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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank - 12 7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 18.48% 20.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 19.77% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 23
Average salary - £39,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
66 86 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 83.54% 93.48% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 68
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) J2EE
5 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (44.00%) Spring
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Modbus
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) VB
10 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (12.00%) WCF
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
12 2 (8.00%) VB6
12 2 (8.00%) Oracle
12 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (8.00%) IIS
12 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
13 1 (4.00%) C
13 1 (4.00%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (24.00%) Modbus
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineer
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Manager
4 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE
2 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (44.00%) Spring
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) MFC
6 1 (4.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
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