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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 2 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 27.78% 5.00% 23.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 5.88% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £43,750 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
15 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 83.33% 85.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 36
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 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Dunfermline region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Selenium
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter