The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.32% 4.26% 16.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 7.41% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £39,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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 West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 60.98% 57.45% 46.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 34
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 31 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston 0 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (55.56%) Jython
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Ant
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Jython
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) XQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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