The first table below looks at the demand for Java 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 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 250 186 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.86% 16.61% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.18% 31.42% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 154 101 159
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
777 592 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.20% 52.86% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 546 366 577
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Scotland

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java 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.

1 186 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 162 (36.90%) HTML
3 136 (30.98%) Hibernate
4 135 (30.75%) SQL
5 126 (28.70%) CSS
6 120 (27.33%) Spring
7 117 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (23.23%) SOA
9 100 (22.78%) Degree
10 97 (22.10%) Linux
11 94 (21.41%) JBoss
12 85 (19.36%) Software Engineering
13 83 (18.91%) J2EE
14 82 (18.68%) OO
15 80 (18.22%) Scrum
15 80 (18.22%) Finance
16 79 (18.00%) Web Services
17 78 (17.77%) XML
17 78 (17.77%) Oracle
18 77 (17.54%) C#
19 76 (17.31%) Open Source
20 75 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
21 73 (16.63%) jQuery
22 65 (14.81%) JSON
23 60 (13.67%) Computer Science
23 60 (13.67%) HTML5
24 59 (13.44%) Maven
25 57 (12.98%) C++
25 57 (12.98%) Python
26 54 (12.30%) RESTful

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (7.97%) WebSphere
2 30 (6.83%) Alfresco
3 24 (5.47%) WebLogic
4 21 (4.78%) Apache
5 19 (4.33%) Drupal
6 10 (2.28%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.37%) CMS
10 5 (1.14%) Node.js
10 5 (1.14%) TIBCO EMS
11 4 (0.91%) SAS
12 3 (0.68%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.23%) concrete5
13 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.82%) GIMP
2 8 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.96%) GitHub
2 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.91%) SaaS
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.33%) LDAP
2 14 (3.19%) Internet
3 10 (2.28%) HTTP
4 8 (1.82%) ATM
5 7 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.43%) MongoDB
3 34 (7.74%) Relational Database
4 32 (7.29%) MySQL
5 24 (5.47%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.78%) RDBMS
7 16 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 16 (3.64%) Big Data
8 6 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.23%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.23%) OLAP
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 59 (13.44%) Maven
2 48 (10.93%) Jenkins
3 46 (10.48%) JUnit
4 40 (9.11%) Subversion
5 38 (8.66%) Selenium
6 37 (8.43%) Git (software)
6 37 (8.43%) Eclipse
7 35 (7.97%) Ant
8 27 (6.15%) Artifactory
9 22 (5.01%) JIRA
10 19 (4.33%) TestNG
11 14 (3.19%) LoadRunner
12 11 (2.51%) NUnit
13 10 (2.28%) Mockito
13 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.82%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.37%) Hudson
15 6 (1.37%) FishEye
15 6 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 5 (1.14%) ClearQuest
General
1 80 (18.22%) Finance
2 45 (10.25%) Games
3 34 (7.74%) Banking
4 13 (2.96%) Retail
5 7 (1.59%) Legal
6 6 (1.37%) Advertising
7 5 (1.14%) Automotive
7 5 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.91%) French Language
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Billing
9 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 263 (59.91%) Developer
2 162 (36.90%) Java Developer
3 70 (15.95%) Senior Developer
4 57 (12.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 52 (11.85%) Software Engineer
6 43 (9.79%) Software Developer
7 27 (6.15%) Architect
8 24 (5.47%) Analyst
9 21 (4.78%) Applications Support
10 19 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (3.64%) Senior Software Developer
12 14 (3.19%) Applications Specialist
12 14 (3.19%) Tester
13 13 (2.96%) Programmer
13 13 (2.96%) Web Developer
13 13 (2.96%) Performance Tester
14 12 (2.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 11 (2.51%) Support Specialist
15 11 (2.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (36.90%) HTML
2 136 (30.98%) Hibernate
3 126 (28.70%) CSS
4 120 (27.33%) Spring
5 83 (18.91%) J2EE
6 79 (18.00%) Web Services
7 78 (17.77%) XML
8 73 (16.63%) jQuery
9 65 (14.81%) JSON
10 60 (13.67%) HTML5
11 54 (12.30%) RESTful
12 53 (12.07%) Java EE
13 45 (10.25%) .NET
14 44 (10.02%) Ajax
15 41 (9.34%) JSF
16 39 (8.88%) Gherkin
17 34 (7.74%) JSP
17 34 (7.74%) Middleware
18 31 (7.06%) XSLT
19 30 (6.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.31%) Open Source
2 60 (13.67%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.92%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.01%) GIS
5 21 (4.78%) Physics
6 20 (4.56%) Client/Server
6 20 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.73%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.51%) PDA
10 10 (2.28%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.82%) PKI
12 6 (1.37%) Online Games
12 6 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.68%) Life Science
15 2 (0.46%) Animation
15 2 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
15 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
15 2 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 97 (22.10%) Linux
2 41 (9.34%) Windows
3 40 (9.11%) UNIX
4 26 (5.92%) Apple iOS
5 25 (5.69%) Android
6 10 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.37%) AIX
7 6 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.68%) Debian
10 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.46%) CentOS
10 2 (0.46%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.65%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (23.23%) SOA
3 85 (19.36%) Software Engineering
4 82 (18.68%) OO
5 80 (18.22%) Scrum
6 75 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (11.85%) Unit Testing
8 49 (11.16%) TDD
9 37 (8.43%) Document Management
10 36 (8.20%) BDD
11 34 (7.74%) Workflow
12 32 (7.29%) MVC
13 28 (6.38%) BPMN
14 27 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (5.47%) UML
16 22 (5.01%) Product Management
17 21 (4.78%) Performance Testing
18 20 (4.56%) Automated Testing
18 20 (4.56%) Web Development
19 18 (4.10%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 186 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 135 (30.75%) SQL
3 77 (17.54%) C#
4 57 (12.98%) C++
4 57 (12.98%) Python
5 37 (8.43%) Ruby
6 33 (7.52%) Perl
7 29 (6.61%) PL/SQL
8 26 (5.92%) Shell Script
9 21 (4.78%) PHP
10 13 (2.96%) Scala
11 11 (2.51%) C
12 9 (2.05%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.68%) Jython
14 3 (0.68%) Lisp
14 3 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.46%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (22.78%) Degree
2 17 (3.87%) PhD
3 13 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.46%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.46%) HNC
6 2 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.19%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.68%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.37%) Puppet
3 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.46%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (21.41%) JBoss
2 78 (17.77%) Oracle
3 19 (4.33%) IBM
4 18 (4.10%) HP
5 14 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.51%) Adobe
7 10 (2.28%) VMware
8 7 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.37%) Citrix
9 6 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.46%) Google
11 2 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.46%) Sybase
12 1 (0.23%) Sun
12 1 (0.23%) CA
12 1 (0.23%) OpenLink
12 1 (0.23%) Apple
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Company bene
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28 to £55 per annum - dependant on Exp
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £25,000 to £85,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60K
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago