The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 160 143 148
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 14 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.57% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 10
Average salary £47,000 £35,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3884 2983 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.08% 94.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 1747 2517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 11 £47,000 +25.33%
Dundee - 3 - -
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Spring
3 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) Open Source
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (28.57%) Big Data
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (28.57%) Scala
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Clustering
6 6 (28.57%) Games
6 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) JDBC
7 5 (23.81%) Servlets
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Spring
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 5 (23.81%) JDBC
5 5 (23.81%) Servlets
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) JSP
7 3 (14.29%) GWT
7 3 (14.29%) Spring Integration
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) JNDI
8 2 (9.52%) EJB
8 2 (9.52%) JavaBeans
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) OO
8 1 (4.76%) OOD
8 1 (4.76%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Document Management
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase