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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 5 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 22.22% 33.33% 9.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 33.82% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 1
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
27 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 100.00% 98.55% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 28
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) C++
4 11 (68.75%) Java
4 11 (68.75%) Degree
5 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
7 8 (50.00%) Android
7 8 (50.00%) C#
7 8 (50.00%) Python
8 7 (43.75%) Automotive
8 7 (43.75%) RESTful
9 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
9 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (37.50%) cocos2d
9 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 6 (37.50%) Lua
9 6 (37.50%) MVC
9 6 (37.50%) Perforce
9 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
10 5 (31.25%) TDD
10 5 (31.25%) OO
10 5 (31.25%) .NET
11 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (25.00%) OOD
11 4 (25.00%) Games
11 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 3 (18.75%) SOLID
12 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing

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 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) FishEye
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Automotive
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 6 (37.50%) cocos2d
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) GWT
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) Java SE
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) React
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (18.75%) SOLID
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Android Development
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Game Development
8 1 (6.25%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
8 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Lua
4 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) Elixir
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
7 1 (6.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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