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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 127 115
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 30 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 1.05% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.10% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 29
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 £42,250 £41,300 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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
2166 2827 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.97% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1858 1920
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,925 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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
Glasgow +41 22 £50,000 -4.76%
Edinburgh -3 8 £53,750 +26.47% 8
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) Spring
4 26 (34.67%) SQL
5 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.00%) Degree
7 20 (26.67%) HTML
8 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
8 19 (25.33%) Hibernate
9 18 (24.00%) Oracle
9 18 (24.00%) OO
10 16 (21.33%) J2EE
11 13 (17.33%) Unix
11 13 (17.33%) Maven
11 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
12 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 12 (16.00%) Finance
12 12 (16.00%) JMS
12 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
13 11 (14.67%) SOA
14 10 (13.33%) Linux
14 10 (13.33%) CSS
14 10 (13.33%) JSP
14 10 (13.33%) jQuery
15 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
15 9 (12.00%) JDBC
15 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
16 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
16 8 (10.67%) Scrum
16 8 (10.67%) SAP

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 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.67%) JBoss
3 7 (9.33%) NetWeaver
3 7 (9.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.67%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) DB2
3 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.00%) KDB
5 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Maven
2 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.33%) Artifactory
3 7 (9.33%) PVCS
4 5 (6.67%) Ant
4 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (4.00%) Selenium
5 3 (4.00%) Subversion
6 2 (2.67%) JIRA
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) Spring
2 20 (26.67%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) Hibernate
4 16 (21.33%) J2EE
5 12 (16.00%) JMS
6 10 (13.33%) CSS
6 10 (13.33%) jQuery
6 10 (13.33%) JSP
7 9 (12.00%) JDBC
8 7 (9.33%) Ajax
8 7 (9.33%) EJB
8 7 (9.33%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (9.33%) HTML5
8 7 (9.33%) Java EE 5
8 7 (9.33%) JAX-WS
8 7 (9.33%) JSF
8 7 (9.33%) Silverlight
8 7 (9.33%) XML
9 6 (8.00%) Servlets
10 5 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Unix
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
3 18 (24.00%) OO
4 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.67%) SOA
6 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.67%) Scrum
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.33%) TDD
9 6 (8.00%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.00%) MVC
9 6 (8.00%) Open Source
9 6 (8.00%) SDLC
9 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.67%) BDD
10 5 (6.67%) OOD
10 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.00%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.67%) C#
6 4 (5.33%) Clojure
6 4 (5.33%) GraphQL
6 4 (5.33%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) Scala
7 2 (2.67%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) HND
3 1 (1.33%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 7 (9.33%) IBM
4 4 (5.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) Alterian
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Sun
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter
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