The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 102 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 58 83 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.95% 2.17% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.29% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 60 33
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
2767 3621 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.13% 94.82% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2369 1854
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +9 29 £44,750 -18.63% 4
Glasgow -19 17 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Stirling -2 11 £50,000 +14.94%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (65.14%) Spring
3 61 (55.96%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (51.38%) Web Services
5 53 (48.62%) XML
6 52 (47.71%) Maven
7 45 (41.28%) Hibernate
7 45 (41.28%) Oracle
8 42 (38.53%) Eclipse
9 41 (37.61%) RESTful
10 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (35.78%) Finance
12 38 (34.86%) JBoss
13 36 (33.03%) MVC
14 35 (32.11%) Java EE
14 35 (32.11%) J2EE
14 35 (32.11%) JMS
14 35 (32.11%) JPA
15 34 (31.19%) JDBC
16 33 (30.28%) EJB
16 33 (30.28%) XSD
16 33 (30.28%) RUP
16 33 (30.28%) WSDL
16 33 (30.28%) XML Schema
16 33 (30.28%) Middleware
16 33 (30.28%) TopLink
16 33 (30.28%) AspectJ
16 33 (30.28%) Use Case
16 33 (30.28%) Unified Process
16 33 (30.28%) EclipseLink

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 38 (34.86%) JBoss
2 8 (7.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.50%) Apache
4 3 (2.75%) Mule ESB
4 3 (2.75%) Mule
5 2 (1.83%) Drupal
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.92%) Liferay
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) NFC
2 1 (0.92%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle Database
2 24 (22.02%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (14.68%) Relational Database
4 12 (11.01%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.26%) MySQL
6 8 (7.34%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.50%) DataStage
7 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.67%) Big Data
9 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.83%) Datomic
10 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (47.71%) Maven
2 42 (38.53%) Eclipse
3 15 (13.76%) Ant
4 10 (9.17%) Flash Builder
5 9 (8.26%) Subversion
5 9 (8.26%) JUnit
6 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.67%) Mockito
8 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Banking
3 10 (9.17%) Legal
4 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Games
6 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) Spring
2 56 (51.38%) Web Services
3 53 (48.62%) XML
4 45 (41.28%) Hibernate
5 41 (37.61%) RESTful
6 35 (32.11%) Java EE
6 35 (32.11%) J2EE
6 35 (32.11%) JMS
6 35 (32.11%) JPA
7 34 (31.19%) JDBC
8 33 (30.28%) EJB
8 33 (30.28%) XSD
8 33 (30.28%) WSDL
8 33 (30.28%) XML Schema
8 33 (30.28%) Middleware
8 33 (30.28%) TopLink
8 33 (30.28%) EclipseLink
9 23 (21.10%) jBPM
9 23 (21.10%) Drools
10 16 (14.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.67%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.67%) Physics
4 4 (3.67%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.75%) GIS
6 2 (1.83%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.52%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) UNIX
3 10 (9.17%) Windows
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Debian
5 2 (1.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (33.03%) MVC
4 33 (30.28%) RUP
4 33 (30.28%) Use Case
4 33 (30.28%) Unified Process
5 25 (22.94%) OO
6 23 (21.10%) People Management
7 22 (20.18%) TDD
8 20 (18.35%) Unit Testing
9 19 (17.43%) Content Management
10 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
11 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.09%) OOD
13 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.26%) SOA
14 8 (7.34%) UML
14 8 (7.34%) SDLC
15 6 (5.50%) ETL
15 6 (5.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (30.28%) AspectJ
3 22 (20.18%) SQL
4 9 (8.26%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.42%) C++
6 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.67%) Python
7 3 (2.75%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
7 3 (2.75%) PHP
7 3 (2.75%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.83%) Clojure
9 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Oracle
2 6 (5.50%) IBM
2 6 (5.50%) Informatica
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe
4 1 (0.92%) Sun
4 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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