The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.56% 2.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
Job Titles Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 83.33% 97.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 35
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £27,700
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% -
Senior Software Engineer
Scotland

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Fife

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
1 10 (76.92%) C
2 8 (61.54%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) ATM
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) JPA

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
1 2 (15.38%) WPF
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) JPA
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSF
2 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C
2 8 (61.54%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss