The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dundee region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 20.00% 20.41% 17.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 20.41% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
24 49 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 96.00% 100.00% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 52
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of job ads across the Dundee region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dundee

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) TDD
5 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
5 14 (60.87%) Degree
6 12 (52.17%) Java
6 12 (52.17%) OO
6 12 (52.17%) SDLC
7 11 (47.83%) OOD
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) Scrum
8 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
8 10 (43.48%) Windows
9 9 (39.13%) XML
9 9 (39.13%) Cegedim Rx
10 8 (34.78%) C++
10 8 (34.78%) Oracle
10 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
11 7 (30.43%) Web Services
11 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
11 7 (30.43%) Linux
12 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
12 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 6 (26.09%) J2EE
12 6 (26.09%) SQL
12 6 (26.09%) Ruby
12 6 (26.09%) JSON
12 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (26.09%) DevExpress

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Jetty
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) Apache Camel
4 6 (26.09%) J2EE
4 6 (26.09%) JSON
4 6 (26.09%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.70%) Node.js
7 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Android
3 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
4 12 (52.17%) OO
4 12 (52.17%) SDLC
5 11 (47.83%) OOD
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
7 5 (21.74%) High Availability
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) SOLID
9 3 (13.04%) Android Development
9 3 (13.04%) ATDD
9 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 3 (13.04%) BDD
9 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
9 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) C++
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (4.35%) C
8 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Cegedim Rx
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) DevExpress
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Xamarin