Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 > Stirling
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - +30 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 23.88% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Stirling median annual salary £41,250 - £45,000
10th Percentile £37,875 - £40,000
90th Percentile £46,250 - £50,000
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 Stirling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64 42 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 95.52% 89.36% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 75
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £25,800 £31,450 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,500 £72,500
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 Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Stirling

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Stirling

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Stirling region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 12 - - 1
Software Engineering
Scotland

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 Stirling region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (68.75%) C++
1 11 (68.75%) Games
1 11 (68.75%) Unreal Engine
2 10 (62.50%) PlayStation
2 10 (62.50%) Xbox
2 10 (62.50%) Visual Effects
2 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (68.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Programmer
1 10 (62.50%) Senior Programmer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) PlayStation
1 10 (62.50%) Xbox
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Effects
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware