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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 128 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 34 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 1.72% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.82% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 32
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3033 3524 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.16% 94.78% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2259 1930
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Glasgow -7 16 £39,500 -34.16% 2
Edinburgh -17 12 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Stirling +9 5 £32,500 -40.09%
West Lothian - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (72.92%) Spring
3 51 (53.13%) Hibernate
4 50 (52.08%) Maven
5 47 (48.96%) XML
6 45 (46.88%) Web Services
7 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (42.71%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (41.67%) Oracle
9 36 (37.50%) OO
10 35 (36.46%) J2EE
11 32 (33.33%) RESTful
12 31 (32.29%) JBoss
12 31 (32.29%) Linux
12 31 (32.29%) Finance
13 30 (31.25%) JMS
13 30 (31.25%) Eclipse
14 27 (28.13%) UNIX
14 27 (28.13%) SQL
14 27 (28.13%) JPA
15 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
15 25 (26.04%) MVC
16 24 (25.00%) Java EE
16 24 (25.00%) HTML
16 24 (25.00%) JDBC
17 23 (23.96%) EJB
17 23 (23.96%) XSD
17 23 (23.96%) WSDL
17 23 (23.96%) XML Schema
17 23 (23.96%) RUP

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (32.29%) JBoss
2 13 (13.54%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.46%) Apache
4 8 (8.33%) Mule
5 5 (5.21%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) RFID
2 1 (1.04%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) Oracle Database
1 22 (22.92%) Relational Database
2 20 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 14 (14.58%) NoSQL
5 12 (12.50%) MySQL
6 7 (7.29%) Big Data
7 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.17%) DataStage
8 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.08%) OLAP
9 1 (1.04%) DB2
9 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 50 (52.08%) Maven
2 30 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 17 (17.71%) Ant
3 17 (17.71%) JUnit
4 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
5 12 (12.50%) Flash Builder
6 7 (7.29%) Subversion
7 6 (6.25%) Mockito
8 5 (5.21%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.13%) Hudson
10 3 (3.13%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.04%) TestNG
12 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Legal
3 10 (10.42%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.92%) Spring
2 51 (53.13%) Hibernate
3 47 (48.96%) XML
4 45 (46.88%) Web Services
5 35 (36.46%) J2EE
6 32 (33.33%) RESTful
7 30 (31.25%) JMS
8 27 (28.13%) JPA
9 24 (25.00%) HTML
9 24 (25.00%) JDBC
9 24 (25.00%) Java EE
10 23 (23.96%) TopLink
10 23 (23.96%) Middleware
10 23 (23.96%) EJB
10 23 (23.96%) WSDL
10 23 (23.96%) XML Schema
10 23 (23.96%) XSD
10 23 (23.96%) EclipseLink
11 21 (21.88%) Drools
12 19 (19.79%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Linux
2 27 (28.13%) UNIX
3 13 (13.54%) Windows
4 6 (6.25%) Debian
4 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (42.71%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (37.50%) OO
3 25 (26.04%) MVC
3 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
4 23 (23.96%) RUP
4 23 (23.96%) Use Case
4 23 (23.96%) Unified Process
5 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 19 (19.79%) People Management
7 18 (18.75%) TDD
8 17 (17.71%) Content Management
8 17 (17.71%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.42%) SDLC
9 10 (10.42%) Project Management
10 9 (9.38%) UML
10 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.38%) OOD
11 7 (7.29%) Quality Management
12 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (28.13%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) AspectJ
4 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.38%) Perl
5 9 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.17%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
9 1 (1.04%) C#
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) IBM
2 4 (4.17%) Informatica
3 3 (3.13%) Apple
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (1.04%) Sybase
4 1 (1.04%) SAP
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago