The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 13 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 1.72% 10.81% 14.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 11.43% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Senior Software Engineer
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
51 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 87.93% 94.59% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 36
Average salary £42,463 £40,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £150,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 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
Dunfermline -6 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Senior Software Engineer
Scotland

Senior Software Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (77.78%) Automated Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) CSS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago