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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 13 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 13.84% 0.90% 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.47% 0.94% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44 2 21
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
304 212 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.60% 95.07% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 235 192 288
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (91.23%) Software Engineering
2 44 (77.19%) C#
3 31 (54.39%) C++
4 30 (52.63%) C
4 30 (52.63%) .NET
5 29 (50.88%) Windows
6 22 (38.60%) Linux
7 20 (35.09%) Embedded C
8 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (26.32%) Device Driver
10 14 (24.56%) Firmware
11 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
11 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.81%) OpenGL
11 13 (22.81%) 3D Graphics
11 13 (22.81%) Streaming Video
11 13 (22.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 13 (22.81%) Embedded Linux
11 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
11 13 (22.81%) Direct3D
12 12 (21.05%) MVC
12 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 12 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (19.30%) Assembly Language
13 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
14 10 (17.54%) MPEG
14 10 (17.54%) Embedded C++
14 10 (17.54%) jQuery
14 10 (17.54%) WinDbg
15 9 (15.79%) Perl

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) IPv6
3 1 (1.75%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) SQLite
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.54%) WinDbg
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.02%) Automotive
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) OpenGL
2 13 (22.81%) Direct3D
3 12 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 10 (17.54%) jQuery
5 9 (15.79%) WPF
6 8 (14.04%) HTML
7 7 (12.28%) HTML5
7 7 (12.28%) CSS
8 6 (10.53%) CSS3
8 6 (10.53%) Kendo UI
9 5 (8.77%) LINQ
10 4 (7.02%) WinForms
10 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.02%) COM
10 4 (7.02%) WCF
11 3 (5.26%) Web Services
12 2 (3.51%) NHibernate
13 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Device Driver
2 14 (24.56%) Firmware
3 13 (22.81%) 3D Graphics
3 13 (22.81%) Streaming Video
3 13 (22.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (22.81%) Visualisation
4 10 (17.54%) MPEG
5 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.75%) Telematics
8 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.75%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Linux
3 13 (22.81%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Android
4 9 (15.79%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.26%) UNIX
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (91.23%) Software Engineering
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) MVC
4 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
5 9 (15.79%) OO
6 6 (10.53%) OOP
6 6 (10.53%) MVVM
7 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (5.26%) ERP
7 3 (5.26%) SOA
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) CAD
8 2 (3.51%) UML
8 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (77.19%) C#
2 31 (54.39%) C++
3 30 (52.63%) C
4 20 (35.09%) Embedded C
5 11 (19.30%) Assembly Language
6 10 (17.54%) Embedded C++
7 9 (15.79%) Python
7 9 (15.79%) Ruby
7 9 (15.79%) Groovy
7 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 9 (15.79%) Perl
8 6 (10.53%) SQL
8 6 (10.53%) Delphi
9 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.02%) XAML
11 3 (5.26%) Java
12 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
1 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) JTAG
2 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Telerik
3 2 (3.51%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Borland
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