The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 19 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.55% 1.56% 12.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 1.85% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 95.45% 84.38% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 31
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Scotland

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 25 July 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 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Jetty
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Sinatra
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (8.33%) LESS
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss