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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 30.43% 26.32% 61.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.84% 50.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +4.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
19 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 82.61% 52.63% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,500 £34,636
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) ATM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) UML
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA