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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 39 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 205 107 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.43% 3.28% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 3.43% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 129 91 97
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
3635 3118 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.29% 95.44% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 2631 2853
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +41 117 £35,000 +2.94% 6
Derbyshire +28 52 £37,500 +2.73% 5
Northamptonshire -44 18 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Leicestershire -14 13 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Lincolnshire +13 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 350 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 176 (45.71%) C#
3 147 (38.18%) Scrum
4 146 (37.92%) Finance
5 128 (33.25%) C++
6 120 (31.17%) Eclipse
7 109 (28.31%) .NET
8 104 (27.01%) Git (software)
9 101 (26.23%) Oracle
9 101 (26.23%) Subversion
10 100 (25.97%) Degree
11 93 (24.16%) Java
12 90 (23.38%) Hudson
13 86 (22.34%) HTML
13 86 (22.34%) SOA
14 83 (21.56%) J2EE
15 80 (20.78%) Middleware
15 80 (20.78%) JDeveloper
15 80 (20.78%) Oracle Fusion
16 78 (20.26%) C
16 78 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
17 76 (19.74%) Games
17 76 (19.74%) JavaScript
17 76 (19.74%) CSS
18 75 (19.48%) Windows
19 67 (17.40%) Objective-C
20 66 (17.14%) Xcode
21 64 (16.62%) SSL
22 62 (16.10%) Linux
22 62 (16.10%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 51 (13.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 24 (6.23%) Apache
3 19 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.86%) CMS
6 10 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.34%) GlassFish
7 9 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (2.08%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 42 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.12%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.78%) Simulink
4 2 (0.52%) MS Office
5 1 (0.26%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) Maya
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (10.65%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.53%) GitHub
2 3 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (16.62%) SSL
2 9 (2.34%) Network Security
3 3 (0.78%) HTTP
3 3 (0.78%) IPv6
4 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.52%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.52%) Wireless
5 1 (0.26%) Profibus
5 1 (0.26%) LAN
5 1 (0.26%) VoIP
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.26%) FTP
5 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.99%) MongoDB
2 47 (12.21%) SQL Server
3 43 (11.17%) MySQL
4 14 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.30%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.52%) SQLite
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 120 (31.17%) Eclipse
2 104 (27.01%) Git (software)
3 101 (26.23%) Subversion
4 90 (23.38%) Hudson
5 80 (20.78%) JDeveloper
6 66 (17.14%) Xcode
7 45 (11.69%) Visual Studio
8 27 (7.01%) Jenkins
9 19 (4.94%) Maven
10 15 (3.90%) IntelliJ
11 13 (3.38%) Ant
12 11 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (2.86%) NUnit
13 10 (2.60%) JIRA
13 10 (2.60%) NetBeans
13 10 (2.60%) WinDbg
13 10 (2.60%) Gradle
14 9 (2.34%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.56%) MSBuild
16 4 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 146 (37.92%) Finance
2 76 (19.74%) Games
3 21 (5.45%) Electronics
4 20 (5.19%) Military
5 14 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.30%) Automotive
7 4 (1.04%) Advertising
7 4 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (28.31%) .NET
2 86 (22.34%) HTML
3 83 (21.56%) J2EE
4 80 (20.78%) Middleware
4 80 (20.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 76 (19.74%) CSS
6 61 (15.84%) HTML5
7 60 (15.58%) CSS3
8 55 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 37 (9.61%) XML
10 36 (9.35%) JMS
11 32 (8.31%) .NET Framework
12 28 (7.27%) jQuery
13 27 (7.01%) WPF
14 20 (5.19%) WCF
15 19 (4.94%) OpenGL
16 16 (4.16%) XSD
16 16 (4.16%) XSL
17 15 (3.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (3.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.75%) Firmware
3 25 (6.49%) Device Driver
4 20 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 15 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
5 15 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (3.64%) Streaming Video
7 13 (3.38%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.60%) MPEG
8 10 (2.60%) Physics
9 8 (2.08%) VHDL
9 8 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.30%) Chemistry
11 3 (0.78%) Open Source
11 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.52%) SCADA
12 2 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.26%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.48%) Windows
2 62 (16.10%) Linux
3 23 (5.97%) Android
4 20 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (2.86%) UNIX
7 9 (2.34%) Mac OS
7 9 (2.34%) Solaris
8 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.04%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 147 (38.18%) Scrum
3 86 (22.34%) SOA
4 78 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (16.10%) TDD
6 59 (15.32%) BPEL
7 48 (12.47%) OO
8 47 (12.21%) MVC
9 32 (8.31%) Multithreading
10 22 (5.71%) Web Development
11 21 (5.45%) Software Testing
12 19 (4.94%) iOS Development
13 18 (4.68%) Automated Testing
14 17 (4.42%) OOD
14 17 (4.42%) UML
15 16 (4.16%) Kanban
16 15 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (3.64%) Integration Testing
18 13 (3.38%) BPMN
18 13 (3.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 176 (45.71%) C#
2 128 (33.25%) C++
3 93 (24.16%) Java
4 78 (20.26%) C
5 76 (19.74%) JavaScript
6 67 (17.40%) Objective-C
7 48 (12.47%) SQL
8 32 (8.31%) Python
9 30 (7.79%) Embedded C
10 18 (4.68%) Groovy
11 14 (3.64%) Assembly Language
12 11 (2.86%) Ruby
12 11 (2.86%) Perl
13 10 (2.60%) VB
13 10 (2.60%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.34%) Bash Shell
15 8 (2.08%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.82%) Delphi
17 6 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (25.97%) Degree
2 12 (3.12%) SC Cleared
2 12 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.08%) ISEB
4 7 (1.82%) PhD
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.34%) JTAG
2 4 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (3.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (26.23%) Oracle
2 49 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.12%) Adobe
4 7 (1.82%) Perforce
5 6 (1.56%) Google
5 6 (1.56%) Telerik
6 2 (0.52%) JBoss
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy
6 2 (0.52%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.26%) Borland
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days hol, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Life Assurance, Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 10 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Chesterfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
East Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago