The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 435 687 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.19% 51.85% 33.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.73% 53.50% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 287 420 182
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1095 1284 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.14% 96.91% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 730 835 492
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Glasgow region.

Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 400 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (43.39%) JavaScript
3 378 (42.71%) .NET
4 374 (42.26%) C#
5 342 (38.64%) HTML
6 328 (37.06%) SQL Server
7 325 (36.72%) Java
8 313 (35.37%) CSS
9 264 (29.83%) ASP.NET
10 250 (28.25%) SQL
11 242 (27.34%) MVC
12 230 (25.99%) Finance
13 226 (25.54%) jQuery
14 216 (24.41%) TDD
15 195 (22.03%) Oracle
16 172 (19.44%) Relational Database
17 169 (19.10%) OO
18 159 (17.97%) Spring
19 147 (16.61%) Web Services
20 131 (14.80%) Microsoft
21 126 (14.24%) HTML5
22 119 (13.45%) XML
23 111 (12.54%) Banking
24 110 (12.43%) Scrum
25 106 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC
26 105 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
27 94 (10.62%) Hibernate
28 93 (10.51%) Degree
29 91 (10.28%) Linux
30 83 (9.38%) RDBMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 69 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 47 (5.31%) CMS
4 32 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 31 (3.50%) Umbraco
6 28 (3.16%) Apache
7 26 (2.94%) Node.js
8 25 (2.82%) IIS
9 23 (2.60%) Drupal
10 21 (2.37%) JBoss
11 15 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.47%) Mule
13 8 (0.90%) WordPress
14 7 (0.79%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.79%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.79%) SugarCRM
15 6 (0.68%) SAS
15 6 (0.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 67 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.36%) MS Office
3 10 (1.13%) InfoPath
3 10 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.34%) MS Project
5 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) Magento
3 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.34%) Endur
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.02%) GitHub
4 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.24%) Intranet
2 9 (1.02%) Internet
3 7 (0.79%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.56%) HTTP
5 4 (0.45%) Network Security
6 1 (0.11%) Extranet
6 1 (0.11%) DNS
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.11%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (37.06%) SQL Server
2 172 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 83 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 62 (7.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (4.18%) MySQL
7 37 (4.18%) Oracle Database
8 36 (4.07%) MongoDB
9 33 (3.73%) NoSQL
10 30 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (2.26%) SQLite
13 19 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (2.15%) Big Data
14 16 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (1.69%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 65 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 55 (6.21%) JUnit
4 53 (5.99%) Subversion
5 41 (4.63%) Maven
6 29 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 25 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 25 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.37%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.26%) Jasmine
10 17 (1.92%) RSpec
11 13 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
11 13 (1.47%) Ant
11 13 (1.47%) Xcode
11 13 (1.47%) Mockito
12 12 (1.36%) JIRA
12 12 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.24%) Selenium
14 10 (1.13%) Hudson
15 9 (1.02%) NCrunch
General
1 230 (25.99%) Finance
2 111 (12.54%) Banking
3 52 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 34 (3.84%) Retail
5 27 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.94%) Games
7 19 (2.15%) Front Office
8 15 (1.69%) Marketing
9 12 (1.36%) Advertising
10 10 (1.13%) Back Office
10 10 (1.13%) Private Banking
11 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.79%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.34%) Electronics
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.23%) Publishing
15 2 (0.23%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (42.71%) .NET
2 342 (38.64%) HTML
3 313 (35.37%) CSS
4 264 (29.83%) ASP.NET
5 226 (25.54%) jQuery
6 159 (17.97%) Spring
7 147 (16.61%) Web Services
8 126 (14.24%) HTML5
9 119 (13.45%) XML
10 106 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 94 (10.62%) Hibernate
12 78 (8.81%) .NET Framework
12 78 (8.81%) CSS3
13 59 (6.67%) AngularJS
14 55 (6.21%) WCF
15 52 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (5.54%) REST
17 48 (5.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 37 (4.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (4.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 76 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.25%) User Experience
3 66 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.08%) Open Source
5 42 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.03%) iPad
6 18 (2.03%) Derivative
7 15 (1.69%) Data Integration
8 14 (1.58%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.47%) iPhone
10 12 (1.36%) Physics
11 11 (1.24%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.02%) Semantic Web
13 8 (0.90%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.90%) W3C
13 8 (0.90%) Social Media
14 7 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (0.79%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 91 (10.28%) Linux
2 64 (7.23%) UNIX
3 39 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 38 (4.29%) Android
5 35 (3.95%) Windows
6 6 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (27.34%) MVC
3 216 (24.41%) TDD
4 169 (19.10%) OO
5 110 (12.43%) Scrum
6 105 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 71 (8.02%) Web Development
9 62 (7.01%) OOD
10 61 (6.89%) OOP
11 56 (6.33%) Unit Testing
12 54 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
13 46 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (4.41%) UX Design
15 37 (4.18%) SOA
16 36 (4.07%) ETL
17 35 (3.95%) Data Modelling
17 35 (3.95%) BDD
17 35 (3.95%) Mentoring
18 34 (3.84%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 384 (43.39%) JavaScript
2 374 (42.26%) C#
3 325 (36.72%) Java
4 250 (28.25%) SQL
5 74 (8.36%) PHP
6 66 (7.46%) Python
7 46 (5.20%) Ruby
8 33 (3.73%) T-SQL
9 32 (3.62%) PL/SQL
10 31 (3.50%) C++
11 29 (3.28%) VB.NET
12 26 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.49%) Objective-C
14 20 (2.26%) VB
15 18 (2.03%) Perl
16 16 (1.81%) VB6
16 16 (1.81%) CoffeeScript
17 11 (1.24%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.13%) Clojure
19 8 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 93 (10.51%) Degree
2 32 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.36%) VCP4
4 6 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.23%) HND
5 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.11%) MOS
6 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.81%) QA
2 4 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.24%) Puppet
2 9 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.45%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 195 (22.03%) Oracle
2 131 (14.80%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.29%) Sybase
4 21 (2.37%) SAP
5 16 (1.81%) Business Objects
6 15 (1.69%) IBM
7 13 (1.47%) Talend
8 12 (1.36%) Apple
9 10 (1.13%) Zend
10 9 (1.02%) Google
11 7 (0.79%) Informatica
12 6 (0.68%) Iron Speed
13 5 (0.56%) Netezza
13 5 (0.56%) Alterian
14 4 (0.45%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.45%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.45%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.34%) Cognos
15 3 (0.34%) Ektron
16 2 (0.23%) Xamarin
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