Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 134 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +142
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 25 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.08% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 0
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% - -
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% -3.57% -16.00%

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 2213 2090 2450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.49% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1164 1580
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Glasgow

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Glasgow

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 12 (48.00%) SDLC
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (32.00%) Open Source Development
5 8 (32.00%) Open Source
5 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) C++
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) Python
7 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
8 5 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
8 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 5 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (20.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
8 5 (20.00%) Degree

Java Software 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 5 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
3 4 (16.00%) CouchDB
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Redis
5 1 (4.00%) Blockchain
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) Gradle
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) Drools
6 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (16.00%) Tandem
3 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) SDLC
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (32.00%) Open Source
4 8 (32.00%) Open Source Development
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 5 (20.00%) Process Management
7 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Android Development
8 4 (16.00%) Coaching
8 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (16.00%) Kanban
8 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Clojure
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle