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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 421 280 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.18% 21.05% 17.78%
As % of the General category 42.74% 42.17% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 236 181 97
10th Percentile £30,442 £29,250 £29,150
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,900 £47,500 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.84% +17.28% -4.71%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

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 985 664 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.59% 49.92% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 502 431 259
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,225
25th Percentile £38,386 £38,050 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,238 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.76% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,938 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +4.40%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 185 (43.94%) Problem-Solving
2 155 (36.82%) Agile
3 147 (34.92%) Azure
4 117 (27.79%) SQL
5 105 (24.94%) Microsoft
6 99 (23.52%) Finance
7 91 (21.62%) Degree
8 88 (20.90%) Analytics
9 81 (19.24%) Mentoring
10 75 (17.81%) .NET
11 71 (16.86%) AWS
12 70 (16.63%) SQL Server
12 70 (16.63%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (15.68%) CI/CD
14 60 (14.25%) JavaScript
14 60 (14.25%) C#
15 56 (13.30%) Python
16 53 (12.59%) MVC
17 51 (12.11%) Java
18 50 (11.88%) Full Stack Development
19 47 (11.16%) Software Engineering
20 43 (10.21%) Relational Database
20 43 (10.21%) DevOps
21 41 (9.74%) Data Analytics
22 39 (9.26%) ASP.NET
22 39 (9.26%) Scrum
23 38 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
23 38 (9.03%) Power Platform
24 37 (8.79%) Data Pipeline
24 37 (8.79%) OO

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 28 (6.65%) Apache Spark
2 15 (3.56%) Apache Airflow
3 14 (3.33%) Luigi
4 13 (3.09%) Apache Pig
5 12 (2.85%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.38%) SAS
7 7 (1.66%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.19%) CMS
9 4 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.24%) Confluence
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (6.18%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.56%) InVision
3 15 (3.56%) Sketch
3 15 (3.56%) Zeplin
4 10 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (2.14%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 147 (34.92%) Azure
2 71 (16.86%) AWS
3 38 (9.03%) Power Platform
4 34 (8.08%) SaaS
5 30 (7.13%) Azure DevOps
5 30 (7.13%) Microsoft 365
6 20 (4.75%) GCP
7 15 (3.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 15 (3.56%) Figma
8 14 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (3.33%) Snowflake
9 9 (2.14%) IaaS
10 7 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (1.66%) Serverless
11 6 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.43%) Azure Logic Apps
11 6 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.43%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.28%) Firewall
2 15 (3.56%) HTTP
3 13 (3.09%) Internet
3 13 (3.09%) SSL
4 10 (2.38%) WAN
5 9 (2.14%) DHCP
5 9 (2.14%) DNS
6 8 (1.90%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 7 (1.66%) LAN
7 7 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (1.66%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.43%) SNMP
8 6 (1.43%) VoIP
9 5 (1.19%) PABX
9 5 (1.19%) RS-232
9 5 (1.19%) SAN
10 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.71%) Network Security
11 2 (0.48%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.63%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.21%) Relational Database
3 32 (7.60%) Big Data
3 32 (7.60%) Power BI
4 17 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.09%) Data Lake
8 10 (2.38%) Tableau
9 9 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.71%) Metadata
12 3 (0.71%) Metadata Repository
12 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.48%) DB2
13 2 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (4.75%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.28%) JIRA
3 12 (2.85%) ER Studio
3 12 (2.85%) ERwin
4 9 (2.14%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.14%) Selenium
5 7 (1.66%) Protractor
6 6 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.48%) Maven
8 2 (0.48%) Postman
8 2 (0.48%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.24%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.24%) git-flow
9 1 (0.24%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.24%) tSQLt
General
1 99 (23.52%) Finance
2 70 (16.63%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.84%) Presentation Skills
4 29 (6.89%) Organisational Skills
5 28 (6.65%) Marketing
6 24 (5.70%) Advertising
7 12 (2.85%) Banking
8 11 (2.61%) Public Sector
9 10 (2.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 10 (2.38%) Retail
10 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.90%) Local Government
12 7 (1.66%) Law
13 6 (1.43%) Police
14 5 (1.19%) Fire and Rescue
14 5 (1.19%) Legal
15 4 (0.95%) Front Office
15 4 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.71%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 106 (25.18%) Developer
2 58 (13.78%) Analyst
3 25 (5.94%) .NET Developer
3 25 (5.94%) Graduate
3 25 (5.94%) Junior
4 24 (5.70%) Java Developer
5 23 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (5.46%) C# Developer
5 23 (5.46%) SaaS Developer
5 23 (5.46%) WinForms Developer
6 21 (4.99%) Support Engineer
7 20 (4.75%) Site Manager
7 20 (4.75%) Site Reliability Manager
8 19 (4.51%) Software Engineer
9 17 (4.04%) Data Engineer
9 17 (4.04%) Junior Developer
10 16 (3.80%) Graduate Support Engineer
10 16 (3.80%) Graduate Technical Support
10 16 (3.80%) IT Engineer
10 16 (3.80%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.81%) .NET
2 39 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 36 (8.55%) HTML
4 28 (6.65%) .NET Framework
5 27 (6.41%) CSS
6 25 (5.94%) AngularJS
6 25 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (5.94%) OLE
7 23 (5.46%) Entity Framework
7 23 (5.46%) WinForms
8 17 (4.04%) Kafka
8 17 (4.04%) React
9 16 (3.80%) Django
10 15 (3.56%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (2.85%) Angular 2
11 12 (2.85%) Node.js
11 12 (2.85%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (2.38%) HTML5
13 8 (1.90%) XML
14 7 (1.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (6.18%) IoT
3 25 (5.94%) User Experience
4 17 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.56%) Renewable Energy
6 12 (2.85%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.61%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.38%) NHS
8 10 (2.38%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.90%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.19%) Low-Code
11 5 (1.19%) PKI
12 4 (0.95%) BBC
12 4 (0.95%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.95%) Team-Oriented Environment
13 3 (0.71%) e-Health
13 3 (0.71%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.46%) Windows
2 17 (4.04%) Linux
3 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.66%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.43%) Unix
6 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.48%) VMS
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (43.94%) Problem-Solving
2 155 (36.82%) Agile
3 88 (20.90%) Analytics
4 81 (19.24%) Mentoring
5 66 (15.68%) CI/CD
6 53 (12.59%) MVC
7 50 (11.88%) Full Stack Development
8 47 (11.16%) Software Engineering
9 43 (10.21%) DevOps
10 41 (9.74%) Data Analytics
11 39 (9.26%) Scrum
12 38 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (8.79%) Data Pipeline
13 37 (8.79%) OO
14 34 (8.08%) ETL
15 33 (7.84%) Data Privacy
16 30 (7.13%) Data Management
17 28 (6.65%) Coaching
17 28 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (27.79%) SQL
2 60 (14.25%) C#
2 60 (14.25%) JavaScript
3 56 (13.30%) Python
4 51 (12.11%) Java
5 30 (7.13%) R
6 20 (4.75%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.28%) TypeScript
8 13 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.85%) Go
9 12 (2.85%) Ruby
10 11 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.43%) Bash
12 5 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.48%) C++
13 2 (0.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.48%) Scala
13 2 (0.48%) VB
14 1 (0.24%) C
14 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (21.62%) Degree
2 20 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.28%) Master's Degree
4 13 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (2.14%) CISSP
6 8 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.66%) CCNA
7 7 (1.66%) CISM
7 7 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.66%) PhD
8 6 (1.43%) CCNP
8 6 (1.43%) CEH
8 6 (1.43%) CIPD
8 6 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.19%) CISA
9 5 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.19%) HNC
10 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.36%) QA
2 15 (3.56%) SLA
3 12 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.61%) NCSC
5 9 (2.14%) Data Quality
5 9 (2.14%) GDPR
6 8 (1.90%) ISO 14001
6 8 (1.90%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.43%) Good Clinical Practice
7 6 (1.43%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.19%) HL7
8 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (1.19%) RMADS
9 4 (0.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.48%) CDISC
10 2 (0.48%) NIST
10 2 (0.48%) PMO
11 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.24%) IFRS
11 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 18 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.04%) Docker
3 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (6.18%) Terraform
2 22 (5.23%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.90%) Ansible
4 5 (1.19%) Nexpose
5 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.48%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.24%) Nessus
7 1 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 105 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.70%) Google
3 22 (5.23%) Adobe
4 16 (3.80%) Databricks
5 15 (3.56%) Hitachi
6 12 (2.85%) Cisco
7 11 (2.61%) Splunk
8 8 (1.90%) Oracle
8 8 (1.90%) Teradata
9 6 (1.43%) Aruba
9 6 (1.43%) HP
9 6 (1.43%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.43%) VMware
10 5 (1.19%) Centrify
11 4 (0.95%) ANSYS
11 4 (0.95%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.48%) IBM
12 2 (0.48%) NEC
12 2 (0.48%) Remedy
12 2 (0.48%) Sybase