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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 17.99% 10.00% 10.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.49% 13.38% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 30
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
242 157 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 83.74% 74.76% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 197 140 231
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 45 (54.22%) C#
2 33 (39.76%) Firmware
3 32 (38.55%) .NET
3 32 (38.55%) Windows
4 31 (37.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 27 (32.53%) C++
6 26 (31.33%) C
6 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (28.92%) Linux
8 22 (26.51%) Degree
9 20 (24.10%) Embedded C
10 19 (22.89%) Manufacturing
11 16 (19.28%) Device Driver
11 16 (19.28%) MVC
11 16 (19.28%) HTML
12 15 (18.07%) Aerospace
12 15 (18.07%) OpenGL
12 15 (18.07%) jQuery
12 15 (18.07%) Direct3D
13 14 (16.87%) Visualisation
13 14 (16.87%) 3D Graphics
13 14 (16.87%) Streaming Video
13 14 (16.87%) Embedded Linux
14 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
14 13 (15.66%) QA
14 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
14 13 (15.66%) CSS
14 13 (15.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (14.46%) HTML5
15 12 (14.46%) Continuous Improvement

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Simulink
1 1 (1.20%) MS Project
1 1 (1.20%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Ethernet
2 9 (10.84%) Network Security
3 3 (3.61%) IPv6
4 1 (1.20%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.41%) SQLite
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.05%) WinDbg
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.20%) JUnit
4 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Moq
4 1 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 19 (22.89%) Manufacturing
2 15 (18.07%) Aerospace
3 12 (14.46%) Electronics
4 10 (12.05%) Marketing
5 8 (9.64%) Military
6 4 (4.82%) Automotive
6 4 (4.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Software Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Developer
3 17 (20.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Programmer
5 14 (16.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) .NET Developer
7 11 (13.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (12.05%) Electronics Engineer
8 10 (12.05%) Design Engineer
9 9 (10.84%) C# Programmer
9 9 (10.84%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (10.84%) .NET Programmer
10 8 (9.64%) Hardware Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 3 (3.61%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) .NET
2 16 (19.28%) HTML
3 15 (18.07%) OpenGL
3 15 (18.07%) jQuery
3 15 (18.07%) Direct3D
4 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
4 13 (15.66%) CSS
4 13 (15.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (14.46%) HTML5
6 8 (9.64%) CSS3
6 8 (9.64%) Kendo UI
7 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.43%) Web Services
8 5 (6.02%) XML
8 5 (6.02%) LINQ
9 4 (4.82%) WCF
9 4 (4.82%) WPF
9 4 (4.82%) JSON
10 3 (3.61%) XHTML
10 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.76%) Firmware
2 31 (37.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 16 (19.28%) Device Driver
4 14 (16.87%) Visualisation
4 14 (16.87%) 3D Graphics
4 14 (16.87%) Streaming Video
5 12 (14.46%) VHDL
6 10 (12.05%) MPEG
7 8 (9.64%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.41%) User Experience
9 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.20%) SCADA
10 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
10 1 (1.20%) Telematics
10 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.20%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Linux
3 14 (16.87%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (12.05%) Android
5 9 (10.84%) Mac OS
6 6 (7.23%) UNIX
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) MVC
3 12 (14.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (14.46%) Multithreading
3 12 (14.46%) Validation
4 11 (13.25%) OO
5 9 (10.84%) OOP
6 4 (4.82%) Scrum
7 3 (3.61%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.61%) TDD
7 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.61%) SOA
7 3 (3.61%) UML
7 3 (3.61%) CRM
7 3 (3.61%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.41%) MVVM
8 2 (2.41%) Agile Testing
8 2 (2.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) C#
2 27 (32.53%) C++
3 26 (31.33%) C
4 20 (24.10%) Embedded C
5 11 (13.25%) Assembly Language
5 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.05%) Python
6 10 (12.05%) Embedded C++
6 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.84%) Groovy
7 9 (10.84%) Ruby
7 9 (10.84%) Perl
8 8 (9.64%) SQL
9 7 (8.43%) Delphi
10 3 (3.61%) Java
10 3 (3.61%) VBScript
10 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
2 9 (10.84%) JTAG
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) EMC
2 10 (12.05%) Atmel
3 9 (10.84%) Telerik
4 2 (2.41%) Borland
5 1 (1.20%) Siemens
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible hrs, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £38,000 pa plus pension, healthcare, 25 days hol, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago