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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 118 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 42 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 1.64% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 3.97% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -19.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
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
1200 1437 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.66% 41.38% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 787 935 676
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 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -7 29 £40,000 +7.38% 6
Glasgow +13 7 - -
Aberdeen +15 5 £37,500 +66.66%
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (64.79%) Hibernate
3 41 (57.75%) Spring
4 37 (52.11%) MVC
5 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (43.66%) JBoss
7 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (38.03%) JPA
9 26 (36.62%) Oracle
10 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
10 24 (33.80%) Web Services
10 24 (33.80%) Maven
11 23 (32.39%) EJB
12 22 (30.99%) JMS
13 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
13 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
14 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
15 17 (23.94%) XML
16 16 (22.54%) OO
16 16 (22.54%) Middleware
17 15 (21.13%) Eclipse
17 15 (21.13%) RUP
17 15 (21.13%) WSDL
17 15 (21.13%) XML Schema
17 15 (21.13%) XSD
17 15 (21.13%) JDBC
17 15 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (21.13%) Unified Process
17 15 (21.13%) TopLink
17 15 (21.13%) AspectJ

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 31 (43.66%) JBoss
2 14 (19.72%) WebSphere
3 9 (12.68%) CMS
4 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
5 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.41%) Mule
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Google Compute Engine
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.82%) Heroku
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) CTI
2 1 (1.41%) SMTP
2 1 (1.41%) SNMP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
1 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
2 15 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.90%) RDBMS
4 10 (14.08%) Big Data
5 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
6 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.82%) MySQL
8 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Maven
2 15 (21.13%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 7 (9.86%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 40 (56.34%) Java Developer
3 23 (32.39%) Architect
4 18 (25.35%) Senior Developer
4 18 (25.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Java Architect
6 9 (12.68%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Lead Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
11 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.82%) Junior
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Java Architect
12 1 (1.41%) Java Software Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) Hibernate
2 41 (57.75%) Spring
3 27 (38.03%) JPA
4 24 (33.80%) Web Services
5 23 (32.39%) EJB
6 22 (30.99%) JMS
7 17 (23.94%) XML
8 16 (22.54%) Middleware
9 15 (21.13%) WSDL
9 15 (21.13%) XML Schema
9 15 (21.13%) XSD
9 15 (21.13%) JDBC
9 15 (21.13%) TopLink
9 15 (21.13%) RESTful
10 14 (19.72%) jQuery
10 14 (19.72%) Spring MVC
10 14 (19.72%) CSS
11 12 (16.90%) HTML
12 9 (12.68%) JSP
13 8 (11.27%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Derivative
4 1 (1.41%) Equities
4 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) UNIX
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) MVC
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
5 16 (22.54%) OO
6 15 (21.13%) RUP
6 15 (21.13%) Unified Process
6 15 (21.13%) Use Case
7 12 (16.90%) ITSM
8 11 (15.49%) OOD
9 9 (12.68%) DevOps
9 9 (12.68%) TOGAF
9 9 (12.68%) SOA
10 8 (11.27%) People Management
10 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.45%) Service Management
12 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.04%) Coaching
14 4 (5.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) AspectJ
4 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) C#
6 7 (9.86%) Python
7 6 (8.45%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.41%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) CFEngine
1 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) OpenView
2 1 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) Sybase
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.45%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) Lotus
5 1 (1.41%) Sun
5 1 (1.41%) HP
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