Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 457 445 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.04% 17.67% 12.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.18% 28.38% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 287 314 254
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.28%

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 1,263 1,568 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.86% 62.27% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 808 940 729
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 204 (44.64%) Software Engineering
2 184 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (35.45%) JavaScript
4 141 (30.85%) C#
5 136 (29.76%) SQL
6 116 (25.38%) Degree
7 107 (23.41%) Python
8 99 (21.66%) .NET
9 94 (20.57%) Linux
10 88 (19.26%) OO
10 88 (19.26%) CSS
11 85 (18.60%) HTML
11 85 (18.60%) Spring
12 80 (17.51%) Test Automation
13 78 (17.07%) C++
14 76 (16.63%) Finance
14 76 (16.63%) Git (software)
15 74 (16.19%) Web Services
16 73 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (15.75%) AngularJS
18 70 (15.32%) Big Data
19 66 (14.44%) Windows
20 62 (13.57%) React
21 55 (12.04%) Hibernate
21 55 (12.04%) Scrum
22 54 (11.82%) RESTful
23 53 (11.60%) Innovative Thinking
24 51 (11.16%) Numerate Degree
24 51 (11.16%) Robotics
24 51 (11.16%) Oracle

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 43 (9.41%) JBoss
2 19 (4.16%) Apache
3 17 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.50%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.97%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.53%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.09%) Confluence
8 5 (1.09%) IIS
8 5 (1.09%) SAS
9 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.66%) CMS
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) nginx
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.22%) Maya
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.63%) GitHub
4 9 (1.97%) npm
5 8 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.75%) SaaS
6 7 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (1.09%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.09%) IaaS
8 5 (1.09%) Serverless
8 5 (1.09%) Yarn
9 4 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.66%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.66%) Slack
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.44%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) HTTP
2 7 (1.53%) Firewall
3 6 (1.31%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.31%) Internet
3 6 (1.31%) LAN
3 6 (1.31%) WAN
4 4 (0.88%) DNS
4 4 (0.88%) FTP
4 4 (0.88%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.22%) Modbus
5 1 (0.22%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) VLAN
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (15.32%) Big Data
2 42 (9.19%) Relational Database
3 36 (7.88%) NoSQL
4 33 (7.22%) SQL Server
5 27 (5.91%) Data Mining
5 27 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (5.47%) GIS
6 25 (5.47%) MySQL
7 17 (3.72%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.06%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.53%) DB2
12 7 (1.53%) Redis
13 6 (1.31%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (1.09%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 76 (16.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.66%) Jenkins
3 32 (7.00%) Selenium
4 27 (5.91%) JUnit
5 26 (5.69%) NetBeans
5 26 (5.69%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.38%) Maven
7 19 (4.16%) Cucumber
8 17 (3.72%) Subversion
9 14 (3.06%) TestNG
10 12 (2.63%) Jasmine
11 11 (2.41%) Protractor
12 10 (2.19%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.97%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.75%) webpack
15 7 (1.53%) Gerrit
16 6 (1.31%) JIRA
16 6 (1.31%) NUnit
17 5 (1.09%) Gradle
17 5 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 76 (16.63%) Finance
2 26 (5.69%) Military
3 17 (3.72%) Games
4 16 (3.50%) Marketing
5 15 (3.28%) Banking
6 12 (2.63%) Retail
6 12 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.97%) Electronics
7 9 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.75%) Advertising
9 7 (1.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 171 (37.42%) Developer
2 150 (32.82%) Software Engineer
3 109 (23.85%) Java Developer
4 85 (18.60%) Java Engineer
5 64 (14.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 45 (9.85%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.10%) Senior Software Engineer
8 36 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 32 (7.00%) Software Developer
10 31 (6.78%) C# Software Engineer
10 31 (6.78%) Junior
11 29 (6.35%) Senior Java Engineer
12 28 (6.13%) Architect
13 24 (5.25%) .NET Developer
14 22 (4.81%) Graduate
15 18 (3.94%) Tester
16 17 (3.72%) Junior Software Engineer
16 17 (3.72%) Senior Java Software Engineer
17 16 (3.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 16 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (21.66%) .NET
2 88 (19.26%) CSS
3 85 (18.60%) HTML
3 85 (18.60%) Spring
4 74 (16.19%) Web Services
5 72 (15.75%) AngularJS
6 62 (13.57%) React
7 55 (12.04%) Hibernate
8 54 (11.82%) RESTful
9 46 (10.07%) SOAP
10 44 (9.63%) Node.js
11 37 (8.10%) Java EE
12 36 (7.88%) REST
13 33 (7.22%) jQuery
14 32 (7.00%) WPF
15 31 (6.78%) Swing
16 30 (6.56%) HTML5
16 30 (6.56%) XML
17 27 (5.91%) JSON
18 26 (5.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.16%) Robotics
2 41 (8.97%) Algorithms
3 36 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.88%) Fintech
4 21 (4.60%) User Experience
5 16 (3.50%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.09%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.88%) DataPower
11 4 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.66%) Blog
13 2 (0.44%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.44%) FMCG
13 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (20.57%) Linux
2 66 (14.44%) Windows
3 18 (3.94%) Android
4 14 (3.06%) Unix
5 13 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.63%) CentOS
7 7 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.88%) Debian
8 4 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (44.64%) Software Engineering
2 184 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (19.26%) OO
4 80 (17.51%) Test Automation
5 73 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (12.04%) Scrum
7 53 (11.60%) Innovative Thinking
8 47 (10.28%) Microservices
9 46 (10.07%) SDLC
10 45 (9.85%) SOA
11 44 (9.63%) TDD
12 41 (8.97%) MVC
13 40 (8.75%) Open Source
14 37 (8.10%) Mathematics
15 36 (7.88%) DevOps
15 36 (7.88%) Software Testing
16 35 (7.66%) Machine Learning
16 35 (7.66%) Problem-Solving
17 34 (7.44%) Mentoring
18 30 (6.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (35.45%) JavaScript
2 141 (30.85%) C#
3 136 (29.76%) SQL
4 107 (23.41%) Python
5 78 (17.07%) C++
6 28 (6.13%) Ruby
7 27 (5.91%) PHP
8 15 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.06%) Java 8
10 12 (2.63%) ES6
10 12 (2.63%) Kotlin
10 12 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.41%) Perl
12 9 (1.97%) C
12 9 (1.97%) Go
13 8 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.53%) Java 9
14 7 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 116 (25.38%) Degree
2 51 (11.16%) Numerate Degree
3 20 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.66%) MBA
6 3 (0.66%) PhD
7 2 (0.44%) GPEN
7 2 (0.44%) GWAPT
7 2 (0.44%) OSCE
7 2 (0.44%) OSCP
7 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.75%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) SLA
3 4 (0.88%) GCP
3 4 (0.88%) SEPA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (5.03%) Docker
2 8 (1.75%) HDFS
3 7 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Squid
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (5.25%) Ansible
2 20 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (3.72%) Terraform
4 16 (3.50%) Puppet
5 13 (2.84%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.31%) Oozie
7 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.66%) Mesos
9 2 (0.44%) Cacti
9 2 (0.44%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.44%) Grafana
9 2 (0.44%) Packer
9 2 (0.44%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.44%) Sysdig
10 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (11.16%) Oracle
2 15 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.84%) Red Hat
4 9 (1.97%) SAP
5 7 (1.53%) Google
6 6 (1.31%) Cisco
6 6 (1.31%) Splunk
7 5 (1.09%) Twitter
8 4 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.88%) HP
8 4 (0.88%) IBM
8 4 (0.88%) Remedy
8 4 (0.88%) Sybase
9 3 (0.66%) Cognos
9 3 (0.66%) Informatica
9 3 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.66%) Tableau
9 3 (0.66%) Teradata
10 2 (0.44%) F5
10 2 (0.44%) Pega