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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 152 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 3
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +38.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
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
2806 3211 2749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.19% 95.91% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 2095 1731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
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
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 March 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 +2 2 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Log4j
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SAS
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Sybase
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Log4j
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Hudson
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Struts
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Java SE
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (8.33%) JPA
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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Cathcart Associates
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