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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 7 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 13.33% 9.20% 11.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.08% 9.76% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £31,000 £41,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.84% +13.79%
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
71 82 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 94.67% 94.25% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 70 40
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Spring
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) JUnit
5 7 (46.67%) OO
5 7 (46.67%) GWT
5 7 (46.67%) Subversion
5 7 (46.67%) Android
6 6 (40.00%) Spring Integration
6 6 (40.00%) FishEye
6 6 (40.00%) JAX-RS
6 6 (40.00%) Spring Security
6 6 (40.00%) Servlets
7 5 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) C
9 3 (20.00%) Firmware
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (13.33%) Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (6.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQLite
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) JUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) FishEye
4 2 (13.33%) WinDbg
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) J2EE
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) GWT
3 6 (40.00%) Spring Integration
3 6 (40.00%) JAX-RS
3 6 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 6 (40.00%) Servlets
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) OpenWrt
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VC++
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Atmel
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