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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 158 144 128
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 3 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.52% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.55% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 37
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.29%
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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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 -13 3 - -
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) SPARQL
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) JBoss
6 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) RDF
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Microservices

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (30.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) J2SE
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Facelets
5 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) RichFaces
5 1 (10.00%) Swing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) RDF
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) SPARQL
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
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