The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 40 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 160 218 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.83% 6.71% 7.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 7.02% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 89 106 131
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2631 3106 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.88% 95.54% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1992 2299
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -11 88 £45,000 - 12
Edinburgh -3 49 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Aberdeen +7 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Stirling +6 4 £52,500 +87.50%
Dundee +4 2 £43,750 -0.56%
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 2
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 223 (63.90%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (55.30%) Spring
4 132 (37.82%) Finance
4 132 (37.82%) Hibernate
5 107 (30.66%) JavaScript
5 107 (30.66%) HTML
6 104 (29.80%) TDD
7 97 (27.79%) Degree
8 90 (25.79%) OO
9 81 (23.21%) CSS
10 78 (22.35%) Relational Database
11 76 (21.78%) SQL
11 76 (21.78%) Scrum
12 68 (19.48%) Maven
13 66 (18.91%) HTML5
14 63 (18.05%) Web Services
15 59 (16.91%) Unit Testing
16 57 (16.33%) Banking
17 56 (16.05%) JSON
17 56 (16.05%) Unix
18 55 (15.76%) Linux
19 54 (15.47%) J2EE
19 54 (15.47%) SQL Server
20 50 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (14.04%) RDBMS
21 49 (14.04%) Software Engineering
22 48 (13.75%) BDD
23 47 (13.47%) Open Source
24 46 (13.18%) CSS3

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 45 (12.89%) JBoss
2 21 (6.02%) Alfresco
3 20 (5.73%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (2.87%) GemFire
7 7 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (1.72%) Mule
9 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.86%) Apache
10 3 (0.86%) CMS
10 3 (0.86%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.86%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.57%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.57%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 2 (0.57%) IIS
11 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.29%) Flash Media Server
12 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.72%) SaaS
2 10 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.86%) IaaS
5 3 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.43%) MQTT
2 4 (1.15%) LDAP
3 3 (0.86%) SSL
4 2 (0.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (22.35%) Relational Database
2 54 (15.47%) SQL Server
3 49 (14.04%) RDBMS
4 31 (8.88%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.88%) Big Data
6 18 (5.16%) Hadoop
6 18 (5.16%) MySQL
7 14 (4.01%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.15%) MarkLogic
9 10 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (2.87%) DB2
9 10 (2.87%) Sybase ASE
10 9 (2.58%) Pentaho
11 7 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.72%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.86%) Informix
Development Applications
1 68 (19.48%) Maven
2 42 (12.03%) Git (software)
3 39 (11.17%) JUnit
3 39 (11.17%) Subversion
4 34 (9.74%) Jenkins
5 28 (8.02%) Eclipse
6 23 (6.59%) Selenium
7 22 (6.30%) Artifactory
8 20 (5.73%) Ant
9 12 (3.44%) JIRA
10 11 (3.15%) Mockito
11 10 (2.87%) JBehave
12 9 (2.58%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (2.29%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.01%) Concordion
14 7 (2.01%) PowerBuilder
15 6 (1.72%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.43%) JMeter
17 4 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
17 4 (1.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 132 (37.82%) Finance
2 57 (16.33%) Banking
3 25 (7.16%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.87%) Games
4 17 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.58%) Retail
6 10 (2.87%) Marketing
7 7 (2.01%) Front Office
8 6 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.15%) Back Office
9 4 (1.15%) Billing
9 4 (1.15%) Legal
10 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.86%) German Language
10 3 (0.86%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.57%) Electronics
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (55.30%) Spring
2 132 (37.82%) Hibernate
3 107 (30.66%) HTML
4 81 (23.21%) CSS
5 66 (18.91%) HTML5
6 63 (18.05%) Web Services
7 56 (16.05%) JSON
8 54 (15.47%) J2EE
9 46 (13.18%) CSS3
10 44 (12.61%) jQuery
11 43 (12.32%) REST
11 43 (12.32%) XML
12 41 (11.75%) RESTful
13 39 (11.17%) AngularJS
14 38 (10.89%) JMS
15 33 (9.46%) JSP
16 23 (6.59%) Spring Security
17 21 (6.02%) Drools
18 19 (5.44%) Middleware
18 19 (5.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.72%) Social Media
4 12 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.87%) Derivative
5 10 (2.87%) Equities
6 9 (2.58%) User Experience
6 9 (2.58%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.29%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.15%) Fintech
9 4 (1.15%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.15%) PKI
10 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.86%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.86%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.05%) Unix
2 55 (15.76%) Linux
3 25 (7.16%) Android
4 16 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.72%) Windows
6 8 (2.29%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.72%) CentOS
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (63.90%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (29.80%) TDD
3 90 (25.79%) OO
4 76 (21.78%) Scrum
5 59 (16.91%) Unit Testing
6 49 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 48 (13.75%) BDD
8 47 (13.47%) Open Source
9 39 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.74%) SDLC
12 28 (8.02%) SOA
13 25 (7.16%) MVC
14 24 (6.88%) Open Source Development
14 24 (6.88%) Web Development
15 23 (6.59%) Mentoring
15 23 (6.59%) OOD
16 20 (5.73%) Multithreading
17 19 (5.44%) Document Management
17 19 (5.44%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 349 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (30.66%) JavaScript
3 76 (21.78%) SQL
4 30 (8.60%) Python
5 24 (6.88%) C#
6 21 (6.02%) PHP
7 19 (5.44%) Perl
8 17 (4.87%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.87%) C++
10 10 (2.87%) Ruby
10 10 (2.87%) XQuery
11 6 (1.72%) Jython
12 4 (1.15%) Groovy
13 3 (0.86%) Scala
14 2 (0.57%) VBA
14 2 (0.57%) XPath
15 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.29%) VB
15 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 97 (27.79%) Degree
2 12 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.43%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.57%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.72%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) ISO15022
2 2 (0.57%) ISO20022
System Software
1 9 (2.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.43%) Puppet
2 3 (0.86%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.86%) Mesos
3 2 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (12.03%) Oracle
2 40 (11.46%) Sybase
3 12 (3.44%) Adobe
4 10 (2.87%) Cognos
4 10 (2.87%) IBM
5 9 (2.58%) Talend
6 5 (1.43%) SAP
6 5 (1.43%) Sun
7 4 (1.15%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.86%) Apple
8 3 (0.86%) Terracotta
8 3 (0.86%) Thunderhead
9 2 (0.57%) ESRI
9 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.29%) Informatica
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.29%) Zend
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