The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 31 42 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 103 59 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.35% 4.78% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 5.00% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 32 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1355 1180 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 95.55% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 839 809 551
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Scotland

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 132 (69.47%) .NET
2 129 (67.89%) C#
3 97 (51.05%) ASP.NET
4 91 (47.89%) SQL Server
5 80 (42.11%) HTML
6 76 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 69 (36.32%) CSS
8 68 (35.79%) SQL
9 60 (31.58%) Java
10 56 (29.47%) Visual Studio
10 56 (29.47%) Software Engineering
11 52 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (25.79%) MVC
13 47 (24.74%) jQuery
14 46 (24.21%) OO
15 39 (20.53%) Microsoft
16 34 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 31 (16.32%) Oracle
18 30 (15.79%) Scrum
18 30 (15.79%) Relational Database
19 28 (14.74%) Document Management
19 28 (14.74%) OOP
20 27 (14.21%) SharePoint
20 27 (14.21%) Unit Testing
20 27 (14.21%) LINQ
21 26 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (13.68%) Python
21 26 (13.68%) Ajax
22 25 (13.16%) Systems Analysis
22 25 (13.16%) VBScript

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (14.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.21%) IIS
3 5 (2.63%) Drupal
4 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.58%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.53%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) GPRS
2 1 (0.53%) VoIP
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 26 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.84%) MySQL
6 11 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.79%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.68%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.63%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.53%) DataStage
12 1 (0.53%) Sybase IQ
12 1 (0.53%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 56 (29.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.63%) Subversion
3 5 (2.63%) Selenium
3 5 (2.63%) JUnit
3 5 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.53%) Hudson
6 1 (0.53%) Trac
6 1 (0.53%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 23 (12.11%) Law
1 23 (12.11%) Legal
2 22 (11.58%) Finance
3 11 (5.79%) Investment Banking
3 11 (5.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Military
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (69.47%) .NET
2 97 (51.05%) ASP.NET
3 80 (42.11%) HTML
4 69 (36.32%) CSS
5 47 (24.74%) jQuery
6 34 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 27 (14.21%) LINQ
8 26 (13.68%) Ajax
9 20 (10.53%) HTML5
10 18 (9.47%) .NET Framework
11 15 (7.89%) WinForms
12 14 (7.37%) WCF
13 11 (5.79%) Hibernate
14 10 (5.26%) Spring
14 10 (5.26%) J2EE
15 9 (4.74%) WPF
16 8 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (4.21%) Web Services
17 7 (3.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 6 (3.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.84%) Open Source
2 9 (4.74%) NHS
2 9 (4.74%) DTV
3 5 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.58%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.58%) EPoS
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.53%) Derivative
6 1 (0.53%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.21%) Linux
2 6 (3.16%) Windows
3 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.11%) UNIX
5 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.58%) Android
6 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.47%) Software Engineering
2 52 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (25.79%) MVC
4 46 (24.21%) OO
5 30 (15.79%) Scrum
6 28 (14.74%) OOP
6 28 (14.74%) Document Management
7 27 (14.21%) Unit Testing
8 25 (13.16%) Systems Analysis
9 23 (12.11%) RAD
10 20 (10.53%) SEO
10 20 (10.53%) User Experience Design
11 18 (9.47%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.79%) TDD
12 11 (5.79%) OOD
13 9 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (4.21%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (3.68%) CRM
16 6 (3.16%) Workflow
16 6 (3.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (67.89%) C#
2 76 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 68 (35.79%) SQL
4 60 (31.58%) Java
5 26 (13.68%) Python
6 25 (13.16%) VBScript
7 23 (12.11%) C++
8 11 (5.79%) Ruby
8 11 (5.79%) PHP
9 10 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.74%) Scala
11 5 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.63%) Jython
12 4 (2.11%) Perl
13 3 (1.58%) VB6
13 3 (1.58%) VB
14 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.05%) AWK
14 2 (1.05%) Groovy
15 1 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (6.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) MCAD
4 1 (0.53%) MCTS
4 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.32%) Oracle
3 7 (3.68%) JBoss
4 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.11%) Sybase
6 3 (1.58%) Talend
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Iron Speed
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter
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