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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 236 340 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.90% 24.01% 36.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.19% 38.07% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 136 192 213
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
711 893 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 56.93% 63.06% 69.82%
Number of salaries quoted 429 581 432
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 248 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (45.09%) Finance
3 186 (37.27%) Spring
4 145 (29.06%) Oracle
5 135 (27.05%) SQL
6 130 (26.05%) JavaScript
7 129 (25.85%) Hibernate
8 116 (23.25%) Linux
9 114 (22.85%) Web Services
10 113 (22.65%) Banking
11 110 (22.04%) Relational Database
12 108 (21.64%) TDD
13 101 (20.24%) Python
14 94 (18.84%) OO
15 90 (18.04%) UNIX
16 88 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (16.63%) Degree
18 75 (15.03%) HTML
19 68 (13.63%) Scrum
20 66 (13.23%) XML
21 60 (12.02%) RDBMS
22 57 (11.42%) Maven
23 56 (11.22%) JUnit
24 54 (10.82%) SQL Server
24 54 (10.82%) Tomcat
25 52 (10.42%) .NET
25 52 (10.42%) Software Engineering
25 52 (10.42%) Mobile App
26 48 (9.62%) Unit Testing
27 47 (9.42%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 54 (10.82%) Tomcat
2 36 (7.21%) Apache
2 36 (7.21%) JBoss
3 21 (4.21%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.41%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.80%) Mule
6 7 (1.40%) Node.js
6 7 (1.40%) Liferay
7 6 (1.20%) NetWeaver
7 6 (1.20%) Alfresco
7 6 (1.20%) SugarCRM
8 5 (1.00%) SAS
9 4 (0.80%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.80%) SAP Portal
9 4 (0.80%) Drupal
10 3 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.40%) GemFire
11 2 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.80%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.80%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.80%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.80%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.80%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.80%) SAP SCM
2 4 (0.80%) SAP LE
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.61%) Internet
2 12 (2.40%) Firewall
3 8 (1.60%) DMZ
4 3 (0.60%) LDAP
5 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.40%) SSL
5 2 (0.40%) LAN
5 2 (0.40%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
5 2 (0.40%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (22.04%) Relational Database
2 60 (12.02%) RDBMS
3 54 (10.82%) SQL Server
4 25 (5.01%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 21 (4.21%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.21%) MySQL
8 18 (3.61%) Big Data
9 16 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (3.21%) Pentaho
10 15 (3.01%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.61%) DB2
12 9 (1.80%) Datomic
13 8 (1.60%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.20%) SQLite
16 4 (0.80%) SAP BI
16 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.80%) BODI
Development Applications
1 57 (11.42%) Maven
2 56 (11.22%) JUnit
3 41 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 36 (7.21%) Subversion
5 34 (6.81%) Git (software)
6 30 (6.01%) Ant
7 24 (4.81%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.21%) Mockito
9 15 (3.01%) Talend Open Studio
10 14 (2.81%) JIRA
10 14 (2.81%) Selenium
11 12 (2.40%) TestNG
12 9 (1.80%) Hudson
13 8 (1.60%) Gradle
14 7 (1.40%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.40%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.20%) Flash Builder
16 5 (1.00%) LoadRunner
17 4 (0.80%) Android Studio
17 4 (0.80%) Log4j
General
1 225 (45.09%) Finance
2 113 (22.65%) Banking
3 44 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 34 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.21%) Private Banking
6 14 (2.81%) Games
7 13 (2.61%) Front Office
8 11 (2.20%) Legal
9 10 (2.00%) Advertising
10 6 (1.20%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.80%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Retail
12 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 314 (62.93%) Developer
2 167 (33.47%) Java Developer
3 54 (10.82%) Senior Developer
4 47 (9.42%) Analyst
5 32 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (4.41%) Architect
7 21 (4.21%) Consultant
8 20 (4.01%) AWS Developer
9 19 (3.81%) Software Developer
9 19 (3.81%) Support Analyst
9 19 (3.81%) Lead Developer
10 18 (3.61%) Applications Support
10 18 (3.61%) Business Analyst
11 14 (2.81%) Technical Leader
12 13 (2.61%) Software Engineer
13 12 (2.40%) Junior
13 12 (2.40%) Junior Developer
13 12 (2.40%) Agile Business Analyst
14 11 (2.20%) Applications Support Analyst
15 10 (2.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (37.27%) Spring
2 129 (25.85%) Hibernate
3 114 (22.85%) Web Services
4 75 (15.03%) HTML
5 66 (13.23%) XML
6 52 (10.42%) .NET
7 45 (9.02%) CSS
8 44 (8.82%) J2EE
9 42 (8.42%) Struts
10 40 (8.02%) jQuery
11 38 (7.62%) HTML5
12 34 (6.81%) Middleware
12 34 (6.81%) RESTful
13 28 (5.61%) JSP
14 26 (5.21%) REST
15 25 (5.01%) Servlets
16 24 (4.81%) JMS
17 21 (4.21%) AngularJS
18 20 (4.01%) SOAP
18 20 (4.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 46 (9.22%) Open Source
3 42 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.01%) User Experience
6 18 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 15 (3.01%) Derivative
8 14 (2.81%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.20%) Equities
10 9 (1.80%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.20%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.00%) Physics
12 5 (1.00%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.80%) Animation
13 4 (0.80%) RIA
14 3 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 116 (23.25%) Linux
2 90 (18.04%) UNIX
3 42 (8.42%) Android
4 21 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.81%) Windows
6 11 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.60%) AIX
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
8 2 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (21.64%) TDD
3 94 (18.84%) OO
4 88 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (13.63%) Scrum
6 52 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 48 (9.62%) Unit Testing
8 44 (8.82%) OOD
8 44 (8.82%) MVC
9 29 (5.81%) SOA
9 29 (5.81%) Android Development
10 27 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 27 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (5.01%) Mentoring
11 25 (5.01%) Content Management
12 23 (4.61%) OOP
13 22 (4.41%) Mobile Development
14 21 (4.21%) DevOps
14 21 (4.21%) BDD
14 21 (4.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (27.05%) SQL
2 130 (26.05%) JavaScript
3 101 (20.24%) Python
4 47 (9.42%) C#
5 45 (9.02%) C++
5 45 (9.02%) Shell Script
6 39 (7.82%) Ruby
6 39 (7.82%) Perl
7 30 (6.01%) PHP
8 25 (5.01%) PL/SQL
9 17 (3.41%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.40%) VBA
11 10 (2.00%) VB
11 10 (2.00%) Clojure
12 9 (1.80%) C
13 7 (1.40%) Scala
14 6 (1.20%) ABAP
15 5 (1.00%) R
16 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 83 (16.63%) Degree
2 5 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.80%) Docker
1 4 (0.80%) RACF
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 28 (5.61%) Puppet
2 24 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.80%) Nagios
4 7 (1.40%) Munin
4 7 (1.40%) Graphite
5 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.80%) Control-M
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.60%) CA Wily
6 3 (0.60%) MOM
7 2 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.40%) Foglight
8 1 (0.20%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 145 (29.06%) Oracle
2 44 (8.82%) Sybase
3 15 (3.01%) Talend
4 11 (2.20%) Cognos
5 10 (2.00%) IBM
5 10 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.60%) SAP
7 6 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.80%) Cognizant
8 4 (0.80%) Informatica
9 3 (0.60%) HP
10 2 (0.40%) Vertica
10 2 (0.40%) Compuware
10 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.40%) VMware
10 2 (0.40%) Splunk
10 2 (0.40%) Google
11 1 (0.20%) Alterian
11 1 (0.20%) Hyland
11 1 (0.20%) Yahoo!
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