Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 59 74
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 81 103 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.79% 4.47% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 4.85% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 31
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,750 £60,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%

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 2,009 2,125 2,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.05% 92.27% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,455 1,369 1,112
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £28,727
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 57 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) TDD
3 34 (41.98%) Java
4 31 (38.27%) SDLC
5 29 (35.80%) Finance
6 28 (34.57%) SQL
7 26 (32.10%) Hibernate
8 24 (29.63%) Oracle
8 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
9 23 (28.40%) J2EE
10 22 (27.16%) Unix
11 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
11 20 (24.69%) Web Services
12 18 (22.22%) Spring
13 16 (19.75%) Banking
13 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (18.52%) NoSQL
15 14 (17.28%) Microservices
16 13 (16.05%) Shell Script
16 13 (16.05%) Linux
16 13 (16.05%) Degree
17 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
17 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
18 11 (13.58%) Sybase
18 11 (13.58%) DB2
18 11 (13.58%) OO
18 11 (13.58%) Apache
18 11 (13.58%) XML
18 11 (13.58%) XQuery
18 11 (13.58%) JMS

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 11 (13.58%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) JBoss
3 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.23%) Moodle
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (3.70%) npm
3 3 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) AMQP
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.58%) DB2
3 11 (13.58%) MarkLogic
3 11 (13.58%) Sybase ASE
4 9 (11.11%) Big Data
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.94%) Blockchain
6 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.47%) MSDE
8 2 (2.47%) MySQL
9 1 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) OLTP
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Maven
2 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.11%) JIRA
3 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) CircleCI
4 4 (4.94%) CruiseControl
5 3 (3.70%) Babel
5 3 (3.70%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.70%) Hudson
5 3 (3.70%) Log4Net
5 3 (3.70%) MagicDraw
5 3 (3.70%) NUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.70%) webpack
6 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Banking
3 10 (12.35%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Architect
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Transformation Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Digital Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Service Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) Hibernate
2 23 (28.40%) J2EE
3 20 (24.69%) Web Services
4 18 (22.22%) Spring
5 11 (13.58%) Apache Flex
5 11 (13.58%) JMS
5 11 (13.58%) REST
5 11 (13.58%) XML
6 10 (12.35%) Java EE
7 9 (11.11%) SOAP
8 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.88%) Struts
9 7 (8.64%) .NET
10 6 (7.41%) React
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.94%) HTML
12 4 (4.94%) Kafka
12 4 (4.94%) XHTML
13 3 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) SCADA
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.23%) SCORM
7 1 (1.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Unix
2 13 (16.05%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) SUSE
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) TDD
3 31 (38.27%) SDLC
4 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
6 14 (17.28%) Microservices
7 11 (13.58%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (13.58%) OO
8 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.35%) CRM
8 10 (12.35%) DevOps
8 10 (12.35%) ITIL
9 9 (11.11%) Open Source Development
9 9 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 8 (9.88%) OOP
10 8 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.88%) Service Management
11 7 (8.64%) Issue Tracking
11 7 (8.64%) SOA
11 7 (8.64%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) SQL
3 13 (16.05%) Shell Script
4 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.58%) XQuery
6 9 (11.11%) Python
7 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.41%) Perl
8 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.70%) C#
9 3 (3.70%) C++
9 3 (3.70%) Scala
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.47%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) Clojure
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) COBIT
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Ansible
1 4 (4.94%) Kubernetes
1 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Sybase
3 10 (12.35%) Cognizant
4 8 (9.88%) Chordiant
4 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.64%) Perforce
6 6 (7.41%) IBM
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.47%) Dell
8 2 (2.47%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Serena