The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 163 133 135
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 10 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 21
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3140 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.73% 95.41% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2079 2080
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Scotland region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Edinburgh -17 5 - -
Glasgow -13 3 £82,500 +94.11% 1
Fife - 2 £41,250 -
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
3 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) JBoss
7 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) UNIX
8 6 (25.00%) XSLT
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 6 (25.00%) Servlets
8 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (20.83%) QA
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Struts2
9 5 (20.83%) Struts
9 5 (20.83%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) AIX
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
3 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) XSLT
6 6 (25.00%) Servlets
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (20.83%) Struts2
7 5 (20.83%) Struts
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) Middleware
9 2 (8.33%) RichFaces
9 2 (8.33%) Ajax
10 1 (4.17%) J2SE
10 1 (4.17%) JDBC
10 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) AIX
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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