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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 4 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 222 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.98% 11.60% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.91% 28.57% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 145 100 141
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
636 504 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 57.25% 40.61% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 410 362 462
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 218 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (30.18%) SQL
3 111 (25.58%) Finance
4 103 (23.73%) C#
4 103 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 96 (22.12%) Oracle
6 92 (21.20%) .NET
7 85 (19.59%) Spring
7 85 (19.59%) Degree
8 82 (18.89%) HTML
9 77 (17.74%) Software Engineering
10 76 (17.51%) Python
11 73 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (16.36%) OO
12 71 (16.36%) PL/SQL
13 69 (15.90%) TDD
14 68 (15.67%) SOA
15 67 (15.44%) Hibernate
16 66 (15.21%) CSS
17 65 (14.98%) Linux
17 65 (14.98%) Open Source
18 61 (14.06%) Scrum
19 51 (11.75%) Web Services
20 50 (11.52%) JBoss
21 49 (11.29%) Computer Science
22 46 (10.60%) PHP
23 45 (10.37%) Maven
23 45 (10.37%) Jenkins
23 45 (10.37%) SDLC
24 44 (10.14%) Relational Database

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 50 (11.52%) JBoss
2 24 (5.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.61%) CMS
5 16 (3.69%) Apache
6 10 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.30%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.84%) Alfresco
7 8 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.61%) IIS
9 5 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.92%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.92%) nginx
11 3 (0.69%) Liferay
11 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.46%) Confluence
12 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) GIMP
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.84%) Sonata
3 6 (1.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.15%) HFM
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.46%) SaaS
3 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.15%) IaaS
5 4 (0.92%) GitHub
5 4 (0.92%) Slack
6 3 (0.69%) iPaaS
6 3 (0.69%) PaaS
7 2 (0.46%) G Suite
7 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.15%) HTTP
3 4 (0.92%) SAN
4 2 (0.46%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) LDAP
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.14%) Relational Database
2 38 (8.76%) MySQL
3 34 (7.83%) MongoDB
3 34 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (5.99%) SQL Server
5 25 (5.76%) RDBMS
6 22 (5.07%) Hadoop
6 22 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.84%) Big Data
8 18 (4.15%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.92%) Neo4j
10 13 (3.00%) Pentaho
11 10 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
15 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.92%) GIS
15 4 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (10.37%) Jenkins
1 45 (10.37%) Maven
2 33 (7.60%) Git (software)
3 32 (7.37%) PowerBuilder
4 30 (6.91%) Selenium
5 26 (5.99%) JIRA
6 21 (4.84%) Subversion
7 14 (3.23%) JUnit
8 13 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (2.30%) Ant
9 10 (2.30%) Artifactory
10 9 (2.07%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (1.61%) Android Studio
13 5 (1.15%) Genymotion
13 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.92%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.92%) NSubstitute
14 4 (0.92%) Robot Framework
14 4 (0.92%) Travis CI
General
1 111 (25.58%) Finance
2 22 (5.07%) Games
3 19 (4.38%) Banking
4 16 (3.69%) Marketing
5 13 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.30%) Advertising
6 10 (2.30%) Retail
7 5 (1.15%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.92%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 235 (54.15%) Developer
2 140 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 52 (11.98%) Senior Developer
4 44 (10.14%) Software Engineer
5 41 (9.45%) Architect
6 30 (6.91%) Senior Java Developer
7 25 (5.76%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.53%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (5.07%) Oracle Developer
10 21 (4.84%) Java Engineer
11 20 (4.61%) Technical Architect
11 20 (4.61%) Tester
12 19 (4.38%) Test Engineer
13 15 (3.46%) Java Software Engineer
14 14 (3.23%) Junior
14 14 (3.23%) Open Source Developer
15 13 (3.00%) Java Software Developer
16 12 (2.76%) Graduate
16 12 (2.76%) Project Manager
16 12 (2.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (21.20%) .NET
2 85 (19.59%) Spring
3 82 (18.89%) HTML
4 67 (15.44%) Hibernate
5 66 (15.21%) CSS
6 51 (11.75%) Web Services
7 42 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 42 (9.68%) Java EE
7 42 (9.68%) XML
8 39 (8.99%) J2EE
9 38 (8.76%) JPA
10 35 (8.06%) HTML5
11 32 (7.37%) jQuery
12 25 (5.76%) JSF
12 25 (5.76%) RESTful
12 25 (5.76%) RichFaces
13 23 (5.30%) React
13 23 (5.30%) SOAP
14 22 (5.07%) JSON
15 21 (4.84%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.69%) Fintech
4 13 (3.00%) User Experience
5 12 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.07%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.61%) Social Media
9 4 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (0.92%) Blog
10 3 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.69%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.23%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.23%) PACS
12 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.98%) Linux
2 40 (9.22%) Android
3 29 (6.68%) Windows
4 28 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.30%) Unix
6 9 (2.07%) Solaris
7 7 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.38%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.92%) CentOS
10 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.46%) VMS
12 1 (0.23%) Debian
12 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.74%) Software Engineering
3 73 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (16.36%) OO
5 69 (15.90%) TDD
6 68 (15.67%) SOA
7 65 (14.98%) Open Source
8 61 (14.06%) Scrum
9 45 (10.37%) SDLC
10 37 (8.53%) UML
11 34 (7.83%) BDD
12 31 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.91%) Microservices
14 29 (6.68%) Web Development
15 27 (6.22%) DevOps
16 26 (5.99%) Use Case
17 25 (5.76%) MVC
18 22 (5.07%) Android Development
18 22 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (4.38%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (30.18%) SQL
2 103 (23.73%) C#
2 103 (23.73%) JavaScript
3 76 (17.51%) Python
4 71 (16.36%) PL/SQL
5 46 (10.60%) PHP
6 42 (9.68%) Ruby
7 29 (6.68%) C++
8 27 (6.22%) Perl
9 21 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.38%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.76%) C
12 9 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.84%) VB
14 5 (1.15%) GraphQL
14 5 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.15%) XPath
15 4 (0.92%) Scala
16 3 (0.69%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 85 (19.59%) Degree
2 15 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.07%) ISEB
4 8 (1.84%) CREST Certified
5 7 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.92%) RHCE
8 2 (0.46%) HND
8 2 (0.46%) NCDA
8 2 (0.46%) NCIE
8 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.46%) VCAP
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.23%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.92%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.92%) Varnish
3 4 (0.92%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) vCloud
4 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.23%) Puppet
3 12 (2.76%) Ansible
4 3 (0.69%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.69%) Nagios
5 2 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.46%) SCCM
5 2 (0.46%) Terraform
5 2 (0.46%) vRealize
5 2 (0.46%) yum
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Mesos
6 1 (0.23%) Packer
6 1 (0.23%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 96 (22.12%) Oracle
2 28 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 24 (5.53%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.00%) Google
4 13 (3.00%) Talend
4 13 (3.00%) VMware
5 10 (2.30%) Alterian
6 8 (1.84%) Splunk
6 8 (1.84%) Vertica
7 7 (1.61%) FNZ
8 6 (1.38%) Cognos
9 5 (1.15%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.92%) Intel
10 4 (0.92%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.69%) F5
12 2 (0.46%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.46%) NetApp
12 2 (0.46%) Perforce
12 2 (0.46%) Twitter
12 2 (0.46%) Xamarin
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