The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 8.77% 22.73% 43.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% 31.25% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 18
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 50.88% 72.73% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 34
Average salary £28,500 £43,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.72% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £38,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Java
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Fife region.

Java Salary Trend in Fife

Java
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cupar - 1 £28,500 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Delphi
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) HND
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Delphi
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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