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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 120 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.48% 9.14% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 9.44% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 76 52
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,275 £62,500 £59,250
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
1157 1271 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.90% 96.80% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 748 798 824
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 3 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 105 (58.99%) HTML
2 102 (57.30%) C#
2 102 (57.30%) .NET
2 102 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (55.62%) JavaScript
4 96 (53.93%) SQL Server
5 76 (42.70%) MVC
6 70 (39.33%) ASP.NET
7 65 (36.52%) CSS
8 59 (33.15%) TDD
9 57 (32.02%) Relational Database
10 56 (31.46%) Microsoft
11 51 (28.65%) Java
11 51 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (28.09%) SQL
13 43 (24.16%) jQuery
14 42 (23.60%) NHibernate
14 42 (23.60%) .NET Framework
14 42 (23.60%) MS Excel
14 42 (23.60%) AngularJS
15 40 (22.47%) Oracle
16 39 (21.91%) HTML5
17 38 (21.35%) Entity Framework
17 38 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 36 (20.22%) SharePoint
19 35 (19.66%) Finance
20 34 (19.10%) XML
20 34 (19.10%) Spring.NET
21 33 (18.54%) Unit Testing
22 32 (17.98%) Spring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (20.22%) SharePoint
2 22 (12.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (8.43%) Node.js
4 9 (5.06%) IIS
5 5 (2.81%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.69%) SAS
7 3 (1.69%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.69%) Drupal
8 2 (1.12%) CMS
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.56%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) WordPress
9 1 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 42 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.74%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.69%) GitHub
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Intranet
1 2 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 57 (32.02%) Relational Database
3 38 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (16.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (14.04%) RDBMS
6 23 (12.92%) NoSQL
7 22 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (12.36%) MongoDB
8 14 (7.87%) RavenDB
8 14 (7.87%) Big Data
8 14 (7.87%) Oracle Database
9 11 (6.18%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.93%) MySQL
10 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.69%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.69%) HBase
14 2 (1.12%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.87%) Selenium
4 13 (7.30%) Maven
5 12 (6.74%) Ant
5 12 (6.74%) Flash Builder
6 10 (5.62%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.62%) Subversion
7 9 (5.06%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.49%) GitLab
8 8 (4.49%) WatiN
8 8 (4.49%) MSBuild
8 8 (4.49%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.81%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.81%) JUnit
10 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.12%) Firebug
11 2 (1.12%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.12%) TestNG
11 2 (1.12%) JSUnit
General
1 35 (19.66%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Banking
3 12 (6.74%) Legal
4 9 (5.06%) Advertising
5 7 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.12%) Games
7 2 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (58.99%) HTML
2 102 (57.30%) .NET
3 70 (39.33%) ASP.NET
4 65 (36.52%) CSS
5 51 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (24.16%) jQuery
7 42 (23.60%) AngularJS
7 42 (23.60%) NHibernate
7 42 (23.60%) .NET Framework
8 39 (21.91%) HTML5
9 38 (21.35%) Entity Framework
10 34 (19.10%) Spring.NET
10 34 (19.10%) XML
11 32 (17.98%) Spring
12 28 (15.73%) Web Services
13 23 (12.92%) J2EE
13 23 (12.92%) Castle Windsor
14 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (8.99%) WCF
16 14 (7.87%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.98%) User Experience
2 14 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.69%) Market Risk
4 3 (1.69%) Grid Computing
4 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.69%) Physics
4 3 (1.69%) iPad
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.12%) iPhone
5 2 (1.12%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.56%) Animation
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.73%) Linux
2 24 (13.48%) UNIX
3 20 (11.24%) Windows
4 6 (3.37%) Android
4 6 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (42.70%) MVC
3 59 (33.15%) TDD
4 33 (18.54%) Unit Testing
5 31 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (15.73%) Open Source
7 27 (15.17%) UX Design
8 23 (12.92%) Scrum
9 21 (11.80%) OO
10 18 (10.11%) Web Development
11 17 (9.55%) Software Engineering
11 17 (9.55%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (8.99%) AOP
13 15 (8.43%) Content Management
13 15 (8.43%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.74%) Analytics
15 11 (6.18%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.18%) Time Management
15 11 (6.18%) SDLC
15 11 (6.18%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (57.30%) C#
2 99 (55.62%) JavaScript
3 51 (28.65%) Java
4 50 (28.09%) SQL
5 13 (7.30%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.18%) VB6
7 11 (6.18%) VB
7 11 (6.18%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.62%) PHP
9 5 (2.81%) Scala
9 5 (2.81%) Ruby
10 4 (2.25%) Clojure
10 4 (2.25%) Python
10 4 (2.25%) C++
11 2 (1.12%) Perl
11 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.56%) R
12 1 (0.56%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 56 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 40 (22.47%) Oracle
3 9 (5.06%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.49%) Informatica
5 3 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.69%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.69%) Cognos
6 2 (1.12%) SAP
6 2 (1.12%) Sybase
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Zend
7 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
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