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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £39,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 - £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%

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
458 382 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.25% 30.34% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 303 282 357
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Apache MINA
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Java SE
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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Apache MINA
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) XPath