Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 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 Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 132 151
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £42,550 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +6.25%

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 2197 2074 2473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.47% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1154 1595
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) Neo4j
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) GraphQL
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability

Java Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) Neo4j
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source Development
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared