Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 19 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 +1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 208 205 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.19% 10.21% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.97% 11.12% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 152 91 95
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +20.85%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,875 £28,850
90th Percentile £71,125 £55,000 £56,900
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

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 2087 1843 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.22% 91.78% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1025 1542
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,125
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 129 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (40.38%) Finance
3 76 (36.54%) SQL
4 75 (36.06%) Java
5 54 (25.96%) Oracle
6 53 (25.48%) JavaScript
7 51 (24.52%) Scrum
8 46 (22.12%) Spring
9 39 (18.75%) NoSQL
10 37 (17.79%) TDD
11 33 (15.87%) HTML
12 32 (15.38%) Hibernate
13 31 (14.90%) Mentoring
14 28 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
15 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
15 27 (12.98%) Banking
16 26 (12.50%) Unit Testing
16 26 (12.50%) OO
16 26 (12.50%) Kanban
17 25 (12.02%) Python
17 25 (12.02%) C#
18 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (11.06%) Project Management
20 22 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
21 21 (10.10%) .NET
22 20 (9.62%) RDBMS
22 20 (9.62%) Business Analysis
22 20 (9.62%) Relational Database
22 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
23 18 (8.65%) CSS

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 7 (3.37%) Confluence
2 4 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.92%) GemFire
2 4 (1.92%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) CICS
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.40%) Mingle
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Adaptiv
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) PaaS
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) FTP
1 2 (0.96%) HTTP
1 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
1 2 (0.96%) Internet
1 2 (0.96%) Network Security
1 2 (0.96%) SSL
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 20 (9.62%) RDBMS
2 20 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.17%) Hadoop
3 17 (8.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.25%) DB2
5 13 (6.25%) MySQL
5 13 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.81%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.85%) Big Data
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.44%) HBase
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.44%) QlikView
11 2 (0.96%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (8.17%) Maven
2 16 (7.69%) JUnit
3 13 (6.25%) JIRA
4 12 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.29%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.40%) Toad
8 4 (1.92%) Subversion
9 3 (1.44%) Mockito
10 2 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.48%) Gradle
11 1 (0.48%) Grunt
11 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.48%) Selenium
11 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 84 (40.38%) Finance
2 27 (12.98%) Banking
3 10 (4.81%) Marketing
4 8 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.40%) Electronics
5 5 (2.40%) Legal
5 5 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.92%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (1.44%) Games
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Retail
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (45.67%) Developer
2 56 (26.92%) Analyst
2 56 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.42%) Business Analyst
4 24 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (8.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (6.73%) Software Developer
8 13 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.33%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Lead Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Python Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Release Analyst
9 9 (4.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.85%) Architect
10 8 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.37%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.37%) Lead Java Developer
11 7 (3.37%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.12%) Spring
2 33 (15.87%) HTML
3 32 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
5 21 (10.10%) .NET
6 18 (8.65%) CSS
7 14 (6.73%) HTML5
7 14 (6.73%) jQuery
8 12 (5.77%) CSS3
9 9 (4.33%) XML
10 8 (3.85%) Angular 2
10 8 (3.85%) DOM
10 8 (3.85%) React
10 8 (3.85%) SOAP
10 8 (3.85%) Spring Boot
10 8 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (3.37%) J2EE
12 6 (2.88%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.88%) REST
13 3 (1.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.29%) User Experience
5 10 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.40%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.92%) Equities
7 4 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.96%) Derivative
8 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.96%) Robotics
8 2 (0.96%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.65%) Unix
2 14 (6.73%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.52%) Scrum
3 37 (17.79%) TDD
4 31 (14.90%) Mentoring
5 26 (12.50%) Kanban
5 26 (12.50%) OO
5 26 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 23 (11.06%) Project Management
7 22 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (9.62%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.17%) User Stories
10 16 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (7.21%) Software Delivery
12 14 (6.73%) Coaching
12 14 (6.73%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.25%) DevOps
14 12 (5.77%) Software Engineering
15 11 (5.29%) BDD
16 10 (4.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (36.54%) SQL
2 75 (36.06%) Java
3 53 (25.48%) JavaScript
4 25 (12.02%) C#
4 25 (12.02%) Python
5 12 (5.77%) PHP
6 11 (5.29%) C++
6 11 (5.29%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.40%) Ruby
8 4 (1.92%) VB
9 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.96%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (0.96%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.48%) COBOL
10 1 (0.48%) JCL
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (5.77%) Degree
2 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.92%) ISEB
5 4 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.92%) PMP
6 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (1.92%) PMO
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.48%) EMIR
4 1 (0.48%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (6.25%) Ansible
1 13 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (25.96%) Oracle
2 14 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.25%) Sybase
4 5 (2.40%) SAP
5 2 (0.96%) Perforce
5 2 (0.96%) SunGard
6 1 (0.48%) BMC
6 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.48%) Remedy
6 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow