Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 26 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 186 201 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.32% 8.72% 16.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.31% 42.77% 66.32%
Number of salaries quoted 124 125 162
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +5.06%

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 385 470 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.22% 20.40% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 280 282 289
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £27,375 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,375 £67,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 76 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.71%) Java
3 59 (31.72%) Computer Science
4 57 (30.65%) SQL
5 54 (29.03%) Finance
6 48 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 43 (23.12%) Test Automation
8 42 (22.58%) AngularJS
8 42 (22.58%) HTML
9 40 (21.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 38 (20.43%) CSS
11 37 (19.89%) Web Services
12 36 (19.35%) SQL Server
13 34 (18.28%) C#
13 34 (18.28%) Microsoft
14 32 (17.20%) .NET
15 29 (15.59%) OO
15 29 (15.59%) HTML5
15 29 (15.59%) QA
16 27 (14.52%) Git (software)
16 27 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (13.98%) Unix
17 26 (13.98%) TDD
17 26 (13.98%) SDLC
18 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
19 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (12.37%) Spring
20 23 (12.37%) Scrum
20 23 (12.37%) Linux
20 23 (12.37%) Python

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 12 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.84%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.61%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.08%) IIS
4 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Confluence
5 1 (0.54%) JBoss
5 1 (0.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (6.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.08%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.54%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.14%) SaaS
3 13 (6.99%) Office 365
4 9 (4.84%) Azure Functions
4 9 (4.84%) PaaS
4 9 (4.84%) Serverless
4 9 (4.84%) Yammer
5 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (3.23%) npm
7 4 (2.15%) IaaS
8 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.54%) Firebase
9 1 (0.54%) Force.com
9 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.45%) Skype
2 9 (4.84%) Intranet
3 5 (2.69%) LAN
3 5 (2.69%) WAN
4 4 (2.15%) Firewall
5 3 (1.61%) SAN
5 3 (1.61%) SNMP
5 3 (1.61%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.08%) BGP
6 2 (1.08%) CTI
6 2 (1.08%) Network Security
7 1 (0.54%) DNS
7 1 (0.54%) DSL
7 1 (0.54%) MPLS
7 1 (0.54%) OSPF
7 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.06%) Big Data
3 13 (6.99%) MarkLogic
3 13 (6.99%) Sybase ASE
4 11 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.69%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.61%) DB2
9 3 (1.61%) MySQL
9 3 (1.61%) QlikView
10 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.06%) Maven
3 13 (6.99%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.99%) webpack
4 12 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 12 (6.45%) JIRA
5 11 (5.91%) JUnit
5 11 (5.91%) Subversion
6 10 (5.38%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.84%) Jasmine
7 9 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.30%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.76%) Grunt
9 7 (3.76%) Selenium
9 7 (3.76%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
10 6 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (2.69%) MSTest
11 5 (2.69%) NUnit
12 4 (2.15%) JSUnit
General
1 54 (29.03%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.30%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.30%) Law
5 7 (3.76%) Electronics
5 7 (3.76%) Retail
6 4 (2.15%) Billing
7 3 (1.61%) Front Office
7 3 (1.61%) Games
7 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (47.85%) Developer
2 48 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 12 (6.45%) Architect
3 12 (6.45%) Software Engineer
3 12 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (5.91%) .NET Developer
4 11 (5.91%) Analyst
4 11 (5.91%) C# Developer
5 10 (5.38%) Data Architect
5 10 (5.38%) Graduate
6 9 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (4.84%) Junior
6 9 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 9 (4.84%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (4.30%) Designer
7 8 (4.30%) Junior Developer
8 7 (3.76%) Design Engineer
8 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.58%) AngularJS
1 42 (22.58%) HTML
2 38 (20.43%) CSS
3 37 (19.89%) Web Services
4 32 (17.20%) .NET
5 29 (15.59%) HTML5
6 23 (12.37%) Spring
7 18 (9.68%) jQuery
8 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET
8 17 (9.14%) Hibernate
9 15 (8.06%) CSS3
9 15 (8.06%) J2EE
10 13 (6.99%) Apache Flex
10 13 (6.99%) JMS
10 13 (6.99%) RESTful
11 12 (6.45%) React
12 11 (5.91%) Redux
13 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (4.84%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 59 (31.72%) Computer Science
2 27 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (4.30%) Robotics
5 7 (3.76%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.76%) User Experience
6 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.61%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.61%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (1.08%) FMCG
10 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.54%) BBC
11 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.98%) Unix
2 23 (12.37%) Linux
3 20 (10.75%) Windows
4 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.15%) Android
5 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) AIX
6 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.08%) Solaris
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.12%) Test Automation
3 29 (15.59%) OO
4 26 (13.98%) SDLC
4 26 (13.98%) TDD
5 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
6 23 (12.37%) Scrum
7 21 (11.29%) Analytics
7 21 (11.29%) Web Development
8 20 (10.75%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.75%) Waterfall
9 19 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (9.68%) Memory Management
10 18 (9.68%) Multithreading
11 17 (9.14%) MVC
11 17 (9.14%) Open Source
11 17 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (8.60%) Coaching
12 16 (8.60%) Data Analysis
12 16 (8.60%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.71%) Java
2 57 (30.65%) SQL
3 48 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 34 (18.28%) C#
5 23 (12.37%) Python
6 21 (11.29%) TypeScript
7 18 (9.68%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.99%) XQuery
9 11 (5.91%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.76%) Perl
11 6 (3.23%) Java 8
12 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.61%) C++
14 2 (1.08%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.08%) C
14 2 (1.08%) PHP
14 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 40 (21.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.15%) ISEB
2 4 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.61%) HNC
3 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CISM
4 2 (1.08%) CISSP
4 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.08%) MCSA
4 2 (1.08%) SSCP
5 1 (0.54%) CCNA
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.54%) HND
5 1 (0.54%) MCP
5 1 (0.54%) MCSD
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.59%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.54%) GxP
3 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.08%) HDFS
3 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) Firmware
4 1 (0.54%) iptables
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.54%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.54%) Nessus
2 1 (0.54%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.22%) Sybase
3 18 (9.68%) Oracle
4 8 (4.30%) Cognizant
5 7 (3.76%) Cisco
5 7 (3.76%) VMware
6 6 (3.23%) IBM
6 6 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.23%) SAP
7 3 (1.61%) Citrix
7 3 (1.61%) Google
7 3 (1.61%) NEC
7 3 (1.61%) Tableau
8 2 (1.08%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.08%) Avaloq
8 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.08%) Dell
8 2 (1.08%) EMC
8 2 (1.08%) Infor
8 2 (1.08%) Juniper