Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 -23 +34
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 105 70 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.54% 3.23% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 3.49% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 31 101
Glasgow median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2126 2008 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.96% 92.71% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1087 1484
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (56.19%) Java
3 34 (32.38%) TDD
4 32 (30.48%) Python
5 30 (28.57%) DevOps
6 26 (24.76%) Open Source Development
7 25 (23.81%) Linux
7 25 (23.81%) Spring
8 24 (22.86%) NoSQL
9 23 (21.90%) MongoDB
10 22 (20.95%) Degree
10 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
11 21 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 21 (20.00%) Scrum
11 21 (20.00%) Finance
12 20 (19.05%) Docker
12 20 (19.05%) Test Automation
12 20 (19.05%) Hibernate
12 20 (19.05%) PHP
13 19 (18.10%) SQL
13 19 (18.10%) Web Services
14 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
14 18 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (16.19%) Relational Database
15 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (16.19%) Puppet
16 16 (15.24%) Redis
16 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
16 16 (15.24%) Ruby
16 16 (15.24%) Unix

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 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) JBoss
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.90%) Drupal
4 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.48%) GitHub
4 9 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) HTTP
2 10 (9.52%) DNS
2 10 (9.52%) SSL
2 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.57%) Firewall
3 9 (8.57%) Internet
3 9 (8.57%) IPsec
3 9 (8.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 23 (21.90%) MongoDB
3 17 (16.19%) Relational Database
4 16 (15.24%) Redis
5 12 (11.43%) MySQL
6 10 (9.52%) Hadoop
7 9 (8.57%) Big Data
8 7 (6.67%) Neo4j
9 5 (4.76%) Blockchain
9 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.90%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.95%) ArangoDB
13 1 (0.95%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.48%) Vagrant
3 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) JUnit
4 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 4 (3.81%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.81%) tSQLt
5 3 (2.86%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.90%) Appium
6 2 (1.90%) Calabash
7 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) JMeter
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Electronics
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (55.24%) Developer
2 35 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Graduate
10 5 (4.76%) Junior
10 5 (4.76%) Open Source Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) Spring
2 20 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 19 (18.10%) Web Services
4 13 (12.38%) Drools
5 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
5 11 (10.48%) J2EE
6 8 (7.62%) CSS
6 8 (7.62%) Java EE
7 7 (6.67%) HTML
7 7 (6.67%) Node.js
7 7 (6.67%) Symfony
8 6 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (4.76%) Qt
10 4 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.81%) Sass
11 3 (2.86%) .NET
11 3 (2.86%) HTML5
11 3 (2.86%) jQuery
11 3 (2.86%) REST
12 2 (1.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.57%) Internet of Things
3 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) Social Media
6 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Unix
3 11 (10.48%) CentOS
3 11 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.48%) Ubuntu
3 11 (10.48%) Windows
4 2 (1.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.38%) TDD
3 30 (28.57%) DevOps
4 26 (24.76%) Open Source Development
5 22 (20.95%) Configuration Management
6 21 (20.00%) Scrum
7 20 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.43%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
11 10 (9.52%) Web Development
12 8 (7.62%) DSDM
12 8 (7.62%) Microservices
12 8 (7.62%) SOA
13 7 (6.67%) BDD
13 7 (6.67%) Data Management
13 7 (6.67%) ITIL
13 7 (6.67%) SDLC
13 7 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (56.19%) Java
2 32 (30.48%) Python
3 21 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.05%) PHP
5 19 (18.10%) SQL
6 16 (15.24%) Ruby
7 12 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (11.43%) Perl
8 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 9 (8.57%) C++
10 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.86%) Jython
12 2 (1.90%) C#
12 2 (1.90%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.95%) C
13 1 (0.95%) Clojure
13 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.95%) Scala
13 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) ISEB
3 7 (6.67%) RHCE
4 5 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (4.76%) PhD
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) Docker
2 2 (1.90%) LXC
2 2 (1.90%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (16.19%) Puppet
2 10 (9.52%) Grafana
2 10 (9.52%) Nagios
2 10 (9.52%) ZABBIX
3 9 (8.57%) Packer
4 8 (7.62%) Ansible
4 8 (7.62%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.90%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.90%) Graphite
5 2 (1.90%) Icinga
5 2 (1.90%) Kibana
5 2 (1.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
3 9 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.86%) Informatica
4 3 (2.86%) Zend
5 2 (1.90%) Google
5 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) Intel
6 1 (0.95%) Perforce
6 1 (0.95%) Talend