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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 3 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.59% 10.71% 34.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.05% 21.43% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 35
Average salary £46,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 - £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
42 14 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 28.38% 50.00% 71.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 72
Average salary £47,500 £44,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% +7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (79.17%) Spring
2 31 (64.58%) Oracle
3 27 (56.25%) HTML
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 20 (41.67%) Finance
7 19 (39.58%) J2EE
7 19 (39.58%) Web Services
8 18 (37.50%) Banking
9 17 (35.42%) XML
10 15 (31.25%) MVC
10 15 (31.25%) Java SE
10 15 (31.25%) Spring MVC
11 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 13 (27.08%) Investment Banking
11 13 (27.08%) HTML5
12 12 (25.00%) Struts
12 12 (25.00%) SOA
13 11 (22.92%) XSLT
13 11 (22.92%) UML
14 10 (20.83%) Eclipse
14 10 (20.83%) E-business
14 10 (20.83%) jQuery
15 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
15 9 (18.75%) Subversion
15 9 (18.75%) Maven
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (16.67%) JMS
16 8 (16.67%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.25%) Jetty
4 3 (6.25%) FileNet
4 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) FileNet Content Manager
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 9 (18.75%) Subversion
2 9 (18.75%) Maven
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
5 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (6.25%) JMeter
5 3 (6.25%) Mockito
5 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 18 (37.50%) Banking
3 13 (27.08%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Front Office
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 29 (60.42%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Senior Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Development Specialist
5 7 (14.58%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Graduate
6 3 (6.25%) FileNet Developer
7 2 (4.17%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Capacity Planner
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) Spring
2 27 (56.25%) HTML
3 19 (39.58%) J2EE
3 19 (39.58%) Web Services
4 17 (35.42%) XML
5 15 (31.25%) Java SE
5 15 (31.25%) Spring MVC
6 13 (27.08%) HTML5
7 12 (25.00%) Struts
8 11 (22.92%) XSLT
9 10 (20.83%) jQuery
10 8 (16.67%) REST
10 8 (16.67%) JMS
11 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
11 7 (14.58%) Dojo
11 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
12 6 (12.50%) SOAP
13 4 (8.33%) CSS
13 4 (8.33%) Java EE
13 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.25%) Derivative
2 3 (6.25%) Social Media
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.08%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) UNIX
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) MVC
2 12 (25.00%) SOA
3 11 (22.92%) UML
4 10 (20.83%) E-business
5 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.58%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (14.58%) OO
7 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.58%) V-Model
7 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
8 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (12.50%) AOP
9 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Use Case
10 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Clojure
5 3 (6.25%) ClojureScript
5 3 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 3 (6.25%) CA
5 2 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
Stirlingshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stirling
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Stirling
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Stirling
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago