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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 98 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 1.70% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.76% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 4
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1102 1365 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.68% 96.67% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 715 844 819
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) MVC
5 8 (57.14%) UX Design
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 8 (57.14%) User Experience
6 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) NHibernate
7 6 (42.86%) Spring.NET
7 6 (42.86%) Open Source
7 6 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) XSLT
9 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Scrum

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Spring.NET
5 6 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) NHibernate
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) LINQ
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) UX Design
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
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