The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 107 143 112
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 39 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 0.84% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.89% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 35
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,850 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
Senior Java Developer
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
2374 3157 3491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.46% 95.23% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 2029 2224
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +29 19 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Glasgow +14 19 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Senior Java Developer 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (68.00%) Spring
3 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
5 24 (32.00%) OO
5 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.00%) HTML
7 20 (26.67%) Scrum
8 19 (25.33%) Degree
9 18 (24.00%) Maven
9 18 (24.00%) SQL
10 17 (22.67%) JBoss
11 16 (21.33%) JSON
12 15 (20.00%) Oracle
12 15 (20.00%) Unix
12 15 (20.00%) RESTful
13 14 (18.67%) Web Services
13 14 (18.67%) CSS
14 13 (17.33%) JUnit
14 13 (17.33%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
14 13 (17.33%) Banking
15 11 (14.67%) jQuery
15 11 (14.67%) J2EE
15 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
15 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
15 11 (14.67%) SDLC
16 10 (13.33%) Artifactory
16 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
16 10 (13.33%) HTML5

Senior Java Developer 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 17 (22.67%) JBoss
2 8 (10.67%) Alfresco
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.33%) GemFire
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (4.00%) NetWeaver
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.00%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) Big Data
3 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) DB2
5 2 (2.67%) KDB
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Maven
2 13 (17.33%) JUnit
3 10 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.67%) Selenium
5 5 (6.67%) Ant
6 4 (5.33%) Concordion
6 4 (5.33%) JBehave
6 4 (5.33%) Mockito
7 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.00%) PVCS
8 2 (2.67%) JIRA
8 2 (2.67%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.33%) Gradle
9 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.33%) Banking
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Front Office
3 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.00%) Spring
2 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
3 21 (28.00%) HTML
4 16 (21.33%) JSON
5 15 (20.00%) RESTful
6 14 (18.67%) CSS
6 14 (18.67%) Web Services
7 11 (14.67%) J2EE
7 11 (14.67%) jQuery
8 10 (13.33%) HTML5
8 10 (13.33%) JMS
9 9 (12.00%) Drools
9 9 (12.00%) JDBC
9 9 (12.00%) Middleware
10 8 (10.67%) Gherkin
10 8 (10.67%) jBPM
10 8 (10.67%) Spring Security
10 8 (10.67%) XHTML
11 6 (8.00%) REST
12 4 (5.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Derivative
3 2 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Equities
4 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Unix
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) OO
3 20 (26.67%) Scrum
4 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
5 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.67%) SDLC
6 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.33%) SOA
6 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.00%) TDD
7 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.67%) BDD
8 8 (10.67%) Document Management
8 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (10.67%) Open Source
8 8 (10.67%) Open Source Development
9 7 (9.33%) MVC
10 6 (8.00%) Mobile Development
10 6 (8.00%) OOD
10 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.00%) SQL
4 7 (9.33%) C#
4 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) OCPJP
2 2 (2.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Sybase
3 4 (5.33%) SAP
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Sun
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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