The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 159 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.032% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Senior 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
3461 2926 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.40% 94.60% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1929 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 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
Edinburgh - 8 £36,500 - 3
Glasgow 0 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Fife - 2 £41,250 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
4 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
5 12 (70.59%) UNIX
5 12 (70.59%) AIX
5 12 (70.59%) Linux
5 12 (70.59%) XML
5 12 (70.59%) QA
6 11 (64.71%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Banking
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 3 (17.65%) JBoss
11 2 (11.76%) OO
11 2 (11.76%) Oracle
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
12 1 (5.88%) HTML5
12 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
12 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
12 1 (5.88%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Ingres
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) JDBC
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
1 12 (70.59%) AIX
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago