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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 84 58
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 28 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.06% 1.15% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.18% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 30
Median salary £41,250 £32,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,290 £30,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
884 1275 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.72% 97.40% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 547 800 672
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) C#
3 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) .NET
4 23 (45.10%) SQL
4 23 (45.10%) HTML
5 19 (37.25%) Java
5 19 (37.25%) CSS
6 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) MVC
8 13 (25.49%) Finance
8 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
9 12 (23.53%) jQuery
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 10 (19.61%) Python
11 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.61%) SDLC
12 9 (17.65%) DevOps
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.65%) Web Development
13 8 (15.69%) TDD
13 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
14 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (11.76%) C++
15 6 (11.76%) Scala
15 6 (11.76%) Clojure
16 5 (9.80%) HTML5
16 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
16 5 (9.80%) Ajax

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 3 (5.88%) CMS
1 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Multicast
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Grunt
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Ant
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) HTML
3 19 (37.25%) CSS
4 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) jQuery
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) Sass
8 4 (7.84%) Spring
8 4 (7.84%) WCF
8 4 (7.84%) XML
9 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.92%) Node.js
9 2 (3.92%) WPF
10 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.96%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Blockchain
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) MVC
3 10 (19.61%) SDLC
3 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
4 9 (17.65%) Web Development
5 8 (15.69%) TDD
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 3 (5.88%) Content Management
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (3.92%) CRM
8 2 (3.92%) Data Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 23 (45.10%) SQL
4 19 (37.25%) Java
5 10 (19.61%) Python
6 6 (11.76%) C++
6 6 (11.76%) Clojure
6 6 (11.76%) Scala
7 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.84%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) XAML
10 1 (1.96%) Delphi
10 1 (1.96%) Groovy
10 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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