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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 42 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 79 67 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.81% 6.16% 8.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 6.37% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 72
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
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% -

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 10 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 90 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (53.59%) C#
3 70 (45.75%) .NET
4 68 (44.44%) SQL
5 54 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 48 (31.37%) Java
7 43 (28.10%) HTML
8 42 (27.45%) Microsoft
9 41 (26.80%) CSS
10 39 (25.49%) C++
11 38 (24.84%) SQL Server
11 38 (24.84%) OO
12 37 (24.18%) TDD
13 35 (22.88%) MVC
13 35 (22.88%) ASP.NET
14 29 (18.95%) Oracle
15 27 (17.65%) MS Excel
15 27 (17.65%) AngularJS
16 26 (16.99%) XML
17 25 (16.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (16.34%) .NET Framework
18 24 (15.69%) Entity Framework
19 22 (14.38%) Degree
19 22 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 20 (13.07%) Computer Science
21 20 (13.07%) Banking
22 19 (12.42%) Waterfall
23 18 (11.76%) NHibernate
23 18 (11.76%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.27%) Node.js
3 4 (2.61%) CMS
3 4 (2.61%) IIS
4 3 (1.96%) Apache
4 3 (1.96%) Drupal
5 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.31%) JBoss
5 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.65%) Kentico
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.84%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.50%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (5.23%) MySQL
8 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.92%) Power BI
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (3.27%) QlikView
9 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.27%) TKPROF
10 4 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.96%) Big Data
11 3 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Subversion
1 16 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.50%) NUnit
3 10 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.88%) JUnit
5 8 (5.23%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.92%) Maven
6 6 (3.92%) Selenium
7 5 (3.27%) Toad
8 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.61%) JSUnit
8 4 (2.61%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.96%) Gradle
10 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.31%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.31%) Mockito
10 2 (1.31%) Moq
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.31%) TestNG
General
1 20 (13.07%) Banking
2 15 (9.80%) Finance
3 12 (7.84%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.27%) Law
4 5 (3.27%) Retail
5 4 (2.61%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (45.75%) .NET
2 43 (28.10%) HTML
3 41 (26.80%) CSS
4 35 (22.88%) ASP.NET
5 27 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 26 (16.99%) XML
7 25 (16.34%) .NET Framework
8 24 (15.69%) Entity Framework
9 18 (11.76%) NHibernate
10 16 (10.46%) WPF
11 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (9.15%) HTML5
13 13 (8.50%) Spring
14 11 (7.19%) CSS3
14 11 (7.19%) REST
15 10 (6.54%) Hibernate
15 10 (6.54%) jQuery
15 10 (6.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.15%) User Experience
3 12 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.54%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (5.23%) Market Risk
5 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.61%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.61%) Mobile Games
7 4 (2.61%) Physics
8 3 (1.96%) Animation
8 3 (1.96%) Derivative
9 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Windows
2 9 (5.88%) Android
2 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.58%) Unix
4 4 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.31%) Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.84%) OO
3 37 (24.18%) TDD
4 35 (22.88%) MVC
5 22 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (12.42%) Waterfall
7 18 (11.76%) CRM
7 18 (11.76%) Scrum
8 16 (10.46%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.46%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.15%) Mobile Development
10 13 (8.50%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (7.84%) Case Management
11 12 (7.84%) Multithreading
12 11 (7.19%) MVVM
13 9 (5.88%) Low Latency
14 8 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (5.23%) Risk Management
14 8 (5.23%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 82 (53.59%) C#
2 68 (44.44%) SQL
3 54 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 48 (31.37%) Java
5 39 (25.49%) C++
6 18 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 18 (11.76%) Python
7 14 (9.15%) Embedded C++
8 7 (4.58%) PHP
9 6 (3.92%) Ruby
9 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.27%) XAML
11 4 (2.61%) Smalltalk
12 3 (1.96%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.31%) Go
13 2 (1.31%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.31%) R
13 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) Degree
2 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.95%) Oracle
3 3 (1.96%) Apple
4 2 (1.31%) Tableau
4 2 (1.31%) Zend
5 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.65%) Ektron
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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