The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 19 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.91% 9.26% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 9.80% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 12
Average salary - £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 102 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 89.32% 94.44% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 49
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% +3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Durham

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Billingham - 3 - -
Software Engineer
North East

Software Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Modbus
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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