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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 71 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 1.46% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.51% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 25
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £47,500 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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
933 1261 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.68% 96.85% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 560 831 657
Median salary £40,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,612 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 9 (31.03%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) .NET
6 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
6 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (20.69%) C++
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.69%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) MVC
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.24%) C
8 5 (17.24%) OOP
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) Spring
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
9 4 (13.79%) JIRA
9 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.79%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Python
9 4 (13.79%) Sybase
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.34%) Electronics

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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) SNMP
2 1 (3.45%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) DVB
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.34%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) Spring
4 3 (10.34%) Ajax
4 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
4 3 (10.34%) Silverlight
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) WPF
5 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Development
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (6.90%) Market Making
6 2 (6.90%) OOD
6 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) C
7 4 (13.79%) Python
8 3 (10.34%) Perl
8 3 (10.34%) Scala
9 2 (6.90%) Ada
9 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
10 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
10 1 (3.45%) Go
10 1 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (3.45%) Ruby
10 1 (3.45%) XPath
10 1 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) HND
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) Sybase
2 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
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