The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 44.44% 20.00% 32.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.07% 20.69% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 27
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 98.61% 96.67% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 74
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Developer
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Dundee region.

Developer Salary Trend in Dundee

Developer
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
3 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
3 24 (55.81%) Degree
4 23 (53.49%) C#
5 21 (48.84%) .NET
5 21 (48.84%) Cegedim Rx
6 20 (46.51%) HTML
6 20 (46.51%) TDD
7 18 (41.86%) CSS
8 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
9 16 (37.21%) Scrum
10 15 (34.88%) Java
11 14 (32.56%) XML
11 14 (32.56%) HTML5
12 13 (30.23%) CSS3
13 12 (27.91%) OOP
13 12 (27.91%) OO
13 12 (27.91%) J2EE
14 11 (25.58%) Workflow
14 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
14 11 (25.58%) Web Services
14 11 (25.58%) NHS
14 11 (25.58%) Backbone.js
14 11 (25.58%) Sass
14 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (25.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 11 (25.58%) Data Entry
14 11 (25.58%) Refactoring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.26%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (13.95%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) GitHub
2 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.33%) MSTest
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.65%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) HTML
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 17 (39.53%) AngularJS
5 14 (32.56%) HTML5
5 14 (32.56%) XML
6 13 (30.23%) CSS3
7 12 (27.91%) J2EE
8 11 (25.58%) Backbone.js
8 11 (25.58%) Sass
8 11 (25.58%) Web Services
9 10 (23.26%) Apache Camel
9 10 (23.26%) JSON
9 10 (23.26%) REST
10 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
11 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (6.98%) Spring
13 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
13 2 (4.65%) J2SE
13 2 (4.65%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
1 11 (25.58%) NHS
1 11 (25.58%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Android
2 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 12 (27.91%) OO
4 12 (27.91%) OOP
5 11 (25.58%) Data Entry
5 11 (25.58%) Refactoring
5 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (25.58%) SDLC
5 11 (25.58%) Workflow
6 10 (23.26%) Defect Management
6 10 (23.26%) OOD
7 9 (20.93%) MVC
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 4 (9.30%) ERP
8 4 (9.30%) High Availability
8 4 (9.30%) Logistics
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 23 (53.49%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 6 (13.95%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) Cegedim Rx
3 10 (23.26%) DevExpress
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.33%) Xamarin