Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 147 168
Rank change year-on-year -34 +21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 47 64 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 1.25% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 3.31% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 56
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £44,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.91% -5.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £26,775 £36,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +13.40% -3.00%

Java EE 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 2185 1936 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.73% 37.80% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1228 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £59,750 £56,850
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Scotland

Java EE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Java EE in Scotland

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Scotland

Java EE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh +3 31 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Glasgow -19 19 £60,000 +27.66%
Fife +2 1 - -
Java EE
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 44 (93.62%) Java
2 30 (63.83%) Spring
3 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) Hibernate
6 15 (31.91%) Web Services
7 14 (29.79%) Unix
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
8 13 (27.66%) Finance
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle
8 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
9 12 (25.53%) MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (23.40%) Spring MVC
10 11 (23.40%) JSP
10 11 (23.40%) Python
10 11 (23.40%) RESTful
11 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
11 10 (21.28%) Docker
11 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
11 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 10 (21.28%) JBoss
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
12 9 (19.15%) SOA
12 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 9 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (19.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
13 8 (17.02%) Open Source

Java EE
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 10 (21.28%) JBoss
2 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) WildFly
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) IPsec
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) OSPF
2 1 (2.13%) RIP
2 1 (2.13%) SSH
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Big Data
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Maven
3 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.38%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.26%) GoCD
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.13%) Subversion
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
1 33 (70.21%) Java Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Lead Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Lead Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Open Source Developer
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) Hibernate
3 15 (31.91%) Web Services
4 11 (23.40%) JSP
4 11 (23.40%) RESTful
4 11 (23.40%) Spring MVC
5 7 (14.89%) JAX-RS
6 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.77%) HTML
6 6 (12.77%) XML
7 5 (10.64%) CSS
7 5 (10.64%) React
7 5 (10.64%) SOAP
8 3 (6.38%) Drools
8 3 (6.38%) JMS
8 3 (6.38%) JSON
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
9 2 (4.26%) Java ME
9 2 (4.26%) jBPM
9 2 (4.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Unix
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
4 7 (14.89%) Windows
5 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Android
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.53%) MVC
5 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
6 9 (19.15%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (19.15%) SOA
6 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.02%) Coaching
7 8 (17.02%) Open Source
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) Software Architecture
8 6 (12.77%) Open Source Development
9 5 (10.64%) DevOps
9 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.51%) OO
10 4 (8.51%) Pair Programming
10 4 (8.51%) SDLC
11 3 (6.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Java
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Python
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.38%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) F#
7 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Rancher
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) HockeyApp
2 2 (4.26%) Terraform
3 1 (2.13%) Cacti
3 1 (2.13%) Graphite
3 1 (2.13%) Icinga
3 1 (2.13%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) VMware