Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 43 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.02% 4.38% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 4.48% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 41
Derbyshire median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,125 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,375 £50,000 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.79% -3.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 680 669 1,029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.70% 97.66% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 556 531 824
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 -14 15 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Matlock +2 3 £29,500 +18.00%
Alfreton - 1 £30,000 -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 17 (80.95%) Computer Science
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) C
4 12 (57.14%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
7 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) UML
7 7 (33.33%) MVVM
8 6 (28.57%) Ada
8 6 (28.57%) WPF
8 6 (28.57%) SQLite
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) SDLC
9 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Use Case
10 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) MVC
10 4 (19.05%) Electronics

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 2 (9.52%) Simulink
1 2 (9.52%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQLite
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) WPF
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) LINQ
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 3 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (33.33%) MVVM
3 7 (33.33%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) SysML
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) C
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Ada
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
7 2 (9.52%) Pascal
7 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) DO-178B
2 2 (9.52%) MISRA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) MathWorks
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Sencha