The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 92 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 22 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 1.15% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.21% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,900 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1160 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.56% 95.63% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 833 794 547
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Engineer
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) HTML
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (82.14%) SQL
4 22 (78.57%) C#
5 20 (71.43%) jQuery
6 19 (67.86%) LINQ
7 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
8 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
9 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
10 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
11 11 (39.29%) XML
11 11 (39.29%) MVC
11 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
11 11 (39.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
12 10 (35.71%) Ajax
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (32.14%) WCF
13 9 (32.14%) Silverlight
13 9 (32.14%) HTML5
13 9 (32.14%) Data Management
13 9 (32.14%) XSLT
13 9 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (32.14%) CSS
13 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
14 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
15 7 (25.00%) Document Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (10.71%) GemFire
5 1 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.71%) KDB
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
8 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
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%) HTML
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) jQuery
3 19 (67.86%) LINQ
4 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 11 (39.29%) XML
5 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
5 11 (39.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (35.71%) Ajax
7 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 9 (32.14%) Silverlight
7 9 (32.14%) HTML5
7 9 (32.14%) XSLT
7 9 (32.14%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
10 2 (7.14%) WinForms
11 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.57%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Equities
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
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 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) Data Management
4 7 (25.00%) Document Management
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) RAD
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.71%) Memory Management
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) AOP
8 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter