Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 863 996 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.17% 44.56% 37.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.49% 48.37% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 667 603 341
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +12.79% -4.44%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,080 2,059 2,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.42% 92.13% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,527 1,333 1,126
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 357 (41.37%) Java
2 328 (38.01%) SQL
3 293 (33.95%) JavaScript
4 226 (26.19%) Finance
5 225 (26.07%) SDLC
6 220 (25.49%) C#
7 210 (24.33%) .NET
8 207 (23.99%) Scrum
9 205 (23.75%) HTML
10 193 (22.36%) TDD
11 171 (19.81%) AngularJS
12 169 (19.58%) Oracle
13 165 (19.12%) Python
14 143 (16.57%) SQL Server
15 134 (15.53%) OO
16 133 (15.41%) Git (software)
17 130 (15.06%) MVC
18 121 (14.02%) ASP.NET
19 118 (13.67%) NoSQL
20 117 (13.56%) Test Automation
21 115 (13.33%) Spring
21 115 (13.33%) Software Engineering
22 113 (13.09%) Microsoft Azure
23 109 (12.63%) CSS
24 106 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
25 104 (12.05%) Hibernate
26 102 (11.82%) Collaborative Working
27 98 (11.36%) Web Services
28 95 (11.01%) Maven
29 92 (10.66%) Linux

Agile Software Development
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 (2.90%) WebSphere
2 24 (2.78%) JBoss
3 17 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.16%) Apache
5 10 (1.16%) Confluence
6 7 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.70%) CloudStack
7 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.46%) IIS
8 4 (0.46%) Jetty
8 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.35%) CMS
9 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.35%) GemFire
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.23%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.58%) Mingle
3 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.12%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 15 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Primavera
3 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) LongView
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 113 (13.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (8.34%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.09%) npm
4 14 (1.62%) PaaS
4 14 (1.62%) SaaS
5 12 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (1.27%) GitHub
6 11 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.27%) Office 365
7 9 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.46%) Force.com
9 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.35%) Serverless
10 2 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.12%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.12%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.12%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.12%) IaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.09%) Internet
2 10 (1.16%) HTTP
3 6 (0.70%) Hyperconnected
4 4 (0.46%) DNS
4 4 (0.46%) Firewall
5 3 (0.35%) AMQP
5 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.23%) DHCP
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.23%) SAN
6 2 (0.23%) SNMP
6 2 (0.23%) SSH
7 1 (0.12%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 118 (13.67%) NoSQL
3 79 (9.15%) Relational Database
4 64 (7.42%) Hadoop
5 62 (7.18%) MySQL
6 61 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (5.68%) Big Data
8 44 (5.10%) MongoDB
9 42 (4.87%) RDBMS
10 29 (3.36%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (2.55%) Oracle Database
13 21 (2.43%) DB2
14 18 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.39%) MarkLogic
15 12 (1.39%) Sybase ASE
16 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (1.16%) QlikView
18 9 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 133 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 95 (11.01%) Maven
3 85 (9.85%) Jenkins
4 49 (5.68%) JIRA
5 47 (5.45%) Cucumber
6 34 (3.94%) Selenium
7 31 (3.59%) Subversion
8 30 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.13%) TeamCity
10 23 (2.67%) JUnit
10 23 (2.67%) webpack
11 19 (2.20%) Hudson
12 17 (1.97%) SpecFlow
13 16 (1.85%) Appium
13 16 (1.85%) Visual Studio
14 15 (1.74%) NUnit
15 11 (1.27%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.27%) JBehave
16 9 (1.04%) Grunt
16 9 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 226 (26.19%) Finance
2 90 (10.43%) Banking
3 16 (1.85%) Games
3 16 (1.85%) Retail Banking
4 13 (1.51%) Advertising
5 11 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.04%) Law
7 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.58%) Retail
9 4 (0.46%) Legal
9 4 (0.46%) Local Government
9 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Marketing
11 2 (0.23%) Front Office
11 2 (0.23%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 418 (48.44%) Developer
2 128 (14.83%) .NET Developer
3 124 (14.37%) Java Developer
4 75 (8.69%) Senior Developer
5 73 (8.46%) Analyst
6 72 (8.34%) C# Developer
7 63 (7.30%) Architect
8 62 (7.18%) Software Engineer
9 51 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 43 (4.98%) Technical Leader
11 38 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 34 (3.94%) Business Analyst
13 33 (3.82%) Software Developer
13 33 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (3.59%) Java Engineer
15 25 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
16 24 (2.78%) Designer
17 22 (2.55%) Lead Developer
17 22 (2.55%) Senior .NET Developer
18 18 (2.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (24.33%) .NET
2 205 (23.75%) HTML
3 171 (19.81%) AngularJS
4 121 (14.02%) ASP.NET
5 115 (13.33%) Spring
6 109 (12.63%) CSS
7 104 (12.05%) Hibernate
8 98 (11.36%) Web Services
9 84 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (8.81%) WCF
11 74 (8.57%) React
12 72 (8.34%) HTML5
13 70 (8.11%) REST
13 70 (8.11%) RESTful
14 65 (7.53%) Node.js
15 61 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 51 (5.91%) XML
17 40 (4.63%) J2EE
18 39 (4.52%) .NET Framework
19 31 (3.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 106 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
2 64 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (6.60%) User Experience
4 48 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.20%) Robotics
7 18 (2.09%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.39%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.81%) Fintech
10 7 (0.81%) Internet of Things
10 7 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.58%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.46%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.46%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.46%) Mobile Games
12 4 (0.46%) Online Games
12 4 (0.46%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 92 (10.66%) Linux
2 84 (9.73%) Unix
3 41 (4.75%) Windows
4 36 (4.17%) Android
5 33 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.46%) Solaris
10 3 (0.35%) AIX
10 3 (0.35%) CentOS
10 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.12%) Tru64
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (26.07%) SDLC
2 207 (23.99%) Scrum
3 193 (22.36%) TDD
4 134 (15.53%) OO
5 130 (15.06%) MVC
6 117 (13.56%) Test Automation
7 115 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 102 (11.82%) Collaborative Working
9 92 (10.66%) BDD
10 91 (10.54%) OOP
11 90 (10.43%) Waterfall
12 79 (9.15%) Mentoring
13 77 (8.92%) Microservices
14 67 (7.76%) DevOps
15 66 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
16 64 (7.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 63 (7.30%) Open Source
18 62 (7.18%) Analytics
19 57 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 357 (41.37%) Java
2 328 (38.01%) SQL
3 293 (33.95%) JavaScript
4 220 (25.49%) C#
5 165 (19.12%) Python
6 62 (7.18%) PHP
7 58 (6.72%) Ruby
8 48 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 29 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.13%) TypeScript
11 24 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 22 (2.55%) C++
13 21 (2.43%) Apple Swift
14 20 (2.32%) Java 8
14 20 (2.32%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.97%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.39%) Perl
16 12 (1.39%) XQuery
17 11 (1.27%) ES6
18 10 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 74 (8.57%) Degree
2 14 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.27%) ISEB
5 9 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.35%) CASP
8 3 (0.35%) CISM
8 3 (0.35%) CISSP
8 3 (0.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CCIE
9 2 (0.23%) CCNA
9 2 (0.23%) CCNP
9 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ACCA
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.65%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.70%) PMO
3 4 (0.46%) COBIT
3 4 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 88 (10.20%) Docker
2 6 (0.70%) vSphere
2 6 (0.70%) Xen
2 6 (0.70%) XenServer
3 4 (0.46%) NFS
4 3 (0.35%) HDFS
4 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.23%) Samba
5 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) LXC
6 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 92 (10.66%) Ansible
2 76 (8.81%) Puppet
3 22 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.04%) Cobbler
5 8 (0.93%) Icinga
6 7 (0.81%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.70%) Graphite
7 6 (0.70%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.58%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.58%) Packer
8 5 (0.58%) Terraform
9 3 (0.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.12%) Core Impact
10 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.12%) Marathon
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 169 (19.58%) Oracle
2 84 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 24 (2.78%) IBM
3 24 (2.78%) Sybase
4 23 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 15 (1.74%) Google
6 14 (1.62%) VMware
7 12 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.27%) Facebook
9 9 (1.04%) Citrix
9 9 (1.04%) Cognos
9 9 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.93%) Chordiant
10 8 (0.93%) Tableau
11 7 (0.81%) Informatica
12 6 (0.70%) EnterpriseDB
12 6 (0.70%) Perforce
12 6 (0.70%) SAP