Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 96 126
Rank change year-on-year +50 +30 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 136 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.92% 2.29% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 2.46% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 106 29 10
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -25.00%

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,174 2,114 2,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.60% 93.05% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,623 1,289 1,246
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Glasgow

Microservices
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microservices in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Microservices in Glasgow

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microservices 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 Microservices.

1 90 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.06%) Java
3 51 (37.50%) MVC
4 49 (36.03%) SQL
5 48 (35.29%) .NET
6 47 (34.56%) React
7 45 (33.09%) AngularJS
7 45 (33.09%) REST
8 42 (30.88%) NoSQL
9 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
10 38 (27.94%) C#
10 38 (27.94%) HTML
10 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET
11 36 (26.47%) TDD
12 33 (24.26%) Open Source
12 33 (24.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (23.53%) Spring
13 32 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
14 31 (22.79%) Git (software)
15 29 (21.32%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (21.32%) BPSS Clearance
16 28 (20.59%) Node.js
16 28 (20.59%) Finance
17 27 (19.85%) Software Engineering
17 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Azure
18 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
19 24 (17.65%) Web Services
20 23 (16.91%) CSS
20 23 (16.91%) SOA
20 23 (16.91%) Eclipse

Microservices
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 7 (5.15%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.76%) npm
3 15 (11.03%) Dynamics 365
3 15 (11.03%) Office 365
4 11 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (7.35%) PaaS
6 4 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.47%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.47%) SaaS
8 2 (1.47%) Serverless
9 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.88%) NoSQL
2 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.44%) MongoDB
4 18 (13.24%) Big Data
5 17 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (5.15%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (2.94%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.21%) DB2
9 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.47%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.74%) KDB
11 1 (0.74%) Kdb+
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (22.79%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.91%) Eclipse
3 21 (15.44%) Maven
4 18 (13.24%) JUnit
5 17 (12.50%) Gradle
6 16 (11.76%) Mockito
6 16 (11.76%) webpack
7 15 (11.03%) Babel
7 15 (11.03%) Bitbucket
7 15 (11.03%) Log4Net
7 15 (11.03%) NUnit
7 15 (11.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (11.03%) Subversion
8 14 (10.29%) JIRA
8 14 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.47%) Selenium
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.74%) TestNG
General
1 28 (20.59%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 12 (8.82%) Games
4 6 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Law
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 59 (43.38%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Designer
3 21 (15.44%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.97%) Solutions Designer
5 18 (13.24%) Architect
6 17 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.56%) Web Developer
8 12 (8.82%) Java Engineer
8 12 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Consultant
11 5 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Java Consultant
11 5 (3.68%) Lead DevOps
11 5 (3.68%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.29%) .NET
2 47 (34.56%) React
3 45 (33.09%) AngularJS
3 45 (33.09%) REST
4 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET
4 38 (27.94%) HTML
5 33 (24.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (23.53%) Spring
7 28 (20.59%) Node.js
8 24 (17.65%) Web Services
9 23 (16.91%) CSS
10 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (13.97%) SOAP
11 19 (13.97%) WCF
12 18 (13.24%) CSS3
12 18 (13.24%) HTML5
12 18 (13.24%) XML
13 17 (12.50%) .NET Core
13 17 (12.50%) JSON
13 17 (12.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.68%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.94%) Fintech
7 3 (2.21%) User Experience
8 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.74%) LIMS
9 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Linux
2 15 (11.03%) Windows
3 2 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (37.50%) MVC
3 36 (26.47%) TDD
4 33 (24.26%) Open Source
5 32 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
6 29 (21.32%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (19.85%) Software Engineering
8 23 (16.91%) SOA
9 21 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 16 (11.76%) DevOps
11 16 (11.76%) Scrum
12 15 (11.03%) API Development
12 15 (11.03%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (11.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (11.03%) UML
12 15 (11.03%) Web Design
13 14 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (10.29%) TOGAF
13 14 (10.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (47.06%) Java
2 49 (36.03%) SQL
3 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.94%) C#
5 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 14 (10.29%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.29%) Python
7 11 (8.09%) C++
8 7 (5.15%) Ruby
9 5 (3.68%) Java 8
10 2 (1.47%) C
10 2 (1.47%) Clojure
10 2 (1.47%) Groovy
10 2 (1.47%) Scala
10 2 (1.47%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.74%) Perl
11 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) VB6
11 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (4.41%) Degree
3 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) PMO
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft
1 19 (13.97%) Oracle
2 3 (2.21%) Google
3 2 (1.47%) Sybase
3 2 (1.47%) Wallstreet Suite