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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 39 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 69 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.54% 5.88% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 7.10% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 71 63
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
1109 1183 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.79% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 751 778 469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 68 (50.75%) C#
2 67 (50.00%) .NET
3 66 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (46.27%) SQL Server
5 53 (39.55%) Java
6 52 (38.81%) JavaScript
7 48 (35.82%) HTML
8 47 (35.07%) ASP.NET
9 38 (28.36%) OO
9 38 (28.36%) MVC
10 36 (26.87%) Degree
11 34 (25.37%) Spring
12 33 (24.63%) Windows
13 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
13 32 (23.88%) jQuery
14 30 (22.39%) HTML5
14 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
15 28 (20.90%) SQL
16 27 (20.15%) CSS
16 27 (20.15%) Visual Studio
17 26 (19.40%) Scrum
18 23 (17.16%) Hibernate
18 23 (17.16%) Linux
18 23 (17.16%) WCF
19 22 (16.42%) Maven
19 22 (16.42%) XML
19 22 (16.42%) Finance
20 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (14.18%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (6.72%) Apache
2 8 (5.97%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.99%) JBoss
4 4 (2.99%) IIS
4 4 (2.99%) Node.js
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.21%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (5.22%) MySQL
8 7 (5.22%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.99%) Pentaho
10 4 (2.99%) Big Data
11 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.49%) DB2
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Visual Studio
2 22 (16.42%) Maven
3 18 (13.43%) Subversion
4 17 (12.69%) Ant
5 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.22%) Flash Builder
7 6 (4.48%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.48%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.73%) JUnit
8 5 (3.73%) JIRA
9 4 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.99%) Selenium
9 4 (2.99%) NUnit
9 4 (2.99%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.24%) NCrunch
10 3 (2.24%) Moq
10 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.49%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.75%) CodeWarrior
General
1 22 (16.42%) Finance
2 13 (9.70%) Legal
3 9 (6.72%) Banking
4 7 (5.22%) Retail
5 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.99%) Electronics
7 3 (2.24%) Games
7 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (58.21%) Developer
2 30 (22.39%) .NET Developer
3 29 (21.64%) Software Engineer
4 22 (16.42%) Software Developer
5 20 (14.93%) Java Developer
6 15 (11.19%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.19%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Applications Architect
8 8 (5.97%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Architect
8 8 (5.97%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Programmer
11 5 (3.73%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (50.00%) .NET
2 48 (35.82%) HTML
3 47 (35.07%) ASP.NET
4 34 (25.37%) Spring
5 32 (23.88%) jQuery
6 30 (22.39%) HTML5
7 27 (20.15%) CSS
8 23 (17.16%) Hibernate
8 23 (17.16%) WCF
9 22 (16.42%) XML
10 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (13.43%) Web Services
12 12 (8.96%) Ext JS
12 12 (8.96%) AngularJS
13 11 (8.21%) Struts
13 11 (8.21%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.72%) WPF
15 8 (5.97%) LINQ
15 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (5.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.72%) User Experience
5 8 (5.97%) Open Source
6 6 (4.48%) Data Integration
6 6 (4.48%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.99%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.49%) SCADA
9 1 (0.75%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.75%) Xbox
9 1 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) Windows
2 23 (17.16%) Linux
3 11 (8.21%) UNIX
4 5 (3.73%) Android
5 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.36%) OO
2 38 (28.36%) MVC
3 26 (19.40%) Scrum
4 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (13.43%) Unit Testing
5 18 (13.43%) TDD
6 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
6 13 (9.70%) Web Development
7 12 (8.96%) Content Management
8 10 (7.46%) CRM
9 9 (6.72%) OOP
9 9 (6.72%) UX Design
10 8 (5.97%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (5.97%) OOD
11 7 (5.22%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.22%) Kanban
12 6 (4.48%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.48%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (50.75%) C#
2 53 (39.55%) Java
3 52 (38.81%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.90%) SQL
5 19 (14.18%) Python
6 14 (10.45%) C++
7 8 (5.97%) Ruby
8 7 (5.22%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.22%) PHP
8 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.48%) C
10 4 (2.99%) Perl
10 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.24%) VB
11 3 (2.24%) VB6
11 3 (2.24%) F#
12 2 (1.49%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.75%) Clojure
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 36 (26.87%) Degree
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 8 (5.97%) Sybase
4 4 (2.99%) Talend
5 3 (2.24%) Iron Speed
5 3 (2.24%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.49%) Hyland
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe
7 1 (0.75%) Dell
7 1 (0.75%) EMC
7 1 (0.75%) Alterian
7 1 (0.75%) Google
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