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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 23 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 115 99 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.30% 7.03% 6.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.98% 7.30% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 54
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £54,250
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
1152 1356 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.20% 96.24% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 778 881 604
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 112 (61.54%) C#
2 111 (60.99%) .NET
3 104 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 104 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 102 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (55.49%) HTML
6 80 (43.96%) ASP.NET
7 78 (42.86%) MVC
8 73 (40.11%) TDD
9 69 (37.91%) CSS
10 60 (32.97%) Relational Database
11 58 (31.87%) Microsoft
12 53 (29.12%) Java
12 53 (29.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (25.82%) jQuery
14 46 (25.27%) Oracle
15 44 (24.18%) MS Excel
16 43 (23.63%) SQL
16 43 (23.63%) NHibernate
16 43 (23.63%) AngularJS
17 42 (23.08%) .NET Framework
18 41 (22.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 39 (21.43%) Web Services
19 39 (21.43%) User Experience
20 37 (20.33%) HTML5
20 37 (20.33%) Entity Framework
20 37 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
21 36 (19.78%) Finance
22 35 (19.23%) Spring.NET
23 33 (18.13%) Spring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 33 (18.13%) SharePoint
2 23 (12.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (8.24%) Node.js
4 9 (4.95%) IIS
5 6 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.20%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.20%) Apache
7 3 (1.65%) Drupal
8 2 (1.10%) SAS
8 2 (1.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 44 (24.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.69%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
3 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.65%) GitHub
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) Internet
2 4 (2.20%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 60 (32.97%) Relational Database
3 41 (22.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (17.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (13.74%) RDBMS
7 21 (11.54%) MongoDB
8 18 (9.89%) NoSQL
9 14 (7.69%) Oracle Database
10 12 (6.59%) RavenDB
10 12 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (5.49%) Big Data
12 9 (4.95%) MySQL
13 8 (4.40%) Hadoop
14 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (3.30%) Datomic
16 4 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
17 2 (1.10%) Data Mart
17 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
17 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.34%) Selenium
2 17 (9.34%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.59%) TeamCity
3 12 (6.59%) Subversion
4 8 (4.40%) Maven
4 8 (4.40%) JUnit
4 8 (4.40%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.40%) MSBuild
4 8 (4.40%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.40%) WatiN
4 8 (4.40%) GitLab
5 7 (3.85%) Ant
5 7 (3.85%) Flash Builder
6 5 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.75%) Mockito
7 4 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.20%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.10%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.10%) Firebug
General
1 36 (19.78%) Finance
2 19 (10.44%) Banking
3 15 (8.24%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.95%) Advertising
5 7 (3.85%) Legal
6 4 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.65%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.10%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.10%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (60.99%) .NET
2 101 (55.49%) HTML
3 80 (43.96%) ASP.NET
4 69 (37.91%) CSS
5 53 (29.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (25.82%) jQuery
7 43 (23.63%) AngularJS
7 43 (23.63%) NHibernate
8 42 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 39 (21.43%) Web Services
10 37 (20.33%) HTML5
10 37 (20.33%) Entity Framework
11 35 (19.23%) Spring.NET
12 33 (18.13%) Spring
13 29 (15.93%) XML
14 24 (13.19%) Castle Windsor
15 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 21 (11.54%) WCF
16 16 (8.79%) J2EE
17 15 (8.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.43%) User Experience
2 28 (15.38%) Open Source
3 17 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.30%) Semantic Web
6 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.20%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.20%) Grid Computing
7 4 (2.20%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.20%) Physics
8 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.55%) iPhone
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.29%) Linux
2 20 (10.99%) Windows
3 19 (10.44%) UNIX
4 9 (4.95%) Android
5 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (42.86%) MVC
3 73 (40.11%) TDD
4 37 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (15.38%) UX Design
6 27 (14.84%) Unit Testing
7 26 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (13.74%) Scrum
9 18 (9.89%) SOA
9 18 (9.89%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.34%) AOP
11 16 (8.79%) Web Development
12 15 (8.24%) OO
13 14 (7.69%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.59%) Content Management
15 10 (5.49%) Automated Testing
15 10 (5.49%) Analytics
16 9 (4.95%) Investment Management
16 9 (4.95%) Functional Programming
16 9 (4.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (61.54%) C#
2 104 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 53 (29.12%) Java
4 43 (23.63%) SQL
5 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.59%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.04%) VB6
7 11 (6.04%) VB
7 11 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.40%) Ruby
8 8 (4.40%) PHP
9 6 (3.30%) Clojure
10 5 (2.75%) C++
11 3 (1.65%) Python
11 3 (1.65%) Scala
12 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.55%) XPath
13 1 (0.55%) XQuery
13 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 58 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 46 (25.27%) Oracle
3 9 (4.95%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.40%) Informatica
5 2 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.10%) SAP
5 2 (1.10%) Cognos
6 1 (0.55%) Apple
6 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
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