The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 84 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 26 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 0.48% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.50% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1339 1197 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.75% 95.68% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 834 831 560
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
5 16 (43.24%) OOP
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
7 14 (37.84%) CSS
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
7 14 (37.84%) HTML
7 14 (37.84%) MVC
8 13 (35.14%) jQuery
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle
10 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
11 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
11 9 (24.32%) OO
12 8 (21.62%) VBScript
12 8 (21.62%) LINQ
12 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
13 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (18.92%) Document Management
13 7 (18.92%) Ajax
13 7 (18.92%) RAD
13 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
13 7 (18.92%) IIS

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) MySQL
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Law
1 7 (18.92%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 14 (37.84%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) HTML
5 13 (35.14%) jQuery
6 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
7 8 (21.62%) LINQ
8 7 (18.92%) Ajax
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) WCF
11 4 (10.81%) WinForms
11 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (8.11%) Spring
12 3 (8.11%) WPF
12 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
13 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
13 1 (2.70%) Web Services
13 1 (2.70%) XML
13 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) OOP
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 9 (24.32%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) RAD
5 7 (18.92%) Document Management
5 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.41%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) OOD
9 2 (5.41%) Data Management
10 1 (2.70%) Logistics
10 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) VBScript
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) 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 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
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