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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 81 43 75
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 114 183 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.95% 4.92% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 5.10% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 101 121 88
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
3727 3591 3088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 96.48% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 2968 2590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +38 52 £37,000 -12.94% 10
Derbyshire -28 26 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Nottinghamshire -60 26 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leicestershire +4 7 £24,500 -38.75% 2
Lincolnshire +7 4 £27,000 -46.00%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 242 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 143 (54.17%) C#
3 126 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (45.08%) SQL
5 108 (40.91%) C++
6 79 (29.92%) Scrum
6 79 (29.92%) TDD
7 70 (26.52%) Java
8 69 (26.14%) C
9 65 (24.62%) OO
10 61 (23.11%) .NET
10 61 (23.11%) Web Services
11 60 (22.73%) BDD
11 60 (22.73%) SDLC
12 58 (21.97%) MVC
13 57 (21.59%) Git (software)
14 54 (20.45%) Degree
15 53 (20.08%) User Stories
16 52 (19.70%) Computer Science
17 50 (18.94%) OOP
17 50 (18.94%) Mentoring
18 48 (18.18%) Windows
18 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET
19 47 (17.80%) Linux
20 45 (17.05%) UNIX
21 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 41 (15.53%) HTML
22 41 (15.53%) JavaScript
22 41 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
23 40 (15.15%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.52%) IIS
2 4 (1.52%) Node.js
3 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.14%) JBoss
4 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 36 (13.64%) Simulink
2 34 (12.88%) TargetLink
3 13 (4.92%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.33%) Profibus
2 5 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.14%) GSM
4 2 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.76%) VPN
4 2 (0.76%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) RFID
5 1 (0.38%) Modbus
5 1 (0.38%) ISDN
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.77%) MySQL
2 36 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 26 (9.85%) MongoDB
3 26 (9.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.27%) SQLite
5 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.98%) Visual Studio
3 23 (8.71%) JUnit
4 16 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.03%) Moq
5 8 (3.03%) Bugzilla
5 8 (3.03%) NUnit
6 6 (2.27%) LabVIEW
6 6 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.52%) Selenium
8 3 (1.14%) Subversion
8 3 (1.14%) GDB
8 3 (1.14%) WinDbg
8 3 (1.14%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.38%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.38%) GitLab
10 1 (0.38%) gulp
10 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 40 (15.15%) Automotive
1 40 (15.15%) Retail
2 33 (12.50%) Electronics
3 18 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.92%) Finance
5 12 (4.55%) Games
6 4 (1.52%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.11%) .NET
1 61 (23.11%) Web Services
2 48 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 41 (15.53%) HTML
4 39 (14.77%) JSON
5 37 (14.02%) WCF
5 37 (14.02%) WPF
6 33 (12.50%) Spring
7 32 (12.12%) REST
8 31 (11.74%) Spring MVC
8 31 (11.74%) J2EE
9 23 (8.71%) CSS
10 19 (7.20%) XML
10 19 (7.20%) .NET Framework
11 18 (6.82%) WinForms
12 17 (6.44%) Entity Framework
12 17 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (5.30%) LINQ
13 14 (5.30%) jQuery
14 9 (3.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.70%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.71%) Telematics
2 23 (8.71%) Mathematics
2 23 (8.71%) CAN bus
3 17 (6.44%) Physics
4 11 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (3.79%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.41%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.03%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.89%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.14%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.76%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.18%) Windows
2 47 (17.80%) Linux
3 45 (17.05%) UNIX
4 5 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.52%) Android
5 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.52%) Solaris
6 2 (0.76%) AIX
6 2 (0.76%) HPUX
6 2 (0.76%) IRIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 126 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.92%) TDD
3 79 (29.92%) Scrum
4 65 (24.62%) OO
5 60 (22.73%) BDD
5 60 (22.73%) SDLC
6 58 (21.97%) MVC
7 53 (20.08%) User Stories
8 50 (18.94%) Mentoring
8 50 (18.94%) OOP
9 41 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (14.77%) Procedural Programming
11 38 (14.39%) UML
12 35 (13.26%) OOD
13 32 (12.12%) Unit Testing
14 29 (10.98%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (5.68%) Image Processing
16 12 (4.55%) Pattern Recognition
17 10 (3.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 143 (54.17%) C#
2 119 (45.08%) SQL
3 108 (40.91%) C++
4 70 (26.52%) Java
5 69 (26.14%) C
6 41 (15.53%) JavaScript
7 36 (13.64%) MATLAB
8 32 (12.12%) Assembly Language
9 31 (11.74%) Embedded C
10 27 (10.23%) Python
11 25 (9.47%) Embedded C++
12 21 (7.95%) VB
13 19 (7.20%) VB.NET
14 16 (6.06%) COBOL
15 12 (4.55%) T-SQL
16 9 (3.41%) PHP
17 7 (2.65%) Perl
18 5 (1.89%) Delphi
19 2 (0.76%) R
20 1 (0.38%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 54 (20.45%) Degree
2 16 (6.06%) PhD
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.14%) MCPD
4 3 (1.14%) MCSD
5 1 (0.38%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) TickIT
4 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 32 (12.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.58%) Oracle
3 2 (0.76%) Borland
3 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (0.76%) HP
3 2 (0.76%) Remedy
3 2 (0.76%) VMware
4 1 (0.38%) Kronos
4 1 (0.38%) Google
4 1 (0.38%) Infor
4 1 (0.38%) Twitter
4 1 (0.38%) CA
4 1 (0.38%) Informatica
4 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.38%) IBM
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £60k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: 9 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago