Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 10.00% 7.59% 23.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.42% 16.67% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Fife median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% +6.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £28,200
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,000 £38,600
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +1.19%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 54.29% 45.57% 59.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 35
Fife median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,925 £29,400
90th Percentile £49,000 £46,050 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fife.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Fife

Java
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Fife.

Salary trend for Java in Fife

Java
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Fife region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kirkcaldy - 2 - -
Newport-on-Tay - 1 - -
Java
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Fife region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) ActionScript
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Games
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Applied Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
1 4 (57.14%) ActionScript 3.0
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
1 4 (57.14%) Game Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) PlayStation
1 4 (57.14%) iTunes
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) WebGL
2 3 (42.86%) Xbox
2 3 (42.86%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OpenGL
2 3 (42.86%) PHP

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) iTunes
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Flash
1 3 (42.86%) OpenGL
1 3 (42.86%) WebGL
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
1 4 (57.14%) PlayStation
2 3 (42.86%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (42.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Applied Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Game Development
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) ActionScript
1 4 (57.14%) ActionScript 3.0
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle