Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 21 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 250 184 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.39% 9.92% 8.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 10.28% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 91 141
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +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 2,115 1,790 2,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.55% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,069 1,659
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,275 £28,750 £28,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

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 22 January 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 22 January 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 186 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (69.20%) Spring
4 128 (51.20%) TDD
5 109 (43.60%) Hibernate
6 88 (35.20%) SQL
7 79 (31.60%) Scrum
8 76 (30.40%) NoSQL
9 72 (28.80%) Finance
10 69 (27.60%) JavaScript
11 68 (27.20%) BDD
12 67 (26.80%) SDLC
13 65 (26.00%) Python
14 58 (23.20%) Concurrent Programming
15 57 (22.80%) Hadoop
16 54 (21.60%) MongoDB
17 53 (21.20%) Test Automation
18 52 (20.80%) Multithreading
19 51 (20.40%) Maven
20 48 (19.20%) HTML
21 46 (18.40%) OO
21 46 (18.40%) Docker
22 45 (18.00%) Ansible
22 45 (18.00%) Puppet
23 43 (17.20%) SOAP
24 42 (16.80%) AngularJS
25 41 (16.40%) Big Data
25 41 (16.40%) Relational Database
25 41 (16.40%) Oracle
26 40 (16.00%) Web Services

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 34 (13.60%) Tomcat
2 27 (10.80%) JBoss
3 17 (6.80%) WebLogic
4 16 (6.40%) Jetty
5 13 (5.20%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 10 (4.00%) GemFire
7 7 (2.80%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (2.00%) Apache
9 3 (1.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.40%) GitHub
3 9 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.80%) AMQP
2 10 (4.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.20%) SSH
3 3 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (30.40%) NoSQL
2 57 (22.80%) Hadoop
3 54 (21.60%) MongoDB
4 41 (16.40%) Big Data
4 41 (16.40%) Relational Database
5 36 (14.40%) MySQL
6 34 (13.60%) RDBMS
7 28 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (8.80%) Redis
9 16 (6.40%) Couchbase
9 16 (6.40%) Riak
10 15 (6.00%) Blockchain
11 14 (5.60%) SQL Server
12 13 (5.20%) DB2
13 10 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
16 1 (0.40%) ArangoDB
16 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 51 (20.40%) Maven
2 29 (11.60%) Jenkins
2 29 (11.60%) JUnit
3 26 (10.40%) Git (software)
4 21 (8.40%) Selenium
5 19 (7.60%) JIRA
6 18 (7.20%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.40%) FitNesse
7 16 (6.40%) Vagrant
8 8 (3.20%) Mockito
9 7 (2.80%) DbUnit
9 7 (2.80%) GitLab
9 7 (2.80%) Gradle
9 7 (2.80%) jMock
9 7 (2.80%) SonarQube
9 7 (2.80%) Subversion
10 6 (2.40%) Ant
11 5 (2.00%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.20%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (28.80%) Finance
2 14 (5.60%) Banking
3 12 (4.80%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Advertising
5 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.20%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.40%) Front Office
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (69.20%) Spring
2 109 (43.60%) Hibernate
3 48 (19.20%) HTML
4 43 (17.20%) SOAP
5 42 (16.80%) AngularJS
6 40 (16.00%) Web Services
7 39 (15.60%) J2EE
8 38 (15.20%) REST
9 31 (12.40%) JMS
10 29 (11.60%) RESTful
11 28 (11.20%) JSON
12 26 (10.40%) XML
13 20 (8.00%) HTML5
14 16 (6.40%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (5.60%) React
16 12 (4.80%) JDBC
16 12 (4.80%) JPA
16 12 (4.80%) Kafka
16 12 (4.80%) TIBCO EMS
16 12 (4.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (10.80%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (4.80%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.00%) User Experience
5 9 (3.60%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.20%) Equities
8 3 (1.20%) Tandem
9 2 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.40%) Derivative
10 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.80%) Linux
2 16 (6.40%) Unix
3 4 (1.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (51.20%) TDD
3 79 (31.60%) Scrum
4 68 (27.20%) BDD
5 67 (26.80%) SDLC
6 58 (23.20%) Concurrent Programming
7 53 (21.20%) Test Automation
8 52 (20.80%) Multithreading
9 46 (18.40%) OO
10 40 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 29 (11.60%) Software Engineering
12 23 (9.20%) OOP
13 22 (8.80%) Kanban
14 21 (8.40%) Collaborative Working
14 21 (8.40%) Open Source
14 21 (8.40%) Software Delivery
15 18 (7.20%) Unit Testing
16 15 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (6.00%) Microservices
17 14 (5.60%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (35.20%) SQL
3 69 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 65 (26.00%) Python
5 30 (12.00%) PHP
6 19 (7.60%) Ruby
7 16 (6.40%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.40%) C#
9 10 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.40%) C++
10 6 (2.40%) Scala
11 5 (2.00%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.80%) C
12 2 (0.80%) Clojure
13 1 (0.40%) Java 9
13 1 (0.40%) Jython
13 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (2.80%) Degree
2 6 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) OCA
3 3 (1.20%) OCP
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.60%) QA
System Software
1 46 (18.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (18.00%) Ansible
1 45 (18.00%) Puppet
2 24 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.40%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 41 (16.40%) Oracle
2 18 (7.20%) IBM
3 17 (6.80%) Sybase
4 12 (4.80%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.00%) Reuters
6 4 (1.60%) Informatica
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.20%) VMware