The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 65 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 47 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.23% 3.05% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 3.25% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £32,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1403 1016 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.43% 93.81% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 914 550 632
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Scotland

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 71 (89.87%) Software Engineering
2 43 (54.43%) Java
3 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (35.44%) C#
4 28 (35.44%) .NET
5 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
5 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
6 25 (31.65%) C++
7 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET
7 24 (30.38%) MVC
7 24 (30.38%) Finance
8 19 (24.05%) Web Services
8 19 (24.05%) Linux
9 17 (21.52%) HTML
10 16 (20.25%) OO
10 16 (20.25%) Multithreading
11 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
11 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (18.99%) Open Source
11 15 (18.99%) CSS
11 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
12 14 (17.72%) XML
12 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
13 13 (16.46%) Spring
14 11 (13.92%) SQL
15 10 (12.66%) Subversion
15 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
15 10 (12.66%) jQuery
15 10 (12.66%) .NET Framework
16 9 (11.39%) Degree

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.06%) Alfresco
2 3 (3.80%) nginx
2 3 (3.80%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.80%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.53%) Node.js
3 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) SNMP
1 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.27%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
3 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) Redis
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.53%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Subversion
1 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.86%) Maven
2 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.06%) Selenium
4 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.80%) Behat
5 3 (3.80%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.80%) JIRA
5 3 (3.80%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.80%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.53%) Hudson
6 2 (2.53%) FishEye
6 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Games
3 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) .NET
2 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (24.05%) Web Services
4 17 (21.52%) HTML
5 15 (18.99%) CSS
6 14 (17.72%) XML
7 13 (16.46%) Spring
8 10 (12.66%) .NET Framework
8 10 (12.66%) jQuery
9 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (8.86%) JSON
11 5 (6.33%) OpenGL
11 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.33%) XSLT
11 5 (6.33%) JDBC
11 5 (6.33%) RESTful
11 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.06%) HTML5
12 4 (5.06%) Gherkin
12 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Open Source
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.59%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) NHS
4 3 (3.80%) DTV
4 3 (3.80%) GIS
4 3 (3.80%) Physics
4 3 (3.80%) Social Media
5 2 (2.53%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
4 4 (5.06%) Android
4 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (89.87%) Software Engineering
2 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) MVC
4 16 (20.25%) OO
4 16 (20.25%) Multithreading
5 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
5 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.13%) Scrum
7 7 (8.86%) SEO
7 7 (8.86%) User Experience Design
7 7 (8.86%) BDD
8 6 (7.59%) TDD
8 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.06%) OOD
9 4 (5.06%) SOA
9 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Document Management
9 4 (5.06%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.80%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (3.80%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) Java
2 28 (35.44%) C#
3 25 (31.65%) C++
4 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.92%) SQL
6 7 (8.86%) Scala
7 6 (7.59%) Python
8 5 (6.33%) C
9 4 (5.06%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.80%) Perl
11 2 (2.53%) VB
11 2 (2.53%) Jython
11 2 (2.53%) VB6
11 2 (2.53%) VC++
12 1 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (1.27%) Ruby
12 1 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) PhD
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Sybase
4 6 (7.59%) JBoss
5 4 (5.06%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) Zend
6 3 (3.80%) Typemock
6 3 (3.80%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.80%) Facebook
6 3 (3.80%) Twitter
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.27%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) ParAccel
8 1 (1.27%) Talend
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