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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 99 107 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 0.14% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.15% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1140 1367 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.00% 96.74% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 749 894 512
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) NCrunch
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) NCrunch
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA