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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 92 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 77 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.06% 1.33% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.53% 3.64% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 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 £49,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
1393 1126 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.30% 36.39% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 924 779 843
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +18 47 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Edinburgh -3 22 £40,000 -
Stirling - 4 £62,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 - 1
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 104 (97.20%) Java
2 43 (40.19%) Oracle
3 40 (37.38%) Hibernate
4 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
5 37 (34.58%) HTML
6 32 (29.91%) Web Services
7 31 (28.97%) CSS
7 31 (28.97%) JBoss
7 31 (28.97%) Maven
8 30 (28.04%) Spring
9 29 (27.10%) Relational Database
10 28 (26.17%) SQL
11 26 (24.30%) OO
11 26 (24.30%) Jenkins
11 26 (24.30%) Degree
12 24 (22.43%) Finance
13 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
14 22 (20.56%) jQuery
14 22 (20.56%) Open Source
14 22 (20.56%) Python
15 21 (19.63%) HTTP
15 21 (19.63%) RDBMS
15 21 (19.63%) JUnit
15 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
16 19 (17.76%) SOA
17 18 (16.82%) WebSphere
18 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
18 17 (15.89%) J2EE
18 17 (15.89%) UNIX

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (16.82%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.15%) CMS
3 12 (11.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.48%) Apache
5 5 (4.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.74%) SAS
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.87%) Drupal
8 2 (1.87%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (12.15%) Google Compute Engine
2 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.48%) Heroku
2 8 (7.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.63%) HTTP
2 8 (7.48%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.93%) LDAP
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) Relational Database
2 21 (19.63%) RDBMS
3 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
4 15 (14.02%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.54%) Big Data
6 4 (3.74%) MySQL
7 2 (1.87%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 31 (28.97%) Maven
2 26 (24.30%) Jenkins
3 21 (19.63%) JUnit
4 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
5 14 (13.08%) Subversion
6 13 (12.15%) Selenium
7 10 (9.35%) JIRA
8 9 (8.41%) TestNG
8 9 (8.41%) Cucumber
9 8 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (7.48%) EasyMock
10 7 (6.54%) WebDriver
11 6 (5.61%) Ant
11 6 (5.61%) Hudson
12 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.80%) Mockito
13 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
14 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (1.87%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (61.68%) Developer
2 45 (42.06%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.82%) Architect
4 14 (13.08%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Junior
5 10 (9.35%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Junior Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Trainer
10 4 (3.74%) Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Junior Java Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) WebSphere Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.38%) Hibernate
2 37 (34.58%) HTML
3 32 (29.91%) Web Services
4 31 (28.97%) CSS
5 30 (28.04%) Spring
6 22 (20.56%) jQuery
7 17 (15.89%) J2EE
8 14 (13.08%) XML
8 14 (13.08%) REST
9 13 (12.15%) JSP
10 12 (11.21%) JPA
11 11 (10.28%) JSF
11 11 (10.28%) XSLT
11 11 (10.28%) JDBC
12 10 (9.35%) Servlets
13 9 (8.41%) SOAP
13 9 (8.41%) JSTL
13 9 (8.41%) Java SE
13 9 (8.41%) Spring Integration
13 9 (8.41%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Open Source
2 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.61%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.61%) iPad
5 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.74%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.93%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.89%) UNIX
2 14 (13.08%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Android
3 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) OO
2 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
3 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.76%) SOA
5 17 (15.89%) MVC
6 16 (14.95%) TDD
7 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.21%) AOP
8 12 (11.21%) Integration Testing
8 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.35%) Content Management
9 10 (9.35%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.48%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.54%) Use Case
11 7 (6.54%) UML
11 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.67%) OOP
13 5 (4.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 104 (97.20%) Java
2 39 (36.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.17%) SQL
4 22 (20.56%) Python
5 13 (12.15%) C#
5 13 (12.15%) C++
6 12 (11.21%) PL/SQL
7 9 (8.41%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.48%) Perl
9 5 (4.67%) Jython
10 4 (3.74%) Lisp
11 3 (2.80%) Ruby
12 2 (1.87%) Groovy
12 2 (1.87%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) PhD
3 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.93%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Puppet
1 13 (12.15%) CFEngine
1 13 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (40.19%) Oracle
2 31 (28.97%) JBoss
3 13 (12.15%) Google
4 8 (7.48%) Sybase
5 4 (3.74%) Adobe
5 4 (3.74%) Green Hat
6 2 (1.87%) Informatica
6 2 (1.87%) Perforce
6 2 (1.87%) Alterian
6 2 (1.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Sun
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