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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 59 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 149 190 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.21% 5.17% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 5.36% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 127 113 110
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 £30,000 £20,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3403 3542 2993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.21% 96.30% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2818 2990 2571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,937
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Northamptonshire +31 62 £40,000 +33.33% 11
Derbyshire +21 31 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -47 31 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Leicestershire +6 17 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Lincolnshire -6 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 220 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 135 (58.70%) C#
3 98 (42.61%) C++
4 92 (40.00%) SQL
5 88 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (27.83%) Microsoft
7 63 (27.39%) .NET
8 60 (26.09%) Scrum
9 57 (24.78%) C
10 56 (24.35%) TDD
11 52 (22.61%) Web Services
11 52 (22.61%) OO
12 50 (21.74%) MVC
13 49 (21.30%) Java
14 48 (20.87%) WCF
15 47 (20.43%) ASP.NET
16 45 (19.57%) WPF
17 44 (19.13%) Degree
18 43 (18.70%) Unit Testing
19 40 (17.39%) Windows
19 40 (17.39%) MATLAB
20 37 (16.09%) Simulink
20 37 (16.09%) UML
20 37 (16.09%) OOP
20 37 (16.09%) Computer Science
20 37 (16.09%) Git (software)
20 37 (16.09%) SDLC
21 35 (15.22%) BDD
22 33 (14.35%) Linux
22 33 (14.35%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.43%) Node.js
3 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (16.09%) Simulink
2 33 (14.35%) TargetLink
3 15 (6.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.13%) Profibus
2 3 (1.30%) Skype
2 3 (1.30%) IPv6
2 3 (1.30%) Network Security
3 2 (0.87%) SAN
3 2 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.43%) GSM
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.87%) Apache Hive
2 24 (10.43%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.57%) MySQL
4 14 (6.09%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.74%) SQLite
6 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.43%) MS Access
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.74%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (7.39%) JUnit
5 8 (3.48%) Moq
5 8 (3.48%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.48%) NUnit
6 7 (3.04%) Bugzilla
7 6 (2.61%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.17%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.17%) Selenium
9 4 (1.74%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.43%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.43%) Sublime Text
11 1 (0.43%) GitLab
11 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
General
1 31 (13.48%) Retail
2 30 (13.04%) Automotive
3 26 (11.30%) Electronics
4 16 (6.96%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.04%) Finance
6 5 (2.17%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.74%) Games
8 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Marketing
9 2 (0.87%) Military
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.39%) .NET
2 52 (22.61%) Web Services
3 48 (20.87%) WCF
4 47 (20.43%) ASP.NET
5 45 (19.57%) WPF
6 33 (14.35%) HTML
7 32 (13.91%) JSON
8 26 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (10.87%) CSS
10 22 (9.57%) REST
10 22 (9.57%) .NET Framework
11 20 (8.70%) XML
12 19 (8.26%) J2EE
13 18 (7.83%) Spring MVC
13 18 (7.83%) Spring
14 17 (7.39%) LINQ
14 17 (7.39%) Entity Framework
15 14 (6.09%) WinForms
16 10 (4.35%) jQuery
17 9 (3.91%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.13%) Telematics
2 21 (9.13%) CAN bus
3 15 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.78%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.48%) Physics
5 8 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.04%) Device Driver
6 7 (3.04%) SCADA
7 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.87%) GIS
12 1 (0.43%) User Experience
12 1 (0.43%) MPEG
12 1 (0.43%) VHDL
12 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.39%) Windows
2 33 (14.35%) Linux
3 27 (11.74%) UNIX
4 3 (1.30%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.30%) Android
5 2 (0.87%) IRIX
5 2 (0.87%) AIX
5 2 (0.87%) HPUX
5 2 (0.87%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 88 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (26.09%) Scrum
4 56 (24.35%) TDD
5 52 (22.61%) OO
6 50 (21.74%) MVC
7 43 (18.70%) Unit Testing
8 37 (16.09%) UML
8 37 (16.09%) OOP
8 37 (16.09%) SDLC
9 35 (15.22%) BDD
10 33 (14.35%) User Stories
11 30 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (12.17%) Mentoring
13 27 (11.74%) Automated Testing
14 23 (10.00%) Procedural Programming
15 22 (9.57%) Use Case
16 20 (8.70%) OOD
17 19 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 12 (5.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 135 (58.70%) C#
2 98 (42.61%) C++
3 92 (40.00%) SQL
4 57 (24.78%) C
5 49 (21.30%) Java
6 40 (17.39%) MATLAB
7 31 (13.48%) JavaScript
8 26 (11.30%) Embedded C
8 26 (11.30%) Embedded C++
9 25 (10.87%) Assembly Language
10 20 (8.70%) Python
11 19 (8.26%) VB.NET
12 18 (7.83%) VB
13 12 (5.22%) COBOL
14 10 (4.35%) T-SQL
15 8 (3.48%) Perl
16 6 (2.61%) PHP
17 4 (1.74%) VB6
17 4 (1.74%) Ruby
18 3 (1.30%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (19.13%) Degree
2 8 (3.48%) PhD
3 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.17%) ISEB
5 4 (1.74%) MCAD
6 3 (1.30%) MCSD
6 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.04%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) JTAG
3 2 (0.87%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (13.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.43%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 64 (27.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.22%) Oracle
3 3 (1.30%) Twitter
3 3 (1.30%) Google
3 3 (1.30%) Telerik
4 2 (0.87%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.87%) VMware
4 2 (0.87%) HP
4 2 (0.87%) Remedy
5 1 (0.43%) IBM
5 1 (0.43%) Borland
5 1 (0.43%) CA
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