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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 122 57
Rank change year-on-year +34 -65  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 61 41 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.30% 1.45% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 3.90% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 77
Median salary £59,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.07% -  

J2EE 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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1023 1050 1115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.63% 37.05% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 669 552 691
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 £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +38 48 £66,250 +47.22% 4
Edinburgh -7 9 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Perth and Kinross - 3 £60,000 -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 111 (94.07%) Java
2 75 (63.56%) Spring
3 62 (52.54%) Hibernate
4 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (44.92%) Finance
6 40 (33.90%) Relational Database
7 39 (33.05%) SQL
8 38 (32.20%) Oracle
9 37 (31.36%) TDD
9 37 (31.36%) Multithreading
10 36 (30.51%) Servlets
11 34 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
13 27 (22.88%) Concurrent Programming
13 27 (22.88%) SOAP
13 27 (22.88%) Web Services
13 27 (22.88%) XML
13 27 (22.88%) Maven
14 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
15 23 (19.49%) RDBMS
16 22 (18.64%) .NET
16 22 (18.64%) Data Structures
17 20 (16.95%) CMS
18 19 (16.10%) Subversion
18 19 (16.10%) Apache
18 19 (16.10%) Tomcat
18 19 (16.10%) JPA
19 18 (15.25%) Web Application Development
19 18 (15.25%) OO
19 18 (15.25%) HTML

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 (16.95%) CMS
2 19 (16.10%) Apache
2 19 (16.10%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.24%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.39%) FileNet
5 4 (3.39%) JBoss
5 4 (3.39%) SAS
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.69%) Liferay
6 2 (1.69%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) Jetty
7 1 (0.85%) Tornado
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Telnet
2 2 (1.69%) Wireless
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) SMS
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.90%) Relational Database
2 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
3 23 (19.49%) RDBMS
4 13 (11.02%) Big Data
5 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.93%) MySQL
6 7 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.54%) DB2
8 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (22.88%) Maven
2 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.10%) Subversion
4 17 (14.41%) JUnit
5 9 (7.63%) Ant
6 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.93%) HttpUnit
6 7 (5.93%) JMeter
7 5 (4.24%) JIRA
8 4 (3.39%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.54%) Hudson
10 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.69%) Mockito
11 1 (0.85%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 53 (44.92%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (57.63%) Developer
2 55 (46.61%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.34%) Senior Developer
4 23 (19.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Architect
5 10 (8.47%) Lead Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Team Leader
6 9 (7.63%) Lead Java Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Applications Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.08%) Designer
9 6 (5.08%) Digital Designer
9 6 (5.08%) J2EE Team Leader
9 6 (5.08%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Technical Team Leader
10 5 (4.24%) TIBCO Developer
11 4 (3.39%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Java Applications Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (63.56%) Spring
2 62 (52.54%) Hibernate
3 36 (30.51%) Servlets
4 27 (22.88%) SOAP
4 27 (22.88%) Web Services
4 27 (22.88%) XML
5 22 (18.64%) .NET
6 19 (16.10%) JPA
7 18 (15.25%) HTML
8 16 (13.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 15 (12.71%) REST
10 14 (11.86%) JSP
11 13 (11.02%) jQuery
12 12 (10.17%) JSON
13 10 (8.47%) Java EE
13 10 (8.47%) JMS
14 9 (7.63%) RESTful
15 8 (6.78%) CSS
16 7 (5.93%) HTML5
16 7 (5.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Data Structures
2 13 (11.02%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.08%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Linux
2 14 (11.86%) Android
2 14 (11.86%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.63%) Unix
4 8 (6.78%) Solaris
4 8 (6.78%) Windows
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.36%) Multithreading
2 37 (31.36%) TDD
3 34 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (22.88%) Concurrent Programming
5 18 (15.25%) OO
5 18 (15.25%) Web Application Development
6 17 (14.41%) Garbage Collection
6 17 (14.41%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (14.41%) SOA
7 16 (13.56%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.71%) OOD
9 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
10 12 (10.17%) Open Source
10 12 (10.17%) Scrum
11 11 (9.32%) Android Development
11 11 (9.32%) BDD
11 11 (9.32%) iOS Development
12 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 111 (94.07%) Java
2 39 (33.05%) SQL
3 17 (14.41%) PHP
4 16 (13.56%) Ruby
5 13 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.02%) Perl
5 13 (11.02%) PL/SQL
6 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.39%) C#
8 2 (1.69%) Python
8 2 (1.69%) Scala
8 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (32.20%) Oracle
2 18 (15.25%) Alterian
3 6 (5.08%) IBM
4 5 (4.24%) Guidewire
4 5 (4.24%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.39%) AppDynamics
5 4 (3.39%) Informatica
5 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.39%) Splunk
6 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.69%) Perforce
7 1 (0.85%) Laserfiche
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.85%) Thunderhead
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: bonus, share scheme, pension
Posted: 6 days ago