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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 37 28 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 85 84 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.87% 7.83% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 10.17% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 54 20
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,750 £29,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 826 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.52% 76.98% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 432 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 83 (49.70%) Java
2 69 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (37.13%) C#
4 60 (35.93%) .NET
5 57 (34.13%) SQL Server
6 52 (31.14%) C++
7 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
8 44 (26.35%) HTML
9 40 (23.95%) Finance
9 40 (23.95%) Microsoft
10 39 (23.35%) MVC
11 37 (22.16%) OO
12 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET
13 33 (19.76%) CSS
14 32 (19.16%) XML
15 31 (18.56%) jQuery
16 27 (16.17%) Open Source
17 25 (14.97%) Spring
18 24 (14.37%) Unit Testing
18 24 (14.37%) Web Services
19 23 (13.77%) SQL
19 23 (13.77%) Degree
19 23 (13.77%) TDD
20 22 (13.17%) HTML5
20 22 (13.17%) Relational Database
21 21 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (11.38%) Oracle
22 19 (11.38%) Linux
23 17 (10.18%) LINQ
23 17 (10.18%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (5.39%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.19%) Apache
3 6 (3.59%) Node.js
4 5 (2.99%) nginx
4 5 (2.99%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.99%) Facebook Platform
5 4 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.40%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.20%) OpenROAD
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Drupal
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (7.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) SaaS
2 5 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.99%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) ASN.1
1 1 (0.60%) SNMP
1 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.17%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.59%) Big Data
5 8 (4.79%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.19%) MySQL
7 6 (3.59%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.99%) Redis
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.80%) DB2
11 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.20%) Ingres
11 2 (1.20%) SQLite
12 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.59%) Selenium
4 6 (3.59%) Subversion
5 5 (2.99%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.99%) Behat
5 5 (2.99%) Xcode
6 4 (2.40%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.40%) Maven
6 4 (2.40%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.80%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.20%) JIRA
8 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.20%) NUnit
8 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.20%) RSpec
9 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 40 (23.95%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Games
2 9 (5.39%) Front Office
3 5 (2.99%) Advertising
4 4 (2.40%) Electronics
4 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.20%) Military
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (61.68%) Developer
2 72 (43.11%) Software Engineer
3 33 (19.76%) Software Developer
4 19 (11.38%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.18%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.38%) Programmer
6 14 (8.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Software Programmer
9 9 (5.39%) WPF Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Front Office Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.79%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Analyst
11 6 (3.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Junior
13 4 (2.40%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.93%) .NET
2 44 (26.35%) HTML
3 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET
4 33 (19.76%) CSS
5 32 (19.16%) XML
6 31 (18.56%) jQuery
7 25 (14.97%) Spring
8 24 (14.37%) Web Services
9 22 (13.17%) HTML5
10 17 (10.18%) LINQ
11 15 (8.98%) .NET Framework
11 15 (8.98%) Hibernate
12 14 (8.38%) JSON
12 14 (8.38%) WCF
12 14 (8.38%) WPF
12 14 (8.38%) CSS3
13 13 (7.78%) AngularJS
14 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (6.59%) WinForms
15 11 (6.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.17%) Open Source
2 17 (10.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.59%) N-Tier
5 10 (5.99%) Physics
5 10 (5.99%) Derivative
5 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
6 9 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (4.19%) iPad
7 7 (4.19%) iPhone
8 6 (3.59%) Clustering
8 6 (3.59%) Animation
9 5 (2.99%) Social Media
9 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (2.99%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.99%) GIS
10 4 (2.40%) VHDL
10 4 (2.40%) Verilog
11 3 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.38%) Linux
2 14 (8.38%) Apple iOS
3 12 (7.19%) Android
4 11 (6.59%) UNIX
5 8 (4.79%) Windows
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.35%) MVC
3 37 (22.16%) OO
4 24 (14.37%) Unit Testing
5 23 (13.77%) TDD
6 21 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (9.58%) Multithreading
8 11 (6.59%) BDD
8 11 (6.59%) OOP
9 10 (5.99%) Scrum
9 10 (5.99%) Low Latency
10 9 (5.39%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (4.79%) OOD
11 8 (4.79%) Web Development
12 7 (4.19%) User Experience Design
12 7 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.19%) SEO
13 6 (3.59%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.70%) Java
2 62 (37.13%) C#
3 52 (31.14%) C++
4 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.77%) SQL
6 13 (7.78%) C
7 12 (7.19%) PHP
8 10 (5.99%) Python
9 7 (4.19%) Scala
9 7 (4.19%) Ruby
9 7 (4.19%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.19%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.99%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.40%) Tcl
11 4 (2.40%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.80%) Perl
13 2 (1.20%) VB
13 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.80%) PhD
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (23.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Apple
3 9 (5.39%) JBoss
4 7 (4.19%) Google
5 6 (3.59%) Sybase
6 5 (2.99%) Facebook
6 5 (2.99%) Twitter
6 5 (2.99%) Zend
7 4 (2.40%) Xilinx
8 3 (1.80%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.80%) Typemock
8 3 (1.80%) IBM
8 3 (1.80%) Cognos
9 2 (1.20%) Informatica
10 1 (0.60%) Iron Speed
10 1 (0.60%) Vertica
10 1 (0.60%) ParAccel
10 1 (0.60%) Alterian
10 1 (0.60%) Greenplum
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