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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 160 159 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.21% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.23% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 13
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 19 December 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 -5 2 £36,500 -23.15%
Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) UNIX
4 11 (61.11%) XML
4 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
4 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) AIX
5 10 (55.56%) Linux
5 10 (55.56%) QA
6 8 (44.44%) Retail
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (16.67%) JBoss
11 2 (11.11%) Spring
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) Ant
11 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
11 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 1 (5.56%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.56%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Ingres
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Raphaël
5 1 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) UNIX
2 10 (55.56%) AIX
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) OpenLink