The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 93 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.10% +14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Java Software Engineer
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
1206 1325 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.66% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 820 840 884
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 £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (75.00%) OO
4 9 (75.00%) Internet
5 8 (66.67%) Project Management
5 8 (66.67%) Quality Management
5 8 (66.67%) LAMP
5 8 (66.67%) Debian
5 8 (66.67%) CGI
5 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
5 8 (66.67%) Apache
5 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
5 8 (66.67%) Perl
5 8 (66.67%) MySQL
5 8 (66.67%) Web Services
5 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
5 8 (66.67%) JSP
5 8 (66.67%) Servlets
5 8 (66.67%) SOAP
5 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
5 8 (66.67%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Apache
1 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CGI
1 8 (66.67%) JSP
1 8 (66.67%) LAMP
1 8 (66.67%) Servlets
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 9 (75.00%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 8 (66.67%) High Availability
4 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 8 (66.67%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat