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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 20 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.59% 7.01% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.92% 7.10% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £45,000 £42,500
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
229 310 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 97.03% 98.73% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 184 265 215
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 43 (87.76%) C++
3 34 (69.39%) UML
4 33 (67.35%) MATLAB
4 33 (67.35%) Simulink
4 33 (67.35%) TargetLink
5 29 (59.18%) C
6 25 (51.02%) Embedded C
6 25 (51.02%) Embedded C++
7 24 (48.98%) Automotive
8 21 (42.86%) Firmware
8 21 (42.86%) Assembly Language
8 21 (42.86%) Profibus
8 21 (42.86%) CAN bus
8 21 (42.86%) Telematics
9 18 (36.73%) Windows
10 16 (32.65%) Linux
11 13 (26.53%) C#
12 12 (24.49%) VB
12 12 (24.49%) Manufacturing
13 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
15 6 (12.24%) Degree
15 6 (12.24%) .NET
15 6 (12.24%) OO
15 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
16 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
16 5 (10.20%) WCF
17 4 (8.16%) Ruby

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Simulink
1 33 (67.35%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) Profibus
2 4 (8.16%) IPv6
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQLite
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Sublime Text
2 1 (2.04%) PhpStorm
General
1 24 (48.98%) Automotive
2 12 (24.49%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) French Language
5 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
1 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) WCF
3 3 (6.12%) WPF
3 3 (6.12%) LINQ
3 3 (6.12%) WinForms
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) MFC
4 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.04%) Laravel
5 1 (2.04%) Sass
5 1 (2.04%) XHTML
5 1 (2.04%) LAMP
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Telematics
1 21 (42.86%) CAN bus
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 34 (69.39%) UML
3 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.24%) OO
5 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) MVC
7 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.04%) Web Development
7 1 (2.04%) Business Performance Management
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) OOP
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) C++
2 33 (67.35%) MATLAB
3 29 (59.18%) C
4 25 (51.02%) Embedded C
4 25 (51.02%) Embedded C++
5 21 (42.86%) Assembly Language
6 13 (26.53%) C#
7 12 (24.49%) VB
8 9 (18.37%) SQL
9 4 (8.16%) Python
9 4 (8.16%) Ruby
9 4 (8.16%) Groovy
9 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
9 4 (8.16%) Perl
10 3 (6.12%) Java
11 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
12 1 (2.04%) PHP
12 1 (2.04%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) JTAG
2 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Telerik
2 2 (4.08%) DevExpress
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Borland
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