The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 7.26% 8.45% 20.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 9.76% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 63
Median salary £43,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,875 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 Derby with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 208 246 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 88.89% 86.62% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 679 915 1157
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Derby

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Derby

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Derby over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derby region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) C++
3 18 (56.25%) C
4 16 (50.00%) .NET
4 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 11 (34.38%) Firmware
6 11 (34.38%) Device Driver
6 11 (34.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (31.25%) Electronics
8 9 (28.13%) Advertising
8 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (28.13%) Visualisation
8 9 (28.13%) WebSockets
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
11 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
11 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
12 4 (12.50%) Web Development
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
12 4 (12.50%) SQL
12 4 (12.50%) Java
12 4 (12.50%) RS-485
12 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) RS-485
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) IPv6
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) GCC
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (3.13%) PVCS
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (31.25%) Electronics
2 9 (28.13%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) WebSockets
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (12.50%) React
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) JPA
5 1 (3.13%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Device Driver
1 11 (34.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.13%) Life Science
5 1 (3.13%) SCADA
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Visualisation
3 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
3 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
5 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) C++
3 18 (56.25%) C
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
6 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) Groovy
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Delphi
8 1 (3.13%) Pascal
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) JTAG
2 2 (6.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Altera
2 2 (6.25%) Freescale
3 1 (3.13%) Embarcadero
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago