The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 22.73% 16.67% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.41% 25.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £30,750 £17,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.71% -35.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Fife

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunfermline region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 77.27% 66.67% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 10
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dunfermline region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) ATM
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (10.00%) HTML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Qt
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft