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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 33 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.85% 2.87% 10.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.94% 2.95% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 23
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,700 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 237 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.75% 97.13% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 275 219 231
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 32 (72.73%) C#
3 31 (70.45%) C++
4 27 (61.36%) .NET
5 25 (56.82%) C
6 24 (54.55%) Visual Studio
7 20 (45.45%) WPF
8 14 (31.82%) Degree
8 14 (31.82%) Electronics
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
9 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
9 13 (29.55%) MVVM
10 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
10 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (25.00%) COM
10 11 (25.00%) Advertising
10 11 (25.00%) XAML
10 11 (25.00%) WinForms
11 10 (22.73%) MVC
11 10 (22.73%) OO
11 10 (22.73%) Embedded C
12 9 (20.45%) Windows
12 9 (20.45%) Device Driver
13 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
13 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
13 8 (18.18%) Multithreading
13 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
13 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
14 7 (15.91%) Mathematics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
1 1 (2.27%) SMTP
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) ISDN
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQLite
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) GCC
3 6 (13.64%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) WinDbg
4 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.27%) GDB
General
1 14 (31.82%) Electronics
2 11 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) WPF
3 11 (25.00%) COM
3 11 (25.00%) WinForms
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 7 (15.91%) WCF
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.64%) LINQ
7 4 (9.09%) NHibernate
7 4 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (6.82%) OpenGL
8 3 (6.82%) Direct3D
9 2 (4.55%) HTML
10 1 (2.27%) CSS
10 1 (2.27%) SOAP
10 1 (2.27%) Web Services
10 1 (2.27%) XML
10 1 (2.27%) DirectX
10 1 (2.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Device Driver
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.82%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) MPEG
6 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) MVVM
3 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 10 (22.73%) OO
4 8 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.64%) UML
6 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) OOP
8 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Usability Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.55%) Database Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) CAD
10 1 (2.27%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) C++
3 25 (56.82%) C
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) XAML
6 10 (22.73%) Embedded C
7 7 (15.91%) Assembly Language
7 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
7 7 (15.91%) Java
8 6 (13.64%) Embedded C++
9 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.82%) Delphi
10 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) HND
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Perforce
3 4 (9.09%) Infragistics
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