Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 12.12% 25.00% 55.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.55% 26.88% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 22
Dundee median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +34.48% -27.50%
10th Percentile £31,450 £29,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,350 £57,300 £44,650
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.43% -0.59% +6.25%

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 55 93 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 83.33% 93.00% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 74 36
Dundee median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £26,825 £26,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,850 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,603 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.89% +0.23% +4.71%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Dundee

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Wiki
5 1 (12.50%) Lua
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Python

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 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Procedural Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java 8
4 1 (12.50%) Lua
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle