The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 83 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 29 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.90% 0.35% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.37% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £34,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +4.39%
Senior Java Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1468 1347 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.95% 95.40% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 958 872 843
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,325
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (42.62%) Linux
4 24 (39.34%) Degree
5 23 (37.70%) OO
6 22 (36.07%) SQL
7 21 (34.43%) QA
8 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
8 19 (31.15%) Web Services
9 18 (29.51%) Spring
9 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
9 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
10 16 (26.23%) Finance
10 16 (26.23%) J2EE
11 15 (24.59%) XML
11 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
11 15 (24.59%) JSON
12 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
12 14 (22.95%) UNIX
12 14 (22.95%) AIX
12 14 (22.95%) WebLogic
13 12 (19.67%) C++
13 12 (19.67%) Physics
13 12 (19.67%) RESTful
14 11 (18.03%) Selenium
14 11 (18.03%) Alfresco
14 11 (18.03%) Open Source
14 11 (18.03%) BDD
14 11 (18.03%) Ajax
14 11 (18.03%) Mathematics

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.95%) WebLogic
2 11 (18.03%) Alfresco
3 7 (11.48%) Apache
3 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) MySQL
1 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
1 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.03%) Selenium
3 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Games
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Web Services
2 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
2 18 (29.51%) Spring
3 16 (26.23%) J2EE
4 15 (24.59%) XML
4 15 (24.59%) JSON
5 12 (19.67%) RESTful
6 11 (18.03%) Gherkin
6 11 (18.03%) JSF
6 11 (18.03%) Ajax
7 8 (13.11%) SOAP
8 7 (11.48%) CGI
8 7 (11.48%) JSP
8 7 (11.48%) Servlets
9 5 (8.20%) Swing
9 5 (8.20%) JMS
10 4 (6.56%) REST
11 1 (1.64%) JAXB
11 1 (1.64%) Java SE
11 1 (1.64%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.67%) Physics
3 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
3 11 (18.03%) Open Source
4 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.20%) Data Structures
5 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) UNIX
2 14 (22.95%) AIX
3 9 (14.75%) Windows
4 7 (11.48%) Debian
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) OO
3 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.03%) Document Management
4 11 (18.03%) BDD
4 11 (18.03%) Game Development
4 11 (18.03%) OOD
4 11 (18.03%) SOA
4 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Quality Management
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
5 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.20%) Coaching
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Android Development
8 1 (1.64%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) Scrum
8 1 (1.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
4 12 (19.67%) C++
5 7 (11.48%) Perl
6 5 (8.20%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (34.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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