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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 71 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 120 128 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.75% 3.49% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 3.59% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 102 116 121
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3106 3561 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.12% 97.03% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2532 2931 3086
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +28 51 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +13 47 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire -12 16 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Leicestershire -9 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lincolnshire -4 2 £27,250 -22.14% 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 118 (52.21%) Java
3 104 (46.02%) C#
4 96 (42.48%) C++
5 78 (34.51%) SQL
5 78 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (32.74%) C
6 74 (32.74%) Web Services
7 68 (30.09%) JavaScript
8 62 (27.43%) OO
9 60 (26.55%) SDLC
10 56 (24.78%) Scrum
11 55 (24.34%) SQL Server
12 54 (23.89%) Linux
13 48 (21.24%) User Stories
14 46 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (19.91%) XML
15 45 (19.91%) .NET
15 45 (19.91%) TDD
15 45 (19.91%) Mentoring
16 43 (19.03%) Oracle
17 42 (18.58%) Unit Testing
18 40 (17.70%) BDD
18 40 (17.70%) Unix
19 38 (16.81%) MVC
20 37 (16.37%) Firmware
20 37 (16.37%) VBScript
21 36 (15.93%) Data Integration
21 36 (15.93%) Retail
21 36 (15.93%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (9.73%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.21%) Node.js
3 3 (1.33%) Apache
4 2 (0.88%) IIS
4 2 (0.88%) SAS
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.44%) CICS
Applications
1 28 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.41%) Simulink
2 19 (8.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.21%) SaaS
3 4 (1.77%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.77%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.77%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.77%) CloudFront
3 4 (1.77%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.31%) Profibus
1 12 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.87%) RS-485
3 10 (4.42%) RFID
3 10 (4.42%) RS-232
4 5 (2.21%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.21%) Modbus
5 4 (1.77%) Wireless
5 4 (1.77%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.88%) SNMP
6 2 (0.88%) SSL
7 1 (0.44%) Internet
7 1 (0.44%) Multicast
7 1 (0.44%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.93%) MySQL
3 25 (11.06%) Relational Database
4 19 (8.41%) Apache Hive
5 17 (7.52%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (7.52%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (5.31%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.88%) SQLite
10 1 (0.44%) DataStage
10 1 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.44%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.50%) JUnit
3 22 (9.73%) Ant
4 16 (7.08%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.87%) Artifactory
5 11 (4.87%) GitLab
5 11 (4.87%) Vagrant
6 9 (3.98%) Subversion
7 8 (3.54%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.33%) Maven
9 3 (1.33%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.44%) NUnit
11 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (15.93%) Retail
2 31 (13.72%) Electronics
3 24 (10.62%) Automotive
4 9 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.54%) Finance
6 7 (3.10%) Marketing
7 6 (2.65%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.77%) Japanese Language
9 4 (1.77%) Russian Language
10 3 (1.33%) Games
11 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.44%) Banking
12 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (32.74%) Web Services
2 45 (19.91%) .NET
2 45 (19.91%) XML
3 29 (12.83%) JSON
3 29 (12.83%) REST
3 29 (12.83%) Spring
4 26 (11.50%) Spring MVC
5 24 (10.62%) HTML
6 20 (8.85%) CSS
6 20 (8.85%) J2EE
7 18 (7.96%) ASP.NET
8 16 (7.08%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.42%) jQuery
10 9 (3.98%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.54%) CSS3
12 7 (3.10%) HTML5
12 7 (3.10%) Symfony
13 6 (2.65%) Backbone.js
13 6 (2.65%) WCF
14 4 (1.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.93%) Data Integration
2 17 (7.52%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.75%) Driving Licence
5 12 (5.31%) CAN bus
6 11 (4.87%) Telematics
7 8 (3.54%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.77%) Life Science
8 4 (1.77%) User Experience
9 3 (1.33%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.88%) Animation
10 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.89%) Linux
2 40 (17.70%) Unix
3 18 (7.96%) Windows
4 4 (1.77%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 78 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (27.43%) OO
4 60 (26.55%) SDLC
5 56 (24.78%) Scrum
6 48 (21.24%) User Stories
7 46 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (19.91%) Mentoring
8 45 (19.91%) TDD
9 42 (18.58%) Unit Testing
10 40 (17.70%) BDD
11 38 (16.81%) MVC
12 31 (13.72%) OOP
13 26 (11.50%) OOD
14 20 (8.85%) Clinical Data Management
14 20 (8.85%) Data Management
14 20 (8.85%) Procedural Programming
14 20 (8.85%) SOA
15 19 (8.41%) UML
16 18 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 118 (52.21%) Java
2 104 (46.02%) C#
3 96 (42.48%) C++
4 78 (34.51%) SQL
5 74 (32.74%) C
6 68 (30.09%) JavaScript
7 37 (16.37%) VBScript
8 36 (15.93%) Embedded C
9 21 (9.29%) Assembly Language
10 19 (8.41%) Embedded C++
10 19 (8.41%) MATLAB
11 17 (7.52%) PL/SQL
12 12 (5.31%) COBOL
13 11 (4.87%) PHP
13 11 (4.87%) VB
14 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.33%) Ruby
15 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.33%) VC++
16 2 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) HND
2 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) PhD
3 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) MISRA
1 11 (4.87%) MISRA C
2 6 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (16.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.87%) Ansible
1 11 (4.87%) Terraform
2 4 (1.77%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 43 (19.03%) Oracle
2 36 (15.93%) Informatica
2 36 (15.93%) TIBCO
3 13 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.42%) EMC
5 9 (3.98%) hybris
6 1 (0.44%) Apigee
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Intel
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
6 1 (0.44%) Solace
6 1 (0.44%) Telerik
6 1 (0.44%) webMethods
6 1 (0.44%) Zend
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