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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 137 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 24 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.74% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.82% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 40
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -
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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +6 16 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Glasgow -28 6 £52,500 -1.40% 1
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) Spring
3 26 (52.00%) Tomcat
4 21 (42.00%) Web Services
4 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) OO
6 17 (34.00%) MVC
7 16 (32.00%) RESTful
8 15 (30.00%) Banking
8 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 14 (28.00%) Relational Database
10 13 (26.00%) Hibernate
10 13 (26.00%) Servlets
11 12 (24.00%) JSP
11 12 (24.00%) J2EE
12 11 (22.00%) TDD
13 10 (20.00%) CSS
13 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.00%) HTML
13 10 (20.00%) SQL
13 10 (20.00%) JBoss
14 9 (18.00%) Apache
14 9 (18.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) HTML5
14 9 (18.00%) CSS3
15 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (16.00%) Maven
15 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
15 8 (16.00%) JUnit
16 7 (14.00%) MySQL

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (52.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.00%) JBoss
3 9 (18.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) Liferay
4 1 (2.00%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Big Data
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.00%) JUnit
1 8 (16.00%) Maven
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
3 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.00%) git-flow
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
6 1 (2.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 15 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) Spring
2 21 (42.00%) Web Services
3 16 (32.00%) RESTful
4 13 (26.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (26.00%) Servlets
5 12 (24.00%) J2EE
5 12 (24.00%) JSP
6 10 (20.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) CSS3
7 9 (18.00%) HTML5
8 7 (14.00%) JSON
9 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.00%) CGI
9 6 (12.00%) jQuery
9 6 (12.00%) LAMP
9 6 (12.00%) SOAP
9 6 (12.00%) Spring MVC
10 5 (10.00%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Debian
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 17 (34.00%) MVC
4 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (22.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (12.00%) High Availability
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) Web Development
9 3 (6.00%) Coaching
9 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps
9 3 (6.00%) Open Source
9 3 (6.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
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