Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Programmer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Programmer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 136 151
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.043% 0.093% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.097% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,950 £35,825
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,450 £53,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +12.50%

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 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in Glasgow

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Senior Programmer in Glasgow

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Senior Programmer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle