Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 19 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 28.79% 37.00% 41.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.23% 37.00% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 17
Dundee median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,927 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dundee
Permanent vacancies in Dundee with a recognized job title 65 100 43
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.48% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 81 38
Dundee median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £22,275
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Dundee

Developer
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Dundee.

Salary trend for Developer in Dundee

Developer
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Dundee over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Dundee

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dundee region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) React
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) SaaS
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) Slack
3 1 (5.26%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) React
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) Node.js
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (10.53%) Spring
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.53%) Vue.js
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) Django
7 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.26%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) Middleware
7 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.26%) Java 8
7 1 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle