The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 21.50% 25.24% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.11% 66.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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 Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 42.06% 37.86% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 8
Average salary £32,500 £47,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.85% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £44,100 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Java
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Java Salary Trend in Stirling

Java
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 52 (66.67%) SQL
2 48 (61.54%) Oracle
3 41 (52.56%) Finance
4 40 (51.28%) Spring
5 37 (47.44%) Banking
5 37 (47.44%) Relational Database
6 34 (43.59%) OO
7 29 (37.18%) Web Services
8 28 (35.90%) PL/SQL
9 25 (32.05%) UNIX
10 23 (29.49%) Linux
11 22 (28.21%) Workflow
11 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (26.92%) TDD
12 21 (26.92%) J2EE
13 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
13 20 (25.64%) Spring Integration
14 19 (24.36%) Maven
14 19 (24.36%) JMS
15 18 (23.08%) Software Delivery
16 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (20.51%) SDLC
17 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
17 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
17 16 (20.51%) Mule
18 15 (19.23%) JPA
18 15 (19.23%) E-Commerce
18 15 (19.23%) RDBMS
18 15 (19.23%) OLAP
18 15 (19.23%) HTML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.51%) Mule
2 10 (12.82%) Apache
2 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.82%) FileNet
3 7 (8.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.41%) JBoss
5 5 (6.41%) Mule ESB
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (5.13%) CMS
6 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (5.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Global One
1 5 (6.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (47.44%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.23%) OLAP
2 15 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.82%) MySQL
3 10 (12.82%) Big Data
4 6 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.41%) DataStage
5 5 (6.41%) UniData
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.28%) QlikView
8 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.28%) OLTP
8 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Maven
2 12 (15.38%) Subversion
3 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.82%) Ant
3 10 (12.82%) IntelliJ
4 8 (10.26%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.41%) Mockito
6 5 (6.41%) JUnit
General
1 41 (52.56%) Finance
2 37 (47.44%) Banking
3 14 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Development Specialist
3 17 (21.79%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Graduate
9 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Tester
9 2 (2.56%) Junior
9 2 (2.56%) Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) Spring
2 29 (37.18%) Web Services
3 21 (26.92%) J2EE
4 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
4 20 (25.64%) Spring Integration
5 19 (24.36%) JMS
6 15 (19.23%) JPA
6 15 (19.23%) HTML
7 11 (14.10%) JSP
8 10 (12.82%) CSS
9 6 (7.69%) SPNEGO
10 5 (6.41%) XML
10 5 (6.41%) XSLT
10 5 (6.41%) JAXB
10 5 (6.41%) JSTL
11 4 (5.13%) Middleware
12 3 (3.85%) jQuery
13 2 (2.56%) REST
13 2 (2.56%) RESTful
14 1 (1.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.13%) Equities
3 4 (5.13%) Derivative
3 4 (5.13%) Wiki
3 4 (5.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) UNIX
2 23 (29.49%) Linux
3 7 (8.97%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) OO
2 22 (28.21%) Workflow
2 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.92%) TDD
4 18 (23.08%) Software Delivery
5 16 (20.51%) SDLC
5 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
6 15 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 14 (17.95%) Content Management
7 14 (17.95%) Analytics
7 14 (17.95%) Coaching
8 12 (15.38%) OOD
9 10 (12.82%) Project Management
9 10 (12.82%) System Testing
9 10 (12.82%) Server Building
10 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.26%) SOA
12 6 (7.69%) RAD
12 6 (7.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (66.67%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) PL/SQL
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) C#
5 8 (10.26%) C
6 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) Lotus
2 6 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Informatica
4 4 (5.13%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.28%) Sybase