The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 101 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 - £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -18.42%
Java SE
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
521 529 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.13% 36.99% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 411 371 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java SE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Edinburgh region.

Java SE Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java SE
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java SE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java SE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Swing
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 2 (28.57%) JavaFX
7 1 (14.29%) GIS
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Physics
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Swing
2 2 (28.57%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
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