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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.89% 4.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
20 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 44.44% 47.83% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £31,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Livingston

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) JBehave
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JBehave
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant