The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 88 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 0.090% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.096% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Software Programmer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1279 1045 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.60% 94.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 690 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 24 (82.76%) C#
2 24 (82.76%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
3 22 (75.86%) User Experience Design
3 22 (75.86%) User Experience
3 22 (75.86%) MVC
3 22 (75.86%) SEO
4 7 (24.14%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) MS Office
5 5 (17.24%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 5 (17.24%) Document Management
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
3 22 (75.86%) User Experience Design
3 22 (75.86%) MVC
3 22 (75.86%) SEO
4 5 (17.24%) Workflow
4 5 (17.24%) Document Management
4 5 (17.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle