Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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

Java Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 115 149
Rank change year-on-year +9 +34 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 57 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.33% 1.13% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.20% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 5
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -12.09% +1.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £42,800
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.60% +7.74%

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 2,370 2,087 2,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 94.69% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 1,263 1,428
Glasgow median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Glasgow

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Glasgow

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (75.44%) Software Engineering
3 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
4 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (50.88%) SQL
6 26 (45.61%) OO
7 24 (42.11%) Linux
8 23 (40.35%) TDD
9 22 (38.60%) Python
9 22 (38.60%) NoSQL
10 21 (36.84%) Spring
11 19 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 18 (31.58%) C++
12 18 (31.58%) JUnit
13 17 (29.82%) Finance
13 17 (29.82%) BDD
13 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
14 15 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
14 15 (26.32%) XML
15 14 (24.56%) RDBMS
15 14 (24.56%) Maven
16 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
16 13 (22.81%) Microservices
17 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
17 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
18 11 (19.30%) System Testing
18 11 (19.30%) Scrum

Java Engineer 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 8 (14.04%) MQSeries
2 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) GemFire
4 3 (5.26%) Jetty
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 22 (38.60%) NoSQL
3 15 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (24.56%) RDBMS
5 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
6 10 (17.54%) DB2
7 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (14.04%) Bigtable
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.75%) Big Data
11 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) JUnit
2 14 (24.56%) Maven
3 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.79%) Selenium
5 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
6 7 (12.28%) Hudson
7 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.77%) Mockito
9 4 (7.02%) Subversion
10 3 (5.26%) Ant
10 3 (5.26%) JBehave
10 3 (5.26%) Spock
10 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
11 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
11 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.51%) Gradle
11 2 (3.51%) JIRA
11 2 (3.51%) MagicDraw
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Games
3 8 (14.04%) Banking
4 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Spring
2 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
2 15 (26.32%) XML
3 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
3 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 8 (14.04%) Middleware
3 8 (14.04%) XML Schema
4 7 (12.28%) RESTful
4 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 6 (10.53%) Spring Boot
6 5 (8.77%) HTML5
6 5 (8.77%) Node.js
6 5 (8.77%) React
6 5 (8.77%) SOAP
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE
7 4 (7.02%) JSON
8 3 (5.26%) CSS
8 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
9 2 (3.51%) Java EE
9 2 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (15.79%) Virtual Team
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.26%) Derivative
6 2 (3.51%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.75%) Equities
7 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Unix
3 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) Software Engineering
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (45.61%) OO
4 23 (40.35%) TDD
5 19 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 17 (29.82%) BDD
6 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
7 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.81%) Microservices
8 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
9 11 (19.30%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 11 (19.30%) High Availability
9 11 (19.30%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (19.30%) Scrum
9 11 (19.30%) System Testing
10 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (14.04%) Complex Event Processing
12 8 (14.04%) Domain Models
12 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) Python
4 18 (31.58%) C++
5 11 (19.30%) Java 8
5 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.54%) C#
6 10 (17.54%) Ruby
7 8 (14.04%) XPath
8 6 (10.53%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.51%) EMIR
2 2 (3.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ansible
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Sybase
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Perforce