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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 9 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 6.90% 40.00% 52.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 40.00% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +48.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,900 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £39,000
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
27 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 93.10% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 19
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +49.12%
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 20 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) ATM
6 1 (14.29%) Finance

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (14.29%) ATM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA