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The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

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
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 57 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 82 52 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.69% 3.67% 8.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 3.97% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 49
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £40,625 £38,750 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.43% -3.16% -5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £67,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +30.00% +2.56% -2.50%

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 1,627 1,309 979
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.02% 92.51% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 852 895 672
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,700 £31,138
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,280 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.04% +2.84% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,475
Scotland median annual salary £54,500 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year +14.74% +3.83% +1.67%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Glasgow

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, Java Developer job roles required 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (70.73%) Agile
3 34 (41.46%) OLE
3 34 (41.46%) Advertising
4 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
5 25 (30.49%) Mentoring
5 25 (30.49%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (29.27%) TDD
7 23 (28.05%) Social Skills
8 22 (26.83%) Spring
9 21 (25.61%) Multithreading
10 20 (24.39%) AWS
10 20 (24.39%) Relational Database
11 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (20.73%) REST
13 16 (19.51%) Coaching
13 16 (19.51%) Finance
14 14 (17.07%) Azure
15 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.85%) SQL
15 13 (15.85%) OOP
16 12 (14.63%) Microservices
16 12 (14.63%) DevOps
16 12 (14.63%) SDLC
17 11 (13.41%) GraphQL
17 11 (13.41%) React
17 11 (13.41%) Docker
17 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Development
18 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
19 9 (10.98%) Scrum

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 1 (1.22%) Apache
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) AWS
2 14 (17.07%) Azure
3 6 (7.32%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 6 (7.32%) Azure Service Bus
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.66%) GCP
5 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.22%) Semaphore
6 1 (1.22%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Ignite
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) DB2
6 1 (1.22%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Browser DevTools
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 34 (41.46%) Advertising
2 23 (28.05%) Social Skills
3 16 (19.51%) Finance
4 9 (10.98%) Banking
5 7 (8.54%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.44%) Publishing
8 1 (1.22%) Front Office
8 1 (1.22%) Games
8 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.22%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.46%) OLE
2 22 (26.83%) Spring
3 17 (20.73%) REST
4 11 (13.41%) GraphQL
4 11 (13.41%) React
5 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
6 9 (10.98%) Spring Boot
7 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
7 8 (9.76%) HTML
7 8 (9.76%) RESTful
8 7 (8.54%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (7.32%) HTML5
10 4 (4.88%) Web Services
11 3 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (3.66%) Java SE
11 3 (3.66%) JMS
11 3 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.66%) SOAP
12 2 (2.44%) JSON
12 2 (2.44%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.10%) Equities
4 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Android
1 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (70.73%) Agile
2 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 25 (30.49%) Mentoring
3 25 (30.49%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (29.27%) TDD
5 21 (25.61%) Multithreading
6 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.51%) Coaching
8 13 (15.85%) OOP
9 12 (14.63%) DevOps
9 12 (14.63%) Microservices
9 12 (14.63%) SDLC
10 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Development
11 9 (10.98%) CI/CD
11 9 (10.98%) Scrum
12 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.54%) Clean Code
13 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (7.32%) Low Latency
14 6 (7.32%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (15.85%) SQL
3 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.10%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.88%) Clojure
5 4 (4.88%) Python
5 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.66%) R
7 2 (2.44%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Bash
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.22%) Grafana
2 1 (1.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Perforce
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) Splunk
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase