Period
to 18 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 50 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.80% 1.59% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 1.71% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 10
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,800 £26,750
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,275 £51,125
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%

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 354 468 698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.62% 93.04% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 297 329 574
Derbyshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.67% -0.67%
10th Percentile £23,195 £22,200 £22,650
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +15 13 £40,500 +8.00% 8
Chesterfield - 2 £33,500 -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) Azure
5 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 7 (46.67%) Akka
5 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
5 7 (46.67%) Node.js
5 7 (46.67%) React
5 7 (46.67%) WinForms
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) Data Science
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) GStreamer
7 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (6.67%) RTSP

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) Akka
4 7 (46.67%) Node.js
4 7 (46.67%) React
4 7 (46.67%) WinForms
4 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) GStreamer
6 1 (6.67%) HEVC
6 1 (6.67%) OAuth
6 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
6 1 (6.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Media Streaming
2 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
2 1 (6.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Data Science
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.67%) Product Roadmap
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Sprint Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Xilinx