The median annual salary for a Programmer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 82 102 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.43% 0.46% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.48% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 905 1258 1107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.69% 96.99% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 520 801 732
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Glasgow

Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Glasgow

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) VSAM
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) zOS
2 2 (22.22%) JCL
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) CICS
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) CICS
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (22.22%) CryEngine
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) COBOL
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Glasgow
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
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