The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 44 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 27 50 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.29% 10.66% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 11.09% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
601 451 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.40% 96.16% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 479 341 275
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -6 25 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Chesterfield -9 1 £19,000 -45.71%
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 57 (98.28%) Software Engineering
2 45 (77.59%) C++
3 37 (63.79%) C
3 37 (63.79%) UML
4 35 (60.34%) MATLAB
4 35 (60.34%) Simulink
4 35 (60.34%) TargetLink
5 32 (55.17%) Automotive
6 28 (48.28%) Firmware
7 26 (44.83%) Assembly Language
7 26 (44.83%) Embedded C
8 23 (39.66%) Embedded C++
8 23 (39.66%) Profibus
8 23 (39.66%) CAN bus
8 23 (39.66%) Telematics
9 18 (31.03%) C#
10 17 (29.31%) Windows
10 17 (29.31%) Linux
11 13 (22.41%) .NET
12 12 (20.69%) SQL
12 12 (20.69%) VB
12 12 (20.69%) Electronics
13 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
14 9 (15.52%) MVC
14 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
14 9 (15.52%) OO
15 8 (13.79%) Degree
16 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
16 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (60.34%) Simulink
1 35 (60.34%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.17%) GDB
General
1 32 (55.17%) Automotive
2 12 (20.69%) Electronics
3 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.62%) Games
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 6 (10.34%) WCF
3 6 (10.34%) jQuery
4 4 (6.90%) WPF
4 4 (6.90%) LINQ
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) OpenGL
4 4 (6.90%) WinForms
5 3 (5.17%) Direct3D
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (3.45%) Ajax
6 2 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (1.72%) Flash
7 1 (1.72%) DirectX
7 1 (1.72%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Telematics
1 23 (39.66%) CAN bus
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.90%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.17%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.17%) Streaming Video
4 3 (5.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Software Engineering
2 37 (63.79%) UML
3 9 (15.52%) OO
3 9 (15.52%) MVC
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.90%) Business Performance Management
5 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.90%) Analytics
6 3 (5.17%) OOP
7 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
8 1 (1.72%) TDD
8 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.72%) Game Development
8 1 (1.72%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) C++
2 37 (63.79%) C
3 35 (60.34%) MATLAB
4 26 (44.83%) Assembly Language
4 26 (44.83%) Embedded C
5 23 (39.66%) Embedded C++
6 18 (31.03%) C#
7 12 (20.69%) SQL
7 12 (20.69%) VB
8 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.90%) Java
10 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.45%) Delphi
11 1 (1.72%) Python
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle
1 2 (3.45%) Borland
1 2 (3.45%) Remedy
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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