The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 51.35% 19.23% 23.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.35% 20.00% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 8
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,250 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 37 25 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 100.00% 96.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 42
Median salary £35,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.45% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Dundee

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Dundee

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Dundee over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Dundee

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (90.91%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) C++
3 19 (86.36%) Java
3 19 (86.36%) Degree
4 17 (77.27%) Android
4 17 (77.27%) C
5 16 (72.73%) Windows
6 15 (68.18%) Python
6 15 (68.18%) OO
7 14 (63.64%) Firmware
7 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
7 14 (63.64%) Electronics
7 14 (63.64%) Linux
7 14 (63.64%) VB
7 14 (63.64%) Banking
8 7 (31.82%) VxWorks
8 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
8 7 (31.82%) Arduino
8 7 (31.82%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Games
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
11 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
12 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
12 2 (9.09%) Android Development

Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
1 1 (4.55%) Slack
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) FishEye
1 1 (4.55%) Gradle
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 14 (63.64%) Banking
1 14 (63.64%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) GWT
2 1 (4.55%) Havok
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) Java SE
2 1 (4.55%) JPA
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) React
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Servlets
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Security
2 1 (4.55%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Arduino
1 7 (31.82%) Raspberry Pi
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Android
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) VxWorks
5 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (68.18%) OO
3 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.09%) Android Development
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Monetization
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) Physics
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
1 20 (90.91%) C++
2 19 (86.36%) Java
3 17 (77.27%) C
4 15 (68.18%) Python
5 14 (63.64%) VB
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) ActionScript
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.55%) MISRA
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google
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