Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 30 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 195 167 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.83% 7.61% 13.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.04% 41.03% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 135 106 151
Glasgow median annual salary £42,426 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.72% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,150 £29,063 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,875 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,426 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.07% -4.76% +5.00%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 336 407 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.94% 18.55% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 225 246 283
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,750 £27,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.63%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Glasgow

Degree
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Degree in Glasgow

Degree
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 66 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.28%) Computer Science
3 58 (29.74%) Java
4 50 (25.64%) Finance
5 45 (23.08%) SQL
6 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
7 42 (21.54%) Microsoft
8 41 (21.03%) Software Engineering
9 40 (20.51%) HTML
10 39 (20.00%) C#
10 39 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 37 (18.97%) Computer Science Degree
12 36 (18.46%) Mentoring
13 34 (17.44%) CSS
14 32 (16.41%) MVC
14 32 (16.41%) Git (software)
15 31 (15.90%) SQL Server
16 27 (13.85%) SDLC
17 26 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (12.82%) Web Development
19 24 (12.31%) AngularJS
19 24 (12.31%) Analytics
19 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (11.79%) Coaching
20 23 (11.79%) HTML5
21 22 (11.28%) QA
22 21 (10.77%) .NET
22 21 (10.77%) Web Services
23 20 (10.26%) Windows
23 20 (10.26%) TDD

Degree
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 8 (4.10%) nginx
2 7 (3.59%) Apache
2 7 (3.59%) lighttpd
3 6 (3.08%) JBoss
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.05%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.54%) IIS
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.03%) WildFly
7 1 (0.51%) Confluence
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) Jetty
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.51%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.51%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (7.18%) SaaS
4 9 (4.62%) Office 365
5 8 (4.10%) IaaS
6 7 (3.59%) npm
7 5 (2.56%) Serverless
8 4 (2.05%) Azure Functions
8 4 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.05%) Yammer
9 3 (1.54%) PaaS
10 2 (1.03%) Firebase
10 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.51%) Force.com
11 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) Skype
2 9 (4.62%) Firewall
3 7 (3.59%) LAN
3 7 (3.59%) Unified Communications
3 7 (3.59%) WAN
4 5 (2.56%) Network Security
5 4 (2.05%) Intranet
6 2 (1.03%) DNS
6 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.03%) SAN
6 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.03%) VPN
7 1 (0.51%) BGP
7 1 (0.51%) DHCP
7 1 (0.51%) DSL
7 1 (0.51%) Internet
7 1 (0.51%) RS-485
7 1 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.18%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.15%) Big Data
4 10 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.62%) MySQL
6 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.59%) MarkLogic
7 7 (3.59%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (3.08%) QlikView
9 5 (2.56%) Power BI
9 5 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.05%) MariaDB
10 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.18%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.15%) Maven
3 12 (6.15%) webpack
4 11 (5.64%) Eclipse
4 11 (5.64%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.64%) Subversion
5 10 (5.13%) JUnit
6 9 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.62%) JIRA
6 9 (4.62%) Selenium
7 7 (3.59%) Ant
7 7 (3.59%) Hudson
7 7 (3.59%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.08%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio Code
9 5 (2.56%) Gradle
9 5 (2.56%) Grunt
9 5 (2.56%) JSUnit
10 4 (2.05%) IntelliJ
General
1 50 (25.64%) Finance
2 19 (9.74%) Banking
3 11 (5.64%) Retail
4 8 (4.10%) Billing
4 8 (4.10%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.59%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.59%) Law
6 4 (2.05%) Games
6 4 (2.05%) Legal
7 3 (1.54%) Electronics
8 2 (1.03%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (35.38%) Developer
2 31 (15.90%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.79%) Software Engineer
4 20 (10.26%) Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Architect
6 12 (6.15%) Junior
7 11 (5.64%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.64%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.62%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.62%) Junior Developer
8 9 (4.62%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.10%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.59%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.59%) Java Engineer
10 7 (3.59%) Lead Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.08%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.08%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.51%) HTML
2 34 (17.44%) CSS
3 24 (12.31%) AngularJS
4 23 (11.79%) HTML5
5 21 (10.77%) .NET
5 21 (10.77%) Web Services
6 18 (9.23%) CSS3
7 16 (8.21%) jQuery
8 14 (7.18%) ASP.NET
8 14 (7.18%) RESTful
8 14 (7.18%) Spring
9 11 (5.64%) J2EE
10 10 (5.13%) Hibernate
10 10 (5.13%) Node.js
10 10 (5.13%) React
11 9 (4.62%) JSON
12 8 (4.10%) .NET Framework
12 8 (4.10%) Ajax
12 8 (4.10%) Redux
12 8 (4.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.64%) User Experience
4 9 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.59%) Robotics
5 7 (3.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.54%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.54%) Clustering
10 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.03%) Fintech
10 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.26%) Windows
2 18 (9.23%) Linux
3 16 (8.21%) Unix
4 8 (4.10%) Android
4 8 (4.10%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.10%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) CentOS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.28%) Computer Science
3 41 (21.03%) Software Engineering
4 39 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 36 (18.46%) Mentoring
6 32 (16.41%) MVC
7 27 (13.85%) SDLC
8 26 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (12.82%) Web Development
10 24 (12.31%) Analytics
11 23 (11.79%) Coaching
12 20 (10.26%) TDD
13 18 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (9.23%) OO
14 17 (8.72%) Project Management
15 16 (8.21%) Scrum
15 16 (8.21%) Service Delivery
16 15 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (7.18%) Memory Management
17 14 (7.18%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.74%) Java
2 45 (23.08%) SQL
3 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
4 39 (20.00%) C#
5 12 (6.15%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.64%) PHP
7 10 (5.13%) Python
8 7 (3.59%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.59%) PHP 7
8 7 (3.59%) XQuery
9 6 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.56%) C
10 5 (2.56%) Java 8
10 5 (2.56%) Perl
10 5 (2.56%) VBA
11 4 (2.05%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.05%) C++
11 4 (2.05%) R
12 2 (1.03%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (18.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (4.62%) HND
2 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.10%) Master's Degree
3 8 (4.10%) MCSA
4 7 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.56%) CCENT
5 5 (2.56%) CCNA
5 5 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (2.56%) MCP
5 5 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.54%) ISEB
6 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.03%) HNC
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.51%) MCSD
8 1 (0.51%) MCSE
8 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.28%) QA
2 5 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) GxP
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.54%) Docker
2 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) Firmware
3 2 (1.03%) HDFS
4 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.51%) iptables
4 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.54%) SCCM
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.51%) Core Impact
4 1 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Nessus
4 1 (0.51%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.74%) Oracle
3 13 (6.67%) Cisco
4 11 (5.64%) Tableau
5 8 (4.10%) Google
5 8 (4.10%) Sybase
6 7 (3.59%) NEC
7 6 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.08%) SAP
8 5 (2.56%) Teradata
9 4 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.54%) Cognos
10 3 (1.54%) IBM
10 3 (1.54%) VMware
11 2 (1.03%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.03%) Apple
11 2 (1.03%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.03%) HP
11 2 (1.03%) Infor