The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 21 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.39% 7.26% 7.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 7.43% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 296 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.70% 97.69% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 207 273 218
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Derby

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Derby region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 52 (85.25%) Software Engineering
2 32 (52.46%) C++
3 31 (50.82%) C#
4 24 (39.34%) C
4 24 (39.34%) Windows
5 21 (34.43%) .NET
6 20 (32.79%) Embedded C
7 18 (29.51%) Linux
8 16 (26.23%) Firmware
9 15 (24.59%) Embedded C++
10 14 (22.95%) HTML
10 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (21.31%) Assembly Language
11 13 (21.31%) HTML5
12 12 (19.67%) UML
13 11 (18.03%) MATLAB
13 11 (18.03%) Simulink
13 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
13 11 (18.03%) TargetLink
14 10 (16.39%) MVC
14 10 (16.39%) Automotive
14 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
14 10 (16.39%) jQuery
14 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (14.75%) CSS
15 9 (14.75%) Device Driver
15 9 (14.75%) Telerik
15 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (13.11%) Python
16 8 (13.11%) OpenGL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) JBoss
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Simulink
1 11 (18.03%) TargetLink
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Profibus
2 7 (11.48%) Network Security
3 3 (4.92%) IPv6
4 1 (1.64%) RFID
4 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) WinDbg
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 10 (16.39%) Automotive
3 6 (9.84%) Games
4 3 (4.92%) French Language
4 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) HTML
3 13 (21.31%) HTML5
4 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (16.39%) jQuery
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
5 9 (14.75%) CSS
6 8 (13.11%) OpenGL
6 8 (13.11%) CSS3
6 8 (13.11%) Direct3D
6 8 (13.11%) Kendo UI
7 5 (8.20%) XML
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.20%) JSON
8 4 (6.56%) WCF
9 3 (4.92%) MFC
10 2 (3.28%) WPF
10 2 (3.28%) LINQ
11 1 (1.64%) Web Services
11 1 (1.64%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Device Driver
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Telematics
2 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
2 8 (13.11%) CAN bus
2 8 (13.11%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (13.11%) Streaming Video
2 8 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.20%) MPEG
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.64%) SCADA
7 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Android
4 7 (11.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.28%) UNIX
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Software Engineering
2 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) UML
4 10 (16.39%) MVC
5 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 6 (9.84%) OO
8 4 (6.56%) OOP
9 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.64%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.64%) Test Planning
10 1 (1.64%) Validation
10 1 (1.64%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.64%) CRM
10 1 (1.64%) SOA
10 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) C++
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 24 (39.34%) C
4 20 (32.79%) Embedded C
5 15 (24.59%) Embedded C++
6 13 (21.31%) Assembly Language
7 11 (18.03%) MATLAB
8 8 (13.11%) Python
9 7 (11.48%) Perl
9 7 (11.48%) Ruby
9 7 (11.48%) Groovy
9 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
10 6 (9.84%) SQL
10 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.92%) VB
11 3 (4.92%) Delphi
11 3 (4.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Telerik
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Siemens
5 1 (1.64%) Borland
5 1 (1.64%) DevExpress
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