The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 95 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 82 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.20% 1.28% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.34% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 34 15
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Glasgow +2 42 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh +9 33 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Stirling - 5 £45,000 -
Aberdeen - 4 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £41,250 -
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Java Developer 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (48.80%) Spring
3 64 (38.55%) Finance
4 62 (37.35%) Hibernate
5 52 (31.33%) Degree
6 51 (30.72%) Web Services
7 48 (28.92%) HTML
7 48 (28.92%) Computer Science
8 45 (27.11%) OO
9 44 (26.51%) SOA
9 44 (26.51%) Mathematics
10 43 (25.90%) J2EE
11 42 (25.30%) C++
11 42 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (25.30%) Banking
12 41 (24.70%) Physics
13 39 (23.49%) Open Source
13 39 (23.49%) JBoss
14 37 (22.29%) JavaScript
15 36 (21.69%) JSON
16 33 (19.88%) Jenkins
16 33 (19.88%) XML
17 31 (18.67%) BDD
17 31 (18.67%) RESTful
18 30 (18.07%) Selenium
18 30 (18.07%) Gherkin
18 30 (18.07%) CSS
18 30 (18.07%) SQL
18 30 (18.07%) Investment Banking
18 30 (18.07%) Software Engineering

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Java Developer 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (14.46%) Alfresco
2 14 (8.43%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.61%) Drupal
4 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.81%) Apache
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.81%) GemFire
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) LDAP
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.04%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.63%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.82%) MySQL
4 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.81%) KDB
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (19.88%) Jenkins
2 30 (18.07%) Selenium
3 18 (10.84%) Maven
4 17 (10.24%) Eclipse
5 16 (9.64%) JUnit
5 16 (9.64%) Artifactory
6 12 (7.23%) Subversion
7 5 (3.01%) JIRA
8 4 (2.41%) TestNG
9 3 (1.81%) Ant
10 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.20%) Mockito
11 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
General
1 64 (38.55%) Finance
2 42 (25.30%) Banking
3 30 (18.07%) Investment Banking
4 23 (13.86%) Financial Institution
5 19 (11.45%) Games
6 15 (9.04%) Front Office
7 3 (1.81%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Local Government
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (48.80%) Spring
2 62 (37.35%) Hibernate
3 51 (30.72%) Web Services
4 48 (28.92%) HTML
5 43 (25.90%) J2EE
6 36 (21.69%) JSON
7 33 (19.88%) XML
8 31 (18.67%) RESTful
9 30 (18.07%) Gherkin
9 30 (18.07%) CSS
10 28 (16.87%) jQuery
11 24 (14.46%) JSF
12 19 (11.45%) Ajax
12 19 (11.45%) XSLT
13 17 (10.24%) Spring MVC
14 13 (7.83%) Struts
15 12 (7.23%) XHTML
16 11 (6.63%) JMS
16 11 (6.63%) Spring Security
17 10 (6.02%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (28.92%) Computer Science
2 44 (26.51%) Mathematics
3 41 (24.70%) Physics
4 39 (23.49%) Open Source
5 23 (13.86%) Market Risk
5 23 (13.86%) Grid Computing
6 6 (3.61%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.81%) Equities
7 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.24%) UNIX
1 17 (10.24%) Linux
2 5 (3.01%) AIX
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.81%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.11%) OO
2 44 (26.51%) SOA
3 42 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (18.67%) BDD
5 30 (18.07%) MVC
5 30 (18.07%) Software Engineering
6 24 (14.46%) Document Management
7 23 (13.86%) Investment Management
7 23 (13.86%) Risk Management
8 22 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (12.65%) Scrum
9 21 (12.65%) OOD
10 19 (11.45%) Unit Testing
11 18 (10.84%) Game Development
12 17 (10.24%) TDD
13 16 (9.64%) Multithreading
13 16 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.42%) E-business
14 9 (5.42%) UML
14 9 (5.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (25.30%) C++
3 37 (22.29%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.07%) SQL
5 16 (9.64%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.42%) Groovy
7 6 (3.61%) Perl
8 5 (3.01%) Python
8 5 (3.01%) C#
9 4 (2.41%) Scala
10 3 (1.81%) XPath
10 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.81%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) Korn
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) XQuery
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (31.33%) Degree
2 18 (10.84%) PhD
3 3 (1.81%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.60%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Puppet
1 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (23.49%) JBoss
2 25 (15.06%) Oracle
3 5 (3.01%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.41%) VMware
4 4 (2.41%) Sybase
5 3 (1.81%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.20%) Sun
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