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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 31 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 86 114 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.14% 10.30% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.44% 10.86% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 70 47
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
1019 1050 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.40% 94.85% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 646 634 691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 November 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 118 (59.30%) Spring
3 98 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (47.24%) Finance
5 84 (42.21%) Oracle
6 83 (41.71%) Relational Database
7 73 (36.68%) SQL
8 63 (31.66%) TDD
8 63 (31.66%) Hibernate
9 59 (29.65%) OO
10 57 (28.64%) HTML
11 54 (27.14%) Banking
12 53 (26.63%) Tomcat
13 52 (26.13%) JavaScript
14 49 (24.62%) CSS
15 48 (24.12%) JUnit
16 47 (23.62%) Investment Banking
17 43 (21.61%) Web Services
17 43 (21.61%) Linux
18 42 (21.11%) OOD
19 35 (17.59%) XML
19 35 (17.59%) REST
19 35 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
20 34 (17.09%) RDBMS
21 33 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (16.08%) JMS
22 32 (16.08%) Scrum
23 31 (15.58%) Degree
24 30 (15.08%) Subversion
25 29 (14.57%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 53 (26.63%) Tomcat
2 27 (13.57%) JBoss
3 14 (7.04%) Mule
4 8 (4.02%) Alfresco
5 4 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (2.01%) Liferay
5 4 (2.01%) GemFire
6 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.51%) SugarCRM
6 3 (1.51%) SAS
7 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.50%) Node.js
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.50%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.02%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (41.71%) Relational Database
2 34 (17.09%) RDBMS
3 23 (11.56%) Oracle Database
4 15 (7.54%) SQL Server
5 14 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (7.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (3.52%) MySQL
6 7 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.51%) Big Data
8 5 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.51%) DB2
9 4 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.01%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.51%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.51%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.01%) KDB
11 2 (1.01%) Datomic
12 1 (0.50%) Ingres
12 1 (0.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 48 (24.12%) JUnit
2 30 (15.08%) Subversion
3 29 (14.57%) Maven
4 22 (11.06%) Eclipse
5 21 (10.55%) Jenkins
6 18 (9.05%) EasyMock
7 16 (8.04%) JIRA
8 14 (7.04%) Git (software)
9 13 (6.53%) Selenium
9 13 (6.53%) Ant
10 8 (4.02%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.02%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.01%) Hudson
12 4 (2.01%) Trac
13 3 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (1.51%) Log4j
14 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
14 1 (0.50%) MagicDraw
14 1 (0.50%) Apache Ivy
14 1 (0.50%) Mockito
General
1 94 (47.24%) Finance
2 54 (27.14%) Banking
3 47 (23.62%) Investment Banking
4 26 (13.07%) Front Office
5 16 (8.04%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.01%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.51%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.01%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (59.30%) Spring
2 63 (31.66%) Hibernate
3 57 (28.64%) HTML
4 49 (24.62%) CSS
5 43 (21.61%) Web Services
6 35 (17.59%) XML
6 35 (17.59%) REST
7 32 (16.08%) JMS
8 25 (12.56%) Spring Integration
9 24 (12.06%) Spring MVC
10 21 (10.55%) J2EE
10 21 (10.55%) Middleware
11 19 (9.55%) Java EE
12 17 (8.54%) jQuery
13 16 (8.04%) HTML5
14 15 (7.54%) JAX-RS
15 14 (7.04%) CSS3
16 13 (6.53%) JPA
17 12 (6.03%) FIX Protocol
17 12 (6.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.57%) Computer Science
3 26 (13.07%) Market Risk
4 25 (12.56%) Grid Computing
5 24 (12.06%) Mathematics
5 24 (12.06%) Open Source
6 23 (11.56%) Physics
7 13 (6.53%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.52%) SWIFT
9 6 (3.02%) iPad
10 5 (2.51%) Derivative
11 4 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (2.01%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.51%) Equities
12 3 (1.51%) User Experience
13 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (1.01%) Semantic Web
13 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.61%) Linux
2 20 (10.05%) UNIX
3 3 (1.51%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Windows
5 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (31.66%) TDD
3 59 (29.65%) OO
4 42 (21.11%) OOD
5 33 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (16.08%) Scrum
7 26 (13.07%) MVC
7 26 (13.07%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (12.06%) Risk Management
9 23 (11.56%) Unit Testing
10 21 (10.55%) Web Development
11 20 (10.05%) Investment Management
11 20 (10.05%) SOA
12 18 (9.05%) Automated Testing
12 18 (9.05%) BDD
12 18 (9.05%) Multithreading
13 17 (8.54%) Analytics
14 12 (6.03%) Process Improvement
15 11 (5.53%) Software Engineering
16 10 (5.03%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (36.68%) SQL
3 52 (26.13%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.07%) C++
4 28 (14.07%) Python
5 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.53%) Perl
7 6 (3.02%) PHP
7 6 (3.02%) Ruby
7 6 (3.02%) Scala
8 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.01%) C#
9 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.01%) Clojure
10 2 (1.01%) Groovy
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) Korn
11 1 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (15.58%) Degree
2 5 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 84 (42.21%) Oracle
2 15 (7.54%) IBM
3 13 (6.53%) Sybase
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.51%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.51%) Talend
5 2 (1.01%) StreamBase
5 2 (1.01%) Perforce
6 1 (0.50%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.50%) Cognos
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