The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 43 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.05% 3.34% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.49% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 28
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 £28,000 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £41,050
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 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 410 459 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 96.24% 95.82% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 325 376 358
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +6 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Matlock -1 1 £30,000 +1.69% 1
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 30 April 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (67.74%) C++
3 19 (61.29%) C
4 18 (58.06%) C#
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 14 (45.16%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
8 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
9 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
9 9 (29.03%) Embedded C++
9 9 (29.03%) .NET
10 8 (25.81%) Perl
10 8 (25.81%) IPv6
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Ruby
10 8 (25.81%) Network Security
10 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.81%) JTAG
10 8 (25.81%) Android
10 8 (25.81%) Mac OS
10 8 (25.81%) Groovy
10 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (25.81%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (22.58%) Multithreaded Programming
11 7 (22.58%) MISRA
11 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems

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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) IPv6
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) Internet
3 4 (12.90%) RS-485
4 1 (3.23%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) GCC
2 3 (9.68%) PVCS
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) React
2 2 (6.45%) WebSockets
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) LINQ
3 1 (3.23%) MFC
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (19.35%) Device Driver
4 4 (12.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (9.68%) Life Science
6 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Android
3 8 (25.81%) Mac OS
4 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
5 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (22.58%) Multithreaded Programming
6 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) V-Model
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C++
2 19 (61.29%) C
3 18 (58.06%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
4 9 (29.03%) Embedded C++
5 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) Groovy
5 8 (25.81%) Perl
5 8 (25.81%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby
6 4 (12.90%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) Delphi
7 3 (9.68%) Pascal
7 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) JTAG
2 7 (22.58%) MISRA
3 4 (12.90%) QA
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Freescale
3 3 (9.68%) Embarcadero
4 2 (6.45%) Altera
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago