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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 67 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.79% 5.74% 8.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 6.94% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £53,000 £54,750
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
1023 1139 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.42% 82.72% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 677 738 397
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 69 (52.67%) SQL Server
2 67 (51.15%) C#
2 67 (51.15%) .NET
3 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
5 50 (38.17%) ASP.NET
6 48 (36.64%) Java
7 45 (34.35%) MVC
8 40 (30.53%) HTML
9 36 (27.48%) jQuery
10 35 (26.72%) Degree
10 35 (26.72%) OO
11 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
11 30 (22.90%) Visual Studio
12 28 (21.37%) Computer Science
12 28 (21.37%) Spring
13 27 (20.61%) CSS
14 26 (19.85%) SQL
14 26 (19.85%) Windows
15 24 (18.32%) Scrum
15 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (18.32%) HTML5
16 23 (17.56%) Finance
17 22 (16.79%) WCF
17 22 (16.79%) TDD
18 21 (16.03%) Python
19 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (14.50%) Subversion
21 18 (13.74%) Hibernate
21 18 (13.74%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.58%) JBoss
2 6 (4.58%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.82%) IIS
4 4 (3.05%) Node.js
5 2 (1.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) SaaS
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.05%) Intranet
1 4 (3.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (52.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (12.21%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.87%) MySQL
6 9 (6.87%) RDBMS
7 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.82%) Big Data
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.05%) Pentaho
10 3 (2.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.53%) SQLite
11 2 (1.53%) DB2
11 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.50%) Subversion
3 13 (9.92%) Maven
4 11 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.87%) Ant
6 7 (5.34%) NCrunch
7 6 (4.58%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.58%) JIRA
8 5 (3.82%) JUnit
8 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.05%) NUnit
9 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (2.29%) Selenium
10 3 (2.29%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.29%) Moq
10 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.53%) Flash Builder
11 2 (1.53%) Xcode
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Banking
2 9 (6.87%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.82%) Legal
4 4 (3.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Games
6 2 (1.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (54.96%) Developer
2 33 (25.19%) Software Engineer
3 30 (22.90%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.79%) Software Developer
5 19 (14.50%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.45%) Java Developer
7 14 (10.69%) Senior Developer
8 12 (9.16%) Web Developer
8 12 (9.16%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.87%) Architect
10 9 (6.87%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (6.11%) Applications Architect
12 7 (5.34%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Project Manager
14 5 (3.82%) Senior C# Developer
15 4 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 4 (3.05%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (51.15%) .NET
2 50 (38.17%) ASP.NET
3 40 (30.53%) HTML
4 36 (27.48%) jQuery
5 28 (21.37%) Spring
6 27 (20.61%) CSS
7 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (18.32%) HTML5
8 22 (16.79%) WCF
9 18 (13.74%) Web Services
9 18 (13.74%) XML
9 18 (13.74%) Hibernate
10 12 (9.16%) Struts
10 12 (9.16%) AngularJS
10 12 (9.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (7.63%) .NET Framework
12 9 (6.87%) CSS3
13 8 (6.11%) LINQ
14 7 (5.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.37%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.45%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.63%) User Experience
4 10 (7.63%) Open Source
5 6 (4.58%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.58%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.29%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.29%) iPad
7 2 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.53%) SCADA
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Windows
2 16 (12.21%) Linux
3 8 (6.11%) UNIX
4 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.29%) Android
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.35%) MVC
3 35 (26.72%) OO
4 24 (18.32%) Scrum
5 22 (16.79%) TDD
6 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.21%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.21%) OOP
8 13 (9.92%) Web Development
9 11 (8.40%) Pair Programming
9 11 (8.40%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.63%) CRM
11 9 (6.87%) OOD
11 9 (6.87%) UX Design
12 8 (6.11%) Zachman Framework
13 7 (5.34%) Multithreading
13 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (5.34%) Coaching
13 7 (5.34%) User Stories
13 7 (5.34%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.15%) C#
2 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
3 48 (36.64%) Java
4 26 (19.85%) SQL
5 21 (16.03%) Python
6 11 (8.40%) C++
7 10 (7.63%) PHP
8 9 (6.87%) Ruby
9 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.58%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.05%) Perl
10 4 (3.05%) C
11 3 (2.29%) VB
11 3 (2.29%) F#
11 3 (2.29%) VB6
12 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.76%) Jython
13 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.76%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.76%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (26.72%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Puppet
1 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Sybase
4 4 (3.05%) Iron Speed
4 4 (3.05%) Talend
5 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.53%) Dell
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) Hyland
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Typemock
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.76%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
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