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

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 194 251 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.49% 13.55% 13.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.30% 57.97% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 148 206
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,900 £30,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,300 £55,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £43,349 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.72% +8.37% -5.88%

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 419 433 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.33% 23.38% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 262 288 492
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £29,038 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,174 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.56% +1.59% +2.41%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 98 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (37.11%) Finance
3 66 (34.02%) Computer Science
4 49 (25.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
6 36 (18.56%) Java
7 34 (17.53%) SQL
7 34 (17.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (17.01%) Git (software)
9 32 (16.49%) Banking
10 30 (15.46%) C#
11 29 (14.95%) JavaScript
12 27 (13.92%) HTML
12 27 (13.92%) .NET
12 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
13 25 (12.89%) Analytics
14 24 (12.37%) SQL Server
14 24 (12.37%) User Experience
15 23 (11.86%) Python
15 23 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 23 (11.86%) JIRA
16 22 (11.34%) OO
16 22 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (10.82%) Waterfall
18 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
18 20 (10.31%) Project Management
19 19 (9.79%) CSS
20 18 (9.28%) Scrum
20 18 (9.28%) 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 16 (8.25%) Confluence
2 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.03%) IIS
3 2 (1.03%) Jetty
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.03%) SAS
3 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.52%) DNN
4 1 (0.52%) Drupal
4 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) JBoss
4 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.52%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.52%) Tornado
4 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.61%) InVision
3 7 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.09%) Photoshop
5 4 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.55%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.52%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Movex
2 1 (0.52%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.12%) Firebase
3 7 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.61%) PaaS
4 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.09%) SaaS
5 3 (1.55%) IaaS
5 3 (1.55%) Office 365
6 2 (1.03%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.58%) HTTP
1 5 (2.58%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.03%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.03%) SAN
3 1 (0.52%) AMQP
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.52%) IPsec
3 1 (0.52%) SMTP
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
3 1 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.12%) Big Data
2 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.06%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.06%) Text Mining
5 3 (1.55%) GIS
5 3 (1.55%) MySQL
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.03%) Maltego
7 1 (0.52%) dBASE
7 1 (0.52%) Power BI
7 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.52%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (0.52%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.86%) JIRA
3 17 (8.76%) Axure RP
4 13 (6.70%) Subversion
5 10 (5.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (4.64%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.12%) Android Studio
7 8 (4.12%) Ant
7 8 (4.12%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.12%) Gradle
8 7 (3.61%) Moq
8 7 (3.61%) NUnit
8 7 (3.61%) Selenium
9 6 (3.09%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (2.06%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.55%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.55%) Toad
General
1 72 (37.11%) Finance
2 32 (16.49%) Banking
3 15 (7.73%) Investment Banking
3 15 (7.73%) Retail
4 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Advertising
6 3 (1.55%) Back Office
6 3 (1.55%) Electronics
6 3 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (1.03%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
7 2 (1.03%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.52%) Local Government
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (28.35%) Developer
2 29 (14.95%) Analyst
3 21 (10.82%) Designer
4 13 (6.70%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.19%) Software Developer
6 11 (5.67%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.15%) Architect
7 10 (5.15%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.15%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.64%) Android Developer
8 9 (4.64%) Lead Developer
8 9 (4.64%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.64%) Tester
8 9 (4.64%) UX Designer
9 8 (4.12%) Junior
9 8 (4.12%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Lead Android Developer
10 7 (3.61%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.61%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.92%) .NET
1 27 (13.92%) HTML
2 19 (9.79%) CSS
3 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.73%) REST
3 15 (7.73%) XML
4 14 (7.22%) jQuery
5 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (6.19%) Web Services
7 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
8 10 (5.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.64%) HTML5
10 8 (4.12%) Android SDK
10 8 (4.12%) Dagger
10 8 (4.12%) Retrofit
10 8 (4.12%) RxJava
11 5 (2.58%) Django
11 5 (2.58%) RESTful
11 5 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (2.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 66 (34.02%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.37%) User Experience
3 22 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (8.76%) Mobile App
6 13 (6.70%) Graphic Design
7 12 (6.19%) Over-the-Top Content
7 12 (6.19%) STB
8 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.58%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.58%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.58%) FMCG
10 5 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (2.06%) Driving Licence
11 4 (2.06%) IPTV
11 4 (2.06%) Video on Demand
12 2 (1.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 2 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.70%) Android
1 13 (6.70%) Linux
2 10 (5.15%) Windows
3 8 (4.12%) Unix
4 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
3 34 (17.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
5 25 (12.89%) Analytics
6 22 (11.34%) OO
7 21 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (10.82%) Waterfall
8 20 (10.31%) Project Management
9 18 (9.28%) Scrum
9 18 (9.28%) SDLC
9 18 (9.28%) TDD
10 17 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (8.76%) MVC
11 16 (8.25%) Human Factors
11 16 (8.25%) Wireframes
12 15 (7.73%) PRINCE2
13 14 (7.22%) Mentoring
13 14 (7.22%) Web Development
14 13 (6.70%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.56%) Java
2 34 (17.53%) SQL
3 30 (15.46%) C#
4 29 (14.95%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.86%) Python
6 13 (6.70%) C++
7 12 (6.19%) Ruby
8 10 (5.15%) PHP
9 8 (4.12%) Kotlin
9 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.61%) C
11 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.55%) Perl
11 3 (1.55%) R
12 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.03%) Scala
12 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (25.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.12%) MCAD
3 8 (4.12%) MCSD
3 8 (4.12%) MCTS
4 6 (3.09%) PMP
5 5 (2.58%) CISM
5 5 (2.58%) CISSP
5 5 (2.58%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.58%) SSCP
6 4 (2.06%) ISEB
6 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.03%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.03%) MCSE
8 2 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.25%) QA
2 7 (3.61%) PMO
3 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) GDPR
4 2 (1.03%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.03%) Ansible
2 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) Puppet
2 2 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.03%) WMI
3 1 (0.52%) AppManager
3 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.52%) logstash
3 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.67%) Adobe
2 11 (5.67%) Oracle
3 7 (3.61%) HP
4 6 (3.09%) SAP
5 5 (2.58%) VMware
6 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.06%) Zend
7 3 (1.55%) Avaloq
7 3 (1.55%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.55%) IBM
7 3 (1.55%) Splunk
7 3 (1.55%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco
8 2 (1.03%) Citrix
8 2 (1.03%) Planview
8 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) Infor
9 1 (0.52%) Veeam