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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 30 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 97 97 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.61% 8.87% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 10.54% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 79 70 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £49,450
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
1098 920 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.12% 84.10% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 633 576 441
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 128 (58.72%) .NET
2 117 (53.67%) C#
3 101 (46.33%) JavaScript
4 99 (45.41%) SQL Server
5 98 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (42.66%) SQL
7 86 (39.45%) ASP.NET
8 83 (38.07%) HTML
9 77 (35.32%) Java
10 68 (31.19%) Microsoft
11 63 (28.90%) OO
12 58 (26.61%) MVC
13 54 (24.77%) CSS
14 53 (24.31%) Visual Studio
15 52 (23.85%) jQuery
15 52 (23.85%) Relational Database
16 45 (20.64%) LINQ
17 42 (19.27%) Degree
18 36 (16.51%) Unit Testing
19 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
20 32 (14.68%) Ajax
21 29 (13.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 28 (12.84%) Spring
22 28 (12.84%) Legal
22 28 (12.84%) XML
23 27 (12.39%) Law
23 27 (12.39%) Document Management
23 27 (12.39%) Coaching
24 26 (11.93%) Mentoring
24 26 (11.93%) Hibernate

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (11.93%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.34%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.88%) IIS
4 9 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.67%) Node.js
6 7 (3.21%) Apache
7 5 (2.29%) Drupal
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.38%) CMS
8 3 (1.38%) GemFire
9 2 (0.92%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.92%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.46%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) GitHub
1 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (45.41%) SQL Server
2 52 (23.85%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (7.34%) Big Data
4 16 (7.34%) MySQL
5 15 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.50%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.05%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.38%) DB2
10 3 (1.38%) KDB
11 2 (0.92%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (24.31%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.50%) Subversion
4 8 (3.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.29%) JIRA
5 5 (2.29%) ReSharper
5 5 (2.29%) IntelliJ
5 5 (2.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.83%) Grunt
7 3 (1.38%) JUnit
8 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.92%) Moq
8 2 (0.92%) Ant
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
8 2 (0.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.46%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.46%) NUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Firebug
General
1 28 (12.84%) Legal
2 27 (12.39%) Law
3 21 (9.63%) Finance
4 9 (4.13%) Games
5 6 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.38%) Front Office
8 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.92%) Military
8 2 (0.92%) Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 123 (56.42%) Software Engineer
2 108 (49.54%) Developer
3 66 (30.28%) Software Developer
4 48 (22.02%) Programmer
5 28 (12.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 28 (12.84%) Analyst
6 27 (12.39%) Applications Developer
7 23 (10.55%) Software Programmer
8 22 (10.09%) Java Developer
8 22 (10.09%) Analyst Programmer
9 21 (9.63%) Analyst Developer
10 17 (7.80%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.96%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (5.50%) Architect
13 10 (4.59%) Junior
13 10 (4.59%) Database Architect
13 10 (4.59%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (3.67%) .NET Developer
15 7 (3.21%) Senior Applications Developer
15 7 (3.21%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (58.72%) .NET
2 86 (39.45%) ASP.NET
3 83 (38.07%) HTML
4 54 (24.77%) CSS
5 52 (23.85%) jQuery
6 45 (20.64%) LINQ
7 32 (14.68%) Ajax
8 29 (13.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 28 (12.84%) Spring
9 28 (12.84%) XML
10 26 (11.93%) Hibernate
11 23 (10.55%) HTML5
12 21 (9.63%) .NET Framework
13 19 (8.72%) Web Services
14 15 (6.88%) Silverlight
15 14 (6.42%) XSLT
16 13 (5.96%) AngularJS
17 12 (5.50%) WCF
18 11 (5.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 10 (4.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.01%) Open Source
3 21 (9.63%) User Experience
4 17 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.50%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.21%) Physics
8 6 (2.75%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.75%) Clustering
9 5 (2.29%) NHS
9 5 (2.29%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.83%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.38%) Equities
11 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
13 1 (0.46%) VHDL
13 1 (0.46%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.26%) Windows
2 12 (5.50%) Linux
2 12 (5.50%) UNIX
3 10 (4.59%) Android
4 7 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (28.90%) OO
3 58 (26.61%) MVC
4 36 (16.51%) Unit Testing
5 27 (12.39%) Document Management
5 27 (12.39%) Coaching
6 26 (11.93%) Mentoring
7 25 (11.47%) RAD
7 25 (11.47%) Systems Analysis
8 23 (10.55%) OOP
9 21 (9.63%) SEO
9 21 (9.63%) UX Design
10 18 (8.26%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.80%) OOD
11 17 (7.80%) Web Development
12 16 (7.34%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.96%) TDD
14 10 (4.59%) Configuration Management
14 10 (4.59%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 117 (53.67%) C#
2 101 (46.33%) JavaScript
3 93 (42.66%) SQL
4 77 (35.32%) Java
5 25 (11.47%) VBScript
6 23 (10.55%) Python
7 18 (8.26%) C++
7 18 (8.26%) PHP
8 13 (5.96%) Ruby
9 11 (5.05%) T-SQL
9 11 (5.05%) C
10 7 (3.21%) Perl
11 6 (2.75%) Scala
12 4 (1.83%) ECMAScript
12 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.38%) Jython
13 3 (1.38%) VB6
13 3 (1.38%) VB
13 3 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (19.27%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.50%) SLA
2 8 (3.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.01%) Oracle
3 13 (5.96%) JBoss
4 9 (4.13%) Sybase
5 5 (2.29%) FrontRange
6 4 (1.83%) Iron Speed
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.38%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.92%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.92%) Typemock
8 2 (0.92%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.46%) Telerik
9 1 (0.46%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.46%) Dell
9 1 (0.46%) Informatica
9 1 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.46%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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