The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 35 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 76 93 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.33% 6.05% 6.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 6.33% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 61
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
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
1339 1469 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.96% 95.58% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 871 967 703
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 8 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (55.00%) Hibernate
3 83 (51.88%) Web Services
4 74 (46.25%) Spring
5 60 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (37.50%) JPA
6 59 (36.88%) JBoss
7 58 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (35.00%) HTML
9 55 (34.38%) XML
10 54 (33.75%) Oracle
11 52 (32.50%) Relational Database
12 49 (30.63%) RESTful
13 47 (29.38%) JavaScript
14 46 (28.75%) Linux
15 45 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
16 44 (27.50%) Java EE
17 43 (26.88%) MVC
18 41 (25.63%) Maven
18 41 (25.63%) JMS
19 40 (25.00%) EJB
20 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
21 36 (22.50%) Degree
21 36 (22.50%) JSP
22 35 (21.88%) JDBC
22 35 (21.88%) Eclipse
22 35 (21.88%) OO
23 34 (21.25%) RUP
23 34 (21.25%) WSDL
23 34 (21.25%) XML Schema

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 59 (36.88%) JBoss
2 32 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 28 (17.50%) Apache
4 12 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.25%) CMS
6 4 (2.50%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.63%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) RFID
3 1 (0.63%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 45 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (16.88%) MySQL
4 26 (16.25%) RDBMS
5 25 (15.63%) Oracle Database
6 20 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 10 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.75%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 41 (25.63%) Maven
2 35 (21.88%) Eclipse
3 21 (13.13%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.50%) JUnit
5 7 (4.38%) Selenium
6 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.75%) JMeter
6 6 (3.75%) HttpUnit
7 5 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.88%) Subversion
9 2 (1.25%) Ant
9 2 (1.25%) Mockito
9 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.63%) JIRA
10 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (17.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.38%) Banking
3 14 (8.75%) Games
4 13 (8.13%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (55.00%) Hibernate
2 83 (51.88%) Web Services
3 74 (46.25%) Spring
4 60 (37.50%) JPA
5 56 (35.00%) HTML
6 55 (34.38%) XML
7 49 (30.63%) RESTful
8 44 (27.50%) Java EE
9 41 (25.63%) JMS
10 40 (25.00%) EJB
11 36 (22.50%) JSP
12 35 (21.88%) JDBC
13 34 (21.25%) XSD
13 34 (21.25%) Servlets
13 34 (21.25%) TopLink
13 34 (21.25%) WSDL
13 34 (21.25%) XML Schema
13 34 (21.25%) Middleware
13 34 (21.25%) EclipseLink
14 30 (18.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.50%) W3C
4 2 (1.25%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.25%) Physics
4 2 (1.25%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) PKI
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.75%) Linux
2 19 (11.88%) Debian
2 19 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.25%) UNIX
5 6 (3.75%) Android
6 4 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (26.88%) MVC
4 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
5 35 (21.88%) OO
6 34 (21.25%) RUP
6 34 (21.25%) Use Case
6 34 (21.25%) Unified Process
7 25 (15.63%) People Management
8 21 (13.13%) TDD
9 19 (11.88%) Scrum
9 19 (11.88%) Automated Testing
10 17 (10.63%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.75%) SDLC
12 12 (7.50%) Multithreading
13 10 (6.25%) Open Source
13 10 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (6.25%) Web Application Development
14 9 (5.63%) Software Architecture
14 9 (5.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (29.38%) JavaScript
3 34 (21.25%) AspectJ
4 27 (16.88%) Perl
5 13 (8.13%) C++
6 12 (7.50%) C
7 11 (6.88%) PHP
7 11 (6.88%) SQL
8 8 (5.00%) Ruby
8 8 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.63%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (33.75%) Oracle
2 6 (3.75%) Alterian
3 2 (1.25%) Adobe
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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