The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dartford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.26% 36.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 0
Average salary £33,750 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 76.60% 86.36% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 22
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Engineering
Kent

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Dartford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Dartford

Software Engineering
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) OOD
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) WPF
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) UML
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Electronics
8 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
9 2 (15.38%) C++
10 1 (7.69%) Middleware
10 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (7.69%) Physics
10 1 (7.69%) Chemistry
10 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 1 (7.69%) SQL
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 1 (7.69%) C
10 1 (7.69%) Linux
10 1 (7.69%) Device Driver

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) WCF
1 11 (84.62%) WPF
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Physics
1 1 (7.69%) Chemistry
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft