Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 31 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 31.31% 51.11% 27.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.23% 57.50% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 27
Dundee median annual salary £39,000 £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.83% -20.63% +48.15%
10th Percentile £29,950 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £48,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.60% +3.75% -

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 88 40 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 88.89% 88.89% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 85
Dundee median annual salary £35,500 £34,627 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.52% -16.56% +18.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 20 (64.52%) Android
3 18 (58.06%) Java
4 17 (54.84%) C++
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) OO
5 14 (45.16%) C
6 11 (35.48%) VB
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) Python
6 11 (35.48%) Firmware
6 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
6 11 (35.48%) Electronics
6 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
6 11 (35.48%) Banking
7 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) VxWorks
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
8 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
8 7 (22.58%) Mobile Development
9 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (19.35%) Game Development
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Phone
9 6 (19.35%) Games
9 6 (19.35%) MVC
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
10 5 (16.13%) GitHub

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 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) GitHub
2 3 (9.68%) Slack
2 3 (9.68%) Trello
3 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Mocha
2 1 (3.23%) Mockito
2 1 (3.23%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (35.48%) Banking
1 11 (35.48%) Electronics
2 6 (19.35%) Games
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Software Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
1 5 (16.13%) Node.js
1 5 (16.13%) React
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) Flash
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) Chai
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.23%) jOOQ
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Arduino
2 4 (12.90%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile Games
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Android
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
4 7 (22.58%) VxWorks
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) OO
2 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Mobile Development
3 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Game Development
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Android Development
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 17 (54.84%) C++
4 14 (45.16%) C
5 11 (35.48%) Python
5 11 (35.48%) VB
6 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 3 (9.68%) ActionScript
9 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Firmware
2 3 (9.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Google
1 2 (6.45%) HubSpot
1 2 (6.45%) Marketo
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft