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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 86 60 78
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 80 152 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.58% 4.21% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 4.41% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 66 144 77
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
2988 3446 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.39% 95.43% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2840 2339
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £52,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +34 29 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Derbyshire +6 26 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Northamptonshire -17 15 £37,500 +4.16% 6
Nottinghamshire -37 15 £37,500 - 13
Lincolnshire -4 1 £21,500 -44.51%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 150 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 85 (47.22%) C++
3 75 (41.67%) C#
4 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (25.56%) C
5 46 (25.56%) .NET
6 44 (24.44%) Windows
7 43 (23.89%) Degree
7 43 (23.89%) SQL
8 42 (23.33%) Microsoft
9 38 (21.11%) HTML
10 36 (20.00%) Java
10 36 (20.00%) XML
10 36 (20.00%) Linux
11 33 (18.33%) MATLAB
12 30 (16.67%) UML
13 29 (16.11%) Simulink
14 27 (15.00%) Scrum
14 27 (15.00%) WCF
14 27 (15.00%) WPF
15 26 (14.44%) TargetLink
16 25 (13.89%) JavaScript
17 24 (13.33%) Unit Testing
17 24 (13.33%) TDD
18 23 (12.78%) CSS
19 22 (12.22%) Firmware
19 22 (12.22%) Assembly Language
20 21 (11.67%) ASP.NET
20 21 (11.67%) VB
20 21 (11.67%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (2.78%) Apache
1 5 (2.78%) CMS
1 5 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 5 (2.78%) GlassFish
2 2 (1.11%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) JBoss
3 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.56%) Node.js
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (16.11%) Simulink
2 26 (14.44%) TargetLink
3 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.22%) MS Office
5 3 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.89%) Profibus
2 5 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.22%) IPv6
3 4 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) CTI
4 1 (0.56%) RFID
4 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.33%) MySQL
4 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.22%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQLite
6 1 (0.56%) DB2
6 1 (0.56%) MS Access
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.89%) Subversion
3 12 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.00%) Selenium
5 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (3.89%) Maven
6 6 (3.33%) LabVIEW
6 6 (3.33%) NetBeans
7 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.78%) IntelliJ
7 5 (2.78%) TestComplete
7 5 (2.78%) Ranorex
7 5 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.78%) Hudson
7 5 (2.78%) Gradle
8 3 (1.67%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.11%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.11%) AccuRev
General
1 20 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 19 (10.56%) Automotive
3 16 (8.89%) Finance
4 14 (7.78%) Electronics
5 13 (7.22%) Games
6 9 (5.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.67%) Military
8 3 (1.67%) Retail
8 3 (1.67%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Avionics
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.56%) .NET
2 38 (21.11%) HTML
3 36 (20.00%) XML
4 27 (15.00%) WCF
4 27 (15.00%) WPF
5 23 (12.78%) CSS
6 21 (11.67%) ASP.NET
7 19 (10.56%) HTML5
8 17 (9.44%) .NET Framework
9 14 (7.78%) jQuery
10 12 (6.67%) Web Services
11 11 (6.11%) J2EE
11 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.56%) Spring
13 9 (5.00%) CSS3
13 9 (5.00%) JSON
14 8 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (3.89%) STL
16 5 (2.78%) JMS
16 5 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.89%) Computer Science
1 16 (8.89%) Telematics
1 16 (8.89%) CAN bus
2 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.44%) SCADA
4 6 (3.33%) User Experience
5 5 (2.78%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.67%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.11%) Open Source
7 2 (1.11%) MPEG
7 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) VHDL
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.44%) Windows
2 36 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (6.67%) UNIX
4 10 (5.56%) Android
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.78%) Solaris
6 4 (2.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.67%) UML
4 27 (15.00%) Scrum
5 24 (13.33%) TDD
5 24 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 21 (11.67%) Automated Testing
7 19 (10.56%) OO
8 15 (8.33%) Use Case
9 14 (7.78%) MVC
10 12 (6.67%) OOP
10 12 (6.67%) Web Development
11 11 (6.11%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.44%) Validation
14 6 (3.33%) Configuration Management
14 6 (3.33%) Project Management
14 6 (3.33%) OOD
14 6 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (47.22%) C++
2 75 (41.67%) C#
3 46 (25.56%) C
4 43 (23.89%) SQL
5 36 (20.00%) Java
6 33 (18.33%) MATLAB
7 25 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 22 (12.22%) Assembly Language
9 21 (11.67%) VB
10 20 (11.11%) Embedded C
10 20 (11.11%) Embedded C++
11 13 (7.22%) Python
12 11 (6.11%) VB.NET
13 10 (5.56%) PHP
14 9 (5.00%) Groovy
15 5 (2.78%) T-SQL
16 4 (2.22%) Perl
16 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
16 4 (2.22%) VB6
16 4 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (23.89%) Degree
2 10 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.33%) ISEB
5 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.22%) MCAD
7 3 (1.67%) VCP4
8 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.56%) MCSD
9 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) JTAG
3 2 (1.11%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.56%) DO-254
4 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (12.22%) Firmware
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 42 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (2.22%) Telerik
3 4 (2.22%) Siemens
4 2 (1.11%) Google
4 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.11%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.11%) hybris
4 2 (1.11%) Twitter
4 2 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (0.56%) IBM
5 1 (0.56%) HP
5 1 (0.56%) Borland
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + quick advancement
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago