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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 38 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.75% 10.73% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 10.96% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 18
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
334 228 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.25% 97.85% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 263 184 265
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) TargetLink
2 16 (84.21%) UML
2 16 (84.21%) MATLAB
2 16 (84.21%) Simulink
2 16 (84.21%) Automotive
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 13 (68.42%) Embedded C
4 13 (68.42%) Driving Licence
5 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
5 11 (57.89%) Assembly Language
5 11 (57.89%) Firmware
5 11 (57.89%) MISRA C
5 11 (57.89%) MISRA
5 11 (57.89%) Schematic Capture
5 11 (57.89%) Telematics
5 11 (57.89%) Profibus
5 11 (57.89%) CAN bus
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) Electronics
7 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) XML
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) SAS
9 2 (10.53%) SNMP
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Simulink
1 16 (84.21%) TargetLink
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Profibus
2 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (84.21%) Automotive
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Driving Licence
2 11 (57.89%) CAN bus
2 11 (57.89%) Telematics
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) UML
3 11 (57.89%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (84.21%) MATLAB
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 13 (68.42%) Embedded C
5 11 (57.89%) Assembly Language
5 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
6 4 (21.05%) VB
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) C#
9 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) MISRA
1 11 (57.89%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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