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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 343 326 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.20% 29.40% 22.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.23% 46.18% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 185 211 134
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
832 706 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.56% 63.66% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 478 447 357
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
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 17 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 269 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (35.72%) Finance
3 239 (33.61%) Spring
4 235 (33.05%) SQL
5 216 (30.38%) OO
6 205 (28.83%) JavaScript
7 199 (27.99%) Oracle
8 195 (27.43%) Relational Database
9 185 (26.02%) Hibernate
10 161 (22.64%) HTML
11 152 (21.38%) C++
12 136 (19.13%) Python
12 136 (19.13%) Banking
13 135 (18.99%) XML
14 133 (18.71%) Degree
15 128 (18.00%) CSS
16 127 (17.86%) UNIX
17 122 (17.16%) Linux
18 108 (15.19%) Tomcat
19 107 (15.05%) RDBMS
20 101 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
21 99 (13.92%) Web Services
22 94 (13.22%) Computer Science
23 93 (13.08%) Scrum
24 92 (12.94%) C#
25 91 (12.80%) Multithreading
25 91 (12.80%) Open Source
26 86 (12.10%) jQuery
27 85 (11.95%) Investment Banking
28 84 (11.81%) OOP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 108 (15.19%) Tomcat
2 53 (7.45%) WebSphere
3 29 (4.08%) Apache
4 22 (3.09%) Alfresco
5 16 (2.25%) Mule
5 16 (2.25%) Drupal
5 16 (2.25%) Node.js
5 16 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (2.11%) IIS
7 14 (1.97%) CMS
8 13 (1.83%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.55%) SugarCRM
10 6 (0.84%) Jetty
11 5 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.56%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (0.56%) nginx
13 3 (0.42%) GemFire
13 3 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.69%) MS Office
2 6 (0.84%) 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 1 (0.14%) Agresso
1 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.14%) Endur
1 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (2.25%) Google Compute Engine
2 11 (1.55%) SaaS
3 9 (1.27%) Heroku
3 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.27%) OpenShift
4 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.56%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.52%) HTTP
2 11 (1.55%) Internet
3 8 (1.13%) Firewall
3 8 (1.13%) PuTTY
4 7 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.98%) DNS
5 6 (0.84%) DMZ
6 4 (0.56%) IPsec
6 4 (0.56%) LDAP
6 4 (0.56%) DHCP
6 4 (0.56%) FTP
7 3 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.42%) SSL
8 2 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.28%) VLAN
8 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.28%) LAN
8 2 (0.28%) WAN
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (27.43%) Relational Database
2 107 (15.05%) RDBMS
3 83 (11.67%) SQL Server
4 52 (7.31%) NoSQL
5 47 (6.61%) Oracle Database
6 41 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (5.63%) MySQL
8 30 (4.22%) Big Data
8 30 (4.22%) Pentaho
9 29 (4.08%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (1.97%) KDB
14 10 (1.41%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.27%) DB2
15 9 (1.27%) Data Mart
16 6 (0.84%) PowerCenter
17 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 4 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 82 (11.53%) JUnit
2 58 (8.16%) Maven
2 58 (8.16%) Jenkins
3 41 (5.77%) Subversion
4 37 (5.20%) Selenium
5 30 (4.22%) Eclipse
6 24 (3.38%) Ant
7 20 (2.81%) EasyMock
8 18 (2.53%) Cucumber
9 16 (2.25%) JIRA
10 15 (2.11%) Git (software)
11 12 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
12 11 (1.55%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.13%) Hudson
15 7 (0.98%) SoapUI
15 7 (0.98%) WebDriver
16 6 (0.84%) Mockito
16 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio
17 5 (0.70%) IntelliJ
General
1 254 (35.72%) Finance
2 136 (19.13%) Banking
3 85 (11.95%) Investment Banking
4 48 (6.75%) Financial Institution
4 48 (6.75%) Front Office
5 45 (6.33%) Back Office
6 11 (1.55%) Games
7 10 (1.41%) Retail
8 9 (1.27%) Marketing
9 7 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.84%) Private Banking
10 6 (0.84%) Advertising
10 6 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.70%) Legal
11 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.70%) German Language
11 5 (0.70%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.70%) Turkish Language
12 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 548 (77.07%) Developer
2 265 (37.27%) Java Developer
3 92 (12.94%) Senior Developer
4 77 (10.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 65 (9.14%) Software Developer
6 47 (6.61%) Analyst
7 42 (5.91%) Web Developer
8 39 (5.49%) Lead Developer
9 37 (5.20%) Junior
10 35 (4.92%) Software Engineer
11 31 (4.36%) Junior Developer
12 29 (4.08%) Architect
13 27 (3.80%) Programmer
14 22 (3.09%) Junior Java Developer
15 17 (2.39%) SQL Developer
16 15 (2.11%) Team Leader
16 15 (2.11%) Support Analyst
16 15 (2.11%) Python Developer
17 14 (1.97%) Technical Team Leader
17 14 (1.97%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (33.61%) Spring
2 185 (26.02%) Hibernate
3 161 (22.64%) HTML
4 135 (18.99%) XML
5 128 (18.00%) CSS
6 99 (13.92%) Web Services
7 86 (12.10%) jQuery
8 81 (11.39%) J2EE
9 69 (9.70%) .NET
10 64 (9.00%) Java EE
11 60 (8.44%) HTML5
12 50 (7.03%) JMS
13 45 (6.33%) XML Messaging
14 44 (6.19%) REST
15 39 (5.49%) JSP
16 38 (5.34%) SOAP
17 36 (5.06%) JSF
18 34 (4.78%) Servlets
19 33 (4.64%) CSS3
20 30 (4.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 91 (12.80%) Open Source
4 72 (10.13%) Mathematics
5 69 (9.70%) Physics
6 64 (9.00%) Grid Computing
7 63 (8.86%) Market Risk
8 53 (7.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (7.03%) Derivative
10 25 (3.52%) N-Tier
11 24 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (2.95%) Data Integration
13 14 (1.97%) Equities
14 12 (1.69%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.13%) SWIFT
16 7 (0.98%) Clustering
17 6 (0.84%) GIS
17 6 (0.84%) User Experience
17 6 (0.84%) iPad
18 5 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 127 (17.86%) UNIX
2 122 (17.16%) Linux
3 30 (4.22%) Windows
4 19 (2.67%) Android
5 16 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.83%) Solaris
8 9 (1.27%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.98%) AIX
10 5 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) MVS
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (30.38%) OO
3 93 (13.08%) Scrum
4 91 (12.80%) Multithreading
5 84 (11.81%) OOP
6 81 (11.39%) Software Engineering
7 80 (11.25%) TDD
8 67 (9.42%) Risk Management
9 66 (9.28%) Data Modelling
10 60 (8.44%) MVC
11 59 (8.30%) Web Development
12 57 (8.02%) Unit Testing
13 55 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (7.31%) Coaching
15 51 (7.17%) OOD
16 50 (7.03%) Investment Management
17 49 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 48 (6.75%) Mentoring
19 39 (5.49%) SOA
20 38 (5.34%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 235 (33.05%) SQL
2 205 (28.83%) JavaScript
3 152 (21.38%) C++
4 136 (19.13%) Python
5 92 (12.94%) C#
6 55 (7.74%) PHP
7 52 (7.31%) Ruby
8 41 (5.77%) Perl
9 37 (5.20%) PL/SQL
10 32 (4.50%) Scala
11 21 (2.95%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.39%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.39%) Jython
13 7 (0.98%) Groovy
13 7 (0.98%) C
14 6 (0.84%) XPath
15 5 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
15 5 (0.70%) VB
15 5 (0.70%) VBA
16 4 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 133 (18.71%) Degree
2 8 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.70%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.38%) QA
2 8 (1.13%) 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 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (3.94%) Puppet
2 27 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.11%) CFEngine
4 5 (0.70%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.70%) Ansible
5 3 (0.42%) MOM
5 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 199 (27.99%) Oracle
2 75 (10.55%) Sybase
3 74 (10.41%) JBoss
4 43 (6.05%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.95%) Google
6 17 (2.39%) IBM
7 12 (1.69%) Talend
8 11 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.27%) Adobe
10 7 (0.98%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.84%) Twitter
11 6 (0.84%) Cognos
11 6 (0.84%) Informatica
12 5 (0.70%) Green Hat
12 5 (0.70%) VMware
12 5 (0.70%) FrontRange
13 4 (0.56%) Actimize
13 4 (0.56%) StreamBase
13 4 (0.56%) HP
14 3 (0.42%) ForgeRock
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