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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 85 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 23 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 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
1338 1154 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.61% 95.69% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 825 787 543
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 £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 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 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
4 17 (43.59%) OOP
5 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
5 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (38.46%) CSS
6 15 (38.46%) HTML
7 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 14 (35.90%) MVC
8 13 (33.33%) jQuery
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (25.64%) OO
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle
12 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
12 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 8 (20.51%) LINQ
13 8 (20.51%) VBScript
14 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
14 7 (17.95%) RAD
14 7 (17.95%) IIS
14 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
14 7 (17.95%) SLA
14 7 (17.95%) Law
14 7 (17.95%) Legal

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (17.95%) SharePoint
1 7 (17.95%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) MySQL
6 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Law
1 7 (17.95%) Legal
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
3 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.51%) LINQ
8 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 6 (15.38%) WCF
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) WinForms
10 5 (12.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 3 (7.69%) WPF
11 3 (7.69%) Spring
12 1 (2.56%) Web Services
12 1 (2.56%) XML
12 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) EPoS
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) OOP
2 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 10 (25.64%) OO
4 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) RAD
5 7 (17.95%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Document Management
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) OOD
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Data Management
10 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Logistics
10 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) VBScript
5 6 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCAD
2 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle