The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 4.98% 4.91% 9.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 5.15% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 29
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £43,800
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 227 272 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 94.19% 95.44% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 188 218 260
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Derby over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Derby

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) C++
3 14 (60.87%) C
3 14 (60.87%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Device Driver
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Firmware
7 7 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (26.09%) Electronics
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
9 5 (21.74%) WebSockets
9 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
9 5 (21.74%) Advertising
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
10 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
10 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
10 4 (17.39%) Mobile App

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) RS-485
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) IPv6
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) GCC
3 2 (8.70%) PVCS
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Electronics
2 5 (21.74%) Advertising
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) WebSockets
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (17.39%) React
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Device Driver
2 7 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.70%) Life Science
6 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (4.35%) SCADA
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (13.04%) Memory Management
6 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (8.70%) UML
7 2 (8.70%) V-Model
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) C
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
4 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Delphi
6 2 (8.70%) Pascal
7 1 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) JTAG
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Freescale
3 2 (8.70%) Altera
3 2 (8.70%) Embarcadero