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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 95 95
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 61 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.61% 2.09% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.17% 5.77% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 31
Median salary £57,500 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.32% -15.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97%  

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 988 1075 1216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.24% 36.28% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 600 705 761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +3 32 £58,000 +16.00% 4
Edinburgh +22 24 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Perth and Kinross +1 2 £72,500 - 2
Moray - 2 - -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 97 (96.04%) Java
2 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (52.48%) Spring
4 49 (48.51%) SQL
5 46 (45.54%) Hibernate
6 37 (36.63%) Finance
7 34 (33.66%) Oracle
8 33 (32.67%) TDD
9 30 (29.70%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (25.74%) .NET
10 26 (25.74%) PL/SQL
11 24 (23.76%) Servlets
11 24 (23.76%) XML
12 22 (21.78%) Degree
13 21 (20.79%) SOAP
14 20 (19.80%) JSP
14 20 (19.80%) Relational Database
15 19 (18.81%) Maven
15 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
15 19 (18.81%) Tomcat
16 18 (17.82%) JPA
17 17 (16.83%) Web Services
17 17 (16.83%) HTML
18 16 (15.84%) Linux
18 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
19 15 (14.85%) NoSQL
19 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
19 15 (14.85%) Java EE
19 15 (14.85%) Scrum
20 14 (13.86%) Subversion

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 19 (18.81%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.86%) CMS
3 13 (12.87%) Apache
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (8.91%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.92%) JBoss
5 8 (7.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (5.94%) NetWeaver
7 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.98%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.98%) FileNet
8 2 (1.98%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.98%) Liferay
8 2 (1.98%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.98%) SAS
8 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Telnet
2 2 (1.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.85%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
4 11 (10.89%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.95%) MySQL
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.97%) Big Data
7 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.97%) DB2
8 2 (1.98%) Informix
8 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Maven
2 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.86%) Subversion
4 12 (11.88%) JIRA
4 12 (11.88%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (6.93%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.93%) JUnit
6 6 (5.94%) Ant
6 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.96%) PVCS
8 3 (2.97%) Hudson
9 2 (1.98%) HttpUnit
9 2 (1.98%) JMeter
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.99%) Mockito
General
1 37 (36.63%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (70.30%) Developer
2 61 (60.40%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.80%) Senior Developer
4 19 (18.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Lead Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (52.48%) Spring
2 46 (45.54%) Hibernate
3 26 (25.74%) .NET
4 24 (23.76%) Servlets
4 24 (23.76%) XML
5 21 (20.79%) SOAP
6 20 (19.80%) JSP
7 18 (17.82%) JPA
8 17 (16.83%) HTML
8 17 (16.83%) Web Services
9 15 (14.85%) Java EE
10 13 (12.87%) JMS
11 11 (10.89%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (9.90%) CSS
13 9 (8.91%) REST
14 8 (7.92%) JDBC
14 8 (7.92%) jQuery
14 8 (7.92%) XSD
15 7 (6.93%) JSF
15 7 (6.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.87%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.89%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (9.90%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.97%) User Experience
7 2 (1.98%) W3C
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) DataPower
8 1 (0.99%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Android
2 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
3 11 (10.89%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Solaris
5 3 (2.97%) Windows
6 2 (1.98%) AIX
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.67%) TDD
3 30 (29.70%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
5 15 (14.85%) Scrum
6 14 (13.86%) SOA
7 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
8 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.89%) MVC
9 10 (9.90%) Android Development
9 10 (9.90%) Concurrent Programming
9 10 (9.90%) iOS Development
9 10 (9.90%) OOD
9 10 (9.90%) Open Source
10 9 (8.91%) OO
11 7 (6.93%) BDD
11 7 (6.93%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.93%) Line Management
11 7 (6.93%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 97 (96.04%) Java
2 49 (48.51%) SQL
3 26 (25.74%) PL/SQL
4 14 (13.86%) C#
5 12 (11.88%) Perl
5 12 (11.88%) PHP
6 11 (10.89%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.89%) Ruby
7 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.96%) Python
9 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.99%) VBScript
11 1 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.99%) Ceph
2 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Ansible
1 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Kibana
2 1 (0.99%) logstash
2 1 (0.99%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Oracle
2 12 (11.88%) Alterian
3 9 (8.91%) IBM
4 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.94%) SAP
6 4 (3.96%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.98%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.98%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.98%) Informatica
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.98%) Splunk
7 2 (1.98%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.99%) Laserfiche
8 1 (0.99%) Sybase
8 1 (0.99%) Thunderhead
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