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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.02% 25.00% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.09% 47.06% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 27
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,150
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.37%
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
47 17 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 25.00% 53.13% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 70
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 38 (67.86%) Spring
2 33 (58.93%) Oracle
3 31 (55.36%) SQL
4 27 (48.21%) HTML
5 25 (44.64%) Banking
6 23 (41.07%) Finance
7 22 (39.29%) Web Services
8 21 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 19 (33.93%) J2EE
10 17 (30.36%) XML
11 15 (26.79%) MVC
11 15 (26.79%) Investment Banking
11 15 (26.79%) Java SE
11 15 (26.79%) Spring MVC
12 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
12 13 (23.21%) HTML5
13 12 (21.43%) Struts
13 12 (21.43%) SOA
13 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
14 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
14 11 (19.64%) XSLT
14 11 (19.64%) UML
14 11 (19.64%) IBM
15 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
15 10 (17.86%) jQuery
15 10 (17.86%) E-business
16 9 (16.07%) Subversion
16 9 (16.07%) Maven
16 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.50%) FileNet
3 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) Jetty
5 2 (3.57%) Node.js
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.79%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.93%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (7.14%) QlikView
6 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
2 9 (16.07%) Maven
3 7 (12.50%) Selenium
4 6 (10.71%) JUnit
5 3 (5.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (5.36%) JMeter
5 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.36%) Mockito
6 2 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 25 (44.64%) Banking
2 23 (41.07%) Finance
3 15 (26.79%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Front Office
5 5 (8.93%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (82.14%) Developer
2 29 (51.79%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Development Specialist
5 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) FileNet Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Business Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (3.57%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planner
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) Spring
2 27 (48.21%) HTML
3 22 (39.29%) Web Services
4 19 (33.93%) J2EE
5 17 (30.36%) XML
6 15 (26.79%) Java SE
6 15 (26.79%) Spring MVC
7 13 (23.21%) HTML5
8 12 (21.43%) Struts
9 11 (19.64%) XSLT
10 10 (17.86%) jQuery
11 8 (14.29%) REST
11 8 (14.29%) JMS
12 7 (12.50%) .NET
12 7 (12.50%) Hibernate
12 7 (12.50%) Dojo
12 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 6 (10.71%) JSP
13 6 (10.71%) SOAP
14 5 (8.93%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.14%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) Derivative
4 3 (5.36%) Social Media
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Equities
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) UNIX
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) MVC
2 12 (21.43%) SOA
3 11 (19.64%) UML
4 10 (17.86%) E-business
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.50%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) Document Management
7 7 (12.50%) Workflow
7 7 (12.50%) V-Model
7 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 6 (10.71%) AOP
8 6 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) ETL
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.50%) Clojure
4 4 (7.14%) VB
4 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.14%) VBA
5 3 (5.36%) ClojureScript
6 2 (3.57%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Oracle
2 11 (19.64%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.14%) Tableau
4 4 (7.14%) Sybase
5 3 (5.36%) CA
6 2 (3.57%) Perforce
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
Stirling
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Salary: excellent benefits package
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