The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 44 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 21.36% 13.16% 11.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.73% 15.21% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 25
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 263 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 83.01% 86.51% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 155 230 171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Derby region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Derby

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Derby region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 46 (52.87%) C++
2 34 (39.08%) Firmware
3 30 (34.48%) C
4 28 (32.18%) Embedded C
4 28 (32.18%) Embedded C++
5 27 (31.03%) Automotive
6 26 (29.89%) UML
7 24 (27.59%) MATLAB
7 24 (27.59%) Simulink
7 24 (27.59%) Telematics
7 24 (27.59%) TargetLink
8 21 (24.14%) Manufacturing
9 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (22.99%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (21.84%) Windows
10 19 (21.84%) C#
11 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
11 18 (20.69%) Degree
12 17 (19.54%) Linux
13 15 (17.24%) Assembly Language
13 15 (17.24%) TDD
13 15 (17.24%) Profibus
13 15 (17.24%) CAN bus
14 14 (16.09%) HTML
14 14 (16.09%) .NET
15 13 (14.94%) SQL
16 12 (13.79%) Computer Science
17 11 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (12.64%) MVC
17 11 (12.64%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) JBoss
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Simulink
1 24 (27.59%) TargetLink
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Maximo
1 1 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) Profibus
2 4 (4.60%) Network Security
2 4 (4.60%) IPv6
3 2 (2.30%) RFID
4 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.15%) SQLite
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.15%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.45%) LabVIEW
3 3 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Redmine
5 1 (1.15%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.15%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (31.03%) Automotive
2 21 (24.14%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.49%) Electronics
4 9 (10.34%) Military
5 6 (6.90%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.45%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Software Engineer
2 30 (34.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 17 (19.54%) Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Electronics Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Design Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Tester
7 8 (9.20%) Senior Tester
8 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.90%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Programmer
11 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.45%) Games Programmer
11 3 (3.45%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 2 (2.30%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) HTML
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
2 11 (12.64%) CSS
2 11 (12.64%) XML
2 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (11.49%) WCF
4 9 (10.34%) WPF
5 8 (9.20%) Ajax
6 4 (4.60%) jQuery
6 4 (4.60%) JSON
6 4 (4.60%) HTML5
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.30%) LINQ
8 2 (2.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.30%) XHTML
8 2 (2.30%) SOAP
8 2 (2.30%) Web Services
8 2 (2.30%) ADO.NET
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Telematics
2 20 (22.99%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (17.24%) CAN bus
4 12 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 10 (11.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (10.34%) VHDL
6 9 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.30%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.15%) SCADA
9 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 17 (19.54%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) UNIX
4 4 (4.60%) Android
4 4 (4.60%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) UML
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.24%) TDD
4 11 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (12.64%) MVC
5 10 (11.49%) Validation
6 8 (9.20%) Software Testing
6 8 (9.20%) Scrum
6 8 (9.20%) Agile Testing
6 8 (9.20%) Test Strategy
7 7 (8.05%) OO
8 5 (5.75%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.60%) OOP
10 3 (3.45%) Change Management
10 3 (3.45%) Requirements Management
10 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.30%) Project Management
11 2 (2.30%) Web Development
12 1 (1.15%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) C++
2 30 (34.48%) C
3 28 (32.18%) Embedded C
3 28 (32.18%) Embedded C++
4 24 (27.59%) MATLAB
5 19 (21.84%) C#
6 15 (17.24%) Assembly Language
7 13 (14.94%) SQL
8 9 (10.34%) VB
9 8 (9.20%) VBScript
9 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
10 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
11 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
11 5 (5.75%) Delphi
11 5 (5.75%) Python
12 4 (4.60%) Groovy
12 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.60%) Perl
12 4 (4.60%) Java
12 4 (4.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) ISEB
2 8 (9.20%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.05%) MCSD
4 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) JTAG
3 1 (1.15%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (39.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Fujitsu
2 9 (10.34%) Freescale
2 9 (10.34%) Atmel
2 9 (10.34%) Mentor Graphics
2 9 (10.34%) NEC
2 9 (10.34%) EMC
3 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 4 (4.60%) Telerik
4 3 (3.45%) Siemens
5 2 (2.30%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.30%) Borland
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Informatica
6 1 (1.15%) Sun
6 1 (1.15%) Cognos
6 1 (1.15%) Tableau
6 1 (1.15%) Talend
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Tracsis
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + cash bonus plus stock options and benefit
Posted: 27 days ago