Period
to 17 June 2018

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 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 435 415 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.37% 18.12% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.61% 30.40% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 301 304 223
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,334 1,365 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.19% 59.61% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 869 845 674
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £61,175
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Java.

1 181 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (40.69%) Software Engineering
3 173 (39.77%) JavaScript
4 137 (31.49%) C#
5 134 (30.80%) SQL
6 115 (26.44%) Degree
7 109 (25.06%) .NET
8 103 (23.68%) HTML
9 98 (22.53%) OO
10 90 (20.69%) Python
11 87 (20.00%) CSS
12 84 (19.31%) Spring
13 77 (17.70%) AngularJS
14 76 (17.47%) Test Automation
15 71 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (15.86%) SDLC
17 68 (15.63%) Git (software)
18 67 (15.40%) C++
18 67 (15.40%) Linux
19 62 (14.25%) Oracle
20 60 (13.79%) Scrum
21 59 (13.56%) React
22 56 (12.87%) Hibernate
22 56 (12.87%) Finance
23 55 (12.64%) JBoss
23 55 (12.64%) Web Services
24 54 (12.41%) Windows
25 48 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
26 47 (10.80%) NoSQL
27 46 (10.57%) SOA

Java
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 55 (12.64%) JBoss
2 15 (3.45%) Apache
3 11 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.07%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.38%) SAS
5 6 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.92%) Confluence
6 4 (0.92%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.69%) CMS
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.23%) Maya
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Magento
1 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (0.23%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.76%) GitHub
3 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.07%) NuGet
5 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.92%) IaaS
5 4 (0.92%) npm
6 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.69%) Office 365
7 2 (0.46%) SaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) Asana
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.53%) HTTP
2 7 (1.61%) Firewall
3 6 (1.38%) LAN
3 6 (1.38%) WAN
4 4 (0.92%) FTP
4 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.69%) DNS
5 3 (0.69%) Internet
5 3 (0.69%) Intranet
5 3 (0.69%) SMS
6 2 (0.46%) Network Security
6 2 (0.46%) SSH
6 2 (0.46%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.23%) DSL
7 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.23%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.80%) NoSQL
2 44 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 43 (9.89%) Big Data
4 36 (8.28%) SQL Server
5 28 (6.44%) MySQL
6 24 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (4.37%) MongoDB
8 17 (3.91%) GIS
9 15 (3.45%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.99%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.99%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.53%) HBase
11 11 (2.53%) Redis
12 10 (2.30%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.69%) DB2
15 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.34%) Selenium
3 33 (7.59%) JUnit
3 33 (7.59%) Maven
4 30 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 27 (6.21%) Subversion
6 24 (5.52%) TestNG
7 23 (5.29%) Jasmine
8 22 (5.06%) Protractor
9 19 (4.37%) Visual Studio
10 18 (4.14%) NetBeans
11 12 (2.76%) Mercurial
12 11 (2.53%) Artifactory
13 10 (2.30%) SonarQube
14 9 (2.07%) Bugzilla
14 9 (2.07%) CMake
14 9 (2.07%) MSBuild
14 9 (2.07%) Phabricator
14 9 (2.07%) Ranorex
15 7 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 56 (12.87%) Finance
2 31 (7.13%) Advertising
3 20 (4.60%) Retail
4 18 (4.14%) Banking
5 17 (3.91%) Games
6 13 (2.99%) Marketing
7 7 (1.61%) Military
8 5 (1.15%) Local Government
8 5 (1.15%) Publishing
8 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.92%) Automotive
9 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.69%) Electronics
10 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.46%) Legal
11 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (40.46%) Developer
2 123 (28.28%) Software Engineer
3 117 (26.90%) Java Developer
4 64 (14.71%) Java Engineer
5 53 (12.18%) Senior Developer
6 48 (11.03%) Java Software Engineer
7 43 (9.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (8.51%) Architect
9 31 (7.13%) Senior Software Engineer
10 28 (6.44%) Test Engineer
11 23 (5.29%) .NET Developer
11 23 (5.29%) Software Developer
11 23 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
13 18 (4.14%) Lead Developer
14 17 (3.91%) Lead Java Developer
14 17 (3.91%) Senior Architect
14 17 (3.91%) Senior Java Engineer
15 14 (3.22%) Python Software Engineer
15 14 (3.22%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (25.06%) .NET
2 103 (23.68%) HTML
3 87 (20.00%) CSS
4 84 (19.31%) Spring
5 77 (17.70%) AngularJS
6 59 (13.56%) React
7 56 (12.87%) Hibernate
8 55 (12.64%) Web Services
9 42 (9.66%) HTML5
10 41 (9.43%) Node.js
11 38 (8.74%) SOAP
12 37 (8.51%) RESTful
13 35 (8.05%) REST
14 27 (6.21%) XML
15 26 (5.98%) Java EE
16 25 (5.75%) WPF
17 22 (5.06%) Drools
18 21 (4.83%) Swing
19 19 (4.37%) jQuery
20 16 (3.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.59%) Robotics
2 29 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (5.75%) Fintech
5 24 (5.52%) Algorithms
6 20 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.60%) User Experience
7 19 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (3.45%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.07%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.38%) FMCG
10 6 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.92%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.69%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.46%) Blog
13 2 (0.46%) DataPower
13 2 (0.46%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.40%) Linux
2 54 (12.41%) Windows
3 22 (5.06%) Android
4 19 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.22%) Unix
6 10 (2.30%) Debian
7 7 (1.61%) CentOS
8 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (40.69%) Software Engineering
3 98 (22.53%) OO
4 76 (17.47%) Test Automation
5 71 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (15.86%) SDLC
7 60 (13.79%) Scrum
8 48 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (10.57%) SOA
10 45 (10.34%) Open Source
11 42 (9.66%) Web Development
12 40 (9.20%) Microservices
13 39 (8.97%) MVC
14 38 (8.74%) DevOps
15 36 (8.28%) TDD
16 35 (8.05%) Innovative Thinking
17 33 (7.59%) Mentoring
18 32 (7.36%) Unit Testing
19 26 (5.98%) UML
20 21 (4.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (39.77%) JavaScript
2 137 (31.49%) C#
3 134 (30.80%) SQL
4 90 (20.69%) Python
5 67 (15.40%) C++
6 40 (9.20%) PHP
7 19 (4.37%) Ruby
8 18 (4.14%) C
9 16 (3.68%) Bash Shell
9 16 (3.68%) Scala
10 15 (3.45%) Java 8
10 15 (3.45%) Perl
11 12 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.53%) VB
13 10 (2.30%) VBA
14 9 (2.07%) Kotlin
14 9 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 9 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (26.44%) Degree
2 26 (5.98%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.92%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.69%) PhD
7 2 (0.46%) GPEN
7 2 (0.46%) MBA
7 2 (0.46%) OSCP
7 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) CCFE
8 1 (0.23%) CCNP
8 1 (0.23%) CEH
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) GCFA
8 1 (0.23%) GCIH
8 1 (0.23%) GIAC
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.07%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) GDPR
3 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.46%) SEPA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (1.38%) Docker
1 6 (1.38%) HDFS
2 4 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) Firmware
4 1 (0.23%) KVM
4 1 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (2.76%) Ansible
2 10 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.84%) Puppet
4 7 (1.61%) Terraform
5 4 (0.92%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (0.92%) Foglight
6 3 (0.69%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.46%) Cacti
7 2 (0.46%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.23%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.23%) Kibana
8 1 (0.23%) logstash
8 1 (0.23%) Mesos
8 1 (0.23%) Nessus
8 1 (0.23%) Nmap
8 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (14.25%) Oracle
2 34 (7.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.61%) Cisco
4 5 (1.15%) Sybase
5 4 (0.92%) Dell
5 4 (0.92%) Google
5 4 (0.92%) IBM
5 4 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.92%) Splunk
6 3 (0.69%) Twitter
7 2 (0.46%) F5
7 2 (0.46%) HP
7 2 (0.46%) Pega
7 2 (0.46%) Perforce
7 2 (0.46%) Remedy
7 2 (0.46%) SAP
7 2 (0.46%) Tableau
7 2 (0.46%) Vertica
7 2 (0.46%) VMware
7 2 (0.46%) Xamarin