The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 29 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 102 112 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.49% 10.31% 12.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.74% 10.68% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 95
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1049 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.59% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 831 676 746
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Glasgow region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 230 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (74.78%) Spring
3 141 (61.30%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (59.57%) Hibernate
5 95 (41.30%) SQL
6 78 (33.91%) Finance
7 73 (31.74%) Maven
8 72 (31.30%) TDD
9 65 (28.26%) Web Services
10 61 (26.52%) Relational Database
11 60 (26.09%) Oracle
12 56 (24.35%) JBoss
12 56 (24.35%) Open Source
13 54 (23.48%) Scrum
14 52 (22.61%) JavaScript
15 51 (22.17%) HTML
16 50 (21.74%) Unix
17 45 (19.57%) OO
17 45 (19.57%) J2EE
17 45 (19.57%) Jenkins
18 43 (18.70%) RESTful
18 43 (18.70%) CSS
18 43 (18.70%) Tomcat
19 41 (17.83%) User Acceptance Testing
20 39 (16.96%) Python
20 39 (16.96%) RDBMS
20 39 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (16.09%) BDD
22 36 (15.65%) SQL Server
23 35 (15.22%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (24.35%) JBoss
2 43 (18.70%) Tomcat
3 26 (11.30%) Alfresco
4 21 (9.13%) Oracle Coherence
5 11 (4.78%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.91%) Apache
6 9 (3.91%) GemFire
7 6 (2.61%) Mule
8 4 (1.74%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.74%) NetWeaver
8 4 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (0.87%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.87%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.43%) Node.js
11 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.87%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.87%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.52%) Relational Database
2 39 (16.96%) RDBMS
3 36 (15.65%) SQL Server
4 21 (9.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.91%) MySQL
6 8 (3.48%) DB2
7 7 (3.04%) Big Data
7 7 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.17%) MarkLogic
9 5 (2.17%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.74%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.74%) KDB
10 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.74%) QlikView
11 3 (1.30%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.30%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 73 (31.74%) Maven
2 45 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 32 (13.91%) JUnit
4 27 (11.74%) Selenium
5 24 (10.43%) Artifactory
6 20 (8.70%) FitNesse
7 19 (8.26%) Subversion
8 13 (5.65%) Git (software)
9 10 (4.35%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.04%) EasyMock
11 5 (2.17%) GitLab
11 5 (2.17%) JBehave
11 5 (2.17%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.74%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.74%) Mockito
13 3 (1.30%) Hudson
13 3 (1.30%) QUnit
13 3 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (1.30%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 78 (33.91%) Finance
2 28 (12.17%) Banking
3 16 (6.96%) Front Office
4 12 (5.22%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (74.78%) Spring
2 137 (59.57%) Hibernate
3 65 (28.26%) Web Services
4 51 (22.17%) HTML
5 45 (19.57%) J2EE
6 43 (18.70%) CSS
6 43 (18.70%) RESTful
7 35 (15.22%) JSON
8 31 (13.48%) JMS
9 27 (11.74%) jQuery
10 26 (11.30%) Gherkin
10 26 (11.30%) REST
10 26 (11.30%) Spring Security
10 26 (11.30%) XHTML
11 22 (9.57%) XML
12 20 (8.70%) Drools
13 12 (5.22%) Castor
13 12 (5.22%) jBPM
14 10 (4.35%) SOAP
15 9 (3.91%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.78%) Derivative
3 8 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.48%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (3.48%) Market Risk
4 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.61%) Equities
5 5 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.74%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.74%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.87%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.74%) Unix
2 24 (10.43%) Linux
3 4 (1.74%) Android
3 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (61.30%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.30%) TDD
3 56 (24.35%) Open Source
4 54 (23.48%) Scrum
5 45 (19.57%) OO
6 41 (17.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (16.09%) BDD
8 34 (14.78%) Unit Testing
9 28 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (11.30%) SOA
11 25 (10.87%) Document Management
12 22 (9.57%) Multithreading
13 19 (8.26%) Automated Testing
13 19 (8.26%) High Availability
13 19 (8.26%) SDLC
14 15 (6.52%) Kanban
15 14 (6.09%) OOD
15 14 (6.09%) Strategic Planning
15 14 (6.09%) System Integration Testing
16 13 (5.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 230 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (41.30%) SQL
3 52 (22.61%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.96%) Python
5 33 (14.35%) Shell Script
6 19 (8.26%) PL/SQL
7 17 (7.39%) C#
8 12 (5.22%) Groovy
9 7 (3.04%) Perl
10 6 (2.61%) Ruby
11 5 (2.17%) XQuery
12 4 (1.74%) PHP
12 4 (1.74%) Scala
12 4 (1.74%) Smalltalk
12 4 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.30%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.43%) C++
15 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (13.91%) Degree
2 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (26.09%) Oracle
2 27 (11.74%) Sybase
3 8 (3.48%) IBM
4 6 (2.61%) Informatica
4 6 (2.61%) SAP
4 6 (2.61%) StreamBase
5 5 (2.17%) Cognos
6 4 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.74%) Terracotta
7 3 (1.30%) Google
7 3 (1.30%) Talend
8 2 (0.87%) Apple
8 2 (0.87%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
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