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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.45% 5.00% 15.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 7.50% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £50,000 - £37,250
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
13 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 44.83% 66.67% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 17
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 12 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Perl

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
Livingston, West Lothian
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