The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 167 228 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.50% 14.84% 15.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.82% 34.97% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 140 147 150
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 652 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.27% 42.45% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 422 431 549
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 173 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (40.63%) Finance
3 125 (39.06%) JavaScript
4 97 (30.31%) Software Engineering
5 95 (29.69%) Spring
5 95 (29.69%) HTML
6 88 (27.50%) Scrum
7 81 (25.31%) Maven
8 72 (22.50%) CSS
9 71 (22.19%) C#
9 71 (22.19%) Hibernate
10 61 (19.06%) SQL
11 60 (18.75%) Degree
12 56 (17.50%) Retail
13 55 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 54 (16.88%) OO
15 53 (16.56%) Linux
15 53 (16.56%) .NET
15 53 (16.56%) Telecoms
16 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
17 50 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (15.63%) Games
18 49 (15.31%) HTML5
19 46 (14.38%) Jenkins
19 46 (14.38%) Oracle
19 46 (14.38%) Python
20 45 (14.06%) Unit Testing
21 42 (13.13%) JSON
21 42 (13.13%) SOA
21 42 (13.13%) Subversion

Java
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 37 (11.56%) JBoss
2 19 (5.94%) Alfresco
3 18 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.38%) Apache
5 8 (2.50%) NetWeaver
5 8 (2.50%) nginx
6 7 (2.19%) CMS
7 6 (1.88%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.25%) IIS
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.63%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.63%) SAS
10 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.31%) Flash Media Server
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Sonata
2 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.63%) HFM
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.56%) SaaS
2 9 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.56%) GitHub
3 5 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) LDAP
2 5 (1.56%) HTTP
2 5 (1.56%) MQTT
3 3 (0.94%) SSL
4 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) CTI
5 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 29 (9.06%) MySQL
4 21 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.94%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.81%) Big Data
8 7 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.63%) GIS
10 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (25.31%) Maven
2 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 46 (14.38%) Jenkins
4 42 (13.13%) Subversion
5 33 (10.31%) Selenium
6 31 (9.69%) Ant
7 25 (7.81%) JIRA
8 24 (7.50%) Artifactory
9 17 (5.31%) JUnit
10 15 (4.69%) Eclipse
10 15 (4.69%) PowerBuilder
11 13 (4.06%) Grunt
11 13 (4.06%) gulp
12 12 (3.75%) GoCD
13 9 (2.81%) Robot Framework
14 7 (2.19%) JMeter
14 7 (2.19%) LoadRunner
14 7 (2.19%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.25%) Eclipse RCP
16 3 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 130 (40.63%) Finance
2 56 (17.50%) Retail
3 53 (16.56%) Telecoms
4 50 (15.63%) Games
5 41 (12.81%) Banking
6 10 (3.13%) Marketing
7 6 (1.88%) Electronics
7 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 161 (50.31%) Developer
2 111 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 46 (14.38%) Software Engineer
4 42 (13.13%) Senior Developer
5 34 (10.63%) Architect
6 33 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
7 27 (8.44%) Java Engineer
7 27 (8.44%) Software Developer
7 27 (8.44%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (5.63%) Open Source Developer
9 15 (4.69%) Test Engineer
10 12 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.44%) Java Software Developer
11 11 (3.44%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 10 (3.13%) QA Engineer
13 9 (2.81%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
13 9 (2.81%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (29.69%) HTML
1 95 (29.69%) Spring
2 72 (22.50%) CSS
3 71 (22.19%) Hibernate
4 53 (16.56%) .NET
5 49 (15.31%) HTML5
6 42 (13.13%) JSON
7 41 (12.81%) RESTful
7 41 (12.81%) Web Services
8 33 (10.31%) jQuery
9 30 (9.38%) CSS3
9 30 (9.38%) J2EE
10 25 (7.81%) AngularJS
10 25 (7.81%) SOAP
10 25 (7.81%) XML
11 23 (7.19%) Middleware
12 20 (6.25%) REST
12 20 (6.25%) Spring Security
13 19 (5.94%) Gherkin
13 19 (5.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.25%) Social Media
2 19 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.19%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.88%) Physics
7 6 (1.88%) PKI
7 6 (1.88%) User Experience
8 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.25%) Derivative
8 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.94%) Fintech
9 3 (0.94%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.63%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.63%) EPoS
10 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.56%) Linux
2 39 (12.19%) Android
3 27 (8.44%) Apple iOS
4 25 (7.81%) Unix
5 12 (3.75%) Windows
6 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (30.31%) Software Engineering
3 88 (27.50%) Scrum
4 54 (16.88%) OO
5 50 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (14.06%) Unit Testing
7 42 (13.13%) SOA
8 38 (11.88%) TDD
9 36 (11.25%) Mentoring
10 32 (10.00%) DevOps
11 31 (9.69%) Open Source
11 31 (9.69%) SDLC
12 30 (9.38%) BDD
13 23 (7.19%) MVC
14 20 (6.25%) Document Management
15 19 (5.94%) Open Source Development
15 19 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (5.31%) Web Development
17 15 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 125 (39.06%) JavaScript
2 71 (22.19%) C#
3 61 (19.06%) SQL
4 46 (14.38%) Python
5 32 (10.00%) Ruby
6 30 (9.38%) C++
7 28 (8.75%) PL/SQL
8 26 (8.13%) Bash Shell
9 22 (6.88%) PHP
10 16 (5.00%) Perl
11 8 (2.50%) ABAP
11 8 (2.50%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.19%) C
12 7 (2.19%) Groovy
13 4 (1.25%) Delphi
13 4 (1.25%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.25%) Scala
13 4 (1.25%) VBA
14 3 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 60 (18.75%) Degree
2 11 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.50%) RHCE
4 3 (0.94%) ISEB
4 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.94%) PhD
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 22 (6.88%) Docker
2 8 (2.50%) Varnish
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.63%) Squid
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (8.44%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (6.56%) Puppet
3 13 (4.06%) Capistrano
4 12 (3.75%) Mesos
5 10 (3.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.31%) Packer
6 1 (0.31%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) yum
Vendors
1 46 (14.38%) Oracle
2 23 (7.19%) VMware
3 17 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.38%) SAP
5 11 (3.44%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.50%) IBM
7 7 (2.19%) FNZ
8 5 (1.56%) CA
9 4 (1.25%) Informatica
10 3 (0.94%) Apple
10 3 (0.94%) Twitter
11 2 (0.63%) Adobe
11 2 (0.63%) Charles River
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos
11 2 (0.63%) ESRI
11 2 (0.63%) Facebook
11 2 (0.63%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.63%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.63%) Sybase
11 2 (0.63%) Vertica
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