Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Skills over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 432 229 402
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.82% 23.51% 24.97%
As % of the General category 46.80% 46.17% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 215 137 256
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,300 £30,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,795
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,000 £66,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.27%

Social Skills is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 923 496 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 59.43% 50.92% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 537 321 534
10th Percentile £31,997 £33,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £56,525
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,500 £66,950
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Social Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Skills in Glasgow

Social Skills
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Social Skills in Glasgow

Social Skills
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Skills in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing Social Skills 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 Social Skills.

1 156 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
2 130 (30.09%) Microsoft
3 126 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (20.14%) Finance
4 87 (20.14%) SQL
5 81 (18.75%) C#
6 79 (18.29%) .NET
6 79 (18.29%) Azure
7 75 (17.36%) Degree
8 69 (15.97%) JavaScript
9 67 (15.51%) Java
10 65 (15.05%) Python
11 59 (13.66%) Mentoring
12 58 (13.43%) HTML
13 53 (12.27%) SQL Server
14 52 (12.04%) Relational Database
15 51 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
16 50 (11.57%) Windows
16 50 (11.57%) AWS
17 48 (11.11%) XML
17 48 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
18 46 (10.65%) DevOps
19 45 (10.42%) Analytics
19 45 (10.42%) Scrum
20 42 (9.72%) Software Engineering
21 41 (9.49%) Project Management
22 39 (9.03%) Microsoft 365
23 37 (8.56%) User Experience
23 37 (8.56%) ASP.NET
24 36 (8.33%) CSS

Social Skills
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 35 (8.10%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.41%) CMS
3 18 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (2.55%) IIS
5 10 (2.31%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.39%) Mule
7 4 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.69%) Apache
9 2 (0.46%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.23%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.23%) Luigi
Applications
1 51 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.16%) InVision
5 5 (1.16%) Sketch
6 4 (0.93%) UserZoom
7 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.23%) Blender
8 1 (0.23%) Houdini
8 1 (0.23%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.85%) NetSuite
2 8 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.29%) Azure
2 50 (11.57%) AWS
3 39 (9.03%) Microsoft 365
4 28 (6.48%) Power Platform
5 16 (3.70%) SaaS
6 14 (3.24%) Firebase
7 13 (3.01%) GitHub
8 12 (2.78%) Serverless
9 9 (2.08%) PowerApps
10 8 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (1.62%) Amazon ECS
11 7 (1.62%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 7 (1.62%) Azure Functions
11 7 (1.62%) Azure Logic Apps
11 7 (1.62%) Azure Service Bus
11 7 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (1.62%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.40%) DNS
2 16 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.01%) Wireless
4 11 (2.55%) LAN
5 10 (2.31%) DHCP
6 9 (2.08%) Firewall
7 8 (1.85%) Ethernet
8 7 (1.62%) MPLS
9 6 (1.39%) Network Security
10 5 (1.16%) BGP
11 4 (0.93%) 5G
11 4 (0.93%) HTTP
11 4 (0.93%) Internet
11 4 (0.93%) LTE
11 4 (0.93%) Modbus
11 4 (0.93%) VPN
11 4 (0.93%) WAN
12 3 (0.69%) ADSL
12 3 (0.69%) IPv6
12 3 (0.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.04%) Relational Database
3 27 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.17%) Power BI
5 16 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.01%) MySQL
6 13 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.55%) Essbase
8 10 (2.31%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.08%) Metadata
9 9 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.62%) Data Lake
12 6 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (7.18%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.09%) JIRA
3 18 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.08%) Selenium
4 9 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 8 (1.85%) Subversion
6 6 (1.39%) Appium
6 6 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.39%) Postman
7 5 (1.16%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.69%) TestNG
8 3 (0.69%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.46%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.46%) Maven
9 2 (0.46%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.23%) git-flow
10 1 (0.23%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.23%) tSQLt
10 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 87 (20.14%) Finance
2 48 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.33%) Banking
4 30 (6.94%) Organisational Skills
5 29 (6.71%) Documentation Skills
6 26 (6.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 22 (5.09%) Legal
8 19 (4.40%) Investment Banking
9 15 (3.47%) Presentation Skills
10 13 (3.01%) Police
11 11 (2.55%) Public Sector
11 11 (2.55%) Retail
12 10 (2.31%) Marketing
13 9 (2.08%) Electronics
13 9 (2.08%) Influencing Skills
14 6 (1.39%) Law
14 6 (1.39%) Manufacturing
15 5 (1.16%) Advertising
16 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
17 2 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (29.63%) Developer
2 60 (13.89%) Analyst
3 31 (7.18%) IT Support
4 30 (6.94%) Architect
5 22 (5.09%) .NET Developer
5 22 (5.09%) Software Developer
6 21 (4.86%) Java Developer
7 19 (4.40%) Data Manager
7 19 (4.40%) Lead Developer
8 18 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 18 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.47%) Software Engineer
10 14 (3.24%) Healthcare Analyst
10 14 (3.24%) Service Analyst
11 13 (3.01%) Data Architect
11 13 (3.01%) Senior Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Salesforce Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Support Engineer
13 11 (2.55%) Administrator
13 11 (2.55%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (18.29%) .NET
2 58 (13.43%) HTML
3 48 (11.11%) XML
4 37 (8.56%) ASP.NET
5 36 (8.33%) CSS
6 30 (6.94%) .NET Framework
7 28 (6.48%) JSON
8 24 (5.56%) Web Services
9 23 (5.32%) AngularJS
9 23 (5.32%) React
10 20 (4.63%) REST
11 17 (3.94%) Spring
12 16 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (3.70%) Vue.js
13 15 (3.47%) Spring Boot
13 15 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (3.24%) jQuery
14 14 (3.24%) Kafka
15 13 (3.01%) Entity Framework
16 11 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.56%) User Experience
2 35 (8.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 25 (5.79%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.17%) Reference Data
5 14 (3.24%) NHS
6 13 (3.01%) Smart Meter
7 11 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (2.08%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.16%) Social Media
11 4 (0.93%) Analogue Electronics
11 4 (0.93%) Fibre Optics
11 4 (0.93%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 4 (0.93%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.93%) Optoelectronics
11 4 (0.93%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.93%) Verilog
11 4 (0.93%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.57%) Windows
2 30 (6.94%) Linux
3 10 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.08%) Unix
5 8 (1.85%) Android
5 8 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.93%) AIX
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.93%) Solaris
8 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.46%) CentOS
9 2 (0.46%) Debian
9 2 (0.46%) Fedora
9 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
2 126 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.66%) Mentoring
4 46 (10.65%) DevOps
5 45 (10.42%) Analytics
5 45 (10.42%) Scrum
6 42 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 41 (9.49%) Project Management
8 35 (8.10%) Migration
9 34 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
9 34 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (7.41%) Content Management
11 31 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (6.94%) CRM
12 30 (6.94%) Enterprise Content Management
13 29 (6.71%) Computer Science
14 27 (6.25%) ITIL
14 27 (6.25%) OO
14 27 (6.25%) SDLC
15 26 (6.02%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.14%) SQL
2 81 (18.75%) C#
3 69 (15.97%) JavaScript
4 67 (15.51%) Java
5 65 (15.05%) Python
6 26 (6.02%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.70%) PHP
8 14 (3.24%) R
8 14 (3.24%) Ruby
9 13 (3.01%) Scala
10 12 (2.78%) C++
11 11 (2.55%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.31%) C
13 9 (2.08%) Java 8
13 9 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.85%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.85%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.85%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (17.36%) Degree
2 21 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.78%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.93%) CCNA
5 4 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.93%) MCSA
5 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.93%) PhD
5 4 (0.93%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.23%) ACCA
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.41%) SLA
2 27 (6.25%) GDPR
2 27 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.24%) HL7
4 13 (3.01%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (3.01%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 13 (3.01%) NIST
5 10 (2.31%) QA
6 3 (0.69%) PMO
7 2 (0.46%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.46%) Good Clinical Practice
7 2 (0.46%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.46%) ITGC
7 2 (0.46%) MiFID
8 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.23%) EMIR
System Software
1 25 (5.79%) Docker
2 24 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) iptables
5 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) HDFS
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (3.24%) Terraform
2 11 (2.55%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.55%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (2.08%) Ansible
4 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.46%) Puppet
5 2 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 130 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.02%) Oracle
3 23 (5.32%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (5.09%) Google
5 19 (4.40%) Sitecore
6 18 (4.17%) Bloomberg
6 18 (4.17%) Refinitiv
7 15 (3.47%) Cisco
8 11 (2.55%) Talend
9 10 (2.31%) Netezza
10 8 (1.85%) MuleSoft
10 8 (1.85%) VMware
11 6 (1.39%) Adobe
11 6 (1.39%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.39%) Splunk
11 6 (1.39%) Virgin Media
12 5 (1.16%) Hyperion
13 4 (0.93%) Anaplan
13 4 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.93%) Veritas