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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.00% 5.17% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.35% 7.32% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £38,750 - £49,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 - £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
31 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 51.67% 70.69% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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 - 4 £30,000 -
Linlithgow - 2 £47,500 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) SOA
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) XSLT
4 5 (25.00%) Ant
4 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (25.00%) Apache
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) BPEL
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (25.00%) BPMN
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Ant
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware
3 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) XSLT
4 4 (20.00%) ELK Stack
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) BPEL
3 5 (25.00%) BPMN
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Korn
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) Jython
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (15.00%) XQuery
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Graphite
2 4 (20.00%) Nagios
2 4 (20.00%) Opsview
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) F5