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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 96 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 1.67% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.76% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -
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
1071 1023 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.92% 94.99% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 632 649 605
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 21 October 2014, 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 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 22 (78.57%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
4 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (75.00%) HTML
5 20 (71.43%) LINQ
6 19 (67.86%) jQuery
6 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
7 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
8 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
9 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
11 12 (42.86%) MVC
12 10 (35.71%) XML
12 10 (35.71%) Ajax
12 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
13 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
14 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
14 8 (28.57%) WCF
14 8 (28.57%) Silverlight
14 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (28.57%) HTML5
14 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (28.57%) XSLT
14 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
14 8 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (28.57%) Data Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
3 3 (10.71%) GemFire
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) KDB
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) NCrunch
General
1 7 (25.00%) Law
1 7 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.71%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) LINQ
4 19 (67.86%) jQuery
4 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) XML
5 10 (35.71%) Ajax
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) WCF
6 8 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (28.57%) XSLT
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (7.14%) WinForms
10 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
5 8 (28.57%) Data Management
6 7 (25.00%) Document Management
6 7 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) RAD
6 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) Memory Management
9 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (3.57%) TDD
10 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.57%) Scrum
10 1 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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