Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 153 177 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.36% 7.70% 8.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.06% 43.92% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 100 108 103
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £57,625 £60,000 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - -

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 283 403 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.46% 17.54% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 173 285 257
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% -2.96%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% +2.41% -2.35%

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 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 61 (39.87%) Computer Science
2 41 (26.80%) SQL Server
3 40 (26.14%) CSS
4 38 (24.84%) HTML
4 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (24.18%) .NET
6 35 (22.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
8 28 (18.30%) Retail
9 25 (16.34%) Finance
9 25 (16.34%) JavaScript
9 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
9 25 (16.34%) Test Automation
10 22 (14.38%) Automotive
11 21 (13.73%) SQL
11 21 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (13.07%) Java
13 19 (12.42%) C#
14 18 (11.76%) Oracle
14 18 (11.76%) MVC
15 17 (11.11%) CRM
16 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET
16 16 (10.46%) Project Management
16 16 (10.46%) Business Analysis
16 16 (10.46%) QA
16 16 (10.46%) SDLC
17 15 (9.80%) HTML5
17 15 (9.80%) CSS3
18 14 (9.15%) Customer Engagement
18 14 (9.15%) Service Delivery

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 (7.84%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) lighttpd
2 11 (7.19%) nginx
3 9 (5.88%) IIS
4 4 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.61%) Confluence
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.65%) Figma
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.65%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.65%) Actimize
2 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.54%) SaaS
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.23%) Office 365
3 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.27%) IaaS
5 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.65%) GitHub
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.65%) npm
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) Serverless
7 1 (0.65%) Yammer
7 1 (0.65%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) Firewall
2 7 (4.58%) LAN
3 5 (3.27%) LTE
3 5 (3.27%) Skype
3 5 (3.27%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.27%) WAN
4 4 (2.61%) Internet
5 3 (1.96%) Wireless
6 2 (1.31%) Network Security
6 2 (1.31%) VPN
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) DNS
7 1 (0.65%) FWSM
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) IPsec
7 1 (0.65%) SSL
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) DTS
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.61%) Big Data
5 4 (2.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.31%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.31%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.31%) MySQL
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.31%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.58%) Maven
3 6 (3.92%) JIRA
4 5 (3.27%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.27%) Moq
4 5 (3.27%) NUnit
4 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.61%) FitNesse
5 4 (2.61%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.96%) Subversion
7 2 (1.31%) Gradle
7 2 (1.31%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.31%) jMock
7 2 (1.31%) JUnit
7 2 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.31%) MSTest
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.31%) Protractor
7 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (18.30%) Retail
2 25 (16.34%) Finance
3 22 (14.38%) Automotive
4 10 (6.54%) Legal
5 6 (3.92%) Billing
6 5 (3.27%) Banking
6 5 (3.27%) Games
6 5 (3.27%) Marketing
6 5 (3.27%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.96%) Law
7 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.65%) Police
Job Titles
1 61 (39.87%) Developer
2 22 (14.38%) Software Developer
3 16 (10.46%) Analyst
4 13 (8.50%) Architect
5 11 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.54%) Consultant
6 10 (6.54%) Graduate
7 9 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Requirements Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Requirements Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Software Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Systems Architect
8 8 (5.23%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.23%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.58%) ETL Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Junior
10 6 (3.92%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.14%) CSS
2 38 (24.84%) HTML
3 37 (24.18%) .NET
4 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET
5 15 (9.80%) CSS3
5 15 (9.80%) HTML5
6 14 (9.15%) Web Services
7 13 (8.50%) SOAP
8 12 (7.84%) REST
9 11 (7.19%) XML
10 9 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.23%) Classic ASP
11 8 (5.23%) RESTful
12 7 (4.58%) Apache Flex
13 6 (3.92%) .NET Framework
14 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.27%) React
14 5 (3.27%) Spring
15 4 (2.61%) .NET Core
15 4 (2.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) Mobile App
1 12 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (7.19%) User Experience
3 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.31%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) BBC
8 1 (0.65%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) SCADA
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.31%) Unix
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) AIX
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.87%) Computer Science
2 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.34%) Test Automation
4 21 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (11.76%) MVC
6 17 (11.11%) CRM
7 16 (10.46%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.46%) Project Management
7 16 (10.46%) SDLC
8 14 (9.15%) Customer Engagement
8 14 (9.15%) Service Delivery
9 13 (8.50%) Presales
10 12 (7.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (7.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 11 (7.19%) MVVM
11 11 (7.19%) Project Delivery
11 11 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.19%) Web Development
12 10 (6.54%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.34%) JavaScript
2 21 (13.73%) SQL
3 20 (13.07%) Java
4 19 (12.42%) C#
5 11 (7.19%) PHP
5 11 (7.19%) PHP 7
6 7 (4.58%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.92%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.27%) Python
9 2 (1.31%) C
9 2 (1.31%) Java 8
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (22.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (8.50%) HND
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.61%) CISM
4 4 (2.61%) CISSP
4 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.96%) MCAD
5 3 (1.96%) MCSD
5 3 (1.96%) MCTS
6 2 (1.31%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.31%) CCNA
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.31%) MCITP
6 2 (1.31%) MCSA
6 2 (1.31%) MCSE
6 2 (1.31%) PMP
6 2 (1.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.46%) QA
2 5 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) Docker
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.96%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.96%) Puppet
3 2 (1.31%) CFEngine
3 2 (1.31%) Istio
3 2 (1.31%) Salt
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.65%) QRadar
4 1 (0.65%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.76%) Oracle
3 8 (5.23%) Apple
4 7 (4.58%) Cisco
5 6 (3.92%) SAP
6 4 (2.61%) IBM
6 4 (2.61%) NEC
7 3 (1.96%) Citrix
8 2 (1.31%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.65%) Adobe
9 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.65%) Concur
9 1 (0.65%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.65%) F5
9 1 (0.65%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.65%) Nimsoft
9 1 (0.65%) Pega
9 1 (0.65%) Splunk
9 1 (0.65%) Trend Micro
9 1 (0.65%) VMware