The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 178 117 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.63% 9.01% 7.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.74% 9.24% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 108 53 30
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,500 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Java
2 177 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (49.33%) Relational Database
4 135 (45.30%) TDD
5 118 (39.60%) Spring
6 113 (37.92%) Finance
7 94 (31.54%) RDBMS
8 92 (30.87%) SQL
9 67 (22.48%) OO
9 67 (22.48%) Hibernate
10 61 (20.47%) XML
11 57 (19.13%) Big Data
12 55 (18.46%) Degree
13 54 (18.12%) MongoDB
14 53 (17.79%) Greenfield Project
15 52 (17.45%) Banking
16 49 (16.44%) SOAP
16 49 (16.44%) Open Source
17 48 (16.11%) SOA
18 46 (15.44%) Scrum
19 44 (14.77%) Open Source Development
20 42 (14.09%) Oracle
20 42 (14.09%) JavaScript
21 41 (13.76%) Software Engineering
22 38 (12.75%) SDLC
23 37 (12.42%) Web Services
23 37 (12.42%) Unix
24 36 (12.08%) Mentoring
25 35 (11.74%) JSON
25 35 (11.74%) Multithreading

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 22 (7.38%) Apache Spark
2 21 (7.05%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.01%) Apache
5 3 (1.01%) JBoss
5 3 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.34%) Jetty
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.35%) GitHub
3 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Wireless
2 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
3 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (49.33%) Relational Database
2 94 (31.54%) RDBMS
3 57 (19.13%) Big Data
4 54 (18.12%) MongoDB
5 31 (10.40%) SQL Server
6 29 (9.73%) DB2
7 28 (9.40%) Hadoop
8 21 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (7.05%) HBase
9 20 (6.71%) Neo4j
10 18 (6.04%) NoSQL
11 11 (3.69%) MySQL
11 11 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (3.36%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.35%) KDB
13 7 (2.35%) Kdb+
14 5 (1.68%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (10.74%) JUnit
2 31 (10.40%) Maven
3 27 (9.06%) Jenkins
4 25 (8.39%) Git (software)
5 20 (6.71%) Selenium
6 14 (4.70%) Ant
6 14 (4.70%) Subversion
7 13 (4.36%) TeamCity
8 11 (3.69%) Hudson
9 10 (3.36%) Gradle
10 9 (3.02%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.01%) JIRA
12 5 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.01%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.67%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.67%) Mockito
14 2 (0.67%) PVCS
15 1 (0.34%) Concordion
15 1 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 113 (37.92%) Finance
2 52 (17.45%) Banking
3 21 (7.05%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.01%) Front Office
4 6 (2.01%) Retail
5 5 (1.68%) Legal
6 4 (1.34%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (0.67%) Law
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (39.60%) Spring
2 67 (22.48%) Hibernate
3 61 (20.47%) XML
4 49 (16.44%) SOAP
5 37 (12.42%) Web Services
6 35 (11.74%) JSON
7 34 (11.41%) Java EE
8 30 (10.07%) REST
9 29 (9.73%) J2EE
10 25 (8.39%) HTML
11 22 (7.38%) JMS
12 21 (7.05%) RESTful
13 19 (6.38%) CSS
14 17 (5.70%) Node.js
15 13 (4.36%) AngularJS
16 12 (4.03%) jQuery
17 11 (3.69%) Protocol Buffers
18 10 (3.36%) HTML5
19 8 (2.68%) Ext JS
19 8 (2.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.79%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.35%) User Experience
5 6 (2.01%) NHS
5 6 (2.01%) Tandem
6 5 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.68%) Derivative
6 5 (1.68%) OTC Derivatives
7 4 (1.34%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.34%) Photography
8 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.42%) Unix
2 15 (5.03%) Linux
3 5 (1.68%) Android
3 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (45.30%) TDD
3 67 (22.48%) OO
4 49 (16.44%) Open Source
5 48 (16.11%) SOA
6 46 (15.44%) Scrum
7 44 (14.77%) Open Source Development
8 41 (13.76%) Software Engineering
9 38 (12.75%) SDLC
10 36 (12.08%) Mentoring
11 35 (11.74%) Multithreading
12 32 (10.74%) Test Automation
13 28 (9.40%) BDD
14 25 (8.39%) Unit Testing
15 24 (8.05%) Microservices
16 23 (7.72%) OOD
17 21 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (6.71%) Coaching
19 19 (6.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 298 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (30.87%) SQL
3 42 (14.09%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.71%) Python
5 18 (6.04%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.68%) Scala
7 7 (2.35%) Perl
7 7 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.01%) C#
9 5 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.34%) C++
11 3 (1.01%) Clojure
11 3 (1.01%) GraphQL
11 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) C
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (18.46%) Degree
2 23 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) Dodd-Frank
1 6 (2.01%) EMIR
1 6 (2.01%) MiFID
1 6 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 42 (14.09%) Oracle
2 17 (5.70%) Sybase
3 13 (4.36%) IBM
4 7 (2.35%) Perforce
5 5 (1.68%) Splunk
6 3 (1.01%) Reuters
6 3 (1.01%) Twitter
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
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