The median annual salary for a Programmer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 10 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 5.41% 8.33% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 8.51% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 36 47 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 97.30% 97.92% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 27
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Dundee

Programmer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Dundee

Programmer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) JNI
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree