The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Durham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 19 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.61% 11.70% 16.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 11.83% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 18
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 93 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 92.77% 98.94% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 94
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
North East

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 28 July 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
Darlington - 3 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
North East

Software Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 15 (71.43%) Spring
3 15 (71.43%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) VB
5 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (9.52%) VB6
7 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) IIS
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.76%) Document Management
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 15 (71.43%) Spring
1 15 (71.43%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle