The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 43.75% 17.39% 45.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.75% 26.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
16 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 100.00% 65.22% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 14
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) UML
4 6 (54.55%) C
5 5 (45.45%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (18.18%) Qt
8 2 (18.18%) SDLC
8 2 (18.18%) Android
9 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) OO
9 1 (9.09%) OOD
9 1 (9.09%) DHCP
9 1 (9.09%) CSS
9 1 (9.09%) Web Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region that cited Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Qt
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows CE
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) C
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
6 2 (18.18%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
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