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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 18.60% 11.48% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 21.21% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 67.44% 54.10% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,543 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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
Dunfermline - 6 £31,500 - 1
Glenrothes +1 2 £37,500 -20.21%
Kirkcaldy - 2 £37,500 -
Cowdenbeath - 2 £37,500 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Neural Network
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 3 (27.27%) Operations Research
4 3 (27.27%) Bayesian Methods
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 3 (27.27%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) SPSS
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Scientist
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Neural Network
2 3 (27.27%) Statistics
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Operations Research
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Bayesian Methods
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 3 (27.27%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) PhD
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