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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 16 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.71% 7.82% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.91% 7.97% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 10
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 £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
220 301 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.21% 98.05% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 181 266 223
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 42 (87.50%) C++
3 31 (64.58%) UML
4 29 (60.42%) MATLAB
4 29 (60.42%) Simulink
4 29 (60.42%) TargetLink
5 25 (52.08%) C
6 22 (45.83%) Embedded C
6 22 (45.83%) Embedded C++
7 20 (41.67%) Automotive
8 18 (37.50%) Assembly Language
8 18 (37.50%) Windows
8 18 (37.50%) Profibus
8 18 (37.50%) CAN bus
8 18 (37.50%) Telematics
8 18 (37.50%) Firmware
9 15 (31.25%) Linux
10 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
10 12 (25.00%) C#
11 11 (22.92%) VB
12 7 (14.58%) SQL
12 7 (14.58%) OO
13 6 (12.50%) Degree
13 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
14 5 (10.42%) WCF
14 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
14 5 (10.42%) Python
14 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
14 5 (10.42%) .NET
15 4 (8.33%) Java

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (60.42%) Simulink
1 29 (60.42%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Profibus
2 4 (8.33%) IPv6
2 4 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.08%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Sublime Text
2 1 (2.08%) PhpStorm
General
1 20 (41.67%) Automotive
2 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) French Language
4 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
1 5 (10.42%) WCF
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) MFC
3 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET
3 2 (4.17%) WinForms
3 2 (4.17%) JSON
3 2 (4.17%) WPF
3 2 (4.17%) LINQ
3 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) Laravel
4 1 (2.08%) Sass
4 1 (2.08%) JSF
4 1 (2.08%) Java SE
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XHTML
4 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Telematics
1 18 (37.50%) CAN bus
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 31 (64.58%) UML
3 7 (14.58%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.25%) OOP
5 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.08%) MVC
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) C++
2 29 (60.42%) MATLAB
3 25 (52.08%) C
4 22 (45.83%) Embedded C
4 22 (45.83%) Embedded C++
5 18 (37.50%) Assembly Language
6 12 (25.00%) C#
7 11 (22.92%) VB
8 7 (14.58%) SQL
9 5 (10.42%) Python
10 4 (8.33%) Ruby
10 4 (8.33%) Groovy
10 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
10 4 (8.33%) Java
10 4 (8.33%) Perl
11 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
11 2 (4.17%) Delphi
12 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) JTAG
2 1 (2.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Borland
3 2 (4.17%) Telerik
3 2 (4.17%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.08%) Siemens
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 5 days ago