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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 82 77 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 31 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.17% 2.46% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.56% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 79
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1217 1211 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.67% 96.19% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 740 812 906
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 2 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 37 (77.08%) C#
2 34 (70.83%) .NET
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
5 18 (37.50%) Java
6 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.25%) SQL
8 14 (29.17%) OO
8 14 (29.17%) Python
8 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
9 13 (27.08%) MVC
10 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.00%) HTML
11 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
11 11 (22.92%) CSS
11 11 (22.92%) Web Services
11 11 (22.92%) XML
11 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.92%) REST
12 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
12 10 (20.83%) TDD
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle
12 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
13 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
13 9 (18.75%) Finance
13 9 (18.75%) Subversion
13 9 (18.75%) Degree
14 8 (16.67%) JSON
14 8 (16.67%) Ruby
14 8 (16.67%) Open Source

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 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) GitHub
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.17%) Big Data
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 9 (18.75%) Subversion
3 7 (14.58%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.25%) Gradle
5 3 (6.25%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.17%) Mockito
6 2 (4.17%) TestNG
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) MorphX
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) REST
3 11 (22.92%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) XML
4 8 (16.67%) JSON
4 8 (16.67%) WinForms
5 7 (14.58%) LINQ
5 7 (14.58%) SOAP
5 7 (14.58%) Spring
6 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.25%) WCF
7 3 (6.25%) WPF
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.17%) Ajax
8 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 13 (27.08%) MVC
4 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.83%) TDD
6 8 (16.67%) Open Source
7 7 (14.58%) Load Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Kanban
9 4 (8.33%) Microservices
9 4 (8.33%) RDF
10 3 (6.25%) BDD
10 3 (6.25%) CRM
10 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (37.50%) Java
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) Python
6 8 (16.67%) Ruby
7 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.33%) PHP
8 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.33%) SPARQL
9 3 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.08%) VB
10 1 (2.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
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