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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 98 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 69 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.90% 1.40% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 3.74% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 39
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 £33,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
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
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 43 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Edinburgh -17 22 £40,000 +3.22% 2
West Lothian - 2 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +11 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Fife - 1 £45,000 - 1
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 109 (97.32%) Java
2 54 (48.21%) JavaScript
3 51 (45.54%) Hibernate
4 46 (41.07%) HTML
5 45 (40.18%) JBoss
6 37 (33.04%) CSS
6 37 (33.04%) Oracle
7 36 (32.14%) Open Source
8 35 (31.25%) SOA
8 35 (31.25%) Maven
9 32 (28.57%) Spring
10 31 (27.68%) JUnit
11 30 (26.79%) Eclipse
12 29 (25.89%) TDD
13 27 (24.11%) SQL
13 27 (24.11%) XML
13 27 (24.11%) Degree
14 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
14 25 (22.32%) OO
14 25 (22.32%) JSF
15 24 (21.43%) XSLT
15 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (20.54%) Unit Testing
17 21 (18.75%) TestNG
17 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
18 20 (17.86%) Web Services
18 20 (17.86%) Finance
19 19 (16.96%) jQuery
20 17 (15.18%) Middleware
21 16 (14.29%) HTTP

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (13.39%) Drupal
2 14 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.71%) CMS
4 10 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (7.14%) Apache
6 4 (3.57%) SAS
7 3 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) OpenShift
1 6 (5.36%) Google Compute Engine
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) HTTP
2 11 (9.82%) LDAP
3 8 (7.14%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
2 13 (11.61%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.25%) MySQL
5 6 (5.36%) Big Data
6 2 (1.79%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Maven
2 31 (27.68%) JUnit
3 30 (26.79%) Eclipse
4 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
5 21 (18.75%) TestNG
6 12 (10.71%) Ant
7 11 (9.82%) Subversion
8 10 (8.93%) Selenium
9 9 (8.04%) Cucumber
10 8 (7.14%) EasyMock
10 8 (7.14%) JIRA
11 7 (6.25%) WebDriver
12 6 (5.36%) Hudson
12 6 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (3.57%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
14 2 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
15 1 (0.89%) Selenium IDE
15 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
15 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.57%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Local Government
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (70.54%) Developer
2 61 (54.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.82%) Senior Developer
3 11 (9.82%) Architect
3 11 (9.82%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Web Developer
5 8 (7.14%) Junior
6 6 (5.36%) Junior Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (4.46%) Trainer
8 4 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.57%) Consultant
8 4 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (3.57%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
8 4 (3.57%) Server Administrator
8 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.68%) Technology Consultant
9 3 (2.68%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.54%) Hibernate
2 46 (41.07%) HTML
3 37 (33.04%) CSS
4 32 (28.57%) Spring
5 27 (24.11%) XML
6 25 (22.32%) JSF
7 24 (21.43%) XSLT
8 20 (17.86%) Web Services
9 19 (16.96%) jQuery
10 17 (15.18%) Middleware
11 16 (14.29%) J2EE
11 16 (14.29%) Ajax
12 15 (13.39%) RichFaces
12 15 (13.39%) JSP
13 14 (12.50%) jBPM
13 14 (12.50%) Drools
14 12 (10.71%) Servlets
14 12 (10.71%) JPA
15 11 (9.82%) JNDI
15 11 (9.82%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.14%) Open Source
2 11 (9.82%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.36%) iPad
4 6 (5.36%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.46%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.39%) UNIX
2 14 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) SOA
2 29 (25.89%) TDD
3 25 (22.32%) OO
4 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (20.54%) Unit Testing
6 16 (14.29%) BPMN
7 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
7 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.39%) Workflow
8 14 (12.50%) MVC
9 9 (8.04%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.04%) Content Management
9 9 (8.04%) AOP
10 8 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.25%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.46%) OOP
13 5 (4.46%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 109 (97.32%) Java
2 54 (48.21%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.11%) SQL
4 13 (11.61%) Python
5 12 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.14%) Perl
6 8 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.36%) Jython
7 6 (5.36%) C#
7 6 (5.36%) C++
8 4 (3.57%) Lisp
9 3 (2.68%) Ruby
10 2 (1.79%) PHP
10 2 (1.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) PhD
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.89%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Puppet
1 6 (5.36%) CFEngine
1 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 45 (40.18%) JBoss
2 37 (33.04%) Oracle
3 6 (5.36%) Google
3 6 (5.36%) Sybase
4 4 (3.57%) Green Hat
5 3 (2.68%) IBM
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe
6 2 (1.79%) Informatica
7 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.89%) Sun
7 1 (0.89%) Alterian
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