Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 23 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 156 189 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.98% 9.53% 7.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.66% 56.93% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 130 112
Glasgow median annual salary £46,836 £42,426 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.40% -5.72% +1.69%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,159 £28,813
90th Percentile £56,525 £60,000 £66,175
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £42,463 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.68% +6.16% -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 253 332 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.19% 16.74% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 159 222 254
Glasgow median annual salary £44,820 £42,625 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.15% -8.33% +3.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,431 £30,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.40% +5.88% -

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 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 86 (55.13%) Computer Science
2 42 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.64%) Retail
4 38 (24.36%) .NET
5 36 (23.08%) SQL
5 36 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 36 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (21.79%) Finance
7 33 (21.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 32 (20.51%) SQL Server
9 28 (17.95%) Python
10 27 (17.31%) IT Strategy
11 26 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 24 (15.38%) Java
12 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (14.74%) Azure
14 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET
15 21 (13.46%) HTML
16 20 (12.82%) Automotive
16 20 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
17 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
17 18 (11.54%) CSS
17 18 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (11.54%) Docker
18 17 (10.90%) Web Services
18 17 (10.90%) C#
18 17 (10.90%) Middleware
18 17 (10.90%) Enterprise Architecture
18 17 (10.90%) Management Information System

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 15 (9.62%) IIS
2 10 (6.41%) Jupyter
2 10 (6.41%) SAS
3 8 (5.13%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.13%) CMS
4 6 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.28%) Drupal
5 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.92%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.74%) Azure
2 15 (9.62%) AWS
3 10 (6.41%) Power Platform
3 10 (6.41%) SaaS
4 4 (2.56%) GitHub
5 3 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.92%) GCP
6 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) Internet
2 7 (4.49%) LAN
3 5 (3.21%) Network Security
3 5 (3.21%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (3.21%) WAN
4 4 (2.56%) HTTP
4 4 (2.56%) SSL
5 3 (1.92%) Firewall
6 2 (1.28%) LTE
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.64%) DHCP
7 1 (0.64%) DNS
7 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.64%) VoIP
7 1 (0.64%) VPN
7 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.33%) Big Data
4 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 10 (6.41%) DTS
6 10 (6.41%) Power BI
6 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.49%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.92%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.92%) MySQL
10 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.28%) HBase
11 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.05%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.13%) Selenium
4 6 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.56%) FitNesse
5 4 (2.56%) Gradle
5 4 (2.56%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.92%) Maven
7 2 (1.28%) Ant
7 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.28%) Grunt
7 2 (1.28%) gulp
7 2 (1.28%) JIRA
7 2 (1.28%) JUnit
7 2 (1.28%) MSI
7 2 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.28%) REST Assured
7 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.64%) Postman
8 1 (0.64%) Protractor
General
1 40 (25.64%) Retail
2 34 (21.79%) Finance
3 20 (12.82%) Automotive
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.21%) Marketing
5 5 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.21%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.56%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.28%) Advertising
7 2 (1.28%) Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
7 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Consultant
3 23 (14.74%) Analyst
4 17 (10.90%) Applications Consultant
4 17 (10.90%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.05%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.05%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (6.41%) Trainee
6 10 (6.41%) Trainee Developer
6 10 (6.41%) Trainee Software Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Graduate
8 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Big Data Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.85%) Data Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.36%) .NET
2 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET
3 21 (13.46%) HTML
4 18 (11.54%) CSS
5 17 (10.90%) Middleware
5 17 (10.90%) Web Services
6 15 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 14 (8.97%) XML
8 12 (7.69%) SOAP
9 11 (7.05%) Spring
10 10 (6.41%) Classic ASP
10 10 (6.41%) REST
10 10 (6.41%) TensorFlow
11 9 (5.77%) React
12 8 (5.13%) JSON
12 8 (5.13%) RESTful
13 5 (3.21%) Spring Boot
13 5 (3.21%) XSLT
14 4 (2.56%) Apache Flex
14 4 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.21%) Cloud Native
5 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.21%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.21%) SCADA
6 4 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) e-Health
7 3 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) Robotics
7 3 (1.92%) User Experience
8 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.62%) Linux
2 8 (5.13%) Unix
3 7 (4.49%) Android
3 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.85%) Windows
5 3 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (55.13%) Computer Science
2 42 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 27 (17.31%) IT Strategy
5 18 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 17 (10.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (10.26%) Analytics
8 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.62%) SDLC
9 14 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (7.69%) CRM
10 12 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.69%) Microservices
11 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.05%) Scrum
12 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.41%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (6.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.08%) SQL
2 28 (17.95%) Python
3 26 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.38%) Java
5 17 (10.90%) C#
6 7 (4.49%) Scala
7 6 (3.85%) Java 8
7 6 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.21%) Perl
9 4 (2.56%) C
9 4 (2.56%) XPath
10 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.28%) Korn
11 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.28%) Ruby
12 1 (0.64%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.64%) Clojure
12 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (21.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (6.41%) HND
3 6 (3.85%) HNC
4 4 (2.56%) CISM
4 4 (2.56%) CISSP
4 4 (2.56%) OCA
4 4 (2.56%) OCP
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.92%) ACCA
5 3 (1.92%) CISA
6 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.28%) MBA
7 1 (0.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) GDPR
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 18 (11.54%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.21%) Ansible
4 4 (2.56%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.64%) Istio
5 1 (0.64%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle
3 12 (7.69%) Apple
4 10 (6.41%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (6.41%) SAP
5 6 (3.85%) Cisco
5 6 (3.85%) Palo Alto
6 5 (3.21%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.21%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.21%) Citrix
6 5 (3.21%) Infoblox
6 5 (3.21%) Radware
6 5 (3.21%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.28%) Tableau
8 1 (0.64%) Facebook
8 1 (0.64%) IBM
8 1 (0.64%) Trend Micro
8 1 (0.64%) UiPath
8 1 (0.64%) VMware