The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 97 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.54% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
Java Software Engineer
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
1360 1104 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.45% 94.93% 92.14%
Number of salaries quoted 826 769 555
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 10 (71.43%) Open Source
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (57.14%) Big Data
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
6 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Games
6 7 (50.00%) Functional Programming
6 7 (50.00%) Scala
6 7 (50.00%) Clustering
7 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) UNIX
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Perl
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 3 (21.43%) Front Office
8 3 (21.43%) Equities
8 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Web Development

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (21.43%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 3 (21.43%) KDB
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Front Office
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
3 3 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Open Source
2 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (21.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 7 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Memory Management
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) StreamBase
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss