The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 83 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 23 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.89% 0.83% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 2.89% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 7
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +13.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 447 346 455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.64% 28.55% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 294 207 292
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Java EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) SOA
2 28 (65.12%) Open Source
3 24 (55.81%) Big Data
3 24 (55.81%) Open Source Development
4 15 (34.88%) Spring
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.93%) TDD
8 7 (16.28%) MVC
8 7 (16.28%) Finance
8 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
8 7 (16.28%) Web Services
8 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle
9 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.63%) Microservices
10 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.63%) HTML
10 5 (11.63%) Python
10 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.63%) Retail
11 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (9.30%) jBPM
11 4 (9.30%) JBoss
11 4 (9.30%) XML
11 4 (9.30%) JSP
11 4 (9.30%) SOAP

Java EE
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 4 (9.30%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) Neo4j
3 3 (6.98%) Pentaho
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Mockito
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 38 (88.37%) Java Developer
3 28 (65.12%) Lead Developer
3 28 (65.12%) Lead Java Developer
4 23 (53.49%) Open Source Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) Spring
2 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
2 7 (16.28%) Web Services
3 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (9.30%) Drools
4 4 (9.30%) jBPM
4 4 (9.30%) JSP
4 4 (9.30%) SOAP
4 4 (9.30%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (6.98%) JAX-RS
5 3 (6.98%) Middleware
5 3 (6.98%) RESTful
6 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 2 (4.65%) J2EE
6 2 (4.65%) JSF
6 2 (4.65%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Open Source
1 28 (65.12%) SOA
2 24 (55.81%) Open Source Development
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.93%) TDD
6 7 (16.28%) MVC
7 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.63%) Microservices
9 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.30%) SDLC
10 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (6.98%) OO
10 3 (6.98%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum
11 2 (4.65%) Android Development
11 2 (4.65%) Coaching
11 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.65%) Low Latency
11 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Talend
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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