The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 37 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 106 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.28% 8.80% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.58% 9.07% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 46
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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
1048 1169 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.36% 97.01% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 694 731 583
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 70 (49.65%) C#
2 66 (46.81%) .NET
3 63 (44.68%) JavaScript
4 62 (43.97%) HTML
5 60 (42.55%) Java
6 59 (41.84%) ASP.NET
7 58 (41.13%) CSS
8 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
9 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (36.17%) Finance
11 49 (34.75%) Oracle
12 47 (33.33%) MVC
12 47 (33.33%) TDD
13 41 (29.08%) Spring
14 40 (28.37%) SQL
14 40 (28.37%) Relational Database
15 38 (26.95%) Web Services
15 38 (26.95%) jQuery
16 37 (26.24%) Dependency Injection
17 35 (24.82%) HTML5
18 32 (22.70%) Linux
18 32 (22.70%) Microsoft
19 30 (21.28%) Banking
19 30 (21.28%) Tomcat
20 28 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (18.44%) REST
21 26 (18.44%) JUnit
21 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (17.73%) OO
22 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (21.28%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.96%) Umbraco
3 7 (4.96%) Mule
4 6 (4.26%) IIS
5 5 (3.55%) CMS
6 4 (2.84%) Drupal
6 4 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.84%) Apache
7 2 (1.42%) Node.js
7 2 (1.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.71%) Liferay
Applications
1 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
2 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.84%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.42%) MS Project
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Intranet
2 4 (2.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.37%) Relational Database
3 23 (16.31%) RDBMS
4 15 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (9.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.26%) MySQL
7 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.26%) Datomic
8 5 (3.55%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.84%) MS Access
9 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.71%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) JUnit
2 14 (9.93%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.80%) Subversion
4 10 (7.09%) Maven
5 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.67%) Ant
6 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.55%) NCrunch
8 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.84%) Mockito
8 4 (2.84%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.84%) Selenium
9 2 (1.42%) JIRA
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.71%) Xcode
10 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 51 (36.17%) Finance
2 30 (21.28%) Banking
3 23 (16.31%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.67%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.84%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.84%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.42%) Law
7 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Front Office
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Games
8 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (46.81%) .NET
2 62 (43.97%) HTML
3 59 (41.84%) ASP.NET
4 58 (41.13%) CSS
5 41 (29.08%) Spring
6 38 (26.95%) Web Services
6 38 (26.95%) jQuery
7 35 (24.82%) HTML5
8 26 (18.44%) REST
9 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (17.02%) CSS3
10 24 (17.02%) XML
11 21 (14.89%) .NET Framework
12 19 (13.48%) JAX-RS
12 19 (13.48%) WCF
13 16 (11.35%) Spring Integration
14 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (7.80%) JDBC
16 10 (7.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (6.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 17 (12.06%) User Experience
4 8 (5.67%) Market Risk
4 8 (5.67%) Grid Computing
4 8 (5.67%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.67%) Physics
5 7 (4.96%) SWIFT
6 6 (4.26%) Semantic Web
6 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.84%) Open Source
8 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) W3C
9 2 (1.42%) iPad
9 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.70%) Linux
2 11 (7.80%) Windows
3 10 (7.09%) UNIX
4 8 (5.67%) Android
5 6 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (33.33%) TDD
2 47 (33.33%) MVC
3 37 (26.24%) Dependency Injection
4 28 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (17.73%) OO
6 22 (15.60%) OOD
7 20 (14.18%) SOA
8 15 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.93%) Scrum
9 14 (9.93%) BDD
10 13 (9.22%) Web Development
11 12 (8.51%) Investment Management
12 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 10 (7.09%) Unit Testing
13 10 (7.09%) Content Management
13 10 (7.09%) OOP
14 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
14 8 (5.67%) Pair Programming
14 8 (5.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.65%) C#
2 63 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 60 (42.55%) Java
4 40 (28.37%) SQL
5 9 (6.38%) C++
6 6 (4.26%) Ruby
6 6 (4.26%) Clojure
7 5 (3.55%) XPath
7 5 (3.55%) VBA
7 5 (3.55%) XQuery
8 4 (2.84%) Python
8 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) VB
10 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) C
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (13.48%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Puppet
1 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (34.75%) Oracle
2 32 (22.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.55%) Alterian
4 4 (2.84%) Sybase
5 2 (1.42%) SAP
5 2 (1.42%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.71%) Actuate
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) Iron Speed
6 1 (0.71%) Talend
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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