The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 34 37 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.36% 3.10% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 3.19% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 257 345 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 95.90% 97.18% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 173 261 171
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Derby

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Derby

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (80.77%) C++
3 19 (73.08%) Linux
4 18 (69.23%) C
5 17 (65.38%) Multithreading
6 16 (61.54%) C#
7 15 (57.69%) Windows
7 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
8 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
9 12 (46.15%) Ruby
9 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
9 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
9 12 (46.15%) Embedded C++
9 12 (46.15%) IPv6
9 12 (46.15%) Python
9 12 (46.15%) Perl
9 12 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (46.15%) Network Security
9 12 (46.15%) Groovy
9 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
9 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
9 12 (46.15%) JTAG
9 12 (46.15%) Android
9 12 (46.15%) Mac OS
9 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
10 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
10 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
10 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
10 10 (38.46%) Multithreaded Programming

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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:

Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 12 (46.15%) IPv6
2 12 (46.15%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) GCC
1 3 (11.54%) PVCS
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) LINQ
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) WinForms
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
4 3 (11.54%) Life Science
5 2 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Android
3 12 (46.15%) Mac OS
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (65.38%) Multithreading
3 12 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
4 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (38.46%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (15.38%) Memory Management
7 4 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Workflow
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) OOP
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) V-Model
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C++
2 18 (69.23%) C
3 16 (61.54%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
4 12 (46.15%) Embedded C++
4 12 (46.15%) Groovy
4 12 (46.15%) Perl
4 12 (46.15%) Python
4 12 (46.15%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) Delphi
6 3 (11.54%) Pascal
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) JTAG
2 10 (38.46%) MISRA
3 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Freescale
3 3 (11.54%) Embarcadero
4 1 (3.85%) Altera
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