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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 103 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 57 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 1.32% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 3.41% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £26,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +1.82%
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
1237 1494 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.77% 38.81% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1000 710
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +1 38 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Glasgow +16 12 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Aberdeen +17 4 £37,500 +66.66%
Lanarkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (98.61%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Hibernate
3 47 (65.28%) JBoss
3 47 (65.28%) MVC
4 42 (58.33%) Spring
5 36 (50.00%) JPA
6 34 (47.22%) Oracle
7 33 (45.83%) EJB
8 32 (44.44%) JMS
9 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (41.67%) Maven
10 29 (40.28%) Web Services
11 27 (37.50%) XML
12 26 (36.11%) Eclipse
12 26 (36.11%) Middleware
12 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
13 25 (34.72%) JDBC
13 25 (34.72%) XSD
13 25 (34.72%) RUP
13 25 (34.72%) WSDL
13 25 (34.72%) XML Schema
13 25 (34.72%) Unified Process
13 25 (34.72%) TopLink
13 25 (34.72%) AspectJ
13 25 (34.72%) Use Case
13 25 (34.72%) RESTful
14 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
14 19 (26.39%) OO
14 19 (26.39%) PostgreSQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 47 (65.28%) JBoss
2 16 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.94%) Apache
5 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Mule
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Heroku
1 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.39%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) SMTP
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) SNMP
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.39%) CTI
1 1 (1.39%) RFID
1 1 (1.39%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
1 19 (26.39%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Maven
2 26 (36.11%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 4 (5.56%) JIRA
5 3 (4.17%) Ant
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Legal
1 2 (2.78%) Banking
1 2 (2.78%) Retail
1 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 49 (68.06%) Java Developer
3 28 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 28 (38.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Java Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Lead Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Lead Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Junior
9 3 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.78%) Junior Test Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.78%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Graduate
11 1 (1.39%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) Hibernate
2 42 (58.33%) Spring
3 36 (50.00%) JPA
4 33 (45.83%) EJB
5 32 (44.44%) JMS
6 29 (40.28%) Web Services
7 27 (37.50%) XML
8 26 (36.11%) Middleware
9 25 (34.72%) WSDL
9 25 (34.72%) XML Schema
9 25 (34.72%) XSD
9 25 (34.72%) JDBC
9 25 (34.72%) RESTful
9 25 (34.72%) TopLink
10 17 (23.61%) jQuery
11 15 (20.83%) jBPM
11 15 (20.83%) Drools
12 14 (19.44%) HTML
13 13 (18.06%) CSS
14 12 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
4 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Equities
4 1 (1.39%) Derivative
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) MVC
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (34.72%) Use Case
4 25 (34.72%) Unified Process
4 25 (34.72%) RUP
5 19 (26.39%) OO
5 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.83%) People Management
7 14 (19.44%) ITSM
8 11 (15.28%) OOD
9 8 (11.11%) Service Management
9 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.56%) Scrum
12 3 (4.17%) Business Development
12 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.78%) Kanban
13 2 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.72%) AspectJ
3 9 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.39%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) OpenView
1 1 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Sybase
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) Sun
3 1 (1.39%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) Lotus
3 1 (1.39%) Google
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