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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 476 593 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.67% 42.63% 41.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.08% 44.29% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 277 372 314
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
1218 1339 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.84% 96.26% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 778 793 716
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 435 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (39.82%) Java
3 337 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 325 (36.76%) HTML
5 300 (33.94%) .NET
6 284 (32.13%) SQL
7 276 (31.22%) SQL Server
7 276 (31.22%) CSS
8 274 (31.00%) C#
9 237 (26.81%) Finance
10 212 (23.98%) MVC
11 207 (23.42%) TDD
12 205 (23.19%) ASP.NET
13 192 (21.72%) Spring
14 159 (17.99%) Hibernate
15 157 (17.76%) OO
16 149 (16.86%) Relational Database
17 148 (16.74%) Microsoft
18 139 (15.72%) Oracle
19 137 (15.50%) Web Services
20 131 (14.82%) Unit Testing
21 130 (14.71%) jQuery
22 124 (14.03%) HTML5
23 116 (13.12%) Scrum
24 113 (12.78%) Banking
25 112 (12.67%) AngularJS
26 105 (11.88%) XML
27 103 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
28 102 (11.54%) Linux
28 102 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 64 (7.24%) Tomcat
2 53 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 47 (5.32%) Apache
4 37 (4.19%) Node.js
5 34 (3.85%) JBoss
6 28 (3.17%) IIS
7 23 (2.60%) Umbraco
8 18 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (1.81%) CMS
10 13 (1.47%) Alfresco
11 11 (1.24%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.24%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (0.90%) Drupal
12 8 (0.90%) SAS
13 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.68%) Mule
14 6 (0.68%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.57%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 87 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.47%) InfoPath
3 6 (0.68%) InDesign
4 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (3.05%) Magento
2 4 (0.45%) Endur
3 3 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.36%) Office 365
3 10 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.68%) GitHub
5 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.24%) Firewall
2 9 (1.02%) Network Security
3 8 (0.90%) Internet
4 3 (0.34%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) SMS
5 1 (0.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (31.22%) SQL Server
2 149 (16.86%) Relational Database
3 65 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (6.11%) RDBMS
6 44 (4.98%) NoSQL
7 37 (4.19%) Big Data
7 37 (4.19%) Oracle Database
8 36 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
10 34 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (3.73%) MySQL
12 26 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (2.71%) MongoDB
14 23 (2.60%) Hadoop
15 20 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
16 18 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (1.92%) QlikView
17 17 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
18 15 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (8.94%) Maven
2 71 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 61 (6.90%) JUnit
4 51 (5.77%) Subversion
4 51 (5.77%) Jenkins
5 33 (3.73%) TeamCity
6 31 (3.51%) Selenium
7 26 (2.94%) Ant
8 25 (2.83%) GitLab
9 23 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 18 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.81%) EasyMock
12 14 (1.58%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.36%) Flash Builder
13 12 (1.36%) Artifactory
14 11 (1.24%) Hudson
14 11 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (1.02%) ClearCase
15 9 (1.02%) JIRA
16 8 (0.90%) Xcode
General
1 237 (26.81%) Finance
2 113 (12.78%) Banking
3 34 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.60%) Games
6 22 (2.49%) Financial Institution
7 18 (2.04%) Marketing
8 17 (1.92%) Legal
9 13 (1.47%) Retail
10 9 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.90%) Front Office
12 7 (0.79%) Publishing
13 6 (0.68%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.57%) Law
14 5 (0.57%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.57%) Advertising
15 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Back Office
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (36.76%) HTML
2 300 (33.94%) .NET
3 276 (31.22%) CSS
4 205 (23.19%) ASP.NET
5 192 (21.72%) Spring
6 159 (17.99%) Hibernate
7 137 (15.50%) Web Services
8 130 (14.71%) jQuery
9 124 (14.03%) HTML5
10 112 (12.67%) AngularJS
11 105 (11.88%) XML
12 103 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 87 (9.84%) .NET Framework
14 82 (9.28%) RESTful
15 70 (7.92%) CSS3
16 69 (7.81%) Entity Framework
17 66 (7.47%) J2EE
18 41 (4.64%) JSON
19 39 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
20 38 (4.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 50 (5.66%) User Experience
4 49 (5.54%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.26%) Mathematics
5 20 (2.26%) Data Integration
5 20 (2.26%) iPad
6 16 (1.81%) Derivative
7 13 (1.47%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.24%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.24%) iPhone
9 9 (1.02%) Physics
10 8 (0.90%) Animation
10 8 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.79%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.79%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.68%) RIA
12 6 (0.68%) W3C
12 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 102 (11.54%) Linux
2 97 (10.97%) UNIX
3 50 (5.66%) Android
4 46 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 38 (4.30%) Windows
6 7 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (23.98%) MVC
3 207 (23.42%) TDD
4 157 (17.76%) OO
5 131 (14.82%) Unit Testing
6 116 (13.12%) Scrum
7 102 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 91 (10.29%) SDLC
9 82 (9.28%) Open Source
10 78 (8.82%) BDD
11 76 (8.60%) ETL
12 69 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
13 67 (7.58%) Web Development
14 58 (6.56%) Software Engineering
15 52 (5.88%) E-Commerce
16 42 (4.75%) iOS Development
17 41 (4.64%) Android Development
18 39 (4.41%) Waterfall
18 39 (4.41%) Content Management
19 36 (4.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 352 (39.82%) Java
2 337 (38.12%) JavaScript
3 284 (32.13%) SQL
4 274 (31.00%) C#
5 69 (7.81%) Python
6 68 (7.69%) PHP
7 57 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 53 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 53 (6.00%) C++
8 53 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 34 (3.85%) Ruby
10 20 (2.26%) Perl
11 17 (1.92%) VB.NET
12 16 (1.81%) Objective-C
12 16 (1.81%) C
13 12 (1.36%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.36%) VB
14 11 (1.24%) Scala
15 8 (0.90%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 93 (10.52%) Degree
2 35 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.34%) MCP
5 3 (0.34%) HNC
5 3 (0.34%) HND
6 2 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.94%) QA
2 4 (0.45%) WAI
2 4 (0.45%) Section 508
3 2 (0.23%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) EMIR
4 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (0.34%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.57%) Puppet
2 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.34%) MOM
3 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 148 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 139 (15.72%) Oracle
3 64 (7.24%) Sybase
4 28 (3.17%) Cognos
5 25 (2.83%) Informatica
6 16 (1.81%) Zend
7 14 (1.58%) Apple
8 12 (1.36%) Xamarin
9 11 (1.24%) Talend
10 9 (1.02%) Adobe
11 8 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (0.79%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.79%) Google
13 6 (0.68%) Perforce
13 6 (0.68%) Vertica
14 5 (0.57%) Quark
15 4 (0.45%) Alterian
15 4 (0.45%) IBM
15 4 (0.45%) Red Hat
16 3 (0.34%) Tableau
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