The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 5 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 30.00% 20.00% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.25% 26.47% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 96.00% 75.56% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 36
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (59.26%) C++
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) ISO 9001
3 13 (48.15%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (40.74%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) WPF
4 11 (40.74%) OO
5 9 (33.33%) Device Driver
5 9 (33.33%) OOD
6 8 (29.63%) Middleware
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) C
6 8 (29.63%) Video Processing
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
9 5 (18.52%) Electronics
9 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
11 3 (11.11%) UML
11 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.11%) Image Processing
11 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (7.41%) ANSI C
12 2 (7.41%) Open Source
12 2 (7.41%) OOP
12 2 (7.41%) STL
12 2 (7.41%) SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (11.11%) WPF Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) WCF
1 11 (40.74%) WPF
2 8 (29.63%) Middleware
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) STL
5 1 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) OOD
3 8 (29.63%) Video Processing
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.11%) Image Processing
5 3 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) C
4 2 (7.41%) ANSI C
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft