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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 85 105 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.15% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.16% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Average salary £41,250 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.32% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £46,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
1082 1288 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.01% 96.91% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 725 827 495
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £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 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 26 February 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) MVC
5 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) jQuery
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (35.00%) User Experience
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (30.00%) UX Design
9 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (30.00%) HTML5
9 6 (30.00%) XML
10 5 (25.00%) XSLT
10 5 (25.00%) Windows
10 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (25.00%) WCF
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (25.00%) LINQ

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) NCrunch
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (25.00%) LINQ
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
9 1 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
9 1 (5.00%) Spring.NET
9 1 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) UX Design
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Iron Speed
2 1 (5.00%) LexisNexis
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