The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% - 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £47,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 - £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 956 1243 1192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.57% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 549 761 801
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Glasgow

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Senior Software 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Redis
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (10.00%) POSIX
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) API Design
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Database Theory
5 1 (10.00%) Deep Learning
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
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