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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 153 163 158
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 7 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.18%
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
2925 3748 2954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.90% 94.77% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 2463 1742
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015. 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 +3 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Dundee +9 3 £42,500 - 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Log4j
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) Hudson
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
5 3 (27.27%) J2SE
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Servlets
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) HTML

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) SAS
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Log4j
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Hudson
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Java EE
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Servlets
2 3 (27.27%) J2SE
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £34999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago