The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 7.32% 4.55% 5.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 6.90% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Median salary £30,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.55% +7.25%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 33 29 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 80.49% 65.91% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 88
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 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 in West Lothian.

Salary trend for Java in West Lothian

Java
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Lothian over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java 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 28 June 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 3 £30,000 -
Java
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Redis
6 1 (16.67%) GitHub
6 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) Go
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (16.67%) MQTT
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Microservices
6 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi

Java
Co-occurring 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Arduino
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Go
6 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft