The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 106 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £32,750
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 - £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £34,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,585
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.48%
Senior Programmer
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
1340 1064 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.33% 95.08% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 809 727 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Glasgow region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) VBScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (68.75%) Ajax
2 11 (68.75%) LINQ
3 10 (62.50%) Law
4 9 (56.25%) RAD
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (50.00%) IIS
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (43.75%) Document Management
6 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) Legal
6 7 (43.75%) SLA
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (25.00%) Agresso
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) DHTML
8 3 (18.75%) Advertising
8 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) Finance

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (62.50%) Law
2 7 (43.75%) Legal
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) Ajax
1 11 (68.75%) LINQ
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (25.00%) DHTML
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) XSL
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) WF
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) RAD
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (43.75%) Document Management
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) VBScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Progress
2 1 (6.25%) Pega