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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 89 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 17 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 2.16% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 2.25% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 12
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1397 1425 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.14% 96.02% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 910 946 736
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (78.57%) Web Services
3 38 (67.86%) Spring
4 37 (66.07%) RESTful
5 36 (64.29%) Hibernate
6 35 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (58.93%) JPA
7 33 (58.93%) Maven
7 33 (58.93%) MVC
7 33 (58.93%) XML
7 33 (58.93%) JBoss
8 32 (57.14%) Java EE
9 31 (55.36%) Use Case
9 31 (55.36%) AspectJ
9 31 (55.36%) EclipseLink
9 31 (55.36%) JMS
9 31 (55.36%) Eclipse
9 31 (55.36%) WSDL
9 31 (55.36%) XML Schema
9 31 (55.36%) XSD
9 31 (55.36%) Oracle
9 31 (55.36%) EJB
9 31 (55.36%) JDBC
9 31 (55.36%) RUP
9 31 (55.36%) Middleware
9 31 (55.36%) Unified Process
9 31 (55.36%) TopLink
10 25 (44.64%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (44.64%) People Management
10 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (58.93%) JBoss
2 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) RFID
2 1 (1.79%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (58.93%) Maven
2 31 (55.36%) Eclipse
3 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Games
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (78.57%) Web Services
2 38 (67.86%) Spring
3 37 (66.07%) RESTful
4 36 (64.29%) Hibernate
5 33 (58.93%) JPA
5 33 (58.93%) XML
6 32 (57.14%) Java EE
7 31 (55.36%) TopLink
7 31 (55.36%) Middleware
7 31 (55.36%) EclipseLink
7 31 (55.36%) XSD
7 31 (55.36%) JMS
7 31 (55.36%) WSDL
7 31 (55.36%) XML Schema
7 31 (55.36%) EJB
7 31 (55.36%) JDBC
8 25 (44.64%) Drools
8 25 (44.64%) jBPM
9 10 (17.86%) J2EE
9 10 (17.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Debian
2 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (58.93%) MVC
3 31 (55.36%) RUP
3 31 (55.36%) Unified Process
3 31 (55.36%) Use Case
4 25 (44.64%) People Management
5 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.07%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Quality Management
8 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.71%) UML
8 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
10 3 (5.36%) Scrum
11 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.79%) Pair Programming
11 1 (1.79%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) AspectJ
3 6 (10.71%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago