Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Programmer
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 1.01% 2.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Dundee median annual salary £46,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% - -
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%

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 99 44 117
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 97.78% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 38 96
Dundee median annual salary £35,250 £33,877 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -15.31% +21.21%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,900 £26,743
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Android

Programmer 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware