The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 3 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 27.78% 6.78% 24.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.26% 10.26% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,550 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 86.11% 66.10% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 41
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Fife

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Fife

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +5 7 £43,750 +16.66%
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) C
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) Electronics
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) OOD
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
9 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
9 3 (17.65%) Android
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) Information Security
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) OOP
10 2 (11.76%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) SDLC
11 1 (5.88%) RS-232
11 1 (5.88%) Fintech
11 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (5.88%) Coaching

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) RS-232
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) QMS
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft