The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 40 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 178 178 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.00% 5.67% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 6.00% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 96 120 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3390 2967 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.28% 94.49% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2141 1921 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 103 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Edinburgh -9 51 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Stirling - 9 £62,500 - 1
Aberdeen +4 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
South Lanarkshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 444 (100.00%) Java
2 212 (47.75%) Spring
3 191 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (38.96%) Finance
5 150 (33.78%) Hibernate
6 132 (29.73%) SQL
7 129 (29.05%) HTML
8 116 (26.13%) Degree
9 112 (25.23%) Oracle
10 106 (23.87%) JavaScript
11 104 (23.42%) Relational Database
12 100 (22.52%) XML
13 99 (22.30%) Banking
14 98 (22.07%) OO
15 95 (21.40%) Analytical Skills
16 92 (20.72%) J2EE
17 91 (20.50%) Computer Science
18 88 (19.82%) Web Services
19 79 (17.79%) Linux
20 76 (17.12%) Investment Banking
21 75 (16.89%) CSS
22 74 (16.67%) C++
23 73 (16.44%) Mathematics
24 67 (15.09%) Physics
25 65 (14.64%) Tomcat
26 64 (14.41%) JBoss
27 62 (13.96%) Software Engineering
27 62 (13.96%) TDD
28 61 (13.74%) MVC
29 60 (13.51%) SOA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (14.64%) Tomcat
2 27 (6.08%) Alfresco
3 26 (5.86%) Apache
4 24 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.70%) Mule
6 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.35%) Node.js
8 5 (1.13%) CMS
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.68%) SugarCRM
9 3 (0.68%) GemFire
10 2 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.23%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.23%) Endur
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.23%) GitHub
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.48%) HTTP
1 11 (2.48%) Internet
2 8 (1.80%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (23.42%) Relational Database
2 47 (10.59%) RDBMS
3 46 (10.36%) Oracle Database
4 25 (5.63%) MySQL
5 24 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (4.73%) SQL Server
7 16 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.93%) Big Data
10 12 (2.70%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.80%) DB2
12 6 (1.35%) KDB
13 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.90%) Pentaho
15 3 (0.68%) DataStage
15 3 (0.68%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
17 1 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 58 (13.06%) JUnit
2 48 (10.81%) Maven
3 42 (9.46%) Jenkins
4 39 (8.78%) Subversion
5 37 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 36 (8.11%) Selenium
7 23 (5.18%) Git (software)
8 18 (4.05%) Ant
9 17 (3.83%) EasyMock
10 13 (2.93%) JIRA
11 11 (2.48%) Artifactory
12 9 (2.03%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.58%) Mockito
14 6 (1.35%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.90%) Trac
16 3 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
17 2 (0.45%) TestNG
17 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
17 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
17 2 (0.45%) JBehave
General
1 173 (38.96%) Finance
2 99 (22.30%) Banking
3 76 (17.12%) Investment Banking
4 42 (9.46%) Financial Institution
5 36 (8.11%) Front Office
6 15 (3.38%) Games
7 10 (2.25%) Aerospace
7 10 (2.25%) Retail
8 3 (0.68%) Legal
8 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (47.75%) Spring
2 150 (33.78%) Hibernate
3 129 (29.05%) HTML
4 100 (22.52%) XML
5 92 (20.72%) J2EE
6 88 (19.82%) Web Services
7 75 (16.89%) CSS
8 58 (13.06%) jQuery
9 48 (10.81%) Spring MVC
10 42 (9.46%) Java EE
10 42 (9.46%) JSON
11 39 (8.78%) JMS
12 31 (6.98%) RESTful
12 31 (6.98%) REST
13 29 (6.53%) HTML5
13 29 (6.53%) SOAP
14 28 (6.31%) JSP
15 27 (6.08%) JDBC
15 27 (6.08%) Gherkin
16 26 (5.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 95 (21.40%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (20.50%) Computer Science
3 73 (16.44%) Mathematics
4 67 (15.09%) Physics
5 60 (13.51%) Open Source
6 56 (12.61%) Market Risk
6 56 (12.61%) Grid Computing
7 18 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.48%) Data Integration
9 9 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (1.58%) Derivative
10 7 (1.58%) User Experience
10 7 (1.58%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.35%) iPad
12 5 (1.13%) Equities
12 5 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.79%) Linux
2 49 (11.04%) UNIX
3 16 (3.60%) Android
4 15 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (3.38%) AIX
5 14 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.70%) Debian
7 10 (2.25%) Windows
8 3 (0.68%) Fedora
8 3 (0.68%) Solaris
8 3 (0.68%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (22.07%) OO
3 62 (13.96%) Software Engineering
3 62 (13.96%) TDD
4 61 (13.74%) MVC
5 60 (13.51%) SOA
6 55 (12.39%) Risk Management
7 50 (11.26%) Unit Testing
8 46 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (9.68%) Scrum
9 43 (9.68%) OOD
10 41 (9.23%) Investment Management
11 39 (8.78%) Automated Testing
12 38 (8.56%) Multithreading
13 33 (7.43%) BDD
14 26 (5.86%) Mentoring
15 25 (5.63%) Web Development
16 24 (5.41%) Document Management
17 20 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (4.28%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 444 (100.00%) Java
2 132 (29.73%) SQL
3 106 (23.87%) JavaScript
4 74 (16.67%) C++
5 38 (8.56%) Python
6 35 (7.88%) PL/SQL
7 29 (6.53%) Perl
8 14 (3.15%) PHP
8 14 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.93%) Scala
10 12 (2.70%) Ruby
11 11 (2.48%) C#
12 4 (0.90%) Groovy
13 2 (0.45%) Clojure
13 2 (0.45%) XQuery
13 2 (0.45%) XPath
14 1 (0.23%) Jython
14 1 (0.23%) Korn
14 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (26.13%) Degree
2 13 (2.93%) PhD
3 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) GIAC
6 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 112 (25.23%) Oracle
2 64 (14.41%) JBoss
3 21 (4.73%) Sybase
4 11 (2.48%) IBM
5 6 (1.35%) StreamBase
6 5 (1.13%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.90%) Perforce
8 3 (0.68%) Dell
8 3 (0.68%) Talend
9 2 (0.45%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (0.45%) Informatica
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe
9 2 (0.45%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.23%) VMware
10 1 (0.23%) Sun
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.23%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.23%) Cognos
10 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
Glasgow Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Endless Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
East Kilbride
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago