Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 212 359 676
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.93% 18.86% 27.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.77% 29.77% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 137 273 503
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,900 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 647 1,206 1,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.87% 63.34% 66.73%
Number of salaries quoted 445 856 1,203
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,975 £32,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,100 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,375 £43,754 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.99% -2.77% +5.88%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Glasgow

Java
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Java in Glasgow

Java
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Glasgow over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Java in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 98 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.02%) TDD
3 65 (30.66%) Spring
4 54 (25.47%) JavaScript
5 51 (24.06%) Finance
6 49 (23.11%) Git (software)
7 47 (22.17%) OO
7 47 (22.17%) Jenkins
8 45 (21.23%) Spring Boot
9 42 (19.81%) SQL
10 38 (17.92%) Microservices
11 37 (17.45%) AWS
12 36 (16.98%) Python
12 36 (16.98%) Java 8
13 34 (16.04%) Test Automation
14 33 (15.57%) NoSQL
15 32 (15.09%) Scala
15 32 (15.09%) C#
16 30 (14.15%) C++
16 30 (14.15%) Maven
17 29 (13.68%) Windows
17 29 (13.68%) Docker
18 28 (13.21%) HTML
18 28 (13.21%) Android
18 28 (13.21%) RESTful
19 26 (12.26%) Azure
19 26 (12.26%) JUnit
19 26 (12.26%) Relational Database
19 26 (12.26%) Android Development
20 25 (11.79%) Apache Spark

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 (11.79%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.08%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.13%) Mule
4 4 (1.89%) Anypoint
5 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Fuse
6 2 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 37 (17.45%) AWS
2 26 (12.26%) Azure
3 8 (3.77%) OpenShift
4 7 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (2.36%) NuGet
6 4 (1.89%) Google Play
7 2 (0.94%) IaaS
7 2 (0.94%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) GCP
8 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.47%) DHCP
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) PPTP
2 1 (0.47%) VPN
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.57%) NoSQL
2 26 (12.26%) Relational Database
3 23 (10.85%) Hadoop
4 22 (10.38%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.60%) Big Data
6 13 (6.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (4.25%) MySQL
7 9 (4.25%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.30%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.94%) Berkeley DB
13 1 (0.47%) DB2
13 1 (0.47%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (23.11%) Git (software)
2 47 (22.17%) Jenkins
3 30 (14.15%) Maven
4 26 (12.26%) JUnit
5 24 (11.32%) Selenium
6 13 (6.13%) Cucumber
6 13 (6.13%) Gradle
6 13 (6.13%) Subversion
7 11 (5.19%) Ant
8 7 (3.30%) Android Studio
8 7 (3.30%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.89%) GitLab
9 4 (1.89%) REST Assured
10 3 (1.42%) Gatling
10 3 (1.42%) JIRA
11 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.94%) Xcode
General
1 51 (24.06%) Finance
2 25 (11.79%) Banking
3 15 (7.08%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.89%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 139 (65.57%) Developer
2 86 (40.57%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.26%) Software Developer
4 24 (11.32%) Android Developer
4 24 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (6.60%) Java Software Developer
7 12 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.19%) Analyst
9 10 (4.72%) Python Engineer
10 8 (3.77%) Architect
10 8 (3.77%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.30%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (3.30%) Senior Android Developer
12 6 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.36%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (2.36%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.36%) Lead Java Developer
13 5 (2.36%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.66%) Spring
2 45 (21.23%) Spring Boot
3 28 (13.21%) HTML
3 28 (13.21%) RESTful
4 24 (11.32%) CSS
5 23 (10.85%) AngularJS
5 23 (10.85%) React
6 22 (10.38%) .NET
7 19 (8.96%) Node.js
7 19 (8.96%) Web Services
8 17 (8.02%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.19%) JMS
9 11 (5.19%) JSON
9 11 (5.19%) SOAP
10 9 (4.25%) Ajax
10 9 (4.25%) JSP
10 9 (4.25%) XML
11 8 (3.77%) Vue.js
12 7 (3.30%) REST
12 7 (3.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.55%) Mobile App
1 16 (7.55%) User Experience
2 8 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.36%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.42%) NHS
5 2 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (0.94%) Replication
5 2 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.47%) e-Health
6 1 (0.47%) Equities
6 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.68%) Windows
2 28 (13.21%) Android
3 19 (8.96%) Linux
4 16 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 15 (7.08%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (6.60%) Unix
6 14 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.13%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.42%) CentOS
8 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.02%) TDD
3 47 (22.17%) OO
4 38 (17.92%) Microservices
5 34 (16.04%) Test Automation
6 26 (12.26%) Android Development
7 22 (10.38%) DevOps
7 22 (10.38%) Scrum
8 20 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 18 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.60%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (6.13%) Machine Learning
11 13 (6.13%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (5.66%) Technical Leadership
13 11 (5.19%) Analytics
13 11 (5.19%) BDD
13 11 (5.19%) iOS Development
14 10 (4.72%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.47%) JavaScript
2 42 (19.81%) SQL
3 36 (16.98%) Java 8
3 36 (16.98%) Python
4 32 (15.09%) C#
4 32 (15.09%) Scala
5 30 (14.15%) C++
6 17 (8.02%) Kotlin
7 11 (5.19%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.83%) Perl
11 5 (2.36%) Groovy
11 5 (2.36%) PHP
12 4 (1.89%) C
12 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.89%) Ruby
13 3 (1.42%) Clojure
14 2 (0.94%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (11.79%) Degree
2 6 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (13.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (10.38%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.25%) Terraform
3 4 (1.89%) CloudHub
4 3 (1.42%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (8.49%) Oracle
2 6 (2.83%) Google
3 4 (1.89%) Cognizant
3 4 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.89%) MuleSoft
3 4 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.89%) VMware
4 2 (0.94%) Informatica
4 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.94%) Sybase
4 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.47%) Apple
5 1 (0.47%) Facebook
5 1 (0.47%) OpenText
5 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow