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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 88 65
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 20 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.79% 0.82% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 2.80% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 19
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +56.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  

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 469 393 497
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.95% 29.24% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 297 284 332
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (61.70%) Open Source
3 28 (59.57%) SOA
4 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (44.68%) Spring
6 20 (42.55%) TDD
6 20 (42.55%) SQL
7 18 (38.30%) Linux
7 18 (38.30%) Big Data
8 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (36.17%) Microservices
9 14 (29.79%) Drools
9 14 (29.79%) Apache Camel
9 14 (29.79%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (29.79%) jBPM
10 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (27.66%) Python
10 13 (27.66%) Talend
10 13 (27.66%) Neo4j
10 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
10 13 (27.66%) Talend Open Studio
10 13 (27.66%) Pentaho
10 13 (27.66%) Hadoop
10 13 (27.66%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (25.53%) Open Source Development
11 12 (25.53%) XML
11 12 (25.53%) Finance
11 12 (25.53%) Scrum
11 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
12 11 (23.40%) Middleware

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 9 (19.15%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Big Data
2 13 (27.66%) Hadoop
2 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 13 (27.66%) Neo4j
2 13 (27.66%) Pentaho
2 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (14.89%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) Mockito
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 31 (65.96%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Lead Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Lead Java Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Open Source Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Junior
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.13%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Spring
2 14 (29.79%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (29.79%) Apache Camel
2 14 (29.79%) Drools
2 14 (29.79%) jBPM
3 13 (27.66%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (25.53%) XML
5 11 (23.40%) Middleware
6 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
6 8 (17.02%) HTML
7 7 (14.89%) XSLT
8 6 (12.77%) HTML5
9 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 5 (10.64%) J2EE
9 5 (10.64%) SOAP
10 4 (8.51%) JPA
10 4 (8.51%) Web Services
10 4 (8.51%) XSD
11 2 (4.26%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Open Source
2 28 (59.57%) SOA
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) TDD
5 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (36.17%) Microservices
6 12 (25.53%) Open Source Development
6 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) SDLC
7 8 (17.02%) Workflow
8 7 (14.89%) Analytics
8 7 (14.89%) Big Data Analytics
8 7 (14.89%) Coaching
8 7 (14.89%) Data Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) High Availability
9 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
9 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.51%) OO
11 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) C#
5 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Talend
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
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