The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 68 69 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 34 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.83% 2.70% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.83% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 65
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,600 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software Developer
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
1123 1200 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.15% 95.16% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 586 767 837
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Glasgow region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 52 (94.55%) C#
3 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
5 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (50.91%) Oracle
7 27 (49.09%) jQuery
8 23 (41.82%) .NET Framework
9 20 (36.36%) Finance
10 19 (34.55%) MVC
11 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
12 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 11 (20.00%) Java
12 11 (20.00%) OO
13 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.18%) WPF
13 10 (18.18%) BDD
14 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.36%) HTML
14 9 (16.36%) Web Services
14 9 (16.36%) TDD
15 8 (14.55%) JSON
15 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
16 7 (12.73%) OOP
16 7 (12.73%) XML
16 7 (12.73%) CSS
16 7 (12.73%) Degree
16 7 (12.73%) Banking
16 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
16 7 (12.73%) User Experience

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
1 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) GitHub
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.82%) Moq
5 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 27 (49.09%) jQuery
3 23 (41.82%) .NET Framework
4 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
5 10 (18.18%) WPF
6 9 (16.36%) HTML
6 9 (16.36%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) JSON
8 7 (12.73%) CSS
8 7 (12.73%) XML
9 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.91%) LINQ
9 6 (10.91%) REST
9 6 (10.91%) SOAP
10 5 (9.09%) WCF
10 5 (9.09%) WinForms
11 4 (7.27%) HTML5
12 3 (5.45%) Silverlight
13 2 (3.64%) CSS3
13 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) MVC
3 11 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) BDD
5 9 (16.36%) TDD
6 7 (12.73%) OOP
6 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Load Testing
7 6 (10.91%) MVVM
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.45%) Kanban
11 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.64%) System Integration Testing
12 1 (1.82%) Content Management
12 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.82%) OOD
12 1 (1.82%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (94.55%) C#
2 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) XAML
6 1 (1.82%) Delphi
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore