The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 284 176 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.93% 5.53% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 6.52% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 238 154 305
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2758 2701 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.70% 84.83% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 2222 2519
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Midlands region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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 +29 109 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Northamptonshire +42 92 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Leicestershire -6 52 £41,250 -8.33% 8
Derbyshire -21 25 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Lincolnshire +1 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 272 (46.98%) Java
2 255 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 246 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (36.79%) SQL
5 199 (34.37%) C#
6 173 (29.88%) HTML
7 146 (25.22%) .NET
7 146 (25.22%) CSS
8 145 (25.04%) Computer Science
9 140 (24.18%) Degree
10 138 (23.83%) Linux
11 136 (23.49%) Web Services
12 130 (22.45%) SQL Server
13 128 (22.11%) Oracle
14 123 (21.24%) J2EE
15 121 (20.90%) MVC
16 115 (19.86%) C++
17 108 (18.65%) jQuery
18 106 (18.31%) XML
19 99 (17.10%) OO
20 98 (16.93%) ASP.NET
20 98 (16.93%) Web Development
21 96 (16.58%) Finance
21 96 (16.58%) Scrum
22 91 (15.72%) TDD
23 88 (15.20%) MySQL
24 87 (15.03%) SDLC
25 79 (13.64%) Spring
26 78 (13.47%) Windows
27 76 (13.13%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (9.50%) Tomcat
2 30 (5.18%) Apache
2 30 (5.18%) IIS
3 27 (4.66%) Node.js
4 11 (1.90%) Liferay
5 8 (1.38%) Drupal
6 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.69%) JBoss
6 4 (0.69%) WildFly
7 2 (0.35%) CMS
7 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.17%) CICS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.15%) Simulink
3 22 (3.80%) TargetLink
4 7 (1.21%) MS Office
4 7 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.35%) MS Project
7 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.94%) Magento
2 3 (0.52%) AWD
3 2 (0.35%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.32%) GitHub
2 25 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.11%) SaaS
4 9 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.04%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.86%) Force.com
7 4 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.69%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.69%) Route 53
8 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.35%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.07%) LDAP
2 12 (2.07%) RS-485
2 12 (2.07%) Wireless
3 11 (1.90%) Profibus
3 11 (1.90%) RS-232
3 11 (1.90%) SSL
3 11 (1.90%) ZigBee
4 10 (1.73%) RFID
5 6 (1.04%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.86%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.69%) HTTP
7 4 (0.69%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.69%) Network Security
8 3 (0.52%) Internet
8 3 (0.52%) Modbus
9 1 (0.17%) Multicast
9 1 (0.17%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 88 (15.20%) MySQL
3 24 (4.15%) Apache Hive
3 24 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.11%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.21%) MS Access
10 6 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.69%) SQLite
13 3 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 76 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 59 (10.19%) JUnit
3 41 (7.08%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.04%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.15%) Subversion
6 20 (3.45%) Vagrant
7 17 (2.94%) Ant
7 17 (2.94%) Maven
8 16 (2.76%) Artifactory
8 16 (2.76%) GitLab
9 12 (2.07%) EasyMock
10 11 (1.90%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.73%) NUnit
12 6 (1.04%) Moq
12 6 (1.04%) MSTest
13 5 (0.86%) Gradle
13 5 (0.86%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.69%) Burp Suite
14 4 (0.69%) JSUnit
14 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 96 (16.58%) Finance
2 53 (9.15%) Retail
3 40 (6.91%) Automotive
4 37 (6.39%) Electronics
5 30 (5.18%) Manufacturing
6 25 (4.32%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.07%) Marketing
8 10 (1.73%) Legal
9 9 (1.55%) Games
10 8 (1.38%) Billing
11 4 (0.69%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.69%) Local Government
11 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.69%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.52%) Military
13 2 (0.35%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 286 (49.40%) Developer
2 206 (35.58%) Software Engineer
3 96 (16.58%) Java Developer
4 64 (11.05%) Software Developer
5 62 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 59 (10.19%) Senior Developer
7 50 (8.64%) C# Developer
8 47 (8.12%) Embedded Engineer
9 46 (7.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 43 (7.43%) PHP Developer
11 42 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 39 (6.74%) Senior Software Engineer
13 37 (6.39%) Java Engineer
14 35 (6.04%) C# Software Engineer
15 33 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
16 32 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
16 32 (5.53%) Web Developer
17 26 (4.49%) Architect
17 26 (4.49%) C Software Engineer
17 26 (4.49%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (29.88%) HTML
2 146 (25.22%) .NET
2 146 (25.22%) CSS
3 136 (23.49%) Web Services
4 123 (21.24%) J2EE
5 108 (18.65%) jQuery
6 106 (18.31%) XML
7 98 (16.93%) ASP.NET
8 79 (13.64%) Spring
9 69 (11.92%) CSS3
10 62 (10.71%) HTML5
11 48 (8.29%) REST
12 47 (8.12%) Java EE
13 45 (7.77%) JSON
14 43 (7.43%) Spring MVC
15 38 (6.56%) AngularJS
16 37 (6.39%) Ajax
17 35 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (6.04%) JSP
18 33 (5.70%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 145 (25.04%) Computer Science
2 60 (10.36%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (5.01%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (4.32%) Mathematics
5 22 (3.80%) Data Integration
6 20 (3.45%) User Experience
7 19 (3.28%) Algorithms
7 19 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.59%) Driving Licence
8 15 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.25%) Telematics
10 12 (2.07%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.07%) PKI
10 12 (2.07%) Smartcard
11 11 (1.90%) CAN bus
12 9 (1.55%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (1.21%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 138 (23.83%) Linux
2 78 (13.47%) Windows
3 67 (11.57%) Unix
4 34 (5.87%) Android
5 27 (4.66%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.07%) BlackBerry OS
7 6 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.86%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (20.90%) MVC
3 99 (17.10%) OO
4 98 (16.93%) Web Development
5 96 (16.58%) Scrum
6 91 (15.72%) TDD
7 87 (15.03%) SDLC
8 68 (11.74%) Mentoring
9 63 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (10.71%) Unit Testing
11 59 (10.19%) OOD
12 52 (8.98%) User Stories
13 46 (7.94%) BDD
14 43 (7.43%) OOP
15 34 (5.87%) UML
16 25 (4.32%) SOA
17 24 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (4.15%) DevOps
18 19 (3.28%) Front End Development
18 19 (3.28%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 272 (46.98%) Java
2 255 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 213 (36.79%) SQL
4 199 (34.37%) C#
5 115 (19.86%) C++
6 75 (12.95%) C
7 65 (11.23%) PHP
8 32 (5.53%) Embedded C
9 30 (5.18%) MATLAB
9 30 (5.18%) Python
10 27 (4.66%) T-SQL
11 26 (4.49%) Assembly Language
12 25 (4.32%) VB
13 23 (3.97%) VB.NET
13 23 (3.97%) VBScript
14 21 (3.63%) PL/SQL
15 15 (2.59%) Embedded C++
16 10 (1.73%) Perl
17 9 (1.55%) Bash Shell
18 8 (1.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 140 (24.18%) Degree
2 39 (6.74%) Sun Certification
3 17 (2.94%) PhD
4 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.86%) APMP
5 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.69%) CISSP
6 4 (0.69%) CSSLP
6 4 (0.69%) SANS
7 3 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.35%) MCAD
8 2 (0.35%) MCPD
8 2 (0.35%) MCSA
9 1 (0.17%) HNC
9 1 (0.17%) HND
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
9 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.42%) SLA
2 11 (1.90%) QA
3 10 (1.73%) MISRA
3 10 (1.73%) MISRA C
4 8 (1.38%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.04%) TickIT
6 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (6.91%) Firmware
2 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (2.76%) Ansible
1 16 (2.76%) Terraform
2 4 (0.69%) Capistrano
2 4 (0.69%) HP Fortify
2 4 (0.69%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 128 (22.11%) Oracle
2 68 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.97%) Informatica
3 23 (3.97%) TIBCO
4 19 (3.28%) Sun
4 19 (3.28%) Sybase
5 16 (2.76%) Zend
6 13 (2.25%) EMC
7 11 (1.90%) WSO2
8 9 (1.55%) Apple
9 7 (1.21%) hybris
10 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.69%) BT
11 4 (0.69%) HP
11 4 (0.69%) Sonatype
11 4 (0.69%) VMware
12 3 (0.52%) Adobe
12 3 (0.52%) Freescale
12 3 (0.52%) NEC
12 3 (0.52%) Xamarin
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
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Salary: Flex Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Nottingham
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Derbyshire
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Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + it
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits and flexible working
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
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