The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 26.32% 37.50% 30.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 42.86% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
Developer
Fife

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunfermline 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
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 94.74% 87.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 37
Average salary £33,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Developer
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Developer Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) SEO
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Flash
2 4 (50.00%) XHTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) Flash
1 4 (50.00%) XHTML
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft