Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Software Engineer
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 51 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.69% 3.32% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 3.44% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 59
Derbyshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 751 815 1045
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 96.28% 96.68% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 589 666 834
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,000 £21,575
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £62,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Derbyshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +2 18 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Matlock 0 1 £30,000 +1.69%
Bakewell - 1 £27,500 -
Dronfield - 1 £55,000 -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Derbyshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) C
4 11 (52.38%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Firmware
6 8 (38.10%) Electronics
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (28.57%) Device Driver
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
9 5 (23.81%) WebSockets
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) Advertising
10 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (19.05%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
10 4 (19.05%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (19.05%) React
11 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Linux

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) IPv6
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) RS-485
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Modbus
3 1 (4.76%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (38.10%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) WebSockets
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (19.05%) React
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (28.57%) Device Driver
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) C
3 11 (52.38%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) Groovy
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) HND
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) JTAG
1 2 (9.52%) MISRA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Altera
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Freescale
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