Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 132 85
Rank change year-on-year +15 -47 +43
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 114 86 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.03% 1.65% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.25% 4.38% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 124
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,200 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £57,525
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2171 1965 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.68% 37.80% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1241 1432
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Scotland

J2EE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +33 92 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Edinburgh -28 17 £32,000 -36.00%
Orkney Islands - 2 £40,750 -
Fife +3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Dundee -9 1 - -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 109 (95.61%) Java
2 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (48.25%) Spring
4 48 (42.11%) Hibernate
5 46 (40.35%) TDD
6 42 (36.84%) Finance
7 39 (34.21%) SQL
8 31 (27.19%) Relational Database
9 25 (21.93%) Concurrent Programming
10 24 (21.05%) Oracle
10 24 (21.05%) XML
11 21 (18.42%) Multithreading
11 21 (18.42%) Open Source
11 21 (18.42%) BDD
12 18 (15.79%) Big Data
12 18 (15.79%) JUnit
13 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.04%) Linux
14 15 (13.16%) HTML
14 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
14 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
14 15 (13.16%) Unit Testing
14 15 (13.16%) RESTful
15 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (12.28%) TIBCO
16 13 (11.40%) Rendezvous
16 13 (11.40%) Telnet
16 13 (11.40%) SOAP
16 13 (11.40%) Web Services
16 13 (11.40%) Scrum

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.89%) Apache
2 9 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.26%) Confluence
4 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (3.51%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.63%) JBoss
7 2 (1.75%) CMS
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.88%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Telnet
2 7 (6.14%) HTTPS
2 7 (6.14%) SSL
3 6 (5.26%) HTTP
4 5 (4.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) LDAP
5 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.19%) Relational Database
2 18 (15.79%) Big Data
3 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.53%) MySQL
4 12 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.65%) RDBMS
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
7 9 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.26%) Blockchain
10 5 (4.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.63%) DB2
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (15.79%) JUnit
2 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.40%) Maven
4 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.53%) Mockito
5 8 (7.02%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.14%) JIRA
7 6 (5.26%) DbUnit
7 6 (5.26%) jMock
7 6 (5.26%) SonarQube
8 5 (4.39%) Ant
8 5 (4.39%) Subversion
9 4 (3.51%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.75%) HttpUnit
11 2 (1.75%) JMeter
General
1 42 (36.84%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Games
4 2 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (57.89%) Developer
2 58 (50.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.53%) Consultant
4 12 (10.53%) TIBCO Consultant
5 9 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Designer
7 5 (4.39%) Java Team Leader
7 5 (4.39%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.51%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.51%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Architect
9 3 (2.63%) J2EE Team Leader
9 3 (2.63%) Middleware Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Technical Team Leader
10 2 (1.75%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (48.25%) Spring
2 48 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 24 (21.05%) XML
4 15 (13.16%) HTML
4 15 (13.16%) RESTful
5 13 (11.40%) Rendezvous
5 13 (11.40%) SOAP
5 13 (11.40%) Web Services
6 12 (10.53%) REST
7 10 (8.77%) .NET
7 10 (8.77%) JSON
8 9 (7.89%) CSS
9 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 8 (7.02%) CSS3
9 8 (7.02%) HTML5
9 8 (7.02%) Servlets
10 7 (6.14%) J2SE
10 7 (6.14%) Middleware
11 6 (5.26%) Apache Camel
11 6 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.14%) DataPower
3 6 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) Linux
2 12 (10.53%) Solaris
3 10 (8.77%) Unix
4 8 (7.02%) Windows
5 6 (5.26%) AIX
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.63%) Android
6 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.35%) TDD
3 25 (21.93%) Concurrent Programming
4 21 (18.42%) BDD
4 21 (18.42%) Multithreading
4 21 (18.42%) Open Source
5 15 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
7 13 (11.40%) Microservices
7 13 (11.40%) Scrum
8 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.65%) OO
10 10 (8.77%) Analytics
10 10 (8.77%) Kanban
10 10 (8.77%) SDLC
11 9 (7.89%) Information Security
11 9 (7.89%) Strategic Planning
12 7 (6.14%) Garbage Collection
12 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 109 (95.61%) Java
2 39 (34.21%) SQL
3 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.53%) Python
5 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.14%) PHP
5 7 (6.14%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.26%) Ruby
7 4 (3.51%) Perl
8 2 (1.75%) C++
8 2 (1.75%) Groovy
8 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) Jython
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (4.39%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.88%) logstash
2 1 (0.88%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Oracle
2 14 (12.28%) TIBCO
3 7 (6.14%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) Sybase
4 3 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) Alterian
5 2 (1.75%) Perforce
6 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.88%) CA