Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 24 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 23.30% 37.04% 12.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.26% 40.00% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 10
Dundee median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -14.48% +13.28%
10th Percentile £29,625 £27,000 £29,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,250 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 95 50 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 92.23% 92.59% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 75
Dundee median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 19 (79.17%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 14 (58.33%) Android
4 11 (45.83%) C++
4 11 (45.83%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
7 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
7 7 (29.17%) Games
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (25.00%) Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) Game Development
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone
8 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (20.83%) Data Science
9 5 (20.83%) GitHub
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
9 5 (20.83%) Customer Acquisition
9 5 (20.83%) iPhone
9 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 5 (20.83%) OOP
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 3 (12.50%) Slack
2 3 (12.50%) Trello
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Mocha
1 1 (4.17%) Mockito
1 1 (4.17%) Sinon.JS
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
3 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.67%) React
4 3 (12.50%) Flash
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) Chai
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) JAX-RS
6 1 (4.17%) jOOQ
6 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) iPhone
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Android
2 9 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
3 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (25.00%) Game Development
3 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Customer Acquisition
4 5 (20.83%) Data Science
4 5 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Android Development
5 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) C
6 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (4.17%) Lua
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) HubSpot
2 2 (8.33%) Marketo
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft