The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer 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 Engineer
Rank 98 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 1.06% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.09% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SCADA
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) TestNG
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
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