Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 20.00% 30.49% 38.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.67% 31.65% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 18
Dundee median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +24.09% -6.16%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £59,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.25% - +2.56%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60 79 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 92.31% 96.34% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 38
Dundee median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,125 £27,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £59,750 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Dundee

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Dundee

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Dundee over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Android
5 6 (46.15%) C++
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Marketing
8 3 (23.08%) Law
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
8 3 (23.08%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 3 (23.08%) iPhone
8 3 (23.08%) Kanban
8 3 (23.08%) Android Development
8 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
8 3 (23.08%) iPad
8 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (23.08%) React
9 2 (15.38%) Customer Acquisition
9 2 (15.38%) Data Science
9 2 (15.38%) WebGL
9 2 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy

Software Engineering
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 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Slack
2 1 (7.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) FishEye
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) React
4 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) WebGL
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Java SE
5 1 (7.69%) JPA
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
2 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 3 (23.08%) Kanban
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Acquisition
4 2 (15.38%) Data Science
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Elixir
7 1 (7.69%) Java 8
7 1 (7.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle