Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 26 40 19
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 103 39 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.98% 5.67% 10.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.27% 45.88% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 23 97
10th Percentile £27,550 £30,050 £21,400
25th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £40,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.02% -4.71% -5.56%
75th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £54,435
90th Percentile £55,000 £64,000 £56,525
Scotland median annual salary £44,676 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.94% +17.50% -2.44%

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 292 85 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.78% 12.35% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 168 58 178
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,800 £24,564
25th Percentile £39,722 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -2.22%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,438 £54,435
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £61,100
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -2.94%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Glasgow

Degree
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Degree in Glasgow

Degree
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 54 (52.43%) Computer Science
2 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.01%) Social Skills
4 31 (30.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (21.36%) C#
6 21 (20.39%) SQL
6 21 (20.39%) React
7 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
8 17 (16.50%) HTML
8 17 (16.50%) Oracle
8 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
8 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
10 15 (14.56%) Java
10 15 (14.56%) Software Engineering
10 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 14 (13.59%) Analytics
11 14 (13.59%) Finance
12 13 (12.62%) C
12 13 (12.62%) .NET
12 13 (12.62%) Windows
12 13 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
13 11 (10.68%) Information Security
13 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.68%) ERP
13 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
13 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
14 10 (9.71%) Microservices
14 10 (9.71%) SDLC

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 4 (3.88%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.91%) Sketch
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe XD
3 2 (1.94%) Figma
3 2 (1.94%) InDesign
3 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.97%) InVision
4 1 (0.97%) MadCap Flare
4 1 (0.97%) Marvel
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.88%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Azure
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (5.83%) AWS
3 4 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.88%) Firebase
4 2 (1.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 2 (1.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.97%) GCP
5 1 (0.97%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Firewall
1 7 (6.80%) VPN
2 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.85%) 3G
3 5 (4.85%) 4G
3 5 (4.85%) MQTT
3 5 (4.85%) WAN
4 4 (3.88%) 5G
4 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 4 (3.88%) LTE
4 4 (3.88%) Modbus
4 4 (3.88%) MPLS
4 4 (3.88%) Wireless
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.91%) DNS
5 3 (2.91%) Network Security
6 2 (1.94%) Intranet
7 1 (0.97%) DHCP
7 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.80%) Data Lake
3 7 (6.80%) Essbase
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.88%) DTS
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.94%) MySQL
7 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.94%) Tableau
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.97%) Big Data
8 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) JIRA
2 4 (3.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.91%) Appium
3 3 (2.91%) Cypress.io
3 3 (2.91%) Subversion
4 1 (0.97%) Ant
4 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.97%) Gradle
4 1 (0.97%) JUnit
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
4 1 (0.97%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.97%) Serenity BDD
4 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (33.01%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.59%) Finance
3 9 (8.74%) Electronics
4 7 (6.80%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (5.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (5.83%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.88%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (3.88%) Legal
6 4 (3.88%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (2.91%) Automotive
7 3 (2.91%) Wearables
8 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Banking
8 2 (1.94%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.94%) Marketing
8 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.94%) Publishing
9 1 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Developer
2 13 (12.62%) Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.80%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Automation Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Development Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Linux Server Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Report Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Research Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Senior Development Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Unix Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) React
2 17 (16.50%) HTML
3 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
4 13 (12.62%) .NET
5 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (8.74%) CSS
7 8 (7.77%) Web Services
7 8 (7.77%) XML
8 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (6.80%) MDX
9 6 (5.83%) REST
9 6 (5.83%) Vue.js
10 5 (4.85%) JSON
11 4 (3.88%) Ajax
11 4 (3.88%) SOAP
11 4 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.88%) Velocity
12 3 (2.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) User Experience
2 7 (6.80%) Legacy Code
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.85%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (3.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.88%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 4 (3.88%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.91%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Unix
2 9 (8.74%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.88%) AIX
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Solaris
5 3 (2.91%) Android
5 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.43%) Computer Science
2 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.59%) Analytics
6 13 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.68%) ERP
7 11 (10.68%) Information Security
7 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.71%) Microservices
8 10 (9.71%) Project Management
8 10 (9.71%) SDLC
8 10 (9.71%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.74%) Change Management
9 9 (8.74%) MVC
9 9 (8.74%) OO
9 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.74%) Web Development
10 8 (7.77%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.36%) C#
2 21 (20.39%) SQL
3 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.56%) Java
5 13 (12.62%) C
6 9 (8.74%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.88%) R
9 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
9 3 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.94%) C++
10 2 (1.94%) Java 8
10 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (30.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.88%) PhD
5 3 (2.91%) CCNA
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.91%) HNC
5 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.94%) CISA
6 2 (1.94%) CISSP
6 2 (1.94%) CRISC
6 2 (1.94%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.97%) CBAP
7 1 (0.97%) CEH
7 1 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.97%) HND
7 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) GDPR
3 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.91%) NIST
4 1 (0.97%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Oracle
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.77%) Cisco
4 5 (4.85%) Blue Prism
4 5 (4.85%) Cognos
4 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.88%) Adobe
5 4 (3.88%) Citrix
5 4 (3.88%) Google
5 4 (3.88%) Infor
5 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.88%) Sage
5 4 (3.88%) SAP
5 4 (3.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.91%) IBM
7 2 (1.94%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.97%) Apple
8 1 (0.97%) Casewise
8 1 (0.97%) HP