The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 110 141 93
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 22 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.71% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.75% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 58
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2241 2941 3169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.21% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1918 2070
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Programmer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Scotland

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Programmer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 11 £40,000 +20.20%
Glasgow +7 7 £46,500 +19.23% 1
Dundee - 1 £30,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
Programmer
UK

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (40.38%) C#
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) .NET
3 20 (38.46%) MVC
4 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
5 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 17 (32.69%) Finance
7 16 (30.77%) Oracle
7 16 (30.77%) SQL
8 14 (26.92%) Degree
9 13 (25.00%) Scrum
10 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 12 (23.08%) TDD
11 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
11 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (21.15%) jQuery
11 11 (21.15%) C
12 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
12 10 (19.23%) Fortran
12 10 (19.23%) Project Management
12 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
12 10 (19.23%) QA
12 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
13 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (17.31%) XML
13 9 (17.31%) PHP
14 8 (15.38%) MySQL

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) CICS
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) QlikView
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
3 3 (5.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.54%) Games
4 4 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
3 11 (21.15%) jQuery
4 9 (17.31%) XML
5 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.69%) WCF
7 3 (5.77%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (5.77%) Silverlight
7 3 (5.77%) SOAP
7 3 (5.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (5.77%) Unreal Engine
7 3 (5.77%) Web Services
7 3 (5.77%) WPF
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.85%) CryEngine
8 2 (3.85%) Flash
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.85%) Animation
5 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Android
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) MVS
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) MVC
3 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (23.08%) TDD
4 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 10 (19.23%) Project Management
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 8 (15.38%) OO
7 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.54%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.77%) Android Development
10 3 (5.77%) BDD
10 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.77%) Game Development
10 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
10 3 (5.77%) Web Development
11 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) C
4 10 (19.23%) Fortran
5 9 (17.31%) PHP
6 8 (15.38%) VB
7 7 (13.46%) C++
7 7 (13.46%) Java
8 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.54%) Python
9 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.77%) COBOL
10 3 (5.77%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.92%) Erlang
11 1 (1.92%) Lua
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) Ruby
11 1 (1.92%) Smalltalk
11 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) Tableau
4 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 2 (3.85%) Sybase
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
Glasgow
Pro-Quest
Salary: 45000-65000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago