Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 73 55
Rank change year-on-year -24 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 67 58 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.97% 3.12% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 3.37% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 83
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £34,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

Open Source 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 2,104 1,720 2,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.26% 92.42% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,023 1,514
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.49% +2.35% +1.80%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £43,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.78% +1.18%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Glasgow

Open Source
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Open Source in Glasgow

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
5 27 (40.30%) Python
6 26 (38.81%) Docker
7 25 (37.31%) TDD
8 23 (34.33%) Ruby
9 22 (32.84%) DevOps
9 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
10 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
11 17 (25.37%) Linux
11 17 (25.37%) Spring
12 16 (23.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
12 16 (23.88%) Firewall
12 16 (23.88%) Web Services
12 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
13 15 (22.39%) Vagrant
13 15 (22.39%) SQL
13 15 (22.39%) CentOS
13 15 (22.39%) Ubuntu
14 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
14 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
14 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
14 14 (20.90%) Packer
14 14 (20.90%) Open Source Development
15 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
15 13 (19.40%) Scrum

Open Source
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 (10.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (16.42%) GitHub
4 5 (7.46%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (7.46%) npm
4 5 (7.46%) Office 365
5 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 9 (13.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
2 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.96%) Redis
4 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 4 (5.97%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Parquet
6 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Vagrant
2 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Babel
3 5 (7.46%) Log4Net
3 5 (7.46%) NUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (7.46%) Selenium
3 5 (7.46%) webpack
4 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
4 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.48%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.49%) Protractor
7 1 (1.49%) TestNG
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (11.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.46%) Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Cloud Developer
10 2 (2.99%) DevOps Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Spring
2 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
2 16 (23.88%) Web Services
3 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
4 12 (17.91%) .NET
5 11 (16.42%) HTML
6 10 (14.93%) Drools
7 9 (13.43%) React
8 8 (11.94%) Node.js
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.96%) CSS
10 6 (8.96%) J2EE
10 6 (8.96%) JSON
10 6 (8.96%) XML
11 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (7.46%) Enzyme
11 5 (7.46%) Jest
11 5 (7.46%) NHibernate
11 5 (7.46%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Internet of Things
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (22.39%) CentOS
3 15 (22.39%) Ubuntu
4 5 (7.46%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) TDD
3 22 (32.84%) DevOps
4 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
5 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
5 14 (20.90%) Open Source Development
5 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
6 13 (19.40%) Scrum
7 9 (13.43%) Microservices
8 8 (11.94%) MVC
9 7 (10.45%) BDD
10 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.96%) OO
10 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.96%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (7.46%) API Development
11 5 (7.46%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (5.97%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 4 (5.97%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Java
2 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
2 27 (40.30%) Python
3 23 (34.33%) Ruby
4 15 (22.39%) SQL
5 9 (13.43%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) PHP
7 5 (7.46%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) PHP 7
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Clojure
9 1 (1.49%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) R
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
3 6 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) LXC
2 1 (1.49%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Packer
2 10 (14.93%) Ansible
3 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (11.94%) Puppet
4 2 (2.99%) Kibana
4 2 (2.99%) logstash
5 1 (1.49%) Graphite
5 1 (1.49%) Icinga
5 1 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Google
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Talend
4 1 (1.49%) Zend