Period
to 23 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 113 93
Rank change year-on-year -12 -20 +14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 30 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.86% 1.20% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 3.96% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 37
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,500 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.00% +11.73% +11.88%
10th Percentile £29,150 £35,900 £31,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £70,000 £54,250
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% +5.88%

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 965 757 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.86% 30.37% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 603 514 625
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £56,550
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Edinburgh

J2EE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for J2EE in Edinburgh

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
3 16 (72.73%) Spring
4 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) Open Source
6 11 (50.00%) Maven
6 11 (50.00%) Subversion
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle
7 10 (45.45%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) Apache
8 9 (40.91%) Ant
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
8 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
8 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
8 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
9 8 (36.36%) CMS
9 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (36.36%) Alterian
9 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) Web Services
10 7 (31.82%) XML
10 7 (31.82%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Solaris
10 7 (31.82%) SQL
10 7 (31.82%) SOAP
10 7 (31.82%) PHP
10 7 (31.82%) MySQL
10 7 (31.82%) Ruby

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 8 (36.36%) CMS
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (31.82%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Maven
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
2 9 (40.91%) Ant
2 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) HttpUnit
3 6 (27.27%) JMeter
3 6 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Video Game Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
2 16 (72.73%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) RESTful
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (31.82%) SOAP
5 7 (31.82%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) J2SE
7 5 (22.73%) JPA
7 5 (22.73%) JSP
7 5 (22.73%) Servlets
8 4 (18.18%) LAMP
8 4 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
10 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Android
2 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) Open Source
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (9.09%) Android Development
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) API Development
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Alterian
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO