The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 64 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.67% 1.86% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.90% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 16
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -8.49%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 896 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 97.12% 98.03% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 551 801 948
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +14 9 £36,000 +2.85%
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (93.55%) C++
3 25 (80.65%) Degree
4 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
5 18 (58.06%) Mathematics
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
6 16 (51.61%) PhD
7 14 (45.16%) Windows
7 14 (45.16%) Python
8 13 (41.94%) Physics
8 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (35.48%) C#
9 11 (35.48%) .NET
9 11 (35.48%) Aerospace
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (29.03%) SQL
10 9 (29.03%) HTML
10 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
10 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
10 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
10 9 (29.03%) SaaS
10 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
10 9 (29.03%) Computer Vision
11 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.81%) MFC
11 8 (25.81%) Games
12 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
12 7 (22.58%) Firmware
12 7 (22.58%) SDLC
13 6 (19.35%) OpenGL

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (35.48%) Aerospace
2 8 (25.81%) Games
3 5 (16.13%) Avionics
3 5 (16.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) MFC
4 6 (19.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (19.35%) OpenGL
4 6 (19.35%) STL
5 5 (16.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
2 18 (58.06%) Mathematics
3 13 (41.94%) Physics
4 6 (19.35%) Robotics
5 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Computer Vision
3 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Image Processing
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source Development
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C++
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 11 (35.48%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Degree
2 16 (51.61%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Firmware
2 2 (6.45%) KVM
2 2 (6.45%) QEMU
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Intel
1 2 (6.45%) VMware
Ireland, Bedfordshire
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