The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 17.95% 32.65% 22.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.58% 34.78% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,450 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 79.49% 93.88% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 46
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £22,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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
Dunfermline -4 2 £31,000 +24.00% 2
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (25.00%) SAP
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle
7 7 (25.00%) ERP
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) CSS
8 6 (21.43%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
9 5 (17.86%) WinForms
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.29%) PHP
10 4 (14.29%) C++
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) VB
11 3 (10.71%) Migration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) DTS
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Informix
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) WinForms
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.71%) WCF
6 3 (10.71%) WPF
7 2 (7.14%) LINQ
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
8 1 (3.57%) WSDL
8 1 (3.57%) LAMP
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) NetWare
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ERP
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
7 4 (14.29%) PHP
7 4 (14.29%) C++
8 3 (10.71%) VB
9 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 2 (7.14%) VBScript
9 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.57%) C
10 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) SAP
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Novell
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
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