Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 32 74 122
Rank change year-on-year +42 +48 +19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 94 3 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.41% 0.45% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.53% 3.45% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 3 7
10th Percentile £35,750 £39,968 £29,750
25th Percentile £48,000 £43,730 £38,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +22.73% +15.79% -9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £59,375 £64,063
90th Percentile £86,250 £59,750 £79,125
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £44,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.78% -1.94% -5.26%

SC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 289 87 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.70% 12.91% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 169 60 178
10th Percentile £31,850 £31,100 £24,564
25th Percentile £38,386 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -2.22%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,813 £54,435
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £61,100
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -2.46%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT jobs citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared.

1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 67 (71.28%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (40.43%) Java
4 36 (38.30%) BDD
5 30 (31.91%) Mentoring
6 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
7 27 (28.72%) Git (software)
7 27 (28.72%) REST Assured
8 25 (26.60%) JMeter
8 25 (26.60%) RESTful
8 25 (26.60%) QA
8 25 (26.60%) Performance Testing
8 25 (26.60%) Integration Testing
8 25 (26.60%) Postman
8 25 (26.60%) Newman
9 23 (24.47%) Greenfield Project
10 21 (22.34%) API Testing
11 15 (15.96%) iPaaS
11 15 (15.96%) REST
12 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
12 13 (13.83%) AWS
12 13 (13.83%) Python
13 12 (12.77%) C#
13 12 (12.77%) SQL
13 12 (12.77%) Data Analysis
13 12 (12.77%) DV Cleared
13 12 (12.77%) ServiceNow
13 12 (12.77%) DevOps
13 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
13 12 (12.77%) Change Control

SC Cleared
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 2 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) iPaaS
2 13 (13.83%) AWS
3 11 (11.70%) Azure
4 7 (7.45%) SaaS
5 6 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (6.38%) IaaS
5 6 (6.38%) PaaS
6 5 (5.32%) AtomSphere
6 5 (5.32%) Boomi
7 3 (3.19%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Firewall
1 10 (10.64%) Network Security
1 10 (10.64%) SMS
1 10 (10.64%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 3 (3.19%) Power BI
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (1.06%) GIS
Development Applications
1 27 (28.72%) Git (software)
1 27 (28.72%) REST Assured
2 25 (26.60%) JMeter
2 25 (26.60%) Newman
2 25 (26.60%) Postman
3 6 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (6.38%) CircleCI
3 6 (6.38%) GitLab
3 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.19%) Gradle
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) JUnit
5 2 (2.13%) Maven
5 2 (2.13%) Selenium
5 2 (2.13%) Serenity BDD
5 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) Mockito
General
1 12 (12.77%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.13%) Legal
2 2 (2.13%) Publishing
2 2 (2.13%) Social Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 29 (30.85%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) Analyst
3 25 (26.60%) Automation Test Analyst
3 25 (26.60%) Test Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Security Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) SOC Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Automation Developer
9 6 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (6.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
10 5 (5.32%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) RESTful
2 15 (15.96%) REST
3 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
4 9 (9.57%) .NET
4 9 (9.57%) Node.js
5 6 (6.38%) ARM Templates
5 6 (6.38%) Spring
6 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.26%) React
6 4 (4.26%) Vue.js
7 3 (3.19%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.13%) J2EE
8 2 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.38%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Unix
3 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (71.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) BDD
3 30 (31.91%) Mentoring
4 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
5 25 (26.60%) Integration Testing
5 25 (26.60%) Performance Testing
6 21 (22.34%) API Testing
7 12 (12.77%) Change Control
7 12 (12.77%) Data Analysis
7 12 (12.77%) DevOps
8 10 (10.64%) High Availability
8 10 (10.64%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (10.64%) TDD
8 10 (10.64%) Threat Detection
9 9 (9.57%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.45%) Coaching
12 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure as Code
12 6 (6.38%) Robotic Automation
12 6 (6.38%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) Java
2 13 (13.83%) Python
3 12 (12.77%) C#
3 12 (12.77%) SQL
4 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 6 (6.38%) Perl
5 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.26%) Java 8
7 2 (2.13%) C
8 1 (1.06%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.13%) HNC
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Ansible
1 8 (8.51%) Terraform
2 6 (6.38%) CFEngine
2 6 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) ServiceNow
2 10 (10.64%) MuleSoft
2 10 (10.64%) TippingPoint
3 6 (6.38%) Blue Prism
4 5 (5.32%) Dell
5 3 (3.19%) Google
5 3 (3.19%) Informatica
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) Adobe
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft