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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 97 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 10 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 1.43% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.50% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £45,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1349 1067 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.36% 95.10% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 816 730 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 22 (84.62%) .NET
4 20 (76.92%) C#
5 19 (73.08%) LINQ
5 19 (73.08%) jQuery
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
7 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
8 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
9 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
10 11 (42.31%) XML
11 10 (38.46%) Ajax
11 10 (38.46%) MVC
11 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
12 9 (34.62%) WCF
12 9 (34.62%) Silverlight
12 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (34.62%) HTML5
12 9 (34.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
12 9 (34.62%) Data Management
12 9 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (34.62%) XSLT
12 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
13 7 (26.92%) VBScript
13 7 (26.92%) Windows
13 7 (26.92%) IIS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (11.54%) GemFire
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
6 3 (11.54%) KDB
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Law
1 7 (26.92%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) LINQ
2 19 (73.08%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (42.31%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) Ajax
6 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 9 (34.62%) XSLT
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (34.62%) WCF
6 9 (34.62%) Silverlight
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Equities
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Data Management
4 7 (26.92%) Document Management
4 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) RAD
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) Memory Management
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) OOD
8 1 (3.85%) Android Development
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (26.92%) VBScript
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 3 (11.54%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter