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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 39 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 65 77 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.64% 5.85% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 7.16% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 43
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
1014 1076 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 87.94% 81.76% 78.01%
Number of salaries quoted 683 695 390
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 February 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 81 (57.04%) .NET
1 81 (57.04%) SQL Server
2 80 (56.34%) C#
3 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (39.44%) JavaScript
5 54 (38.03%) ASP.NET
6 53 (37.32%) Java
7 48 (33.80%) MVC
8 44 (30.99%) Degree
9 43 (30.28%) OO
10 42 (29.58%) HTML
11 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
12 35 (24.65%) Visual Studio
12 35 (24.65%) Computer Science
13 34 (23.94%) jQuery
14 31 (21.83%) CSS
14 31 (21.83%) SQL
15 25 (17.61%) Relational Database
16 24 (16.90%) Mentoring
16 24 (16.90%) HTML5
16 24 (16.90%) Spring
17 23 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (16.20%) Scrum
18 22 (15.49%) Windows
18 22 (15.49%) WCF
18 22 (15.49%) Subversion
18 22 (15.49%) TDD
19 21 (14.79%) Web Services
20 20 (14.08%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (9.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.34%) IIS
2 9 (6.34%) JBoss
3 6 (4.23%) Apache
4 5 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.82%) Node.js
6 2 (1.41%) CMS
6 2 (1.41%) Drupal
6 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Intranet
2 3 (2.11%) Internet
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (57.04%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.61%) Relational Database
3 18 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.15%) MySQL
5 13 (9.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (7.04%) RDBMS
6 10 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.63%) Big Data
8 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.11%) Pentaho
10 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.41%) DB2
12 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (24.65%) Visual Studio
2 22 (15.49%) Subversion
3 14 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.34%) JIRA
5 8 (5.63%) Maven
6 7 (4.93%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.93%) NCrunch
7 5 (3.52%) JUnit
8 4 (2.82%) Ant
8 4 (2.82%) NUnit
8 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.82%) Moq
9 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.11%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.11%) Selenium
9 3 (2.11%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.41%) Xcode
10 2 (1.41%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (14.08%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Retail
3 9 (6.34%) Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Games
4 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Electronics
6 2 (1.41%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 76 (53.52%) Developer
2 41 (28.87%) Software Engineer
3 29 (20.42%) Software Developer
3 29 (20.42%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.38%) C# Developer
5 15 (10.56%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Web Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.75%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (4.93%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Applications Architect
11 5 (3.52%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (57.04%) .NET
2 54 (38.03%) ASP.NET
3 42 (29.58%) HTML
4 34 (23.94%) jQuery
5 31 (21.83%) CSS
6 24 (16.90%) Spring
6 24 (16.90%) HTML5
7 23 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (15.49%) WCF
9 21 (14.79%) Web Services
10 17 (11.97%) XML
10 17 (11.97%) Hibernate
11 13 (9.15%) Struts
11 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (7.75%) CSS3
13 11 (7.75%) AngularJS
13 11 (7.75%) .NET Framework
14 10 (7.04%) LINQ
15 9 (6.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.65%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.75%) Open Source
5 10 (7.04%) User Experience
6 8 (5.63%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.52%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.11%) iPad
8 3 (2.11%) NHS
9 2 (1.41%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.41%) Clustering
9 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.41%) Physics
9 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.70%) Xbox
10 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) Windows
2 10 (7.04%) Linux
3 6 (4.23%) UNIX
4 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.11%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (33.80%) MVC
3 43 (30.28%) OO
4 24 (16.90%) Mentoring
5 23 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.20%) Scrum
6 22 (15.49%) TDD
7 19 (13.38%) OOP
8 13 (9.15%) Web Development
9 11 (7.75%) Pair Programming
9 11 (7.75%) OOD
9 11 (7.75%) Coaching
10 10 (7.04%) CRM
11 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.34%) Multithreading
11 9 (6.34%) UX Design
12 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.93%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (4.93%) Business Development
14 6 (4.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.34%) C#
2 56 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 53 (37.32%) Java
4 31 (21.83%) SQL
5 19 (13.38%) Python
6 15 (10.56%) C++
7 10 (7.04%) PHP
8 8 (5.63%) Ruby
9 5 (3.52%) VB
9 5 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.52%) C
9 5 (3.52%) VB6
10 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.82%) Perl
11 3 (2.11%) F#
12 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.41%) Scala
13 1 (0.70%) Clojure
13 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (30.99%) Degree
2 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) VCP4
4 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Firmware
1 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Puppet
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.08%) Oracle
3 11 (7.75%) Sybase
4 6 (4.23%) Iron Speed
5 3 (2.11%) Dell
5 3 (2.11%) Talend
6 2 (1.41%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (0.70%) Hyland
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Typemock
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.70%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) Red Gate
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £65000.00 - £72000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 17 days ago