Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 118 132
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 31 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.86% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 2.63% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +1.27% -12.22%
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.91% -0.56% +5.88%

Java EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 984 760 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.48% 32.82% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 631 535 639
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Spring
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) Web Services
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
5 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
5 11 (35.48%) RESTful
5 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 11 (35.48%) Unix
6 10 (32.26%) JSP
6 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
6 10 (32.26%) Docker
7 9 (29.03%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle
7 9 (29.03%) Mac OS
8 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) SOA
9 7 (22.58%) JAX-RS
9 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
10 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
10 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
10 6 (19.35%) Rancher
10 6 (19.35%) Retail Banking
10 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture

Java EE
Co-occurring 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 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) WildFly
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) RIP
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) GoCD
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
1 20 (64.52%) Java Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Lead Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Spring
2 14 (45.16%) Web Services
3 11 (35.48%) RESTful
3 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
4 10 (32.26%) JSP
5 7 (22.58%) JAX-RS
6 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
9 3 (9.68%) React
10 2 (6.45%) Drools
10 2 (6.45%) J2SE
10 2 (6.45%) Java ME
10 2 (6.45%) XML
10 2 (6.45%) XSLT
11 1 (3.23%) jBPM
11 1 (3.23%) JSON
11 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
11 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Unix
2 9 (29.03%) Mac OS
3 7 (22.58%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
2 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
3 9 (29.03%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
4 7 (22.58%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source Development
6 5 (16.13%) Refactoring
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) People Management
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) F#
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Rancher
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) HockeyApp
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) Graphite
3 1 (3.23%) Icinga
3 1 (3.23%) Linux-HA
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) VMware