Period
to 26 May 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 60 102
Rank change year-on-year +20 +42 +32
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 107 136 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.67% 5.51% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 5.78% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 67 106 14
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £40,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £60,900
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -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 1,768 2,353 1,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.64% 95.26% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,247 1,710 1,157
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 2019.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.93%) JavaScript
3 45 (42.06%) Java
4 40 (37.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (28.97%) TDD
6 28 (26.17%) .NET
7 27 (25.23%) C#
7 27 (25.23%) Node.js
7 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
8 25 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (23.36%) Software Engineering
8 25 (23.36%) MVC
9 24 (22.43%) Degree
9 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
9 24 (22.43%) REST
9 24 (22.43%) React
10 21 (19.63%) SOA
10 21 (19.63%) CSS
10 21 (19.63%) Mentoring
10 21 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (18.69%) Web Services
11 20 (18.69%) HTML
12 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET
12 19 (17.76%) Spring
12 19 (17.76%) Test Automation
12 19 (17.76%) Docker
12 19 (17.76%) Greenfield Project
13 18 (16.82%) Technical Leadership
13 18 (16.82%) SQL
14 17 (15.89%) Finance

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 (4.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (4.67%) JBoss
2 4 (3.74%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (37.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (15.89%) Serverless
4 8 (7.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (6.54%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.80%) IaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.87%) PaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Big Data
3 9 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.48%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.67%) Neo4j
5 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.80%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.87%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) DB2
9 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.93%) HSQLDB
9 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.93%) OLTP
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) Redis
9 1 (0.93%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.41%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.41%) Maven
3 9 (8.41%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.61%) Gradle
4 6 (5.61%) JIRA
5 5 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.74%) FitNesse
6 4 (3.74%) JUnit
6 4 (3.74%) NUnit
7 3 (2.80%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.80%) Grunt
7 3 (2.80%) gulp
7 3 (2.80%) Moq
7 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (68.22%) Developer
2 22 (20.56%) Software Developer
3 19 (17.76%) .NET Developer
4 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
5 15 (14.02%) C# Developer
6 13 (12.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.28%) Architect
8 9 (8.41%) Lead Developer
9 8 (7.48%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (6.54%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (6.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.67%) Designer
12 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.67%) Solutions Designer
13 4 (3.74%) Analyst
13 4 (3.74%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.17%) .NET
2 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
2 27 (25.23%) Node.js
3 24 (22.43%) React
3 24 (22.43%) REST
4 21 (19.63%) CSS
5 20 (18.69%) HTML
5 20 (18.69%) Web Services
6 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET
6 19 (17.76%) Spring
7 16 (14.95%) RESTful
8 14 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (11.21%) .NET Framework
9 12 (11.21%) Entity Framework
9 12 (11.21%) JSON
9 12 (11.21%) Spring Boot
10 11 (10.28%) .NET Core
11 10 (9.35%) Middleware
12 9 (8.41%) React Native
13 8 (7.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 4 (3.74%) Fintech
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.93%) DataPower
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Android
2 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.67%) CentOS
3 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.97%) TDD
3 25 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (23.36%) MVC
3 25 (23.36%) Software Engineering
4 21 (19.63%) Mentoring
4 21 (19.63%) SOA
5 19 (17.76%) Test Automation
6 18 (16.82%) Technical Leadership
7 16 (14.95%) Computer Science
8 15 (14.02%) Scrum
9 13 (12.15%) Analytics
9 13 (12.15%) BDD
9 13 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (10.28%) DevOps
10 11 (10.28%) OO
10 11 (10.28%) Web Development
11 10 (9.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.48%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.93%) JavaScript
2 45 (42.06%) Java
3 27 (25.23%) C#
4 18 (16.82%) SQL
5 11 (10.28%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) Java 8
7 8 (7.48%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.67%) Jython
8 5 (4.67%) PHP
8 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.80%) C
10 2 (1.87%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.87%) Go
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby
10 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) Scala
11 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) MCAD
3 3 (2.80%) MCSD
3 3 (2.80%) MCTS
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.93%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) Istio
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Oracle
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.48%) Google
4 7 (6.54%) IBM
5 4 (3.74%) Apple
6 3 (2.80%) Zend
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.87%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) Sybase
8 1 (0.93%) TIBCO