Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 15 26
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 103 96 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.02% 14.24% 9.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.64% 14.91% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 39 124
10th Percentile £37,600 £32,500 £32,725
25th Percentile £44,375 £43,125 £42,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +21.36% +3.00%
75th Percentile £71,875 £82,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £74,593
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £51,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +23.79% -1.90%

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 1,348 644 1,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.89% 95.55% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 901 454 1,150
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,125 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Glasgow

Microservices
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Glasgow

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 76 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (67.96%) Java
3 44 (42.72%) AWS
4 41 (39.81%) React
5 33 (32.04%) DevOps
6 29 (28.16%) TDD
7 27 (26.21%) Azure
8 26 (25.24%) Spring
8 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
9 25 (24.27%) .NET
10 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (20.39%) Spring Boot
11 20 (19.42%) Node.js
11 20 (19.42%) Scrum
12 19 (18.45%) C#
12 19 (18.45%) Mentoring
12 19 (18.45%) Social Skills
13 18 (17.48%) Full Stack Development
13 18 (17.48%) Docker
13 18 (17.48%) Test Automation
13 18 (17.48%) MVC
13 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
14 17 (16.50%) Finance
14 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
14 17 (16.50%) Public Sector
14 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (15.53%) MongoDB
16 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
16 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET
17 14 (13.59%) Web Services

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 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) Drupal
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 44 (42.72%) AWS
2 27 (26.21%) Azure
3 9 (8.74%) GitHub
4 6 (5.83%) GCP
5 5 (4.85%) SaaS
6 4 (3.88%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 4 (3.88%) Serverless
7 3 (2.91%) IaaS
8 2 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.94%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.94%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.94%) Azure Service Bus
8 2 (1.94%) Boomi
8 2 (1.94%) PaaS
8 2 (1.94%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MongoDB
2 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.71%) Redis
4 9 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.94%) Power BI
7 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) NUnit
2 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) Moq
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (18.45%) Social Skills
2 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Public Sector
3 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.83%) Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (1.94%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 51 (49.51%) Developer
2 19 (18.45%) Java Developer
2 19 (18.45%) Software Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) Architect
4 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (6.80%) React Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.85%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Data Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Principal Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.81%) React
2 26 (25.24%) Spring
3 25 (24.27%) .NET
4 21 (20.39%) Spring Boot
5 20 (19.42%) Node.js
6 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET
7 14 (13.59%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.59%) REST
7 14 (13.59%) Web Services
8 13 (12.62%) RESTful
9 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (10.68%) Hibernate
11 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (8.74%) .NET Core
13 8 (7.77%) SOAP
14 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
14 7 (6.80%) Redux
15 6 (5.83%) GraphQL
15 6 (5.83%) Kafka
16 5 (4.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (10.68%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.71%) Legacy Code
4 9 (8.74%) BBC
5 3 (2.91%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.94%) DataPower
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Linux
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Android
3 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.79%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.04%) DevOps
3 29 (28.16%) TDD
4 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (19.42%) Scrum
7 19 (18.45%) Mentoring
8 18 (17.48%) Full Stack Development
8 18 (17.48%) MVC
8 18 (17.48%) Test Automation
9 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (13.59%) OO
11 12 (11.65%) CQRS
11 12 (11.65%) SOLID
12 11 (10.68%) BDD
13 10 (9.71%) Mob Programming
13 10 (9.71%) OOP
13 10 (9.71%) Pair Programming
14 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (7.77%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (67.96%) Java
2 19 (18.45%) C#
3 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.68%) Java 8
4 11 (10.68%) TypeScript
5 10 (9.71%) SQL
6 9 (8.74%) Scala
7 8 (7.77%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) C
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Elixir
10 1 (0.97%) Groovy
10 1 (0.97%) Java 11
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) GDPR
3 1 (0.97%) HIPAA
System Software
1 18 (17.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) Terraform
3 1 (0.97%) Consul
3 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.88%) Databricks
3 4 (3.88%) SAP
3 4 (3.88%) StreamSets
4 3 (2.91%) IBM
5 2 (1.94%) Dell
5 2 (1.94%) Pega
6 1 (0.97%) Google
6 1 (0.97%) Okta
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat