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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 2 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 55 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 47.83% 9.01% 42.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.90% 27.78% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 15
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £43,950 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
81 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 70.43% 32.43% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 19
Average salary £47,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.66% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 54 (71.05%) SQL
2 47 (61.84%) Oracle
3 43 (56.58%) Finance
4 32 (42.11%) Banking
5 28 (36.84%) Web Services
6 27 (35.53%) PL/SQL
7 25 (32.89%) Spring
7 25 (32.89%) Relational Database
8 23 (30.26%) UNIX
9 21 (27.63%) OO
10 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (21.05%) Workflow
11 16 (21.05%) RDBMS
11 16 (21.05%) J2EE
11 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (21.05%) Software Delivery
12 15 (19.74%) Windows
13 14 (18.42%) SOA
13 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (17.11%) Spring Integration
14 13 (17.11%) Linux
15 12 (15.79%) JMS
15 12 (15.79%) FileNet
16 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
16 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
16 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (14.47%) ETL
16 11 (14.47%) IBM
17 10 (13.16%) Project Management
17 10 (13.16%) DataStage

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (15.79%) FileNet
2 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (7.89%) IBM Notes
5 6 (7.89%) Mule
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (5.26%) Documentum
6 4 (5.26%) CMS
6 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) Relational Database
2 16 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (13.16%) DataStage
5 9 (11.84%) OLAP
5 9 (11.84%) QlikView
5 9 (11.84%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (9.21%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (6.58%) UniData
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.32%) OLTP
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Subversion
1 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.32%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.32%) FishEye
3 1 (1.32%) Toad
3 1 (1.32%) Ant
General
1 43 (56.58%) Finance
2 32 (42.11%) Banking
3 9 (11.84%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Development Specialist
5 9 (11.84%) Business Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Development Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Graduate
9 2 (2.63%) Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Agile Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) Web Services
2 25 (32.89%) Spring
3 16 (21.05%) J2EE
4 13 (17.11%) Spring Integration
5 12 (15.79%) JMS
6 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
7 9 (11.84%) .NET
8 8 (10.53%) JSP
8 8 (10.53%) JPA
9 6 (7.89%) SPNEGO
10 4 (5.26%) HTML
10 4 (5.26%) Middleware
11 3 (3.95%) jQuery
12 2 (2.63%) REST
12 2 (2.63%) RESTful
13 1 (1.32%) Spring MVC
13 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
13 1 (1.32%) XML
13 1 (1.32%) XSLT
13 1 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.26%) Equities
3 4 (5.26%) Derivative
3 4 (5.26%) Wiki
3 4 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) UNIX
2 15 (19.74%) Windows
3 13 (17.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) OO
2 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.05%) Workflow
3 16 (21.05%) Software Delivery
4 14 (18.42%) SOA
5 11 (14.47%) ETL
6 10 (13.16%) Project Management
6 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.84%) TDD
8 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.53%) Analytics
8 8 (10.53%) Coaching
9 7 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (9.21%) E-business
9 7 (9.21%) RAD
9 7 (9.21%) Document Management
10 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (71.05%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) PL/SQL
3 10 (13.16%) VBA
4 9 (11.84%) VB
4 9 (11.84%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.53%) C
6 7 (9.21%) C#
7 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.95%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) C++
9 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (61.84%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) IBM
3 9 (11.84%) Business Objects
3 9 (11.84%) Tableau
4 8 (10.53%) Informatica
5 6 (7.89%) Lotus
5 6 (7.89%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.26%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.32%) Sybase