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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 78 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.35% 1.85% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.93% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 45
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,020 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £49,375 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,160 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.39%
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
994 1246 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.76% 95.99% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 550 807 760
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,725 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Spring
5 12 (35.29%) C#
6 11 (32.35%) .NET
6 11 (32.35%) Web Services
6 11 (32.35%) Maven
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) jQuery
8 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
9 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) OO
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 8 (23.53%) SOA
9 8 (23.53%) BDD
9 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 7 (20.59%) Gherkin
10 7 (20.59%) Artifactory
10 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
10 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (20.59%) XHTML
10 7 (20.59%) Sybase
10 7 (20.59%) JBoss

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 7 (20.59%) Alfresco
1 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SNMP
2 1 (2.94%) Broadband
2 1 (2.94%) DVB
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) RS-232
2 1 (2.94%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Maven
2 7 (20.59%) Artifactory
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Spring
2 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 10 (29.41%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) CSS
4 9 (26.47%) jQuery
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) Gherkin
5 7 (20.59%) JSON
5 7 (20.59%) RESTful
5 7 (20.59%) Spring Security
5 7 (20.59%) XHTML
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.82%) J2EE
7 3 (8.82%) JMS
7 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
5 8 (23.53%) BDD
5 8 (23.53%) OO
5 8 (23.53%) SOA
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Document Management
6 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) MVC
8 4 (11.76%) OOD
8 4 (11.76%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.82%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Delphi
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
7 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) HND
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Sybase
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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