The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 23 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 12.20% 34.78% 22.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.35% 34.78% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 98.78% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 44 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Dartford region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dartford

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dartford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
5 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) WPF
5 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
6 5 (35.71%) Open Source
6 5 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (35.71%) Electronics
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++
6 5 (35.71%) UML
6 5 (35.71%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.14%) Simulink
9 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
9 1 (7.14%) Middleware

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) WCF
1 6 (42.86%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) C++
1 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
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