The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 11 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 25.93% 25.35% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.93% 25.35% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
54 71 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 100.00% 100.00% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) SDLC
4 10 (40.00%) Degree
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) C
7 7 (28.00%) Spring
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (28.00%) Android
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) C++
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) OO
9 5 (20.00%) Firmware
9 5 (20.00%) C#
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) J2EE
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) GWT
10 4 (16.00%) Atmel
10 4 (16.00%) JIRA
10 4 (16.00%) Subversion
10 4 (16.00%) JUnit
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
11 3 (12.00%) Embedded C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQLite
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) WinDbg
2 3 (12.00%) FishEye
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) JMeter
3 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
1 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) GWT
3 5 (20.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) Servlets
4 3 (12.00%) REST
4 3 (12.00%) Spring Integration
4 3 (12.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (12.00%) Spring Security
5 2 (8.00%) Qt
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Android
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (8.00%) OpenWrt
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) SDLC
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Logistics
7 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) OOD
8 2 (8.00%) B2B
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Atmel
2 3 (12.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Google
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago