The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 8 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 10.81% 15.09% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 15.38% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 52 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 97.30% 98.11% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 26
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%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Dundee

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Dundee

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP

Software Developer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Slack
2 1 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) React
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) SOLID
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (14.29%) Elixir
6 1 (14.29%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
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