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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 34.21% 22.22% 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.14% 27.27% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
35 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 92.11% 81.48% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 27
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Engineering within the Fife region over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +2 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 12 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) UML
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) HTTP
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 2 (11.11%) Internet
8 2 (11.11%) Android
8 2 (11.11%) OOD
9 1 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (5.56%) XML
9 1 (5.56%) Windows
9 1 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.56%) Delphi

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunfermline
Net Talent
Posted: 12 days ago