Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 611 519 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.50% 24.20% 24.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.54% 38.99% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 388 213 309
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +1.19%

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 1471 1331 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.79% 62.05% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 924 688 892
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Java.

1 386 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (38.95%) TDD
3 205 (33.55%) Spring
4 180 (29.46%) SQL
5 165 (27.00%) Finance
6 154 (25.20%) Scrum
7 146 (23.90%) Python
8 140 (22.91%) JavaScript
9 124 (20.29%) Hibernate
9 124 (20.29%) Test Automation
10 115 (18.82%) BDD
11 112 (18.33%) Oracle
12 107 (17.51%) Relational Database
13 106 (17.35%) Big Data
14 95 (15.55%) OO
15 87 (14.24%) Software Engineering
16 85 (13.91%) Multithreading
16 85 (13.91%) J2EE
17 82 (13.42%) Concurrent Programming
18 79 (12.93%) Mentoring
19 77 (12.60%) C#
20 75 (12.27%) AngularJS
21 74 (12.11%) SDLC
21 74 (12.11%) Greenfield Project
21 74 (12.11%) Web Services
21 74 (12.11%) NoSQL
22 70 (11.46%) C++
23 67 (10.97%) RESTful
24 65 (10.64%) MongoDB
24 65 (10.64%) SOAP

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 37 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 33 (5.40%) JBoss
3 20 (3.27%) Apache Spark
4 19 (3.11%) Confluence
5 16 (2.62%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.96%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.47%) Apache
7 9 (1.47%) Jetty
7 9 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
8 7 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.82%) GemFire
10 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
11 4 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.33%) CMS
12 2 (0.33%) IIS
13 1 (0.16%) CICS
13 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (0.49%) EngageOne
2 2 (0.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Endur
2 2 (0.33%) Adaptiv
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.11%) GitHub
4 17 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.65%) PaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Office 365
8 2 (0.33%) SaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.78%) Internet
2 13 (2.13%) Telnet
3 12 (1.96%) SSL
4 9 (1.47%) AMQP
4 9 (1.47%) HTTP
5 6 (0.98%) SSH
6 4 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.33%) Firewall
7 2 (0.33%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.16%) LAN
8 1 (0.16%) SAN
8 1 (0.16%) SNMP
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) VLAN
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
8 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.51%) Relational Database
2 106 (17.35%) Big Data
3 74 (12.11%) NoSQL
4 65 (10.64%) MongoDB
5 54 (8.84%) SQL Server
6 53 (8.67%) RDBMS
7 51 (8.35%) Hadoop
8 29 (4.75%) MySQL
9 25 (4.09%) Oracle Database
10 24 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (3.11%) DB2
12 18 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (2.62%) Redis
14 15 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.96%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.64%) HBase
17 9 (1.47%) Couchbase
17 9 (1.47%) Riak
18 6 (0.98%) Neo4j
19 4 (0.65%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 55 (9.00%) JIRA
1 55 (9.00%) JUnit
2 47 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 41 (6.71%) Selenium
4 40 (6.55%) Jenkins
4 40 (6.55%) Maven
5 29 (4.75%) Cucumber
6 21 (3.44%) Subversion
7 17 (2.78%) Mockito
7 17 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.13%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.64%) FitNesse
10 9 (1.47%) JMeter
10 9 (1.47%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.31%) JBehave
12 7 (1.15%) DbUnit
12 7 (1.15%) Gradle
12 7 (1.15%) IntelliJ
12 7 (1.15%) jMock
12 7 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 165 (27.00%) Finance
2 49 (8.02%) Banking
3 29 (4.75%) Investment Banking
4 17 (2.78%) Advertising
5 10 (1.64%) Front Office
5 10 (1.64%) Games
5 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.31%) Prime Brokerage
7 7 (1.15%) Retail
8 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.49%) Law
8 3 (0.49%) Publishing
9 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 411 (67.27%) Developer
2 281 (45.99%) Java Developer
3 123 (20.13%) Senior Developer
4 80 (13.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (6.71%) Python Developer
6 36 (5.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 35 (5.73%) Lead Developer
7 35 (5.73%) Software Developer
8 34 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 32 (5.24%) Lead Java Developer
10 30 (4.91%) Software Engineer
11 25 (4.09%) Applications Developer
12 24 (3.93%) Consultant
12 24 (3.93%) Java Software Developer
13 18 (2.95%) Senior Python Developer
13 18 (2.95%) Test Engineer
14 16 (2.62%) Big Data Developer
14 16 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
14 16 (2.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 15 (2.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (33.55%) Spring
2 124 (20.29%) Hibernate
3 85 (13.91%) J2EE
4 75 (12.27%) AngularJS
5 74 (12.11%) Web Services
6 67 (10.97%) RESTful
7 65 (10.64%) SOAP
8 62 (10.15%) XML
9 61 (9.98%) HTML
10 60 (9.82%) REST
11 57 (9.33%) JSON
12 35 (5.73%) CSS
12 35 (5.73%) JMS
13 33 (5.40%) HTML5
14 32 (5.24%) React
15 31 (5.07%) jQuery
16 29 (4.75%) .NET
17 24 (3.93%) Node.js
18 18 (2.95%) CSS3
18 18 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.11%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (5.40%) Robotics
3 32 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 21 (3.44%) User Experience
7 17 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.64%) Internet of Things
10 9 (1.47%) Equities
11 8 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.15%) NHS
12 7 (1.15%) Tandem
13 6 (0.98%) DataPower
14 5 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
14 5 (0.82%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.65%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.65%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.66%) Linux
2 53 (8.67%) Unix
3 23 (3.76%) Windows
4 17 (2.78%) Android
5 11 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.98%) Solaris
8 5 (0.82%) AIX
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (38.95%) TDD
3 154 (25.20%) Scrum
4 124 (20.29%) Test Automation
5 115 (18.82%) BDD
6 95 (15.55%) OO
7 87 (14.24%) Software Engineering
8 85 (13.91%) Multithreading
9 82 (13.42%) Concurrent Programming
10 79 (12.93%) Mentoring
11 74 (12.11%) SDLC
12 62 (10.15%) Microservices
12 62 (10.15%) Unit Testing
13 54 (8.84%) Analytics
13 54 (8.84%) Open Source
14 53 (8.67%) Machine Learning
15 46 (7.53%) DevOps
16 43 (7.04%) Kanban
17 37 (6.06%) Software Delivery
18 35 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 180 (29.46%) SQL
2 146 (23.90%) Python
3 140 (22.91%) JavaScript
4 77 (12.60%) C#
5 70 (11.46%) C++
6 41 (6.71%) Ruby
7 30 (4.91%) PL/SQL
8 26 (4.26%) PHP
9 18 (2.95%) Scala
10 13 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.64%) Perl
11 10 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.31%) Clojure
12 8 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.15%) Groovy
13 7 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.82%) R
15 4 (0.65%) C
16 3 (0.49%) COBOL
16 3 (0.49%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 38 (6.22%) Degree
2 18 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.49%) PhD
5 2 (0.33%) ISEB
5 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.16%) CISSP
6 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.16%) OCA
6 1 (0.16%) OCP
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.91%) QA
2 6 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.33%) MiFID
3 2 (0.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.16%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (4.58%) Docker
2 6 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.82%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (4.75%) Ansible
2 24 (3.93%) Puppet
3 18 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.47%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) Oozie
5 1 (0.16%) Packer
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 112 (18.33%) Oracle
2 33 (5.40%) IBM
3 22 (3.60%) TIBCO
4 18 (2.95%) Sybase
5 10 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.31%) Cognizant
7 7 (1.15%) Reuters
8 6 (0.98%) Google
8 6 (0.98%) Informatica
9 5 (0.82%) Perforce
9 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.82%) VMware
10 4 (0.65%) OpenLink
11 3 (0.49%) Nintex
12 2 (0.33%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.33%) Citrix
12 2 (0.33%) Cognos
12 2 (0.33%) Netezza
13 1 (0.16%) F5
13 1 (0.16%) Zend