The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 37 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 86 89 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.29% 6.90% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 7.34% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 32
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,550 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1090 1213 1155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.45% 94.03% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 696 625 732
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Glasgow

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 81 (51.59%) Java
2 59 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.39%) SQL
4 35 (22.29%) Linux
5 31 (19.75%) Degree
6 28 (17.83%) SDLC
7 27 (17.20%) Open Source
7 27 (17.20%) Hadoop
7 27 (17.20%) Security Cleared
8 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
9 24 (15.29%) Python
9 24 (15.29%) MongoDB
10 23 (14.65%) JavaScript
10 23 (14.65%) C
10 23 (14.65%) Computer Science
11 22 (14.01%) C++
12 21 (13.38%) Open Source Development
13 20 (12.74%) Neo4j
14 19 (12.10%) Relational Database
14 19 (12.10%) HTML
14 19 (12.10%) SQL Server
14 19 (12.10%) CSS
14 19 (12.10%) Web Services
14 19 (12.10%) Unit Testing
15 18 (11.46%) Embedded Linux
15 18 (11.46%) Oracle
15 18 (11.46%) Finance
16 17 (10.83%) Android
16 17 (10.83%) Mobile Development
17 16 (10.19%) Analytics

Software Engineering
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 4 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.91%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.27%) Apache
3 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) WordPress
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.64%) DNN
4 1 (0.64%) Drupal
4 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Pega PRPC
1 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.64%) IaaS
4 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.82%) Internet
2 5 (3.18%) LAN
2 5 (3.18%) WAN
3 2 (1.27%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.27%) RS-232
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.20%) Hadoop
2 24 (15.29%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.74%) Neo4j
4 19 (12.10%) Relational Database
4 19 (12.10%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.01%) Big Data
6 10 (6.37%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.91%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.27%) SSDT
10 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.64%) Flink
10 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Jenkins
1 12 (7.64%) Selenium
2 7 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.18%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.18%) HP UFT
3 5 (3.18%) LoadRunner
3 5 (3.18%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.55%) Maven
4 4 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.91%) Ant
5 3 (1.91%) Hudson
6 2 (1.27%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.64%) JIRA
7 1 (0.64%) JUnit
7 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 18 (11.46%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Electronics
3 6 (3.82%) Retail
4 5 (3.18%) Banking
4 5 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.91%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (44.59%) Software Engineer
2 66 (42.04%) Developer
3 40 (25.48%) Java Developer
4 30 (19.11%) Software Developer
5 28 (17.83%) Java Engineer
6 24 (15.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 23 (14.65%) Java Software Developer
7 23 (14.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (10.19%) Embedded Engineer
8 16 (10.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 14 (8.92%) Senior Developer
10 13 (8.28%) C Software Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Embedded C Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Kernel Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Kernel Software Engineer
11 12 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (6.37%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.10%) CSS
1 19 (12.10%) HTML
1 19 (12.10%) Web Services
2 16 (10.19%) JSON
3 15 (9.55%) SOAP
3 15 (9.55%) XML
4 14 (8.92%) .NET
4 14 (8.92%) Spring
5 13 (8.28%) REST
6 10 (6.37%) Gherkin
7 9 (5.73%) Hibernate
7 9 (5.73%) J2EE
7 9 (5.73%) jQuery
7 9 (5.73%) RESTful
8 7 (4.46%) Ajax
8 7 (4.46%) HTML5
8 7 (4.46%) Java EE
9 5 (3.18%) CSS3
9 5 (3.18%) Ext JS
9 5 (3.18%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.19%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.28%) Device Driver
4 12 (7.64%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.73%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.46%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.18%) Tandem
9 3 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.91%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.91%) User Experience
9 3 (1.91%) Verilog
9 3 (1.91%) VHDL
10 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.29%) Linux
2 18 (11.46%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (10.83%) Android
4 16 (10.19%) Apple iOS
5 13 (8.28%) Windows
6 7 (4.46%) Unix
7 5 (3.18%) Windows 2000
7 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.64%) CentOS
8 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.83%) SDLC
3 27 (17.20%) Open Source
4 21 (13.38%) Open Source Development
5 19 (12.10%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.83%) Mobile Development
7 16 (10.19%) Analytics
7 16 (10.19%) OO
7 16 (10.19%) Test Automation
8 15 (9.55%) Android Development
8 15 (9.55%) Scrum
9 14 (8.92%) iOS Development
9 14 (8.92%) TDD
10 13 (8.28%) Device Driver Development
11 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.01%) BDD
12 11 (7.01%) Kanban
12 11 (7.01%) Web Development
13 10 (6.37%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (6.37%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (51.59%) Java
2 43 (27.39%) SQL
3 24 (15.29%) Python
4 23 (14.65%) C
4 23 (14.65%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.01%) C++
6 16 (10.19%) C#
7 11 (7.01%) Scala
8 9 (5.73%) PL/SQL
9 8 (5.10%) PHP
10 5 (3.18%) GraphQL
10 5 (3.18%) Groovy
10 5 (3.18%) VB
11 4 (2.55%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.91%) Perl
13 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.27%) VBA
13 2 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (19.75%) Degree
2 27 (17.20%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.10%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (3.82%) OCP
5 6 (3.82%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (3.18%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.18%) MCP
6 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.18%) SAP Certification
7 4 (2.55%) PhD
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.64%) OCA
8 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.27%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
2 2 (1.27%) Docker
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.46%) Oracle
3 9 (5.73%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.18%) HP
4 5 (3.18%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) Verint
4 5 (3.18%) VMware
5 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) AVEVA
6 1 (0.64%) Pega
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.64%) Splunk
6 1 (0.64%) Sybase
Glasgow Area
IT Connections
Salary: 40000
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago