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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 36 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 61 80 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.94% 6.15% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 6.43% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 56
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java Developer
Scotland

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
1168 1245 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.57% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 710 765 969
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (53.92%) Spring
4 51 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 45 (44.12%) HTML
6 39 (38.24%) Web Services
6 39 (38.24%) Scrum
6 39 (38.24%) RESTful
7 33 (32.35%) JSON
7 33 (32.35%) CSS
8 31 (30.39%) OO
9 30 (29.41%) JBoss
10 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
10 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
11 28 (27.45%) Unit Testing
12 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (26.47%) SOA
12 27 (26.47%) Jenkins
13 26 (25.49%) Maven
13 26 (25.49%) jQuery
14 24 (23.53%) Open Source
15 23 (22.55%) Artifactory
16 21 (20.59%) Open Source Development
16 21 (20.59%) Alfresco
16 21 (20.59%) BDD
16 21 (20.59%) Gherkin
16 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (20.59%) Selenium
16 21 (20.59%) Spring Security
16 21 (20.59%) Document Management

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 30 (29.41%) JBoss
2 21 (20.59%) Alfresco
3 16 (15.69%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.88%) Apache
5 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.94%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) Drupal
6 1 (0.98%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Internet
1 6 (5.88%) MQTT
2 3 (2.94%) LDAP
2 3 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) MySQL
2 13 (12.75%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.86%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.90%) Big Data
4 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 26 (25.49%) Maven
3 23 (22.55%) Artifactory
4 21 (20.59%) Selenium
5 17 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.86%) JUnit
7 5 (4.90%) JIRA
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (2.94%) JMeter
8 3 (2.94%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.94%) Subversion
9 2 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.98%) Ant
10 1 (0.98%) Flash Builder
10 1 (0.98%) RSpec
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.94%) Games
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (53.92%) Spring
2 45 (44.12%) HTML
3 39 (38.24%) RESTful
3 39 (38.24%) Web Services
4 33 (32.35%) CSS
4 33 (32.35%) JSON
5 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
6 26 (25.49%) jQuery
7 21 (20.59%) Gherkin
7 21 (20.59%) Spring Security
7 21 (20.59%) XHTML
8 17 (16.67%) HTML5
9 12 (11.76%) Servlets
9 12 (11.76%) SOAP
10 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.84%) JSP
11 7 (6.86%) REST
12 6 (5.88%) CGI
12 6 (5.88%) J2EE
12 6 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) User Experience
3 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Fintech
5 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.94%) PKI
7 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Android
2 10 (9.80%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Debian
3 6 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.24%) Scrum
3 31 (30.39%) OO
4 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
5 28 (27.45%) Unit Testing
6 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (26.47%) SOA
7 24 (23.53%) Open Source
8 21 (20.59%) BDD
8 21 (20.59%) Document Management
8 21 (20.59%) Open Source Development
8 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (15.69%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.75%) MVC
11 11 (10.78%) Microservices
12 9 (8.82%) TDD
13 7 (6.86%) High Availability
14 6 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
14 6 (5.88%) OpenUP
14 6 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.76%) C#
4 11 (10.78%) Perl
5 7 (6.86%) Ruby
5 7 (6.86%) SQL
6 6 (5.88%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) PHP
8 3 (2.94%) C++
8 3 (2.94%) Groovy
8 3 (2.94%) Scala
9 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Degree
2 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) IBM
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) Percona
5 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.98%) Sybase
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