The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 73 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.20% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 7
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +19.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1166 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 739 763
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) Hibernate
3 38 (48.10%) Spring
4 32 (40.51%) Open Source
4 32 (40.51%) SOA
5 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (39.24%) Web Services
6 30 (37.97%) JBoss
7 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
7 27 (34.18%) JSON
8 26 (32.91%) RESTful
9 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
10 24 (30.38%) Document Management
10 24 (30.38%) Selenium
10 24 (30.38%) BDD
10 24 (30.38%) Alfresco
10 24 (30.38%) Gherkin
11 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
11 23 (29.11%) Degree
11 23 (29.11%) OO
12 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
12 22 (27.85%) HTML
13 20 (25.32%) CSS
14 19 (24.05%) Games
14 19 (24.05%) Ajax
15 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
15 18 (22.78%) Physics
15 18 (22.78%) Game Development
15 18 (22.78%) OOD
15 18 (22.78%) C++

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (30.38%) Alfresco
2 6 (7.59%) Drupal
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) MySQL
2 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
2 24 (30.38%) Selenium
3 12 (15.19%) Maven
4 11 (13.92%) Artifactory
5 4 (5.06%) TestNG
5 4 (5.06%) JUnit
5 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.53%) Ant
7 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 19 (24.05%) Games
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) Hibernate
2 38 (48.10%) Spring
3 31 (39.24%) Web Services
4 27 (34.18%) JSON
5 26 (32.91%) RESTful
6 24 (30.38%) Gherkin
7 22 (27.85%) HTML
8 20 (25.32%) CSS
9 19 (24.05%) Ajax
10 17 (21.52%) JSF
11 14 (17.72%) XML
12 12 (15.19%) jQuery
13 11 (13.92%) Spring Security
13 11 (13.92%) XHTML
14 10 (12.66%) J2EE
15 8 (10.13%) Java EE
16 7 (8.86%) SOAP
17 6 (7.59%) XSLT
17 6 (7.59%) RichFaces
18 4 (5.06%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Open Source
2 23 (29.11%) Computer Science
3 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
3 18 (22.78%) Physics
4 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) AIX
4 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.80%) Android
4 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Debian
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) SOA
2 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.38%) Document Management
4 24 (30.38%) BDD
5 23 (29.11%) OO
6 18 (22.78%) OOD
6 18 (22.78%) Game Development
7 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (17.72%) MVC
9 12 (15.19%) Scrum
9 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
10 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.13%) TDD
12 4 (5.06%) Workflow
12 4 (5.06%) BPMN
13 3 (3.80%) Android Development
14 2 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (2.53%) Project Management
14 2 (2.53%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.78%) C++
4 11 (13.92%) SQL
5 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.80%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) Perl
7 2 (2.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) Degree
2 18 (22.78%) PhD
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Puppet
1 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) JBoss
2 3 (3.80%) VMware
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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