32 (30.19%) CSS
5 32 (30.19%) JBoss
6 31 (29.25%) Web Services
6 31 (29.25%) Maven
7 29 (27.36%) Spring
8 28 (26.42%) SQL
8 28 (26.42%) Relational Database
9 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
9 26 (24.53%) Degree
9 26 (24.53%) OO
10 24 (22.64%) Finance
11 23 (21.70%) Unit Testing
11 23 (21.70%) Open Source
12 22 (20.75%) jQuery
12 22 (20.75%) JUnit
13 21 (19.81%) Python
14 20 (18.87%) HTTP
14 20 (18.87%) RDBMS
14 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (17.92%) SOA
16 18 (16.98%) Eclipse
16 18 (16.98%) WebSphere
16 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
17 17 (16.04%) J2EE
17 17 (16.04%) UNIX

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.98%) WebSphere
2 12 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (11.32%) CMS
3 8 (7.55%) Apache
4 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.77%) SAS
6 3 (2.83%) Drupal
6 3 (2.83%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.89%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (11.32%) Google Compute Engine
2 8 (7.55%) Heroku
2 8 (7.55%) OpenShift
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.87%) HTTP
2 8 (7.55%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) Relational Database
2 20 (18.87%) RDBMS
3 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
4 15 (14.15%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.66%) Big Data
6 4 (3.77%) MySQL
7 2 (1.89%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Maven
2 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
3 22 (20.75%) JUnit
4 18 (16.98%) Eclipse
5 14 (13.21%) Subversion
6 13 (12.26%) Selenium
7 10 (9.43%) TestNG
7 10 (9.43%) JIRA
8 9 (8.49%) Cucumber
9 8 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (7.55%) EasyMock
10 7 (6.60%) WebDriver
10 7 (6.60%) Ant
11 6 (5.66%) Hudson
12 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.83%) Mockito
13 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
14 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
14 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 4 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (63.21%) Developer
2 46 (43.40%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Architect
4 14 (13.21%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Junior
5 10 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Junior Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Java Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Trainer
9 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Consultant
10 3 (2.83%) Designer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Designer
10 3 (2.83%) Technology Consultant
10 3 (2.83%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.74%) Hibernate
2 38 (35.85%) HTML
3 32 (30.19%) CSS
4 31 (29.25%) Web Services
5 29 (27.36%) Spring
6 22 (20.75%) jQuery
7 17 (16.04%) J2EE
8 15 (14.15%) XML
9 14 (13.21%) REST
10 13 (12.26%) JSP
11 12 (11.32%) JPA
11 12 (11.32%) XSLT
11 12 (11.32%) JSF
12 11 (10.38%) JDBC
13 10 (9.43%) Servlets
14 9 (8.49%) JSTL
14 9 (8.49%) Java SE
14 9 (8.49%) Spring Web Flow
14 9 (8.49%) Spring Integration
14 9 (8.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Open Source
2 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.66%) iPad
4 6 (5.66%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.72%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.94%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) UNIX
2 14 (13.21%) Linux
3 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) OO
2 23 (21.70%) Unit Testing
3 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.92%) SOA
5 17 (16.04%) MVC
5 17 (16.04%) TDD
6 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.32%) Integration Testing
7 12 (11.32%) AOP
7 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.43%) Content Management
9 9 (8.49%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.55%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Use Case
11 7 (6.60%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.60%) UML
12 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 103 (97.17%) Java
2 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 21 (19.81%) Python
5 12 (11.32%) PL/SQL
5 12 (11.32%) C#
5 12 (11.32%) C++
6 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.55%) Perl
8 5 (4.72%) Jython
9 4 (3.77%) Lisp
10 3 (2.83%) Ruby
11 2 (1.89%) PHP
11 2 (1.89%) Groovy
12 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) PhD
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) Puppet
1 12 (11.32%) CFEngine
1 12 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (40.57%) Oracle
2 32 (30.19%) JBoss
3 12 (11.32%) Google
4 8 (7.55%) Sybase
5 4 (3.77%) Adobe
5 4 (3.77%) Green Hat
6 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) Alterian
6 2 (1.89%) Perforce
7 1 (0.94%) Sun
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