The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 4 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 17.39% 57.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 62.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £29,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 69.57% 92.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 19
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Engineer
Fife

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 11 July 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 14 (82.35%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) C
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) Release Management
5 5 (29.41%) Product Management
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) ATM
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) WPF
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Embedded C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Release Management
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Product Management
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago