Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 89 94
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 +54
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 106 68 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.09% 2.96% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 3.20% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 38 10
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +21.83% +15.88%
10th Percentile £34,577 £36,375 £28,675
90th Percentile £64,500 £80,000 £96,625
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +17.65%

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 1,963 2,122 1,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.19% 92.42% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,407 1,376 1,050
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.66% +0.46% +4.71%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (45.28%) React
3 44 (41.51%) Java
4 43 (40.57%) .NET
5 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
6 36 (33.96%) C#
6 36 (33.96%) HTML
7 35 (33.02%) CSS
8 33 (31.13%) SQL
8 33 (31.13%) MVC
9 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
10 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
11 28 (26.42%) TDD
12 25 (23.58%) Spring
12 25 (23.58%) Docker
13 23 (21.70%) Finance
14 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
15 21 (19.81%) OO
15 21 (19.81%) HTML5
16 20 (18.87%) Web Services
16 20 (18.87%) Oracle
16 20 (18.87%) Kubernetes
17 19 (17.92%) Scrum
18 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
18 18 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (16.04%) REST
19 17 (16.04%) SQL Server

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 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.89%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.94%) Jetty
4 1 (0.94%) nginx
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.94%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (16.04%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (14.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.72%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.72%) Serverless
5 3 (2.83%) npm
5 3 (2.83%) PaaS
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.89%) GitHub
6 2 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
5 10 (9.43%) Big Data
6 8 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.66%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (4.72%) Text Mining
10 4 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.89%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.89%) DB2
12 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.89%) MySQL
12 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.94%) KDB
13 1 (0.94%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.32%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.32%) Subversion
3 11 (10.38%) Gradle
4 8 (7.55%) Maven
5 7 (6.60%) JUnit
6 6 (5.66%) Bitbucket
6 6 (5.66%) Mockito
6 6 (5.66%) Selenium
7 5 (4.72%) Grunt
7 5 (4.72%) gulp
7 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.83%) webpack
9 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.89%) Hudson
9 2 (1.89%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.94%) Moq
10 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (59.43%) Developer
2 21 (19.81%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 18 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.04%) Software Engineer
6 16 (15.09%) Senior Developer
7 15 (14.15%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Architect
8 8 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Designer
10 6 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (4.72%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Java Engineer
12 4 (3.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.77%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (45.28%) React
2 43 (40.57%) .NET
3 36 (33.96%) HTML
4 35 (33.02%) CSS
5 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
6 25 (23.58%) Spring
7 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
8 21 (19.81%) HTML5
9 20 (18.87%) Web Services
10 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (16.04%) REST
11 15 (14.15%) .NET Core
12 14 (13.21%) CSS3
12 14 (13.21%) Node.js
13 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (9.43%) RESTful
14 10 (9.43%) SOAP
14 10 (9.43%) Spring Boot
15 8 (7.55%) .NET Framework
15 8 (7.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.55%) Fintech
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.77%) User Experience
6 2 (1.89%) DataPower
7 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.94%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Linux
1 4 (3.77%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) AIX
2 1 (0.94%) Android
2 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.94%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.13%) MVC
3 28 (26.42%) TDD
4 21 (19.81%) OO
5 19 (17.92%) Scrum
6 18 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 17 (16.04%) SOA
8 15 (14.15%) CRM
9 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.32%) BDD
10 12 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (10.38%) SDLC
12 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (9.43%) Web Development
13 8 (7.55%) DevOps
13 8 (7.55%) Open Source
14 7 (6.60%) Decision-Making
14 7 (6.60%) SOLID
15 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.51%) Java
2 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.96%) C#
4 33 (31.13%) SQL
5 10 (9.43%) Java 8
5 10 (9.43%) PHP
5 10 (9.43%) Python
6 7 (6.60%) Ruby
7 5 (4.72%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.77%) C++
8 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.83%) C
9 3 (2.83%) ES6
9 3 (2.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) Clojure
10 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) PMO
1 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (18.87%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Oracle
2 15 (14.15%) Google
3 8 (7.55%) Zend
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.89%) CA
5 2 (1.89%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.89%) IBM
5 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.94%) Okta
6 1 (0.94%) Serena
6 1 (0.94%) Sybase
6 1 (0.94%) TIBCO