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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 83 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 15 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 1.38% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.44% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -
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
1208 1315 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.57% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 813 841 880
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (84.62%) Tomcat
3 20 (76.92%) Web Services
4 18 (69.23%) Spring
5 15 (57.69%) OO
5 15 (57.69%) MVC
5 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
6 13 (50.00%) RESTful
7 11 (42.31%) Servlets
7 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (38.46%) JSP
9 9 (34.62%) JBoss
9 9 (34.62%) HTML
9 9 (34.62%) CSS
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) HTML5
9 9 (34.62%) CSS3
10 8 (30.77%) TDD
11 7 (26.92%) Degree
11 7 (26.92%) JSON
11 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
11 7 (26.92%) Perl
11 7 (26.92%) J2EE
11 7 (26.92%) MySQL
11 7 (26.92%) Apache
11 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
12 6 (23.08%) jQuery
12 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (23.08%) High Availability
12 6 (23.08%) AngularJS

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (84.62%) Tomcat
2 9 (34.62%) JBoss
3 7 (26.92%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) Liferay
4 1 (3.85%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Ant
2 5 (19.23%) JUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Web Services
2 18 (69.23%) Spring
3 13 (50.00%) RESTful
4 11 (42.31%) Servlets
5 10 (38.46%) JSP
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) CSS3
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) J2EE
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
8 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 6 (23.08%) CGI
8 6 (23.08%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) LAMP
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
9 5 (19.23%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Debian
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
1 15 (57.69%) OO
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 6 (23.08%) High Availability
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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