The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank - 8 7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 16.88% 19.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 18.57% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 22
Average salary - £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 70 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 85.71% 90.91% 65.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 61
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £46,000
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 Durham

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Durham

Software Engineering
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB6
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB6
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago