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

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 24 14
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 175 214 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.21% 9.70% 16.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.00% 47.98% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 108 119 191
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £25,350 £23,700 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,325 £68,150 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 407 446 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.76% 20.21% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 286 268 369
Glasgow median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,625 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +1.80%

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.00%) Java
3 51 (29.14%) Finance
4 48 (27.43%) SQL
5 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
6 39 (22.29%) Web Services
7 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
8 36 (20.57%) HTML
8 36 (20.57%) AngularJS
9 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
9 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
10 32 (18.29%) Test Automation
11 31 (17.71%) .NET
12 29 (16.57%) CSS
12 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
14 26 (14.86%) C#
14 26 (14.86%) Software Engineering
15 24 (13.71%) OO
15 24 (13.71%) Python
15 24 (13.71%) HTML5
16 22 (12.57%) QA
16 22 (12.57%) Spring
17 21 (12.00%) TDD
17 21 (12.00%) Banking
17 21 (12.00%) Analytics
18 19 (10.86%) Git (software)
18 19 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (10.29%) Scrum
19 18 (10.29%) Unix

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 14 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.29%) Jetty
4 4 (2.29%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.71%) Jupyter
5 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.14%) DNN
6 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.57%) Tornado
7 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.86%) SAP CRM
2 5 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.71%) PaaS
3 9 (5.14%) SaaS
4 8 (4.57%) Office 365
5 6 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.86%) Serverless
6 5 (2.86%) Yammer
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.57%) IaaS
7 1 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) Intranet
2 5 (2.86%) Skype
3 4 (2.29%) CTI
3 4 (2.29%) LAN
3 4 (2.29%) WAN
4 3 (1.71%) SAN
5 2 (1.14%) SNMP
6 1 (0.57%) AMQP
6 1 (0.57%) BGP
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.57%) MPLS
6 1 (0.57%) Network Security
6 1 (0.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) MarkLogic
2 9 (5.14%) Sybase ASE
3 7 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.43%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.86%) Big Data
5 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.29%) GIS
6 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.71%) DB2
8 2 (1.14%) Maltego
8 2 (1.14%) MySQL
8 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.14%) Power BI
8 2 (1.14%) QlikView
8 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.29%) Maven
3 10 (5.71%) JIRA
4 9 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.57%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.57%) Selenium
6 7 (4.00%) Subversion
7 6 (3.43%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.43%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.86%) Grunt
8 5 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.86%) JUnit
8 5 (2.86%) MSTest
8 5 (2.86%) NUnit
8 5 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (2.29%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.71%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.71%) TestNG
General
1 51 (29.14%) Finance
2 21 (12.00%) Banking
3 13 (7.43%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.00%) Law
5 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.86%) Retail
5 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.14%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Front Office
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 66 (37.71%) Developer
2 30 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.29%) Analyst
4 11 (6.29%) Designer
4 11 (6.29%) Software Engineer
5 10 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 9 (5.14%) Software Developer
6 9 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Architect
7 8 (4.57%) Graduate
7 8 (4.57%) Tester
8 7 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (3.43%) C# Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Data Scientist
9 6 (3.43%) Design Engineer
9 6 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.86%) Digital Analyst
10 5 (2.86%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.29%) Web Services
2 36 (20.57%) AngularJS
2 36 (20.57%) HTML
3 31 (17.71%) .NET
4 29 (16.57%) CSS
5 24 (13.71%) HTML5
6 22 (12.57%) Spring
7 16 (9.14%) Hibernate
8 15 (8.57%) ASP.NET
9 13 (7.43%) jQuery
10 12 (6.86%) REST
11 11 (6.29%) .NET Framework
12 10 (5.71%) J2EE
12 10 (5.71%) JMS
12 10 (5.71%) RESTful
13 9 (5.14%) Apache Flex
13 9 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.14%) CSS3
14 8 (4.57%) Entity Framework
15 6 (3.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
2 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Algorithms
3 11 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.57%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.00%) User Experience
6 6 (3.43%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.86%) FMCG
7 5 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.29%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.29%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.57%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.29%) Unix
2 14 (8.00%) Windows
3 11 (6.29%) Linux
4 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.71%) Android
6 3 (1.71%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.14%) AIX
7 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.29%) Test Automation
3 26 (14.86%) Software Engineering
4 24 (13.71%) OO
5 21 (12.00%) Analytics
5 21 (12.00%) TDD
6 18 (10.29%) Scrum
7 17 (9.71%) Waterfall
8 16 (9.14%) CRM
8 16 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (8.00%) Coaching
9 14 (8.00%) SDLC
10 13 (7.43%) Open Source
10 13 (7.43%) Project Management
11 12 (6.86%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.86%) Web Development
12 11 (6.29%) Decision-Making
12 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.29%) MVC
12 11 (6.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.00%) Java
2 48 (27.43%) SQL
3 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.86%) C#
5 24 (13.71%) Python
6 15 (8.57%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.86%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.14%) XQuery
9 7 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.00%) Java 8
10 5 (2.86%) PHP
10 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.29%) C++
12 3 (1.71%) Perl
13 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.14%) Ruby
14 1 (0.57%) Erlang
14 1 (0.57%) F#
14 1 (0.57%) Haskell
14 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (18.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.29%) CISM
4 4 (2.29%) CISSP
4 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.29%) SSCP
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.57%) HNC
6 1 (0.57%) HND
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.57%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) PMO
3 3 (1.71%) SLA
4 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.29%) Docker
3 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Ansible
1 4 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.57%) Control-M
2 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.57%) logstash
2 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.71%) Oracle
3 14 (8.00%) Sybase
4 11 (6.29%) Cognizant
5 9 (5.14%) Cisco
5 9 (5.14%) VMware
6 8 (4.57%) SAP
7 6 (3.43%) IBM
8 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.29%) Adobe
9 4 (2.29%) Citrix
10 3 (1.71%) Splunk
11 2 (1.14%) Avaloq
11 2 (1.14%) Dell
11 2 (1.14%) EMC
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.14%) Symantec
11 2 (1.14%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.57%) Informatica
12 1 (0.57%) Juniper