The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 155 161 147
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 3 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.096% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% +25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
Java Software Engineer
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
2946 3783 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 94.74% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2471 1793
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,275 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 1 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 £37,500 -
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Android Development
6 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) Java EE
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Maven
7 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) REST

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (9.09%) JPA
6 1 (9.09%) Struts
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Android Development
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase