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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 9 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 31.43% 12.70% 11.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.88% 13.11% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -10.00%
UK excluding London average 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
69 61 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 98.57% 96.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 78
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 21 (84.00%) SDLC
4 20 (80.00%) Degree
5 19 (76.00%) Windows
6 17 (68.00%) XML
6 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (68.00%) Scrum
6 17 (68.00%) Cegedim Rx
7 15 (60.00%) Java
8 14 (56.00%) .NET
9 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (48.00%) Linux
11 11 (44.00%) OO
11 11 (44.00%) OOD
11 11 (44.00%) SQL
11 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (40.00%) DevExpress
12 10 (40.00%) REST
12 10 (40.00%) Defect Management
12 10 (40.00%) Apache Camel
12 10 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
12 10 (40.00%) Web Services
12 10 (40.00%) J2EE
12 10 (40.00%) Oracle
12 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (40.00%) JSON
13 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) Jetty
2 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
1 7 (28.00%) Selenium
1 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) XML
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) JSON
3 10 (40.00%) REST
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Qt
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Android
4 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (88.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) SDLC
3 17 (68.00%) Scrum
4 11 (44.00%) OO
4 11 (44.00%) OOD
5 10 (40.00%) Defect Management
6 8 (32.00%) High Availability
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (28.00%) Android Development
7 7 (28.00%) ATDD
7 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
7 7 (28.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Mobile Development
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (16.00%) SOLID
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) C
8 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Cegedim Rx
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) DevExpress
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Atmel
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