Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 565 621 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.45% 26.96% 24.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.76% 42.16% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 417 397 210
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,386 1,473 1,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.89% 63.96% 62.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,001 924 700
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Glasgow

Java
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Java in Glasgow

Java
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 335 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (49.20%) SQL
3 220 (38.94%) Finance
4 215 (38.05%) JavaScript
5 198 (35.04%) Python
6 174 (30.80%) TDD
7 164 (29.03%) HTML
8 163 (28.85%) OO
9 160 (28.32%) Oracle
10 155 (27.43%) SDLC
11 152 (26.90%) Spring
12 127 (22.48%) Test Automation
13 119 (21.06%) NoSQL
14 118 (20.88%) Hibernate
15 111 (19.65%) AngularJS
16 108 (19.12%) OOP
17 103 (18.23%) Software Engineering
18 101 (17.88%) Relational Database
19 98 (17.35%) Git (software)
20 94 (16.64%) C#
21 93 (16.46%) Maven
22 92 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
23 89 (15.75%) Linux
24 86 (15.22%) BDD
25 84 (14.87%) Scrum
26 79 (13.98%) CSS
26 79 (13.98%) Jenkins
27 78 (13.81%) Enterprise Software
28 77 (13.63%) XML
29 74 (13.10%) Docker

Java
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 25 (4.42%) MQSeries
2 23 (4.07%) JBoss
3 21 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.36%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.77%) Confluence
6 10 (1.77%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.42%) Apache
8 5 (0.88%) GemFire
8 5 (0.88%) Jetty
9 3 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.35%) WordPress
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.18%) IIS
11 1 (0.18%) Mule
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.18%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.77%) GitHub
3 7 (1.24%) PaaS
4 5 (0.88%) Apigee
5 4 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (0.71%) Serverless
6 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.53%) npm
6 3 (0.53%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Force.com
7 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.42%) HTTP
2 7 (1.24%) AMQP
2 7 (1.24%) Internet
3 5 (0.88%) SSL
4 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.53%) SNMP
6 2 (0.35%) DHCP
6 2 (0.35%) DNS
6 2 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.35%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) Intranet
6 2 (0.35%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.35%) Network Security
6 2 (0.35%) SMTP
6 2 (0.35%) SSH
7 1 (0.18%) DSL
7 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.06%) NoSQL
2 101 (17.88%) Relational Database
3 92 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (12.39%) MySQL
5 66 (11.68%) Big Data
6 64 (11.33%) Hadoop
7 51 (9.03%) RDBMS
8 41 (7.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (5.49%) MongoDB
9 31 (5.49%) Oracle Database
10 27 (4.78%) SQL Server
11 24 (4.25%) Bigtable
12 15 (2.65%) Sybase ASE
13 14 (2.48%) OLTP
14 13 (2.30%) MarkLogic
15 12 (2.12%) DB2
16 6 (1.06%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.88%) Couchbase
17 5 (0.88%) KDB
17 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 98 (17.35%) Git (software)
2 93 (16.46%) Maven
3 79 (13.98%) Jenkins
4 38 (6.73%) JUnit
5 36 (6.37%) Cucumber
6 35 (6.19%) Selenium
6 35 (6.19%) Subversion
7 34 (6.02%) TeamCity
8 33 (5.84%) JIRA
9 25 (4.42%) Hudson
10 23 (4.07%) Eclipse
11 16 (2.83%) Appium
11 16 (2.83%) SpecFlow
11 16 (2.83%) Visual Studio
12 15 (2.65%) Android Studio
13 11 (1.95%) FitNesse
14 10 (1.77%) Ant
14 10 (1.77%) JBehave
15 9 (1.59%) webpack
16 8 (1.42%) IntelliJ
General
1 220 (38.94%) Finance
2 35 (6.19%) Banking
3 18 (3.19%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.48%) Law
5 11 (1.95%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.42%) Games
7 2 (0.35%) Front Office
7 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
8 1 (0.18%) Billing
8 1 (0.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 328 (58.05%) Developer
2 192 (33.98%) Java Developer
3 67 (11.86%) Senior Developer
4 54 (9.56%) Java Engineer
5 48 (8.50%) Software Engineer
6 38 (6.73%) Technical Leader
7 32 (5.66%) Python Engineer
7 32 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 25 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (4.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 23 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (3.36%) Android Developer
11 19 (3.36%) Architect
12 18 (3.19%) Analyst
12 18 (3.19%) Lead Developer
13 15 (2.65%) Development Manager
13 15 (2.65%) Python Developer
14 14 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (2.30%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (29.03%) HTML
2 152 (26.90%) Spring
3 118 (20.88%) Hibernate
4 111 (19.65%) AngularJS
5 79 (13.98%) CSS
6 77 (13.63%) XML
7 60 (10.62%) HTML5
8 54 (9.56%) React
9 47 (8.32%) Web Services
10 45 (7.96%) J2EE
11 43 (7.61%) RESTful
12 35 (6.19%) Middleware
13 34 (6.02%) REST
14 32 (5.66%) .NET
15 30 (5.31%) JMS
16 27 (4.78%) jQuery
17 26 (4.60%) XML Schema
18 24 (4.25%) SOAP
19 21 (3.72%) JSON
20 19 (3.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.81%) Enterprise Software
2 62 (10.97%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.50%) User Experience
4 31 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.31%) Robotics
6 24 (4.25%) Virtual Team
7 17 (3.01%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.12%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.24%) Fintech
9 7 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.71%) Derivative
11 4 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.71%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.71%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.53%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.35%) Clustering
13 2 (0.35%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.75%) Linux
2 67 (11.86%) Unix
3 33 (5.84%) Android
4 18 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.01%) Windows
6 5 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (30.80%) TDD
3 163 (28.85%) OO
4 155 (27.43%) SDLC
5 127 (22.48%) Test Automation
6 108 (19.12%) OOP
7 103 (18.23%) Software Engineering
8 86 (15.22%) BDD
9 84 (14.87%) Scrum
10 73 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (10.62%) Collaborative Working
13 57 (10.09%) Front End Development
14 54 (9.56%) Multithreading
14 54 (9.56%) Unit Testing
15 53 (9.38%) Mentoring
16 47 (8.32%) Analytics
16 47 (8.32%) Microservices
17 39 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 37 (6.55%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 278 (49.20%) SQL
2 215 (38.05%) JavaScript
3 198 (35.04%) Python
4 94 (16.64%) C#
5 72 (12.74%) C++
6 61 (10.80%) PL/SQL
7 59 (10.44%) PHP
8 57 (10.09%) Ruby
9 25 (4.42%) Bash Shell
10 24 (4.25%) XPath
11 21 (3.72%) Perl
12 20 (3.54%) Java 8
13 19 (3.36%) Scala
14 16 (2.83%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.48%) Kotlin
16 13 (2.30%) XQuery
17 8 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.24%) Clojure
19 6 (1.06%) TypeScript
20 5 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (10.27%) Degree
2 8 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.24%) ISEB
3 7 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.37%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (13.10%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) HDFS
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.18%) LXC
3 1 (0.18%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 72 (12.74%) Ansible
2 55 (9.73%) Puppet
3 15 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.53%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.18%) Graphite
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Marathon
7 1 (0.18%) Mesos
7 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 160 (28.32%) Oracle
2 34 (6.02%) Sybase
3 13 (2.30%) IBM
4 12 (2.12%) TIBCO
5 11 (1.95%) Avaloq
6 10 (1.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.42%) Informatica
7 8 (1.42%) Solace
8 7 (1.24%) Fiserv
8 7 (1.24%) SAP
8 7 (1.24%) Temenos
9 6 (1.06%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.06%) Talarian
9 6 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.53%) Google
10 3 (0.53%) Perforce
10 3 (0.53%) Tableau
11 2 (0.35%) Netezza
11 2 (0.35%) VMware
11 2 (0.35%) Yahoo!