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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 64 77 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 31 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.83% 2.38% 5.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 2.49% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 59
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
980 1247 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.61% 95.92% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 548 804 761
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 51 (89.47%) C#
1 51 (89.47%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
4 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 28 (49.12%) jQuery
6 25 (43.86%) Oracle
7 23 (40.35%) Finance
7 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
8 20 (35.09%) MVC
9 14 (24.56%) HTML
10 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
11 11 (19.30%) Java
12 10 (17.54%) CSS
12 10 (17.54%) WPF
13 9 (15.79%) BDD
13 9 (15.79%) TDD
13 9 (15.79%) SQL
13 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
15 7 (12.28%) Degree
16 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
16 6 (10.53%) HTML5
16 6 (10.53%) MVVM
16 6 (10.53%) OOP
16 6 (10.53%) OO
16 6 (10.53%) Web Services
16 6 (10.53%) Banking
16 6 (10.53%) User Experience
17 5 (8.77%) Subversion

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 2 (3.51%) CMS
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Subversion
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.51%) Grunt
4 1 (1.75%) Ant
4 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) Moq
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (89.47%) .NET
2 28 (49.12%) jQuery
3 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
4 14 (24.56%) HTML
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.54%) CSS
6 10 (17.54%) WPF
7 6 (10.53%) HTML5
7 6 (10.53%) Web Services
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.77%) WinForms
9 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
10 3 (5.26%) Silverlight
10 3 (5.26%) WCF
10 3 (5.26%) XML
11 2 (3.51%) LINQ
11 2 (3.51%) RESTful
11 2 (3.51%) SOAP
11 2 (3.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) MVC
3 9 (15.79%) BDD
3 9 (15.79%) TDD
4 6 (10.53%) MVVM
4 6 (10.53%) OO
4 6 (10.53%) OOP
5 5 (8.77%) Scrum
6 4 (7.02%) DevOps
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.02%) Web Development
7 3 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.26%) Kanban
7 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Content Management
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) Data Management
8 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.51%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (89.47%) C#
2 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) Java
4 9 (15.79%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) XAML
6 3 (5.26%) Clojure
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) Delphi
7 2 (3.51%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
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