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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 30 24 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 100 96 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.55% 8.69% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 10.32% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 71 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1140 930 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.10% 84.16% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 651 606 445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 125 (56.56%) .NET
2 117 (52.94%) C#
3 104 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 100 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (44.80%) SQL Server
6 92 (41.63%) SQL
7 86 (38.91%) ASP.NET
8 83 (37.56%) HTML
9 81 (36.65%) Java
10 69 (31.22%) Microsoft
11 63 (28.51%) OO
12 59 (26.70%) MVC
13 57 (25.79%) jQuery
14 54 (24.43%) CSS
15 53 (23.98%) Visual Studio
16 52 (23.53%) Relational Database
17 45 (20.36%) LINQ
18 41 (18.55%) Degree
19 37 (16.74%) Unit Testing
20 32 (14.48%) Ajax
20 32 (14.48%) Spring
21 31 (14.03%) Computer Science
21 31 (14.03%) XML
22 30 (13.57%) Hibernate
23 28 (12.67%) Legal
23 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 28 (12.67%) Open Source
24 27 (12.22%) Law
24 27 (12.22%) Document Management
25 26 (11.76%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.14%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.33%) IIS
4 10 (4.52%) Node.js
5 9 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.62%) Apache
7 6 (2.71%) Drupal
8 3 (1.36%) GemFire
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.90%) CMS
10 1 (0.45%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 19 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.71%) SaaS
2 4 (1.81%) GitHub
2 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (44.80%) SQL Server
2 52 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.60%) Big Data
4 17 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.33%) MySQL
5 14 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.43%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.43%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.36%) KDB
9 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.36%) DB2
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.90%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.90%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 53 (23.98%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.98%) Subversion
4 9 (4.07%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.07%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.71%) ReSharper
5 6 (2.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (2.26%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.81%) JIRA
7 4 (1.81%) Grunt
8 3 (1.36%) JUnit
9 2 (0.90%) Ant
9 2 (0.90%) Maven
9 2 (0.90%) Moq
9 2 (0.90%) Selenium
9 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.45%) Firebug
10 1 (0.45%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.45%) EasyMock
General
1 28 (12.67%) Legal
2 27 (12.22%) Law
3 23 (10.41%) Finance
4 10 (4.52%) Games
5 6 (2.71%) Retail
6 4 (1.81%) Front Office
6 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.90%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (57.01%) Software Engineer
2 110 (49.77%) Developer
3 67 (30.32%) Software Developer
4 49 (22.17%) Programmer
5 28 (12.67%) Analyst
6 27 (12.22%) Senior Software Engineer
7 26 (11.76%) Applications Developer
8 25 (11.31%) Java Developer
9 24 (10.86%) Software Programmer
10 22 (9.95%) Analyst Programmer
11 21 (9.50%) Analyst Developer
12 15 (6.79%) Senior Developer
13 14 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (5.43%) Architect
15 11 (4.98%) Junior
16 10 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (4.52%) Database Architect
17 7 (3.17%) Senior Applications Developer
17 7 (3.17%) Senior Programmer
17 7 (3.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (56.56%) .NET
2 86 (38.91%) ASP.NET
3 83 (37.56%) HTML
4 57 (25.79%) jQuery
5 54 (24.43%) CSS
6 45 (20.36%) LINQ
7 32 (14.48%) Spring
7 32 (14.48%) Ajax
8 31 (14.03%) XML
9 30 (13.57%) Hibernate
10 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (10.41%) HTML5
12 21 (9.50%) .NET Framework
12 21 (9.50%) Web Services
13 16 (7.24%) XSLT
13 16 (7.24%) AngularJS
14 15 (6.79%) Silverlight
15 13 (5.88%) WCF
16 11 (4.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (4.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.67%) Open Source
3 23 (10.41%) User Experience
4 18 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 16 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.98%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.62%) Data Integration
9 7 (3.17%) Clustering
9 7 (3.17%) N-Tier
9 7 (3.17%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.17%) Physics
10 6 (2.71%) NHS
11 3 (1.36%) Equities
11 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.90%) Biometrics
12 2 (0.90%) DTV
12 2 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
13 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.60%) Windows
2 13 (5.88%) Linux
3 12 (5.43%) UNIX
4 10 (4.52%) Android
5 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (45.25%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (28.51%) OO
3 59 (26.70%) MVC
4 37 (16.74%) Unit Testing
5 27 (12.22%) Document Management
6 26 (11.76%) Coaching
7 25 (11.31%) Systems Analysis
7 25 (11.31%) RAD
8 24 (10.86%) Mentoring
9 23 (10.41%) OOP
10 22 (9.95%) SEO
10 22 (9.95%) User Experience Design
11 19 (8.60%) Data Modelling
12 17 (7.69%) Web Development
13 16 (7.24%) OOD
13 16 (7.24%) Data Analysis
14 13 (5.88%) TDD
15 12 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (4.98%) Multithreading
17 10 (4.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (52.94%) C#
2 104 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 92 (41.63%) SQL
4 81 (36.65%) Java
5 26 (11.76%) Python
6 25 (11.31%) VBScript
7 20 (9.05%) PHP
8 17 (7.69%) C++
9 16 (7.24%) Ruby
10 11 (4.98%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.52%) C
12 8 (3.62%) Perl
13 7 (3.17%) Scala
14 4 (1.81%) Jython
14 4 (1.81%) ECMAScript
14 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.90%) VB
16 2 (0.90%) VB6
16 2 (0.90%) AWK
Qualifications
1 41 (18.55%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) SLA
2 8 (3.62%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (31.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.86%) Oracle
3 16 (7.24%) JBoss
4 9 (4.07%) Sybase
5 5 (2.26%) FrontRange
6 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.36%) StreamBase
7 3 (1.36%) Typemock
7 3 (1.36%) Iron Speed
7 3 (1.36%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.90%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.45%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.45%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.45%) Twitter
9 1 (0.45%) Telerik
9 1 (0.45%) Adobe
9 1 (0.45%) Dell
9 1 (0.45%) Informatica
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: £35k to £40k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 22 days ago