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The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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

Senior Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 28 48 21
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 127 67 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.22% 4.69% 9.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 5.07% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 66
10th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,125
25th Percentile £50,313 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £63,125 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £86,250 £63,250
Scotland median annual salary £63,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.55% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,638 1,321 977
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.07% 92.38% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 858 900 670
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,500 £31,113
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £54,938
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £46,375
% change year-on-year +13.68% +2.43% +3.06%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Senior Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 51 (40.16%) Agile
2 50 (39.37%) .NET
3 49 (38.58%) Azure
4 45 (35.43%) JavaScript
4 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
5 42 (33.07%) Power Platform
6 41 (32.28%) React
7 40 (31.50%) AWS
8 37 (29.13%) C#
9 35 (27.56%) Coaching
10 31 (24.41%) Java
11 30 (23.62%) HTML
11 30 (23.62%) Analytics
12 29 (22.83%) Social Skills
13 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
13 26 (20.47%) Test Automation
14 25 (19.69%) Content Management
14 25 (19.69%) Mentoring
14 25 (19.69%) TypeScript
15 24 (18.90%) DevOps
15 24 (18.90%) Data Analytics
15 24 (18.90%) SharePoint
16 23 (18.11%) Finance
16 23 (18.11%) Migration
16 23 (18.11%) Visualisation
16 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
16 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
16 23 (18.11%) PowerShell
16 23 (18.11%) Microsoft 365
16 23 (18.11%) Change Control

Senior 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 24 (18.90%) SharePoint
2 23 (18.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Confluence
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 49 (38.58%) Azure
2 42 (33.07%) Power Platform
3 40 (31.50%) AWS
4 23 (18.11%) Microsoft 365
4 23 (18.11%) OneDrive
4 23 (18.11%) Yammer
5 21 (16.54%) Azure DevOps
6 18 (14.17%) Azure Functions
6 18 (14.17%) Azure Logic Apps
6 18 (14.17%) Azure Service Bus
6 18 (14.17%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (14.17%) Serverless
7 4 (3.15%) npm
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.57%) GCP
9 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.79%) GitHub
9 1 (0.79%) GitHub Actions
9 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.15%) MySQL
4 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Ignite
6 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.79%) Power BI
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.94%) NUnit
2 5 (3.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.15%) webpack
4 3 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.79%) git-flow
6 1 (0.79%) GitLab
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.79%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.79%) tSQLt
General
1 29 (22.83%) Social Skills
2 23 (18.11%) Finance
3 14 (11.02%) Advertising
4 3 (2.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (1.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) .NET
2 41 (32.28%) React
3 30 (23.62%) HTML
4 19 (14.96%) .NET Framework
4 19 (14.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (14.96%) XML
5 14 (11.02%) OLE
6 11 (8.66%) AngularJS
6 11 (8.66%) COM
7 10 (7.87%) CSS
7 10 (7.87%) Vue.js
8 8 (6.30%) Spring
9 7 (5.51%) .NET Core
9 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.51%) Node.js
9 7 (5.51%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (4.72%) Sass
10 6 (4.72%) Spring Boot
11 5 (3.94%) NHibernate
11 5 (3.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Low-Code
2 10 (7.87%) Augmented Reality
3 5 (3.94%) PMI
4 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.57%) NHS
4 2 (1.57%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.36%) Android
2 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.16%) Agile
2 35 (27.56%) Coaching
3 30 (23.62%) Analytics
4 26 (20.47%) Test Automation
5 25 (19.69%) Content Management
5 25 (19.69%) Mentoring
6 24 (18.90%) Data Analytics
6 24 (18.90%) DevOps
7 23 (18.11%) Change Control
7 23 (18.11%) DataOps
7 23 (18.11%) Migration
7 23 (18.11%) Visualisation
8 21 (16.54%) Scrum
9 20 (15.75%) Full Stack Development
10 18 (14.17%) CRM
11 17 (13.39%) CI/CD
12 11 (8.66%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (8.66%) Machine Learning
12 11 (8.66%) MVC
12 11 (8.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) JavaScript
2 37 (29.13%) C#
3 31 (24.41%) Java
4 25 (19.69%) TypeScript
5 23 (18.11%) PowerShell
6 14 (11.02%) PHP
7 12 (9.45%) SQL
8 11 (8.66%) Python
9 6 (4.72%) ES6
10 4 (3.15%) Go
11 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.57%) C++
12 2 (1.57%) Clojure
12 2 (1.57%) R
13 1 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
1 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.94%) Apple
3 2 (1.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.79%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) IBM
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle
4 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow