The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 37 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 85 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.69% 6.92% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 7.20% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 41
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1166 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 739 763
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
Scotland

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (58.29%) Hibernate
3 93 (46.73%) Spring
4 85 (42.71%) JBoss
5 83 (41.71%) HTML
6 81 (40.70%) SOA
7 80 (40.20%) JavaScript
8 79 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (36.18%) Open Source
10 65 (32.66%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (32.66%) Web Services
11 63 (31.66%) CSS
12 57 (28.64%) JSON
13 54 (27.14%) Degree
14 50 (25.13%) XML
15 48 (24.12%) Document Management
16 47 (23.62%) RESTful
16 47 (23.62%) Jenkins
17 46 (23.12%) Gherkin
18 45 (22.61%) BDD
19 43 (21.61%) Scrum
20 42 (21.11%) Maven
20 42 (21.11%) Java EE
20 42 (21.11%) jQuery
21 41 (20.60%) Alfresco
22 40 (20.10%) Selenium
23 39 (19.60%) Unit Testing
24 38 (19.10%) Ajax
25 36 (18.09%) JSF
26 35 (17.59%) User Acceptance Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (20.60%) Alfresco
2 15 (7.54%) Drupal
3 13 (6.53%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.53%) Apache
5 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.01%) CMS
6 2 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.02%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.55%) LDAP
2 8 (4.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.51%) ATM
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) Big Data
2 11 (5.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.03%) MySQL
4 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.51%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.51%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.50%) OLAP
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.50%) OLTP
6 1 (0.50%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (23.62%) Jenkins
2 42 (21.11%) Maven
3 40 (20.10%) Selenium
4 29 (14.57%) JUnit
5 27 (13.57%) Artifactory
6 21 (10.55%) Ant
7 20 (10.05%) TestNG
8 14 (7.04%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.02%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.01%) Subversion
11 2 (1.01%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.50%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.50%) JIRA
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (15.08%) Finance
2 20 (10.05%) Games
3 10 (5.03%) Banking
4 8 (4.02%) Legal
5 5 (2.51%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (58.29%) Hibernate
2 93 (46.73%) Spring
3 83 (41.71%) HTML
4 65 (32.66%) Web Services
5 63 (31.66%) CSS
6 57 (28.64%) JSON
7 50 (25.13%) XML
8 47 (23.62%) RESTful
9 46 (23.12%) Gherkin
10 42 (21.11%) jQuery
10 42 (21.11%) Java EE
11 38 (19.10%) Ajax
12 36 (18.09%) JSF
13 33 (16.58%) XHTML
14 32 (16.08%) J2EE
15 27 (13.57%) Spring Security
16 24 (12.06%) XSLT
17 19 (9.55%) JSP
18 17 (8.54%) jBPM
18 17 (8.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (36.18%) Open Source
2 34 (17.09%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.56%) Mathematics
4 20 (10.05%) Physics
5 9 (4.52%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.52%) GIS
6 8 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.02%) PKI
7 4 (2.01%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.51%) PDA
9 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.57%) Linux
2 21 (10.55%) UNIX
3 14 (7.04%) Android
4 13 (6.53%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.51%) AIX
6 4 (2.01%) Windows
7 3 (1.51%) Debian
7 3 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.70%) SOA
2 79 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (32.66%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (24.12%) Document Management
5 45 (22.61%) BDD
6 43 (21.61%) Scrum
7 39 (19.60%) Unit Testing
8 35 (17.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (15.58%) Software Engineering
9 31 (15.58%) TDD
10 29 (14.57%) OO
11 20 (10.05%) MVC
12 18 (9.05%) OOD
12 18 (9.05%) Game Development
13 17 (8.54%) BPMN
14 14 (7.04%) Workflow
15 11 (5.53%) Automated Testing
16 10 (5.03%) Android Development
17 9 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (4.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (40.20%) JavaScript
3 32 (16.08%) SQL
4 20 (10.05%) C++
5 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.02%) Python
6 8 (4.02%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.02%) Ruby
7 6 (3.02%) C#
8 3 (1.51%) Perl
9 2 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 54 (27.14%) Degree
2 18 (9.05%) PhD
3 9 (4.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) Puppet
1 3 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (42.71%) JBoss
2 19 (9.55%) Oracle
3 10 (5.03%) Adobe
4 7 (3.52%) VMware
5 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
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