Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 130 118
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +34
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 11 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.59% 1.46% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 2.18% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 7
Glasgow median annual salary £67,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -11.36% +29.41%
10th Percentile £45,625 £37,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £80,625 £75,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -3.03%

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 1,180 1,606 1,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.75% 66.81% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,171 835
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £29,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
4 5 (45.45%) React
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Gradle
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Maven
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
6 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
6 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
6 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) MVC

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 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Serverless
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HSQLDB
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Gradle
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
4 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (9.09%) Mockito
5 1 (9.09%) Protractor
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (9.09%) Spock
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) React
4 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JDBC
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) JMS
6 2 (18.18%) JPA
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Kafka
6 2 (18.18%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Microservices
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Deep Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Fintech
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Go
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Istio
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO