The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 4.88% 1.92% 19.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 2.78% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 65.85% 69.23% 68.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Java
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Java Salary Trend in Livingston

Java
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript