The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.51% 16.80% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 25.93% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 81 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 52.63% 64.80% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 19
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
West Lothian

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 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Debian
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) POSIX
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) Xen
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) POSIX
3 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Intel