Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 193 308 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.37% 14.36% 13.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.70% 60.75% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128 147 206
Glasgow median annual salary £40,900 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.25% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £28,925 £26,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £66,625 £55,000 £60,125
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%

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 452 507 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.60% 23.64% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 267 285 523
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £55,000 £57,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Degree.

1 101 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.68%) Computer Science
3 63 (32.64%) Finance
4 55 (28.50%) SQL
5 44 (22.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 40 (20.73%) C#
7 38 (19.69%) Java
7 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
8 37 (19.17%) .NET
9 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
10 34 (17.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
12 32 (16.58%) Microsoft
13 28 (14.51%) Banking
13 28 (14.51%) Analytics
14 26 (13.47%) Scrum
14 26 (13.47%) JavaScript
15 25 (12.95%) OO
15 25 (12.95%) MVC
16 24 (12.44%) JIRA
16 24 (12.44%) User Experience
17 23 (11.92%) Relational Database
17 23 (11.92%) C++
18 22 (11.40%) HTML
18 22 (11.40%) Open Source
19 21 (10.88%) QA
19 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET
20 20 (10.36%) CSS
20 20 (10.36%) XML
20 20 (10.36%) Continuous Integration

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 17 (8.81%) Confluence
2 5 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.55%) SAS
3 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) nginx
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (2.59%) InVision
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.52%) Movex
2 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.25%) SaaS
2 8 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.15%) Firebase
3 6 (3.11%) PaaS
4 4 (2.07%) Office 365
5 3 (1.55%) IaaS
5 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.04%) Heroku
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) VoIP
2 2 (1.04%) Firewall
2 2 (1.04%) HTTP
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) Network Security
2 2 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.52%) Broadband
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) LAN
3 1 (0.52%) MPLS
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.11%) Big Data
5 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.55%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.04%) MySQL
7 2 (1.04%) Power BI
8 1 (0.52%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.44%) JIRA
3 16 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.74%) Moq
4 13 (6.74%) NUnit
5 12 (6.22%) Axure RP
5 12 (6.22%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.22%) Subversion
6 9 (4.66%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.15%) Android Studio
7 8 (4.15%) Ant
7 8 (4.15%) Gradle
8 7 (3.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (3.63%) JUnit
8 7 (3.63%) Maven
9 4 (2.07%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.07%) tSQLt
9 4 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.55%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.55%) Toad
General
1 63 (32.64%) Finance
2 28 (14.51%) Banking
3 13 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.66%) Electronics
5 8 (4.15%) Retail
6 2 (1.04%) Back Office
6 2 (1.04%) Games
6 2 (1.04%) Legal
6 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.04%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.04%) Publishing
6 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (39.38%) Developer
2 29 (15.03%) Analyst
3 22 (11.40%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.33%) Software Developer
5 15 (7.77%) C# Developer
5 15 (7.77%) Designer
5 15 (7.77%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.77%) Software Engineer
6 13 (6.74%) Android Developer
6 13 (6.74%) Graduate
6 13 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 13 (6.74%) Lead Developer
7 12 (6.22%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (5.70%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.18%) Junior
10 9 (4.66%) C++ Developer
11 8 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.17%) .NET
2 22 (11.40%) HTML
3 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.36%) CSS
4 20 (10.36%) XML
5 19 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (9.84%) Web Services
6 18 (9.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (6.74%) jQuery
7 13 (6.74%) REST
7 13 (6.74%) Spring
8 12 (6.22%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.66%) Entity Framework
10 8 (4.15%) Android SDK
10 8 (4.15%) Dagger
10 8 (4.15%) React
10 8 (4.15%) Retrofit
10 8 (4.15%) RxJava
10 8 (4.15%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (3.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 65 (33.68%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.44%) User Experience
3 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.70%) Over-the-Top Content
5 11 (5.70%) STB
6 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
7 8 (4.15%) Graphic Design
7 8 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (3.11%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.59%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.59%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.55%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.55%) IPTV
10 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.55%) Social Media
10 3 (1.55%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.04%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.36%) Android
2 10 (5.18%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.18%) Linux
3 8 (4.15%) Unix
4 7 (3.63%) Windows
5 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
3 34 (17.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (14.51%) Analytics
5 26 (13.47%) Scrum
6 25 (12.95%) MVC
6 25 (12.95%) OO
7 22 (11.40%) Open Source
8 20 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.33%) Data Modelling
9 18 (9.33%) SDLC
9 18 (9.33%) Test Automation
10 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
10 17 (8.81%) TDD
11 16 (8.29%) OOD
11 16 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.77%) Collaborative Working
12 15 (7.77%) Waterfall
13 14 (7.25%) Web Development
14 13 (6.74%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.50%) SQL
2 40 (20.73%) C#
3 38 (19.69%) Java
4 26 (13.47%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.92%) C++
6 19 (9.84%) Python
7 9 (4.66%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.15%) Kotlin
8 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.11%) C
10 5 (2.59%) PHP
10 5 (2.59%) R
11 4 (2.07%) Perl
12 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.55%) Ruby
13 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (22.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.77%) MCAD
3 15 (7.77%) MCSD
3 15 (7.77%) MCTS
4 11 (5.70%) ISEB
5 8 (4.15%) PhD
6 6 (3.11%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (2.59%) PMP
8 4 (2.07%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.04%) CISSP
9 2 (1.04%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.04%) MCSE
9 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) CCDE
10 1 (0.52%) CCIE
10 1 (0.52%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.52%) CCNP
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.88%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.52%) GDPR
2 1 (0.52%) MISRA
2 1 (0.52%) PMO
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.04%) Firmware
1 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.52%) Nessus
3 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.33%) Oracle
3 10 (5.18%) Adobe
4 7 (3.63%) HP
4 7 (3.63%) IBM
5 6 (3.11%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.59%) Informatica
7 3 (1.55%) Avaloq
7 3 (1.55%) Reuters
8 2 (1.04%) Cisco
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix
8 2 (1.04%) Planview
8 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.04%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) Avaya
9 1 (0.52%) BT
9 1 (0.52%) Intel
9 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.52%) Palo Alto