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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 34 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 92 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.35% 3.45% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 3.68% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 22 18
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £40,000
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
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (64.47%) .NET
2 84 (55.26%) C#
3 76 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (36.18%) HTML
6 49 (32.24%) Java
6 49 (32.24%) ASP.NET
7 47 (30.92%) CSS
8 45 (29.61%) Visual Studio
9 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
9 43 (28.29%) SQL
10 35 (23.03%) C++
11 33 (21.71%) Software Engineering
12 32 (21.05%) Scrum
12 32 (21.05%) Finance
12 32 (21.05%) OO
13 27 (17.76%) Microsoft
14 24 (15.79%) Business Analysis
14 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (14.47%) jQuery
15 22 (14.47%) MVC
16 21 (13.82%) Python
16 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
16 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (12.50%) T-SQL
18 18 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (11.84%) NoSQL
19 17 (11.18%) WCF
20 16 (10.53%) Oracle
21 15 (9.87%) WinForms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.63%) Drupal
2 3 (1.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.97%) SugarCRM
3 2 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
2 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.66%) VoIP
2 1 (0.66%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (11.84%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.89%) Big Data
6 8 (5.26%) MySQL
7 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.95%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.63%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.66%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.66%) Sybase IQ
13 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (29.61%) Visual Studio
2 18 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.95%) Subversion
4 5 (3.29%) Selenium
5 4 (2.63%) JUnit
5 4 (2.63%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.32%) Maven
7 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) Hudson
8 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.66%) Trac
8 1 (0.66%) NCrunch
General
1 32 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (1.97%) Banking
2 3 (1.97%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (64.47%) .NET
2 55 (36.18%) HTML
3 49 (32.24%) ASP.NET
4 47 (30.92%) CSS
5 22 (14.47%) jQuery
6 17 (11.18%) WCF
7 15 (9.87%) WinForms
8 9 (5.92%) MapReduce
8 9 (5.92%) Lucene
9 8 (5.26%) Web Services
9 8 (5.26%) HTML5
9 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (4.61%) J2EE
10 7 (4.61%) WPF
11 5 (3.29%) Spring
11 5 (3.29%) LINQ
12 4 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (2.63%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) DTV
1 14 (9.21%) NHS
2 5 (3.29%) Open Source
3 4 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.66%) Derivative
6 1 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
2 4 (2.63%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.32%) UNIX
3 2 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.71%) Software Engineering
3 32 (21.05%) Scrum
3 32 (21.05%) OO
4 24 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 22 (14.47%) MVC
6 13 (8.55%) OOP
7 10 (6.58%) TDD
8 7 (4.61%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.61%) User Experience Design
8 7 (4.61%) SEO
9 6 (3.95%) Unit Testing
9 6 (3.95%) OOD
10 4 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.63%) Multithreading
11 2 (1.32%) Web Development
11 2 (1.32%) Wealth Management
11 2 (1.32%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (1.32%) CRM
11 2 (1.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 84 (55.26%) C#
2 49 (32.24%) Java
3 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
3 43 (28.29%) SQL
4 35 (23.03%) C++
5 21 (13.82%) Python
6 19 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.61%) Scala
8 5 (3.29%) Ruby
9 4 (2.63%) Jython
9 4 (2.63%) PHP
10 3 (1.97%) VC++
10 3 (1.97%) Perl
11 2 (1.32%) VB6
11 2 (1.32%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.32%) Delphi
12 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) JBoss
4 5 (3.29%) Sybase
5 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.97%) Talend
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