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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 38.89% 11.54% 40.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 43.75% 16.67% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £28,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
16 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 88.89% 69.23% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £42,463 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.57% +2.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Electronics
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Real Time Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft