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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 19 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 31 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.75% 5.70% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.13% 5.98% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
306 184 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.23% 95.34% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 243 166 296
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 51 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 43 (79.63%) C#
3 33 (61.11%) C++
4 30 (55.56%) C
4 30 (55.56%) .NET
5 27 (50.00%) Windows
6 18 (33.33%) Linux
7 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
7 17 (31.48%) Embedded C
8 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (25.93%) Device Driver
10 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
10 13 (24.07%) Degree
11 12 (22.22%) Multithreading
11 12 (22.22%) OO
11 12 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
11 12 (22.22%) OpenGL
11 12 (22.22%) Direct3D
12 11 (20.37%) SQL
12 11 (20.37%) WPF
12 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
13 10 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (18.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
13 10 (18.52%) Firmware
13 10 (18.52%) MVC
13 10 (18.52%) Streaming Video
13 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
13 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.52%) Visualisation

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Network Security
2 3 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQLite
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.96%) WinDbg
3 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) GCC
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.96%) Electronics
2 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 12 (22.22%) OpenGL
2 12 (22.22%) Direct3D
3 11 (20.37%) WPF
3 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
4 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (14.81%) WinForms
6 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
7 6 (11.11%) LINQ
7 6 (11.11%) WCF
8 5 (9.26%) COM
9 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
10 3 (5.56%) HTML
10 3 (5.56%) CSS
10 3 (5.56%) Web Services
11 2 (3.70%) Kendo UI
11 2 (3.70%) HTML5
11 2 (3.70%) CSS3
12 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Device Driver
2 12 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (18.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (18.52%) Firmware
3 10 (18.52%) Streaming Video
3 10 (18.52%) Visualisation
4 7 (12.96%) MPEG
5 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Android
4 8 (14.81%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.56%) UNIX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 12 (22.22%) OO
4 10 (18.52%) MVC
5 8 (14.81%) OOP
6 7 (12.96%) MVVM
7 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) CRM
8 3 (5.56%) SOA
8 3 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (3.70%) CAD
9 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Usability Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) C#
2 33 (61.11%) C++
3 30 (55.56%) C
4 17 (31.48%) Embedded C
5 11 (20.37%) SQL
6 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
7 9 (16.67%) Assembly Language
8 8 (14.81%) Ruby
8 8 (14.81%) Groovy
8 8 (14.81%) Perl
8 8 (14.81%) Delphi
8 8 (14.81%) Python
8 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.26%) XAML
9 5 (9.26%) Java
10 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
11 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
2 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) JTAG
2 3 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.70%) Perforce
3 2 (3.70%) Telerik
4 1 (1.85%) Borland
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago