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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 29 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 72 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.54% 3.15% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 3.34% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 49
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
1051 1169 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.46% 94.50% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 705 786 774
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 February 2017.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (41.01%) Spring
4 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (26.62%) Hibernate
6 36 (25.90%) Degree
6 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
7 35 (25.18%) HTML
7 35 (25.18%) SQL
8 34 (24.46%) TDD
8 34 (24.46%) Open Source
9 29 (20.86%) J2EE
10 28 (20.14%) SOA
11 26 (18.71%) Finance
11 26 (18.71%) Java EE
12 25 (17.99%) Oracle
12 25 (17.99%) .NET
13 24 (17.27%) Jenkins
14 23 (16.55%) CSS
14 23 (16.55%) JBoss
14 23 (16.55%) Maven
15 22 (15.83%) Scrum
15 22 (15.83%) Relational Database
16 21 (15.11%) Open Source Development
16 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
16 21 (15.11%) Linux
17 20 (14.39%) PL/SQL
17 20 (14.39%) Computer Science
18 19 (13.67%) Web Services
18 19 (13.67%) SDLC

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 23 (16.55%) JBoss
2 15 (10.79%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.35%) CMS
4 10 (7.19%) Apache
4 10 (7.19%) WebLogic
5 9 (6.47%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.76%) Alfresco
6 8 (5.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.44%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.44%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.44%) Liferay
8 2 (1.44%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.51%) MongoDB
2 16 (11.51%) RDBMS
3 13 (9.35%) Hadoop
3 13 (9.35%) Neo4j
3 13 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.91%) Big Data
4 11 (7.91%) MySQL
4 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.76%) Pentaho
6 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.44%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.55%) Maven
3 13 (9.35%) Selenium
4 11 (7.91%) JIRA
4 11 (7.91%) Subversion
5 10 (7.19%) Artifactory
5 10 (7.19%) PowerBuilder
6 8 (5.76%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (3.60%) JUnit
8 3 (2.16%) Ant
8 3 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.44%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.72%) HttpUnit
10 1 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Banking
2 4 (2.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.16%) Games
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Back Office
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (41.01%) Spring
2 37 (26.62%) Hibernate
3 35 (25.18%) HTML
4 29 (20.86%) J2EE
5 26 (18.71%) Java EE
6 25 (17.99%) .NET
7 23 (16.55%) CSS
8 19 (13.67%) Web Services
9 17 (12.23%) jQuery
10 16 (11.51%) HTML5
11 15 (10.79%) JSP
12 14 (10.07%) JPA
12 14 (10.07%) Servlets
13 13 (9.35%) RESTful
14 12 (8.63%) SOAP
14 12 (8.63%) XML
15 10 (7.19%) JSON
15 10 (7.19%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (6.47%) ActiveMQ
16 9 (6.47%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.07%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.11%) Linux
2 13 (9.35%) Android
3 12 (8.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.88%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (24.46%) Open Source
3 34 (24.46%) TDD
4 28 (20.14%) SOA
5 22 (15.83%) Scrum
6 21 (15.11%) Open Source Development
6 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
7 19 (13.67%) SDLC
8 18 (12.95%) OO
9 15 (10.79%) BDD
10 14 (10.07%) Microservices
11 12 (8.63%) MVC
12 10 (7.19%) Android Development
12 10 (7.19%) iOS Development
12 10 (7.19%) Web Application Development
13 8 (5.76%) Document Management
13 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (5.76%) Mobile Development
14 7 (5.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
3 35 (25.18%) SQL
4 20 (14.39%) PL/SQL
5 17 (12.23%) C#
6 15 (10.79%) Python
7 14 (10.07%) Perl
8 13 (9.35%) Bash Shell
8 13 (9.35%) PHP
9 12 (8.63%) Ruby
10 3 (2.16%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (25.90%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Oracle
2 10 (7.19%) Alterian
3 8 (5.76%) Talend
4 3 (2.16%) Splunk
5 2 (1.44%) Vertica
5 2 (1.44%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
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