The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 39.29% 47.06% 38.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.38% 57.14% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 8
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 75.00% 82.35% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £58,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Engineering
Fife

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 16 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (76.47%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) C
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) UML
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) ATM
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) Release Management
9 3 (17.65%) Product Management
9 3 (17.65%) MVC
9 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) WinForms
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Waterfall

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) WinForms
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) JSF
5 1 (5.88%) Qt
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) JavaBeans
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Product Management
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) C
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Embedded C++
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle