The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 68 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.07% 0.81% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.84% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 12
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £44,650
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
886 1313 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.62% 96.97% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 537 811 737
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Glasgow region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Degree
6 9 (24.32%) SDLC
7 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
8 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (18.92%) CSS
8 7 (18.92%) C
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) Python
8 7 (18.92%) DevOps
9 6 (16.22%) C++
9 6 (16.22%) Internet
9 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
9 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
10 5 (13.51%) Scala
10 5 (13.51%) jQuery
10 5 (13.51%) Ajax
10 5 (13.51%) Spring
10 5 (13.51%) OO
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.81%) Legal
11 4 (10.81%) JIRA
11 4 (10.81%) Open Source
11 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
11 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineer 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 (8.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) SNMP
3 1 (2.70%) Broadband
3 1 (2.70%) DVB
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
3 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) Ajax
2 5 (13.51%) jQuery
2 5 (13.51%) Spring
3 4 (10.81%) REST
4 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.70%) JMS
6 1 (2.70%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) Symfony
6 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Internet of Things
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.70%) W3C
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) SDLC
4 7 (18.92%) DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source Development
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Android Development
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
8 2 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
8 2 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C
4 7 (18.92%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) C++
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
7 3 (8.11%) Assembly Language
7 3 (8.11%) C#
8 2 (5.41%) Ada
8 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.70%) Go
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) XPath
9 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Sybase
3 1 (2.70%) AVEVA
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago