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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 106 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,799 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.99%
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
1268 1034 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 94.52% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 747 675 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £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 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 22 September 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Law
2 10 (66.67%) Ajax
2 10 (66.67%) LINQ
2 10 (66.67%) VBScript
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (53.33%) RAD
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Legal
4 7 (46.67%) Document Management
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (46.67%) SLA
4 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Agresso
6 3 (20.00%) DHTML
6 3 (20.00%) Advertising
6 3 (20.00%) MVC

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (46.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (66.67%) Law
2 7 (46.67%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Ajax
1 10 (66.67%) LINQ
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) DHTML
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) RAD
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Document Management
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) VBScript
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Progress
2 1 (6.67%) Pega