The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 13 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.14% 4.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 4.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
63 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 91.30% 86.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 24
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Dundee

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Android
3 6 (54.55%) Social Gaming
3 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile Games
3 6 (54.55%) Games
3 6 (54.55%) OpenGL
3 6 (54.55%) Twitter
3 6 (54.55%) OpenGL ES
3 6 (54.55%) cocos2d
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) OpenGL
1 6 (54.55%) OpenGL ES
1 6 (54.55%) cocos2d
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Sinatra
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile Games
1 6 (54.55%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Twitter