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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 77 112 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.50% 10.28% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.54% 12.24% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 77 43
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
902 915 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 87.83% 84.02% 75.22%
Number of salaries quoted 554 554 511
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 November 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 108 (56.84%) .NET
2 101 (53.16%) C#
3 86 (45.26%) SQL Server
4 83 (43.68%) JavaScript
5 78 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (38.42%) SQL
7 70 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 67 (35.26%) HTML
9 66 (34.74%) OO
10 64 (33.68%) Java
11 58 (30.53%) MVC
12 52 (27.37%) Microsoft
13 49 (25.79%) CSS
14 46 (24.21%) Visual Studio
15 44 (23.16%) jQuery
16 42 (22.11%) Degree
16 42 (22.11%) Relational Database
17 33 (17.37%) Computer Science
18 31 (16.32%) LINQ
19 28 (14.74%) OOP
20 27 (14.21%) Unit Testing
21 26 (13.68%) TDD
22 25 (13.16%) Oracle
22 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 25 (13.16%) Coaching
23 23 (12.11%) Ajax
23 23 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
24 22 (11.58%) Mentoring
24 22 (11.58%) HTML5
25 21 (11.05%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 18 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.32%) IIS
4 11 (5.79%) JBoss
5 6 (3.16%) Node.js
6 5 (2.63%) Drupal
6 5 (2.63%) Apache
7 3 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.58%) CMS
7 3 (1.58%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.05%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.05%) GemFire
8 2 (1.05%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.53%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.11%) SaaS
1 4 (2.11%) GitHub
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) Intranet
2 3 (1.58%) HTTP
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (45.26%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.11%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.47%) MySQL
3 18 (9.47%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.84%) Big Data
5 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.05%) KDB
12 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.05%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.53%) DB2
13 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (24.21%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.42%) Subversion
3 13 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.74%) JIRA
5 7 (3.68%) NCrunch
6 6 (3.16%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.63%) Moq
7 5 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (2.63%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 5 (2.63%) NUnit
8 4 (2.11%) Grunt
8 4 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.58%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.58%) Selenium
9 3 (1.58%) Maven
10 2 (1.05%) Ant
10 2 (1.05%) Xcode
11 1 (0.53%) JUnit
General
1 20 (10.53%) Legal
2 19 (10.00%) Law
3 13 (6.84%) Finance
4 10 (5.26%) Retail
5 7 (3.68%) Games
6 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.05%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Military
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (48.42%) Developer
2 91 (47.89%) Software Engineer
3 48 (25.26%) Software Developer
4 34 (17.89%) Programmer
5 23 (12.11%) Analyst
6 19 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 18 (9.47%) Analyst Programmer
8 17 (8.95%) Senior Developer
9 16 (8.42%) .NET Developer
10 14 (7.37%) Analyst Developer
10 14 (7.37%) Software Programmer
11 13 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (6.84%) Architect
12 11 (5.79%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.79%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (4.74%) Junior
13 9 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (4.21%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (56.84%) .NET
2 70 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 67 (35.26%) HTML
4 49 (25.79%) CSS
5 44 (23.16%) jQuery
6 31 (16.32%) LINQ
7 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (12.11%) Ajax
9 22 (11.58%) HTML5
10 21 (11.05%) Spring
11 20 (10.53%) Hibernate
12 19 (10.00%) Web Services
13 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (8.42%) XML
15 14 (7.37%) AngularJS
16 13 (6.84%) CSS3
17 12 (6.32%) .NET Framework
18 11 (5.79%) Java EE
19 10 (5.26%) WCF
19 10 (5.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.37%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.47%) Open Source
4 14 (7.37%) User Experience
5 12 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.79%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.68%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.16%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.16%) Physics
9 5 (2.63%) NHS
10 4 (2.11%) Clustering
11 3 (1.58%) iPad
11 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.05%) Equities
12 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
13 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.00%) Windows
2 10 (5.26%) UNIX
3 9 (4.74%) Linux
4 7 (3.68%) Android
4 7 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (34.74%) OO
3 58 (30.53%) MVC
4 28 (14.74%) OOP
5 27 (14.21%) Unit Testing
6 26 (13.68%) TDD
7 25 (13.16%) Coaching
8 23 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (11.58%) Mentoring
10 19 (10.00%) Document Management
11 18 (9.47%) OOD
12 17 (8.95%) RAD
12 17 (8.95%) Systems Analysis
13 16 (8.42%) Scrum
14 14 (7.37%) Web Development
15 13 (6.84%) UX Design
15 13 (6.84%) SEO
15 13 (6.84%) Configuration Management
16 12 (6.32%) Data Modelling
16 12 (6.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 101 (53.16%) C#
2 83 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 73 (38.42%) SQL
4 64 (33.68%) Java
5 18 (9.47%) Python
6 17 (8.95%) VBScript
6 17 (8.95%) C++
7 14 (7.37%) PHP
8 9 (4.74%) C
9 8 (4.21%) Ruby
10 6 (3.16%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.16%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.11%) VB
11 4 (2.11%) ECMAScript
11 4 (2.11%) Perl
11 4 (2.11%) Scala
11 4 (2.11%) VB6
12 3 (1.58%) F#
13 2 (1.05%) R
13 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (22.11%) Degree
2 4 (2.11%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) SLA
1 6 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.16%) Oracle
3 10 (5.26%) Sybase
4 4 (2.11%) Iron Speed
5 3 (1.58%) FrontRange
5 3 (1.58%) Dell
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.05%) Apple
6 2 (1.05%) Typemock
6 2 (1.05%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.05%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.05%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) Talend
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.53%) Telerik
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
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