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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 26 25 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 113 98 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.16% 8.50% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.69% 10.39% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 73 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1166 943 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.19% 81.79% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 691 629 440
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 122 (55.20%) .NET
2 112 (50.68%) C#
3 101 (45.70%) JavaScript
4 94 (42.53%) SQL Server
5 89 (40.27%) ASP.NET
6 82 (37.10%) SQL
7 78 (35.29%) HTML
7 78 (35.29%) Java
8 72 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (27.15%) Microsoft
9 60 (27.15%) MVC
9 60 (27.15%) jQuery
10 56 (25.34%) OO
11 50 (22.62%) CSS
12 49 (22.17%) Visual Studio
13 46 (20.81%) LINQ
14 45 (20.36%) Relational Database
15 37 (16.74%) Unit Testing
16 36 (16.29%) Degree
17 32 (14.48%) Ajax
18 31 (14.03%) Spring
18 31 (14.03%) Open Source
19 30 (13.57%) XML
20 27 (12.22%) Document Management
20 27 (12.22%) Computer Science
20 27 (12.22%) Python
20 27 (12.22%) SharePoint
20 27 (12.22%) Finance
20 27 (12.22%) Legal
20 27 (12.22%) Hibernate

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 27 (12.22%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.43%) Node.js
4 11 (4.98%) IIS
5 9 (4.07%) Apache
5 9 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.71%) Drupal
7 3 (1.36%) GemFire
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.07%) SaaS
2 4 (1.81%) GitHub
2 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (42.53%) SQL Server
2 45 (20.36%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.60%) Big Data
4 17 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.33%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.43%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.98%) MySQL
7 11 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.81%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.36%) KDB
11 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.90%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.90%) DB2
12 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.90%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 49 (22.17%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.71%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.71%) ReSharper
4 6 (2.71%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.71%) Subversion
5 5 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (1.81%) Grunt
7 3 (1.36%) JUnit
8 2 (0.90%) Ant
8 2 (0.90%) Maven
8 2 (0.90%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.90%) NUnit
8 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.90%) Selenium
8 2 (0.90%) Moq
9 1 (0.45%) Mocha
9 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.45%) Firebug
General
1 27 (12.22%) Finance
1 27 (12.22%) Legal
2 26 (11.76%) Law
3 10 (4.52%) Games
4 6 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.26%) Front Office
6 4 (1.81%) Electronics
6 4 (1.81%) Military
6 4 (1.81%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (55.66%) Software Engineer
2 113 (51.13%) Developer
3 65 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 53 (23.98%) Programmer
5 31 (14.03%) Analyst
6 28 (12.67%) Java Developer
7 27 (12.22%) Senior Software Engineer
7 27 (12.22%) Software Programmer
8 25 (11.31%) Applications Developer
9 24 (10.86%) Analyst Programmer
10 21 (9.50%) Analyst Developer
11 16 (7.24%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (5.88%) Architect
14 10 (4.52%) Database Architect
14 10 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
15 8 (3.62%) Senior Programmer
15 8 (3.62%) Junior
15 8 (3.62%) .NET Developer
16 7 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (55.20%) .NET
2 89 (40.27%) ASP.NET
3 78 (35.29%) HTML
4 60 (27.15%) jQuery
5 50 (22.62%) CSS
6 46 (20.81%) LINQ
7 32 (14.48%) Ajax
8 31 (14.03%) Spring
9 30 (13.57%) XML
10 27 (12.22%) Hibernate
10 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (9.05%) AngularJS
11 20 (9.05%) Web Services
11 20 (9.05%) .NET Framework
12 19 (8.60%) HTML5
13 16 (7.24%) XSLT
14 15 (6.79%) Silverlight
15 14 (6.33%) WCF
16 13 (5.88%) J2EE
17 12 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Open Source
2 27 (12.22%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.60%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (7.24%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.07%) Data Integration
6 9 (4.07%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.07%) Physics
7 8 (3.62%) N-Tier
8 7 (3.17%) Clustering
9 5 (2.26%) NHS
10 4 (1.81%) VHDL
10 4 (1.81%) Verilog
10 4 (1.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.36%) Equities
11 3 (1.36%) DTV
12 2 (0.90%) Biometrics
12 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.14%) Windows
2 13 (5.88%) Linux
2 13 (5.88%) UNIX
3 9 (4.07%) Android
4 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.15%) MVC
3 56 (25.34%) OO
4 37 (16.74%) Unit Testing
5 27 (12.22%) Document Management
6 25 (11.31%) RAD
6 25 (11.31%) Systems Analysis
7 24 (10.86%) SEO
7 24 (10.86%) User Experience Design
8 20 (9.05%) OOP
9 19 (8.60%) Data Modelling
10 18 (8.14%) Web Development
11 17 (7.69%) Data Analysis
12 15 (6.79%) TDD
13 13 (5.88%) OOD
14 12 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.43%) Multithreading
15 10 (4.52%) Data Management
16 9 (4.07%) Automated Testing
17 8 (3.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 112 (50.68%) C#
2 101 (45.70%) JavaScript
3 82 (37.10%) SQL
4 78 (35.29%) Java
5 27 (12.22%) Python
6 25 (11.31%) VBScript
7 21 (9.50%) PHP
8 20 (9.05%) C++
9 17 (7.69%) Ruby
10 11 (4.98%) C
11 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.07%) Perl
13 7 (3.17%) Scala
14 5 (2.26%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.81%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.81%) ECMAScript
15 4 (1.81%) Tcl
15 4 (1.81%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.81%) Jython
16 2 (0.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (16.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) SLA
2 9 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.05%) Oracle
3 14 (6.33%) JBoss
4 6 (2.71%) Sybase
5 5 (2.26%) FrontRange
6 4 (1.81%) Xilinx
6 4 (1.81%) Typemock
6 4 (1.81%) Red Gate
6 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.36%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.90%) Iron Speed
8 2 (0.90%) Informatica
9 1 (0.45%) Telerik
9 1 (0.45%) Adobe
9 1 (0.45%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.45%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Skyscanner
Posted: 19 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + good benefits
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