The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 4 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 34.67% 8.82% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.81% 11.11% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £19,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 89.33% 79.41% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dundee region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Dundee

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) Degree
4 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) C++
4 13 (35.14%) MVC
5 11 (29.73%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) TDD
6 10 (27.03%) Android
7 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
7 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
7 9 (24.32%) Games
7 9 (24.32%) Scrum
7 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
8 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (21.62%) OO
8 8 (21.62%) Ruby
9 7 (18.92%) Python
9 7 (18.92%) .NET
9 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) CSS
9 7 (18.92%) XML
10 6 (16.22%) C
10 6 (16.22%) QA
10 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
10 6 (16.22%) SDLC
11 5 (13.51%) REST
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Trello
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQLite
3 1 (2.70%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JMeter
1 4 (10.81%) Ranorex
2 3 (8.11%) WinDbg
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.70%) QUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (24.32%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Junior Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Junior
4 3 (8.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Graduate
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Junior Embedded Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) XML
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) Spring
2 5 (13.51%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) Spring MVC
4 3 (8.11%) Java EE
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Flex
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) OpenGL
5 2 (5.41%) Flash
6 1 (2.70%) XHTML
6 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.70%) J2EE
6 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.70%) Qt
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
2 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
3 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
4 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.11%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (5.41%) Physics
6 2 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Android
2 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 8 (21.62%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) SDLC
7 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Logistics
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.11%) Game Development
9 3 (8.11%) OOD
9 3 (8.11%) B2B
9 3 (8.11%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (35.14%) C++
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) Ruby
6 7 (18.92%) Python
7 6 (16.22%) C
8 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.41%) ActionScript
8 2 (5.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.70%) Lua
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) PhD
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Firmware
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) NetSuite
2 3 (8.11%) Atmel
3 1 (2.70%) Twitter
3 1 (2.70%) Google
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