The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 84 61 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 82 118 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.88% 3.75% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.85% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 60
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
2750 3065 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.63% 97.46% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 2391 2549
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,458 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -7 28 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Leicestershire +5 18 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Derbyshire +15 15 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Northamptonshire -23 14 £35,000 -7.28%
Lincolnshire +1 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 147 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 73 (49.66%) C#
3 65 (44.22%) C++
4 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (31.29%) .NET
6 45 (30.61%) Linux
7 44 (29.93%) Java
8 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 39 (26.53%) SQL
10 37 (25.17%) HTML
11 34 (23.13%) OO
11 34 (23.13%) Scrum
12 32 (21.77%) Windows
12 32 (21.77%) C
13 31 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (19.05%) Computer Science
15 26 (17.69%) Degree
15 26 (17.69%) Web Services
15 26 (17.69%) CSS
16 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET
17 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
18 20 (13.61%) Finance
18 20 (13.61%) UML
18 20 (13.61%) OOP
18 20 (13.61%) Python
19 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
20 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
20 18 (12.24%) XML
20 18 (12.24%) Multithreading
21 17 (11.56%) jQuery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.40%) SAS
2 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) Jetty
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.12%) Simulink
3 5 (3.40%) SPSS
4 3 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.48%) IPv6
2 11 (7.48%) Network Security
3 7 (4.76%) FlexRay
4 4 (2.72%) HTTP
4 4 (2.72%) Internet
4 4 (2.72%) RS-485
4 4 (2.72%) RTP
4 4 (2.72%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.20%) MySQL
3 9 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.08%) DB2
7 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.36%) Big Data
8 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) Redis
9 1 (0.68%) Riak
9 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) NUnit
2 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.84%) JUnit
3 13 (8.84%) Visual Studio
4 12 (8.16%) MSTest
5 7 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (4.08%) Selenium
7 5 (3.40%) JIRA
8 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.72%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.72%) Subversion
9 3 (2.04%) GCC
9 3 (2.04%) PVCS
10 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.68%) TestNG
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (13.61%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Electronics
3 10 (6.80%) Automotive
3 10 (6.80%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.12%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.12%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.29%) .NET
2 37 (25.17%) HTML
3 26 (17.69%) CSS
3 26 (17.69%) Web Services
4 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET
5 18 (12.24%) XML
6 17 (11.56%) jQuery
7 15 (10.20%) WPF
7 15 (10.20%) XSLT
8 14 (9.52%) WCF
9 13 (8.84%) HTML5
9 13 (8.84%) LINQ
10 12 (8.16%) JSON
10 12 (8.16%) RESTful
10 12 (8.16%) Silverlight
10 12 (8.16%) SOAP
10 12 (8.16%) WF
11 11 (7.48%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.48%) J2EE
12 9 (6.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.16%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.76%) CAN bus
4 5 (3.40%) Device Driver
5 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.04%) Life Science
6 3 (2.04%) User Experience
6 3 (2.04%) VLE
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.61%) Linux
2 32 (21.77%) Windows
3 11 (7.48%) Android
3 11 (7.48%) Mac OS
4 10 (6.80%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (6.80%) Unix
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.13%) OO
3 34 (23.13%) Scrum
4 31 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (13.61%) OOP
5 20 (13.61%) UML
6 18 (12.24%) Multithreading
7 16 (10.88%) Physics
8 13 (8.84%) MVC
8 13 (8.84%) MVVM
8 13 (8.84%) TDD
9 12 (8.16%) DSDM
9 12 (8.16%) Mathematics
9 12 (8.16%) RUP
9 12 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.16%) Software Architecture
9 12 (8.16%) Use Case
10 11 (7.48%) SDLC
11 9 (6.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 73 (49.66%) C#
2 65 (44.22%) C++
3 44 (29.93%) Java
4 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 39 (26.53%) SQL
6 32 (21.77%) C
7 20 (13.61%) Python
8 17 (11.56%) Bash Shell
9 14 (9.52%) PL/SQL
9 14 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 13 (8.84%) Embedded C
10 13 (8.84%) PHP
11 12 (8.16%) Embedded C++
11 12 (8.16%) Perl
12 11 (7.48%) Groovy
12 11 (7.48%) Ruby
13 9 (6.12%) MATLAB
14 7 (4.76%) R
15 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
16 3 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (17.69%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) SC Cleared
2 11 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.44%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) JTAG
2 10 (6.80%) MISRA
3 7 (4.76%) ISO26262
4 5 (3.40%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.40%) TickIT
5 4 (2.72%) QA
6 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Docker
2 4 (2.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
1 1 (0.68%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle
3 5 (3.40%) Tableau
4 4 (2.72%) Freescale
5 3 (2.04%) Embarcadero
6 2 (1.36%) IBM
6 2 (1.36%) Informatica
6 2 (1.36%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.36%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.68%) hybris
7 1 (0.68%) Perforce
7 1 (0.68%) Talend
7 1 (0.68%) WSO2
7 1 (0.68%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.68%) Zend
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £39,324 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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