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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.38% 11.69% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 22.50% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
22 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 68.75% 51.95% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 16
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +3 2 £38,750 +29.16%
Bathgate - 1 - -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Arduino
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) MQTT
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM