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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 8 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.04% 9.20% 13.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 14.04% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
44 57 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 77.19% 65.52% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 18
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) C
1 13 (54.17%) C++
1 13 (54.17%) Android
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Games
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (29.17%) Web Development
6 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
6 7 (29.17%) Subversion
7 6 (25.00%) WinDbg
7 6 (25.00%) Atmel
7 6 (25.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (20.83%) Apache
8 5 (20.83%) PHP
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) C#
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) PhD
9 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 4 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (16.67%) Firmware
9 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMTP
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Subversion
3 6 (25.00%) WinDbg
4 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (8.33%) Hudson
5 2 (8.33%) FishEye
5 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (37.50%) Games
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Flash
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.17%) Zend Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Security
4 1 (4.17%) GWT
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Stage3D
4 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
4 1 (4.17%) Servlets
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Firmware
2 4 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Social Gaming
4 2 (8.33%) Online Games
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Games
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Android
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Game Development
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C
1 13 (54.17%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (4.17%) GLSL
6 1 (4.17%) HLSL
6 1 (4.17%) Lua
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PhD
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Atmel
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Intel
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago