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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 12 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.41% 5.19% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 5.48% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £22,500 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
74 73 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 94.87% 94.81% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 59 37
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Firmware
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Qt
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SQLite
4 3 (37.50%) OpenWrt
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) WinDbg
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Atmel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (12.50%) FishEye
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Qt
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) OpenWrt
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atmel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft