The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 13 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 6.78% 4.88% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 5.00% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 84.75% 97.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £27,500
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% -
Software Developer
Scotland

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Fife

Software 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 Software Developer within the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +2 1 £40,000 - 2
Software Developer
Scotland

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
Esum
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Amazing Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Kirkcaldy, Fife
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago