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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 8.33% 7.14% 9.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 12.12% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £23,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
19 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 52.78% 58.93% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 32
Average salary £31,625 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,250 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016. 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
Dunfermline +1 2 - -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) OOD
6 4 (22.22%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Tandem
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) C
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) HND
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) Delphi
7 3 (16.67%) Electronics
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) HTML
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) VBScript
9 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Facelets
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JavaBeans
4 1 (5.56%) JPA
4 1 (5.56%) JSF
4 1 (5.56%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) RichFaces
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Tandem
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Delphi
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle