The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 4.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Highlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 8.00% 8.89% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £36,707 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Java
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Java Salary Trend in the Highlands

Java
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Inverness - 1 £45,000 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared