Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 31 16
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +9
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 324 180 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.24% 8.17% 12.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.01% 8.80% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 240 115 115
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,650 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -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 2,313 2,046 2,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.52% 92.83% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 1,256 1,339
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.73%
10th Percentile £31,070 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,475 £70,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 228 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (57.72%) Java
3 181 (55.86%) SQL
4 149 (45.99%) Finance
5 119 (36.73%) Python
6 118 (36.42%) JavaScript
7 116 (35.80%) Spring
8 111 (34.26%) AngularJS
9 110 (33.95%) Oracle
10 105 (32.41%) Hibernate
11 101 (31.17%) NoSQL
12 98 (30.25%) Collaborative Working
12 98 (30.25%) OO
13 94 (29.01%) HTML
14 86 (26.54%) Maven
15 85 (26.23%) Puppet
15 85 (26.23%) Docker
16 76 (23.46%) Enterprise Software
17 69 (21.30%) MySQL
17 69 (21.30%) OOP
18 67 (20.68%) C#
19 65 (20.06%) PHP
19 65 (20.06%) Ansible
20 63 (19.44%) Hadoop
21 62 (19.14%) PostgreSQL
21 62 (19.14%) TDD
22 61 (18.83%) Scrum
23 59 (18.21%) .NET
23 59 (18.21%) Microsoft Azure
24 43 (13.27%) Amazon AWS

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 14 (4.32%) JBoss
2 13 (4.01%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.47%) Confluence
6 7 (2.16%) GemFire
7 6 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.93%) Apache
11 1 (0.31%) Jetty
11 1 (0.31%) SAS
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 59 (18.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (7.10%) npm
4 21 (6.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (3.70%) Office 365
6 6 (1.85%) Serverless
7 5 (1.54%) Yammer
8 4 (1.23%) GitHub
9 3 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.62%) Force.com
10 2 (0.62%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.54%) Intranet
1 5 (1.54%) Skype
2 2 (0.62%) SMS
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (31.17%) NoSQL
2 69 (21.30%) MySQL
3 63 (19.44%) Hadoop
4 62 (19.14%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (11.42%) SQL Server
6 33 (10.19%) MongoDB
7 30 (9.26%) Relational Database
8 25 (7.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 16 (4.94%) DB2
11 10 (3.09%) Big Data
11 10 (3.09%) KDB
12 6 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.23%) Kdb+
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.62%) MSDE
15 2 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 86 (26.54%) Maven
2 21 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.48%) Jenkins
2 21 (6.48%) JUnit
3 17 (5.25%) JIRA
4 10 (3.09%) Selenium
5 7 (2.16%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.93%) Babel
6 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.93%) Log4Net
6 3 (0.93%) NUnit
6 3 (0.93%) Protractor
6 3 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (0.93%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.93%) TestNG
6 3 (0.93%) webpack
7 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.62%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.62%) Mockito
7 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 149 (45.99%) Finance
2 38 (11.73%) Banking
3 8 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.85%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.93%) Front Office
5 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (59.26%) Developer
2 103 (31.79%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.80%) C# Developer
4 32 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 29 (8.95%) Technical Leader
6 28 (8.64%) .NET Developer
7 27 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 26 (8.02%) Software Engineer
9 25 (7.72%) Python Developer
10 23 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
13 19 (5.86%) Analyst
14 15 (4.63%) Senior Python Developer
15 14 (4.32%) Architect
16 12 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
16 12 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 12 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
17 11 (3.40%) Software Developer
18 10 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (35.80%) Spring
2 111 (34.26%) AngularJS
3 105 (32.41%) Hibernate
4 94 (29.01%) HTML
5 59 (18.21%) .NET
6 39 (12.04%) ASP.NET
7 33 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (9.88%) React
9 30 (9.26%) REST
10 27 (8.33%) Node.js
11 25 (7.72%) Vue.js
12 24 (7.41%) HTML5
13 23 (7.10%) Web Services
14 21 (6.48%) LESS
14 21 (6.48%) Sass
15 20 (6.17%) .NET Core
15 20 (6.17%) CSS
16 14 (4.32%) J2EE
17 13 (4.01%) XML
18 12 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (23.46%) Enterprise Software
2 36 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (9.26%) User Experience
4 18 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.47%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.23%) Robotics
8 2 (0.62%) Equities
9 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.31%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.73%) Linux
2 34 (10.49%) Unix
3 10 (3.09%) Windows
4 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.62%) Android
5 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.25%) Collaborative Working
2 98 (30.25%) OO
3 69 (21.30%) OOP
4 62 (19.14%) TDD
5 61 (18.83%) Scrum
6 41 (12.65%) BDD
7 40 (12.35%) MVC
8 36 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 31 (9.57%) Test Automation
10 29 (8.95%) Mentoring
11 27 (8.33%) DevOps
12 26 (8.02%) Web Development
13 23 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (7.10%) CRM
13 23 (7.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 23 (7.10%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (6.79%) Open Source
15 21 (6.48%) Migration
16 19 (5.86%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 187 (57.72%) Java
2 181 (55.86%) SQL
3 119 (36.73%) Python
4 118 (36.42%) JavaScript
5 67 (20.68%) C#
6 65 (20.06%) PHP
7 27 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 26 (8.02%) PL/SQL
8 26 (8.02%) TypeScript
9 20 (6.17%) ES6
10 17 (5.25%) C++
11 14 (4.32%) Perl
12 8 (2.47%) Ruby
13 6 (1.85%) Java 8
14 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.23%) Scala
15 3 (0.93%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.62%) C
16 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.62%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.32%) Degree
3 7 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.85%) ISEB
5 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.93%) CISA
5 3 (0.93%) CISSP
5 3 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) MCP
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.09%) QA
2 9 (2.78%) COBIT
3 3 (0.93%) GDPR
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (26.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 85 (26.23%) Puppet
2 65 (20.06%) Ansible
3 23 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 110 (33.95%) Oracle
2 34 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.10%) Google
4 17 (5.25%) Sybase
5 6 (1.85%) Cognizant
5 6 (1.85%) IBM
6 4 (1.23%) Chordiant
6 4 (1.23%) Perforce
7 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.31%) Twitter