The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 50 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 64 110 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.93% 7.91% 8.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 9.09% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 89 71
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1165 1210 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.75% 86.99% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 732 694 617
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 63 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (46.83%) Java
3 48 (38.10%) .NET
4 47 (37.30%) C#
5 46 (36.51%) HTML
6 43 (34.13%) Degree
7 38 (30.16%) OO
8 37 (29.37%) JavaScript
9 36 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
11 30 (23.81%) SQL
11 30 (23.81%) Linux
12 29 (23.02%) Scrum
12 29 (23.02%) Spring
12 29 (23.02%) HTML5
13 28 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 27 (21.43%) Maven
15 25 (19.84%) Unit Testing
15 25 (19.84%) SDLC
16 24 (19.05%) TDD
16 24 (19.05%) Windows
16 24 (19.05%) Python
16 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
17 23 (18.25%) C++
17 23 (18.25%) Finance
18 21 (16.67%) Hibernate
19 19 (15.08%) Ant
19 19 (15.08%) XML
19 19 (15.08%) UNIX

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.97%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) GemFire
5 1 (0.79%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.79%) Mule
5 1 (0.79%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) MTS
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) HTTP
1 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) UPnP
3 1 (0.79%) CTI
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.97%) Big Data
6 4 (3.17%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.17%) MySQL
7 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.38%) DB2
7 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.79%) SQLite
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) Maven
2 19 (15.08%) Ant
3 13 (10.32%) JIRA
4 12 (9.52%) Flash Builder
5 10 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.35%) JUnit
7 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.56%) Subversion
9 5 (3.97%) Selenium
9 5 (3.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.59%) Xcode
11 2 (1.59%) ClearCase
11 2 (1.59%) GDB
11 2 (1.59%) Clang
12 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Legal
3 9 (7.14%) Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.97%) Front Office
6 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.59%) Electronics
7 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (46.03%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Software Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.70%) .NET Developer
5 14 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 13 (10.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (10.32%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Programmer
10 6 (4.76%) Architect
10 6 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
11 5 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Graduate
11 5 (3.97%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.17%) C++ Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.10%) .NET
2 46 (36.51%) HTML
3 29 (23.02%) Spring
3 29 (23.02%) HTML5
4 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 21 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 19 (15.08%) XML
6 19 (15.08%) Ext JS
7 17 (13.49%) CSS
8 16 (12.70%) Web Services
9 14 (11.11%) J2EE
10 12 (9.52%) DOM
10 12 (9.52%) Flash
10 12 (9.52%) JAXB
10 12 (9.52%) SAX
10 12 (9.52%) iBATIS
11 11 (8.73%) jQuery
12 9 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 9 (7.14%) Java EE
12 9 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.97%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.97%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.17%) Derivative
6 4 (3.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (3.17%) Statistics
7 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.38%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.59%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.59%) Wiki
8 2 (1.59%) User Experience
9 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
9 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.79%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.81%) Linux
2 24 (19.05%) Windows
3 19 (15.08%) UNIX
4 18 (14.29%) Android
5 12 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.16%) OO
3 29 (23.02%) Scrum
4 28 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (19.84%) Unit Testing
5 25 (19.84%) SDLC
6 24 (19.05%) TDD
7 17 (13.49%) Content Management
8 15 (11.90%) MVC
9 13 (10.32%) Android Development
10 11 (8.73%) Mobile Development
11 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.14%) SOA
12 9 (7.14%) iOS Development
13 8 (6.35%) Line Management
13 8 (6.35%) Coaching
13 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.35%) Analytics
13 8 (6.35%) OOP
14 6 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.83%) Java
2 47 (37.30%) C#
3 37 (29.37%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.81%) SQL
5 24 (19.05%) Python
6 23 (18.25%) C++
7 13 (10.32%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.35%) C
9 4 (3.17%) Perl
10 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.38%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.38%) Ruby
11 2 (1.59%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.59%) Clojure
11 2 (1.59%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 43 (34.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Puppet
1 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 10 (7.94%) Oracle
3 10 (7.94%) Sybase
4 5 (3.97%) Telerik
5 4 (3.17%) Informatica
6 1 (0.79%) Hyland
6 1 (0.79%) Alterian
6 1 (0.79%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.79%) Iron Speed
6 1 (0.79%) Splunk
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Talend
6 1 (0.79%) EMC
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago