Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 182 159
Rank change year-on-year +90 -23 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 31 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.30% 0.65% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 1.51% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 42
Median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.62% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,008 £44,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £68,000 £77,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.26% +34.78% +9.52%

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 789 2,054 2,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 46.80% 43.14% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 575 1,239 1,445
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing J2EE in Scotland.

Salary trend for J2EE in Scotland

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing J2EE in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

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 25 October 2020. 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 +59 18 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Edinburgh +63 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £44,250 -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
6 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (50.00%) HTML5
6 11 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
7 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (45.45%) Java 8
7 10 (45.45%) Python
7 10 (45.45%) Linux
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) C
7 10 (45.45%) C#
7 10 (45.45%) C++
7 10 (45.45%) BDD
7 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
7 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
7 10 (45.45%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
8 7 (31.82%) Spring
9 6 (27.27%) Microservices
10 5 (22.73%) Analytics
11 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
11 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
11 4 (18.18%) AngularJS

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 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Azure
1 2 (9.09%) GCP
2 1 (4.55%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
1 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (4.55%) Babel
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
3 7 (31.82%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.64%) Ajax
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Spring Boot
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Felix
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Sling
6 2 (9.09%) OSGi
6 2 (9.09%) Servlets
6 2 (9.09%) Struts
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) React
7 1 (4.55%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
2 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 11 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Microservices
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
9 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) C
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) C++
3 10 (45.45%) Java 8
3 10 (45.45%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle