The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 74 104 98
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.28% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25%  

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 905 1258 1107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.69% 96.99% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 520 801 732
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Hadoop
2 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (62.50%) SDLC
4 9 (56.25%) Open Source
4 9 (56.25%) Neo4j
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Open Source Development
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
8 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
8 2 (12.50%) REST
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) Apache

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Hadoop
1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 9 (56.25%) Neo4j
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) SDLC
3 9 (56.25%) Open Source
3 9 (56.25%) Open Source Development
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sybase