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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 21.28% 28.13% 36.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.81% 29.51% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 12
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
42 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 89.36% 95.31% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 29
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £29,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £150,000 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +2 4 £41,250 -12.23%
Dunfermline -4 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Cowdenbeath - 2 £37,500 -
Kirkcaldy - 2 £37,500 -
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) ABAP
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) ABAP
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
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