The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 144 138
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 14 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%

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
2167 2791 2951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.68% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1841 1939
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Glasgow - 5 £50,000 -
Fife +4 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
3 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) OO
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) HTML
6 12 (34.29%) J2EE
6 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (34.29%) Spring
7 11 (31.43%) TDD
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Subversion
8 8 (22.86%) Java EE
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
9 7 (20.00%) Open Source
9 7 (20.00%) Maven
9 7 (20.00%) CSS
9 7 (20.00%) JBoss
9 7 (20.00%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
10 6 (17.14%) SOA
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) SaaS
10 6 (17.14%) Open Source Development
11 5 (14.29%) jBPM
11 5 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (14.29%) JPA
11 5 (14.29%) Drools

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) SNMP
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Subversion
2 7 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) JUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
1 12 (34.29%) J2EE
1 12 (34.29%) Spring
2 8 (22.86%) Java EE
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) SOAP
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (14.29%) Drools
4 5 (14.29%) jBPM
4 5 (14.29%) JPA
5 4 (11.43%) JMS
5 4 (11.43%) REST
5 4 (11.43%) RichFaces
5 4 (11.43%) Spring Batch
5 4 (11.43%) XML
5 4 (11.43%) XSD
5 4 (11.43%) XSLT
6 3 (8.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Social Media
2 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) OO
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.00%) Open Source
7 6 (17.14%) Open Source Development
7 6 (17.14%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) SOA
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Coaching
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.43%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) DevOps
10 3 (8.57%) Line Management
10 3 (8.57%) OOD
10 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) Jython
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.71%) Sybase
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Talend