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

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 49 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -20
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 78 66 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.43% 4.62% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 5.03% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 47
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,250 £33,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,625 £40,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,188 £58,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

SDLC 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%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Glasgow

SDLC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Glasgow

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for SDLC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing SDLC 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 SDLC.

1 59 (75.64%) Agile
2 46 (58.97%) Azure
3 32 (41.03%) Java
4 28 (35.90%) SQL
4 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
5 27 (34.62%) TDD
6 24 (30.77%) .NET
6 24 (30.77%) Docker
7 23 (29.49%) Front End Development
7 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
8 22 (28.21%) Finance
9 21 (26.92%) QA
9 21 (26.92%) React
9 21 (26.92%) CI/CD
10 20 (25.64%) REST
11 19 (24.36%) DevOps
11 19 (24.36%) Social Skills
12 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 18 (23.08%) AWS
12 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 18 (23.08%) Scrum
13 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (21.79%) Python
13 17 (21.79%) Kubernetes
14 16 (20.51%) webpack
14 16 (20.51%) npm
14 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
15 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
15 15 (19.23%) Project Management

SDLC
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 1 (1.28%) SAS
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 46 (58.97%) Azure
2 18 (23.08%) AWS
3 16 (20.51%) npm
4 9 (11.54%) GCP
5 8 (10.26%) SaaS
6 7 (8.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (8.97%) Azure DevOps
6 7 (8.97%) Azure Service Bus
6 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.28%) GitHub
7 1 (1.28%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.28%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.28%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
2 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.41%) DB2
4 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.28%) Metadata
6 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) MSDE
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) webpack
2 12 (15.38%) Selenium
3 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.26%) JIRA
4 8 (10.26%) Postman
5 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.97%) Grunt
5 7 (8.97%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 6 (7.69%) Protractor
6 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (6.41%) git-flow
7 5 (6.41%) Mocha
7 5 (6.41%) NUnit
7 5 (6.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (6.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (6.41%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Social Skills
3 11 (14.10%) Publishing
4 9 (11.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (7.69%) Public Sector
6 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (2.56%) Front Office
9 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Python Team Leader
6 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.77%) .NET
2 21 (26.92%) React
3 20 (25.64%) REST
4 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
5 13 (16.67%) Spring
6 9 (11.54%) RESTful
6 9 (11.54%) Vue.js
7 8 (10.26%) Django
7 8 (10.26%) Ext JS
7 8 (10.26%) HTML
8 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (8.97%) CSS
8 7 (8.97%) Redux
8 7 (8.97%) SAML
9 6 (7.69%) Spring Boot
10 5 (6.41%) Fluent NHibernate
10 5 (6.41%) jQuery
10 5 (6.41%) NHibernate
10 5 (6.41%) Vuex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (3.85%) IoT
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Smart City
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) NVMe
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Android
2 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Agile
2 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
3 27 (34.62%) TDD
4 23 (29.49%) Front End Development
5 21 (26.92%) CI/CD
6 19 (24.36%) DevOps
7 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 18 (23.08%) Scrum
7 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (19.23%) Project Management
10 14 (17.95%) BDD
10 14 (17.95%) Information Security
10 14 (17.95%) Innovative Thinking
10 14 (17.95%) OO
10 14 (17.95%) Software Testing
11 12 (15.38%) API Development
12 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (14.10%) Data Protection
12 11 (14.10%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Java
2 28 (35.90%) SQL
3 17 (21.79%) Python
4 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.82%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) ES6
6 4 (5.13%) Go
7 3 (3.85%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) R
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Accessibility
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.13%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Okta
2 7 (8.97%) Verint
3 5 (6.41%) Sybase
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Brocade
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) Perforce
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas