The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 8 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 16.67% 18.18% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.95% 18.87% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,800 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 53 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 98.33% 96.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 68
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 18 (66.67%) C++
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) C
4 13 (48.15%) .NET
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) Degree
5 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
5 11 (40.74%) Android
6 10 (37.04%) Subversion
6 10 (37.04%) Games
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) OO
7 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (33.33%) QA
7 9 (33.33%) JIRA
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
10 6 (22.22%) Hudson
10 6 (22.22%) Change Control
10 6 (22.22%) FishEye
10 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
10 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 6 (22.22%) UML
10 6 (22.22%) XML
10 6 (22.22%) MS Excel

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
2 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) Hudson
3 6 (22.22%) FishEye
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) InstallShield
6 1 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (37.04%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) Flash
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (11.11%) Servlets
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) GWT
5 3 (11.11%) Spring Security
5 3 (11.11%) Spring Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP
7 1 (3.70%) MXML
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.70%) WPF
7 1 (3.70%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Firmware
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) GIS
5 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
1 11 (40.74%) Android
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) Workflow
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Game Development
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C++
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) C
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) Ruby
5 5 (18.52%) ActionScript
5 5 (18.52%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.41%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 6 (22.22%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Atmel
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Renesas
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