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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 78 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 97 177 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.76% 4.89% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 5.04% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 68 148 108
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
3330 3511 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.82% 97.04% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 2908 2639
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -7 31 £31,500 -16.00% 4
Derbyshire +1 27 £40,000 +9.58% 5
Leicestershire +8 22 £40,250 +0.62% 3
Northamptonshire -50 15 £36,500 -7.00% 2
Lincolnshire +19 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 215 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 112 (43.41%) C++
3 110 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (38.76%) C#
5 69 (26.74%) Windows
6 66 (25.58%) Java
7 64 (24.81%) C
8 63 (24.42%) Linux
8 63 (24.42%) Degree
9 60 (23.26%) .NET
9 60 (23.26%) Finance
10 57 (22.09%) Scrum
11 53 (20.54%) HTML
12 50 (19.38%) XML
13 47 (18.22%) Git (software)
14 45 (17.44%) Subversion
15 42 (16.28%) SQL
15 42 (16.28%) Games
16 40 (15.50%) Microsoft
17 36 (13.95%) CSS
18 35 (13.57%) HTML5
18 35 (13.57%) Oracle
19 32 (12.40%) JavaScript
20 31 (12.02%) Jenkins
21 30 (11.63%) Eclipse
21 30 (11.63%) jQuery
21 30 (11.63%) TDD
22 29 (11.24%) OO
23 28 (10.85%) Web Development
23 28 (10.85%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (7.75%) Apache
2 15 (5.81%) CMS
3 13 (5.04%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (3.88%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.88%) GlassFish
4 10 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (3.88%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.16%) IIS
6 2 (0.78%) JBoss
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.43%) Simulink
3 11 (4.26%) TargetLink
4 4 (1.55%) MS Office
5 3 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.88%) SSL
2 8 (3.10%) Profibus
3 7 (2.71%) Network Security
4 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.94%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.16%) IPv6
7 2 (0.78%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.78%) LAN
7 2 (0.78%) WAN
7 2 (0.78%) Wireless
8 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
8 1 (0.39%) FTP
8 1 (0.39%) HTTP
8 1 (0.39%) Internet
8 1 (0.39%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.88%) MySQL
5 9 (3.49%) Data Mining
5 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) MS Access
8 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 45 (17.44%) Subversion
3 31 (12.02%) Jenkins
4 30 (11.63%) Eclipse
5 25 (9.69%) Hudson
6 23 (8.91%) Maven
7 20 (7.75%) IntelliJ
8 19 (7.36%) Visual Studio
9 16 (6.20%) NetBeans
10 15 (5.81%) Gradle
11 10 (3.88%) Cucumber
11 10 (3.88%) Ant
11 10 (3.88%) JDeveloper
12 7 (2.71%) Selenium
13 6 (2.33%) WinDbg
14 4 (1.55%) LabVIEW
15 3 (1.16%) FitNesse
15 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (1.16%) MSBuild
16 2 (0.78%) Mocha
General
1 60 (23.26%) Finance
2 42 (16.28%) Games
3 26 (10.08%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.43%) Electronics
5 10 (3.88%) Aerospace
5 10 (3.88%) Automotive
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) French Language
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Military
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.26%) .NET
2 53 (20.54%) HTML
3 50 (19.38%) XML
4 36 (13.95%) CSS
5 35 (13.57%) HTML5
6 30 (11.63%) jQuery
7 28 (10.85%) .NET Framework
8 24 (9.30%) CSS3
9 23 (8.91%) WPF
9 23 (8.91%) J2EE
10 22 (8.53%) Spring
11 20 (7.75%) WCF
12 15 (5.81%) OpenGL
13 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET
13 13 (5.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (4.26%) Direct3D
14 11 (4.26%) XSD
14 11 (4.26%) XSL
14 11 (4.26%) Middleware
15 10 (3.88%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.81%) User Experience
4 14 (5.43%) Device Driver
5 12 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (4.26%) 3D Graphics
6 11 (4.26%) Streaming Video
6 11 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.88%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.10%) Telematics
8 8 (3.10%) CAN bus
9 7 (2.71%) MPEG
9 7 (2.71%) SCADA
10 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.94%) Chemistry
12 4 (1.55%) Mathematics
13 3 (1.16%) Physics
13 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (1.16%) Open Source
13 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.74%) Windows
2 63 (24.42%) Linux
3 24 (9.30%) Android
4 17 (6.59%) UNIX
5 13 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (3.88%) Solaris
8 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.71%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.94%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.39%) AIX
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 110 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (22.09%) Scrum
4 30 (11.63%) TDD
5 29 (11.24%) OO
6 28 (10.85%) Web Development
7 23 (8.91%) UML
8 21 (8.14%) Unit Testing
9 20 (7.75%) Multithreading
10 16 (6.20%) Web Application Development
11 15 (5.81%) Build Automation
11 15 (5.81%) Content Management
11 15 (5.81%) Automated Testing
12 14 (5.43%) OOD
12 14 (5.43%) SOA
13 12 (4.65%) Project Management
13 12 (4.65%) User Stories
14 11 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.26%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 112 (43.41%) C++
2 100 (38.76%) C#
3 66 (25.58%) Java
4 64 (24.81%) C
5 42 (16.28%) SQL
6 32 (12.40%) JavaScript
7 27 (10.47%) Embedded C
8 20 (7.75%) Python
8 20 (7.75%) VB
9 19 (7.36%) Assembly Language
10 18 (6.98%) MATLAB
11 17 (6.59%) Groovy
12 15 (5.81%) Embedded C++
13 11 (4.26%) PHP
13 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
14 10 (3.88%) Perl
15 7 (2.71%) Ruby
15 7 (2.71%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.55%) VB6
16 4 (1.55%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (24.42%) Degree
2 13 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.55%) MCAD
6 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) MCSD
7 1 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) QA
1 7 (2.71%) JTAG
2 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.39%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.39%) DO-254
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (9.30%) Firmware
2 10 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Puppet
1 10 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.57%) Oracle
3 10 (3.88%) Telerik
4 5 (1.94%) Google
5 4 (1.55%) Siemens
6 3 (1.16%) SAP
7 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.78%) Borland
7 2 (0.78%) hybris
8 1 (0.39%) Perforce
8 1 (0.39%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) HP
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