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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 28 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 90 103 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.81% 7.83% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.12% 8.08% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £62,500 £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
1108 1275 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.10% 96.88% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 741 825 482
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 February 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 92 (55.76%) C#
2 90 (54.55%) .NET
3 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
4 81 (49.09%) SQL Server
5 77 (46.67%) HTML
5 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
7 68 (41.21%) CSS
7 68 (41.21%) TDD
8 60 (36.36%) MVC
9 59 (35.76%) Java
10 56 (33.94%) Relational Database
11 54 (32.73%) Finance
12 52 (31.52%) Oracle
13 46 (27.88%) jQuery
14 45 (27.27%) SQL
15 42 (25.45%) Microsoft
16 41 (24.85%) Web Services
17 37 (22.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 37 (22.42%) Dependency Injection
17 37 (22.42%) Spring
18 36 (21.82%) HTML5
19 34 (20.61%) .NET Framework
20 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (18.18%) Linux
22 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
22 29 (17.58%) RDBMS
22 29 (17.58%) Banking
23 25 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 25 (15.15%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 21 (12.73%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.85%) Node.js
4 8 (4.85%) Umbraco
4 8 (4.85%) IIS
5 6 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.03%) Apache
7 3 (1.82%) Drupal
7 3 (1.82%) Mule
7 3 (1.82%) CMS
8 2 (1.21%) JBoss
8 2 (1.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.61%) WordPress
9 1 (0.61%) Liferay
Applications
1 29 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) InfoPath
3 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.42%) MS Office
4 2 (1.21%) MS Project
4 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.21%) GitHub
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) Intranet
2 4 (2.42%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 56 (33.94%) Relational Database
3 29 (17.58%) RDBMS
4 25 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (10.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (6.67%) Oracle Database
9 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
10 9 (5.45%) NoSQL
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (4.24%) MySQL
12 7 (4.24%) RavenDB
13 6 (3.64%) Datomic
13 6 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (2.42%) Big Data
15 4 (2.42%) MS Access
15 4 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (11.52%) JUnit
2 17 (10.30%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.88%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.27%) Subversion
5 8 (4.85%) Selenium
6 7 (4.24%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.03%) Mockito
8 5 (3.03%) Maven
8 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.03%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.82%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.82%) JIRA
9 3 (1.82%) Ant
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.21%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.61%) Xcode
11 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.61%) TestNG
11 1 (0.61%) WatiN
General
1 54 (32.73%) Finance
2 29 (17.58%) Banking
3 21 (12.73%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Advertising
4 6 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.42%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.42%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.82%) Games
6 3 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (54.55%) .NET
2 77 (46.67%) HTML
3 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
4 68 (41.21%) CSS
5 46 (27.88%) jQuery
6 41 (24.85%) Web Services
7 37 (22.42%) Spring
7 37 (22.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (21.82%) HTML5
9 34 (20.61%) .NET Framework
10 24 (14.55%) WCF
11 23 (13.94%) CSS3
11 23 (13.94%) XML
12 22 (13.33%) REST
12 22 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (10.91%) AngularJS
14 17 (10.30%) NHibernate
14 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (9.70%) Spring.NET
16 15 (9.09%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) User Experience
2 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.70%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.06%) Open Source
5 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.64%) Market Risk
5 6 (3.64%) Semantic Web
5 6 (3.64%) Grid Computing
5 6 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.64%) Physics
6 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.82%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.21%) iPad
9 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.18%) Linux
2 14 (8.48%) Windows
3 13 (7.88%) UNIX
4 8 (4.85%) Android
5 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (41.21%) TDD
3 60 (36.36%) MVC
4 37 (22.42%) Dependency Injection
5 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (15.15%) Scrum
7 22 (13.33%) SOA
8 17 (10.30%) OO
9 15 (9.09%) OOD
9 15 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.48%) AOP
10 14 (8.48%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.88%) UX Design
11 13 (7.88%) Web Development
12 12 (7.27%) BDD
13 10 (6.06%) Investment Management
13 10 (6.06%) Unit Testing
13 10 (6.06%) OOP
14 9 (5.45%) Content Management
14 9 (5.45%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 92 (55.76%) C#
2 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
3 59 (35.76%) Java
4 45 (27.27%) SQL
5 8 (4.85%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.24%) VB6
6 7 (4.24%) Ruby
6 7 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.24%) VB
6 7 (4.24%) C++
7 6 (3.64%) Clojure
8 5 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.03%) XPath
8 5 (3.03%) VBA
8 5 (3.03%) Python
8 5 (3.03%) XQuery
9 3 (1.82%) Scala
9 3 (1.82%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (10.30%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.42%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) Puppet
1 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (31.52%) Oracle
2 42 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.03%) Alterian
4 4 (2.42%) Sybase
4 4 (2.42%) SAP
5 2 (1.21%) Cognos
5 2 (1.21%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.21%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.21%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.61%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.61%) Iron Speed
6 1 (0.61%) Talend
6 1 (0.61%) Apple
6 1 (0.61%) Informatica
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