Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 188 227 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.63% 11.87% 13.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.72% 53.79% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 109 135 212
Glasgow median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,600 £25,400 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,725
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -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 430 422 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.44% 22.07% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 283 276 457
Glasgow median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,800 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 71 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (34.57%) Finance
3 60 (31.91%) Computer Science
4 45 (23.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (20.21%) Java
5 38 (20.21%) Software Engineering
6 36 (19.15%) SQL
7 33 (17.55%) HTML
8 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
9 27 (14.36%) CSS
9 27 (14.36%) Banking
9 27 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (13.83%) Analytics
11 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (13.30%) Test Automation
12 24 (12.77%) C#
13 23 (12.23%) .NET
13 23 (12.23%) User Experience
13 23 (12.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (11.70%) Python
14 22 (11.70%) Project Management
15 21 (11.17%) Microsoft
15 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
16 19 (10.11%) Waterfall
16 19 (10.11%) AngularJS
16 19 (10.11%) Mobile App
17 18 (9.57%) Axure RP
17 18 (9.57%) Human Factors
17 18 (9.57%) Web Services
17 18 (9.57%) Wireframes

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 9 (4.79%) Confluence
2 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.13%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.60%) Jetty
6 2 (1.06%) DNN
6 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.06%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.53%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) Tornado
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (3.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (3.19%) InVision
5 6 (3.19%) Photoshop
6 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) SAP CRM
1 5 (2.66%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.06%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.19%) PaaS
3 6 (3.19%) SaaS
4 4 (2.13%) Office 365
5 3 (1.60%) Firebase
6 2 (1.06%) IaaS
6 2 (1.06%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) HTTP
2 4 (2.13%) CTI
2 4 (2.13%) Internet
2 4 (2.13%) LAN
2 4 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) AMQP
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.53%) IPsec
4 1 (0.53%) SMTP
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.19%) Big Data
2 6 (3.19%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.13%) Text Mining
4 3 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.60%) GIS
4 3 (1.60%) MarkLogic
4 3 (1.60%) MySQL
4 3 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.06%) Maltego
5 2 (1.06%) Power BI
6 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Riak
6 1 (0.53%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (9.57%) Axure RP
2 15 (7.98%) JIRA
3 14 (7.45%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 10 (5.32%) Subversion
6 9 (4.79%) Selenium
7 6 (3.19%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.19%) Maven
8 5 (2.66%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.13%) Ant
9 4 (2.13%) JUnit
9 4 (2.13%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.60%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.60%) Gradle
10 3 (1.60%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.60%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.60%) Protractor
10 3 (1.60%) TestNG
10 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (34.57%) Finance
2 27 (14.36%) Banking
3 17 (9.04%) Retail
4 16 (8.51%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.19%) Law
7 4 (2.13%) Advertising
8 3 (1.60%) Back Office
8 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.06%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.53%) Front Office
10 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (28.72%) Developer
2 30 (15.96%) Analyst
3 22 (11.70%) Designer
4 12 (6.38%) Java Developer
4 12 (6.38%) Tester
5 11 (5.85%) .NET Developer
5 11 (5.85%) Software Developer
5 11 (5.85%) UX Designer
6 10 (5.32%) Web Developer
7 9 (4.79%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.26%) Graduate
8 8 (4.26%) Junior
8 8 (4.26%) Junior Developer
9 7 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.19%) Architect
10 6 (3.19%) Automation Tester
10 6 (3.19%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.19%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.19%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.55%) HTML
2 27 (14.36%) CSS
3 23 (12.23%) .NET
4 19 (10.11%) AngularJS
5 18 (9.57%) Web Services
6 16 (8.51%) jQuery
7 15 (7.98%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.38%) REST
9 11 (5.85%) HTML5
10 10 (5.32%) Spring
11 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (4.79%) XML
12 8 (4.26%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.19%) .NET Framework
13 6 (3.19%) JMS
13 6 (3.19%) React
14 5 (2.66%) J2EE
14 5 (2.66%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (2.66%) Sass
14 5 (2.66%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 60 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.23%) User Experience
4 19 (10.11%) Mobile App
5 16 (8.51%) Management Information System
6 14 (7.45%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (6.91%) Graphic Design
8 11 (5.85%) Algorithms
9 8 (4.26%) FMCG
9 8 (4.26%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (3.72%) Data Structures
10 7 (3.72%) STB
11 4 (2.13%) IPTV
11 4 (2.13%) Video on Demand
12 3 (1.60%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
13 2 (1.06%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 2 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.91%) Windows
2 10 (5.32%) Linux
3 9 (4.79%) Unix
4 7 (3.72%) Android
4 7 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.21%) Software Engineering
3 27 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (13.83%) Analytics
5 25 (13.30%) Test Automation
6 23 (12.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (11.70%) Project Management
8 19 (10.11%) Waterfall
9 18 (9.57%) Human Factors
9 18 (9.57%) Wireframes
10 16 (8.51%) OO
10 16 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (8.51%) Web Development
11 15 (7.98%) PRINCE2
11 15 (7.98%) TDD
12 14 (7.45%) ITIL
12 14 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.45%) MVC
12 14 (7.45%) Risk Management
12 14 (7.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.21%) Java
2 36 (19.15%) SQL
3 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.77%) C#
5 22 (11.70%) Python
6 13 (6.91%) PHP
7 10 (5.32%) Ruby
8 7 (3.72%) C++
8 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.60%) C
10 3 (1.60%) Java 8
10 3 (1.60%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.60%) XQuery
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
11 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.06%) Scala
11 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.53%) F#
Qualifications
1 45 (23.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.72%) CISM
2 7 (3.72%) CISSP
2 7 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (3.72%) PMP
2 7 (3.72%) SSCP
3 5 (2.66%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (2.66%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.60%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.53%) HNC
6 1 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) MCSE
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.45%) QA
2 8 (4.26%) PMO
3 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.06%) GDPR
4 2 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) Docker
3 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.53%) XenApp
4 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Ansible
1 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.60%) Puppet
2 2 (1.06%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.06%) WMI
3 1 (0.53%) AppManager
3 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.53%) Control-M
3 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.53%) logstash
3 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (11.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.91%) Adobe
3 9 (4.79%) Cisco
3 9 (4.79%) Oracle
4 8 (4.26%) SAP
5 7 (3.72%) VMware
6 6 (3.19%) IBM
7 5 (2.66%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.13%) HP
8 4 (2.13%) Zend
9 3 (1.60%) Citrix
9 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.60%) Splunk
9 3 (1.60%) Sybase
9 3 (1.60%) Virgin Media
10 2 (1.06%) Planview
11 1 (0.53%) Google
11 1 (0.53%) Informatica
11 1 (0.53%) Reuters
11 1 (0.53%) TIBCO