The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 4 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Java 215 143 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.40% 10.82% 14.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.18% 26.24% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128 105 131
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,510 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,650
% change year-on-year - +0.78%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 648 545 620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.48% 41.23% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 396 374 445
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Edinburgh

Java
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Java in Edinburgh

Java
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 229 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (29.30%) SQL
3 113 (24.89%) Finance
4 105 (23.13%) C#
5 104 (22.91%) .NET
6 99 (21.81%) Oracle
7 96 (21.15%) JavaScript
8 92 (20.26%) Degree
9 86 (18.94%) Spring
10 81 (17.84%) Open Source
11 80 (17.62%) Software Engineering
11 80 (17.62%) TDD
12 79 (17.40%) HTML
13 77 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (16.74%) OO
14 76 (16.74%) Python
15 75 (16.52%) SOA
16 71 (15.64%) PL/SQL
16 71 (15.64%) Hibernate
17 67 (14.76%) CSS
18 65 (14.32%) Relational Database
19 63 (13.88%) Linux
20 54 (11.89%) Web Services
21 53 (11.67%) Scrum
22 51 (11.23%) JBoss
22 51 (11.23%) SDLC
23 48 (10.57%) PHP
23 48 (10.57%) Computer Science
23 48 (10.57%) Jenkins
24 46 (10.13%) Java EE

Java
Top Related 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 51 (11.23%) JBoss
2 23 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 19 (4.19%) Apache
3 19 (4.19%) CMS
4 10 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.76%) Alfresco
7 7 (1.54%) IIS
8 5 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.88%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.88%) nginx
10 3 (0.66%) Liferay
10 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.44%) Confluence
11 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.88%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS Project
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) GIMP
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.30%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.54%) Sonata
3 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.22%) HFM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.86%) SaaS
3 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.10%) IaaS
5 4 (0.88%) GitHub
5 4 (0.88%) iPaaS
5 4 (0.88%) PaaS
5 4 (0.88%) Slack
6 2 (0.44%) G Suite
6 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.88%) HTTP
2 4 (0.88%) SAN
3 2 (0.44%) NAS
3 2 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.22%) DHCP
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.32%) Relational Database
2 39 (8.59%) RDBMS
3 37 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 34 (7.49%) MySQL
5 31 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (5.95%) Hadoop
7 26 (5.73%) SQL Server
8 25 (5.51%) Big Data
9 21 (4.63%) Neo4j
10 20 (4.41%) Oracle Database
11 17 (3.74%) NoSQL
12 13 (2.86%) Pentaho
13 8 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.88%) GIS
16 4 (0.88%) QGIS
17 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
18 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 48 (10.57%) Jenkins
2 44 (9.69%) Maven
3 33 (7.27%) PowerBuilder
4 32 (7.05%) Selenium
5 27 (5.95%) Git (software)
5 27 (5.95%) JIRA
6 21 (4.63%) Subversion
7 18 (3.96%) JUnit
8 13 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (2.42%) Ant
9 11 (2.42%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.54%) Android Studio
10 7 (1.54%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.10%) Genymotion
11 5 (1.10%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.10%) NSubstitute
12 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.88%) Protractor
12 4 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 113 (24.89%) Finance
2 16 (3.52%) Banking
3 13 (2.86%) Games
3 13 (2.86%) Marketing
4 11 (2.42%) Advertising
5 7 (1.54%) Retail
5 7 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 248 (54.63%) Developer
2 152 (33.48%) Java Developer
3 50 (11.01%) Architect
4 49 (10.79%) Software Engineer
5 48 (10.57%) Senior Developer
6 30 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (6.39%) Software Developer
8 27 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (5.51%) Java Engineer
10 23 (5.07%) Technical Architect
10 23 (5.07%) Tester
11 20 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
12 19 (4.19%) Oracle Developer
13 18 (3.96%) Open Source Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Lead Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Lead Java Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Test Engineer
15 15 (3.30%) Java Software Developer
16 14 (3.08%) Project Manager
17 12 (2.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (22.91%) .NET
2 86 (18.94%) Spring
3 79 (17.40%) HTML
4 71 (15.64%) Hibernate
5 67 (14.76%) CSS
6 54 (11.89%) Web Services
7 46 (10.13%) Java EE
7 46 (10.13%) JPA
8 41 (9.03%) J2EE
9 40 (8.81%) AngularJS
10 38 (8.37%) XML
11 33 (7.27%) HTML5
12 32 (7.05%) JSF
13 31 (6.83%) jQuery
13 31 (6.83%) RichFaces
14 26 (5.73%) React
15 25 (5.51%) Apache CXF
16 23 (5.07%) SOAP
17 22 (4.85%) Drools
18 20 (4.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.85%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.96%) Fintech
4 15 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.30%) User Experience
5 7 (1.54%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.32%) Social Media
7 4 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (0.88%) Blog
7 4 (0.88%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.44%) W3C
10 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.22%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.88%) Linux
2 42 (9.25%) Android
3 30 (6.61%) Windows
4 28 (6.17%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.64%) Solaris
6 8 (1.76%) Unix
7 7 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.44%) CentOS
9 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Debian
10 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.22%) MVS
10 1 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (17.84%) Open Source
3 80 (17.62%) Software Engineering
3 80 (17.62%) TDD
4 77 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (16.74%) OO
6 75 (16.52%) SOA
7 53 (11.67%) Scrum
8 51 (11.23%) SDLC
9 41 (9.03%) UML
10 32 (7.05%) BDD
10 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
10 32 (7.05%) Use Case
11 31 (6.83%) Web Development
12 29 (6.39%) Domain Models
13 28 (6.17%) Microservices
14 27 (5.95%) Open Source Development
15 26 (5.73%) Android Development
15 26 (5.73%) DevOps
15 26 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (29.30%) SQL
2 105 (23.13%) C#
3 96 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 76 (16.74%) Python
5 71 (15.64%) PL/SQL
6 48 (10.57%) PHP
7 44 (9.69%) Ruby
8 29 (6.39%) C++
8 29 (6.39%) Perl
9 21 (4.63%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.19%) C
11 18 (3.96%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.42%) VB
13 6 (1.32%) GraphQL
13 6 (1.32%) XPath
14 5 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.88%) Scala
16 3 (0.66%) Clojure
16 3 (0.66%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 92 (20.26%) Degree
2 19 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.20%) CREST Certified
4 9 (1.98%) ISEB
5 7 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.88%) RHCE
8 2 (0.44%) HND
8 2 (0.44%) NCDA
8 2 (0.44%) NCIE
8 2 (0.44%) PhD
8 2 (0.44%) VCAP
8 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.10%) QA
2 3 (0.66%) PMO
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.52%) Docker
2 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.88%) Varnish
4 3 (0.66%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) vCloud
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.22%) KVM
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (3.08%) Puppet
2 12 (2.64%) Ansible
2 12 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.66%) Nagios
4 2 (0.44%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.44%) SCCM
4 2 (0.44%) vRealize
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) Mesos
5 1 (0.22%) Terraform
5 1 (0.22%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.22%) yum
Vendors
1 99 (21.81%) Oracle
2 34 (7.49%) Red Hat
3 24 (5.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.86%) Google
4 13 (2.86%) Talend
4 13 (2.86%) VMware
5 12 (2.64%) Alterian
6 8 (1.76%) Splunk
7 7 (1.54%) FNZ
8 6 (1.32%) Vertica
9 5 (1.10%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.88%) Intel
11 3 (0.66%) F5
12 2 (0.44%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.44%) Cognos
12 2 (0.44%) NetApp
12 2 (0.44%) Twitter
12 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.22%) Freescale
13 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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