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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 272 360 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.67% 26.24% 32.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.31% 40.96% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 110 201 254
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +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
692 879 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.67% 64.07% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 392 535 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 295 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (43.51%) Finance
3 201 (40.12%) Spring
4 150 (29.94%) SQL
5 145 (28.94%) Hibernate
6 141 (28.14%) Oracle
7 123 (24.55%) JavaScript
8 121 (24.15%) Linux
9 116 (23.15%) Relational Database
10 113 (22.55%) Web Services
11 111 (22.16%) UNIX
12 103 (20.56%) OO
13 102 (20.36%) TDD
14 101 (20.16%) HTML
15 97 (19.36%) Banking
16 94 (18.76%) SDLC
17 88 (17.56%) XML
18 83 (16.57%) J2EE
19 82 (16.37%) Maven
19 82 (16.37%) Scrum
20 81 (16.17%) Python
21 72 (14.37%) CSS
22 67 (13.37%) Open Source
23 65 (12.97%) RDBMS
24 64 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
25 63 (12.57%) JUnit
25 63 (12.57%) Tomcat
26 61 (12.18%) Sybase
27 60 (11.98%) Unit Testing
28 55 (10.98%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 63 (12.57%) Tomcat
2 48 (9.58%) Apache
3 33 (6.59%) JBoss
4 27 (5.39%) WebLogic
5 26 (5.19%) WebSphere
6 20 (3.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (2.20%) Alfresco
9 8 (1.60%) Mule
10 7 (1.40%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.20%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.00%) SAS
12 5 (1.00%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.60%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.60%) Drupal
13 3 (0.60%) AquaLogic
14 2 (0.40%) CMS
14 2 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) SPSS
3 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.60%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.60%) PRMS
2 3 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.60%) Internet
2 7 (1.40%) Firewall
3 5 (1.00%) LDAP
4 3 (0.60%) LAN
4 3 (0.60%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
5 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.40%) SSL
5 2 (0.40%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (23.15%) Relational Database
2 65 (12.97%) RDBMS
3 51 (10.18%) SQL Server
4 42 (8.38%) Oracle Database
5 32 (6.39%) NoSQL
6 30 (5.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 23 (4.59%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (3.79%) Big Data
9 17 (3.39%) Hadoop
9 17 (3.39%) DB2
9 17 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.99%) Pentaho
11 13 (2.59%) MySQL
12 10 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 10 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.40%) HBase
14 6 (1.20%) MarkLogic
14 6 (1.20%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 82 (16.37%) Maven
2 63 (12.57%) JUnit
3 44 (8.78%) Jenkins
4 42 (8.38%) Ant
5 30 (5.99%) Subversion
6 22 (4.39%) Git (software)
7 21 (4.19%) Eclipse
7 21 (4.19%) Selenium
8 12 (2.40%) TestNG
8 12 (2.40%) JIRA
8 12 (2.40%) Flash Builder
8 12 (2.40%) Mockito
9 11 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (2.20%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.00%) Gradle
11 9 (1.80%) Artifactory
11 9 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.80%) EasyMock
12 8 (1.60%) GitLab
13 6 (1.20%) Hudson
General
1 218 (43.51%) Finance
2 97 (19.36%) Banking
3 29 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.39%) Legal
6 11 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.20%) Games
7 10 (2.00%) Front Office
8 7 (1.40%) Advertising
9 5 (1.00%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Retail
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 334 (66.67%) Developer
2 155 (30.94%) Java Developer
3 50 (9.98%) Senior Developer
4 31 (6.19%) Analyst
4 31 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (5.59%) Lead Developer
5 28 (5.59%) AWS Developer
6 23 (4.59%) Designer
7 22 (4.39%) Technical Leader
8 18 (3.59%) Software Developer
8 18 (3.59%) Architect
8 18 (3.59%) Applications Developer
8 18 (3.59%) Consultant
9 16 (3.19%) Applications Support
9 16 (3.19%) SOA Designer
10 13 (2.59%) Lead Designer
10 13 (2.59%) SQL Developer
11 12 (2.40%) Support Analyst
12 10 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (2.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (40.12%) Spring
2 145 (28.94%) Hibernate
3 113 (22.55%) Web Services
4 101 (20.16%) HTML
5 88 (17.56%) XML
6 83 (16.57%) J2EE
7 72 (14.37%) CSS
8 52 (10.38%) HTML5
9 48 (9.58%) RESTful
10 39 (7.78%) jQuery
11 37 (7.39%) Middleware
12 36 (7.19%) JMS
12 36 (7.19%) .NET
13 27 (5.39%) Java EE
14 25 (4.99%) J2SE
15 24 (4.79%) Ext JS
16 23 (4.59%) Servlets
17 22 (4.39%) SOAP
18 20 (3.99%) Struts
18 20 (3.99%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (10.18%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.99%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.19%) User Experience
6 11 (2.20%) Physics
7 9 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.60%) iPad
8 8 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.60%) Derivative
8 8 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.40%) Equities
10 6 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.00%) RIA
12 4 (0.80%) AS400
12 4 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.60%) Clustering
13 3 (0.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 121 (24.15%) Linux
2 111 (22.16%) UNIX
3 34 (6.79%) Android
4 33 (6.59%) Windows
5 23 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.60%) AIX
7 3 (0.60%) Solaris
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.40%) CentOS
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (20.56%) OO
3 102 (20.36%) TDD
4 94 (18.76%) SDLC
5 82 (16.37%) Scrum
6 67 (13.37%) Open Source
7 64 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (11.98%) Unit Testing
9 55 (10.98%) SOA
10 54 (10.78%) Software Engineering
11 40 (7.98%) Waterfall
12 33 (6.59%) BDD
13 30 (5.99%) Android Development
14 29 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 28 (5.59%) MVC
16 24 (4.79%) OOD
16 24 (4.79%) Project Management
16 24 (4.79%) OOP
16 24 (4.79%) Line Management
17 23 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 150 (29.94%) SQL
2 123 (24.55%) JavaScript
3 81 (16.17%) Python
4 47 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 43 (8.58%) Perl
6 42 (8.38%) PL/SQL
7 33 (6.59%) C#
7 33 (6.59%) C++
8 27 (5.39%) Ruby
9 24 (4.79%) PHP
10 17 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.20%) Scala
12 10 (2.00%) R
13 7 (1.40%) C
13 7 (1.40%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.80%) Korn
15 4 (0.80%) Clojure
15 4 (0.80%) RPG IV
15 4 (0.80%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (10.58%) Degree
2 8 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.20%) PhD
3 1 (0.20%) CISSP
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.20%) PMP
3 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) EMIR
2 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.00%) Apache Flume
2 3 (0.60%) Docker
3 2 (0.40%) RACF
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (3.99%) Puppet
1 20 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.40%) Control-M
3 5 (1.00%) Nagios
4 4 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.60%) Graphite
5 3 (0.60%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.60%) Foglight
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.60%) Munin
6 2 (0.40%) MOM
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 141 (28.14%) Oracle
2 61 (12.18%) Sybase
3 12 (2.40%) Cognos
4 11 (2.20%) Red Hat
4 11 (2.20%) Talend
5 9 (1.80%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.60%) Informatica
7 7 (1.40%) Vertica
8 5 (1.00%) Greenplum
9 4 (0.80%) Netezza
9 4 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (0.80%) IBM
9 4 (0.80%) Teradata
10 3 (0.60%) VMware
10 3 (0.60%) Apple
10 3 (0.60%) Splunk
10 3 (0.60%) Google
11 2 (0.40%) Alterian
11 2 (0.40%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.40%) Hortonworks
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