The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 347 370 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.05% 32.09% 20.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.84% 50.00% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 187 239 122
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
871 740 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.89% 64.18% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 504 478 341
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Salary Trend in Glasgow

Java
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 256 (36.21%) Finance
2 239 (33.80%) Spring
3 218 (30.83%) OO
4 214 (30.27%) SQL
5 203 (28.71%) JavaScript
6 189 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
7 187 (26.45%) Oracle
7 187 (26.45%) Hibernate
8 176 (24.89%) Relational Database
9 153 (21.64%) C++
10 149 (21.07%) HTML
11 140 (19.80%) Python
12 135 (19.09%) Degree
13 131 (18.53%) UNIX
14 130 (18.39%) Banking
15 126 (17.82%) XML
16 125 (17.68%) Linux
17 118 (16.69%) CSS
18 105 (14.85%) RDBMS
19 96 (13.58%) Multithreading
20 95 (13.44%) Open Source
21 94 (13.30%) Computer Science
21 94 (13.30%) Scrum
22 92 (13.01%) Tomcat
23 89 (12.59%) J2EE
24 87 (12.31%) C#
24 87 (12.31%) Web Services
24 87 (12.31%) OOP
25 85 (12.02%) TDD
26 83 (11.74%) Investment Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 92 (13.01%) Tomcat
2 52 (7.36%) WebSphere
3 27 (3.82%) Apache
4 23 (3.25%) Alfresco
5 22 (3.11%) Drupal
6 17 (2.40%) Node.js
7 16 (2.26%) SugarCRM
8 13 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.70%) IIS
9 12 (1.70%) Mule
10 11 (1.56%) CMS
11 10 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.71%) Jetty
13 4 (0.57%) nginx
13 4 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
14 3 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (1.70%) MS Office
2 4 (0.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.42%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.28%) Endur
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (1.84%) SaaS
1 13 (1.84%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (1.27%) OpenShift
2 9 (1.27%) Heroku
2 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.57%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.11%) HTTP
2 11 (1.56%) Internet
3 8 (1.13%) PuTTY
4 7 (0.99%) Firewall
5 6 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.85%) DNS
6 5 (0.71%) DMZ
7 4 (0.57%) SSL
7 4 (0.57%) IPsec
7 4 (0.57%) LDAP
7 4 (0.57%) DHCP
7 4 (0.57%) FTP
8 2 (0.28%) LAN
8 2 (0.28%) WAN
8 2 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.28%) VLAN
8 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.14%) AMQP
9 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (24.89%) Relational Database
2 105 (14.85%) RDBMS
3 77 (10.89%) SQL Server
4 53 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 47 (6.65%) NoSQL
6 39 (5.52%) MySQL
7 38 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (4.67%) Pentaho
8 33 (4.67%) MongoDB
9 26 (3.68%) Big Data
10 24 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (2.40%) KDB
14 10 (1.41%) Data Mart
15 9 (1.27%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.13%) DB2
17 6 (0.85%) PowerCenter
18 3 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (0.42%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 80 (11.32%) JUnit
2 58 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 53 (7.50%) Maven
4 40 (5.66%) Selenium
5 39 (5.52%) Subversion
6 24 (3.39%) Eclipse
7 22 (3.11%) EasyMock
8 21 (2.97%) Ant
9 19 (2.69%) Cucumber
10 17 (2.40%) Git (software)
11 15 (2.12%) Talend Open Studio
12 13 (1.84%) JIRA
13 11 (1.56%) Jasmine
14 9 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.13%) Hudson
16 7 (0.99%) SoapUI
17 6 (0.85%) WebDriver
17 6 (0.85%) Mockito
18 5 (0.71%) Trac
18 5 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 256 (36.21%) Finance
2 130 (18.39%) Banking
3 83 (11.74%) Investment Banking
4 47 (6.65%) Financial Institution
4 47 (6.65%) Front Office
4 47 (6.65%) Back Office
5 11 (1.56%) Games
6 10 (1.41%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.27%) Advertising
7 9 (1.27%) Retail
7 9 (1.27%) Marketing
8 7 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.71%) Legal
10 5 (0.71%) German Language
10 5 (0.71%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.71%) Turkish Language
11 4 (0.57%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.42%) Military
12 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 562 (79.49%) Developer
2 270 (38.19%) Java Developer
3 91 (12.87%) Senior Developer
4 72 (10.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (8.63%) Software Developer
6 42 (5.94%) Lead Developer
7 41 (5.80%) Analyst
8 36 (5.09%) Junior
8 36 (5.09%) Web Developer
9 33 (4.67%) Software Engineer
9 33 (4.67%) Junior Developer
10 30 (4.24%) Programmer
11 24 (3.39%) Junior Java Developer
12 20 (2.83%) Architect
13 17 (2.40%) SQL Developer
14 15 (2.12%) Team Leader
14 15 (2.12%) C# Developer
15 14 (1.98%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (1.98%) Technical Team Leader
16 13 (1.84%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (33.80%) Spring
2 187 (26.45%) Hibernate
3 149 (21.07%) HTML
4 126 (17.82%) XML
5 118 (16.69%) CSS
6 89 (12.59%) J2EE
7 87 (12.31%) Web Services
8 80 (11.32%) jQuery
9 69 (9.76%) .NET
10 55 (7.78%) Java EE
11 51 (7.21%) HTML5
12 47 (6.65%) XML Messaging
13 43 (6.08%) JMS
14 40 (5.66%) REST
15 37 (5.23%) JSF
16 35 (4.95%) Servlets
17 34 (4.81%) SOAP
18 31 (4.38%) JSP
18 31 (4.38%) Middleware
19 30 (4.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.44%) Open Source
2 94 (13.30%) Computer Science
3 74 (10.47%) Mathematics
4 70 (9.90%) Physics
5 65 (9.19%) Grid Computing
6 64 (9.05%) Market Risk
7 57 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 54 (7.64%) Derivative
9 25 (3.54%) N-Tier
10 23 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (2.83%) Data Integration
12 17 (2.40%) Equities
13 12 (1.70%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (1.13%) GIS
16 7 (0.99%) Clustering
17 6 (0.85%) iPad
18 4 (0.57%) SWIFT
18 4 (0.57%) Blog
19 3 (0.42%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 131 (18.53%) UNIX
2 125 (17.68%) Linux
3 31 (4.38%) Windows
4 24 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.40%) Android
6 15 (2.12%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.84%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.70%) Solaris
9 7 (0.99%) AIX
10 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) MVS
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (30.83%) OO
2 189 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (13.58%) Multithreading
4 94 (13.30%) Scrum
5 87 (12.31%) OOP
6 85 (12.02%) TDD
7 78 (11.03%) Software Engineering
8 67 (9.48%) Risk Management
9 66 (9.34%) Data Modelling
10 58 (8.20%) MVC
11 57 (8.06%) Unit Testing
12 55 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 54 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (7.64%) Web Development
14 50 (7.07%) Investment Management
15 44 (6.22%) OOD
16 39 (5.52%) Automated Testing
17 35 (4.95%) Waterfall
18 34 (4.81%) SOA
19 30 (4.24%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (30.27%) SQL
2 203 (28.71%) JavaScript
3 153 (21.64%) C++
4 140 (19.80%) Python
5 87 (12.31%) C#
6 55 (7.78%) PHP
7 54 (7.64%) Ruby
8 43 (6.08%) Perl
9 39 (5.52%) PL/SQL
10 32 (4.53%) Scala
11 23 (3.25%) Shell Script
12 21 (2.97%) Jython
13 17 (2.40%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.99%) Groovy
15 6 (0.85%) XPath
15 6 (0.85%) VB
16 5 (0.71%) VBA
16 5 (0.71%) C
16 5 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
17 4 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (19.09%) Degree
2 12 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.71%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.68%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) COBIT
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.27%) Docker
2 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (3.54%) Puppet
2 24 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.70%) CFEngine
4 5 (0.71%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.71%) Ansible
5 3 (0.42%) MOM
6 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.14%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 187 (26.45%) Oracle
2 77 (10.89%) JBoss
3 69 (9.76%) Sybase
4 37 (5.23%) Microsoft
5 18 (2.55%) Google
6 15 (2.12%) Talend
6 15 (2.12%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.98%) IBM
8 9 (1.27%) Adobe
9 8 (1.13%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.85%) Informatica
10 6 (0.85%) Cognos
10 6 (0.85%) Green Hat
10 6 (0.85%) Wall Street Systems
10 6 (0.85%) Twitter
11 5 (0.71%) FrontRange
11 5 (0.71%) VMware
12 4 (0.57%) Jaspersoft
12 4 (0.57%) StreamBase
12 4 (0.57%) Actimize
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