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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 33 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 85 79 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.67% 7.22% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 7.65% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 28
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1231 1033 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.55% 94.42% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 731 656 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 95 (46.12%) Java
2 92 (44.66%) HTML
3 89 (43.20%) C#
4 86 (41.75%) JavaScript
5 84 (40.78%) .NET
6 80 (38.83%) CSS
7 79 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (34.95%) Finance
9 71 (34.47%) SQL
10 59 (28.64%) Oracle
10 59 (28.64%) Spring
11 56 (27.18%) MVC
12 55 (26.70%) jQuery
13 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
13 52 (25.24%) ASP.NET
14 43 (20.87%) HTML5
15 40 (19.42%) Banking
16 39 (18.93%) OO
16 39 (18.93%) Relational Database
17 36 (17.48%) TDD
18 35 (16.99%) Hibernate
18 35 (16.99%) Linux
19 34 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
20 32 (15.53%) Degree
21 31 (15.05%) Investment Banking
21 31 (15.05%) Web Services
22 30 (14.56%) Microsoft
23 29 (14.08%) XML
23 29 (14.08%) Mentoring
24 28 (13.59%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 21 (10.19%) Tomcat
2 19 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.28%) Alfresco
4 9 (4.37%) Umbraco
5 8 (3.88%) IIS
5 8 (3.88%) Node.js
6 7 (3.40%) Mule
6 7 (3.40%) CMS
7 6 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.91%) Drupal
8 5 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.46%) GemFire
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.49%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.49%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
2 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.93%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.68%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.37%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.40%) MySQL
9 4 (1.94%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.46%) KDB
10 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.46%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.97%) MS Access
11 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.62%) JUnit
2 15 (7.28%) Selenium
3 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.83%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.85%) Maven
6 9 (4.37%) Ant
7 7 (3.40%) Subversion
8 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.94%) JIRA
9 4 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.97%) Mockito
10 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.49%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.49%) Moq
11 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.49%) NUnit
11 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 72 (34.95%) Finance
2 40 (19.42%) Banking
3 31 (15.05%) Investment Banking
4 21 (10.19%) Financial Institution
5 14 (6.80%) Front Office
6 11 (5.34%) Law
7 10 (4.85%) Legal
8 4 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.97%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (44.66%) HTML
2 84 (40.78%) .NET
3 80 (38.83%) CSS
4 59 (28.64%) Spring
5 55 (26.70%) jQuery
6 52 (25.24%) ASP.NET
7 43 (20.87%) HTML5
8 35 (16.99%) Hibernate
9 31 (15.05%) Web Services
10 29 (14.08%) XML
11 28 (13.59%) CSS3
12 26 (12.62%) Ajax
13 24 (11.65%) JSON
13 24 (11.65%) .NET Framework
14 17 (8.25%) RESTful
15 16 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (7.28%) WCF
16 15 (7.28%) JSF
17 14 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (6.31%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.62%) Computer Science
3 24 (11.65%) Open Source
4 22 (10.68%) Mathematics
5 21 (10.19%) Physics
5 21 (10.19%) Market Risk
5 21 (10.19%) Grid Computing
6 12 (5.83%) User Experience
7 7 (3.40%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.94%) Equities
8 4 (1.94%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.46%) EPoS
10 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.49%) GIS
11 1 (0.49%) NHS
11 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.99%) Linux
2 18 (8.74%) UNIX
3 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.46%) Windows
4 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (27.18%) MVC
3 39 (18.93%) OO
4 36 (17.48%) TDD
5 29 (14.08%) Mentoring
6 25 (12.14%) SOA
7 23 (11.17%) OOD
7 23 (11.17%) Scrum
8 21 (10.19%) Investment Management
8 21 (10.19%) Document Management
8 21 (10.19%) Risk Management
8 21 (10.19%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (10.19%) BDD
9 17 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.77%) Web Development
11 15 (7.28%) OOP
11 15 (7.28%) Multithreading
12 14 (6.80%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.37%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 95 (46.12%) Java
2 89 (43.20%) C#
3 86 (41.75%) JavaScript
4 71 (34.47%) SQL
5 22 (10.68%) C++
6 16 (7.77%) Python
7 11 (5.34%) PHP
8 10 (4.85%) VBScript
8 10 (4.85%) Ruby
9 8 (3.88%) Perl
10 7 (3.40%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.40%) VB
10 7 (3.40%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.43%) XPath
12 5 (2.43%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.43%) XQuery
13 4 (1.94%) VB6
14 3 (1.46%) Groovy
14 3 (1.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) MCTS
2 1 (0.49%) MCAD
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) SLA
2 5 (2.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Puppet
1 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (28.64%) Oracle
2 30 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.25%) JBoss
4 10 (4.85%) Sybase
5 5 (2.43%) Alterian
6 3 (1.46%) StreamBase
6 3 (1.46%) SAP
6 3 (1.46%) Informatica
7 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.97%) Telerik
7 2 (0.97%) Actimize
7 2 (0.97%) Talend
7 2 (0.97%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) Actuate
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
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