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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 108 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 1.84% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.90% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 19
Average salary £52,500 £35,318 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -5.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Android
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (29.63%) Android Development
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
8 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
8 7 (25.93%) WCF
8 7 (25.93%) WPF
8 7 (25.93%) Silverlight
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
8 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
10 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (18.52%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.70%) CICS
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Connections
3 1 (3.70%) Liferay
3 1 (3.70%) MTS
3 1 (3.70%) Quickr
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) Silverlight
3 7 (25.93%) WCF
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) WPF
4 4 (14.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) EJB
7 1 (3.70%) JavaBeans
7 1 (3.70%) JSP
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile Games
2 4 (14.81%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Android
2 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) MVS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Android Development
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
3 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Game Development
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (3.70%) ETL
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) COBOL
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (7.41%) Pega
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) OpenText
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