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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 85 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
998 1082 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.87% 95.50% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 676 655 661
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £55,000 £56,560
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (76.19%) C#
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) OOP
10 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
11 3 (14.29%) Project Management
11 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle
11 3 (14.29%) SOA
11 3 (14.29%) Scrum
11 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) GPRS
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) NCrunch
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.52%) WPF
8 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.76%) WinForms
9 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (4.76%) Logistics
8 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCAD
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) LexisNexis
4 1 (4.76%) Iron Speed
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