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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 216 140 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.27% 10.46% 13.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.98% 25.36% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 129 101 126
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,340 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,825
% change year-on-year - +0.39%  

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 655 552 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.43% 41.22% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 404 379 447
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Edinburgh

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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
2 131 (28.85%) SQL
3 111 (24.45%) Finance
4 104 (22.91%) C#
5 103 (22.69%) .NET
6 99 (21.81%) Oracle
7 94 (20.70%) JavaScript
7 94 (20.70%) Degree
8 85 (18.72%) Spring
9 82 (18.06%) TDD
9 82 (18.06%) Open Source
10 81 (17.84%) Software Engineering
11 79 (17.40%) HTML
12 76 (16.74%) OO
12 76 (16.74%) Python
12 76 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (16.30%) SOA
14 70 (15.42%) PL/SQL
14 70 (15.42%) Hibernate
15 68 (14.98%) CSS
16 65 (14.32%) Relational Database
17 61 (13.44%) Linux
18 54 (11.89%) Web Services
19 52 (11.45%) Scrum
19 52 (11.45%) SDLC
20 50 (11.01%) JBoss
20 50 (11.01%) Computer Science
21 49 (10.79%) PHP
22 47 (10.35%) Jenkins
23 46 (10.13%) 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 50 (11.01%) JBoss
2 24 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (4.19%) Apache
4 19 (4.19%) CMS
5 10 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.76%) Alfresco
8 7 (1.54%) IIS
9 5 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.88%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.88%) nginx
11 3 (0.66%) Liferay
11 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 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%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
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 17 (3.74%) 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 36 (7.93%) MongoDB
4 33 (7.27%) MySQL
5 29 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (6.17%) Hadoop
7 27 (5.95%) SQL Server
8 26 (5.73%) Big Data
9 22 (4.85%) Neo4j
10 19 (4.19%) Oracle Database
11 15 (3.30%) NoSQL
12 13 (2.86%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.88%) GIS
15 4 (0.88%) QGIS
16 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
17 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (10.35%) Jenkins
2 43 (9.47%) Maven
3 33 (7.27%) PowerBuilder
4 31 (6.83%) 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%) Eclipse
10 10 (2.20%) Artifactory
11 7 (1.54%) Android Studio
11 7 (1.54%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.10%) Genymotion
12 5 (1.10%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.10%) NSubstitute
13 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.88%) Protractor
13 4 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 111 (24.45%) Finance
2 15 (3.30%) Banking
3 12 (2.64%) Advertising
4 11 (2.42%) Marketing
5 10 (2.20%) Games
6 6 (1.32%) Retail
7 4 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 248 (54.63%) Developer
2 154 (33.92%) Java Developer
3 52 (11.45%) Architect
4 50 (11.01%) Software Engineer
5 47 (10.35%) Senior Developer
6 31 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (6.61%) Software Developer
8 26 (5.73%) Java Engineer
8 26 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (5.29%) Technical Architect
10 22 (4.85%) Tester
11 21 (4.63%) Java Software Engineer
12 19 (4.19%) Open Source Developer
12 19 (4.19%) Oracle Developer
13 17 (3.74%) Lead Developer
13 17 (3.74%) Lead Java Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Java Software Developer
15 15 (3.30%) Test Engineer
16 14 (3.08%) Project Manager
17 13 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (22.69%) .NET
2 85 (18.72%) Spring
3 79 (17.40%) HTML
4 70 (15.42%) Hibernate
5 68 (14.98%) CSS
6 54 (11.89%) Web Services
7 46 (10.13%) Java EE
8 45 (9.91%) JPA
9 41 (9.03%) J2EE
10 40 (8.81%) AngularJS
11 37 (8.15%) XML
12 34 (7.49%) HTML5
13 32 (7.05%) JSF
14 30 (6.61%) jQuery
14 30 (6.61%) RichFaces
15 26 (5.73%) React
16 25 (5.51%) Apache CXF
17 22 (4.85%) Drools
17 22 (4.85%) SOAP
18 20 (4.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.85%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.96%) Fintech
4 16 (3.52%) User Experience
5 15 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.32%) Social Media
8 4 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (0.88%) Blog
8 4 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) W3C
11 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.22%) EPoS
11 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 61 (13.44%) Linux
2 42 (9.25%) Android
3 29 (6.39%) 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 4 (0.88%) 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 82 (18.06%) Open Source
2 82 (18.06%) TDD
3 81 (17.84%) Software Engineering
4 76 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (16.74%) OO
5 74 (16.30%) SOA
6 52 (11.45%) Scrum
6 52 (11.45%) SDLC
7 41 (9.03%) UML
8 33 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 33 (7.27%) Web Development
9 32 (7.05%) BDD
9 32 (7.05%) Use Case
10 29 (6.39%) Domain Models
10 29 (6.39%) Open Source Development
11 26 (5.73%) Android Development
11 26 (5.73%) DevOps
11 26 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (5.51%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 131 (28.85%) SQL
2 104 (22.91%) C#
3 94 (20.70%) JavaScript
4 76 (16.74%) Python
5 70 (15.42%) PL/SQL
6 49 (10.79%) 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 94 (20.70%) Degree
2 20 (4.41%) 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
9 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.88%) 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%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.88%) Varnish
4 3 (0.66%) Active Directory
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 5 (1.10%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.88%) Intel
9 4 (0.88%) Vertica
10 3 (0.66%) F5
11 2 (0.44%) Adobe
11 2 (0.44%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.44%) Cognos
11 2 (0.44%) NetApp
11 2 (0.44%) Twitter
11 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.22%) Freescale
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