The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - - 3
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - - 40.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders region.

Programming Languages Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £21,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £32,500 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Java
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Scottish Borders region.

Java Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders