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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 47 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 57 119 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.50% 8.96% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 10.35% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 100 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
1125 1150 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.86% 86.60% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 717 740 649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 64 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (45.16%) C#
3 53 (42.74%) Java
4 50 (40.32%) .NET
5 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
5 42 (33.87%) HTML
6 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
7 37 (29.84%) ASP.NET
7 37 (29.84%) Degree
8 35 (28.23%) Spring
8 35 (28.23%) OO
9 34 (27.42%) SDLC
10 29 (23.39%) Windows
11 28 (22.58%) Linux
11 28 (22.58%) Computer Science
11 28 (22.58%) HTML5
12 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
12 27 (21.77%) MVC
13 25 (20.16%) SQL
13 25 (20.16%) Maven
14 24 (19.35%) XML
14 24 (19.35%) Finance
14 24 (19.35%) Hibernate
14 24 (19.35%) Scrum
15 22 (17.74%) Ant
15 22 (17.74%) Unit Testing
16 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (16.13%) CSS
17 20 (16.13%) jQuery
18 18 (14.52%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (5.65%) Apache
2 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.61%) Node.js
4 2 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) GemFire
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.81%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) UPnP
3 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.23%) MySQL
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.42%) DB2
7 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.42%) Big Data
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.61%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Maven
2 22 (17.74%) Ant
3 12 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.68%) Flash Builder
4 10 (8.06%) Subversion
5 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.84%) JUnit
7 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.42%) Selenium
9 2 (1.61%) JIRA
9 2 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.81%) TestNG
10 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Legal
3 11 (8.87%) Banking
4 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Electronics
6 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.42%) Retail
6 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (58.06%) Developer
2 26 (20.97%) Java Developer
3 25 (20.16%) Software Engineer
4 21 (16.94%) .NET Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Software Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Senior Developer
7 13 (10.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Applications Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.03%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.03%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Agile Project Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.23%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.32%) .NET
2 42 (33.87%) HTML
3 37 (29.84%) ASP.NET
4 35 (28.23%) Spring
5 28 (22.58%) HTML5
6 24 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 24 (19.35%) XML
7 20 (16.13%) CSS
7 20 (16.13%) jQuery
8 18 (14.52%) Ext JS
8 18 (14.52%) Web Services
9 16 (12.90%) WCF
9 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (11.29%) J2EE
11 12 (9.68%) DOM
11 12 (9.68%) Flash
11 12 (9.68%) JAXB
11 12 (9.68%) SAX
11 12 (9.68%) iBATIS
12 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.84%) User Experience
5 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.03%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.23%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.42%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.61%) SCADA
9 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.81%) Physics
9 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.81%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.81%) Xbox
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.39%) Windows
2 28 (22.58%) Linux
3 17 (13.71%) UNIX
4 8 (6.45%) Android
5 7 (5.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.23%) OO
3 34 (27.42%) SDLC
4 27 (21.77%) MVC
5 24 (19.35%) Scrum
6 22 (17.74%) Unit Testing
7 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (13.71%) Content Management
9 16 (12.90%) TDD
10 9 (7.26%) CRM
11 7 (5.65%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (5.65%) Project Planning
11 7 (5.65%) Web Development
11 7 (5.65%) Mobile Development
11 7 (5.65%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.84%) User Stories
12 6 (4.84%) Kanban
12 6 (4.84%) Open Source
13 5 (4.03%) UX Design
13 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (45.16%) C#
2 53 (42.74%) Java
3 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.16%) SQL
5 18 (14.52%) Python
6 12 (9.68%) C++
7 8 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.65%) Ruby
8 7 (5.65%) C
9 5 (4.03%) PHP
10 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.42%) Clojure
12 2 (1.61%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.61%) Perl
13 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.81%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (29.84%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.03%) Sybase
5 4 (3.23%) Telerik
6 2 (1.61%) Hyland
6 2 (1.61%) Talend
7 1 (0.81%) Alterian
7 1 (0.81%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.81%) Splunk
7 1 (0.81%) Twitter
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
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