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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 171 186 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.55% 5.63% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 5.89% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 124 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2900 3156 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.55% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2039 1930
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 -4 97 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Edinburgh -5 50 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Stirling - 10 £55,000 - 2
Moray - 7 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +1 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dundee +7 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 328 (100.00%) Java
2 176 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (48.78%) Spring
4 135 (41.16%) Finance
5 132 (40.24%) Relational Database
6 123 (37.50%) SQL
7 108 (32.93%) Oracle
8 100 (30.49%) Linux
9 95 (28.96%) TDD
10 89 (27.13%) Hibernate
11 88 (26.83%) OO
12 83 (25.30%) Web Services
13 77 (23.48%) Banking
14 74 (22.56%) HTML
15 73 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
16 72 (21.95%) JavaScript
17 68 (20.73%) XML
18 66 (20.12%) Tomcat
19 59 (17.99%) Degree
20 57 (17.38%) CSS
21 54 (16.46%) OOD
21 54 (16.46%) RDBMS
22 53 (16.16%) JUnit
23 49 (14.94%) J2EE
23 49 (14.94%) Scrum
24 45 (13.72%) JMS
25 44 (13.41%) Investment Banking
26 42 (12.80%) Computer Science
26 42 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
27 40 (12.20%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 66 (20.12%) Tomcat
2 26 (7.93%) JBoss
3 18 (5.49%) Apache
4 15 (4.57%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.27%) Mule
6 10 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.83%) Liferay
8 5 (1.52%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.22%) SugarCRM
9 4 (1.22%) CMS
9 4 (1.22%) SAS
10 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.61%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.61%) Drupal
11 2 (0.61%) Node.js
11 2 (0.61%) GemFire
11 2 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.30%) Endur
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.01%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.83%) SaaS
3 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.35%) Internet
2 3 (0.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) CTI
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (40.24%) Relational Database
2 54 (16.46%) RDBMS
3 26 (7.93%) SQL Server
4 24 (7.32%) MySQL
5 18 (5.49%) Oracle Database
6 15 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.44%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.13%) DataStage
10 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.83%) Big Data
11 6 (1.83%) Datomic
12 5 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.22%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.22%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.61%) DB2
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (16.16%) JUnit
2 40 (12.20%) Maven
3 38 (11.59%) Subversion
4 29 (8.84%) Git (software)
5 25 (7.62%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.96%) Ant
7 11 (3.35%) JIRA
8 10 (3.05%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.13%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.83%) Selenium
11 5 (1.52%) Mockito
11 5 (1.52%) Hudson
12 4 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (1.22%) Log4j
13 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.91%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.61%) FishEye
14 2 (0.61%) Trac
15 1 (0.30%) Rational Application Developer
15 1 (0.30%) MagicDraw
General
1 135 (41.16%) Finance
2 77 (23.48%) Banking
3 44 (13.41%) Investment Banking
4 25 (7.62%) Games
5 23 (7.01%) Front Office
6 14 (4.27%) Retail
7 11 (3.35%) Aerospace
8 9 (2.74%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.22%) Private Banking
9 4 (1.22%) Marketing
10 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.61%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (48.78%) Spring
2 89 (27.13%) Hibernate
3 83 (25.30%) Web Services
4 74 (22.56%) HTML
5 68 (20.73%) XML
6 57 (17.38%) CSS
7 49 (14.94%) J2EE
8 45 (13.72%) JMS
9 39 (11.89%) Middleware
10 32 (9.76%) REST
11 31 (9.45%) jQuery
12 30 (9.15%) JSP
13 27 (8.23%) Spring MVC
13 27 (8.23%) HTML5
14 23 (7.01%) Struts
15 22 (6.71%) SOAP
15 22 (6.71%) CSS3
15 22 (6.71%) WebSockets
15 22 (6.71%) Java EE
16 20 (6.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.80%) Computer Science
1 42 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.88%) Mathematics
2 16 (4.88%) Physics
3 15 (4.57%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.27%) Market Risk
4 14 (4.27%) Open Source
5 12 (3.66%) Grid Computing
6 10 (3.05%) User Experience
7 9 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.44%) Xbox
8 8 (2.44%) Derivative
9 7 (2.13%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (2.13%) SWIFT
9 7 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.83%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.83%) Semantic Web
11 5 (1.52%) Equities
12 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 100 (30.49%) Linux
2 38 (11.59%) UNIX
3 14 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (3.66%) Android
5 11 (3.35%) Debian
5 11 (3.35%) AIX
6 10 (3.05%) Windows
7 9 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.91%) CentOS
8 3 (0.91%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.96%) TDD
3 88 (26.83%) OO
4 73 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (16.46%) OOD
6 49 (14.94%) Scrum
7 33 (10.06%) Automated Testing
8 32 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 30 (9.15%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (9.15%) MVC
10 25 (7.62%) Analytics
11 23 (7.01%) SOA
12 22 (6.71%) Unit Testing
12 22 (6.71%) Technical Analysis
13 21 (6.40%) Web Development
14 16 (4.88%) BDD
15 15 (4.57%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.57%) Web Application Development
16 13 (3.96%) Process Improvement
16 13 (3.96%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (37.50%) SQL
3 72 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.67%) Python
5 26 (7.93%) PL/SQL
6 21 (6.40%) C++
7 20 (6.10%) Perl
8 13 (3.96%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.66%) C#
10 10 (3.05%) PHP
11 9 (2.74%) Ruby
12 6 (1.83%) Clojure
13 5 (1.52%) Scala
13 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.22%) AspectJ
15 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.61%) C
16 2 (0.61%) Groovy
17 1 (0.30%) R
17 1 (0.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 59 (17.99%) Degree
2 11 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) GIAC
5 2 (0.61%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PhD
6 1 (0.30%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Puppet
1 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (32.93%) Oracle
2 24 (7.32%) IBM
3 11 (3.35%) Sybase
4 4 (1.22%) Talend
5 3 (0.91%) Dell
5 3 (0.91%) Informatica
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe
6 2 (0.61%) Perforce
7 1 (0.30%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.30%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.30%) Sun
7 1 (0.30%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.30%) Cognos
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