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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 91 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 1.43% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.48% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.55%
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
1073 1284 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.87% 96.91% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 713 820 662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
5 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) UX Design
6 11 (55.00%) User Experience
7 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (35.00%) TDD
9 7 (35.00%) jQuery
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (30.00%) NHibernate
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (30.00%) Spring.NET
10 6 (30.00%) Open Source
10 6 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (25.00%) HTML5
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) NHibernate
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) Spring.NET
6 6 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 5 (25.00%) XSLT
7 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) LINQ
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) UX Design
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago