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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 500 406 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.63% 37.38% 50.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.85% 38.67% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 288 273 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £54,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1321 1050 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.78% 96.69% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 681 735
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 542 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (37.71%) Java
3 371 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 361 (35.92%) C#
5 351 (34.93%) .NET
6 336 (33.43%) HTML
7 333 (33.13%) SQL
8 326 (32.44%) CSS
9 275 (27.36%) SQL Server
10 231 (22.99%) ASP.NET
11 228 (22.69%) MVC
12 221 (21.99%) TDD
13 200 (19.90%) OO
14 180 (17.91%) Spring
15 173 (17.21%) Finance
16 162 (16.12%) jQuery
17 154 (15.32%) Microsoft
18 153 (15.22%) AngularJS
19 143 (14.23%) Web Services
20 140 (13.93%) Hibernate
21 130 (12.94%) XML
21 130 (12.94%) Degree
22 127 (12.64%) Python
22 127 (12.64%) Oracle
23 122 (12.14%) Scrum
24 120 (11.94%) Relational Database
25 118 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
25 118 (11.74%) HTML5
26 112 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
27 110 (10.95%) Analytical Skills

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 58 (5.77%) CMS
1 58 (5.77%) JBoss
2 47 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 47 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 43 (4.28%) Umbraco
4 39 (3.88%) Node.js
5 26 (2.59%) Alfresco
5 26 (2.59%) Drupal
6 22 (2.19%) IIS
7 21 (2.09%) Oracle Coherence
8 19 (1.89%) Apache
9 16 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (1.39%) Apache Spark
12 12 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 11 (1.09%) MQSeries
14 10 (1.00%) Joomla!
15 9 (0.90%) GemFire
16 6 (0.60%) Mule
17 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 84 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.100%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.00%) osCommerce
5 8 (0.80%) Magento
6 5 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.30%) Hi Portfolio
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.20%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.20%) RMDS
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.49%) Office 365
3 13 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.09%) SaaS
5 8 (0.80%) GitHub
6 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.100%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.100%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.40%) Firewall
2 3 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.100%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (27.36%) SQL Server
2 120 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 96 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (6.57%) BusinessObjects
7 58 (5.77%) RDBMS
8 53 (5.27%) NoSQL
9 51 (5.07%) QlikView
10 48 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (3.58%) Oracle Database
12 30 (2.99%) Big Data
13 26 (2.59%) MySQL
14 21 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.99%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
16 19 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
17 18 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 94 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 90 (8.96%) Maven
3 72 (7.16%) Subversion
4 68 (6.77%) Jenkins
5 44 (4.38%) Selenium
6 43 (4.28%) JUnit
7 41 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
8 38 (3.78%) Visual Studio
9 31 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (2.39%) Artifactory
10 24 (2.39%) Cucumber
10 24 (2.39%) FitNesse
11 21 (2.09%) Grunt
12 19 (1.89%) Bower
12 19 (1.89%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.49%) NUnit
14 13 (1.29%) Xcode
15 12 (1.19%) gulp
15 12 (1.19%) JSUnit
15 12 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 173 (17.21%) Finance
2 109 (10.85%) Banking
3 42 (4.18%) Investment Banking
4 20 (1.99%) Front Office
5 17 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.39%) Games
8 13 (1.29%) Spanish Language
9 12 (1.19%) Back Office
10 11 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.00%) Legal
12 7 (0.70%) Law
12 7 (0.70%) Retail
13 6 (0.60%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 3 (0.30%) Marketing
15 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.20%) Publishing
16 1 (0.100%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (34.93%) .NET
2 336 (33.43%) HTML
3 326 (32.44%) CSS
4 231 (22.99%) ASP.NET
5 180 (17.91%) Spring
6 162 (16.12%) jQuery
7 153 (15.22%) AngularJS
8 143 (14.23%) Web Services
9 140 (13.93%) Hibernate
10 130 (12.94%) XML
11 118 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 118 (11.74%) HTML5
12 81 (8.06%) RESTful
13 78 (7.76%) CSS3
14 73 (7.26%) .NET Framework
15 70 (6.97%) JSON
16 64 (6.37%) Entity Framework
17 61 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web API
18 50 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 48 (4.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 110 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (9.05%) Computer Science
3 72 (7.16%) User Experience
4 52 (5.17%) Visualisation
5 39 (3.88%) Market Risk
6 38 (3.78%) Mobile App
7 37 (3.68%) Derivative
8 35 (3.48%) Fixed Income
9 29 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (1.59%) BBC
12 16 (1.59%) Social Media
13 13 (1.29%) iPad
14 12 (1.19%) Equities
14 12 (1.19%) iPhone
15 11 (1.09%) Animation
15 11 (1.09%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.09%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 86 (8.56%) Unix
2 59 (5.87%) Android
3 57 (5.67%) Linux
4 51 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 35 (3.48%) Windows
6 11 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.100%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (22.69%) MVC
3 221 (21.99%) TDD
4 200 (19.90%) OO
5 122 (12.14%) Scrum
6 112 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
7 107 (10.65%) BDD
8 97 (9.65%) Unit Testing
9 84 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (8.26%) SDLC
11 81 (8.06%) ETL
12 80 (7.96%) Open Source
13 63 (6.27%) Web Development
14 62 (6.17%) Front End Development
15 59 (5.87%) Software Engineering
16 56 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
17 52 (5.17%) Multithreading
18 51 (5.07%) Android Development
19 49 (4.88%) SOA
20 45 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 379 (37.71%) Java
2 371 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 361 (35.92%) C#
4 333 (33.13%) SQL
5 127 (12.64%) Python
6 103 (10.25%) C++
7 64 (6.37%) PHP
8 61 (6.07%) PL/SQL
9 55 (5.47%) Shell Script
10 47 (4.68%) Ruby
11 32 (3.18%) T-SQL
12 24 (2.39%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.09%) Objective-C
14 17 (1.69%) Perl
15 16 (1.59%) Embedded C++
16 15 (1.49%) Groovy
17 12 (1.19%) Smalltalk
17 12 (1.19%) XPath
18 11 (1.09%) X++
19 10 (1.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 130 (12.94%) Degree
2 62 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (3.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (1.19%) MCSE
5 11 (1.09%) MCP
6 1 (0.100%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.49%) SLA
3 24 (2.39%) QA
4 2 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.100%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.30%) Puppet
2 2 (0.20%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 154 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 127 (12.64%) Oracle
3 52 (5.17%) Sybase
4 50 (4.98%) Cognos
5 41 (4.08%) Talend
6 33 (3.28%) Google
7 31 (3.08%) Apple
8 27 (2.69%) Facebook
9 17 (1.69%) Informatica
10 16 (1.59%) Sony
10 16 (1.59%) Xamarin
10 16 (1.59%) Yahoo!
11 15 (1.49%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.19%) IBM
12 12 (1.19%) Zend
13 8 (0.80%) Adobe
13 8 (0.80%) SAP
14 7 (0.70%) Ektron
15 6 (0.60%) StreamBase
16 5 (0.50%) Hyperion
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