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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 20.75% 6.35% 19.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.86% 21.05% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 26
Average salary £54,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
35 19 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 33.02% 30.16% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 77
Average salary £51,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.41% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £43,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 27 (50.94%) Banking
3 23 (43.40%) Oracle
4 20 (37.74%) Finance
4 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
5 18 (33.96%) Spring
5 18 (33.96%) IBM
6 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
7 15 (28.30%) ETL
7 15 (28.30%) Web Services
8 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
8 14 (26.42%) Investment Banking
9 12 (22.64%) Document Management
9 12 (22.64%) FileNet
9 12 (22.64%) Workflow
9 12 (22.64%) HTML
9 12 (22.64%) J2EE
9 12 (22.64%) Business Objects
9 12 (22.64%) UNIX
10 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (20.75%) Windows
10 11 (20.75%) XML
10 11 (20.75%) .NET
11 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
11 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (18.87%) BusinessObjects XI
11 10 (18.87%) Tableau
11 10 (18.87%) VB
11 10 (18.87%) VB.NET
11 10 (18.87%) VBA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
2 12 (22.64%) FileNet
3 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.66%) Documentum
6 2 (3.77%) LiveLink
6 2 (3.77%) Alfresco
6 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.89%) Jetty
7 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.77%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (18.87%) QlikView
3 10 (18.87%) BusinessObjects XI
3 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
4 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
6 7 (13.21%) DataStage
7 5 (9.43%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Maven
2 7 (13.21%) Selenium
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
3 6 (11.32%) JUnit
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.66%) FishEye
6 3 (5.66%) Mockito
6 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.66%) JMeter
7 2 (3.77%) Toad
7 2 (3.77%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.89%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (1.89%) Ant
General
1 27 (50.94%) Banking
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Front Office
6 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Java Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Business Objects Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Business Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.75%) FileNet Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Java Web Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Development Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Documentum Developer
8 2 (3.77%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Capacity Planner
9 1 (1.89%) Lead Web Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior ETL Developer
9 1 (1.89%) ETL Specialist
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 1 (1.89%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Spring
2 15 (28.30%) Web Services
3 12 (22.64%) HTML
3 12 (22.64%) J2EE
4 11 (20.75%) .NET
4 11 (20.75%) XML
5 10 (18.87%) JSP
6 7 (13.21%) Dojo
6 7 (13.21%) HTML5
6 7 (13.21%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
7 6 (11.32%) SPNEGO
7 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.32%) SOAP
7 6 (11.32%) Java SE
8 5 (9.43%) XSLT
8 5 (9.43%) JMS
9 4 (7.55%) CSS
9 4 (7.55%) Java EE
9 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.66%) Social Media
4 2 (3.77%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) UNIX
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) AIX
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ETL
2 12 (22.64%) Workflow
2 12 (22.64%) Document Management
3 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) Web Application Development
5 6 (11.32%) RAD
5 6 (11.32%) SOA
5 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Web Development
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) UML
7 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
7 4 (7.55%) Use Case
7 4 (7.55%) AOP
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) VB
3 10 (18.87%) VB.NET
3 10 (18.87%) VBA
4 8 (15.09%) Clojure
5 3 (5.66%) ClojureScript
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle
2 18 (33.96%) IBM
3 12 (22.64%) Business Objects
4 10 (18.87%) Tableau
5 3 (5.66%) CA
5 3 (5.66%) Informatica
6 2 (3.77%) Perforce
7 1 (1.89%) VMware
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Sybase