The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 13 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.05% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1181 1146 1327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.94% 95.98% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 726 659 834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Edinburgh

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Edinburgh

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Java Software 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 Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
3 20 (90.91%) MongoDB
3 20 (90.91%) Open Source Development
3 20 (90.91%) SDLC
3 20 (90.91%) Open Source
3 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 20 (90.91%) Hadoop
3 20 (90.91%) Neo4j
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Lisp
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework

Java Software Developer Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) Hadoop
1 20 (90.91%) MongoDB
1 20 (90.91%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 20 (90.91%) Open Source
2 20 (90.91%) Open Source Development
2 20 (90.91%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Lisp
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago