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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 142 149 163
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 18 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.33% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
2723 2990 3847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 95.53% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1893 2515
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 9 £42,500 -6.07% 3
Glasgow -3 7 £45,500 +13.75%
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Spring
4 12 (41.38%) Web Services
4 12 (41.38%) Maven
5 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
5 11 (37.93%) Linux
5 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
6 10 (34.48%) OO
6 10 (34.48%) MySQL
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) JMS
7 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
8 8 (27.59%) Perl
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle
9 7 (24.14%) J2EE
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
10 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
10 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) Unix
11 5 (17.24%) SOAP
11 5 (17.24%) JUnit
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript

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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.45%) SAS
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Maven
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
4 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) Gradle
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) Web Services
3 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
4 9 (31.03%) JMS
5 7 (24.14%) J2EE
6 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) CGI
7 4 (13.79%) JSP
7 4 (13.79%) LAMP
7 4 (13.79%) Servlets
7 4 (13.79%) Swing
8 3 (10.34%) Android SDK
8 3 (10.34%) JSON
8 3 (10.34%) RESTful
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.90%) FpML
9 2 (6.90%) JDBC
9 2 (6.90%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 4 (13.79%) Grid Computing
4 3 (10.34%) Internet of Things
5 2 (6.90%) Derivative
6 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.45%) Home Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Debian
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) OO
4 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 5 (17.24%) Web Development
7 4 (13.79%) High Availability
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Microservices
9 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.90%) Kanban
9 2 (6.90%) Time Management
9 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) XQuery
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) Lisp
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
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