Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 24.29% 25.35% 38.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.64% 25.71% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 29
Dundee median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £28,975 £22,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £43,950
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 69 70 78
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.57% 98.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 60
Dundee median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Dundee

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) GitHub
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Node.js
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Unix
8 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (11.76%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) iTunes
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Slack
3 1 (5.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Mockito
2 1 (5.88%) FishEye
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) JAX-RS
4 2 (11.76%) JMS
4 2 (11.76%) jOOQ
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) Java SE
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) GLSL
6 1 (5.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) SAP