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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.43% 3.57% 18.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 4.76% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +43.93%
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
196 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 95.15% 75.00% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 162 57 67
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
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 31 July 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
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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 -7 5 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Software Engineering
North East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (76.92%) UNIX
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) C
3 6 (46.15%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
3 6 (46.15%) ISO 9000
3 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded C++
3 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 6 (46.15%) Firmware
3 6 (46.15%) Qt
3 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Sybase
5 4 (30.77%) DB2
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Apache
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Product Management
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
1 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Product Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Qt
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) UML
1 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C++
2 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
2 6 (46.15%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sybase
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
County Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago