The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 75 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.84% 1.52% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 10
Average salary £35,318 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £33,750 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Programmer
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
1039 1145 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.50% 96.87% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 689 714 568
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 23 (62.16%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) .NET
3 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 16 (43.24%) Oracle
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
6 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (24.32%) Java
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 6 (16.22%) WinForms
11 6 (16.22%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (16.22%) PeopleTools
11 6 (16.22%) WCF
11 6 (16.22%) WPF
11 6 (16.22%) LINQ
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (16.22%) Coaching
12 5 (13.51%) User Experience
12 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
12 5 (13.51%) UX Design
12 5 (13.51%) jQuery
12 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
12 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
12 5 (13.51%) SharePoint

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQLite
4 1 (2.70%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) PeopleTools
2 3 (8.11%) Moq
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) QUnit
General
1 3 (8.11%) Law
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (16.22%) WinForms
4 6 (16.22%) WCF
4 6 (16.22%) WPF
4 6 (16.22%) LINQ
4 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.51%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) NHibernate
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.81%) Spring.NET
6 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.11%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (8.11%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.11%) XSLT
7 3 (8.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
1 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) TDD
5 6 (16.22%) Coaching
6 5 (13.51%) UX Design
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) AOP
7 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.11%) Parallel Programming
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.11%) RAD
8 3 (8.11%) Document Management
9 2 (5.41%) OO
10 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) F#
5 3 (8.11%) VBScript
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Teradata
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago