Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 104 128
Rank change year-on-year -70 +24 -31
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 65 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.14% 2.33% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 5.66% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 67
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% +28.89% -3.23%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 2,324 1,925 2,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.66% 41.13% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,662 1,224 1,274
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,275 £28,325 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 -48 51 £53,750 -12.24% 7
Edinburgh -29 12 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Perth and Kinross +2 1 £75,000 +13.21%
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.08%) Oracle
4 27 (41.54%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (40.00%) TDD
6 24 (36.92%) Spring
7 23 (35.38%) Unix
8 20 (30.77%) JBoss
9 18 (27.69%) Linux
9 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
9 18 (27.69%) Finance
9 18 (27.69%) Hibernate
10 17 (26.15%) Service Management
10 17 (26.15%) ITSM
10 17 (26.15%) SQL
10 17 (26.15%) High Availability
11 15 (23.08%) REST
11 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
11 15 (23.08%) QA
11 15 (23.08%) AIX
11 15 (23.08%) Solaris
11 15 (23.08%) Scrum
12 14 (21.54%) Firewall
12 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
13 13 (20.00%) Apache
13 13 (20.00%) RDBMS
13 13 (20.00%) Maven
13 13 (20.00%) TOGAF
13 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
14 12 (18.46%) Oracle Application Server

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 20 (30.77%) JBoss
2 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
3 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
4 13 (20.00%) Apache
4 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (18.46%) iPlanet
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (9.23%) Apache Spark
7 5 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (4.62%) Confluence
10 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
10 2 (3.08%) WildFly
11 1 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Firewall
2 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.23%) Internet
4 5 (7.69%) HTTP
4 5 (7.69%) SSL
5 2 (3.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 13 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 12 (18.46%) Big Data
4 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.23%) DB2
6 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.23%) MySQL
7 5 (7.69%) Blockchain
7 5 (7.69%) MarkLogic
7 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 5 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Maven
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.08%) Hudson
6 2 (3.08%) JDeveloper
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Log4j
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (3.08%) XMLSpy
7 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.54%) JMeter
7 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Build Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Migration Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Consultant
4 5 (7.69%) Java Consultant
4 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (4.62%) Architect
5 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) IAM Specialist
6 2 (3.08%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) Spring
2 18 (27.69%) Hibernate
3 15 (23.08%) REST
4 10 (15.38%) Web Services
5 6 (9.23%) Spring Boot
6 5 (7.69%) Apache Axis
6 5 (7.69%) Apache Flex
6 5 (7.69%) Drools
6 5 (7.69%) JMS
7 4 (6.15%) HTML
7 4 (6.15%) React
7 4 (6.15%) XML
8 3 (4.62%) CSS
8 3 (4.62%) EJB
8 3 (4.62%) HTML5
8 3 (4.62%) JSP
8 3 (4.62%) Middleware
8 3 (4.62%) Servlets
8 3 (4.62%) Struts
9 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (18.46%) Clustering
2 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (9.23%) DataPower
5 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.54%) AS400
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Unix
2 18 (27.69%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) AIX
3 15 (23.08%) Solaris
4 12 (18.46%) HPUX
5 4 (6.15%) Windows
6 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) TDD
3 17 (26.15%) High Availability
3 17 (26.15%) ITSM
3 17 (26.15%) Service Management
4 15 (23.08%) Scrum
5 13 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 12 (18.46%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (18.46%) Converged Infrastructure
6 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (18.46%) Load Balancing
6 12 (18.46%) Migration
6 12 (18.46%) Programme Management
6 12 (18.46%) Runbook
7 11 (16.92%) BDD
7 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.85%) Microservices
8 9 (13.85%) Open Source
8 9 (13.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Python
5 5 (7.69%) XQuery
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) Java 8
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CCNA
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (3.08%) VCAP
2 2 (3.08%) VCDX
3 1 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
1 12 (18.46%) KVM
1 12 (18.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Docker
3 4 (6.15%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.54%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Cognizant
2 12 (18.46%) PlateSpin
2 12 (18.46%) Sun
2 12 (18.46%) Veritas
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) IBM
3 7 (10.77%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) CA
4 2 (3.08%) Guidewire
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) Okta
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.54%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.54%) Splunk
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO