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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 12.50% 12.64% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 14.86% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £31,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £29,200 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
59 74 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 81.94% 85.06% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 63 37
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 £22,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) GWT
3 6 (40.00%) Android
4 5 (33.33%) Spring Security
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Servlets
4 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 5 (33.33%) FishEye
4 5 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Banking

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) FishEye
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) GWT
3 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 5 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 5 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 5 (33.33%) Servlets
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Intel
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago