The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 41 26
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 116 78 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.17% 5.96% 8.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.57% 6.15% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 56
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +8.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £61,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 923 1268 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.85% 96.94% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 514 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.81%  
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 99 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (44.29%) SQL
3 77 (36.67%) Java
4 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
5 67 (31.90%) JavaScript
6 64 (30.48%) C#
6 64 (30.48%) Relational Database
7 53 (25.24%) Finance
8 51 (24.29%) HTML
9 50 (23.81%) CSS
10 49 (23.33%) .NET
11 41 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (17.62%) T-SQL
13 36 (17.14%) OO
14 35 (16.67%) MVC
15 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
15 34 (16.19%) Unix
16 32 (15.24%) Oracle
16 32 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 31 (14.76%) Spring
17 31 (14.76%) RDBMS
18 30 (14.29%) AngularJS
19 29 (13.81%) Banking
19 29 (13.81%) SQL Server 2005
20 28 (13.33%) TDD
20 28 (13.33%) ETL
21 27 (12.86%) Python
21 27 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
22 26 (12.38%) ASP.NET
22 26 (12.38%) HTML5

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 9 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.90%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.43%) Apache
5 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
6 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.33%) GitHub
3 5 (2.38%) SaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) HTTP
1 1 (0.48%) Internet
1 1 (0.48%) Intranet
1 1 (0.48%) SNMP
1 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
2 64 (30.48%) Relational Database
3 41 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (14.76%) RDBMS
6 29 (13.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database
10 15 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 15 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
11 14 (6.67%) DB2
12 11 (5.24%) NoSQL
13 10 (4.76%) Big Data
14 6 (2.86%) KDB
14 6 (2.86%) Kdb+
14 6 (2.86%) MySQL
15 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (9.05%) PVCS
2 15 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.24%) Maven
5 10 (4.76%) Selenium
6 9 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.29%) JUnit
7 7 (3.33%) Ant
7 7 (3.33%) Hudson
8 5 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.38%) JIRA
8 5 (2.38%) Subversion
8 5 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.90%) Gradle
10 3 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.95%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.95%) Concordion
11 2 (0.95%) Grunt
11 2 (0.95%) JBehave
General
1 53 (25.24%) Finance
2 29 (13.81%) Banking
3 19 (9.05%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) Front Office
5 2 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.29%) HTML
2 50 (23.81%) CSS
3 49 (23.33%) .NET
4 31 (14.76%) Spring
5 30 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 26 (12.38%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.38%) HTML5
7 19 (9.05%) XML
8 18 (8.57%) SOAP
9 16 (7.62%) Ember.js
9 16 (7.62%) Node.js
10 15 (7.14%) CSS3
11 14 (6.67%) Ajax
12 13 (6.19%) Hibernate
13 12 (5.71%) RESTful
14 11 (5.24%) J2EE
14 11 (5.24%) JMS
14 11 (5.24%) Web Services
15 10 (4.76%) jQuery
15 10 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.76%) User Experience
2 9 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.38%) Derivative
4 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.90%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.95%) W3C
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.48%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
7 1 (0.48%) Robotics
7 1 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.19%) Unix
2 12 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (1.43%) Android
4 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.14%) OO
3 35 (16.67%) MVC
4 28 (13.33%) ETL
4 28 (13.33%) TDD
5 22 (10.48%) Mentoring
6 21 (10.00%) Scrum
7 20 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 19 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (8.57%) Web Development
10 16 (7.62%) Multithreading
10 16 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 15 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
11 15 (7.14%) SDLC
12 13 (6.19%) OOD
12 13 (6.19%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.71%) Mobile Development
13 12 (5.71%) SOA
14 10 (4.76%) BDD
15 9 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 93 (44.29%) SQL
2 77 (36.67%) Java
3 67 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 64 (30.48%) C#
5 37 (17.62%) T-SQL
6 27 (12.86%) Python
7 20 (9.52%) C++
7 20 (9.52%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.76%) Ruby
9 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.38%) Scala
12 4 (1.90%) Clojure
13 3 (1.43%) GraphQL
13 3 (1.43%) Perl
13 3 (1.43%) XAML
14 2 (0.95%) C
14 2 (0.95%) PHP
15 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.10%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.81%) Degree
3 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) MCP
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (1.90%) MiFID
2 2 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.95%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.24%) Oracle
3 16 (7.62%) MicroStrategy
3 16 (7.62%) Xamarin
4 15 (7.14%) Talend
5 8 (3.81%) Sybase
6 6 (2.86%) IBM
7 5 (2.38%) SAP
8 4 (1.90%) Perforce
9 3 (1.43%) Nintex
10 2 (0.95%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.95%) Splunk
10 2 (0.95%) Twitter
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
11 1 (0.48%) Cognos
11 1 (0.48%) Informatica
11 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.48%) Tableau
11 1 (0.48%) Telerik
11 1 (0.48%) Vertica
Glasgow Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits and flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 33 days Hols
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Generous bonus scheme + other benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IDOX plc
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago