The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 26 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 126 116 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.10% 9.27% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.99% 11.87% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 82 39
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,600 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1147 977 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.88% 78.10% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 724 665 456
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 112 (52.58%) .NET
2 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 104 (48.83%) C#
4 89 (41.78%) SQL Server
5 85 (39.91%) ASP.NET
6 79 (37.09%) HTML
6 79 (37.09%) Java
7 67 (31.46%) SQL
7 67 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (30.52%) jQuery
9 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
10 58 (27.23%) MVC
11 57 (26.76%) OO
12 54 (25.35%) CSS
13 45 (21.13%) LINQ
14 44 (20.66%) Relational Database
15 43 (20.19%) Visual Studio
16 40 (18.78%) Unit Testing
17 38 (17.84%) Open Source
18 34 (15.96%) XML
19 33 (15.49%) Degree
20 31 (14.55%) Ajax
20 31 (14.55%) Spring
21 26 (12.21%) Python
21 26 (12.21%) Finance
21 26 (12.21%) Hibernate
22 25 (11.74%) SharePoint
22 25 (11.74%) Computer Science
22 25 (11.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 24 (11.27%) Document Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (11.74%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.63%) Node.js
3 11 (5.16%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.69%) IIS
5 9 (4.23%) Apache
5 9 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.35%) Facebook Platform
6 5 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.35%) Drupal
6 5 (2.35%) nginx
6 5 (2.35%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.41%) GemFire
7 3 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.94%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.94%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.47%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) SaaS
2 5 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.35%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.88%) GitHub
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) SNMP
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (41.78%) SQL Server
2 44 (20.66%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.39%) Big Data
4 17 (7.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (7.51%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.57%) RDBMS
7 12 (5.63%) MySQL
8 11 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.82%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.35%) Redis
13 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (1.41%) KDB
14 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.94%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.94%) Pentaho
15 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (20.19%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.76%) Subversion
5 7 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.82%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.35%) Behat
7 5 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.35%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.88%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.88%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.88%) Grunt
9 3 (1.41%) Selenium
9 3 (1.41%) NUnit
9 3 (1.41%) JUnit
10 2 (0.94%) Maven
10 2 (0.94%) JIRA
10 2 (0.94%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.94%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.47%) Hudson
General
1 26 (12.21%) Finance
2 22 (10.33%) Law
2 22 (10.33%) Legal
3 12 (5.63%) Games
4 8 (3.76%) Front Office
5 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Advertising
7 4 (1.88%) Military
7 4 (1.88%) Electronics
8 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.94%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (57.28%) Software Engineer
2 109 (51.17%) Developer
3 56 (26.29%) Software Developer
4 47 (22.07%) Programmer
5 28 (13.15%) Java Developer
6 27 (12.68%) Senior Software Engineer
7 24 (11.27%) Analyst
8 23 (10.80%) Software Programmer
9 22 (10.33%) Applications Developer
10 21 (9.86%) Analyst Programmer
11 18 (8.45%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (8.45%) Analyst Developer
12 15 (7.04%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.23%) Architect
13 9 (4.23%) .NET Developer
13 9 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (3.76%) Senior Programmer
14 8 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 7 (3.29%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.29%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (52.58%) .NET
2 85 (39.91%) ASP.NET
3 79 (37.09%) HTML
4 65 (30.52%) jQuery
5 54 (25.35%) CSS
6 45 (21.13%) LINQ
7 34 (15.96%) XML
8 31 (14.55%) Spring
8 31 (14.55%) Ajax
9 26 (12.21%) Hibernate
10 25 (11.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (10.80%) AngularJS
12 22 (10.33%) Web Services
13 21 (9.86%) .NET Framework
14 18 (8.45%) HTML5
15 17 (7.98%) XSLT
16 16 (7.51%) WCF
17 14 (6.57%) Silverlight
17 14 (6.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 13 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.84%) Open Source
2 25 (11.74%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.92%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.10%) Mobile App
6 11 (5.16%) N-Tier
7 9 (4.23%) Clustering
7 9 (4.23%) Data Integration
8 7 (3.29%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.29%) Physics
9 6 (2.82%) Derivative
10 5 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.35%) Social Media
11 4 (1.88%) VHDL
11 4 (1.88%) Verilog
11 4 (1.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.41%) DTV
12 3 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.41%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.98%) Linux
2 15 (7.04%) Android
3 14 (6.57%) Windows
4 12 (5.63%) UNIX
4 12 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.23%) MVC
3 57 (26.76%) OO
4 40 (18.78%) Unit Testing
5 24 (11.27%) Document Management
6 22 (10.33%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (10.33%) RAD
6 22 (10.33%) OOP
7 20 (9.39%) SEO
7 20 (9.39%) User Experience Design
8 19 (8.92%) Web Development
9 18 (8.45%) Data Modelling
9 18 (8.45%) TDD
10 14 (6.57%) OOD
10 14 (6.57%) Multithreading
10 14 (6.57%) BDD
11 13 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.69%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.23%) Data Management
13 9 (4.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
2 104 (48.83%) C#
3 79 (37.09%) Java
4 67 (31.46%) SQL
5 26 (12.21%) Python
6 24 (11.27%) PHP
7 22 (10.33%) VBScript
7 22 (10.33%) C++
8 16 (7.51%) Ruby
9 11 (5.16%) C
10 10 (4.69%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.23%) Perl
11 9 (4.23%) Scala
12 5 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.88%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.88%) Jython
13 4 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.88%) ECMAScript
13 4 (1.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (15.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.63%) SLA
2 9 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.51%) Oracle
3 14 (6.57%) JBoss
4 8 (3.76%) Sybase
5 6 (2.82%) Twitter
6 5 (2.35%) Zend
6 5 (2.35%) Google
6 5 (2.35%) FrontRange
6 5 (2.35%) Facebook
7 4 (1.88%) Xilinx
7 4 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.41%) Typemock
8 3 (1.41%) StreamBase
8 3 (1.41%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.94%) Iron Speed
9 2 (0.94%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) Telerik
10 1 (0.47%) Wall Street Systems
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum + c.10% bonus, unrivalled pension & ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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