Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 562 408 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.58% 22.03% 21.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.19% 35.63% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 392 233 302
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% +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 1,434 1,145 1,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.73% 61.83% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 980 670 893
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,975 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 332 (59.07%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (37.19%) SQL
3 208 (37.01%) Spring
4 206 (36.65%) TDD
5 200 (35.59%) Python
6 155 (27.58%) Finance
7 154 (27.40%) Scrum
8 136 (24.20%) JavaScript
9 134 (23.84%) Hibernate
10 124 (22.06%) BDD
11 111 (19.75%) NoSQL
12 110 (19.57%) SDLC
13 108 (19.22%) Oracle
14 107 (19.04%) Test Automation
15 94 (16.73%) OO
16 86 (15.30%) AngularJS
17 83 (14.77%) Software Engineering
18 78 (13.88%) Big Data
19 77 (13.70%) Multithreading
19 77 (13.70%) Maven
19 77 (13.70%) C#
19 77 (13.70%) HTML
20 75 (13.35%) Ansible
21 72 (12.81%) Concurrent Programming
21 72 (12.81%) Linux
21 72 (12.81%) MongoDB
22 71 (12.63%) REST
23 69 (12.28%) Mentoring
24 68 (12.10%) C++
24 68 (12.10%) Web Services

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 39 (6.94%) Tomcat
2 38 (6.76%) JBoss
3 22 (3.91%) Apache Spark
4 21 (3.74%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.38%) Confluence
6 18 (3.20%) Jetty
7 16 (2.85%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.96%) GemFire
10 9 (1.60%) Apache
11 7 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.07%) WebSphere Portal
13 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.53%) Drupal
14 3 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.36%) EngageOne
1 2 (0.36%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Endur
2 2 (0.36%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.85%) GitHub
4 15 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.78%) Office 365
6 7 (1.25%) PaaS
7 6 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.07%) SaaS
8 3 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.53%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
10 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.56%) Internet
2 16 (2.85%) HTTP
3 13 (2.31%) Telnet
4 9 (1.60%) AMQP
4 9 (1.60%) SSL
5 6 (1.07%) Firewall
5 6 (1.07%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.53%) SSH
7 2 (0.36%) DHCP
7 2 (0.36%) DNS
7 2 (0.36%) SAN
7 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.18%) Intranet
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) SNMP
8 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) VLAN
8 1 (0.18%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.75%) NoSQL
2 78 (13.88%) Big Data
3 72 (12.81%) MongoDB
4 67 (11.92%) Hadoop
5 56 (9.96%) Relational Database
6 46 (8.19%) MySQL
7 38 (6.76%) SQL Server
8 36 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (6.23%) RDBMS
10 34 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (4.98%) Oracle Database
12 24 (4.27%) Redis
13 18 (3.20%) Couchbase
13 18 (3.20%) Riak
14 16 (2.85%) Blockchain
14 16 (2.85%) DB2
15 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
16 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (13.70%) Maven
2 59 (10.50%) Jenkins
3 53 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 51 (9.07%) JUnit
5 48 (8.54%) JIRA
6 42 (7.47%) Selenium
7 36 (6.41%) Cucumber
8 19 (3.38%) Subversion
9 18 (3.20%) FitNesse
9 18 (3.20%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.67%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.96%) Gradle
12 10 (1.78%) Mockito
12 10 (1.78%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.60%) Ant
14 7 (1.25%) JMeter
14 7 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.07%) PHPUnit
16 5 (0.89%) JBehave
16 5 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 155 (27.58%) Finance
2 39 (6.94%) Advertising
3 35 (6.23%) Banking
4 25 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.78%) Games
6 4 (0.71%) Legal
7 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.53%) Front Office
7 3 (0.53%) Publishing
8 2 (0.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 368 (65.48%) Developer
2 249 (44.31%) Java Developer
3 109 (19.40%) Senior Developer
4 70 (12.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 45 (8.01%) Python Developer
6 40 (7.12%) Software Engineer
7 33 (5.87%) Software Developer
8 30 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 24 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (4.27%) Senior Python Developer
10 22 (3.91%) Lead Developer
11 21 (3.74%) Consultant
11 21 (3.74%) Java Engineer
12 20 (3.56%) Lead DevOps
13 18 (3.20%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.20%) Lead Java Developer
14 16 (2.85%) Java Software Engineer
15 15 (2.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 14 (2.49%) Lead Software Engineer
17 12 (2.14%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (37.01%) Spring
2 134 (23.84%) Hibernate
3 86 (15.30%) AngularJS
4 77 (13.70%) HTML
5 71 (12.63%) REST
6 68 (12.10%) Web Services
7 67 (11.92%) XML
8 61 (10.85%) JSON
9 56 (9.96%) J2EE
10 55 (9.79%) SOAP
11 38 (6.76%) RESTful
12 35 (6.23%) JMS
13 31 (5.52%) .NET
13 31 (5.52%) CSS
14 28 (4.98%) jQuery
15 26 (4.63%) HTML5
16 19 (3.38%) React
17 15 (2.67%) Drools
18 14 (2.49%) Node.js
18 14 (2.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (8.01%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (5.52%) User Experience
4 25 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.91%) Robotics
6 15 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.49%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.96%) Internet of Things
9 8 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.07%) DataPower
10 6 (1.07%) Equities
11 5 (0.89%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.71%) Derivative
12 4 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.53%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.53%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.53%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.81%) Linux
2 56 (9.96%) Unix
3 24 (4.27%) Windows
4 12 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.78%) Android
6 9 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.25%) Solaris
8 6 (1.07%) AIX
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (59.07%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (36.65%) TDD
3 154 (27.40%) Scrum
4 124 (22.06%) BDD
5 110 (19.57%) SDLC
6 107 (19.04%) Test Automation
7 94 (16.73%) OO
8 83 (14.77%) Software Engineering
9 77 (13.70%) Multithreading
10 72 (12.81%) Concurrent Programming
11 69 (12.28%) Mentoring
12 63 (11.21%) DevOps
13 52 (9.25%) Microservices
14 46 (8.19%) Machine Learning
14 46 (8.19%) Web Development
15 45 (8.01%) Software Delivery
16 42 (7.47%) OOP
17 41 (7.30%) Collaborative Working
18 37 (6.58%) Analytics
18 37 (6.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 209 (37.19%) SQL
2 200 (35.59%) Python
3 136 (24.20%) JavaScript
4 77 (13.70%) C#
5 68 (12.10%) C++
6 65 (11.57%) PHP
6 65 (11.57%) Ruby
7 24 (4.27%) Bash Shell
8 21 (3.74%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.49%) Perl
10 11 (1.96%) Scala
11 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.25%) Clojure
13 6 (1.07%) C
13 6 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.89%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.53%) R
16 3 (0.53%) Smalltalk
16 3 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (6.41%) Degree
2 14 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) OCA
4 2 (0.36%) OCP
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.18%) CISSP
5 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.18%) PhD
5 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.27%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.36%) EMIR
4 2 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 65 (11.57%) Docker
2 7 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.07%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.53%) vSphere
5 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.36%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) Firmware
6 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 75 (13.35%) Ansible
2 58 (10.32%) Puppet
3 32 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (3.20%) Cobbler
5 4 (0.71%) SCOM
6 3 (0.53%) logstash
6 3 (0.53%) Nagios
6 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.36%) Kibana
7 2 (0.36%) SCCM
8 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
8 1 (0.18%) Oozie
8 1 (0.18%) Packer
8 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 108 (19.22%) Oracle
2 25 (4.45%) IBM
3 23 (4.09%) Sybase
4 22 (3.91%) TIBCO
5 19 (3.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.78%) Google
7 8 (1.42%) VMware
8 6 (1.07%) Informatica
8 6 (1.07%) Zend
9 5 (0.89%) Reuters
10 4 (0.71%) Cisco
10 4 (0.71%) Perforce
11 3 (0.53%) Apple
11 3 (0.53%) Nintex
11 3 (0.53%) OpenLink
12 2 (0.36%) Avaya
12 2 (0.36%) BMC
12 2 (0.36%) Meraki
12 2 (0.36%) Progress
12 2 (0.36%) ServiceNow