The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Scotland
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 438 557 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 19.43% 19.02% 16.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.98% 37.31% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 263 303 298
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1328 1493 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.92% 50.99% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 827 964 1059
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Java Salary Trend in Scotland

Java
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Scotland

Java
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 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 +2 226 £47,500 +5.55% 48
Glasgow 0 186 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Dundee +14 13 £27,000 -32.50%
Fife -5 4 £40,000 +40.35%
East Lothian - 4 - -
West Lothian +2 3 £38,750 -18.42%
Angus - 1 - -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Java.

1 533 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (30.80%) Finance
3 251 (27.61%) SQL
4 220 (24.20%) JavaScript
5 202 (22.22%) Spring
6 194 (21.34%) HTML
7 176 (19.36%) Degree
8 174 (19.14%) Software Engineering
9 169 (18.59%) TDD
10 163 (17.93%) OO
11 156 (17.16%) Oracle
12 155 (17.05%) Python
13 154 (16.94%) Relational Database
14 151 (16.61%) C#
15 150 (16.50%) Scrum
16 142 (15.62%) Hibernate
17 140 (15.40%) Linux
18 138 (15.18%) CSS
19 119 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
20 107 (11.77%) Banking
21 106 (11.66%) .NET
21 106 (11.66%) Web Services
21 106 (11.66%) SDLC
22 101 (11.11%) JBoss
22 101 (11.11%) SOA
23 98 (10.78%) Git (software)
24 97 (10.67%) Open Source
24 97 (10.67%) Computer Science
25 95 (10.45%) C++
26 90 (9.90%) PL/SQL

Java
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
1 101 (11.11%) JBoss
2 39 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 36 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 33 (3.63%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (1.98%) Apache
7 16 (1.76%) CMS
8 14 (1.54%) Alfresco
8 14 (1.54%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.43%) NetWeaver
9 13 (1.43%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.21%) IIS
12 9 (0.99%) Apache Qpid
13 6 (0.66%) Confluence
13 6 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.55%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.55%) nginx
15 4 (0.44%) GemFire
15 4 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.55%) MS Office
3 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.33%) MS Project
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.88%) Sonata
3 7 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.66%) HFM
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.52%) SaaS
3 21 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.54%) IaaS
5 12 (1.32%) GitHub
6 10 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.99%) PaaS
8 7 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (0.77%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.44%) Slack
10 3 (0.33%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.33%) Heroku
11 2 (0.22%) Force.com
11 2 (0.22%) G Suite
11 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.11%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.98%) Internet
2 10 (1.10%) HTTP
3 8 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.66%) Firewall
5 5 (0.55%) SAN
6 4 (0.44%) LDAP
7 3 (0.33%) AMQP
7 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 3 (0.33%) SNMP
7 3 (0.33%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.22%) NAS
9 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.11%) Broadband
9 1 (0.11%) CTI
9 1 (0.11%) DVB
9 1 (0.11%) MQTT
9 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (16.94%) Relational Database
2 75 (8.25%) RDBMS
3 69 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.16%) SQL Server
5 48 (5.28%) Big Data
5 48 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (5.06%) MySQL
7 44 (4.84%) NoSQL
8 41 (4.51%) Hadoop
9 40 (4.40%) Oracle Database
10 22 (2.42%) DB2
11 21 (2.31%) Pentaho
12 19 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.98%) Neo4j
14 16 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.32%) KDB
16 10 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.99%) Apache Hive
17 9 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (0.77%) GIS
Development Applications
1 98 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 83 (9.13%) Maven
3 77 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 65 (7.15%) Subversion
5 55 (6.05%) Selenium
6 49 (5.39%) JIRA
7 33 (3.63%) Ant
7 33 (3.63%) JUnit
8 31 (3.41%) PowerBuilder
9 27 (2.97%) Eclipse
10 20 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
11 19 (2.09%) Cucumber
12 18 (1.98%) Artifactory
13 11 (1.21%) PVCS
14 9 (0.99%) Android Studio
14 9 (0.99%) Hudson
14 9 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (0.99%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (0.88%) Robot Framework
General
1 280 (30.80%) Finance
2 107 (11.77%) Banking
3 62 (6.82%) Games
4 42 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 41 (4.51%) Telecoms
6 39 (4.29%) Retail
7 22 (2.42%) Marketing
8 10 (1.10%) Advertising
8 10 (1.10%) General Ledger
9 9 (0.99%) Front Office
10 7 (0.77%) Legal
11 6 (0.66%) Automotive
11 6 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.55%) Back Office
12 5 (0.55%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.33%) Billing
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 541 (59.52%) Developer
2 341 (37.51%) Java Developer
3 116 (12.76%) Senior Developer
4 93 (10.23%) Software Engineer
5 77 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 54 (5.94%) Architect
7 51 (5.61%) Software Developer
8 50 (5.50%) Java Engineer
9 48 (5.28%) Lead Developer
10 35 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (3.30%) Lead Java Developer
12 29 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
13 28 (3.08%) Python Developer
13 28 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (3.08%) Tester
14 26 (2.86%) Test Engineer
15 25 (2.75%) Java Software Developer
15 25 (2.75%) Junior
16 22 (2.42%) Applications Developer
16 22 (2.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (22.22%) Spring
2 194 (21.34%) HTML
3 142 (15.62%) Hibernate
4 138 (15.18%) CSS
5 106 (11.66%) .NET
5 106 (11.66%) Web Services
6 87 (9.57%) HTML5
7 82 (9.02%) J2EE
8 76 (8.36%) XML
9 69 (7.59%) AngularJS
10 66 (7.26%) Java EE
11 55 (6.05%) jQuery
12 50 (5.50%) CSS3
13 47 (5.17%) JSON
14 44 (4.84%) SOAP
15 43 (4.73%) JMS
16 42 (4.62%) REST
17 39 (4.29%) JPA
17 39 (4.29%) RESTful
18 36 (3.96%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 46 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (4.18%) User Experience
5 29 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 20 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 19 (2.09%) Social Media
8 15 (1.65%) Derivative
8 15 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.21%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.10%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.99%) Blog
12 9 (0.99%) Fintech
13 8 (0.88%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.77%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.66%) Equities
15 6 (0.66%) Market Risk
15 6 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 140 (15.40%) Linux
2 73 (8.03%) Android
3 67 (7.37%) Unix
4 53 (5.83%) Apple iOS
5 45 (4.95%) Windows
6 11 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.66%) Solaris
8 5 (0.55%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.44%) CentOS
9 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) VMS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (58.64%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (19.14%) Software Engineering
3 169 (18.59%) TDD
4 163 (17.93%) OO
5 150 (16.50%) Scrum
6 119 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
7 106 (11.66%) SDLC
8 101 (11.11%) SOA
9 97 (10.67%) Open Source
10 72 (7.92%) Microservices
11 67 (7.37%) Web Development
12 59 (6.49%) Mentoring
13 57 (6.27%) BDD
14 54 (5.94%) Analytics
15 52 (5.72%) MVC
16 50 (5.50%) DevOps
17 47 (5.17%) UML
18 40 (4.40%) OOD
18 40 (4.40%) Use Case
19 37 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 251 (27.61%) SQL
2 220 (24.20%) JavaScript
3 155 (17.05%) Python
4 151 (16.61%) C#
5 95 (10.45%) C++
6 90 (9.90%) PL/SQL
7 68 (7.48%) Ruby
8 51 (5.61%) PHP
9 46 (5.06%) Perl
10 27 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.09%) Scala
14 16 (1.76%) C
14 16 (1.76%) Clojure
14 16 (1.76%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.99%) Lua
16 7 (0.77%) GraphQL
17 5 (0.55%) VB
18 4 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 176 (19.36%) Degree
2 37 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.66%) ISEB
4 5 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.55%) RHCE
4 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.44%) CREST Certified
5 4 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.22%) HND
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.22%) NCDA
7 2 (0.22%) NCIE
7 2 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.22%) VCAP
7 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.11%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.06%) QA
2 7 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.44%) MiFID
4 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.11%) EMIR
System Software
1 39 (4.29%) Docker
2 7 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.55%) Varnish
3 5 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.44%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.44%) vSphere
5 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.22%) vCloud
6 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.11%) Ceph
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (3.08%) Puppet
2 27 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.76%) Ansible
4 12 (1.32%) Mesos
5 7 (0.77%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.33%) CFEngine
6 3 (0.33%) Nagios
6 3 (0.33%) Oozie
6 3 (0.33%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.22%) SCCM
7 2 (0.22%) Terraform
7 2 (0.22%) vRealize
7 2 (0.22%) yum
8 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 156 (17.16%) Oracle
2 32 (3.52%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.41%) Red Hat
4 28 (3.08%) IBM
4 28 (3.08%) Sybase
5 20 (2.20%) Talend
6 19 (2.09%) Google
7 18 (1.98%) SAP
8 17 (1.87%) VMware
9 14 (1.54%) Perforce
10 12 (1.32%) Splunk
11 9 (0.99%) HP
12 7 (0.77%) Cognos
12 7 (0.77%) FNZ
13 6 (0.66%) Hyperion
13 6 (0.66%) Vertica
14 5 (0.55%) Citrix
14 5 (0.55%) Sun
15 4 (0.44%) Adobe
15 4 (0.44%) Intel
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