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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 38 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 186 184 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.13% 5.95% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 6.29% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 96 131 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3461 2926 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.40% 94.60% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1929 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 112 £45,000 - 10
Edinburgh -2 54 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Stirling - 9 £62,500 -
Aberdeen +6 4 £46,750 +43.84% 2
Fife +1 2 £41,250 +3.12%
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 464 (100.00%) Java
2 225 (48.49%) Spring
3 198 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 175 (37.72%) Finance
5 164 (35.34%) Hibernate
6 137 (29.53%) HTML
7 125 (26.94%) Degree
8 124 (26.72%) SQL
9 118 (25.43%) JavaScript
10 113 (24.35%) Oracle
11 102 (21.98%) XML
11 102 (21.98%) Banking
11 102 (21.98%) Relational Database
12 100 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
13 98 (21.12%) OO
14 97 (20.91%) J2EE
15 95 (20.47%) Computer Science
16 83 (17.89%) Web Services
17 81 (17.46%) CSS
18 80 (17.24%) C++
19 79 (17.03%) Mathematics
20 77 (16.59%) Investment Banking
21 76 (16.38%) Linux
22 73 (15.73%) JBoss
22 73 (15.73%) Physics
23 67 (14.44%) Open Source
24 66 (14.22%) JUnit
24 66 (14.22%) SOA
25 64 (13.79%) Tomcat
25 64 (13.79%) jQuery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 28 (6.03%) Alfresco
3 25 (5.39%) Apache
4 22 (4.74%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.59%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.59%) Mule
6 8 (1.72%) Node.js
7 5 (1.08%) CMS
8 4 (0.86%) SugarCRM
9 3 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.65%) Drupal
9 3 (0.65%) GemFire
10 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MS Office
1 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.22%) Endur
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.72%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.37%) HTTP
2 8 (1.72%) Internet
2 8 (1.72%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.22%) LDAP
4 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (21.98%) Relational Database
2 50 (10.78%) Oracle Database
3 45 (9.70%) RDBMS
4 26 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (4.53%) MySQL
5 21 (4.53%) SQL Server
6 19 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 18 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (3.45%) Big Data
9 13 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.72%) DB2
11 6 (1.29%) KDB
11 6 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.08%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.08%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.43%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.43%) DataStage
15 1 (0.22%) SQLPlus
15 1 (0.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 66 (14.22%) JUnit
2 50 (10.78%) Maven
3 45 (9.70%) Jenkins
4 40 (8.62%) Eclipse
5 39 (8.41%) Selenium
6 38 (8.19%) Subversion
7 20 (4.31%) EasyMock
8 19 (4.09%) Git (software)
9 18 (3.88%) Ant
10 12 (2.59%) JIRA
11 11 (2.37%) Artifactory
12 8 (1.72%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.51%) Mockito
14 6 (1.29%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.29%) TestNG
15 5 (1.08%) Trac
16 4 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
17 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
17 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
17 2 (0.43%) JBehave
General
1 175 (37.72%) Finance
2 102 (21.98%) Banking
3 77 (16.59%) Investment Banking
4 46 (9.91%) Financial Institution
5 39 (8.41%) Front Office
6 14 (3.02%) Games
7 10 (2.16%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.51%) Retail
9 5 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Advertising
11 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (48.49%) Spring
2 164 (35.34%) Hibernate
3 137 (29.53%) HTML
4 102 (21.98%) XML
5 97 (20.91%) J2EE
6 83 (17.89%) Web Services
7 81 (17.46%) CSS
8 64 (13.79%) jQuery
9 47 (10.13%) Spring MVC
10 45 (9.70%) Java EE
11 44 (9.48%) JSON
12 42 (9.05%) JMS
13 31 (6.68%) RESTful
13 31 (6.68%) REST
14 29 (6.25%) Gherkin
15 28 (6.03%) HTML5
16 27 (5.82%) JDBC
16 27 (5.82%) SOAP
17 26 (5.60%) XSLT
17 26 (5.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (21.55%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (20.47%) Computer Science
3 79 (17.03%) Mathematics
4 73 (15.73%) Physics
5 67 (14.44%) Open Source
6 62 (13.36%) Grid Computing
7 61 (13.15%) Market Risk
8 18 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (3.02%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.51%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (1.51%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.51%) User Experience
12 6 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.29%) iPad
12 6 (1.29%) Equities
12 6 (1.29%) Derivative
13 4 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 76 (16.38%) Linux
2 51 (10.99%) UNIX
3 17 (3.66%) Android
4 15 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.80%) AIX
7 11 (2.37%) Windows
8 9 (1.94%) Debian
9 4 (0.86%) Solaris
10 3 (0.65%) Fedora
10 3 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (21.12%) OO
3 66 (14.22%) SOA
4 64 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 62 (13.36%) TDD
6 61 (13.15%) Risk Management
7 58 (12.50%) MVC
8 53 (11.42%) Unit Testing
9 49 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (9.70%) Investment Management
11 44 (9.48%) OOD
12 43 (9.27%) Scrum
13 42 (9.05%) Multithreading
14 41 (8.84%) Automated Testing
15 31 (6.68%) BDD
16 27 (5.82%) Web Development
17 25 (5.39%) Mentoring
18 24 (5.17%) Document Management
19 20 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
20 18 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 464 (100.00%) Java
2 124 (26.72%) SQL
3 118 (25.43%) JavaScript
4 80 (17.24%) C++
5 40 (8.62%) Python
6 32 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 26 (5.60%) Perl
8 17 (3.66%) PHP
9 16 (3.45%) Ruby
10 15 (3.23%) Scala
11 14 (3.02%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.37%) C#
13 4 (0.86%) Groovy
14 2 (0.43%) Clojure
14 2 (0.43%) XQuery
14 2 (0.43%) XPath
15 1 (0.22%) Korn
15 1 (0.22%) Jython
15 1 (0.22%) VB6
15 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 125 (26.94%) Degree
2 13 (2.80%) PhD
3 10 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.65%) GIAC
6 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Puppet
1 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 113 (24.35%) Oracle
2 73 (15.73%) JBoss
3 18 (3.88%) Sybase
4 10 (2.16%) IBM
5 6 (1.29%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.29%) StreamBase
6 4 (0.86%) Talend
6 4 (0.86%) Perforce
7 3 (0.65%) Dell
8 2 (0.43%) Informatica
8 2 (0.43%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.43%) VMware
8 2 (0.43%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.43%) Adobe
8 2 (0.43%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.22%) Sun
9 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.22%) Cognos
9 1 (0.22%) Twitter
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