The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 102 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.84% 0.73% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.77% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Software 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
1267 1036 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.72% 94.44% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 747 678 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 31 (83.78%) C#
1 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) Mentoring
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
5 17 (45.95%) HTML
6 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
7 15 (40.54%) CSS
7 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 14 (37.84%) OOP
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (35.14%) jQuery
10 12 (32.43%) MVC
11 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
13 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
13 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
13 9 (24.32%) Law
13 9 (24.32%) Legal
13 9 (24.32%) OO
13 9 (24.32%) Oracle
14 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
14 8 (21.62%) VBScript
14 8 (21.62%) LINQ
15 7 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (18.92%) Document Management

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) IIS
1 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (8.11%) MySQL
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 9 (24.32%) Law
1 9 (24.32%) Legal
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
4 15 (40.54%) CSS
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (35.14%) jQuery
6 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
7 8 (21.62%) LINQ
8 7 (18.92%) Ajax
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (13.51%) WinForms
11 4 (10.81%) WCF
12 3 (8.11%) WPF
12 3 (8.11%) Spring
12 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
13 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
14 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
14 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
14 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) EPoS
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Mentoring
2 14 (37.84%) OOP
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) MVC
5 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
6 9 (24.32%) OO
7 7 (18.92%) RAD
7 7 (18.92%) Document Management
7 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) TDD
9 4 (10.81%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
10 3 (8.11%) OOD
11 2 (5.41%) Data Management
11 2 (5.41%) Project Management
12 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) VBScript
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
6 3 (8.11%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCAD
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) LexisNexis
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