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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 31 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 80 120 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.84% 10.44% 7.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.21% 10.91% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 54
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,883 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £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
974 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.40% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 652 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (61.83%) Spring
3 92 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (48.92%) Relational Database
5 88 (47.31%) Finance
6 83 (44.62%) Oracle
7 75 (40.32%) SQL
8 62 (33.33%) TDD
9 60 (32.26%) OO
10 54 (29.03%) Hibernate
11 53 (28.49%) HTML
12 50 (26.88%) Tomcat
12 50 (26.88%) Banking
13 48 (25.81%) CSS
14 46 (24.73%) OOD
15 44 (23.66%) JUnit
15 44 (23.66%) JavaScript
16 43 (23.12%) Linux
17 41 (22.04%) Web Services
18 39 (20.97%) Investment Banking
19 38 (20.43%) RDBMS
20 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (18.82%) XML
22 34 (18.28%) Scrum
23 33 (17.74%) JMS
24 32 (17.20%) REST
25 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
26 29 (15.59%) Maven
27 27 (14.52%) Dependency Injection
27 27 (14.52%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 50 (26.88%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.22%) JBoss
3 15 (8.06%) Mule
4 6 (3.23%) Alfresco
5 5 (2.69%) Liferay
5 5 (2.69%) SugarCRM
6 4 (2.15%) SAS
7 3 (1.61%) GemFire
7 3 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.54%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.61%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (48.92%) Relational Database
2 38 (20.43%) RDBMS
3 18 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 17 (9.14%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.23%) MySQL
6 6 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.69%) Big Data
7 5 (2.69%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.69%) Pentaho
8 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.61%) DB2
9 3 (1.61%) Datomic
10 1 (0.54%) Ingres
10 1 (0.54%) KDB
10 1 (0.54%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 44 (23.66%) JUnit
2 29 (15.59%) Maven
3 27 (14.52%) Subversion
4 17 (9.14%) Eclipse
5 15 (8.06%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.45%) EasyMock
7 11 (5.91%) Ant
8 10 (5.38%) JIRA
9 5 (2.69%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (2.69%) Hudson
10 4 (2.15%) Selenium
10 4 (2.15%) Trac
10 4 (2.15%) Log4j
11 3 (1.61%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.54%) MagicDraw
General
1 88 (47.31%) Finance
2 50 (26.88%) Banking
3 39 (20.97%) Investment Banking
4 24 (12.90%) Front Office
5 12 (6.45%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.69%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.15%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.08%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Games
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (61.83%) Spring
2 54 (29.03%) Hibernate
3 53 (28.49%) HTML
4 48 (25.81%) CSS
5 41 (22.04%) Web Services
6 35 (18.82%) XML
7 33 (17.74%) JMS
8 32 (17.20%) REST
9 25 (13.44%) Middleware
10 21 (11.29%) Spring MVC
11 20 (10.75%) Spring Integration
12 17 (9.14%) jQuery
13 16 (8.60%) HTML5
13 16 (8.60%) J2EE
14 15 (8.06%) JAX-RS
15 14 (7.53%) CSS3
15 14 (7.53%) Struts
15 14 (7.53%) Java EE
16 13 (6.99%) JSP
17 12 (6.45%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.83%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.22%) Market Risk
4 18 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 17 (9.14%) Physics
5 17 (9.14%) Grid Computing
6 16 (8.60%) Open Source
7 14 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.76%) SWIFT
9 5 (2.69%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.69%) Equities
9 5 (2.69%) Derivative
10 4 (2.15%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.15%) User Experience
11 3 (1.61%) Semantic Web
11 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.61%) iPad
12 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.12%) Linux
2 17 (9.14%) UNIX
3 4 (2.15%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (33.33%) TDD
3 60 (32.26%) OO
4 46 (24.73%) OOD
5 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (18.28%) Scrum
7 27 (14.52%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (11.29%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.75%) Web Development
10 18 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 18 (9.68%) Analytics
11 17 (9.14%) MVC
11 17 (9.14%) SOA
12 16 (8.60%) BDD
12 16 (8.60%) Investment Management
13 15 (8.06%) Automated Testing
14 13 (6.99%) Process Improvement
15 12 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
16 10 (5.38%) Mentoring
16 10 (5.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (40.32%) SQL
3 44 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.98%) Python
5 19 (10.22%) C++
6 13 (6.99%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.76%) Perl
8 5 (2.69%) PHP
8 5 (2.69%) C#
8 5 (2.69%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.15%) Scala
10 3 (1.61%) Clojure
10 3 (1.61%) Ruby
10 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Groovy
12 1 (0.54%) R
12 1 (0.54%) Korn
12 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (13.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 83 (44.62%) Oracle
2 17 (9.14%) IBM
3 13 (6.99%) Sybase
4 5 (2.69%) Talend
5 3 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.54%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos
7 1 (0.54%) StreamBase
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