The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.38% 14.19% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 23.60% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 89 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 54.76% 60.14% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 21
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Scotland

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Java
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the West Lothian region.

Java Salary Trend in West Lothian

Java
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Livingston 0 2 - - 2
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Debian
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) POSIX
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) Xen
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) POSIX
3 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Intel