The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 157 160 167
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.10% +14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Java Software Engineer
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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the Scotland region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 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 +5 4 £42,500 -7.10%
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (64.29%) OO
4 9 (64.29%) Apache
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) MySQL
4 9 (64.29%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
5 8 (57.14%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) JSP
5 8 (57.14%) Servlets
5 8 (57.14%) SOAP
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) LAMP
5 8 (57.14%) Debian
5 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
5 8 (57.14%) CGI
5 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
5 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Quality Management
5 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (57.14%) High Availability
5 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) Apache
2 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) CGI
2 8 (57.14%) JSP
2 8 (57.14%) LAMP
2 8 (57.14%) Servlets
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (64.29%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) High Availability
4 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 8 (57.14%) Quality Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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