Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 96 107
Rank change year-on-year +37 +11 +46
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 117 55 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.35% 2.46% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 2.67% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 31 10
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +11.68% +15.88%
10th Percentile £33,100 £33,750 £28,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £96,625
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +8.25% +14.12%

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 2,064 2,061 2,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.33% 92.17% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,513 1,333 1,131
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (47.86%) Java
3 48 (41.03%) React
4 42 (35.90%) AngularJS
5 40 (34.19%) .NET
6 39 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 39 (33.33%) HTML
6 39 (33.33%) SQL
7 36 (30.77%) MVC
8 34 (29.06%) TDD
9 31 (26.50%) CSS
10 30 (25.64%) Spring
10 30 (25.64%) REST
10 30 (25.64%) Git (software)
11 29 (24.79%) C#
12 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
14 24 (20.51%) Docker
15 23 (19.66%) Web Services
16 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET
16 22 (18.80%) Eclipse
16 22 (18.80%) Finance
16 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (18.80%) NoSQL
17 21 (17.95%) HTML5
17 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
18 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
19 19 (16.24%) SOA
19 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (16.24%) Node.js

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 (5.98%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
4 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.69%) npm
4 8 (6.84%) PaaS
5 7 (5.98%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (5.98%) Office 365
6 5 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.56%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.56%) Serverless
8 2 (1.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) NoSQL
2 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
4 14 (11.97%) Big Data
4 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.84%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.27%) Text Mining
9 3 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.56%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (2.56%) DB2
9 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.85%) KDB
11 1 (0.85%) Kdb+
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.80%) Eclipse
3 18 (15.38%) Maven
4 16 (13.68%) Gradle
5 15 (12.82%) JUnit
5 15 (12.82%) Subversion
6 13 (11.11%) Mockito
7 12 (10.26%) Bitbucket
8 9 (7.69%) webpack
9 7 (5.98%) Babel
9 7 (5.98%) Log4Net
9 7 (5.98%) NUnit
9 7 (5.98%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (4.27%) JIRA
10 5 (4.27%) Selenium
10 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
12 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.56%) Grunt
12 3 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 22 (18.80%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Banking
2 11 (9.40%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (47.86%) Developer
2 21 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Designer
5 14 (11.97%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 12 (10.26%) Java Engineer
7 12 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Architect
10 8 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Consultant
12 5 (4.27%) Java Consultant
13 4 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.42%) PHP Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.03%) React
2 42 (35.90%) AngularJS
3 40 (34.19%) .NET
4 39 (33.33%) HTML
5 31 (26.50%) CSS
6 30 (25.64%) REST
6 30 (25.64%) Spring
7 23 (19.66%) Web Services
8 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET
9 21 (17.95%) HTML5
10 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (16.24%) Node.js
11 17 (14.53%) SOAP
12 16 (13.68%) CSS3
13 14 (11.97%) Struts
14 13 (11.11%) Spring Boot
15 12 (10.26%) Spring MVC
16 11 (9.40%) .NET Core
16 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (9.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.13%) Fintech
6 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.71%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) DataPower
7 1 (0.85%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.68%) Linux
2 7 (5.98%) Windows
3 2 (1.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) AIX
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.77%) MVC
3 34 (29.06%) TDD
4 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.24%) SOA
7 17 (14.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 17 (14.53%) OO
7 17 (14.53%) Open Source
7 17 (14.53%) Scrum
8 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.82%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (12.82%) Continuous Deployment
10 14 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (10.26%) UML
11 12 (10.26%) Web Design
11 12 (10.26%) Web Development
12 11 (9.40%) High Availability
12 11 (9.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.86%) Java
2 39 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 39 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (24.79%) C#
4 9 (7.69%) Python
4 9 (7.69%) Ruby
5 7 (5.98%) Java 8
5 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.13%) C++
6 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.27%) PHP
8 3 (2.56%) C
8 3 (2.56%) Scala
9 2 (1.71%) ES6
9 2 (1.71%) Groovy
9 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.85%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.85%) Clojure
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (5.98%) Degree
3 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) PMO
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (20.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) Zend
4 3 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Okta
6 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.85%) Wallstreet Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Xamarin