Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 102 132
Rank change year-on-year +42 +30 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 136 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.51% 1.60% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.80% 1.72% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 14 15
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -
Scotland median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +22.22% -

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 2,343 1,858 2,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.86% 93.13% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,705 1,153 1,422
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 86 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (45.59%) Java
3 54 (39.71%) MVC
4 52 (38.24%) SQL
4 52 (38.24%) REST
5 48 (35.29%) .NET
6 47 (34.56%) C#
7 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET
8 43 (31.62%) NoSQL
9 39 (28.68%) Collaborative Working
10 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (27.94%) React
11 36 (26.47%) HTML
12 35 (25.74%) AngularJS
12 35 (25.74%) Open Source
12 35 (25.74%) Git (software)
13 34 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (24.26%) BPSS Clearance
14 33 (24.26%) TDD
15 32 (23.53%) Finance
15 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (22.79%) Spring
17 29 (21.32%) Web Services
18 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 28 (20.59%) Node.js
19 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (19.85%) Maven
19 27 (19.85%) WCF
20 26 (19.12%) Software Engineering
21 25 (18.38%) SOA

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 (3.68%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.21%) Confluence
3 3 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.21%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (13.97%) Dynamics 365
2 19 (13.97%) npm
2 19 (13.97%) Office 365
3 9 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (5.88%) PaaS
5 7 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.09%) HTTP
2 4 (2.94%) Internet
3 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.62%) NoSQL
2 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.76%) Big Data
3 16 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.56%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (5.88%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.68%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.47%) DB2
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) Git (software)
2 27 (19.85%) Maven
3 22 (16.18%) Eclipse
4 20 (14.71%) JUnit
5 19 (13.97%) Babel
5 19 (13.97%) Bitbucket
5 19 (13.97%) Gradle
5 19 (13.97%) Log4Net
5 19 (13.97%) NUnit
5 19 (13.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 19 (13.97%) webpack
6 17 (12.50%) JIRA
7 16 (11.76%) Mockito
7 16 (11.76%) Subversion
7 16 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.94%) Selenium
10 2 (1.47%) Ant
10 2 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 23 (16.91%) Banking
3 10 (7.35%) Games
4 6 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 58 (42.65%) Developer
2 26 (19.12%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.44%) Designer
4 19 (13.97%) Architect
5 18 (13.24%) Solutions Designer
6 14 (10.29%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.56%) Web Developer
8 12 (8.82%) Java Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Lead DevOps
9 11 (8.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (7.35%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (6.62%) Consultant
11 9 (6.62%) Java Consultant
12 7 (5.15%) Senior Developer
13 6 (4.41%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Software Developer
15 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
15 4 (2.94%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.24%) REST
2 48 (35.29%) .NET
3 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET
4 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (27.94%) React
5 36 (26.47%) HTML
6 35 (25.74%) AngularJS
7 31 (22.79%) Spring
8 29 (21.32%) Web Services
9 28 (20.59%) Node.js
10 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (19.85%) WCF
11 24 (17.65%) SOAP
12 23 (16.91%) JSON
12 23 (16.91%) XML
13 19 (13.97%) Enzyme
13 19 (13.97%) NHibernate
13 19 (13.97%) Redux
13 19 (13.97%) Spring.NET
13 19 (13.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.21%) DataPower
6 2 (1.47%) Derivative
6 2 (1.47%) Fintech
6 2 (1.47%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.71%) Windows
2 15 (11.03%) Linux
3 6 (4.41%) Unix
4 3 (2.21%) AIX
4 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (39.71%) MVC
3 39 (28.68%) Collaborative Working
4 35 (25.74%) Open Source
5 34 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (24.26%) TDD
7 26 (19.12%) Software Engineering
8 25 (18.38%) SOA
9 22 (16.18%) DevOps
9 22 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (13.97%) API Development
11 16 (11.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 16 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (11.76%) Web Design
11 16 (11.76%) Web Development
12 14 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (10.29%) TOGAF
13 13 (9.56%) Scrum
13 13 (9.56%) UML
14 12 (8.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.59%) Java
2 52 (38.24%) SQL
3 47 (34.56%) C#
4 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.97%) Python
6 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 14 (10.29%) PL/SQL
8 12 (8.82%) C++
9 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.74%) Clojure
11 1 (0.74%) Perl
11 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (24.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (1.47%) EMIR
1 2 (1.47%) MiFID
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) Docker
2 3 (2.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Ansible
2 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Oracle
2 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.15%) Google
4 3 (2.21%) IBM
5 2 (1.47%) Avaya
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco
5 2 (1.47%) Perforce
5 2 (1.47%) Wallstreet Suite