Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 31 17
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 +11
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 294 181 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.50% 8.04% 11.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.33% 8.72% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 208 117 84
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £33,525 £34,150 £31,913
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,875
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -6.98%

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 2,052 2,075 2,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.26% 92.22% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,506 1,346 1,122
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +3.53%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Glasgow

SDLC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SDLC in Glasgow

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 224 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (55.10%) SQL
3 159 (54.08%) Java
4 151 (51.36%) JavaScript
5 136 (46.26%) Finance
6 112 (38.10%) HTML
7 94 (31.97%) AngularJS
8 93 (31.63%) Oracle
9 92 (31.29%) OO
10 89 (30.27%) Python
11 81 (27.55%) Enterprise Software
11 81 (27.55%) Collaborative Working
12 80 (27.21%) Hibernate
13 79 (26.87%) Spring
14 76 (25.85%) NoSQL
15 65 (22.11%) Puppet
15 65 (22.11%) Docker
16 64 (21.77%) OOP
17 62 (21.09%) Microsoft Azure
18 61 (20.75%) MySQL
19 60 (20.41%) C#
20 59 (20.07%) Maven
21 58 (19.73%) Hadoop
21 58 (19.73%) Ansible
22 56 (19.05%) PHP
23 53 (18.03%) TDD
23 53 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
24 52 (17.69%) HTML5
25 51 (17.35%) .NET
26 46 (15.65%) Scrum

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 11 (3.74%) JBoss
2 10 (3.40%) Apache
2 10 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.06%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.02%) GemFire
6 2 (0.68%) Jetty
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.68%) LongView
3 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 62 (21.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.08%) Office 365
4 10 (3.40%) Azure Functions
4 10 (3.40%) npm
4 10 (3.40%) Serverless
5 9 (3.06%) Yammer
6 8 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.70%) GitHub
8 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.68%) Force.com
10 1 (0.34%) IaaS
10 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.40%) Intranet
2 9 (3.06%) Skype
3 3 (1.02%) AMQP
4 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.68%) SAN
4 2 (0.68%) SMS
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.85%) NoSQL
2 61 (20.75%) MySQL
3 58 (19.73%) Hadoop
4 53 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (13.27%) SQL Server
6 32 (10.88%) Relational Database
7 22 (7.48%) RDBMS
8 21 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (6.46%) MongoDB
10 16 (5.44%) DB2
11 15 (5.10%) Big Data
12 11 (3.74%) QlikView
13 9 (3.06%) Qlik Sense
13 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (2.38%) KDB
14 7 (2.38%) Oracle Database
15 6 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.70%) Power BI
17 4 (1.36%) Blockchain
17 4 (1.36%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 59 (20.07%) Maven
2 21 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.10%) JIRA
5 10 (3.40%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.72%) Subversion
7 7 (2.38%) IntelliJ
7 7 (2.38%) JUnit
8 6 (2.04%) Selenium
9 5 (1.70%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.36%) CircleCI
10 4 (1.36%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.36%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.02%) Babel
11 3 (1.02%) Gatling
11 3 (1.02%) JMeter
11 3 (1.02%) Log4Net
11 3 (1.02%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 136 (46.26%) Finance
2 30 (10.20%) Banking
3 10 (3.40%) Retail Banking
4 8 (2.72%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.04%) Law
6 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 158 (53.74%) Developer
2 63 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 26 (8.84%) Architect
4 25 (8.50%) Senior Developer
4 25 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (8.50%) Technical Leader
5 23 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 19 (6.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (6.46%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 17 (5.78%) Analyst
8 17 (5.78%) Software Engineer
9 12 (4.08%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (3.40%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.40%) Senior Architect
10 10 (3.40%) Senior DevOps
10 10 (3.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.40%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (38.10%) HTML
2 94 (31.97%) AngularJS
3 80 (27.21%) Hibernate
4 79 (26.87%) Spring
5 52 (17.69%) HTML5
6 51 (17.35%) .NET
7 35 (11.90%) CSS
8 30 (10.20%) ASP.NET
9 26 (8.84%) React
9 26 (8.84%) XML
10 25 (8.50%) J2EE
10 25 (8.50%) Web Services
11 24 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (6.80%) REST
13 16 (5.44%) CSS3
14 15 (5.10%) SOAP
15 14 (4.76%) Vue.js
16 13 (4.42%) Node.js
17 12 (4.08%) Java EE
17 12 (4.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 81 (27.55%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.84%) User Experience
4 25 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.42%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (3.40%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.06%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.72%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.34%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.90%) Linux
2 28 (9.52%) Unix
3 24 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.34%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (31.29%) OO
3 81 (27.55%) Collaborative Working
4 64 (21.77%) OOP
5 53 (18.03%) TDD
6 46 (15.65%) Scrum
7 45 (15.31%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 37 (12.59%) CRM
9 32 (10.88%) MVC
10 31 (10.54%) Waterfall
11 30 (10.20%) Open Source
12 29 (9.86%) DevOps
12 29 (9.86%) Software Engineering
12 29 (9.86%) Web Development
13 28 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 28 (9.52%) Test Automation
14 27 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (8.84%) Analytics
16 23 (7.82%) Front End Development
17 19 (6.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 162 (55.10%) SQL
2 159 (54.08%) Java
3 151 (51.36%) JavaScript
4 89 (30.27%) Python
5 60 (20.41%) C#
6 56 (19.05%) PHP
7 16 (5.44%) C++
7 16 (5.44%) TypeScript
8 14 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.06%) Java 8
11 8 (2.72%) Perl
11 8 (2.72%) Ruby
12 7 (2.38%) ES6
12 7 (2.38%) Scala
13 3 (1.02%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.02%) C
13 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) Degree
2 7 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.36%) ISEB
3 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.34%) MCP
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.84%) QA
2 6 (2.04%) COBIT
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.34%) GxP
System Software
1 65 (22.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (22.11%) Puppet
2 58 (19.73%) Ansible
3 12 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.02%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.34%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.34%) Graphite
6 1 (0.34%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.34%) Icinga
6 1 (0.34%) Nessus
6 1 (0.34%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.34%) Packer
6 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (31.63%) Oracle
2 41 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.40%) Cognizant
4 9 (3.06%) Cognos
4 9 (3.06%) Tableau
5 8 (2.72%) Chordiant
5 8 (2.72%) Google
5 8 (2.72%) Sybase
6 7 (2.38%) Perforce
7 6 (2.04%) IBM
8 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.68%) BMC
9 2 (0.68%) Charles River
9 2 (0.68%) Remedy
9 2 (0.68%) Solace
9 2 (0.68%) Twitter
10 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.34%) VMware