The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 8 10
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 14.89% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.33% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Median salary - £37,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.21%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
18 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 48.65% 63.83% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 34
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Fife region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) C++
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Tandem
4 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) Electronics
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) HND
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Delphi
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) VBScript
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Facelets
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) RichFaces
7 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Facelets
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
3 1 (6.67%) JPA
3 1 (6.67%) JSF
3 1 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) RichFaces
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Tandem
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Delphi
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle