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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 114 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.53% 2.19% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.29% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 59
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2690 2836 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.66% 95.55% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1787 2385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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% -

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 26 May 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 26 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
Glasgow -8 22 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Edinburgh -13 18 £48,750 +8.93% 5
Perth and Kinross - 1 £54,500 -
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) Spring
3 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (46.77%) OO
5 23 (37.10%) Scrum
6 21 (33.87%) Relational Database
7 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
7 20 (32.26%) JSON
8 19 (30.65%) Banking
9 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
10 17 (27.42%) Web Services
11 16 (25.81%) JUnit
11 16 (25.81%) RESTful
12 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
13 14 (22.58%) JBoss
13 14 (22.58%) Oracle
13 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
14 12 (19.35%) SDLC
14 12 (19.35%) SQL
14 12 (19.35%) MVC
14 12 (19.35%) Finance
15 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
16 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
16 10 (16.13%) Degree
16 10 (16.13%) Maven
16 10 (16.13%) TDD
16 10 (16.13%) REST
16 10 (16.13%) MySQL
16 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
16 10 (16.13%) HTML

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 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 14 (22.58%) JBoss
3 8 (12.90%) Apache
3 8 (12.90%) GemFire
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (6.45%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.13%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) JUnit
2 10 (16.13%) Maven
3 8 (12.90%) Concordion
3 8 (12.90%) JBehave
3 8 (12.90%) Mockito
4 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.06%) Artifactory
5 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.45%) Selenium
7 2 (3.23%) Ant
7 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 2 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.61%) git-flow
8 1 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (1.61%) Hudson
8 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 19 (30.65%) Banking
2 12 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (62.90%) Spring
2 20 (32.26%) JSON
3 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
4 17 (27.42%) Web Services
5 16 (25.81%) RESTful
6 10 (16.13%) HTML
6 10 (16.13%) REST
6 10 (16.13%) SOAP
7 9 (14.52%) XML
8 8 (12.90%) CSS
8 8 (12.90%) J2EE
8 8 (12.90%) JDBC
8 8 (12.90%) JMS
8 8 (12.90%) JSP
8 8 (12.90%) Servlets
9 6 (9.68%) .NET
9 6 (9.68%) CGI
9 6 (9.68%) Drools
9 6 (9.68%) HTML5
9 6 (9.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Debian
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) OO
3 23 (37.10%) Scrum
4 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
5 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
6 12 (19.35%) MVC
6 12 (19.35%) SDLC
7 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.13%) TDD
9 8 (12.90%) Database Tuning
9 8 (12.90%) Kanban
9 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (12.90%) SOLID
10 7 (11.29%) Open Source
11 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
11 6 (9.68%) High Availability
11 6 (9.68%) OOD
11 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.68%) Project Management
11 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.29%) Perl
5 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.45%) C#
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 2 (3.23%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Sybase
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
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