The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 38 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 90 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.37% 0.56% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 0.59% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 89 3 20
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1365 1185 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.67% 95.49% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 844 818 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 70 (52.63%) C#
2 68 (51.13%) ASP.NET
3 67 (50.38%) .NET
4 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (41.35%) SQL
6 53 (39.85%) HTML
7 52 (39.10%) CSS
8 50 (37.59%) MVC
9 49 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 48 (36.09%) Software Engineering
11 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
12 37 (27.82%) SEO
12 37 (27.82%) Document Management
12 37 (27.82%) User Experience Design
13 34 (25.56%) Java
14 32 (24.06%) OO
14 32 (24.06%) jQuery
15 29 (21.80%) LINQ
15 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
15 29 (21.80%) SharePoint
16 28 (21.05%) VBScript
16 28 (21.05%) Ajax
17 26 (19.55%) Visual Studio
17 26 (19.55%) RAD
17 26 (19.55%) Law
18 24 (18.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 23 (17.29%) Systems Analysis
19 23 (17.29%) Legal
20 21 (15.79%) Finance
21 20 (15.04%) Linux

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (21.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.77%) IIS
3 5 (3.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.26%) CICS
5 2 (1.50%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Office
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.75%) DataStage
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.75%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.76%) RSpec
2 5 (3.76%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.76%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.50%) Maven
3 2 (1.50%) Selenium
3 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.50%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.50%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
4 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.75%) Moq
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 26 (19.55%) Law
2 23 (17.29%) Legal
3 21 (15.79%) Finance
4 6 (4.51%) Advertising
5 3 (2.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (51.13%) ASP.NET
2 67 (50.38%) .NET
3 53 (39.85%) HTML
4 52 (39.10%) CSS
5 32 (24.06%) jQuery
6 29 (21.80%) LINQ
7 28 (21.05%) Ajax
8 24 (18.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (12.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (8.27%) Spring
11 10 (7.52%) Sinatra
12 8 (6.02%) REST
13 7 (5.26%) Web Services
14 5 (3.76%) DHTML
14 5 (3.76%) XML
14 5 (3.76%) Backbone.js
14 5 (3.76%) Ember.js
14 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
14 5 (3.76%) WCF
15 4 (3.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Open Source
2 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.04%) Linux
2 16 (12.03%) Windows
3 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
3 5 (3.76%) AIX
3 5 (3.76%) Solaris
3 5 (3.76%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) MVS
4 1 (0.75%) Android
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.59%) MVC
3 48 (36.09%) Software Engineering
4 37 (27.82%) SEO
4 37 (27.82%) Document Management
4 37 (27.82%) User Experience Design
5 32 (24.06%) OO
6 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
7 26 (19.55%) RAD
8 23 (17.29%) Systems Analysis
9 20 (15.04%) Web Development
10 17 (12.78%) TDD
11 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (10.53%) Workflow
13 13 (9.77%) Scrum
14 9 (6.77%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (6.02%) System Testing
15 8 (6.02%) OOD
16 7 (5.26%) Information Security
16 7 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.63%) C#
2 55 (41.35%) SQL
3 49 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 34 (25.56%) Java
5 28 (21.05%) VBScript
6 17 (12.78%) Ruby
7 15 (11.28%) C++
8 5 (3.76%) Python
8 5 (3.76%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.50%) COBOL
10 2 (1.50%) PHP
10 2 (1.50%) JCL
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.75%) VC++
11 1 (0.75%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle
3 2 (1.50%) JBoss
3 2 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.75%) Sybase
4 1 (0.75%) Progress
4 1 (0.75%) Cognos
4 1 (0.75%) Pega
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