The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 7 5
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 13.64% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 26.09% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
24 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 66.67% 52.27% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 13
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of job ads across the Livingston region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Livingston region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C