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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 26 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 115 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.94% 4.01% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 4.19% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 74 33 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £45,000 £45,000
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
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (67.27%) Hibernate
3 97 (58.79%) Spring
4 92 (55.76%) JavaScript
5 83 (50.30%) HTML
6 71 (43.03%) JBoss
7 70 (42.42%) SOA
8 69 (41.82%) CSS
9 60 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (36.36%) Open Source
10 54 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (32.12%) Maven
12 52 (31.52%) Web Services
13 45 (27.27%) XML
14 43 (26.06%) Scrum
15 41 (24.85%) JSON
16 39 (23.64%) jQuery
17 38 (23.03%) Java EE
17 38 (23.03%) Document Management
18 37 (22.42%) Degree
18 37 (22.42%) RESTful
19 36 (21.82%) Jenkins
20 34 (20.61%) Gherkin
20 34 (20.61%) BDD
20 34 (20.61%) J2EE
21 33 (20.00%) JSF
22 32 (19.39%) Ajax
22 32 (19.39%) JUnit
22 32 (19.39%) Unit Testing
23 31 (18.79%) Alfresco

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (18.79%) Alfresco
2 17 (10.30%) Drupal
3 8 (4.85%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.42%) Apache
4 4 (2.42%) CMS
5 3 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.82%) TeamSite
6 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.85%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.52%) LDAP
2 9 (5.45%) ATM
3 3 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.30%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.45%) MySQL
4 8 (4.85%) Big Data
5 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 53 (32.12%) Maven
2 36 (21.82%) Jenkins
3 32 (19.39%) JUnit
4 30 (18.18%) Selenium
5 28 (16.97%) Ant
6 27 (16.36%) Artifactory
7 20 (12.12%) TestNG
8 18 (10.91%) Eclipse
9 14 (8.48%) Git (software)
10 11 (6.67%) Subversion
11 4 (2.42%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.21%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.61%) Trac
13 1 (0.61%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 22 (13.33%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Games
3 8 (4.85%) Banking
4 7 (4.24%) Legal
5 5 (3.03%) Advertising
6 3 (1.82%) Local Government
7 2 (1.21%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (67.27%) Hibernate
2 97 (58.79%) Spring
3 83 (50.30%) HTML
4 69 (41.82%) CSS
5 52 (31.52%) Web Services
6 45 (27.27%) XML
7 41 (24.85%) JSON
8 39 (23.64%) jQuery
9 38 (23.03%) Java EE
10 37 (22.42%) RESTful
11 34 (20.61%) Gherkin
11 34 (20.61%) J2EE
12 33 (20.00%) JSF
13 32 (19.39%) Ajax
14 30 (18.18%) XHTML
15 27 (16.36%) XSLT
15 27 (16.36%) Spring Security
16 22 (13.33%) JSP
16 22 (13.33%) jBPM
17 21 (12.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (36.36%) Open Source
2 23 (13.94%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.48%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.27%) Physics
5 9 (5.45%) GIS
5 9 (5.45%) PDA
5 9 (5.45%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.85%) PKI
6 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.42%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.76%) Linux
2 16 (9.70%) UNIX
3 12 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 12 (7.27%) Android
4 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.21%) Windows
6 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.42%) SOA
2 60 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (26.06%) Scrum
5 38 (23.03%) Document Management
6 34 (20.61%) BDD
7 32 (19.39%) Unit Testing
8 30 (18.18%) TDD
9 27 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (14.55%) OO
11 23 (13.94%) BPMN
12 22 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 17 (10.30%) Workflow
14 12 (7.27%) MVC
15 10 (6.06%) OOD
16 9 (5.45%) Automated Testing
17 8 (4.85%) Game Development
17 8 (4.85%) Product Management
17 8 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
18 6 (3.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (55.76%) JavaScript
3 30 (18.18%) SQL
4 16 (9.70%) C++
5 11 (6.67%) Python
6 9 (5.45%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.85%) Ruby
8 5 (3.03%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) XPath
9 1 (0.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (22.42%) Degree
2 10 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.85%) PhD
4 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (43.03%) JBoss
2 18 (10.91%) Oracle
3 11 (6.67%) Adobe
4 8 (4.85%) VMware
5 3 (1.82%) HP
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
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