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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 432 722 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.59% 50.99% 44.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.99% 53.09% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 268 470 288
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1168 1360 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.51% 96.05% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 787 882 600
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 407 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
2 397 (46.22%) JavaScript
3 388 (45.17%) .NET
4 363 (42.26%) C#
5 354 (41.21%) HTML
6 328 (38.18%) SQL Server
7 314 (36.55%) Java
8 305 (35.51%) CSS
9 262 (30.50%) MVC
10 261 (30.38%) ASP.NET
11 228 (26.54%) SQL
12 209 (24.33%) TDD
13 196 (22.82%) jQuery
14 189 (22.00%) Finance
15 172 (20.02%) Spring
16 165 (19.21%) Oracle
17 162 (18.86%) OO
18 153 (17.81%) Relational Database
19 152 (17.69%) Microsoft
20 151 (17.58%) HTML5
21 147 (17.11%) Web Services
22 128 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
23 120 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
24 113 (13.15%) Hibernate
25 106 (12.34%) XML
26 104 (12.11%) AngularJS
27 101 (11.76%) Banking
28 98 (11.41%) Linux
29 94 (10.94%) .NET Framework
30 89 (10.36%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 76 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 47 (5.47%) Tomcat
3 45 (5.24%) Node.js
4 38 (4.42%) Apache
4 38 (4.42%) CMS
5 37 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 31 (3.61%) IIS
7 21 (2.44%) Umbraco
8 19 (2.21%) Drupal
9 18 (2.10%) JBoss
10 11 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.05%) Mule
12 7 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.70%) SAS
13 6 (0.70%) WordPress
13 6 (0.70%) Alfresco
13 6 (0.70%) Liferay
13 6 (0.70%) SugarCRM
14 4 (0.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 86 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.98%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.81%) MS Office
4 5 (0.58%) InDesign
5 4 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.35%) MS Project
6 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.63%) Magento
2 10 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.47%) Endur
4 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.51%) GitHub
4 10 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.58%) SaaS
7 3 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.51%) Internet
2 6 (0.70%) iBeacon
3 5 (0.58%) Intranet
4 4 (0.47%) HTTP
4 4 (0.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.12%) SMS
5 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 153 (17.81%) Relational Database
3 73 (8.50%) RDBMS
4 66 (7.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (5.24%) MongoDB
8 44 (5.12%) NoSQL
9 41 (4.77%) MySQL
10 29 (3.38%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.91%) Big Data
12 24 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (2.33%) Hadoop
14 19 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.63%) Pentaho
17 14 (1.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 87 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 62 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 57 (6.64%) Maven
4 55 (6.40%) Subversion
5 50 (5.82%) JUnit
6 35 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 26 (3.03%) Ant
8 24 (2.79%) Eclipse
8 24 (2.79%) Selenium
9 19 (2.21%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.86%) Mockito
11 14 (1.63%) GitLab
12 13 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (1.28%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.28%) JIRA
13 11 (1.28%) TestNG
14 10 (1.16%) Xcode
14 10 (1.16%) Hudson
General
1 189 (22.00%) Finance
2 101 (11.76%) Banking
3 42 (4.89%) Investment Banking
4 24 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.68%) Marketing
5 23 (2.68%) Games
6 21 (2.44%) Retail
7 12 (1.40%) Advertising
8 11 (1.28%) Legal
8 11 (1.28%) Front Office
9 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.93%) Private Banking
10 6 (0.70%) Back Office
10 6 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.70%) Publishing
11 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (45.17%) .NET
2 354 (41.21%) HTML
3 305 (35.51%) CSS
4 261 (30.38%) ASP.NET
5 196 (22.82%) jQuery
6 172 (20.02%) Spring
7 151 (17.58%) HTML5
8 147 (17.11%) Web Services
9 128 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 113 (13.15%) Hibernate
11 106 (12.34%) XML
12 104 (12.11%) AngularJS
13 94 (10.94%) .NET Framework
14 78 (9.08%) CSS3
15 71 (8.27%) Entity Framework
16 61 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 58 (6.75%) WCF
18 56 (6.52%) RESTful
19 54 (6.29%) NHibernate
20 42 (4.89%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.08%) Computer Science
2 74 (8.61%) User Experience
3 69 (8.03%) Open Source
4 60 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (5.47%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.98%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.75%) Derivative
7 15 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 14 (1.63%) iPad
9 12 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.16%) Physics
11 9 (1.05%) Semantic Web
12 8 (0.93%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.81%) iPhone
14 6 (0.70%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.70%) Social Media
14 6 (0.70%) Animation
15 5 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
15 5 (0.58%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.58%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 98 (11.41%) Linux
2 62 (7.22%) UNIX
3 46 (5.36%) Android
4 38 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.31%) Windows
6 5 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (47.38%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (30.50%) MVC
3 209 (24.33%) TDD
4 162 (18.86%) OO
5 120 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (9.66%) Scrum
7 80 (9.31%) Unit Testing
8 79 (9.20%) Web Development
9 77 (8.96%) Software Engineering
10 54 (6.29%) OOP
11 49 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 44 (5.12%) Content Management
13 43 (5.01%) OOD
13 43 (5.01%) UX Design
14 39 (4.54%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (4.54%) Mentoring
15 38 (4.42%) Dependency Injection
16 37 (4.31%) CRM
16 37 (4.31%) Mobile Development
17 35 (4.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 397 (46.22%) JavaScript
2 363 (42.26%) C#
3 314 (36.55%) Java
4 228 (26.54%) SQL
5 88 (10.24%) PHP
6 61 (7.10%) Python
7 39 (4.54%) Ruby
7 39 (4.54%) T-SQL
8 36 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 31 (3.61%) Shell Script
10 29 (3.38%) VB.NET
11 28 (3.26%) C++
12 24 (2.79%) VB
13 23 (2.68%) Perl
14 16 (1.86%) VB6
15 15 (1.75%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.63%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.16%) Clojure
18 7 (0.81%) Scala
19 6 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (10.36%) Degree
2 42 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.35%) MCP
5 2 (0.23%) HND
5 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) MOS
6 1 (0.12%) MCSE
6 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.98%) QA
2 3 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.40%) Puppet
2 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.47%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.35%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.23%) MOM
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 165 (19.21%) Oracle
2 152 (17.69%) Microsoft
3 28 (3.26%) Sybase
4 16 (1.86%) Zend
5 13 (1.51%) Talend
5 13 (1.51%) Business Objects
6 11 (1.28%) SAP
6 11 (1.28%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.16%) Informatica
8 9 (1.05%) Google
8 9 (1.05%) Apple
9 7 (0.81%) IBM
9 7 (0.81%) Adobe
10 5 (0.58%) Netezza
11 4 (0.47%) Quark
11 4 (0.47%) Cognos
11 4 (0.47%) Iron Speed
12 3 (0.35%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.35%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
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