The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 77 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 18 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 2.74% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.86% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 28
Median salary £50,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% +5.29%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1207 1295 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.78% 95.85% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 770 789 1013
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) Spring
2 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) Tomcat
3 22 (62.86%) OO
3 22 (62.86%) RESTful
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (51.43%) JBoss
5 18 (51.43%) Mentoring
6 17 (48.57%) JSON
6 17 (48.57%) MVC
7 15 (42.86%) Scrum
8 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
9 10 (28.57%) Banking
10 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.71%) HTML
10 9 (25.71%) MySQL
10 9 (25.71%) Servlets
11 8 (22.86%) SOAP
11 8 (22.86%) CSS
11 8 (22.86%) JSP
11 8 (22.86%) Maven
11 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
11 8 (22.86%) jQuery
12 7 (20.00%) TDD
12 7 (20.00%) Perl
13 6 (17.14%) Apache
13 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) CGI

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 24 (68.57%) Tomcat
2 18 (51.43%) JBoss
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.86%) Liferay
5 1 (2.86%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Maven
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) Ant
6 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.71%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) Mockito
7 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) Spring
1 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 22 (62.86%) RESTful
3 17 (48.57%) JSON
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) Servlets
5 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) JSP
5 8 (22.86%) SOAP
6 6 (17.14%) CGI
6 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
6 6 (17.14%) LAMP
7 5 (14.29%) HTML5
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) CSS3
8 4 (11.43%) Drools
8 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
8 4 (11.43%) Spring Security
8 4 (11.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Debian
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) OO
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Mentoring
4 17 (48.57%) MVC
5 15 (42.86%) Scrum
6 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
9 6 (17.14%) High Availability
9 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
9 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 6 (17.14%) Quality Management
10 5 (14.29%) BDD
10 5 (14.29%) Web Development
11 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (11.43%) Open Source
11 4 (11.43%) Open Source Development
11 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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