Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 160 248 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.12% 11.41% 9.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.39% 11.79% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 117 166 91
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%

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 1,906 2,104 1,807
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.78% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,360 1,407 1,080
Glasgow median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (56.88%) SQL
4 71 (44.38%) HTML
5 68 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 67 (41.88%) Spring
7 61 (38.13%) Finance
8 60 (37.50%) Oracle
9 50 (31.25%) OO
10 49 (30.63%) Hibernate
11 48 (30.00%) TDD
12 45 (28.13%) CSS
12 45 (28.13%) SDLC
13 44 (27.50%) Ansible
13 44 (27.50%) Git (software)
14 42 (26.25%) Maven
15 41 (25.63%) Jenkins
16 40 (25.00%) Python
17 39 (24.38%) Big Data
18 38 (23.75%) Docker
19 37 (23.13%) NoSQL
20 36 (22.50%) AngularJS
21 33 (20.63%) OOP
22 31 (19.38%) Degree
22 31 (19.38%) Test Automation
22 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
23 30 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
24 29 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
24 29 (18.13%) Enterprise Software
25 28 (17.50%) MySQL

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 9 (5.63%) Apache Spark
1 9 (5.63%) JBoss
2 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.13%) Apigee
3 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.88%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.25%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) AMQP
2 3 (1.88%) SSL
3 2 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.25%) HTTP
3 2 (1.25%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.38%) Big Data
2 37 (23.13%) NoSQL
3 29 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (17.50%) MySQL
5 25 (15.63%) Hadoop
6 21 (13.13%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.38%) MarkLogic
9 7 (4.38%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.88%) OLTP
12 2 (1.25%) OLAP
12 2 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 42 (26.25%) Maven
3 41 (25.63%) Jenkins
4 25 (15.63%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.88%) JUnit
6 9 (5.63%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.63%) Subversion
7 7 (4.38%) Gradle
7 7 (4.38%) JIRA
8 6 (3.75%) Ant
8 6 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.75%) Hudson
9 5 (3.13%) Grunt
9 5 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 5 (3.13%) JSUnit
9 5 (3.13%) webpack
10 4 (2.50%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 61 (38.13%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Banking
2 7 (4.38%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Front Office
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.38%) HTML
2 67 (41.88%) Spring
3 49 (30.63%) Hibernate
4 45 (28.13%) CSS
5 36 (22.50%) AngularJS
6 22 (13.75%) RESTful
6 22 (13.75%) Web Services
7 21 (13.13%) jQuery
8 17 (10.63%) J2EE
9 15 (9.38%) JMS
9 15 (9.38%) React
10 14 (8.75%) HTML5
10 14 (8.75%) REST
10 14 (8.75%) XML
11 13 (8.13%) Spring Boot
12 12 (7.50%) Java EE
12 12 (7.50%) JDBC
13 10 (6.25%) SOAP
14 9 (5.63%) CSS3
14 9 (5.63%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.13%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (16.88%) Robotics
3 23 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.38%) User Experience
5 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.00%) Linux
2 15 (9.38%) Unix
3 3 (1.88%) Android
4 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.25%) OO
3 48 (30.00%) TDD
4 45 (28.13%) SDLC
5 33 (20.63%) OOP
6 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
6 31 (19.38%) Test Automation
7 30 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 26 (16.25%) Computer Science
8 26 (16.25%) Software Engineering
9 25 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
10 19 (11.88%) Front End Development
10 19 (11.88%) Open Source
11 17 (10.63%) Low Latency
11 17 (10.63%) Multithreading
12 16 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (9.38%) Memory Management
13 15 (9.38%) Microservices
14 13 (8.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (56.88%) SQL
3 68 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 40 (25.00%) Python
5 24 (15.00%) PHP
6 23 (14.38%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.88%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.88%) Perl
8 10 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.00%) Java 8
10 7 (4.38%) XQuery
11 3 (1.88%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.25%) C++
12 2 (1.25%) R
12 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.63%) C
13 1 (0.63%) C#
13 1 (0.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (19.38%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (23.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (27.50%) Ansible
2 24 (15.00%) Puppet
3 12 (7.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (5.63%) Sybase
3 2 (1.25%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.25%) F5
3 2 (1.25%) IBM
3 2 (1.25%) Informatica
3 2 (1.25%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.63%) Google
4 1 (0.63%) SAP
4 1 (0.63%) Solace
4 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.63%) Twitter