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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 11 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 10.81% 14.58% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.43% 16.67% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 42 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 94.59% 87.50% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 77
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -2 7 £45,000 +15.38%
Senior Software Engineer
Scotland

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) ATM
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (25.00%) WPF
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat