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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 96 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 1.58% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.63% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1113 1348 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.67% 96.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 722 832 806
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 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Android Development
4 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (50.00%) Telerik
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) SCADA
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Trello
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestNG
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Xamarin
2 4 (50.00%) Telerik
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft