Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 8 38 26
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 230 64 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.59% 6.54% 8.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.82% 6.93% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 116 42 83
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,900 £31,056
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,375 £37,780
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £47,600
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.71% +4.62%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,875 £57,199
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,625 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,350 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.92% -7.78% -

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 1,454 923 1,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.26% 94.38% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 900 653 1,079
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £78,300 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,575 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.72% -

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 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 160 (69.57%) Social Skills
2 100 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (22.61%) SQL
5 51 (22.17%) Azure
6 49 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (20.00%) .NET
8 43 (18.70%) Finance
9 41 (17.83%) Migration
9 41 (17.83%) Python
10 39 (16.96%) Scrum
10 39 (16.96%) Software Engineering
11 33 (14.35%) Content Management
11 33 (14.35%) Project Management
11 33 (14.35%) Analytics
12 32 (13.91%) Relational Database
12 32 (13.91%) HTML
12 32 (13.91%) CMS
12 32 (13.91%) Degree
13 31 (13.48%) Java
13 31 (13.48%) C#
13 31 (13.48%) SharePoint
14 30 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
14 30 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
15 29 (12.61%) Mentoring
15 29 (12.61%) Microsoft 365
15 29 (12.61%) Linux
16 28 (12.17%) SLA
17 27 (11.74%) JavaScript
18 26 (11.30%) SQL Server

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 32 (13.91%) CMS
2 31 (13.48%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.74%) Confluence
6 3 (1.30%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) Luigi
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.87%) InVision
4 2 (0.87%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (3.48%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.17%) SAP APO
2 5 (2.17%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.87%) Infor CloudSuite
3 2 (0.87%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.17%) Azure
2 29 (12.61%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (7.83%) AWS
3 18 (7.83%) SaaS
4 14 (6.09%) Firebase
5 8 (3.48%) GCP
6 7 (3.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.74%) GitHub
7 4 (1.74%) IaaS
7 4 (1.74%) PaaS
8 3 (1.30%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.87%) dbt
9 2 (0.87%) Snowflake
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.96%) DNS
2 14 (6.09%) Firewall
3 9 (3.91%) DHCP
3 9 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.74%) Network Security
5 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.91%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.39%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.35%) MySQL
6 9 (3.91%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.48%) Metadata
7 8 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.48%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.74%) Tableau
10 3 (1.30%) Power BI
11 2 (0.87%) Big Data
11 2 (0.87%) DB2
12 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.43%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (7.83%) JIRA
2 14 (6.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.61%) Bitbucket
3 6 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.74%) GoCD
5 3 (1.30%) Selenium
5 3 (1.30%) TestNG
5 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.30%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.87%) Balsamiq
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.43%) Maven
7 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 160 (69.57%) Social Skills
2 49 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (18.70%) Finance
4 13 (5.65%) Organisational Skills
5 9 (3.91%) Law
5 9 (3.91%) Public Sector
6 8 (3.48%) Documentation Skills
6 8 (3.48%) Legal
7 7 (3.04%) Retail
8 6 (2.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (1.74%) Banking
9 4 (1.74%) Local Government
10 3 (1.30%) Advertising
10 3 (1.30%) Marketing
10 3 (1.30%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.87%) Police
11 2 (0.87%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 51 (22.17%) Developer
2 30 (13.04%) Analyst
3 28 (12.17%) IT Support
4 17 (7.39%) Administrator
5 15 (6.52%) Architect
6 14 (6.09%) Lead Developer
7 13 (5.65%) Data Engineer
7 13 (5.65%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.22%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.22%) C# Developer
8 12 (5.22%) Data Architect
8 12 (5.22%) SaaS Developer
8 12 (5.22%) WinForms Developer
9 11 (4.78%) Java Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) Migration Architect
9 11 (4.78%) Migration Engineer
10 9 (3.91%) Data Migration Architect
10 9 (3.91%) Data Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.00%) .NET
2 32 (13.91%) HTML
3 26 (11.30%) ASP.NET
4 24 (10.43%) React
5 23 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 23 (10.00%) JSON
6 18 (7.83%) CSS
6 18 (7.83%) Spring
6 18 (7.83%) Web Services
7 16 (6.96%) XML
8 14 (6.09%) Spring Boot
8 14 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (6.09%) Vue.js
9 12 (5.22%) .NET Framework
9 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (5.22%) COM
9 12 (5.22%) Entity Framework
9 12 (5.22%) Kafka
9 12 (5.22%) WinForms
10 10 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 10 (4.35%) User Experience
5 8 (3.48%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.17%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.17%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.30%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.30%) Social Media
10 2 (0.87%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
11 1 (0.43%) Derivative
11 1 (0.43%) Equities
11 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.61%) Linux
2 21 (9.13%) Windows
3 6 (2.61%) Unix
4 4 (1.74%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.30%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.43%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.83%) Migration
3 39 (16.96%) Scrum
3 39 (16.96%) Software Engineering
4 33 (14.35%) Analytics
4 33 (14.35%) Content Management
4 33 (14.35%) Project Management
5 30 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
6 29 (12.61%) Mentoring
7 25 (10.87%) ITIL
8 22 (9.57%) Data Migration
9 21 (9.13%) ETL
10 20 (8.70%) DevOps
11 19 (8.26%) Collaborative Working
12 18 (7.83%) Computer Science
12 18 (7.83%) Data Privacy
13 17 (7.39%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (7.39%) ERP
14 16 (6.96%) Microservices
14 16 (6.96%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.61%) SQL
2 41 (17.83%) Python
3 31 (13.48%) C#
3 31 (13.48%) Java
4 27 (11.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.48%) Bash
7 7 (3.04%) Java 8
8 5 (2.17%) Scala
9 4 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.30%) R
10 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.87%) Java 11
11 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) Clojure
12 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (13.91%) Degree
2 17 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.61%) AAT
4 6 (2.61%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.74%) CCNA
5 4 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.74%) MCSA
5 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CEH
6 1 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.43%) HNC
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.17%) SLA
2 10 (4.35%) GDPR
3 8 (3.48%) QA
4 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.87%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.87%) ITGC
6 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (8.26%) Docker
2 12 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) HDFS
3 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.78%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.91%) Terraform
3 8 (3.48%) Ansible
4 4 (1.74%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.74%) Icinga
5 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.43%) Grafana
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.83%) Sitecore
3 17 (7.39%) Oracle
4 14 (6.09%) Google
5 8 (3.48%) Netezza
5 8 (3.48%) Talend
6 6 (2.61%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.61%) SAP
6 6 (2.61%) Virgin Media
6 6 (2.61%) VMware
7 4 (1.74%) Veritas
8 3 (1.30%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.30%) Databricks
8 3 (1.30%) Juniper
9 2 (0.87%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.87%) Infor
9 2 (0.87%) NetApp
9 2 (0.87%) Splunk
9 2 (0.87%) Sybase