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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 69 102 72
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 109 68 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.43% 2.17% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 2.23% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 79 52 130
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
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
3081 3048 3437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.98% 97.26% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2396 2511 2827
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Northamptonshire +41 54 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Nottinghamshire +25 31 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Leicestershire -19 11 £50,000 +16.28%
Derbyshire -18 9 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Lincolnshire - 4 £35,000 -
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 203 (96.21%) Software Engineering
2 92 (43.60%) Java
3 91 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (39.81%) C#
5 69 (32.70%) SQL
6 66 (31.28%) C++
7 63 (29.86%) Web Services
8 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
9 59 (27.96%) Scrum
10 57 (27.01%) Mentoring
11 53 (25.12%) SDLC
12 52 (24.64%) User Stories
12 52 (24.64%) OO
13 51 (24.17%) TDD
14 50 (23.70%) C
15 48 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (20.38%) Retail
17 42 (19.91%) MVC
17 42 (19.91%) Linux
18 40 (18.96%) MySQL
19 39 (18.48%) BDD
20 36 (17.06%) Git (software)
20 36 (17.06%) .NET
20 36 (17.06%) SQL Server
21 35 (16.59%) OOP
22 34 (16.11%) XML
22 34 (16.11%) Automotive
22 34 (16.11%) Unit Testing
23 33 (15.64%) Spring
24 32 (15.17%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 16 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.74%) Node.js
3 5 (2.37%) IIS
4 4 (1.90%) Apache
4 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) CICS
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 22 (10.43%) Simulink
1 22 (10.43%) TargetLink
2 14 (6.64%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.90%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.37%) SaaS
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.90%) CloudFront
3 4 (1.90%) Route 53
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) RS-485
2 11 (5.21%) Profibus
2 11 (5.21%) RS-232
3 10 (4.74%) RFID
3 10 (4.74%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.32%) Wireless
5 6 (2.84%) ZigBee
6 3 (1.42%) Modbus
7 2 (0.95%) HTTP
7 2 (0.95%) Internet
8 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.47%) Multicast
8 1 (0.47%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.96%) MySQL
2 36 (17.06%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.37%) Apache Hive
3 24 (11.37%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.79%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.95%) SQLite
9 1 (0.47%) DataStage
9 1 (0.47%) DB2
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 36 (17.06%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.37%) JUnit
3 21 (9.95%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.58%) Artifactory
4 16 (7.58%) GitLab
4 16 (7.58%) Vagrant
5 15 (7.11%) Ant
6 14 (6.64%) Subversion
7 13 (6.16%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.90%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.42%) Maven
10 3 (1.42%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.47%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.47%) gulp
11 1 (0.47%) NUnit
11 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 43 (20.38%) Retail
2 34 (16.11%) Automotive
3 24 (11.37%) Electronics
4 18 (8.53%) Manufacturing
5 14 (6.64%) Finance
6 6 (2.84%) Marketing
7 4 (1.90%) Japanese Language
7 4 (1.90%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.42%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) Legal
9 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.47%) Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.86%) Web Services
2 36 (17.06%) .NET
3 34 (16.11%) XML
4 33 (15.64%) Spring
5 32 (15.17%) HTML
6 28 (13.27%) JSON
6 28 (13.27%) REST
7 25 (11.85%) Spring MVC
8 24 (11.37%) J2EE
9 22 (10.43%) CSS
10 20 (9.48%) ASP.NET
11 16 (7.58%) jQuery
12 15 (7.11%) HTML5
13 11 (5.21%) AngularJS
14 9 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (4.27%) WPF
15 8 (3.79%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.79%) CSS3
15 8 (3.79%) Entity Framework
16 7 (3.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.48%) Data Integration
3 16 (7.58%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (5.21%) CAN bus
5 10 (4.74%) Driving Licence
5 10 (4.74%) Telematics
6 7 (3.32%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.84%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.84%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.84%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.37%) NHS
9 4 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.90%) User Experience
10 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.42%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.42%) Physics
11 2 (0.95%) Animation
11 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.91%) Linux
2 24 (11.37%) Unix
3 17 (8.06%) Windows
4 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Android
5 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (96.21%) Software Engineering
2 91 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (27.96%) Scrum
4 57 (27.01%) Mentoring
5 53 (25.12%) SDLC
6 52 (24.64%) OO
6 52 (24.64%) User Stories
7 51 (24.17%) TDD
8 48 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (19.91%) MVC
10 39 (18.48%) BDD
11 35 (16.59%) OOP
12 34 (16.11%) Unit Testing
13 28 (13.27%) UML
14 26 (12.32%) OOD
15 19 (9.00%) Procedural Programming
16 17 (8.06%) DevOps
17 16 (7.58%) Release Management
18 14 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (5.69%) Clinical Data Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (43.60%) Java
2 84 (39.81%) C#
3 69 (32.70%) SQL
4 66 (31.28%) C++
5 60 (28.44%) JavaScript
6 50 (23.70%) C
7 28 (13.27%) Embedded C
8 26 (12.32%) Assembly Language
9 22 (10.43%) MATLAB
10 21 (9.95%) VBScript
11 19 (9.00%) PHP
12 15 (7.11%) VB
13 12 (5.69%) Embedded C++
14 9 (4.27%) PL/SQL
15 7 (3.32%) Python
16 6 (2.84%) COBOL
17 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
19 1 (0.47%) Delphi
19 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (11.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.42%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (1.42%) PhD
2 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) MISRA
1 10 (4.74%) MISRA C
2 7 (3.32%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.37%) TickIT
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 29 (13.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (7.58%) Ansible
1 16 (7.58%) Terraform
2 4 (1.90%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.47%) SELinux
Vendors
1 29 (13.74%) Oracle
2 21 (9.95%) Informatica
2 21 (9.95%) TIBCO
3 14 (6.64%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.74%) EMC
5 7 (3.32%) hybris
6 5 (2.37%) Telerik
7 1 (0.47%) Apigee
7 1 (0.47%) Borland
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Intel
7 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Solace
7 1 (0.47%) webMethods
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £ neg bonus+bens
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Salary: £ neg+bonus+bens
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Nottingham
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Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year + 10% pension + health
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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