The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer - Java
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 98
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.48% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £42,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1255 1286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.44% 93.38% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 687 846 778
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Edinburgh

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Edinburgh

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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