The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 J2EE Developer
Rank 153 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £82,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,180 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.23% -2.05%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 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
Stirling - 7 £28,000 -
Glasgow +6 4 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Edinburgh -11 1 £35,000 - 1
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 12 (85.71%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) Maven
4 10 (71.43%) UNIX
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 9 (64.29%) SDLC
6 8 (57.14%) Server Building
6 8 (57.14%) Big Data
6 8 (57.14%) System Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Mule
6 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
6 8 (57.14%) Ant
6 8 (57.14%) CSS
6 8 (57.14%) MySQL
6 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (57.14%) HTML
6 8 (57.14%) OO
6 8 (57.14%) Apache
6 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
6 8 (57.14%) OOD
6 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
6 8 (57.14%) Subversion
6 8 (57.14%) Content Management
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
1 8 (57.14%) Mule
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) Mule ESB
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
1 8 (57.14%) Big Data
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 8 (57.14%) Ant
3 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
5 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
5 3 (21.43%) Mockito
6 1 (7.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) JAXB
5 3 (21.43%) JSTL
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 2 (14.29%) FpML
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 9 (64.29%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) Server Building
4 8 (57.14%) System Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Content Management
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 8 (57.14%) OOD
5 4 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) XQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 15 days ago