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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 76 65 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 18 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 2.55% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.67% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 18
Median salary £48,750 £44,750 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.93% -4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £55,000
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
1160 1313 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.77% 95.56% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 709 820 986
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 29 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) OO
3 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) Spring
4 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
5 14 (51.85%) RESTful
6 13 (48.15%) Scrum
6 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
7 12 (44.44%) JSON
7 12 (44.44%) JBoss
7 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
10 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.93%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) Perl
11 6 (22.22%) JSP
11 6 (22.22%) Servlets
11 6 (22.22%) Apache
11 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) CGI
11 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
11 6 (22.22%) Internet
11 6 (22.22%) LAMP

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 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 12 (44.44%) JBoss
3 6 (22.22%) Apache
4 4 (14.81%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Artifactory
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Spring
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 14 (51.85%) RESTful
3 12 (44.44%) JSON
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) CGI
6 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 6 (22.22%) JSP
6 6 (22.22%) LAMP
6 6 (22.22%) Servlets
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) Drools
8 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
8 4 (14.81%) jBPM
8 4 (14.81%) Middleware
8 4 (14.81%) Spring Security
8 4 (14.81%) XHTML
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Debian
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) OO
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 6 (22.22%) High Availability
6 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
7 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 4 (14.81%) Open Source Development
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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