The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software 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
Software Developer
Rank 17 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.35% 5.33% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 6.15% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software 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%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Dundee

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

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

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) OOP
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Ruby
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (18.18%) UNIX
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Sinatra
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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