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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 4 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 25.00% 16.00% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.81% 16.67% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
31 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 96.88% 96.00% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 44
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) C#
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) TDD
4 22 (70.97%) Degree
5 20 (64.52%) .NET
5 20 (64.52%) SDLC
6 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
6 19 (61.29%) Scrum
7 18 (58.06%) Windows
8 17 (54.84%) XML
8 17 (54.84%) Cegedim Rx
9 16 (51.61%) OO
9 16 (51.61%) Java
10 15 (48.39%) OOD
11 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
11 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
12 12 (38.71%) Oracle
13 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
13 11 (35.48%) Web Services
13 11 (35.48%) Linux
14 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
14 10 (32.26%) J2EE
14 10 (32.26%) SQL
14 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (32.26%) JSON
14 10 (32.26%) Ruby
14 10 (32.26%) Defect Management
14 10 (32.26%) DevExpress
14 10 (32.26%) REST
14 10 (32.26%) Apache Camel

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 10 (32.26%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 7 (22.58%) Jetty
2 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 7 (22.58%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) XML
3 11 (35.48%) Web Services
4 10 (32.26%) Apache Camel
4 10 (32.26%) J2EE
4 10 (32.26%) JSON
4 10 (32.26%) REST
5 7 (22.58%) Gherkin
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
8 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Android
3 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) TDD
3 20 (64.52%) SDLC
4 19 (61.29%) Scrum
5 16 (51.61%) OO
6 15 (48.39%) OOD
7 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
8 10 (32.26%) Defect Management
9 9 (29.03%) High Availability
10 7 (22.58%) Android Development
10 7 (22.58%) ATDD
10 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
10 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
10 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Mobile Development
10 7 (22.58%) Performance Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Security Testing
11 4 (12.90%) MVC
11 4 (12.90%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Ruby
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) C++
4 8 (25.81%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) Perl
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Cegedim Rx
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle
4 10 (32.26%) DevExpress
4 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Xamarin