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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 25 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 27 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 8.82% 10.84% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.85% 11.29% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
305 310 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 99.67% 95.98% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 266 244 175
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
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 31 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (80.77%) C++
3 36 (69.23%) UML
4 35 (67.31%) C
4 35 (67.31%) MATLAB
4 35 (67.31%) Simulink
4 35 (67.31%) TargetLink
5 30 (57.69%) Automotive
6 25 (48.08%) Embedded C
6 25 (48.08%) Assembly Language
6 25 (48.08%) Firmware
7 22 (42.31%) Embedded C++
7 22 (42.31%) Profibus
7 22 (42.31%) CAN bus
7 22 (42.31%) Telematics
8 16 (30.77%) Windows
8 16 (30.77%) Linux
9 13 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 13 (25.00%) VB
10 12 (23.08%) C#
11 10 (19.23%) .NET
11 10 (19.23%) Electronics
12 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 8 (15.38%) Degree
13 7 (13.46%) MVC
14 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
14 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (67.31%) Simulink
1 35 (67.31%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQLite
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) WinDbg
1 3 (5.77%) GDB
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.92%) PhpStorm
General
1 30 (57.69%) Automotive
2 13 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (19.23%) Electronics
4 3 (5.77%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.62%) WCF
4 4 (7.69%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (5.77%) WPF
5 3 (5.77%) LINQ
5 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.77%) Direct3D
5 3 (5.77%) OpenGL
5 3 (5.77%) WinForms
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.92%) XHTML
7 1 (1.92%) JSON
7 1 (1.92%) LAMP
7 1 (1.92%) Sass
7 1 (1.92%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Telematics
1 22 (42.31%) CAN bus
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.77%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.77%) Streaming Video
4 3 (5.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (69.23%) UML
3 7 (13.46%) MVC
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.69%) OO
5 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.77%) Business Performance Management
6 3 (5.77%) Analytics
6 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.92%) OOP
7 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Web Development
7 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) C++
2 35 (67.31%) C
2 35 (67.31%) MATLAB
3 25 (48.08%) Assembly Language
3 25 (48.08%) Embedded C
4 22 (42.31%) Embedded C++
5 13 (25.00%) VB
6 12 (23.08%) C#
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.77%) Java
10 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.92%) PHP
11 1 (1.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.92%) Borland
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