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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 295 307 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.27% 28.40% 20.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.36% 41.66% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 191 127
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
731 737 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 65.09% 68.18% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 406 452 330
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 265 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (37.41%) Finance
3 237 (35.75%) SQL
4 227 (34.24%) Spring
5 210 (31.67%) Oracle
6 199 (30.02%) Relational Database
7 194 (29.26%) OO
8 191 (28.81%) JavaScript
9 172 (25.94%) Hibernate
10 153 (23.08%) HTML
11 131 (19.76%) C++
12 130 (19.61%) Banking
13 125 (18.85%) CSS
14 124 (18.70%) UNIX
15 118 (17.80%) Linux
16 117 (17.65%) XML
16 117 (17.65%) Tomcat
17 116 (17.50%) Python
18 110 (16.59%) Degree
19 106 (15.99%) Web Services
20 103 (15.54%) RDBMS
21 93 (14.03%) SQL Server
21 93 (14.03%) Scrum
22 92 (13.88%) C#
22 92 (13.88%) TDD
23 90 (13.57%) Sybase
24 83 (12.52%) Investment Banking
24 83 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
25 81 (12.22%) JUnit
26 77 (11.61%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 117 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 61 (9.20%) JBoss
3 52 (7.84%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.47%) CMS
4 23 (3.47%) Apache
5 19 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (2.71%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.71%) Alfresco
7 15 (2.26%) Mule
8 14 (2.11%) IIS
9 12 (1.81%) Node.js
10 9 (1.36%) Drupal
11 6 (0.90%) Jetty
11 6 (0.90%) SugarCRM
12 5 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.60%) nginx
14 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.45%) GemFire
14 3 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (1.81%) MS Office
2 10 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
3 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Agresso
2 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.15%) Endur
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (2.87%) Google Compute Engine
2 11 (1.66%) OpenShift
2 11 (1.66%) Heroku
2 11 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.21%) SaaS
4 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.60%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.77%) HTTP
2 12 (1.81%) Firewall
3 11 (1.66%) DMZ
4 10 (1.51%) Internet
5 9 (1.36%) DNS
6 8 (1.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.21%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.60%) DHCP
7 4 (0.60%) FTP
7 4 (0.60%) IPsec
7 4 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.45%) LDAP
9 2 (0.30%) LAN
9 2 (0.30%) WAN
9 2 (0.30%) VLAN
9 2 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.15%) AMQP
10 1 (0.15%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (30.02%) Relational Database
2 103 (15.54%) RDBMS
3 93 (14.03%) SQL Server
4 52 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 46 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 39 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (5.43%) MySQL
8 29 (4.37%) Big Data
9 23 (3.47%) Pentaho
9 23 (3.47%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (1.66%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.51%) DB2
14 8 (1.21%) Data Mart
14 8 (1.21%) KDB
15 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.90%) PowerCenter
16 5 (0.75%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 81 (12.22%) JUnit
2 60 (9.05%) Maven
3 54 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 44 (6.64%) Subversion
5 32 (4.83%) Selenium
6 28 (4.22%) Eclipse
7 21 (3.17%) Ant
8 18 (2.71%) JIRA
8 18 (2.71%) EasyMock
8 18 (2.71%) Git (software)
9 15 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (1.36%) Hudson
12 8 (1.21%) WebDriver
12 8 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (1.06%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.90%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio
15 5 (0.75%) ClearCase
15 5 (0.75%) IntelliJ
General
1 248 (37.41%) Finance
2 130 (19.61%) Banking
3 83 (12.52%) Investment Banking
4 37 (5.58%) Financial Institution
4 37 (5.58%) Front Office
4 37 (5.58%) Back Office
5 10 (1.51%) Retail
6 9 (1.36%) Games
6 9 (1.36%) Marketing
7 7 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.06%) Private Banking
8 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.75%) German Language
8 5 (0.75%) Italian Language
8 5 (0.75%) Turkish Language
9 3 (0.45%) Legal
9 3 (0.45%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 490 (73.91%) Developer
2 221 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 92 (13.88%) Senior Developer
4 74 (11.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 63 (9.50%) Software Developer
6 52 (7.84%) Analyst
7 42 (6.33%) Web Developer
8 40 (6.03%) Lead Developer
9 38 (5.73%) Architect
10 33 (4.98%) Software Engineer
11 29 (4.37%) Junior
12 24 (3.62%) Programmer
13 23 (3.47%) Junior Developer
14 22 (3.32%) Support Analyst
15 17 (2.56%) Python Developer
16 16 (2.41%) Junior Java Developer
16 16 (2.41%) SQL Developer
17 12 (1.81%) Java Software Engineer
17 12 (1.81%) Team Leader
17 12 (1.81%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (34.24%) Spring
2 172 (25.94%) Hibernate
3 153 (23.08%) HTML
4 125 (18.85%) CSS
5 117 (17.65%) XML
6 106 (15.99%) Web Services
7 76 (11.46%) jQuery
8 73 (11.01%) Java EE
9 72 (10.86%) .NET
10 71 (10.71%) J2EE
11 61 (9.20%) HTML5
12 55 (8.30%) REST
13 49 (7.39%) JMS
14 46 (6.94%) JSP
15 41 (6.18%) SOAP
16 37 (5.58%) XML Messaging
16 37 (5.58%) CSS3
17 36 (5.43%) JSF
18 33 (4.98%) Middleware
19 31 (4.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 83 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (11.61%) Open Source
3 76 (11.46%) Computer Science
4 55 (8.30%) Mathematics
5 52 (7.84%) Physics
6 49 (7.39%) Grid Computing
6 49 (7.39%) Market Risk
7 42 (6.33%) Derivative
8 41 (6.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (3.02%) N-Tier
11 18 (2.71%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.66%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.36%) Equities
13 9 (1.36%) SWIFT
14 6 (0.90%) User Experience
14 6 (0.90%) iPad
15 5 (0.75%) Blog
15 5 (0.75%) Clustering
15 5 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 124 (18.70%) UNIX
2 118 (17.80%) Linux
3 30 (4.52%) Windows
4 18 (2.71%) Android
5 13 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.36%) Solaris
6 9 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.75%) AIX
8 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) MVS
10 1 (0.15%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) HPUX
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (29.26%) OO
3 93 (14.03%) Scrum
4 92 (13.88%) TDD
5 73 (11.01%) Software Engineering
5 73 (11.01%) OOP
6 70 (10.56%) Multithreading
7 59 (8.90%) MVC
8 58 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (8.60%) Data Modelling
10 55 (8.30%) OOD
11 54 (8.14%) Web Development
12 53 (7.99%) Coaching
13 52 (7.84%) Unit Testing
13 52 (7.84%) Risk Management
14 46 (6.94%) Mentoring
15 44 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 40 (6.03%) SOA
17 39 (5.88%) Investment Management
18 37 (5.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 237 (35.75%) SQL
2 191 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 131 (19.76%) C++
4 116 (17.50%) Python
5 92 (13.88%) C#
6 48 (7.24%) PHP
7 43 (6.49%) Ruby
8 36 (5.43%) PL/SQL
9 34 (5.13%) Perl
10 24 (3.62%) Scala
11 19 (2.87%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.96%) Jython
14 9 (1.36%) VBA
15 8 (1.21%) VB
16 6 (0.90%) C
16 6 (0.90%) Groovy
17 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.45%) XPath
18 3 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 110 (16.59%) Degree
2 6 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.75%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.17%) QA
2 8 (1.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) COBIT
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (1.66%) Docker
2 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (4.37%) Puppet
2 28 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (2.71%) CFEngine
4 5 (0.75%) Ansible
5 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.45%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.30%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 210 (31.67%) Oracle
2 90 (13.57%) Sybase
3 42 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.62%) Google
5 19 (2.87%) IBM
6 10 (1.51%) Cognos
7 9 (1.36%) Adobe
8 8 (1.21%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.21%) Talend
9 6 (0.90%) Twitter
9 6 (0.90%) Informatica
10 5 (0.75%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.75%) HP
10 5 (0.75%) FrontRange
10 5 (0.75%) VMware
10 5 (0.75%) Alterian
11 4 (0.60%) Actimize
11 4 (0.60%) StreamBase
11 4 (0.60%) Green Hat
12 2 (0.30%) ForgeRock
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