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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 114 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 44 67 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.54% 2.13% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.23% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 60
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,000 £39,500
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
2723 3007 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.04% 95.49% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1890 2535
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 £58,100
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 3 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 3 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 +1 23 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Edinburgh -18 18 £50,000 +11.73% 2
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 3 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (67.14%) Spring
3 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (47.14%) OO
5 29 (41.43%) Tomcat
6 25 (35.71%) Scrum
6 25 (35.71%) Web Services
6 25 (35.71%) JSON
7 24 (34.29%) RESTful
8 23 (32.86%) Banking
9 21 (30.00%) MVC
10 20 (28.57%) JBoss
10 20 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 20 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 19 (27.14%) JUnit
12 17 (24.29%) Hibernate
13 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 13 (18.57%) Maven
14 13 (18.57%) TDD
14 13 (18.57%) Oracle
15 12 (17.14%) SQL
15 12 (17.14%) J2EE
15 12 (17.14%) Finance
15 12 (17.14%) SDLC
16 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
16 11 (15.71%) HTML
16 11 (15.71%) Servlets
16 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
17 10 (14.29%) REST
17 10 (14.29%) SOAP

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 29 (41.43%) Tomcat
2 20 (28.57%) JBoss
3 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 8 (11.43%) GemFire
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (5.71%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) Liferay
5 1 (1.43%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.29%) MySQL
3 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.29%) Big Data
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) JUnit
2 13 (18.57%) Maven
3 9 (12.86%) Mockito
4 8 (11.43%) Concordion
4 8 (11.43%) JBehave
5 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.14%) Ant
6 5 (7.14%) Artifactory
6 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.71%) Selenium
8 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.86%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (2.86%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.86%) JIRA
9 2 (2.86%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (1.43%) Gradle
10 1 (1.43%) Hudson
10 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 23 (32.86%) Banking
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (67.14%) Spring
2 25 (35.71%) JSON
2 25 (35.71%) Web Services
3 24 (34.29%) RESTful
4 17 (24.29%) Hibernate
5 12 (17.14%) J2EE
6 11 (15.71%) HTML
6 11 (15.71%) Servlets
7 10 (14.29%) CSS
7 10 (14.29%) JSP
7 10 (14.29%) REST
7 10 (14.29%) SOAP
8 9 (12.86%) XML
9 8 (11.43%) JDBC
9 8 (11.43%) JMS
9 8 (11.43%) jQuery
10 7 (10.00%) HTML5
11 6 (8.57%) .NET
11 6 (8.57%) CGI
11 6 (8.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Debian
2 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.14%) OO
3 25 (35.71%) Scrum
4 21 (30.00%) MVC
5 20 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 13 (18.57%) TDD
8 12 (17.14%) SDLC
9 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.43%) Database Tuning
10 8 (11.43%) Kanban
10 8 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (11.43%) SOLID
11 7 (10.00%) Open Source
12 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
12 6 (8.57%) High Availability
12 6 (8.57%) OOD
12 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.57%) Project Management
12 6 (8.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.00%) Perl
5 5 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.71%) C#
7 3 (4.29%) Ruby
8 2 (2.86%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Sybase
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Guidewire
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