Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 39 47 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 -12
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 89 50 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.73% 5.13% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 5.44% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 8 95
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,388 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £50,625 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,625 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £52,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.48% +16.11% -10.00%

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 1,432 919 1,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.21% 94.35% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 888 651 1,102
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% -2.44%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 49 (55.06%) Java
2 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
3 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (37.08%) AngularJS
5 28 (31.46%) SQL
5 28 (31.46%) HTML
6 27 (30.34%) Social Skills
7 26 (29.21%) C#
8 25 (28.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 25 (28.09%) Azure
9 24 (26.97%) React
9 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
10 22 (24.72%) Python
10 22 (24.72%) Mentoring
11 21 (23.60%) .NET
12 20 (22.47%) AWS
13 18 (20.22%) Front End Development
14 17 (19.10%) webpack
14 17 (19.10%) npm
15 16 (17.98%) Full Stack Development
16 15 (16.85%) CSS
16 15 (16.85%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (15.73%) OO
18 13 (14.61%) Web Development
18 13 (14.61%) OOP
19 12 (13.48%) Internet
19 12 (13.48%) CRM
19 12 (13.48%) SEO
19 12 (13.48%) ES6
19 12 (13.48%) Sass

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 5 (5.62%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.09%) Azure
2 20 (22.47%) AWS
3 17 (19.10%) npm
4 11 (12.36%) GCP
5 9 (10.11%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (7.87%) GitHub
7 5 (5.62%) SaaS
8 1 (1.12%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) DataStage
4 1 (1.12%) DB2
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Metadata
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) webpack
2 7 (7.87%) JIRA
3 6 (6.74%) Postman
4 5 (5.62%) Grunt
5 4 (4.49%) Selenium
6 3 (3.37%) TestNG
6 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.37%) Zephyr
7 1 (1.12%) Browser DevTools
7 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (30.34%) Social Skills
2 25 (28.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 6 (6.74%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 58 (65.17%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) Senior Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Full Stack Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Software Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Salesforce Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Salesforce Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Automation Test Lead
11 3 (3.37%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Salesforce Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Test Leader
12 2 (2.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) AngularJS
2 28 (31.46%) HTML
3 24 (26.97%) React
4 21 (23.60%) .NET
5 15 (16.85%) CSS
6 12 (13.48%) Backbone.js
6 12 (13.48%) Node.js
6 12 (13.48%) Sass
6 12 (13.48%) Vue.js
7 11 (12.36%) Spring
8 9 (10.11%) REST
9 8 (8.99%) Spring Boot
10 6 (6.74%) Ext JS
11 5 (5.62%) .NET Core
11 5 (5.62%) Redux
12 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.49%) OAuth
12 4 (4.49%) OpenID
13 3 (3.37%) J2EE
13 3 (3.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
1 4 (4.49%) User Experience
2 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.72%) Mentoring
4 18 (20.22%) Front End Development
5 16 (17.98%) Full Stack Development
6 14 (15.73%) OO
7 13 (14.61%) OOP
7 13 (14.61%) Web Development
8 12 (13.48%) Clean Code
8 12 (13.48%) CRM
8 12 (13.48%) DevOps
8 12 (13.48%) SEO
9 11 (12.36%) Test Automation
10 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
10 10 (11.24%) Fintech
10 10 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (10.11%) CI/CD
11 9 (10.11%) Software Testing
12 8 (8.99%) API Development
12 8 (8.99%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) Java
2 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.46%) SQL
4 26 (29.21%) C#
5 22 (24.72%) Python
6 12 (13.48%) ES6
6 12 (13.48%) Go
7 8 (8.99%) R
8 7 (7.87%) Apple Swift
8 7 (7.87%) C++
8 7 (7.87%) Dart
8 7 (7.87%) Kotlin
8 7 (7.87%) MATLAB
8 7 (7.87%) Objective-C
8 7 (7.87%) Pascal
8 7 (7.87%) Perl
8 7 (7.87%) PHP
8 7 (7.87%) Ruby
8 7 (7.87%) Scala
8 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) ITGC
2 2 (2.25%) PMO
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (6.74%) Google
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Verint
4 4 (4.49%) Optimizely
5 3 (3.37%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) Perforce
7 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.12%) Sybase
7 1 (1.12%) Talend