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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Fife
Rank 6 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.67% 40.54% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 65.22% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
17 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 70.83% 62.16% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 15
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,926 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -3 4 £40,000 +40.35%
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Fife region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) JSF
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SOA

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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
2 2 (33.33%) PHP