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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.57% 16.07% 12.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 23.68% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -2.06%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
26 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 74.29% 67.86% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 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
Livingston -8 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 December 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%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Jython
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
5 1 (11.11%) Spring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
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%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
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%) Middleware Specialist
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) 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 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 4 (44.44%) Jython
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) HP
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