The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 9 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 15.00% 12.73% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.37% 14.58% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 81.67% 87.27% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 48
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Engineering
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dundee

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (70.97%) C++
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) Games
4 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
4 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 12 (38.71%) Android
5 11 (35.48%) Apple iOS
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) Subversion
6 10 (32.26%) C
7 9 (29.03%) ActionScript
7 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
7 9 (29.03%) OO
7 9 (29.03%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (29.03%) JIRA
7 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
8 8 (25.81%) QA
8 8 (25.81%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Ruby
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (19.35%) HTML
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
10 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Subversion
2 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 9 (29.03%) JIRA
3 6 (19.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (19.35%) Hudson
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (19.35%) FishEye
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
6 1 (3.23%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (45.16%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Software Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Junior
4 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Product Manager
4 1 (3.23%) DBA
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) Flash
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) GWT
5 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
5 3 (9.68%) Spring Integration
5 3 (9.68%) JSP
5 3 (9.68%) Servlets
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.23%) Stage3D
7 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.23%) MXML
7 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
3 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.23%) Social Gaming
6 1 (3.23%) GIS
6 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Android
2 11 (35.48%) Apple iOS
3 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
5 5 (16.13%) UNIX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Scrum
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) Workflow
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (9.68%) Game Development
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) Kanban
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C++
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) C
4 9 (29.03%) ActionScript
4 9 (29.03%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (25.81%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.45%) PHP
9 1 (3.23%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Citrix
1 6 (19.35%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Atmel
3 1 (3.23%) Zend
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