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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 150 158 140
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 7 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.067% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.071% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 34
Median salary £38,750 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Software 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
2690 2836 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.66% 95.55% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1787 2385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 - 5 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 £38,750 -
Software Programmer
UK

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Allen-Bradley

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Allen-Bradley
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