Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 125 128
Rank change year-on-year +64 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 67 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.18% 1.12% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 1.74% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 9 12
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -5.83% +23.89%
10th Percentile £45,000 £33,070 £46,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £82,000 £74,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -14.80% +23.89%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 997 1,268 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.23% 64.69% 63.65%
Number of salaries quoted 725 917 939
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06% +10.59%
10th Percentile £32,100 £32,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £65,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Glasgow

Java 8
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Glasgow

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (70.15%) Git (software)
4 40 (59.70%) JavaScript
5 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
6 38 (56.72%) Spring
7 37 (55.22%) AngularJS
8 36 (53.73%) SQL
9 34 (50.75%) Oracle
10 32 (47.76%) Mentoring
11 31 (46.27%) HTML
12 30 (44.78%) TDD
12 30 (44.78%) Front End Development
13 29 (43.28%) jQuery
14 28 (41.79%) CSS
14 28 (41.79%) React
15 27 (40.30%) TeamCity
16 26 (38.81%) Artificial Intelligence
17 25 (37.31%) DevOps
17 25 (37.31%) Spring Boot
18 24 (35.82%) Ansible
18 24 (35.82%) Robotics
18 24 (35.82%) Big Data
18 24 (35.82%) PL/SQL
19 17 (25.37%) Relational Database
20 15 (22.39%) Microservices
21 14 (20.90%) Finance
22 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
23 10 (14.93%) XML
23 10 (14.93%) XSLT

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) AWS
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) Big Data
2 17 (25.37%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
4 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.97%) DB2
7 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (70.15%) Git (software)
2 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
3 27 (40.30%) TeamCity
4 10 (14.93%) Subversion
5 7 (10.45%) Maven
6 4 (5.97%) Gradle
6 4 (5.97%) JUnit
6 4 (5.97%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.48%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.48%) JIRA
8 2 (2.99%) Ant
8 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.99%) Hudson
9 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.49%) Mockito
9 1 (1.49%) Postman
9 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Front Office
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (85.07%) Developer
2 52 (77.61%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Development Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Core Java Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Java Development Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Backend Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Java Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) React Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Backend Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (56.72%) Spring
2 37 (55.22%) AngularJS
3 31 (46.27%) HTML
4 29 (43.28%) jQuery
5 28 (41.79%) CSS
5 28 (41.79%) React
6 25 (37.31%) Spring Boot
7 10 (14.93%) JAXB
7 10 (14.93%) JSON
7 10 (14.93%) SAX
7 10 (14.93%) XML
7 10 (14.93%) XSLT
8 7 (10.45%) Hibernate
8 7 (10.45%) RESTful
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
9 6 (8.96%) Spring MVC
10 5 (7.46%) JSP
10 5 (7.46%) Vue.js
11 4 (5.97%) J2EE
11 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Robotics
2 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.49%) Equities
4 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
1 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Mentoring
3 30 (44.78%) Front End Development
3 30 (44.78%) TDD
4 26 (38.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 25 (37.31%) DevOps
6 15 (22.39%) Microservices
7 9 (13.43%) MVC
8 8 (11.94%) SDLC
9 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
10 6 (8.96%) Scrum
11 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.97%) Coaching
12 4 (5.97%) Mobile Development
12 4 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (5.97%) Technical Leadership
13 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.48%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (59.70%) JavaScript
3 36 (53.73%) SQL
4 24 (35.82%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) R
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (35.82%) Ansible
2 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.49%) Istio
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) Google