The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 25.00% 20.69% 15.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.91% 23.53% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 6
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 43 51 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 89.58% 87.93% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 35
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Dartford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Dartford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Dartford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Dartford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 10 (76.92%) ISO 9001
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Device Driver
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) UML
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) OOD
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (38.46%) Image Processing
5 5 (38.46%) Video Processing
5 5 (38.46%) Device Driver Development
6 4 (30.77%) ANSI C
6 4 (30.77%) C
7 3 (23.08%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Logistics
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
2 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Device Driver
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Device Driver Development
1 5 (38.46%) Image Processing
1 5 (38.46%) OO
1 5 (38.46%) OOD
1 5 (38.46%) UML
1 5 (38.46%) Video Processing
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) ANSI C
3 4 (30.77%) C
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago