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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 23.08% 6.45% 36.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.50% 7.69% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
8 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 61.54% 83.87% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,926 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) C
4 8 (72.73%) Java
5 7 (63.64%) .NET
5 7 (63.64%) OO
6 6 (54.55%) Android
6 6 (54.55%) OOD
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
9 2 (18.18%) Project Management
9 2 (18.18%) CSS
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 1 (9.09%) Electronics
10 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 1 (9.09%) Information Security
10 1 (9.09%) UML
10 1 (9.09%) Python
10 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 1 (9.09%) SDLC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Junior
2 5 (45.45%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) C
3 8 (72.73%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree