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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 16 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Java 219 141 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.94% 11.68% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.70% 27.12% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 145 92 158
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £54,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 763 520 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 62.49% 43.08% 45.51%
Number of salaries quoted 473 315 418
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 £30,300 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 184 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (30.21%) SQL
3 112 (25.63%) Degree
4 106 (24.26%) .NET
5 104 (23.80%) Oracle
6 103 (23.57%) C#
7 99 (22.65%) Finance
8 97 (22.20%) Software Engineering
9 95 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 91 (20.82%) Python
11 85 (19.45%) Open Source
12 76 (17.39%) Spring
13 71 (16.25%) OO
14 69 (15.79%) TDD
14 69 (15.79%) Relational Database
15 67 (15.33%) HTML
16 62 (14.19%) CSS
17 60 (13.73%) Linux
17 60 (13.73%) SDLC
18 58 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
19 56 (12.81%) Web Services
20 55 (12.59%) Ruby
21 54 (12.36%) PHP
21 54 (12.36%) PL/SQL
22 49 (11.21%) RDBMS
23 48 (10.98%) C++
23 48 (10.98%) Maven
24 47 (10.76%) Computer Science
25 45 (10.30%) Hibernate
26 44 (10.07%) 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 29 (6.64%) CMS
1 29 (6.64%) Tomcat
2 26 (5.95%) Apache
3 24 (5.49%) JBoss
4 9 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.60%) SAS
6 6 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.37%) IIS
7 5 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.92%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.69%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.69%) Confluence
9 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.46%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.92%) InDesign
3 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (2.52%) Sonata
2 6 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) iTrent
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.92%) iPaaS
3 4 (0.92%) PaaS
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.69%) Office 365
5 2 (0.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.46%) Yammer
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.29%) SSL
3 6 (1.37%) SSH
4 5 (1.14%) DMZ
5 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.92%) Internet
5 4 (0.92%) SAN
6 3 (0.69%) Network Security
6 3 (0.69%) SMS
7 2 (0.46%) DHCP
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) AMQP
8 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.23%) Broadband
8 1 (0.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) LDAP
8 1 (0.23%) NGN
8 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 49 (11.21%) RDBMS
3 39 (8.92%) MySQL
4 38 (8.70%) Big Data
5 36 (8.24%) MongoDB
6 34 (7.78%) Hadoop
7 32 (7.32%) SQL Server
8 23 (5.26%) Neo4j
9 22 (5.03%) NoSQL
10 20 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.06%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.60%) GIS
13 6 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.14%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (1.14%) QlikView
15 4 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.92%) Oracle Discoverer
15 4 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 48 (10.98%) Maven
2 40 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.09%) Git (software)
4 30 (6.86%) Subversion
5 28 (6.41%) JIRA
5 28 (6.41%) JUnit
6 22 (5.03%) Selenium
7 15 (3.43%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.97%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.52%) Jasmine
10 10 (2.29%) Protractor
11 9 (2.06%) TestNG
12 8 (1.83%) Ant
13 7 (1.60%) GitLab
13 7 (1.60%) HttpUnit
13 7 (1.60%) JMeter
13 7 (1.60%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.37%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.37%) PowerBuilder
General
1 99 (22.65%) Finance
2 14 (3.20%) Advertising
3 10 (2.29%) Marketing
4 7 (1.60%) Banking
5 6 (1.37%) Games
5 6 (1.37%) Retail
6 4 (0.92%) Military
7 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 225 (51.49%) Developer
2 153 (35.01%) Java Developer
3 64 (14.65%) Software Engineer
4 46 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 41 (9.38%) Java Engineer
6 39 (8.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 38 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 34 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 32 (7.32%) Lead Developer
9 32 (7.32%) Tester
10 31 (7.09%) Lead Java Developer
11 23 (5.26%) Open Source Developer
12 22 (5.03%) Architect
12 22 (5.03%) Java Software Developer
13 21 (4.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 18 (4.12%) Manual Tester
15 17 (3.89%) Test Engineer
16 16 (3.66%) Security Tester
17 15 (3.43%) Project Manager
18 12 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (24.26%) .NET
2 76 (17.39%) Spring
3 67 (15.33%) HTML
4 62 (14.19%) CSS
5 56 (12.81%) Web Services
6 45 (10.30%) Hibernate
7 43 (9.84%) Java EE
8 39 (8.92%) SOAP
9 34 (7.78%) AngularJS
10 32 (7.32%) J2EE
10 32 (7.32%) RESTful
11 29 (6.64%) XML
12 28 (6.41%) JPA
12 28 (6.41%) jQuery
13 23 (5.26%) REST
14 19 (4.35%) JSP
15 18 (4.12%) HTML5
15 18 (4.12%) JSON
16 17 (3.89%) JSF
16 17 (3.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.76%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 31 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.35%) User Experience
5 18 (4.12%) Fintech
6 17 (3.89%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.75%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.69%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.69%) W3C
11 2 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.46%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.23%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.23%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.23%) Social Media
12 1 (0.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.73%) Linux
2 40 (9.15%) Windows
3 34 (7.78%) Android
4 32 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 23 (5.26%) Solaris
5 23 (5.26%) Unix
6 5 (1.14%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.92%) CentOS
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.69%) Debian
9 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.23%) MVS
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (22.20%) Software Engineering
3 85 (19.45%) Open Source
4 71 (16.25%) OO
5 69 (15.79%) TDD
6 60 (13.73%) SDLC
7 58 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (10.07%) Open Source Development
8 44 (10.07%) SOA
9 39 (8.92%) Test Automation
10 38 (8.70%) Web Development
11 32 (7.32%) Scrum
12 29 (6.64%) Mentoring
13 24 (5.49%) iOS Development
13 24 (5.49%) MVC
13 24 (5.49%) Web Application Development
14 21 (4.81%) Android Development
15 19 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (3.89%) OOP
17 16 (3.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (30.21%) SQL
2 103 (23.57%) C#
3 95 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 91 (20.82%) Python
5 55 (12.59%) Ruby
6 54 (12.36%) PHP
6 54 (12.36%) PL/SQL
7 48 (10.98%) C++
8 29 (6.64%) C
9 27 (6.18%) Perl
10 17 (3.89%) VB
11 15 (3.43%) Bash Shell
11 15 (3.43%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.06%) Scala
13 6 (1.37%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.14%) XPath
15 4 (0.92%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.92%) GraphQL
15 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 112 (25.63%) Degree
2 28 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.66%) CREST Certified
5 11 (2.52%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.37%) ISEB
7 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.69%) PhD
9 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.37%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.60%) Docker
2 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.14%) Ambari
2 5 (1.14%) Ansible
2 5 (1.14%) Puppet
3 4 (0.92%) Nagios
3 4 (0.92%) SCCM
4 2 (0.46%) Rancher
4 2 (0.46%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.23%) Kibana
5 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.23%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.23%) WSUS
5 1 (0.23%) yum
Vendors
1 104 (23.80%) Oracle
2 30 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.86%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.12%) Alterian
4 11 (2.52%) FNZ
5 8 (1.83%) VMware
6 6 (1.37%) Adobe
6 6 (1.37%) Google
6 6 (1.37%) Tableau
7 5 (1.14%) F5
7 5 (1.14%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.92%) Splunk
9 3 (0.69%) Talend
9 3 (0.69%) Vertica
10 2 (0.46%) Intel
10 2 (0.46%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.23%) Apple
11 1 (0.23%) Citrix
11 1 (0.23%) Perforce
11 1 (0.23%) Progress
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable Package + Flex
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pearson Frank
Salary: Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience. Includes Pension and bonuses.
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: bonus, share scheme, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago