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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 100 140 108
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -32
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 58 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 0.82% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.32% 2.13% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 42
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £48,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
1091 1505 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.92% 38.37% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 685 1058 779
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 May 2015.

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 May 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
Edinburgh +26 28 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Dundee - 14 £43,750 - 6
Glasgow +11 10 £51,500 +21.17%
Aberdeen +21 2 £33,750 -18.18%
Lanarkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 97 (97.98%) Java
2 65 (65.66%) Spring
3 64 (64.65%) Hibernate
4 62 (62.63%) JBoss
5 59 (59.60%) MVC
6 48 (48.48%) Maven
7 47 (47.47%) Oracle
8 45 (45.45%) EJB
8 45 (45.45%) XML
9 44 (44.44%) JMS
10 43 (43.43%) Web Services
11 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (42.42%) JPA
12 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
13 34 (34.34%) Eclipse
13 34 (34.34%) Middleware
13 34 (34.34%) Use Case
14 33 (33.33%) RESTful
14 33 (33.33%) EclipseLink
14 33 (33.33%) WSDL
14 33 (33.33%) XML Schema
14 33 (33.33%) XSD
14 33 (33.33%) JDBC
14 33 (33.33%) RUP
14 33 (33.33%) Unified Process
14 33 (33.33%) TopLink
14 33 (33.33%) AspectJ
15 28 (28.28%) jQuery
16 27 (27.27%) Oracle Database

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 62 (62.63%) JBoss
2 18 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.07%) Apache
5 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) CTI
2 1 (1.01%) NFC
2 1 (1.01%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 26 (26.26%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (25.25%) Relational Database
4 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
5 16 (16.16%) MySQL
6 13 (13.13%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 48 (48.48%) Maven
2 34 (34.34%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.05%) Ant
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (2.02%) JUnit
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA
6 1 (1.01%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.07%) Games
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Finance
5 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (78.79%) Developer
2 68 (68.69%) Java Developer
3 36 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 35 (35.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Architect
6 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Lead Architect
7 8 (8.08%) Java Architect
8 7 (7.07%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.04%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Tester
11 3 (3.03%) Junior
12 2 (2.02%) Graduate
12 2 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (65.66%) Spring
2 64 (64.65%) Hibernate
3 45 (45.45%) EJB
3 45 (45.45%) XML
4 44 (44.44%) JMS
5 43 (43.43%) Web Services
6 42 (42.42%) JPA
7 34 (34.34%) Middleware
8 33 (33.33%) RESTful
8 33 (33.33%) EclipseLink
8 33 (33.33%) WSDL
8 33 (33.33%) XML Schema
8 33 (33.33%) XSD
8 33 (33.33%) JDBC
8 33 (33.33%) TopLink
9 28 (28.28%) jQuery
10 23 (23.23%) Drools
10 23 (23.23%) jBPM
11 18 (18.18%) Spring MVC
11 18 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.02%) Physics
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Equities
5 1 (1.01%) Derivative
5 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) MVC
2 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (34.34%) Use Case
4 33 (33.33%) RUP
4 33 (33.33%) Unified Process
5 24 (24.24%) People Management
6 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 20 (20.20%) OO
8 16 (16.16%) ITSM
9 14 (14.14%) TDD
10 10 (10.10%) OOD
10 10 (10.10%) Service Management
10 10 (10.10%) Scrum
10 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.10%) SDLC
11 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.08%) Web Application Development
12 7 (7.07%) Game Development
13 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (97.98%) Java
2 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
3 33 (33.33%) AspectJ
4 14 (14.14%) SQL
5 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (2.02%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.02%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Oracle
2 3 (3.03%) Sybase
3 2 (2.02%) Sun
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £34999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Technical Development
Posted: 27 days ago