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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 9 6
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 11.59% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 21.62% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
30 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 57.69% 53.62% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 18
Median salary £36,750 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.63% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £32,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago