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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 7.41% 31.51% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 36.51% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
71 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 87.65% 86.30% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) Electronics
5 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) REST

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) C++
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago