The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dartford region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 13 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 17.24% 6.38% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.86% 6.38% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
56 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 96.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 63
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

The demand trend of job ads across the Dartford region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (90.48%) C++
3 17 (80.95%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (71.43%) Device Driver
5 14 (66.67%) ISO 9001
6 13 (61.90%) Middleware
6 13 (61.90%) Video Processing
7 6 (28.57%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) OOD
10 3 (14.29%) C#
10 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
11 2 (9.52%) OOP
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
11 2 (9.52%) WCF
11 2 (9.52%) WPF
11 2 (9.52%) ANSI C
11 2 (9.52%) Open Source
12 1 (4.76%) GTK+
12 1 (4.76%) Qt
12 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
12 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
12 1 (4.76%) UML

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
2 2 (9.52%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) GTK+
3 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (71.43%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Video Processing
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) ANSI C
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft