Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 83 91
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 22 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.38% 3.28% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 3.46% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 39
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +21.95%
10th Percentile £35,650 £28,450 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £56,850 £55,250
Scotland median annual salary £57,124 £50,000 £44,705
% change year-on-year +14.25% +11.84% -4.88%

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 1,493 1,879 2,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.96% 94.85% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,058 1,341 1,366
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -2.11% +10.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 9 (40.91%) Big Data
6 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
6 9 (40.91%) Public Sector
7 8 (36.36%) BDD
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
7 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 8 (36.36%) Perl
8 7 (31.82%) AWS
8 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
8 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
8 7 (31.82%) Line Management
8 7 (31.82%) SDLC
8 7 (31.82%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (27.27%) Blog
9 6 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (27.27%) Ruby
9 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Hadoop

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 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Big Data
2 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
4 1 (4.55%) HBase
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
2 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
3 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
4 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.55%) Gatling
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.55%) NeoLoad
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) Test Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Principal Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Test Automation Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Data Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Open Source Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) React Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) React
4 1 (4.55%) Django
4 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.55%) GraphQL
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth
4 1 (4.55%) React Native
4 1 (4.55%) SAML
4 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blog
2 4 (18.18%) Cloud Native
2 4 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) BDD
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (31.82%) Line Management
6 7 (31.82%) SDLC
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 4 (18.18%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) Stress Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) Perl
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
6 4 (18.18%) Go
6 4 (18.18%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Clojure
7 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Fortify
1 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Ambari
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.55%) Oozie
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
1 1 (4.55%) Hortonworks
1 1 (4.55%) HubSpot
1 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle