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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 55 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 160 96 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.37% 2.99% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 3.14% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 83 95
Average salary £37,750 £36,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £50,000
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
3527 3062 3226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.39% 95.27% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2588 2795
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 £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +30 79 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Derbyshire +24 51 £37,500 +1.35% 3
Northamptonshire -50 14 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Leicestershire -4 12 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Lincolnshire +6 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 331 (89.95%) Software Engineering
2 235 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (41.85%) C#
4 144 (39.13%) Finance
5 141 (38.32%) Scrum
6 122 (33.15%) C++
7 117 (31.79%) Eclipse
8 104 (28.26%) Git (software)
9 101 (27.45%) Subversion
10 100 (27.17%) Oracle
11 97 (26.36%) Degree
12 94 (25.54%) Java
12 94 (25.54%) .NET
13 87 (23.64%) Hudson
14 86 (23.37%) HTML
15 84 (22.83%) SOA
16 81 (22.01%) J2EE
17 78 (21.20%) Middleware
18 77 (20.92%) JDeveloper
18 77 (20.92%) Oracle Fusion
19 75 (20.38%) CSS
19 75 (20.38%) JavaScript
19 75 (20.38%) Windows
20 73 (19.84%) Games
21 72 (19.57%) C
22 65 (17.66%) Linux
23 64 (17.39%) Objective-C
24 63 (17.12%) Xcode
25 62 (16.85%) SSL
26 61 (16.58%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 49 (13.32%) Oracle Service Bus
2 27 (7.34%) Apache
3 18 (4.89%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.53%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.26%) GlassFish
5 12 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (2.99%) CMS
7 7 (1.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 33 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.82%) Simulink
4 2 (0.54%) MS Office
5 1 (0.27%) Maya
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (10.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.34%) GitHub
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (16.85%) SSL
2 9 (2.45%) Network Security
3 3 (0.82%) IPv6
4 2 (0.54%) HTTP
4 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.54%) Wireless
5 1 (0.27%) Profibus
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) VoIP
5 1 (0.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 43 (11.68%) MySQL
3 39 (10.60%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.63%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.27%) MS Access
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) SQLite
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 117 (31.79%) Eclipse
2 104 (28.26%) Git (software)
3 101 (27.45%) Subversion
4 87 (23.64%) Hudson
5 77 (20.92%) JDeveloper
6 63 (17.12%) Xcode
7 36 (9.78%) Visual Studio
8 30 (8.15%) Jenkins
9 19 (5.16%) Maven
10 15 (4.08%) IntelliJ
11 13 (3.53%) Ant
12 12 (3.26%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.72%) Gradle
13 10 (2.72%) WinDbg
13 10 (2.72%) NetBeans
14 9 (2.45%) NUnit
14 9 (2.45%) JIRA
15 8 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (1.63%) MSBuild
17 4 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 144 (39.13%) Finance
2 73 (19.84%) Games
3 19 (5.16%) Military
4 17 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.35%) Electronics
6 5 (1.36%) Automotive
7 4 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (25.54%) .NET
2 86 (23.37%) HTML
3 81 (22.01%) J2EE
4 78 (21.20%) Middleware
5 77 (20.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 75 (20.38%) CSS
7 61 (16.58%) HTML5
8 59 (16.03%) CSS3
9 48 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 40 (10.87%) XML
11 39 (10.60%) JMS
12 30 (8.15%) jQuery
13 29 (7.88%) .NET Framework
14 20 (5.43%) OpenGL
15 17 (4.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (4.35%) WCF
16 16 (4.35%) Spring
16 16 (4.35%) XSD
16 16 (4.35%) XSL
17 15 (4.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.76%) User Experience
2 28 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 27 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (7.07%) Firmware
4 26 (7.07%) Device Driver
5 17 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 16 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 16 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
7 15 (4.08%) Streaming Video
8 14 (3.80%) Visualisation
9 12 (3.26%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.72%) MPEG
11 9 (2.45%) VHDL
12 8 (2.17%) Physics
12 8 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.36%) Chemistry
13 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.09%) SCADA
15 3 (0.82%) Open Source
16 2 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (20.38%) Windows
2 65 (17.66%) Linux
3 22 (5.98%) Android
4 18 (4.89%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
6 12 (3.26%) Solaris
7 10 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.45%) Mac OS
8 9 (2.45%) UNIX
9 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.09%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (89.95%) Software Engineering
2 235 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (38.32%) Scrum
4 84 (22.83%) SOA
5 57 (15.49%) BPEL
6 55 (14.95%) TDD
7 43 (11.68%) MVC
8 41 (11.14%) OO
9 26 (7.07%) Multithreading
10 21 (5.71%) Web Development
11 19 (5.16%) Automated Testing
12 18 (4.89%) Software Testing
13 17 (4.62%) iOS Development
14 16 (4.35%) UML
14 16 (4.35%) Kanban
15 15 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.08%) OOD
16 13 (3.53%) Configuration Management
16 13 (3.53%) BPMN
16 13 (3.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.85%) C#
2 122 (33.15%) C++
3 94 (25.54%) Java
4 75 (20.38%) JavaScript
5 72 (19.57%) C
6 64 (17.39%) Objective-C
7 44 (11.96%) SQL
8 33 (8.97%) Python
9 28 (7.61%) Embedded C
10 21 (5.71%) Groovy
11 14 (3.80%) Assembly Language
12 12 (3.26%) Perl
13 11 (2.99%) Ruby
14 10 (2.72%) Embedded C++
14 10 (2.72%) VB
15 9 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.45%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.45%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.63%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 97 (26.36%) Degree
2 12 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.17%) ISEB
5 5 (1.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.45%) JTAG
2 3 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 12 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (3.53%) Puppet
1 13 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 100 (27.17%) Oracle
2 41 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.99%) Adobe
4 8 (2.17%) Telerik
5 7 (1.90%) Perforce
6 6 (1.63%) Google
7 2 (0.54%) JBoss
7 2 (0.54%) Remedy
7 2 (0.54%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.27%) SAP
8 1 (0.27%) Siemens
8 1 (0.27%) Borland
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.27%) hybris
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