The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 95 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 17 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1365 1185 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.67% 95.49% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 844 818 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Programmer
Scotland

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Glasgow region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
3 22 (73.33%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) MVC
5 20 (66.67%) SEO
5 20 (66.67%) User Experience Design
6 7 (23.33%) Document Management
6 7 (23.33%) Java
7 6 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (13.33%) CSS
9 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (10.00%) Finance
10 3 (10.00%) jQuery
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Scrum
11 2 (6.67%) TDD
11 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.67%) Alfresco
11 2 (6.67%) RESTful
11 2 (6.67%) Open Source

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
1 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
5 2 (6.67%) Spring Security
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.67%) XHTML
5 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) MFC
6 1 (3.33%) Spring.NET
6 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (66.67%) MVC
3 20 (66.67%) SEO
3 20 (66.67%) User Experience Design
4 7 (23.33%) Document Management
5 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) VC++
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle