The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 35 32 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 64 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.04% 5.45% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 5.73% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 36
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1017 1222 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.94% 95.17% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 650 842 858
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (40.16%) Spring
4 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
4 41 (32.28%) HTML
4 41 (32.28%) Degree
5 35 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (26.77%) Hibernate
7 33 (25.98%) SQL
8 29 (22.83%) CSS
9 28 (22.05%) Finance
10 27 (21.26%) TDD
11 24 (18.90%) Scrum
11 24 (18.90%) Oracle
11 24 (18.90%) JBoss
12 23 (18.11%) SOA
13 22 (17.32%) Maven
13 22 (17.32%) Open Source
14 21 (16.54%) HTML5
15 20 (15.75%) Computer Science
15 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
16 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
16 19 (14.96%) J2EE
16 19 (14.96%) PL/SQL
17 18 (14.17%) Java EE
18 17 (13.39%) .NET
18 17 (13.39%) C#
18 17 (13.39%) Linux
19 16 (12.60%) jQuery
19 16 (12.60%) BDD

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 24 (18.90%) JBoss
2 11 (8.66%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.87%) Alfresco
4 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.36%) CMS
8 2 (1.57%) Apache
8 2 (1.57%) GeoServer
8 2 (1.57%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) SaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
2 15 (11.81%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.87%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.09%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.09%) MySQL
5 9 (7.09%) Neo4j
6 8 (6.30%) Pentaho
7 7 (5.51%) Big Data
8 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.57%) GIS
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Maven
2 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.81%) Selenium
4 14 (11.02%) Artifactory
5 11 (8.66%) JIRA
6 10 (7.87%) PowerBuilder
7 8 (6.30%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.30%) Subversion
7 8 (6.30%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (5.51%) Ant
9 4 (3.15%) JUnit
10 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.79%) JMeter
11 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (22.05%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.09%) Games
4 7 (5.51%) Banking
5 5 (3.94%) Marketing
6 4 (3.15%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.16%) Spring
2 41 (32.28%) HTML
3 34 (26.77%) Hibernate
4 29 (22.83%) CSS
5 21 (16.54%) HTML5
6 19 (14.96%) J2EE
7 18 (14.17%) Java EE
8 17 (13.39%) .NET
9 16 (12.60%) jQuery
10 15 (11.81%) RESTful
10 15 (11.81%) Web Services
11 12 (9.45%) JSON
12 11 (8.66%) CSS3
12 11 (8.66%) Spring Security
13 10 (7.87%) Drools
13 10 (7.87%) Gherkin
13 10 (7.87%) jBPM
13 10 (7.87%) XHTML
14 9 (7.09%) Apache Camel
15 8 (6.30%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.15%) Social Media
4 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.57%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Android
3 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.51%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (61.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (21.26%) TDD
4 24 (18.90%) Scrum
5 23 (18.11%) SOA
6 22 (17.32%) Open Source
7 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
8 16 (12.60%) BDD
9 15 (11.81%) OO
9 15 (11.81%) SDLC
10 14 (11.02%) Microservices
11 13 (10.24%) Open Source Development
12 10 (7.87%) Document Management
12 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (7.09%) Mobile Development
13 9 (7.09%) MVC
14 7 (5.51%) High Availability
15 6 (4.72%) Analytics
15 6 (4.72%) Unit Testing
16 5 (3.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
3 33 (25.98%) SQL
4 19 (14.96%) PL/SQL
5 17 (13.39%) C#
6 15 (11.81%) Python
7 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.94%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) PHP
9 3 (2.36%) Ruby
10 2 (1.57%) GraphQL
10 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) Jython
11 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) HND
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Ansible
1 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (18.90%) Oracle
2 8 (6.30%) Talend
3 3 (2.36%) Splunk
4 2 (1.57%) Alterian
4 2 (1.57%) ESRI
4 2 (1.57%) Vertica
4 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.79%) Informatica
5 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.79%) SAP
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