Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Solace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solace over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Solace Systems.

Solace
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Solace 23 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.45% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £56,750 - -
UK median annual salary £77,500 £65,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +19.23% -23.53% +6.25%

Solace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,068 2,270 2,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.40% 40.75% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,503 1,282
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +5.19% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £64,975
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Solace
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Solace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Solace in Scotland

Solace
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solace in Scotland.

Salary trend for Solace in Scotland

Solace
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solace in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Solace in Scotland

Solace
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solace within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 23 £56,750 -
Solace
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Solace 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Solace.

1 23 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 22 (95.65%) Middleware
3 21 (91.30%) Oracle
4 20 (86.96%) SQL
5 16 (69.57%) Finance
6 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
7 13 (56.52%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (56.52%) Linux
8 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
8 11 (47.83%) XML
8 11 (47.83%) XSD
8 11 (47.83%) XSLT
8 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
8 11 (47.83%) C++
8 11 (47.83%) Toad
8 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
8 11 (47.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
8 11 (47.83%) Talarian
8 11 (47.83%) Multithreaded Programming
9 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
9 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
9 10 (43.48%) C#
9 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
10 9 (39.13%) .NET
10 9 (39.13%) HTML
10 9 (39.13%) Rendezvous
10 9 (39.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (39.13%) Derivative

Solace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Toad
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (8.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
2 10 (43.48%) C++ Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) Middleware
2 11 (47.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (47.83%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) XSD
2 11 (47.83%) XSLT
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) Rendezvous
3 9 (39.13%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) CGI
4 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Derivative
1 9 (39.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
2 13 (56.52%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (47.83%) Multithreaded Programming
3 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) DevOps
6 8 (34.78%) SDLC
7 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
7 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
8 4 (17.39%) High Availability
9 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
9 2 (8.70%) Memory Management
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
10 1 (4.35%) OO
10 1 (4.35%) OOD
10 1 (4.35%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) C++
2 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 21 (91.30%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) Talarian