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 24 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.73% 9.09% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% 14.00% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 - £45,000
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
27 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 49.09% 64.94% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 34
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Scotland

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Linlithgow - 3 £47,500 -
Livingston +10 1 £50,000 - 3
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Jython
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) XQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) BPMN
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Server Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Jython
3 3 (33.33%) XQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) HP
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
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Posted: 23 hours ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago