The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 96 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 87 171 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.53% 4.50% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 4.71% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76 149 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £19,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3313 3628 2943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.28% 95.45% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2709 2998 2534
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +24 25 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Derbyshire +15 25 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Northamptonshire -10 20 £38,250 +17.69% 11
Nottinghamshire -50 17 £37,500 - 13
Lincolnshire -3 4 £37,000 +5.71%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 157 (86.26%) Software Engineering
2 88 (48.35%) C++
3 81 (44.51%) C#
4 48 (26.37%) C
4 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 47 (25.82%) SQL
5 47 (25.82%) .NET
6 45 (24.73%) Windows
7 43 (23.63%) Degree
8 40 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (21.98%) HTML
9 38 (20.88%) Linux
10 37 (20.33%) MATLAB
11 34 (18.68%) UML
12 33 (18.13%) Simulink
12 33 (18.13%) WPF
13 32 (17.58%) WCF
13 32 (17.58%) Java
14 31 (17.03%) XML
15 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
16 29 (15.93%) Unit Testing
16 29 (15.93%) TargetLink
17 28 (15.38%) CSS
17 28 (15.38%) Scrum
18 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
19 25 (13.74%) OO
19 25 (13.74%) Firmware
20 24 (13.19%) Computer Science
20 24 (13.19%) Automated Testing
21 23 (12.64%) Assembly Language

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.75%) CMS
2 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.10%) GlassFish
2 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.10%) IIS
2 2 (1.10%) Apache
2 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.55%) JBoss
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.55%) Node.js
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (18.13%) Simulink
2 29 (15.93%) TargetLink
3 12 (6.59%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.65%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.89%) Profibus
2 5 (2.75%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.20%) IPv6
3 4 (2.20%) Network Security
4 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) CTI
5 1 (0.55%) RFID
5 1 (0.55%) HTTP
5 1 (0.55%) LAN
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.85%) MySQL
3 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.10%) SQLite
5 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) DB2
6 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.55%) MS Access
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.14%) Subversion
4 10 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.95%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.85%) Maven
6 7 (3.85%) Selenium
7 6 (3.30%) NetBeans
7 6 (3.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (3.30%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.75%) Hudson
8 5 (2.75%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.75%) Gradle
8 5 (2.75%) LabVIEW
8 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.75%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.20%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.10%) Moq
10 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.10%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (12.64%) Automotive
2 17 (9.34%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.79%) Electronics
4 13 (7.14%) Finance
5 12 (6.59%) Games
6 9 (4.95%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.65%) Military
7 3 (1.65%) Retail
7 3 (1.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Avionics
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.82%) .NET
2 40 (21.98%) HTML
3 33 (18.13%) WPF
4 32 (17.58%) WCF
5 31 (17.03%) XML
6 28 (15.38%) CSS
7 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 17 (9.34%) .NET Framework
9 16 (8.79%) Web Services
9 16 (8.79%) HTML5
10 15 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (7.14%) jQuery
12 10 (5.49%) Entity Framework
12 10 (5.49%) JSON
13 8 (4.40%) J2EE
13 8 (4.40%) CSS3
14 7 (3.85%) LINQ
14 7 (3.85%) STL
14 7 (3.85%) Spring
15 6 (3.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.89%) Telematics
2 18 (9.89%) CAN bus
3 7 (3.85%) SCADA
4 6 (3.30%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.30%) Device Driver
4 6 (3.30%) User Experience
4 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.10%) MPEG
8 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) Physics
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.73%) Windows
2 38 (20.88%) Linux
3 16 (8.79%) UNIX
4 10 (5.49%) Android
5 4 (2.20%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.65%) Solaris
7 2 (1.10%) AIX
8 1 (0.55%) HPUX
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) IRIX
8 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (86.26%) Software Engineering
2 40 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.68%) UML
4 29 (15.93%) Unit Testing
5 28 (15.38%) Scrum
6 25 (13.74%) OO
7 24 (13.19%) Automated Testing
8 21 (11.54%) TDD
9 18 (9.89%) Use Case
10 17 (9.34%) MVC
11 14 (7.69%) OOP
12 13 (7.14%) Multithreading
13 12 (6.59%) Web Development
14 9 (4.95%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (3.30%) Test Automation
16 6 (3.30%) Validation
16 6 (3.30%) Web Application Development
17 5 (2.75%) V-Model
17 5 (2.75%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (48.35%) C++
2 81 (44.51%) C#
3 48 (26.37%) C
4 47 (25.82%) SQL
5 37 (20.33%) MATLAB
6 32 (17.58%) Java
7 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
8 23 (12.64%) Assembly Language
9 22 (12.09%) Embedded C
9 22 (12.09%) Embedded C++
10 20 (10.99%) VB
11 13 (7.14%) VB.NET
11 13 (7.14%) PHP
11 13 (7.14%) Python
12 9 (4.95%) Perl
13 6 (3.30%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.30%) Groovy
14 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.20%) VB6
14 4 (2.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (23.63%) Degree
2 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.30%) ISEB
4 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.20%) MCAD
6 1 (0.55%) MCSD
6 1 (0.55%) PhD
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) QA
2 4 (2.20%) JTAG
3 2 (1.10%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.55%) DO-254
4 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (13.74%) Firmware
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.04%) Oracle
3 3 (1.65%) Telerik
3 3 (1.65%) Google
3 3 (1.65%) Twitter
4 2 (1.10%) IBM
4 2 (1.10%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.10%) HP
4 2 (1.10%) Siemens
4 2 (1.10%) Borland
5 1 (0.55%) VMware
5 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.55%) SAP
5 1 (0.55%) hybris
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Altura
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago