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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 86 90 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.08% 1.03% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.08% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 48
Median salary £45,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1221 1116 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.52% 95.55% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 719 739 825
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) C#
4 16 (42.11%) .NET
4 16 (42.11%) Spring
5 15 (39.47%) Maven
6 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 14 (36.84%) Scrum
7 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 9 (23.68%) jQuery
10 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (23.68%) JBoss
10 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
11 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
11 8 (21.05%) Artifactory
11 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (21.05%) XHTML
11 8 (21.05%) SOA
11 8 (21.05%) RESTful
11 8 (21.05%) BDD
11 8 (21.05%) Spring Security

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 9 (23.68%) JBoss
2 8 (21.05%) Alfresco
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SNMP
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
4 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) MarkLogic
5 2 (5.26%) RavenDB
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.63%) GIS
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.05%) Artifactory
4 4 (10.53%) Ant
5 3 (7.89%) Gradle
5 3 (7.89%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
1 16 (42.11%) Spring
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (28.95%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) jQuery
6 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
6 8 (21.05%) JSON
6 8 (21.05%) RESTful
6 8 (21.05%) Spring Security
6 8 (21.05%) XHTML
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.53%) J2EE
7 4 (10.53%) JMS
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (21.05%) BDD
6 8 (21.05%) Document Management
6 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (21.05%) SOA
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Open Source
8 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
8 5 (13.16%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.53%) OO
10 3 (7.89%) TDD
11 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 2 (5.26%) CRM
11 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
11 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) C#
3 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) C
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.26%) XQuery
8 1 (2.63%) Delphi
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Autodesk
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