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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 76 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 112 180 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.10% 4.55% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.76% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 102 141 109
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,050
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
3472 3779 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.15% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2858 3119 2601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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
Northamptonshire +2 36 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Derbyshire +17 27 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Nottinghamshire -53 23 £38,750 +3.33% 10
Leicestershire +12 20 £40,500 +15.71% 2
Lincolnshire -2 6 £36,000 +2.85%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 172 (88.21%) Software Engineering
2 95 (48.72%) C#
3 87 (44.62%) C++
4 62 (31.79%) SQL
5 54 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
6 51 (26.15%) .NET
7 50 (25.64%) C
8 43 (22.05%) Windows
9 41 (21.03%) Scrum
9 41 (21.03%) Degree
10 40 (20.51%) MATLAB
11 39 (20.00%) HTML
12 38 (19.49%) Linux
12 38 (19.49%) WCF
13 37 (18.97%) WPF
14 36 (18.46%) UML
14 36 (18.46%) Simulink
15 34 (17.44%) Java
16 33 (16.92%) OO
17 32 (16.41%) JavaScript
17 32 (16.41%) Unit Testing
17 32 (16.41%) TDD
17 32 (16.41%) TargetLink
18 31 (15.90%) Web Services
18 31 (15.90%) MVC
19 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET
20 28 (14.36%) CSS
20 28 (14.36%) Firmware
21 27 (13.85%) Automotive

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (2.05%) IIS
2 3 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) JBoss
4 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 36 (18.46%) Simulink
2 32 (16.41%) TargetLink
3 11 (5.64%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.26%) Profibus
2 4 (2.05%) IPv6
2 4 (2.05%) Network Security
3 3 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.54%) Skype
4 2 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.03%) SAN
5 1 (0.51%) CTI
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) LAN
5 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.67%) MySQL
3 9 (4.62%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.03%) SQLite
6 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.51%) MS Access
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.10%) JUnit
5 7 (3.59%) Subversion
6 6 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.08%) Ranorex
7 5 (2.56%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.56%) Moq
7 5 (2.56%) NUnit
7 5 (2.56%) Selenium
7 5 (2.56%) TestComplete
8 4 (2.05%) Maven
9 3 (1.54%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.54%) LabVIEW
9 3 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.54%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.54%) Gradle
9 3 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 27 (13.85%) Automotive
2 19 (9.74%) Electronics
3 16 (8.21%) Manufacturing
4 15 (7.69%) Retail
5 8 (4.10%) Games
5 8 (4.10%) Finance
6 7 (3.59%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.54%) Military
8 2 (1.03%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) Avionics
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.15%) .NET
2 39 (20.00%) HTML
3 38 (19.49%) WCF
4 37 (18.97%) WPF
5 31 (15.90%) Web Services
6 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 28 (14.36%) CSS
8 24 (12.31%) XML
9 20 (10.26%) JSON
10 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (8.21%) .NET Framework
12 13 (6.67%) REST
13 12 (6.15%) jQuery
13 12 (6.15%) HTML5
13 12 (6.15%) J2EE
14 11 (5.64%) Spring
14 11 (5.64%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.64%) LINQ
15 8 (4.10%) WinForms
15 8 (4.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.26%) Telematics
2 20 (10.26%) CAN bus
3 8 (4.10%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.59%) SCADA
5 6 (3.08%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.56%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.05%) User Experience
8 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.54%) Physics
8 3 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.03%) MPEG
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) VHDL
10 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.05%) Windows
2 38 (19.49%) Linux
3 23 (11.79%) UNIX
4 8 (4.10%) Android
5 4 (2.05%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.03%) IRIX
6 2 (1.03%) AIX
6 2 (1.03%) HPUX
6 2 (1.03%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (88.21%) Software Engineering
2 54 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.03%) Scrum
4 36 (18.46%) UML
5 33 (16.92%) OO
6 32 (16.41%) TDD
6 32 (16.41%) Unit Testing
7 31 (15.90%) MVC
8 26 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 21 (10.77%) OOP
10 20 (10.26%) Use Case
11 18 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (8.72%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.69%) BDD
14 14 (7.18%) User Stories
15 12 (6.15%) Multithreading
16 11 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (5.64%) Procedural Programming
17 10 (5.13%) OOD
18 8 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.72%) C#
2 87 (44.62%) C++
3 62 (31.79%) SQL
4 50 (25.64%) C
5 40 (20.51%) MATLAB
6 34 (17.44%) Java
7 32 (16.41%) JavaScript
8 25 (12.82%) Embedded C
8 25 (12.82%) Assembly Language
9 24 (12.31%) Embedded C++
10 18 (9.23%) VB
11 14 (7.18%) VB.NET
11 14 (7.18%) PHP
11 14 (7.18%) Python
12 9 (4.62%) Perl
13 6 (3.08%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.56%) Ruby
15 4 (2.05%) Groovy
15 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (21.03%) Degree
2 6 (3.08%) ISEB
3 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.05%) MCAD
5 3 (1.54%) PhD
6 1 (0.51%) MCSD
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (2.05%) JTAG
3 2 (1.03%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.51%) DO-254
4 1 (0.51%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 28 (14.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (1.54%) Telerik
3 3 (1.54%) Google
3 3 (1.54%) Twitter
4 2 (1.03%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.03%) IBM
4 2 (1.03%) Remedy
4 2 (1.03%) VMware
4 2 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (0.51%) CA
5 1 (0.51%) Borland
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