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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 7.08% 23.26% 8.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.25% 29.41% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 4
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +30.13%
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
97 102 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 85.84% 79.07% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Durham region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Durham

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Durham region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £50,000 - 1
Software Engineering
North East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) Modbus
3 7 (33.33%) WPF
3 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (33.33%) C
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Subversion
4 6 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 6 (28.57%) Firmware
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 6 (28.57%) Bluetooth
4 6 (28.57%) ISO 9000
4 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 6 (28.57%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 6 (28.57%) Qt
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (19.05%) Product Management
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Electronics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Modbus
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) Bluetooth
3 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Product Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) WPF
3 6 (28.57%) Qt
4 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) VHDL
3 3 (14.29%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Product Management
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C
1 7 (33.33%) C#
1 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 6 (28.57%) Embedded C++
2 6 (28.57%) Assembly Language
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO 9000
2 3 (14.29%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Stockton on Tees Borough Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £33,857 per annum
Posted: Yesterday