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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 97 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.068% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
490 578 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.33% 39.16% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 333 400 303
Average salary £39,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) GIS
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) JUnit
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Stress Testing
3 9 (56.25%) API Design
4 7 (43.75%) Qt
4 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
4 7 (43.75%) Xamarin
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Phone
4 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) WPF
5 5 (31.25%) ArcGIS
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Time Management

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) ArcGIS
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) WPF
2 7 (43.75%) Qt
2 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) GIS
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Phone
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Stress Testing
3 9 (56.25%) API Design
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Xamarin
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training Provided
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago