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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 26 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 165 179 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.32% 6.04% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.63% 6.32% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 105 99
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%

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
2163 2832 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1862 1910
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +4 92 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Edinburgh +2 65 £42,500 -2.85% 18
East Lothian - 4 - -
Fife +3 2 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 £23,500 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 208 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (43.40%) Spring
4 93 (27.27%) Finance
4 93 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 91 (26.69%) Degree
6 89 (26.10%) Relational Database
7 86 (25.22%) SQL
8 83 (24.34%) HTML
8 83 (24.34%) TDD
9 82 (24.05%) JavaScript
10 57 (16.72%) J2EE
11 56 (16.42%) CSS
12 55 (16.13%) OO
13 52 (15.25%) Oracle
13 52 (15.25%) Scrum
13 52 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (14.96%) Banking
14 51 (14.96%) JBoss
14 51 (14.96%) Linux
15 50 (14.66%) RDBMS
15 50 (14.66%) Open Source
16 48 (14.08%) Software Engineering
17 47 (13.78%) SOA
18 43 (12.61%) Web Services
19 42 (12.32%) HTML5
20 41 (12.02%) Computer Science
21 40 (11.73%) Java EE
21 40 (11.73%) XML
22 39 (11.44%) Maven

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 51 (14.96%) JBoss
2 24 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 17 (4.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (4.11%) Alfresco
4 14 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.52%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (2.35%) CMS
7 8 (2.35%) NetWeaver
8 4 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.17%) GemFire
9 3 (0.88%) IIS
9 3 (0.88%) Mule
9 3 (0.88%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.59%) Apache
10 2 (0.59%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.76%) SaaS
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.88%) IaaS
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) CTI
2 1 (0.29%) LDAP
2 1 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (26.10%) Relational Database
2 50 (14.66%) RDBMS
3 33 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 25 (7.33%) Big Data
5 22 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 21 (6.16%) SQL Server
7 18 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.69%) DB2
9 15 (4.40%) Oracle Database
9 15 (4.40%) Pentaho
10 14 (4.11%) NoSQL
11 13 (3.81%) MySQL
11 13 (3.81%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.47%) KDB
14 4 (1.17%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.88%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.59%) GIS
16 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (11.44%) Maven
2 28 (8.21%) Jenkins
3 25 (7.33%) Subversion
4 18 (5.28%) Artifactory
4 18 (5.28%) Git (software)
5 17 (4.99%) Eclipse
5 17 (4.99%) Selenium
6 16 (4.69%) JUnit
7 15 (4.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (4.11%) Ant
9 12 (3.52%) JIRA
10 10 (2.93%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (2.05%) PVCS
12 3 (0.88%) Gradle
13 2 (0.59%) Concordion
13 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.59%) JBehave
13 2 (0.59%) Mockito
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (27.27%) Finance
2 51 (14.96%) Banking
3 26 (7.62%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.40%) Games
5 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.93%) Marketing
7 7 (2.05%) Retail
8 5 (1.47%) Back Office
9 4 (1.17%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.17%) Legal
10 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.88%) Front Office
11 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (43.40%) Spring
2 93 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 83 (24.34%) HTML
4 57 (16.72%) J2EE
5 56 (16.42%) CSS
6 43 (12.61%) Web Services
7 42 (12.32%) HTML5
8 40 (11.73%) Java EE
8 40 (11.73%) XML
9 34 (9.97%) jQuery
10 32 (9.38%) SOAP
11 29 (8.50%) JMS
12 27 (7.92%) JSON
13 26 (7.62%) CSS3
14 23 (6.74%) JSP
14 23 (6.74%) RESTful
15 22 (6.45%) AngularJS
16 20 (5.87%) REST
17 19 (5.57%) .NET
17 19 (5.57%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.02%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.35%) Derivative
4 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.47%) Chemistry
5 5 (1.47%) Reference Data
5 5 (1.47%) Social Media
6 4 (1.17%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.59%) Equities
8 2 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.59%) User Experience
9 1 (0.29%) FMCG
9 1 (0.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 51 (14.96%) Linux
2 38 (11.14%) Unix
3 15 (4.40%) Android
4 14 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.05%) Windows
6 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (24.34%) TDD
3 55 (16.13%) OO
4 52 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (15.25%) Scrum
5 50 (14.66%) Open Source
6 48 (14.08%) Software Engineering
7 47 (13.78%) SOA
8 38 (11.14%) Microservices
9 32 (9.38%) SDLC
10 27 (7.92%) BDD
11 24 (7.04%) Front End Development
11 24 (7.04%) Mentoring
12 23 (6.74%) MVC
13 21 (6.16%) Open Source Development
14 20 (5.87%) Web Development
15 16 (4.69%) OOD
15 16 (4.69%) Unit Testing
16 13 (3.81%) Multithreading
17 12 (3.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (25.22%) SQL
3 82 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 36 (10.56%) PL/SQL
5 28 (8.21%) Python
6 23 (6.74%) C#
7 14 (4.11%) PHP
8 13 (3.81%) Perl
9 12 (3.52%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.05%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.76%) C++
12 5 (1.47%) Scala
13 4 (1.17%) Clojure
13 4 (1.17%) GraphQL
13 4 (1.17%) Ruby
14 3 (0.88%) XPath
15 1 (0.29%) C
15 1 (0.29%) Groovy
15 1 (0.29%) Lua
15 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 91 (26.69%) Degree
2 19 (5.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) HND
5 1 (0.29%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.05%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.47%) QA
3 2 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.59%) MiFID
4 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.29%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Ansible
1 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (15.25%) Oracle
2 15 (4.40%) Talend
3 9 (2.64%) SAP
4 8 (2.35%) IBM
5 7 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.05%) Sybase
6 4 (1.17%) Google
7 3 (0.88%) Splunk
8 2 (0.59%) Alterian
8 2 (0.59%) ESRI
8 2 (0.59%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.59%) Perforce
8 2 (0.59%) Twitter
8 2 (0.59%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.29%) ILOG
9 1 (0.29%) Informatica
9 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.29%) Sun
9 1 (0.29%) Vertica
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Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
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