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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 69 73 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 28 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.96% 2.35% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 2.48% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 78
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1236 1128 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 94.79% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 644 726 854
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 60 (92.31%) C#
2 59 (90.77%) .NET
3 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
4 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
5 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (43.08%) Oracle
7 27 (41.54%) jQuery
8 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
8 22 (33.85%) Finance
9 20 (30.77%) MVC
10 16 (24.62%) SQL
11 15 (23.08%) Java
11 15 (23.08%) OO
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) HTML
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
13 12 (18.46%) TDD
13 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
13 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
14 11 (16.92%) BDD
14 11 (16.92%) Web Services
15 10 (15.38%) CSS
15 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
15 10 (15.38%) Python
15 10 (15.38%) Degree
15 10 (15.38%) WPF
16 9 (13.85%) JSON
16 9 (13.85%) XML
16 9 (13.85%) REST
17 8 (12.31%) Scrum

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 (1.54%) CMS
1 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) GitHub
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.77%) Subversion
3 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.54%) Moq
6 1 (1.54%) MorphX
6 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (90.77%) .NET
2 27 (41.54%) jQuery
3 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
4 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
4 12 (18.46%) HTML
5 11 (16.92%) Web Services
6 10 (15.38%) CSS
6 10 (15.38%) WPF
7 9 (13.85%) JSON
7 9 (13.85%) REST
7 9 (13.85%) XML
8 7 (10.77%) LINQ
8 7 (10.77%) SOAP
9 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (9.23%) WCF
10 5 (7.69%) HTML5
11 4 (6.15%) WinForms
12 3 (4.62%) RESTful
12 3 (4.62%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.77%) User Experience
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) MVC
3 15 (23.08%) OO
4 12 (18.46%) TDD
4 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
5 11 (16.92%) BDD
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.77%) Load Testing
7 7 (10.77%) OOP
8 6 (9.23%) MVVM
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.62%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.08%) Analytics
11 2 (3.08%) Data Analytics
11 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Microservices
11 2 (3.08%) Open Source
11 2 (3.08%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (92.31%) C#
2 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 10 (15.38%) Python
6 5 (7.69%) XAML
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.54%) Delphi
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
8 1 (1.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
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