The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 21 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 37 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 11.42% 4.33% 7.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.90% 4.57% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 24
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
311 197 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.99% 94.71% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 245 178 289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,370
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Derbyshire

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 1 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 1 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 53 (94.64%) Software Engineering
2 45 (80.36%) C#
3 34 (60.71%) C++
4 32 (57.14%) C
5 31 (55.36%) .NET
6 28 (50.00%) Windows
7 20 (35.71%) Linux
8 19 (33.93%) Embedded C
9 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
11 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.00%) Device Driver
12 12 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (21.43%) Firmware
12 12 (21.43%) OpenGL
12 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
12 12 (21.43%) Direct3D
13 11 (19.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
13 11 (19.64%) WPF
13 11 (19.64%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (19.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (19.64%) MVC
13 11 (19.64%) Streaming Video
13 11 (19.64%) Embedded C++
13 11 (19.64%) OO
14 10 (17.86%) Assembly Language
14 10 (17.86%) Degree
14 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) TargetLink
2 1 (1.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Network Security
2 3 (5.36%) IPv6
3 1 (1.79%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) SQLite
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.29%) WinDbg
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Blend
3 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) GCC
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (8.93%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) OpenGL
2 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 12 (21.43%) Direct3D
3 11 (19.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 11 (19.64%) WPF
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
5 6 (10.71%) WinForms
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) COM
6 5 (8.93%) CSS
6 5 (8.93%) HTML
6 5 (8.93%) WCF
6 5 (8.93%) LINQ
7 4 (7.14%) HTML5
7 4 (7.14%) CSS3
7 4 (7.14%) Kendo UI
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
8 3 (5.36%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 12 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
2 12 (21.43%) Firmware
3 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
3 11 (19.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (19.64%) Streaming Video
4 8 (14.29%) MPEG
5 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Telematics
7 1 (1.79%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (16.07%) Android
4 9 (16.07%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.36%) UNIX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) OO
5 8 (14.29%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) MVVM
7 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) UML
8 3 (5.36%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Usability Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) CAD
9 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.57%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.79%) Database Tuning
10 1 (1.79%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) C#
2 34 (60.71%) C++
3 32 (57.14%) C
4 19 (33.93%) Embedded C
5 11 (19.64%) Embedded C++
6 10 (17.86%) Assembly Language
7 9 (16.07%) Groovy
7 9 (16.07%) Ruby
7 9 (16.07%) Python
7 9 (16.07%) Perl
7 9 (16.07%) SQL
7 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
8 8 (14.29%) Delphi
9 5 (8.93%) XAML
9 5 (8.93%) Java
10 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
1 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) JTAG
2 3 (5.36%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Telerik
3 3 (5.36%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.79%) Perforce
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Borland
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