The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 157 156 164
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.14% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Java Software 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
3411 2920 3064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 94.56% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 1911 2096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Scotland region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 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
Edinburgh -6 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Glasgow -13 1 £27,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 17 (80.95%) Degree
4 16 (76.19%) OO
4 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
5 15 (71.43%) OOD
6 14 (66.67%) C++
6 14 (66.67%) PhD
6 14 (66.67%) Games
6 14 (66.67%) Mathematics
6 14 (66.67%) Physics
6 14 (66.67%) Game Development
7 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) Subversion
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
8 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 2 (9.52%) JUnit
9 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) Apache
9 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) HTTP
9 2 (9.52%) Dell

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 14 (66.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) JPA
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) JSF
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
2 14 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 14 (66.67%) Physics
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Fedora
1 2 (9.52%) CentOS
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) OO
3 15 (71.43%) OOD
4 14 (66.67%) Game Development
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) PhD
3 2 (9.52%) GIAC
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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