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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 100 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 73 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.02% 1.09% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.00% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 17
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 £27,850 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.95%
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
1387 1099 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.31% 36.18% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 932 757 831
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 18 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 18 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 +20 48 £42,500 -3.95% 2
Edinburgh -10 19 £40,000 - 2
Stirling - 4 £62,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
Fife +1 1 £45,000 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 113 (97.41%) Java
2 49 (42.24%) Hibernate
3 44 (37.93%) Oracle
4 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 39 (33.62%) Spring
7 38 (32.76%) HTML
8 36 (31.03%) Web Services
8 36 (31.03%) Relational Database
9 35 (30.17%) CSS
9 35 (30.17%) Maven
10 32 (27.59%) SQL
11 31 (26.72%) JBoss
12 28 (24.14%) OO
13 27 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (22.41%) Jenkins
15 25 (21.55%) Degree
15 25 (21.55%) Finance
16 24 (20.69%) Python
17 23 (19.83%) HTTP
17 23 (19.83%) RDBMS
17 23 (19.83%) Unit Testing
18 22 (18.97%) jQuery
19 21 (18.10%) NoSQL
19 21 (18.10%) MVC
20 20 (17.24%) SOA
21 19 (16.38%) JUnit
21 19 (16.38%) Open Source
22 18 (15.52%) WebSphere
22 18 (15.52%) UNIX

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (15.52%) WebSphere
2 17 (14.66%) CMS
3 12 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.90%) Apache
5 5 (4.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.45%) SAS
7 3 (2.59%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.72%) Drupal
8 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (12.93%) Google Compute Engine
2 8 (6.90%) OpenShift
2 8 (6.90%) Heroku
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) HTTP
2 8 (6.90%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.86%) LDAP
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.03%) Relational Database
2 23 (19.83%) RDBMS
3 21 (18.10%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database
5 11 (9.48%) Big Data
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.31%) MySQL
8 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.72%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (30.17%) Maven
2 26 (22.41%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.38%) JUnit
4 18 (15.52%) Subversion
5 17 (14.66%) Eclipse
6 14 (12.07%) JIRA
7 13 (11.21%) Selenium
8 9 (7.76%) Cucumber
9 8 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (6.90%) EasyMock
10 7 (6.03%) TestNG
10 7 (6.03%) WebDriver
11 6 (5.17%) Hudson
11 6 (5.17%) Ant
12 4 (3.45%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
13 3 (2.59%) Mockito
14 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (1.72%) ClearCase
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Banking
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (56.90%) Developer
2 45 (38.79%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.69%) Architect
4 14 (12.07%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Java Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Junior
8 6 (5.17%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Trainer
9 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Systems Support Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Administrator
11 3 (2.59%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.24%) Hibernate
2 39 (33.62%) Spring
3 38 (32.76%) HTML
4 36 (31.03%) Web Services
5 35 (30.17%) CSS
6 22 (18.97%) jQuery
7 17 (14.66%) J2EE
8 16 (13.79%) JPA
9 14 (12.07%) JSP
9 14 (12.07%) REST
10 12 (10.34%) XML
11 11 (9.48%) JDBC
11 11 (9.48%) HTML5
12 10 (8.62%) Spring MVC
12 10 (8.62%) JSTL
12 10 (8.62%) Servlets
12 10 (8.62%) SOAP
13 9 (7.76%) XSLT
13 9 (7.76%) JSF
13 9 (7.76%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Open Source
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.17%) User Experience
4 6 (5.17%) iPad
4 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.31%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.86%) Physics
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) UNIX
2 15 (12.93%) Linux
3 5 (4.31%) Android
4 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.14%) OO
3 27 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (19.83%) Unit Testing
5 21 (18.10%) MVC
6 20 (17.24%) SOA
7 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
8 16 (13.79%) TDD
9 13 (11.21%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.34%) Integration Testing
10 12 (10.34%) AOP
10 12 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 10 (8.62%) Content Management
12 8 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.90%) Pair Programming
13 7 (6.03%) UML
13 7 (6.03%) Use Case
13 7 (6.03%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.03%) Coaching
14 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 113 (97.41%) Java
2 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.59%) SQL
4 24 (20.69%) Python
5 15 (12.93%) C#
5 15 (12.93%) C++
6 12 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 9 (7.76%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.90%) Perl
9 5 (4.31%) Jython
10 4 (3.45%) Lisp
11 3 (2.59%) Ruby
12 2 (1.72%) Groovy
12 2 (1.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) PhD
3 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) Puppet
1 15 (12.93%) CFEngine
1 15 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (37.93%) Oracle
2 31 (26.72%) JBoss
3 15 (12.93%) Google
4 12 (10.34%) Sybase
5 4 (3.45%) Green Hat
5 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.45%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) IBM
6 2 (1.72%) Informatica
6 2 (1.72%) Perforce
6 2 (1.72%) Alterian
7 1 (0.86%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago