The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
2163 2795 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.96% 95.46% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1845 1876
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Software 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle