Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 108 136
Rank change year-on-year -20 +28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 24 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.10% 1.78% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 2.75% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Glasgow median annual salary £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.91% +22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £34,700 £35,625 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £48,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.91% +27.86%

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 1,430 1,456 1,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 65.75% 64.86% 62.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 920 697
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,875 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) Spring
5 14 (58.33%) OO
5 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
7 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 12 (50.00%) React
8 11 (45.83%) RDBMS
8 11 (45.83%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) Sybase
9 10 (41.67%) DB2
9 10 (41.67%) Python
9 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
9 10 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (37.50%) SDLC
10 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
10 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (33.33%) TDD
11 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
12 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
12 7 (29.17%) HTML5
12 7 (29.17%) Microservices
12 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (29.17%) DevOps
12 7 (29.17%) Oracle
12 7 (29.17%) HTML
13 6 (25.00%) Degree
14 5 (20.83%) GitHub

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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Jetty
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
2 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (45.83%) RDBMS
4 10 (41.67%) DB2
5 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 4 (16.67%) Big Data
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (12.50%) KDB
7 3 (12.50%) Kdb+
8 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
9 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
9 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) JIRA
4 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (12.50%) Grunt
5 3 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 3 (12.50%) webpack
6 2 (8.33%) Subversion
7 1 (4.17%) Ant
7 1 (4.17%) Concordion
7 1 (4.17%) Gradle
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Java Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Objective-C Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Python Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 12 (50.00%) React
4 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) JMS
6 4 (16.67%) Redux
6 4 (16.67%) RESTful
6 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) REST
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (4.17%) Middleware
8 1 (4.17%) Node.js
8 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.17%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) SDLC
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 7 (29.17%) Microservices
5 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) OOD
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (20.83%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) Clojure
6 4 (16.67%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) Scala
7 3 (12.50%) C
7 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Sybase
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) VMware