The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 25.81% 13.95% 22.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.19% 14.29% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 85.48% 97.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 34
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Developer
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Developer Salary Trend in Fife

Developer
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Fife

Developer
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes - 4 £47,000 -
Dunfermline +1 3 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Kirkcaldy - 2 £35,000 - 1
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) Java
6 10 (29.41%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
7 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
8 7 (20.59%) ERP
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) SAP
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) JBoss
9 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 5 (14.71%) WinForms
10 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
10 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) Open Source

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) Informix
4 3 (8.82%) DTS
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
6 5 (14.71%) WinForms
7 3 (8.82%) WCF
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) LINQ
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (5.88%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.94%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) XHTML
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) NetWare
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) OO
2 7 (20.59%) ERP
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) SEO
5 4 (11.76%) OOD
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.76%) C++
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) VB
8 2 (5.88%) C
8 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.88%) VBScript
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 6 (17.65%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) Novell
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