Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 103 132
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 80 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.47% 1.63% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 1.69% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 19
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,100 £33,700
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,375 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%

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 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
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

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Glasgow

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Glasgow

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Glasgow

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Java Developer 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (75.00%) Spring
3 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (47.50%) Hibernate
5 37 (46.25%) TDD
6 30 (37.50%) SQL
7 25 (31.25%) Scrum
8 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 23 (28.75%) Multithreading
9 23 (28.75%) Relational Database
10 22 (27.50%) Concurrent Programming
10 22 (27.50%) BDD
11 20 (25.00%) Finance
12 19 (23.75%) Big Data
13 18 (22.50%) SOAP
13 18 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
14 17 (21.25%) SDLC
14 17 (21.25%) Web Services
14 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
15 16 (20.00%) JUnit
15 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
16 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
17 13 (16.25%) JSON
18 12 (15.00%) REST
18 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
18 12 (15.00%) XML
18 12 (15.00%) Oracle
19 11 (13.75%) JIRA
19 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
20 10 (12.50%) Microservices

Senior Java Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Coherence
1 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.75%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) Relational Database
2 19 (23.75%) Big Data
3 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
4 14 (17.50%) MongoDB
5 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
6 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.00%) DB2
9 4 (5.00%) CouchDB
10 3 (3.75%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.25%) ArangoDB
12 1 (1.25%) Blockchain
12 1 (1.25%) KDB
12 1 (1.25%) Kdb+
12 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) JUnit
2 11 (13.75%) JIRA
3 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.00%) Maven
4 5 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 4 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (2.50%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) Gradle
7 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.25%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.25%) jMock
7 1 (1.25%) Mockito
7 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.00%) Spring
2 38 (47.50%) Hibernate
3 18 (22.50%) SOAP
4 17 (21.25%) Web Services
5 13 (16.25%) JSON
6 12 (15.00%) REST
6 12 (15.00%) XML
7 9 (11.25%) JMS
8 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.75%) Apache Camel
9 7 (8.75%) RESTful
10 6 (7.50%) Angular 2
10 6 (7.50%) React
10 6 (7.50%) Spring Boot
10 6 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.25%) J2EE
11 5 (6.25%) Java EE
11 5 (6.25%) JDBC
12 4 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.75%) User Experience
3 6 (7.50%) Tandem
4 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) Android
2 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) TDD
3 25 (31.25%) Scrum
4 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 23 (28.75%) Multithreading
6 22 (27.50%) BDD
6 22 (27.50%) Concurrent Programming
7 17 (21.25%) SDLC
8 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.50%) Microservices
10 10 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.75%) Kanban
13 6 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (7.50%) DevOps
14 4 (5.00%) Android Development
14 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
14 4 (5.00%) Mobile Development
15 3 (3.75%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) SQL
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) Python
5 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Scala
6 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.00%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Sybase
3 5 (6.25%) Reuters
4 4 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) VMware