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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 7 18 28
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 330 154 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.76% 10.77% 8.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.96% 11.73% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 163 78 57
10th Percentile £30,088 £26,100 £30,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £61,250 £56,600
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%

Problem-Solving 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 1,653 1,313 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.97% 91.82% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 818 878 668
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% +1.05% +5.56%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Glasgow

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Glasgow

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in Glasgow over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Problem-Solving.

1 209 (63.33%) Social Skills
2 104 (31.52%) Microsoft
3 99 (30.00%) SQL
4 98 (29.70%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (27.58%) Agile
6 88 (26.67%) Degree
7 71 (21.52%) Finance
8 66 (20.00%) Azure
9 58 (17.58%) Analytics
9 58 (17.58%) SQL Server
10 54 (16.36%) .NET
11 49 (14.85%) C#
12 48 (14.55%) Python
13 47 (14.24%) Full Stack Development
14 46 (13.94%) Java
14 46 (13.94%) AWS
15 45 (13.64%) Mentoring
16 38 (11.52%) Relational Database
16 38 (11.52%) CI/CD
17 37 (11.21%) JavaScript
17 37 (11.21%) Data Management
17 37 (11.21%) Software Engineering
18 35 (10.61%) Decision-Making
19 34 (10.30%) MVC
19 34 (10.30%) SLA
20 33 (10.00%) ETL
21 31 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
22 30 (9.09%) Marketing
23 29 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
24 28 (8.48%) SaaS

Problem-Solving
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 18 (5.45%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.85%) Apache Airflow
2 16 (4.85%) Luigi
2 16 (4.85%) SAS
3 12 (3.64%) CMS
4 11 (3.33%) Apache Pig
4 11 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.82%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.33%) InVision
5 11 (3.33%) Sketch
5 11 (3.33%) Zeplin
6 6 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.82%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.91%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) SAP APO
1 6 (1.82%) SAP MDG
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (20.00%) Azure
2 46 (13.94%) AWS
3 28 (8.48%) SaaS
4 27 (8.18%) Power Platform
5 21 (6.36%) Microsoft 365
6 16 (4.85%) Amazon Kinesis
6 16 (4.85%) Snowflake
7 11 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 11 (3.33%) Figma
8 8 (2.42%) Azure Sentinel
8 8 (2.42%) GCP
9 5 (1.52%) dbt
10 4 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (1.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (0.91%) Azure AKS
11 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.91%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.91%) Semaphore
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.42%) Firewall
1 8 (2.42%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 6 (1.82%) DHCP
2 6 (1.82%) DNS
2 6 (1.82%) SNMP
3 4 (1.21%) SAN
4 3 (0.91%) Internet
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.61%) WAN
5 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.30%) Network Security
6 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.30%) SMS
6 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 25 (7.58%) Power BI
4 20 (6.06%) Big Data
5 13 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.94%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (2.73%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.82%) DB2
9 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.91%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.91%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.61%) JUnit
4 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.30%) Gradle
4 1 (0.30%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.30%) JIRA
4 1 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.30%) Maven
4 1 (0.30%) Protractor
4 1 (0.30%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 209 (63.33%) Social Skills
2 98 (29.70%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (21.52%) Finance
4 30 (9.09%) Marketing
5 26 (7.88%) Advertising
6 23 (6.97%) Presentation Skills
7 22 (6.67%) Retail
8 21 (6.36%) Organisational Skills
9 16 (4.85%) Banking
10 11 (3.33%) Manufacturing
11 8 (2.42%) Law
11 8 (2.42%) Public Sector
12 7 (2.12%) Investment Banking
13 4 (1.21%) Legal
13 4 (1.21%) Local Government
13 4 (1.21%) Police
14 2 (0.61%) Electronics
14 2 (0.61%) Front Office
14 2 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.30%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 96 (29.09%) Developer
2 48 (14.55%) Analyst
3 27 (8.18%) IT Support
4 26 (7.88%) .NET Developer
4 26 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (7.88%) C# Developer
5 25 (7.58%) Java Developer
5 25 (7.58%) SaaS Developer
5 25 (7.58%) WinForms Developer
6 24 (7.27%) Data Engineer
7 22 (6.67%) Graduate
8 19 (5.76%) Business Analyst
8 19 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.85%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.55%) Programmer
12 14 (4.24%) IT Analyst
12 14 (4.24%) Senior Data Engineer
12 14 (4.24%) Statistical Programmer
13 13 (3.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (16.36%) .NET
2 26 (7.88%) ASP.NET
2 26 (7.88%) OLE
3 25 (7.58%) .NET Framework
3 25 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (7.58%) Entity Framework
3 25 (7.58%) WinForms
4 22 (6.67%) HTML
4 22 (6.67%) React
5 19 (5.76%) Kafka
6 16 (4.85%) COM
7 15 (4.55%) HTML5
8 13 (3.94%) CSS
9 12 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.03%) RESTful
12 8 (2.42%) Django
12 8 (2.42%) Spring
13 7 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (2.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.97%) Driving Licence
2 18 (5.45%) User Experience
3 17 (5.15%) Data Structures
3 17 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.64%) NHS
6 11 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (3.33%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (1.82%) Equities
8 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.91%) e-Health
10 3 (0.91%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.36%) Windows
2 12 (3.64%) Linux
3 10 (3.03%) Unix
4 7 (2.12%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.21%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.21%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.61%) Android
8 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.58%) Agile
2 58 (17.58%) Analytics
3 47 (14.24%) Full Stack Development
4 45 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 38 (11.52%) CI/CD
6 37 (11.21%) Data Management
6 37 (11.21%) Software Engineering
7 35 (10.61%) Decision-Making
8 34 (10.30%) MVC
9 33 (10.00%) ETL
10 29 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (8.48%) Data Privacy
11 28 (8.48%) OO
12 27 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (7.58%) Migration
14 25 (7.58%) Sprint Planning
15 24 (7.27%) Data Analytics
15 24 (7.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (30.00%) SQL
2 49 (14.85%) C#
3 48 (14.55%) Python
4 46 (13.94%) Java
5 37 (11.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (7.58%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.36%) R
8 20 (6.06%) TypeScript
9 14 (4.24%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.52%) Scala
10 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.21%) C++
11 4 (1.21%) Clojure
12 3 (0.91%) VB
13 2 (0.61%) Perl
13 2 (0.61%) Ruby
13 2 (0.61%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (26.67%) Degree
2 14 (4.24%) Master's Degree
3 10 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.82%) CCNA
4 6 (1.82%) CCNP
4 6 (1.82%) CIPD
4 6 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.91%) HND
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.61%) MCSE
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CISSP
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.30%) SLA
2 22 (6.67%) QA
3 15 (4.55%) GDPR
4 14 (4.24%) Good Clinical Practice
5 12 (3.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 9 (2.73%) CDISC
7 8 (2.42%) ISO 14001
7 8 (2.42%) ISO 9001
7 8 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (2.42%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.52%) HL7
9 4 (1.21%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.30%) IFRS
10 1 (0.30%) IFRS 17
10 1 (0.30%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.12%) Docker
3 4 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.91%) Ansible
3 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.61%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.97%) Adobe
3 17 (5.15%) Databricks
4 11 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 11 (3.33%) Oracle
5 8 (2.42%) Cisco
5 8 (2.42%) Teradata
6 7 (2.12%) SAP
7 6 (1.82%) Aruba
7 6 (1.82%) HP
7 6 (1.82%) Sybase
8 5 (1.52%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.21%) ANSYS
9 4 (1.21%) Google
9 4 (1.21%) VMware
10 2 (0.61%) Citrix
10 2 (0.61%) Meraki
10 2 (0.61%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.61%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (0.61%) WatchGuard