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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 35 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.86% 15.22% 26.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.00% 33.33% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 25
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £43,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £47,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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
50 21 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 25.51% 45.65% 70.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 69
Average salary £54,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,750 £47,500
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 24 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 36 (58.06%) Banking
3 35 (56.45%) Oracle
4 33 (53.23%) Spring
5 25 (40.32%) Finance
6 24 (38.71%) HTML
7 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
8 21 (33.87%) Investment Banking
9 19 (30.65%) Web Services
10 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
11 16 (25.81%) XML
11 16 (25.81%) J2EE
11 16 (25.81%) IBM
11 16 (25.81%) WebSphere
11 16 (25.81%) Java SE
12 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
13 13 (20.97%) HTML5
14 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (19.35%) Workflow
14 12 (19.35%) FileNet
14 12 (19.35%) Document Management
15 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (16.13%) ETL
16 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
16 10 (16.13%) XSLT
16 10 (16.13%) JSP
16 10 (16.13%) MVC
16 10 (16.13%) Spring MVC
16 10 (16.13%) Maven
17 9 (14.52%) SharePoint

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (25.81%) WebSphere
2 12 (19.35%) FileNet
3 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.84%) Documentum
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (4.84%) Jetty
8 2 (3.23%) Alfresco
8 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (3.23%) LiveLink
9 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
9 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.23%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
2 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.06%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.06%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (8.06%) QlikView
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.84%) DataStage
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.61%) Big Data
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Maven
2 7 (11.29%) Subversion
2 7 (11.29%) Selenium
3 6 (9.68%) JUnit
3 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) JMeter
5 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.84%) Mockito
5 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) FishEye
7 1 (1.61%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.61%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 36 (58.06%) Banking
2 25 (40.32%) Finance
3 21 (33.87%) Investment Banking
4 8 (12.90%) Front Office
5 6 (9.68%) Legal
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 27 (43.55%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
3 11 (17.74%) FileNet Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Development Specialist
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Business Objects Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Business Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.23%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.23%) UI Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Documentum Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (1.61%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Capacity Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (53.23%) Spring
2 24 (38.71%) HTML
3 19 (30.65%) Web Services
4 16 (25.81%) XML
4 16 (25.81%) J2EE
4 16 (25.81%) Java SE
5 13 (20.97%) HTML5
6 10 (16.13%) Spring MVC
6 10 (16.13%) JSP
6 10 (16.13%) XSLT
7 8 (12.90%) JMS
7 8 (12.90%) .NET
7 8 (12.90%) REST
8 7 (11.29%) Dojo
8 7 (11.29%) jQuery
8 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.29%) Struts
8 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.68%) SOAP
9 6 (9.68%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 4 (6.45%) Derivative
4 3 (4.84%) Social Media
4 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) UNIX
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Workflow
1 12 (19.35%) Document Management
2 10 (16.13%) MVC
2 10 (16.13%) ETL
3 8 (12.90%) SOA
3 8 (12.90%) UML
3 8 (12.90%) Project Management
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
4 7 (11.29%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (9.68%) E-business
5 6 (9.68%) AOP
5 6 (9.68%) OO
5 6 (9.68%) RAD
6 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.06%) Functional Programming
7 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
3 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) Clojure
5 5 (8.06%) VB
5 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.06%) VBA
6 3 (4.84%) ClojureScript
7 2 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle
2 16 (25.81%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Business Objects
4 5 (8.06%) Tableau
5 4 (6.45%) Sybase
6 3 (4.84%) CA
7 2 (3.23%) Perforce
8 1 (1.61%) VMware
8 1 (1.61%) Informatica
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) Cognos