Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 512 480 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.28% 17.84% 14.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.20% 29.07% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 306 351 242
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,625
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 1,306 1,651 1,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.72% 61.35% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1,011 739
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 £27,750 £28,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 233 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (41.99%) Software Engineering
3 193 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 150 (29.30%) SQL
5 148 (28.91%) C#
6 136 (26.56%) Degree
7 122 (23.83%) Python
8 116 (22.66%) Spring
9 107 (20.90%) .NET
10 101 (19.73%) Linux
11 98 (19.14%) Finance
12 96 (18.75%) AngularJS
13 94 (18.36%) Test Automation
14 93 (18.16%) HTML
15 91 (17.77%) CSS
15 91 (17.77%) OO
16 85 (16.60%) Web Services
17 79 (15.43%) Hibernate
17 79 (15.43%) Git (software)
18 78 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
19 75 (14.65%) React
20 73 (14.26%) Windows
20 73 (14.26%) Big Data
21 69 (13.48%) C++
22 63 (12.30%) Scrum
22 63 (12.30%) Fintech
23 61 (11.91%) Microservices
24 59 (11.52%) RESTful
25 58 (11.33%) Mentoring
26 57 (11.13%) Java EE

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 32 (6.25%) JBoss
2 23 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (4.30%) Apache Spark
4 17 (3.32%) Apache
5 15 (2.93%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.54%) IIS
7 12 (2.34%) Confluence
7 12 (2.34%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.37%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.78%) SAS
10 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.39%) CMS
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.39%) WildFly
12 1 (0.20%) Mendix
12 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.20%) Maya
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.34%) SaaS
4 10 (1.95%) GitHub
5 9 (1.76%) npm
5 9 (1.76%) Slack
6 8 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.56%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.98%) Serverless
9 5 (0.98%) Yarn
10 4 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.78%) IaaS
11 3 (0.59%) Office 365
12 2 (0.39%) Datadog
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.37%) HTTP
2 6 (1.17%) Internet
3 5 (0.98%) Firewall
3 5 (0.98%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.78%) FTP
4 4 (0.78%) LAN
4 4 (0.78%) WAN
4 4 (0.78%) WinSCP
5 3 (0.59%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.59%) VLAN
5 3 (0.59%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 2 (0.39%) SMS
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.20%) Modbus
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.20%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.26%) Big Data
2 46 (8.98%) Relational Database
3 41 (8.01%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (5.86%) MySQL
5 30 (5.86%) NoSQL
6 29 (5.66%) Data Mining
7 26 (5.08%) GIS
8 21 (4.10%) RDBMS
9 16 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.34%) Blockchain
11 11 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.76%) DB2
12 9 (1.76%) SQLite
13 8 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.17%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.98%) Redis
16 4 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 79 (15.43%) Git (software)
2 44 (8.59%) Jenkins
3 42 (8.20%) Cucumber
4 40 (7.81%) JUnit
5 36 (7.03%) Selenium
6 27 (5.27%) NetBeans
6 27 (5.27%) Visual Studio
7 20 (3.91%) TeamCity
8 17 (3.32%) Hudson
8 17 (3.32%) JIRA
8 17 (3.32%) Maven
9 14 (2.73%) NUnit
10 13 (2.54%) SpecFlow
11 11 (2.15%) Bitbucket
11 11 (2.15%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.95%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.95%) JMeter
12 10 (1.95%) TestNG
13 9 (1.76%) git-flow
14 8 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 98 (19.14%) Finance
2 28 (5.47%) Military
3 16 (3.13%) Retail
4 15 (2.93%) Games
5 13 (2.54%) Marketing
6 12 (2.34%) Banking
7 9 (1.76%) Electronics
7 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.17%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (41.41%) Developer
2 163 (31.84%) Software Engineer
3 137 (26.76%) Java Developer
4 100 (19.53%) Java Engineer
5 78 (15.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 60 (11.72%) Senior Developer
7 46 (8.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 43 (8.40%) Software Developer
9 39 (7.62%) C# Software Engineer
9 39 (7.62%) Senior Software Engineer
10 34 (6.64%) Senior Java Engineer
11 33 (6.45%) .NET Developer
12 32 (6.25%) Junior
13 25 (4.88%) Lead Developer
14 24 (4.69%) Architect
14 24 (4.69%) Graduate
14 24 (4.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 23 (4.49%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (4.49%) Java Software Developer
16 22 (4.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (22.66%) Spring
2 107 (20.90%) .NET
3 96 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 93 (18.16%) HTML
5 91 (17.77%) CSS
6 85 (16.60%) Web Services
7 79 (15.43%) Hibernate
8 75 (14.65%) React
9 59 (11.52%) RESTful
10 57 (11.13%) Java EE
11 56 (10.94%) SOAP
12 54 (10.55%) jQuery
13 50 (9.77%) Node.js
14 45 (8.79%) REST
15 43 (8.40%) XML
16 41 (8.01%) JSON
17 39 (7.62%) HTML5
18 38 (7.42%) Spring Boot
19 34 (6.64%) CSS3
20 33 (6.45%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.30%) Fintech
2 57 (11.13%) Computer Science
3 54 (10.55%) Robotics
4 36 (7.03%) Algorithms
5 29 (5.66%) User Experience
6 15 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.56%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.56%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.78%) DataPower
10 4 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.78%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.59%) Blog
11 3 (0.59%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.39%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.39%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 101 (19.73%) Linux
2 73 (14.26%) Windows
3 15 (2.93%) Android
4 11 (2.15%) CentOS
5 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.76%) Unix
7 7 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.78%) Debian
8 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (41.99%) Software Engineering
3 94 (18.36%) Test Automation
4 91 (17.77%) OO
5 78 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (12.30%) Scrum
7 61 (11.91%) Microservices
8 58 (11.33%) Mentoring
9 56 (10.94%) Innovative Thinking
10 52 (10.16%) Mathematics
11 51 (9.96%) TDD
12 49 (9.57%) MVC
13 44 (8.59%) Open Source
13 44 (8.59%) Software Testing
14 43 (8.40%) DevOps
14 43 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (8.40%) SOA
15 40 (7.81%) SDLC
16 37 (7.23%) BDD
17 34 (6.64%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 193 (37.70%) JavaScript
2 150 (29.30%) SQL
3 148 (28.91%) C#
4 122 (23.83%) Python
5 69 (13.48%) C++
6 28 (5.47%) PHP
6 28 (5.47%) Ruby
7 27 (5.27%) PL/SQL
8 21 (4.10%) Java 8
9 19 (3.71%) ES6
10 15 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.15%) Kotlin
13 8 (1.56%) Perl
14 7 (1.37%) Go
14 7 (1.37%) R
15 6 (1.17%) Scala
15 6 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.98%) F#
16 5 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 136 (26.56%) Degree
2 54 (10.55%) Numerate Degree
3 34 (6.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.37%) PhD
5 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.78%) MBA
7 2 (0.39%) GPEN
7 2 (0.39%) GWAPT
7 2 (0.39%) OSCE
7 2 (0.39%) OSCP
7 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.20%) CEH
8 1 (0.20%) CISA
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) CRISC
8 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.98%) QA
1 5 (0.98%) SLA
2 4 (0.78%) SEPA
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (6.25%) Docker
2 14 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.98%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (4.10%) Ansible
1 21 (4.10%) Kubernetes
2 19 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.93%) Terraform
4 12 (2.34%) Puppet
5 6 (1.17%) Oozie
6 4 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.59%) Mesos
8 2 (0.39%) Cacti
8 2 (0.39%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.39%) Grafana
8 2 (0.39%) Packer
8 2 (0.39%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.39%) Sysdig
9 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (10.74%) Oracle
2 18 (3.52%) Red Hat
3 10 (1.95%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.76%) SAP
5 7 (1.37%) Google
5 7 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 5 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.98%) Splunk
6 5 (0.98%) Sybase
7 4 (0.78%) Cisco
7 4 (0.78%) HP
7 4 (0.78%) IBM
7 4 (0.78%) Remedy
7 4 (0.78%) Teradata
7 4 (0.78%) Twitter
8 3 (0.59%) Cognos
8 3 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.59%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.39%) Adobe
9 2 (0.39%) Informatica