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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 20 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 11.65% 10.10% 7.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 10.28% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
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
203 282 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.54% 98.26% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 173 248 199
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 £22,500 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £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 27 February 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (70.00%) C++
3 25 (50.00%) UML
4 24 (48.00%) MATLAB
4 24 (48.00%) Simulink
4 24 (48.00%) TargetLink
5 21 (42.00%) C
6 19 (38.00%) Embedded C
6 19 (38.00%) Embedded C++
7 17 (34.00%) Windows
8 16 (32.00%) Firmware
9 15 (30.00%) Assembly Language
9 15 (30.00%) Automotive
9 15 (30.00%) Telematics
9 15 (30.00%) Profibus
9 15 (30.00%) CAN bus
10 14 (28.00%) Linux
10 14 (28.00%) C#
11 13 (26.00%) Manufacturing
12 9 (18.00%) VB
12 9 (18.00%) .NET
13 7 (14.00%) HTML
13 7 (14.00%) SQL
13 7 (14.00%) Degree
14 6 (12.00%) HTML5
15 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 5 (10.00%) OO
15 5 (10.00%) Python
15 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Simulink
1 24 (48.00%) TargetLink
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Profibus
2 4 (8.00%) IPv6
2 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.00%) Automotive
2 13 (26.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Games
4 3 (6.00%) French Language
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) HTML5
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.00%) XML
5 4 (8.00%) JSON
5 4 (8.00%) WCF
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) MFC
7 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.00%) Direct3D
8 1 (2.00%) Java SE
8 1 (2.00%) WPF
8 1 (2.00%) LINQ
8 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Telematics
1 15 (30.00%) CAN bus
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.00%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
3 4 (8.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (10.00%) OO
3 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) MVC
5 2 (4.00%) ERP
5 2 (4.00%) OOP
5 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Validation
6 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C++
2 24 (48.00%) MATLAB
3 21 (42.00%) C
4 19 (38.00%) Embedded C
4 19 (38.00%) Embedded C++
5 15 (30.00%) Assembly Language
6 14 (28.00%) C#
7 9 (18.00%) VB
8 7 (14.00%) SQL
9 5 (10.00%) Python
10 4 (8.00%) Ruby
10 4 (8.00%) Groovy
10 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (8.00%) Perl
11 3 (6.00%) Java
12 1 (2.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) JTAG
2 1 (2.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.00%) Telerik
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.00%) Siemens
4 1 (2.00%) Borland
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago