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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Scotland / Fife
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 20.83% 21.62% 12.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.74% 29.63% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Median salary £40,000 £29,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% +4.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
23 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 95.83% 72.97% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,600 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +1 5 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) EMV
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) JSF
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Confluence
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JSF
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) EMV
2 3 (30.00%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA