The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 1 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 30.43% 2.94% 38.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.87% 7.69% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 56
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 13 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 50.00% 38.24% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 108
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Scotland

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 11 July 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 27 (77.14%) Spring
2 24 (68.57%) Oracle
3 21 (60.00%) HTML
4 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) J2EE
7 12 (34.29%) Struts
7 12 (34.29%) Web Services
7 12 (34.29%) XML
7 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) Banking
7 12 (34.29%) Spring MVC
8 11 (31.43%) Java SE
9 10 (28.57%) E-business
9 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
9 10 (28.57%) XSLT
10 9 (25.71%) SOA
10 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
10 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (25.71%) HTML5
11 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (20.00%) jQuery
11 7 (20.00%) V-Model
11 7 (20.00%) Subversion
11 7 (20.00%) UML
11 7 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (20.00%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) Jetty
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.71%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (5.71%) Build Forge
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 6 (17.14%) Front Office
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Development Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lotus Notes Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Domino Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) Spring
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) J2EE
3 12 (34.29%) Struts
3 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 12 (34.29%) XML
3 12 (34.29%) Spring MVC
4 11 (31.43%) Java SE
5 10 (28.57%) XSLT
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) JMS
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.57%) WebSockets
10 3 (8.57%) Spring Integration
10 3 (8.57%) .NET
11 2 (5.71%) REST
12 1 (2.86%) Ajax
12 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.57%) Derivative
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) MVC
2 10 (28.57%) E-business
3 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (20.00%) V-Model
4 7 (20.00%) UML
4 7 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) AOP
6 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.71%) Network Management
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) RAD
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Clojure
5 3 (8.57%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) LotusScript
6 2 (5.71%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Sybase
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) Cognos