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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 62 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 46 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.37% 6.17% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 6.91% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 59
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,712
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1235 970 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.48% 89.32% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 756 636 634
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 79 (58.96%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.76%) .NET
3 59 (44.03%) Java
4 50 (37.31%) C#
5 44 (32.84%) HTML
6 43 (32.09%) Degree
7 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 40 (29.85%) SQL
8 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
8 39 (29.10%) Microsoft
9 34 (25.37%) ASP.NET
10 33 (24.63%) Scrum
11 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (18.66%) Computer Science
12 25 (18.66%) MVC
12 25 (18.66%) Python
13 23 (17.16%) CSS
14 22 (16.42%) OO
15 21 (15.67%) C++
15 21 (15.67%) Finance
15 21 (15.67%) HTML5
15 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (14.93%) SDLC
17 19 (14.18%) Mobile Development
17 19 (14.18%) QA
17 19 (14.18%) Android
18 18 (13.43%) JIRA
18 18 (13.43%) SOA
19 17 (12.69%) TDD
20 16 (11.94%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (5.22%) Apache
2 6 (4.48%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.73%) CMS
3 5 (3.73%) JBoss
3 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.24%) Confluence
4 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.49%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.75%) GemFire
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) MTS
6 1 (0.75%) Mule
6 1 (0.75%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.75%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.49%) Bluemix
3 2 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) HTTP
2 4 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) Broadband
4 1 (0.75%) CTI
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.46%) Big Data
4 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.22%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.73%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.73%) MySQL
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.99%) DB2
7 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.24%) RavenDB
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.75%) GIS
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (13.43%) JIRA
3 14 (10.45%) Maven
3 14 (10.45%) Selenium
4 11 (8.21%) JUnit
5 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.97%) Subversion
7 7 (5.22%) Ant
7 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.99%) Bower
8 4 (2.99%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.99%) Grunt
8 4 (2.99%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.24%) Moq
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.49%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.49%) Clang
10 2 (1.49%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.49%) GDB
General
1 21 (15.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.22%) Banking
4 6 (4.48%) Front Office
5 3 (2.24%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 59 (44.03%) Developer
2 38 (28.36%) Software Engineer
3 19 (14.18%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.94%) Technical Leader
5 15 (11.19%) Software Developer
6 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Programmer
8 9 (6.72%) QA Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Software QA Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (5.22%) Architect
10 7 (5.22%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (3.73%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.73%) Big Data Developer
12 5 (3.73%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (47.76%) .NET
2 44 (32.84%) HTML
3 34 (25.37%) ASP.NET
4 23 (17.16%) CSS
5 21 (15.67%) HTML5
6 16 (11.94%) Web Services
7 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework
7 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (11.19%) jQuery
8 14 (10.45%) Spring
9 10 (7.46%) REST
10 9 (6.72%) XML
11 8 (5.97%) Silverlight
11 8 (5.97%) WCF
11 8 (5.97%) WPF
12 7 (5.22%) JMS
13 6 (4.48%) AngularJS
13 6 (4.48%) Entity Framework
13 6 (4.48%) JSON
13 6 (4.48%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.66%) Computer Science
2 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.21%) User Experience
4 7 (5.22%) iPad
5 6 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.73%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.99%) Biometrics
7 4 (2.99%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.99%) Linked Data
8 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.24%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.24%) Statistics
9 2 (1.49%) Derivative
9 2 (1.49%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.49%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.18%) Android
2 15 (11.19%) Unix
3 13 (9.70%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.46%) Linux
5 7 (5.22%) Windows
6 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.24%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (58.96%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.63%) Scrum
3 25 (18.66%) MVC
4 22 (16.42%) OO
5 20 (14.93%) SDLC
6 19 (14.18%) Mobile Development
7 18 (13.43%) SOA
8 17 (12.69%) TDD
9 16 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (11.94%) Line Management
10 15 (11.19%) Android Development
10 15 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (11.19%) Coaching
10 15 (11.19%) iOS Development
11 14 (10.45%) Open Source
11 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
12 12 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.97%) Analytics
13 8 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.03%) Java
2 50 (37.31%) C#
3 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 40 (29.85%) SQL
4 25 (18.66%) Python
5 21 (15.67%) C++
6 12 (8.96%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.21%) C
8 7 (5.22%) SPARQL
9 6 (4.48%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.73%) Ruby
11 4 (2.99%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.99%) VB
12 3 (2.24%) Perl
13 2 (1.49%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.49%) PHP
13 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.75%) Pascal
14 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (32.09%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.49%) HND
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.18%) QA
2 7 (5.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.19%) Oracle
3 11 (8.21%) Xamarin
4 7 (5.22%) Sybase
5 3 (2.24%) Informatica
5 3 (2.24%) Iron Speed
6 2 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.75%) BT
7 1 (0.75%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) Splunk
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