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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 118 94 120
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 47 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 2.04% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 5.43% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £48,450 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1183 1382 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 37.56% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 724 907 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 August 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 August 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
Glasgow -20 20 £51,500 +21.17% 3
Edinburgh -9 17 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Dundee - 10 £44,000 - 2
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 102 (98.08%) Java
2 62 (59.62%) Oracle
3 59 (56.73%) Spring
4 58 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
5 55 (52.88%) XML
6 53 (50.96%) Relational Database
7 51 (49.04%) JBoss
8 47 (45.19%) Hibernate
8 47 (45.19%) jQuery
9 41 (39.42%) MVC
9 41 (39.42%) Maven
9 41 (39.42%) EJB
9 41 (39.42%) CSS
10 39 (37.50%) Oracle Database
11 38 (36.54%) Web Services
11 38 (36.54%) Computer Science
12 37 (35.58%) JMS
12 37 (35.58%) RDBMS
13 35 (33.65%) Middleware
13 35 (33.65%) SQL
14 34 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (29.81%) SDLC
16 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
17 29 (27.88%) MySQL
18 28 (26.92%) Linux
18 28 (26.92%) HTML
18 28 (26.92%) Degree
19 27 (25.96%) J2EE
20 26 (25.00%) Scrum

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (49.04%) JBoss
2 19 (18.27%) WebLogic
3 17 (16.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (16.35%) WebSphere
4 14 (13.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (5.77%) Apache
6 3 (2.88%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) CTI
2 1 (0.96%) RFID
2 1 (0.96%) NFC
2 1 (0.96%) VoIP
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (50.96%) Relational Database
2 39 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 37 (35.58%) RDBMS
4 29 (27.88%) MySQL
5 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
5 21 (20.19%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 41 (39.42%) Maven
2 22 (21.15%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.81%) Ant
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
4 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
6 2 (1.92%) JIRA
6 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.96%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (9.62%) Games
2 4 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (53.85%) Developer
2 46 (44.23%) Java Developer
3 23 (22.12%) Senior Developer
4 22 (21.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (16.35%) Designer
5 17 (16.35%) Lead Designer
6 14 (13.46%) SOA Designer
7 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Tester
8 9 (8.65%) Technical Leader
9 8 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Automation Tester
9 8 (7.69%) Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Automation Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Test Engineer
12 4 (3.85%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (56.73%) Spring
2 55 (52.88%) XML
3 47 (45.19%) jQuery
3 47 (45.19%) Hibernate
4 41 (39.42%) EJB
4 41 (39.42%) CSS
5 38 (36.54%) Web Services
6 37 (35.58%) JMS
7 35 (33.65%) Middleware
8 28 (26.92%) HTML
9 27 (25.96%) J2EE
10 26 (25.00%) JPA
11 24 (23.08%) Servlets
12 21 (20.19%) XSD
12 21 (20.19%) JDBC
12 21 (20.19%) JSP
12 21 (20.19%) TopLink
12 21 (20.19%) WSDL
12 21 (20.19%) XML Schema
12 21 (20.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.27%) Mathematics
3 15 (14.42%) Physics
4 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) User Experience
5 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.96%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
2 8 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (39.42%) MVC
3 34 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (29.81%) SDLC
5 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
6 26 (25.00%) Use Case
6 26 (25.00%) Scrum
7 22 (21.15%) SOA
7 22 (21.15%) TDD
7 22 (21.15%) People Management
8 21 (20.19%) RUP
8 21 (20.19%) Unified Process
9 18 (17.31%) OO
9 18 (17.31%) Performance Testing
10 17 (16.35%) ITSM
10 17 (16.35%) Service Management
11 13 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (11.54%) Web Application Development
13 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.69%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (98.08%) Java
2 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.65%) SQL
4 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
4 21 (20.19%) AspectJ
5 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.81%) C++
6 4 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (2.88%) VB
7 3 (2.88%) Jython
7 3 (2.88%) Groovy
8 2 (1.92%) Ruby
8 2 (1.92%) Python
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Perl
9 1 (0.96%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) ISEB
2 1 (0.96%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.96%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (59.62%) Oracle
2 3 (2.88%) Sybase
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.96%) Sun
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