Period
to 26 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 105 91 113
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 7 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.01% 0.71% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.74% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
10th Percentile £23,450 - £18,625
25th Percentile £24,250 £32,500 £18,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £35,000 £20,250
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +72.84% -22.86%
75th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £22,031
90th Percentile - - £23,000
Scotland median annual salary £26,000 £22,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +15.56% -21.05% +1.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,486 943 1,513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.93% 95.25% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 950 671 1,092
10th Percentile £31,999 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -1.73%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Glasgow

Graduate
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Glasgow

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Graduate in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Glasgow

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, Graduate job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) e-Learning
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Local Government
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery Management
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server

Graduate Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Azure
1 1 (6.25%) GCP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appium
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Police
2 1 (6.25%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) e-Learning
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Analytics
1 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
1 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) UX Design
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle