The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 26 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 299 229 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.37% 7.34% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 7.79% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 188 144 147
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3856 2940 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.02% 94.26% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 1721 2514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Developer
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 161 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Edinburgh +13 116 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Aberdeen +11 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Stirling -10 4 £43,000 -14.00% 5
Dundee - 3 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 477 (100.00%) Java
2 268 (56.18%) Spring
3 231 (48.43%) Hibernate
4 178 (37.32%) JavaScript
5 149 (31.24%) HTML
6 134 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (26.00%) JBoss
8 121 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
9 119 (24.95%) Finance
10 115 (24.11%) CSS
11 112 (23.48%) Degree
12 110 (23.06%) J2EE
13 107 (22.43%) Open Source
14 103 (21.59%) OO
15 101 (21.17%) SQL
16 94 (19.71%) XML
17 91 (19.08%) Maven
18 90 (18.87%) Web Services
18 90 (18.87%) SOA
19 88 (18.45%) Oracle
19 88 (18.45%) Scrum
19 88 (18.45%) jQuery
20 78 (16.35%) Computer Science
21 77 (16.14%) Linux
22 76 (15.93%) Unit Testing
23 72 (15.09%) UNIX
24 71 (14.88%) TDD
25 70 (14.68%) Jenkins
26 68 (14.26%) JSON
26 68 (14.26%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (7.55%) Alfresco
2 28 (5.87%) Tomcat
3 24 (5.03%) Drupal
4 12 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.89%) Apache
7 8 (1.68%) CMS
8 7 (1.47%) SugarCRM
8 7 (1.47%) Node.js
8 7 (1.47%) GemFire
9 6 (1.26%) Liferay
10 5 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
10 5 (1.05%) Mule
11 4 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.63%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.42%) OpenROAD
13 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Photoshop
1 8 (1.68%) GIMP
2 3 (0.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.68%) SaaS
2 5 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.98%) LDAP
2 9 (1.89%) ATM
3 5 (1.05%) HTTP
4 3 (0.63%) SNMP
5 2 (0.42%) SMS
6 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.95%) Relational Database
2 43 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 39 (8.18%) RDBMS
4 32 (6.71%) MongoDB
4 32 (6.71%) Oracle Database
5 26 (5.45%) MySQL
6 23 (4.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (3.56%) Big Data
8 10 (2.10%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.47%) Pentaho
10 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.84%) DB2
12 3 (0.63%) KDB
12 3 (0.63%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.42%) Ingres
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 91 (19.08%) Maven
2 70 (14.68%) Jenkins
3 68 (14.26%) JUnit
4 58 (12.16%) Selenium
5 47 (9.85%) Subversion
6 43 (9.01%) Artifactory
7 37 (7.76%) Ant
8 34 (7.13%) Eclipse
9 20 (4.19%) TestNG
10 19 (3.98%) JIRA
11 18 (3.77%) Git (software)
12 12 (2.52%) Trac
13 8 (1.68%) Hudson
13 8 (1.68%) ClearCase
14 7 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
14 7 (1.47%) EasyMock
15 4 (0.84%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.84%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
16 2 (0.42%) PVCS
General
1 119 (24.95%) Finance
2 66 (13.84%) Banking
3 36 (7.55%) Investment Banking
4 24 (5.03%) Financial Institution
5 20 (4.19%) Games
6 19 (3.98%) Front Office
7 13 (2.73%) Advertising
8 10 (2.10%) Legal
9 5 (1.05%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.63%) Local Government
11 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Retail
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (56.18%) Spring
2 231 (48.43%) Hibernate
3 149 (31.24%) HTML
4 115 (24.11%) CSS
5 110 (23.06%) J2EE
6 94 (19.71%) XML
7 90 (18.87%) Web Services
8 88 (18.45%) jQuery
9 68 (14.26%) JSON
10 61 (12.79%) RESTful
11 57 (11.95%) Gherkin
12 52 (10.90%) JSF
13 51 (10.69%) Java EE
14 44 (9.22%) HTML5
15 43 (9.01%) JMS
16 40 (8.39%) XHTML
17 39 (8.18%) Middleware
17 39 (8.18%) XSLT
18 38 (7.97%) Struts
18 38 (7.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 107 (22.43%) Open Source
2 78 (16.35%) Computer Science
3 53 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 48 (10.06%) Physics
5 36 (7.55%) Grid Computing
6 34 (7.13%) Market Risk
7 17 (3.56%) GIS
8 12 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.31%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.10%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.89%) PDA
12 8 (1.68%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.68%) PKI
13 7 (1.47%) Equities
13 7 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
15 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.84%) iPad
15 4 (0.84%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.84%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.14%) Linux
2 72 (15.09%) UNIX
3 18 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.35%) Android
5 14 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.73%) Windows
7 5 (1.05%) Solaris
8 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
3 103 (21.59%) OO
4 90 (18.87%) SOA
5 88 (18.45%) Scrum
6 76 (15.93%) Unit Testing
7 71 (14.88%) TDD
8 61 (12.79%) BDD
9 53 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 44 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (8.18%) Document Management
12 37 (7.76%) Multithreading
13 36 (7.55%) Risk Management
14 32 (6.71%) OOD
15 30 (6.29%) MVC
16 27 (5.66%) Automated Testing
17 26 (5.45%) Investment Management
18 23 (4.82%) BPMN
19 20 (4.19%) Web Development
20 19 (3.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 477 (100.00%) Java
2 178 (37.32%) JavaScript
3 101 (21.17%) SQL
4 58 (12.16%) C++
5 36 (7.55%) Python
6 27 (5.66%) Groovy
7 23 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 22 (4.61%) Ruby
9 19 (3.98%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.14%) Perl
11 14 (2.94%) C#
12 11 (2.31%) PHP
13 8 (1.68%) Scala
14 4 (0.84%) Clojure
15 3 (0.63%) Jython
16 1 (0.21%) VB6
16 1 (0.21%) XPath
16 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (23.48%) Degree
2 20 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.68%) PhD
5 7 (1.47%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.42%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) Puppet
1 6 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 124 (26.00%) JBoss
2 88 (18.45%) Oracle
3 20 (4.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (2.31%) Adobe
5 10 (2.10%) VMware
6 8 (1.68%) Sybase
7 7 (1.47%) Talend
8 6 (1.26%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.26%) Sun
8 6 (1.26%) IBM
9 4 (0.84%) ESRI
9 4 (0.84%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (0.63%) StreamBase
10 3 (0.63%) Perforce
10 3 (0.63%) HP
11 2 (0.42%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.42%) Cognos
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.21%) Alterian
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