Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 27 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 186 188 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.86% 8.22% 14.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.96% 41.78% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 125 124 151
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,825 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% +2.06% -
10th Percentile £25,404 £28,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,125 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +2.56%

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 365 450 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.39% 19.69% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 253 268 291
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,340 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 68 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.18%) Java
3 57 (30.65%) Finance
4 52 (27.96%) SQL
4 52 (27.96%) Computer Science
5 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
6 37 (19.89%) Microsoft
6 37 (19.89%) Test Automation
7 35 (18.82%) C#
8 34 (18.28%) Mentoring
9 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
10 32 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (16.67%) QA
11 31 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 31 (16.67%) CSS
11 31 (16.67%) Web Services
11 31 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 30 (16.13%) HTML
13 29 (15.59%) Coaching
14 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (13.98%) Analytics
15 26 (13.98%) OO
16 24 (12.90%) .NET
16 24 (12.90%) SDLC
16 24 (12.90%) Git (software)
17 23 (12.37%) Software Engineering
18 22 (11.83%) Unix
18 22 (11.83%) HTML5
18 22 (11.83%) Web Development
18 22 (11.83%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.08%) IIS
3 2 (1.08%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.54%) Confluence
4 1 (0.54%) JBoss
4 1 (0.54%) SAS
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.99%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.54%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (8.06%) SaaS
3 14 (7.53%) Office 365
4 12 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (4.84%) Azure Functions
5 9 (4.84%) Serverless
5 9 (4.84%) Yammer
6 8 (4.30%) IaaS
6 8 (4.30%) PaaS
7 6 (3.23%) npm
8 2 (1.08%) Firebase
8 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.54%) Force.com
9 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.60%) Skype
2 9 (4.84%) Intranet
3 8 (4.30%) Firewall
4 7 (3.76%) LAN
4 7 (3.76%) Unified Communications
4 7 (3.76%) WAN
5 6 (3.23%) Network Security
6 3 (1.61%) SNMP
7 2 (1.08%) BGP
8 1 (0.54%) DNS
8 1 (0.54%) DSL
8 1 (0.54%) MPLS
8 1 (0.54%) OSPF
8 1 (0.54%) SAN
8 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.06%) Big Data
3 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.91%) MarkLogic
4 11 (5.91%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.91%) Sybase ASE
5 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.15%) MySQL
8 4 (2.15%) QlikView
8 4 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.08%) HBase
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.99%) Maven
3 12 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.45%) JIRA
3 12 (6.45%) webpack
4 11 (5.91%) Subversion
4 11 (5.91%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.38%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.84%) JUnit
7 8 (4.30%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.76%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.23%) Grunt
9 6 (3.23%) Hudson
9 6 (3.23%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
10 5 (2.69%) JSUnit
10 5 (2.69%) MSTest
10 5 (2.69%) NUnit
General
1 57 (30.65%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Financial Institution
3 9 (4.84%) Investment Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Law
4 8 (4.30%) Billing
4 8 (4.30%) Retail
5 7 (3.76%) Electronics
6 3 (1.61%) Games
7 2 (1.08%) Front Office
7 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (39.78%) Developer
2 37 (19.89%) Java Developer
3 16 (8.60%) Analyst
4 15 (8.06%) Architect
4 15 (8.06%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (5.91%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.38%) Data Architect
8 9 (4.84%) Junior
8 9 (4.84%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Junior Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Design Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.23%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.23%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
2 31 (16.67%) CSS
2 31 (16.67%) Web Services
3 30 (16.13%) HTML
4 24 (12.90%) .NET
5 22 (11.83%) HTML5
6 18 (9.68%) jQuery
7 16 (8.60%) Spring
8 15 (8.06%) CSS3
8 15 (8.06%) Hibernate
9 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.99%) J2EE
10 11 (5.91%) Apache Flex
10 11 (5.91%) JMS
10 11 (5.91%) React
10 11 (5.91%) RESTful
11 10 (5.38%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (3.76%) Node.js
13 7 (3.76%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 52 (27.96%) Computer Science
2 32 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.30%) Robotics
5 7 (3.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.69%) User Experience
8 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.61%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.83%) Unix
2 19 (10.22%) Linux
2 19 (10.22%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Android
3 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.89%) Test Automation
3 34 (18.28%) Mentoring
4 29 (15.59%) Coaching
5 26 (13.98%) Analytics
5 26 (13.98%) OO
6 24 (12.90%) SDLC
7 23 (12.37%) Software Engineering
8 22 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (11.83%) Web Development
9 20 (10.75%) TDD
10 19 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (10.22%) Scrum
11 18 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (9.68%) Memory Management
11 18 (9.68%) Multithreading
11 18 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 17 (9.14%) MVC
12 17 (9.14%) Project Management
13 16 (8.60%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.18%) Java
2 52 (27.96%) SQL
3 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 35 (18.82%) C#
5 18 (9.68%) TypeScript
6 15 (8.06%) Python
7 13 (6.99%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.91%) XQuery
9 10 (5.38%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.76%) Perl
11 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.61%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.61%) Java 8
13 3 (1.61%) R
14 2 (1.08%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.08%) PHP
14 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.23%) MCSA
4 5 (2.69%) CCENT
4 5 (2.69%) CCNA
4 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.69%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (2.69%) MCP
4 5 (2.69%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (2.15%) ISEB
5 4 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.61%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.08%) HNC
8 1 (0.54%) HND
8 1 (0.54%) MCSD
8 1 (0.54%) MCSE
8 1 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.54%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) 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 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) HDFS
3 1 (0.54%) Docker
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) iptables
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (19.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.06%) Oracle
2 15 (8.06%) Sybase
3 13 (6.99%) Cisco
4 8 (4.30%) Google
5 7 (3.76%) NEC
5 7 (3.76%) SAP
5 7 (3.76%) Tableau
6 5 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.15%) VMware
8 3 (1.61%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.61%) Avaloq
8 3 (1.61%) Cognos
9 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.08%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.08%) IBM
9 2 (1.08%) Infor
9 2 (1.08%) Juniper
9 2 (1.08%) Veeam