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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 94 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.14% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.55% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
1350 1085 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.29% 95.09% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 809 746 554
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 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 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) C#
3 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (44.74%) OOP
5 16 (42.11%) HTML
5 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 14 (36.84%) MVC
8 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 13 (34.21%) jQuery
9 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (26.32%) OO
10 10 (26.32%) Oracle
11 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
11 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
12 8 (21.05%) LINQ
12 8 (21.05%) VBScript
12 8 (21.05%) Law
12 8 (21.05%) Legal
13 7 (18.42%) SLA
13 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
13 7 (18.42%) RAD
13 7 (18.42%) IIS
13 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (18.42%) IIS
1 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.05%) Law
1 8 (21.05%) Legal
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) HTML
2 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (39.47%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
6 8 (21.05%) LINQ
7 7 (18.42%) Ajax
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (13.16%) WinForms
10 4 (10.53%) WCF
11 3 (7.89%) Spring
11 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
12 2 (5.26%) WPF
13 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
13 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
13 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) EPoS
1 3 (7.89%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) OOP
2 14 (36.84%) MVC
3 10 (26.32%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) RAD
5 7 (18.42%) Document Management
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
10 1 (2.63%) Logistics
10 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.63%) Use Case
10 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) VBScript
5 6 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCAD
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) LexisNexis
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago