The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - Java
UK / Scotland
Rank 132 148 161
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.045% 0.24% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.25% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.10%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.16%

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
2151 2818 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.98% 95.56% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1813 1908
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Drools
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) jBPM
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (20.00%) JSF
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Senior Java Software Engineer 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Drools
3 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) RichFaces
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Batch
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) SOLID
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle