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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 125 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 36 62 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.97% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.07% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 65
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £54,000 £61,700
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
2737 2997 3680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.65% 95.20% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1894 2419
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,446 £57,500 £60,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -12 20 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Edinburgh -7 13 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Aberdeen +6 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (66.13%) Spring
3 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.16%) OO
5 23 (37.10%) Scrum
6 20 (32.26%) Hibernate
7 19 (30.65%) JSON
8 18 (29.03%) Banking
8 18 (29.03%) Relational Database
9 16 (25.81%) Finance
10 15 (24.19%) Tomcat
10 15 (24.19%) JUnit
10 15 (24.19%) Oracle
11 14 (22.58%) Web Services
11 14 (22.58%) RESTful
12 13 (20.97%) JBoss
12 13 (20.97%) SQL
12 13 (20.97%) SDLC
13 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
14 11 (17.74%) TDD
14 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.74%) HTML
15 10 (16.13%) MVC
15 10 (16.13%) J2EE
15 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
15 10 (16.13%) REST
16 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (14.52%) Maven
16 9 (14.52%) Sybase

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 15 (24.19%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.97%) JBoss
3 8 (12.90%) GemFire
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (6.45%) Alfresco
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) JUnit
2 9 (14.52%) Maven
3 8 (12.90%) Concordion
3 8 (12.90%) JBehave
3 8 (12.90%) Mockito
4 5 (8.06%) Artifactory
5 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium
6 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.23%) Ant
7 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 2 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 18 (29.03%) Banking
2 16 (25.81%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (66.13%) Spring
2 20 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 19 (30.65%) JSON
4 14 (22.58%) RESTful
4 14 (22.58%) Web Services
5 11 (17.74%) HTML
6 10 (16.13%) J2EE
6 10 (16.13%) REST
7 9 (14.52%) XML
8 8 (12.90%) CSS
8 8 (12.90%) JDBC
8 8 (12.90%) JMS
9 7 (11.29%) HTML5
9 7 (11.29%) SOAP
10 6 (9.68%) .NET
10 6 (9.68%) Drools
10 6 (9.68%) jQuery
11 5 (8.06%) Middleware
12 4 (6.45%) JSP
12 4 (6.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Debian
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) OO
3 23 (37.10%) Scrum
4 13 (20.97%) SDLC
5 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.74%) TDD
6 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 10 (16.13%) MVC
8 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (12.90%) Database Tuning
9 8 (12.90%) Kanban
9 8 (12.90%) SOLID
10 6 (9.68%) OOD
10 6 (9.68%) Open Source
11 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.06%) SOA
12 4 (6.45%) BDD
12 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
12 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.06%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) Ruby
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Sybase
3 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Sun
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