The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 600 518 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.89% 40.56% 31.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 54.74% 41.57% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 386 234 225
Median salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -3.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1096 1246 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.57% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 698 660 764
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Glasgow

Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Developer in Glasgow

Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Glasgow

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Developer 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 Glasgow region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 479 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (40.04%) Java
3 385 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 363 (33.80%) C#
5 335 (31.19%) HTML
5 335 (31.19%) SQL
6 326 (30.35%) SQL Server
7 308 (28.68%) .NET
8 292 (27.19%) TDD
9 290 (27.00%) MVC
10 286 (26.63%) Finance
11 255 (23.74%) ASP.NET
12 245 (22.81%) CSS
13 239 (22.25%) Relational Database
14 201 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 174 (16.20%) OO
15 174 (16.20%) AngularJS
16 161 (14.99%) Scrum
17 143 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
18 132 (12.29%) HTML5
19 129 (12.01%) Degree
20 128 (11.92%) Spring
21 121 (11.27%) RDBMS
22 116 (10.80%) Python
23 114 (10.61%) Visual Studio
24 112 (10.43%) CSS3
25 110 (10.24%) XML
26 108 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
27 107 (9.96%) Git (software)
28 106 (9.87%) Oracle

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 25 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 23 (2.14%) Umbraco
3 22 (2.05%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.96%) CMS
5 13 (1.21%) IIS
6 12 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (1.12%) WordPress
7 11 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.84%) Apache
8 9 (0.84%) EPiServer
9 8 (0.74%) Drupal
9 8 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.65%) SAS
11 6 (0.56%) Confluence
12 5 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.37%) Immediacy CMS
13 4 (0.37%) Kentico
13 4 (0.37%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 38 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.093%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 34 (3.17%) Magento
2 6 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.093%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.23%) GitHub
4 16 (1.49%) SaaS
5 9 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.093%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.093%) Force.com
6 1 (0.093%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.40%) Internet
2 9 (0.84%) Intranet
3 4 (0.37%) HTTP
4 3 (0.28%) Telnet
4 3 (0.28%) Wireless
5 2 (0.19%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.093%) Skype
6 1 (0.093%) SMS
6 1 (0.093%) SNMP
6 1 (0.093%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (30.35%) SQL Server
2 239 (22.25%) Relational Database
3 121 (11.27%) RDBMS
4 103 (9.59%) Big Data
5 102 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
6 92 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 89 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 64 (5.96%) MongoDB
9 58 (5.40%) MySQL
10 48 (4.47%) NoSQL
11 41 (3.82%) Oracle Database
12 33 (3.07%) DB2
13 29 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
13 29 (2.70%) Hadoop
14 26 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (1.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 114 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 107 (9.96%) Git (software)
3 45 (4.19%) Jenkins
4 44 (4.10%) JUnit
5 40 (3.72%) Maven
6 32 (2.98%) Subversion
7 30 (2.79%) Selenium
8 24 (2.23%) Bitbucket
9 23 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (1.86%) JIRA
12 19 (1.77%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.58%) PVCS
14 16 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
15 15 (1.40%) Ant
16 13 (1.21%) Gradle
16 13 (1.21%) Hudson
17 12 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
18 9 (0.84%) Moq
18 9 (0.84%) NUnit
General
1 286 (26.63%) Finance
2 91 (8.47%) Banking
3 52 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 22 (2.05%) Advertising
5 11 (1.02%) Retail
6 10 (0.93%) Automotive
7 9 (0.84%) Legal
8 8 (0.74%) Front Office
8 8 (0.74%) Marketing
9 4 (0.37%) Local Government
9 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.28%) Law
10 3 (0.28%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.28%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.19%) Electronics
11 2 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.093%) Back Office
12 1 (0.093%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (31.19%) HTML
2 308 (28.68%) .NET
3 255 (23.74%) ASP.NET
4 245 (22.81%) CSS
5 201 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 174 (16.20%) AngularJS
7 132 (12.29%) HTML5
8 128 (11.92%) Spring
9 112 (10.43%) CSS3
10 110 (10.24%) XML
11 105 (9.78%) jQuery
12 95 (8.85%) JSON
13 75 (6.98%) Hibernate
14 67 (6.24%) Node.js
15 66 (6.15%) SOAP
16 63 (5.87%) REST
16 63 (5.87%) Web Services
17 61 (5.68%) React
18 55 (5.12%) .NET Framework
19 53 (4.93%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 108 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
2 73 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.45%) User Experience
5 36 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.98%) Client/Server
7 31 (2.89%) Credit Risk
8 26 (2.42%) Hedge funds
9 23 (2.14%) Robotics
10 19 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.02%) Market Risk
11 11 (1.02%) Reference Data
12 7 (0.65%) Fintech
13 6 (0.56%) Blog
13 6 (0.56%) Derivative
13 6 (0.56%) OTC Derivatives
14 5 (0.47%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.47%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.47%) NHS
14 5 (0.47%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 75 (6.98%) Unix
2 40 (3.72%) Linux
3 29 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 28 (2.61%) Android
5 16 (1.49%) Windows
6 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.093%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (27.19%) TDD
3 290 (27.00%) MVC
4 174 (16.20%) OO
5 161 (14.99%) Scrum
6 143 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
7 103 (9.59%) Web Development
8 93 (8.66%) SDLC
9 84 (7.82%) Unit Testing
10 71 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (6.15%) Software Engineering
12 64 (5.96%) Front End Development
12 64 (5.96%) Open Source
13 62 (5.77%) BDD
14 61 (5.68%) Test Automation
15 59 (5.49%) Mentoring
16 58 (5.40%) SOA
17 55 (5.12%) ETL
18 51 (4.75%) Mobile Development
19 49 (4.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 430 (40.04%) Java
2 385 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 363 (33.80%) C#
4 335 (31.19%) SQL
5 116 (10.80%) Python
6 81 (7.54%) PHP
7 76 (7.08%) C++
8 62 (5.77%) PL/SQL
9 54 (5.03%) T-SQL
10 41 (3.82%) VB.NET
11 31 (2.89%) Ruby
11 31 (2.89%) VBA
12 19 (1.77%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.58%) Perl
13 17 (1.58%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.30%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.30%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.30%) Scala
15 10 (0.93%) Apple Swift
16 8 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 129 (12.01%) Degree
2 43 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (1.96%) MySQL Certification
5 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.37%) MCAD
7 4 (0.37%) MCSD
7 4 (0.37%) MCTS
8 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.19%) PhD
10 1 (0.093%) ISEB
10 1 (0.093%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.093%) MCP
10 1 (0.093%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.07%) QA
2 26 (2.42%) Basel III
3 21 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.65%) MiFID
5 6 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.56%) EMIR
System Software
1 20 (1.86%) Docker
2 7 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.19%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 1 (0.093%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.56%) HAProxy
2 4 (0.37%) cPanel
3 3 (0.28%) Chronos
3 3 (0.28%) Marathon
4 1 (0.093%) Ansible
4 1 (0.093%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 106 (9.87%) Oracle
2 105 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.98%) Perforce
4 29 (2.70%) Zend
5 27 (2.51%) Xamarin
6 25 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
7 24 (2.23%) Sybase
8 23 (2.14%) IBM
9 21 (1.96%) Informatica
10 16 (1.49%) Cognos
10 16 (1.49%) Talend
11 14 (1.30%) Sitecore
12 13 (1.21%) Adobe
13 12 (1.12%) Facebook
13 12 (1.12%) Netezza
13 12 (1.12%) Tableau
14 8 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.74%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.56%) Teradata
16 5 (0.47%) Splunk
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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