The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Highlands 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Scotland / Highlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Highlands - - 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Highlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Highlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Highlands 50.00% 28.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £43,572 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,143 - £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the Highlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Highlands citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the Highlands

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the Highlands