Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 14 29
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 194 304 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.85% 13.62% 8.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.16% 14.35% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 136 193 97
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £74,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,118 2,119 2,209
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 94.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 1,350 1,200
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £30,330 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Glasgow

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 125 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (54.12%) SQL
4 101 (52.06%) Spring
5 83 (42.78%) Finance
6 81 (41.75%) Hibernate
6 81 (41.75%) HTML
7 80 (41.24%) JavaScript
8 74 (38.14%) TDD
9 65 (33.51%) OO
9 65 (33.51%) SDLC
10 57 (29.38%) Oracle
11 56 (28.87%) Maven
12 48 (24.74%) Python
13 47 (24.23%) Test Automation
13 47 (24.23%) AngularJS
13 47 (24.23%) Ansible
14 46 (23.71%) NoSQL
14 46 (23.71%) Degree
15 43 (22.16%) CSS
16 42 (21.65%) Docker
16 42 (21.65%) Enterprise Software
17 41 (21.13%) OOP
18 39 (20.10%) Big Data
19 38 (19.59%) Jenkins
20 37 (19.07%) Software Engineering
21 36 (18.56%) Hadoop
22 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
23 34 (17.53%) Puppet
23 34 (17.53%) Relational Database

Java Developer Skill Set
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 13 (6.70%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.64%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.12%) JBoss
4 7 (3.61%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.06%) Jetty
7 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.52%) GemFire
9 1 (0.52%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.58%) GitHub
3 3 (1.55%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.03%) PaaS
4 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) AMQP
2 4 (2.06%) HTTP
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.03%) Intranet
4 2 (1.03%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.03%) SSL
4 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.71%) NoSQL
2 39 (20.10%) Big Data
3 36 (18.56%) Hadoop
4 34 (17.53%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (17.53%) Relational Database
5 33 (17.01%) MySQL
6 26 (13.40%) RDBMS
7 14 (7.22%) MarkLogic
7 14 (7.22%) Sybase ASE
8 13 (6.70%) MongoDB
9 12 (6.19%) DB2
10 9 (4.64%) SQL Server
11 7 (3.61%) KDB
12 4 (2.06%) Couchbase
12 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.06%) Redis
13 3 (1.55%) Kdb+
13 3 (1.55%) Riak
14 2 (1.03%) OLAP
14 2 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (28.87%) Maven
2 38 (19.59%) Jenkins
3 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.31%) JUnit
5 16 (8.25%) TeamCity
6 14 (7.22%) Cucumber
7 13 (6.70%) JIRA
8 11 (5.67%) Subversion
9 10 (5.15%) Selenium
10 8 (4.12%) Grunt
10 8 (4.12%) Jasmine
10 8 (4.12%) webpack
11 7 (3.61%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.09%) Hudson
13 5 (2.58%) JSUnit
14 3 (1.55%) Ant
14 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.55%) Gradle
14 3 (1.55%) Vagrant
15 2 (1.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 83 (42.78%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Financial Institution
3 9 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.12%) Law
5 2 (1.03%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (52.06%) Spring
2 81 (41.75%) Hibernate
2 81 (41.75%) HTML
3 47 (24.23%) AngularJS
4 43 (22.16%) CSS
5 32 (16.49%) J2EE
5 32 (16.49%) Web Services
6 28 (14.43%) JMS
7 24 (12.37%) RESTful
8 22 (11.34%) HTML5
9 20 (10.31%) XML
10 19 (9.79%) React
11 15 (7.73%) jQuery
11 15 (7.73%) REST
12 14 (7.22%) Apache Flex
12 14 (7.22%) SOAP
13 8 (4.12%) JSP
14 7 (3.61%) CSS3
15 6 (3.09%) Kafka
15 6 (3.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.65%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (13.40%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (12.89%) Computer Science
4 21 (10.82%) Robotics
5 10 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.09%) User Experience
7 4 (2.06%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.03%) Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.01%) Linux
2 32 (16.49%) Unix
3 4 (2.06%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (38.14%) TDD
3 65 (33.51%) OO
3 65 (33.51%) SDLC
4 47 (24.23%) Test Automation
5 41 (21.13%) OOP
6 37 (19.07%) Software Engineering
7 34 (17.53%) Collaborative Working
8 32 (16.49%) Scrum
9 31 (15.98%) Multithreading
10 27 (13.92%) BDD
11 23 (11.86%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 23 (11.86%) Open Source
11 23 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (9.28%) Low Latency
13 16 (8.25%) Memory Management
13 16 (8.25%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (8.25%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 105 (54.12%) SQL
3 80 (41.24%) JavaScript
4 48 (24.74%) Python
5 30 (15.46%) PHP
6 17 (8.76%) PL/SQL
7 14 (7.22%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.22%) XQuery
8 13 (6.70%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.70%) Perl
9 9 (4.64%) Java 8
10 7 (3.61%) C#
10 7 (3.61%) C++
11 5 (2.58%) Ruby
12 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.55%) Scala
13 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.52%) C
14 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (23.71%) Degree
2 8 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) QA
System Software
1 42 (21.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (24.23%) Ansible
2 34 (17.53%) Puppet
3 6 (3.09%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 57 (29.38%) Oracle
2 27 (13.92%) Sybase
3 6 (3.09%) IBM
3 6 (3.09%) MuleSoft
4 5 (2.58%) Apigee
4 5 (2.58%) Informatica
5 4 (2.06%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.55%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.03%) F5
7 2 (1.03%) Google
7 2 (1.03%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.52%) Twitter