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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 27 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 103 119 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.08% 10.88% 7.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.37% 11.52% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 71 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1231 1033 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.55% 94.42% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 731 656 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (54.81%) Spring
3 113 (47.28%) Finance
4 92 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (38.08%) Hibernate
6 74 (30.96%) Analytical Skills
7 71 (29.71%) Relational Database
7 71 (29.71%) SQL
7 71 (29.71%) Oracle
8 69 (28.87%) Banking
9 68 (28.45%) Degree
10 65 (27.20%) JavaScript
11 61 (25.52%) HTML
12 60 (25.10%) C++
12 60 (25.10%) Investment Banking
13 57 (23.85%) Computer Science
14 56 (23.43%) Market Risk
14 56 (23.43%) Grid Computing
15 55 (23.01%) Risk Management
15 55 (23.01%) Mathematics
16 54 (22.59%) Physics
17 49 (20.50%) OO
17 49 (20.50%) Tomcat
18 47 (19.67%) CSS
18 47 (19.67%) XML
19 45 (18.83%) JUnit
20 44 (18.41%) TDD
21 42 (17.57%) Financial Institution
22 41 (17.15%) Investment Management
23 38 (15.90%) Open Source

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 49 (20.50%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.69%) Alfresco
3 12 (5.02%) Mule
4 4 (1.67%) Node.js
4 4 (1.67%) Apache
5 3 (1.26%) GemFire
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.26%) SugarCRM
6 2 (0.84%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.42%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Endur
1 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.35%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (29.71%) Relational Database
2 30 (12.55%) RDBMS
3 23 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.69%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (5.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (4.60%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.35%) Big Data
8 8 (3.35%) DB2
9 7 (2.93%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.51%) MySQL
11 5 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.67%) KDB
12 4 (1.67%) Pentaho
12 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.26%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.42%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.42%) Ingres
14 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (18.83%) JUnit
2 27 (11.30%) Jenkins
3 25 (10.46%) Maven
4 23 (9.62%) Eclipse
5 21 (8.79%) Selenium
5 21 (8.79%) Subversion
6 16 (6.69%) EasyMock
7 13 (5.44%) Ant
8 11 (4.60%) JIRA
9 8 (3.35%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.51%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.67%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.67%) Trac
12 3 (1.26%) Mockito
12 3 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.42%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.42%) Concordion
13 1 (0.42%) Hudson
13 1 (0.42%) JBehave
General
1 113 (47.28%) Finance
2 69 (28.87%) Banking
3 60 (25.10%) Investment Banking
4 42 (17.57%) Financial Institution
5 34 (14.23%) Front Office
6 3 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (54.81%) Spring
2 91 (38.08%) Hibernate
3 61 (25.52%) HTML
4 47 (19.67%) CSS
4 47 (19.67%) XML
5 36 (15.06%) Web Services
6 33 (13.81%) JMS
7 31 (12.97%) J2EE
8 24 (10.04%) jQuery
9 23 (9.62%) Spring MVC
9 23 (9.62%) REST
10 21 (8.79%) JSON
11 18 (7.53%) Java EE
11 18 (7.53%) Spring Integration
12 17 (7.11%) JSF
13 16 (6.69%) HTML5
13 16 (6.69%) RESTful
14 15 (6.28%) CSS3
15 14 (5.86%) Gherkin
15 14 (5.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.96%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (23.85%) Computer Science
3 56 (23.43%) Market Risk
3 56 (23.43%) Grid Computing
4 55 (23.01%) Mathematics
5 54 (22.59%) Physics
6 38 (15.90%) Open Source
7 15 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.93%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.93%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.51%) Derivative
9 6 (2.51%) iPad
10 5 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.09%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.67%) Equities
12 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.42%) User Experience
13 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.06%) Linux
2 28 (11.72%) UNIX
3 2 (0.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.42%) Solaris
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.01%) Risk Management
3 49 (20.50%) OO
4 44 (18.41%) TDD
5 41 (17.15%) Investment Management
6 34 (14.23%) Multithreading
7 33 (13.81%) MVC
8 27 (11.30%) SOA
9 24 (10.04%) Unit Testing
9 24 (10.04%) OOD
9 24 (10.04%) Scrum
10 22 (9.21%) Software Engineering
10 22 (9.21%) Web Development
11 18 (7.53%) BDD
12 17 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (5.44%) Document Management
15 12 (5.02%) Automated Testing
16 11 (4.60%) Integration Testing
17 10 (4.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 239 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (29.71%) SQL
3 65 (27.20%) JavaScript
4 60 (25.10%) C++
5 33 (13.81%) Python
6 14 (5.86%) Perl
7 13 (5.44%) PHP
8 12 (5.02%) Ruby
8 12 (5.02%) Shell Script
9 11 (4.60%) Scala
10 5 (2.09%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.09%) C#
11 2 (0.84%) Groovy
11 2 (0.84%) XQuery
12 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Jython
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.42%) XPath
12 1 (0.42%) Korn
Qualifications
1 68 (28.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 71 (29.71%) Oracle
2 33 (13.81%) JBoss
3 17 (7.11%) Sybase
4 10 (4.18%) IBM
5 5 (2.09%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.67%) StreamBase
7 3 (1.26%) Talend
8 2 (0.84%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (0.84%) Perforce
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.42%) Cognos
9 1 (0.42%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.42%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter
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