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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 57 78 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 54 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.09% 1.74% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 1.84% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 10 19
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
1272 1031 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.44% 94.59% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 756 678 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 94 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (58.47%) C#
3 65 (55.08%) .NET
3 65 (55.08%) ASP.NET
4 58 (49.15%) SQL
5 50 (42.37%) HTML
5 50 (42.37%) CSS
6 49 (41.53%) Software Engineering
7 47 (39.83%) MVC
7 47 (39.83%) JavaScript
8 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
9 37 (31.36%) Document Management
9 37 (31.36%) User Experience
10 36 (30.51%) User Experience Design
10 36 (30.51%) SEO
11 33 (27.97%) jQuery
12 29 (24.58%) SharePoint
13 28 (23.73%) VBScript
13 28 (23.73%) Law
13 28 (23.73%) Ajax
13 28 (23.73%) LINQ
14 27 (22.88%) Unit Testing
14 27 (22.88%) Java
15 26 (22.03%) RAD
15 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (21.19%) OO
16 25 (21.19%) Visual Studio
16 25 (21.19%) Systems Analysis
16 25 (21.19%) Legal
17 20 (16.95%) Linux

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 29 (24.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.69%) CICS
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS Office
2 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.85%) SSL
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) MySQL
3 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.85%) DB2
5 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.85%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.85%) QlikView
5 1 (0.85%) SQLite
5 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.24%) Jasmine
2 5 (4.24%) RSpec
2 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.69%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.85%) QUnit
General
1 28 (23.73%) Law
2 25 (21.19%) Legal
3 15 (12.71%) Finance
4 6 (5.08%) Advertising
5 3 (2.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (55.08%) .NET
1 65 (55.08%) ASP.NET
2 50 (42.37%) HTML
2 50 (42.37%) CSS
3 33 (27.97%) jQuery
4 28 (23.73%) Ajax
4 28 (23.73%) LINQ
5 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (14.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 10 (8.47%) Sinatra
8 6 (5.08%) Backbone.js
8 6 (5.08%) Ember.js
9 4 (3.39%) J2EE
10 3 (2.54%) JMS
10 3 (2.54%) Middleware
10 3 (2.54%) DHTML
11 2 (1.69%) Spring.NET
11 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.36%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.24%) Open Source
4 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Linux
2 13 (11.02%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) AIX
3 5 (4.24%) Solaris
3 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.24%) UNIX
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.53%) Software Engineering
3 47 (39.83%) MVC
4 37 (31.36%) Document Management
5 36 (30.51%) User Experience Design
5 36 (30.51%) SEO
6 27 (22.88%) Unit Testing
7 26 (22.03%) RAD
8 25 (21.19%) OO
8 25 (21.19%) Systems Analysis
9 20 (16.95%) Web Development
10 18 (15.25%) Coaching
11 12 (10.17%) Workflow
12 8 (6.78%) TDD
12 8 (6.78%) OOD
13 7 (5.93%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.93%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.08%) Information Security
15 5 (4.24%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 69 (58.47%) C#
2 58 (49.15%) SQL
3 47 (39.83%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.73%) VBScript
5 27 (22.88%) Java
6 17 (14.41%) Ruby
7 15 (12.71%) C++
8 5 (4.24%) Python
8 5 (4.24%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.69%) COBOL
11 2 (1.69%) JCL
12 1 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) VB
12 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.85%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.17%) Oracle
3 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.85%) Progress
4 1 (0.85%) Cognos
4 1 (0.85%) Pega
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago