The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
North East / Durham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.18% 2.08% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% 2.27% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 9
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  
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 Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 154 132 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 95.65% 91.67% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 138 121 139
Median salary £38,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Durham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Durham

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Stockton-on-Tees -1 5 £42,500 +51.78%
Software Engineering
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Durham region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 18 (66.67%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) C
3 14 (51.85%) Algorithms
3 14 (51.85%) Degree
4 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 12 (44.44%) Firmware
4 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 12 (44.44%) RS-232
4 12 (44.44%) RS-485
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
7 9 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) C#
9 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
10 6 (22.22%) HTML
10 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 6 (22.22%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (22.22%) Secure Coding
10 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 6 (22.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) RS-232
1 12 (44.44%) RS-485
1 12 (44.44%) Wireless
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 17 (62.96%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (55.56%) C Software Engineer
3 15 (55.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (18.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (11.11%) VMS Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) CSS3
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) HTML5
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
2 6 (22.22%) Node.js
2 6 (22.22%) Sass
2 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) JavaFX
3 1 (3.70%) MFC
3 1 (3.70%) OpenCV
3 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.70%) Qt
3 1 (3.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Algorithms
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) User Experience
6 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
8 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) OpenVMS
2 3 (11.11%) VMS
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (22.22%) Secure Coding
2 6 (22.22%) Time Management
2 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) A/B Testing
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Use Case
6 1 (3.70%) User Stories
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 7 (25.93%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) TypeScript
6 4 (14.81%) Pascal
7 1 (3.70%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago