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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 87 87 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 28 18 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.19% 1.42% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.51% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 79
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £51,500
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
1246 1196 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.57% 94.32% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 660 763 837
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,175
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 25 June 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (89.66%) C#
2 49 (84.48%) .NET
3 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
4 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (39.66%) Oracle
7 20 (34.48%) jQuery
7 20 (34.48%) Finance
8 16 (27.59%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
10 14 (24.14%) SQL
10 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.41%) Java
11 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
12 12 (20.69%) HTML
12 12 (20.69%) Web Services
12 12 (20.69%) Python
12 12 (20.69%) MVC
13 11 (18.97%) XML
13 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
13 11 (18.97%) CSS
13 11 (18.97%) REST
13 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.97%) TDD
14 10 (17.24%) Degree
14 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
15 9 (15.52%) JSON
16 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (12.07%) GitHub

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 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) GitHub
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.07%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Maven
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.72%) Moq
5 1 (1.72%) MorphX
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (84.48%) .NET
2 20 (34.48%) jQuery
3 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
4 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
5 12 (20.69%) HTML
5 12 (20.69%) Web Services
6 11 (18.97%) CSS
6 11 (18.97%) REST
6 11 (18.97%) XML
7 9 (15.52%) JSON
8 7 (12.07%) LINQ
8 7 (12.07%) SOAP
8 7 (12.07%) WPF
9 5 (8.62%) Spring
9 5 (8.62%) WCF
9 5 (8.62%) WinForms
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.17%) RESTful
12 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) OO
3 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
4 12 (20.69%) MVC
5 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
5 11 (18.97%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Load Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 5 (8.62%) BDD
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) OOP
8 4 (6.90%) Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Kanban
8 4 (6.90%) Microservices
8 4 (6.90%) Open Source
8 4 (6.90%) RDF
9 3 (5.17%) CRM
10 2 (3.45%) MVVM
10 2 (3.45%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 13 (22.41%) Java
5 12 (20.69%) Python
6 4 (6.90%) Ruby
6 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.90%) SPARQL
7 3 (5.17%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) XAML
9 1 (1.72%) Delphi
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago