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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 139 225 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.44% 15.49% 17.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.98% 34.51% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 110 161 173
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
535 652 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.03% 44.87% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 364 444 552
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 157 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (38.91%) Finance
3 109 (37.20%) JavaScript
4 85 (29.01%) Scrum
5 84 (28.67%) Software Engineering
6 83 (28.33%) Spring
6 83 (28.33%) HTML
7 76 (25.94%) C#
8 69 (23.55%) Maven
9 68 (23.21%) SQL
10 60 (20.48%) CSS
10 60 (20.48%) Hibernate
11 59 (20.14%) .NET
11 59 (20.14%) OO
12 52 (17.75%) Degree
13 48 (16.38%) Unit Testing
13 48 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (16.38%) Linux
14 47 (16.04%) Web Services
14 47 (16.04%) Python
14 47 (16.04%) SQL Server
15 46 (15.70%) SOA
16 45 (15.36%) Oracle
17 44 (15.02%) Retail
17 44 (15.02%) JSON
18 43 (14.68%) Git (software)
18 43 (14.68%) RESTful
18 43 (14.68%) HTML5
19 42 (14.33%) Jenkins
19 42 (14.33%) Banking

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 39 (13.31%) JBoss
2 22 (7.51%) Alfresco
3 18 (6.14%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.80%) Apache
5 9 (3.07%) NetWeaver
5 9 (3.07%) SAS
6 8 (2.73%) nginx
7 6 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.37%) CMS
9 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.68%) IIS
10 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.34%) Flash Media Server
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
2 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.37%) S-PLUS
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Sonata
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.10%) SaaS
2 7 (2.39%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) LDAP
1 6 (2.05%) MQTT
2 4 (1.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) CTI
5 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.90%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.53%) MySQL
4 22 (7.51%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.80%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.07%) Big Data
7 9 (3.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.34%) DB2
11 1 (0.34%) MS Access
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 69 (23.55%) Maven
2 43 (14.68%) Git (software)
3 42 (14.33%) Jenkins
4 37 (12.63%) Subversion
5 33 (11.26%) Selenium
6 27 (9.22%) JIRA
7 25 (8.53%) Artifactory
8 23 (7.85%) Ant
9 17 (5.80%) PowerBuilder
10 16 (5.46%) Eclipse
11 15 (5.12%) JUnit
12 10 (3.41%) GoCD
12 10 (3.41%) Grunt
12 10 (3.41%) gulp
13 9 (3.07%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.39%) JMeter
15 6 (2.05%) LoadRunner
15 6 (2.05%) Robot Framework
16 4 (1.37%) Eclipse RCP
17 3 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (38.91%) Finance
2 44 (15.02%) Retail
3 42 (14.33%) Banking
4 34 (11.60%) Telecoms
5 32 (10.92%) Games
6 6 (2.05%) Marketing
7 5 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.02%) Electronics
9 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 143 (48.81%) Developer
2 95 (32.42%) Java Developer
3 41 (13.99%) Software Engineer
4 35 (11.95%) Architect
5 31 (10.58%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.56%) Software Developer
7 26 (8.87%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (7.17%) Java Engineer
9 21 (7.17%) Open Source Developer
10 16 (5.46%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (3.75%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (3.75%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.41%) Analyst
12 10 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 9 (3.07%) Java Architect
13 9 (3.07%) SAP Architect
13 9 (3.07%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (28.33%) HTML
1 83 (28.33%) Spring
2 60 (20.48%) CSS
2 60 (20.48%) Hibernate
3 59 (20.14%) .NET
4 47 (16.04%) Web Services
5 44 (15.02%) JSON
6 43 (14.68%) HTML5
6 43 (14.68%) RESTful
7 34 (11.60%) jQuery
8 27 (9.22%) AngularJS
8 27 (9.22%) SOAP
9 24 (8.19%) Middleware
10 22 (7.51%) Gherkin
10 22 (7.51%) J2EE
10 22 (7.51%) Spring Security
10 22 (7.51%) XHTML
10 22 (7.51%) XML
11 21 (7.17%) CSS3
12 18 (6.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 13 (4.44%) Social Media
4 10 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.41%) Physics
5 6 (2.05%) Derivative
5 6 (2.05%) PKI
6 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.71%) Fintech
6 5 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.37%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (1.37%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.37%) Economics
7 4 (1.37%) User Experience
7 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.38%) Linux
2 31 (10.58%) Android
3 24 (8.19%) Unix
4 21 (7.17%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.07%) Windows
6 6 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) Debian
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.01%) Scrum
3 84 (28.67%) Software Engineering
4 59 (20.14%) OO
5 48 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (16.38%) Unit Testing
6 46 (15.70%) SOA
7 36 (12.29%) Mentoring
7 36 (12.29%) TDD
8 32 (10.92%) Open Source
9 31 (10.58%) BDD
9 31 (10.58%) SDLC
10 29 (9.90%) DevOps
11 22 (7.51%) Document Management
11 22 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (7.17%) Open Source Development
13 17 (5.80%) MVC
14 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (4.78%) Web Development
16 13 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 109 (37.20%) JavaScript
2 76 (25.94%) C#
3 68 (23.21%) SQL
4 47 (16.04%) Python
5 37 (12.63%) C++
6 31 (10.58%) PL/SQL
7 26 (8.87%) Perl
7 26 (8.87%) Ruby
8 22 (7.51%) Bash Shell
9 21 (7.17%) PHP
10 12 (4.10%) C
11 9 (3.07%) ABAP
12 7 (2.39%) Scala
13 6 (2.05%) Delphi
13 6 (2.05%) Groovy
13 6 (2.05%) VBA
14 5 (1.71%) Lisp
14 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.37%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (17.75%) Degree
2 14 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.41%) PhD
4 8 (2.73%) RHCE
5 5 (1.71%) ISEB
5 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.14%) Docker
2 8 (2.73%) Varnish
3 5 (1.71%) Squid
4 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (6.14%) Puppet
3 10 (3.41%) Capistrano
3 10 (3.41%) Mesos
4 8 (2.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (15.36%) Oracle
2 21 (7.17%) VMware
3 18 (6.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.10%) SAP
5 11 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.07%) IBM
7 7 (2.39%) FNZ
8 6 (2.05%) Informatica
9 5 (1.71%) CA
10 4 (1.37%) Sybase
11 3 (1.02%) Apple
11 3 (1.02%) Twitter
12 2 (0.68%) Adobe
12 2 (0.68%) Charles River
12 2 (0.68%) Facebook
12 2 (0.68%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.68%) Vertica
13 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.34%) Alterian
13 1 (0.34%) Teradata
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