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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 32 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 212 296 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.16% 7.79% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.53% 9.21% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 188 269 176
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 £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2816 3215 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.84% 84.58% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2596 2126
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +4.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Nottinghamshire -16 71 £37,500 - 27
Leicestershire +9 52 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Derbyshire +26 44 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Northamptonshire -16 43 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Lincolnshire -4 5 £37,000 +2.06%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 207 (49.64%) C#
2 159 (38.13%) .NET
3 155 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (32.37%) C++
5 127 (30.46%) Degree
6 121 (29.02%) JavaScript
7 119 (28.54%) HTML
8 108 (25.90%) SQL
9 102 (24.46%) Java
10 100 (23.98%) SQL Server
11 99 (23.74%) CSS
12 94 (22.54%) Windows
13 89 (21.34%) XML
13 89 (21.34%) Scrum
13 89 (21.34%) Computer Science
14 85 (20.38%) MVC
15 84 (20.14%) Finance
15 84 (20.14%) Microsoft
16 77 (18.47%) ASP.NET
17 72 (17.27%) C
18 64 (15.35%) TDD
19 62 (14.87%) Web Services
20 58 (13.91%) J2EE
21 57 (13.67%) .NET Framework
22 56 (13.43%) WPF
23 53 (12.71%) WCF
23 53 (12.71%) Linux
24 52 (12.47%) Oracle
25 51 (12.23%) Mathematics
26 50 (11.99%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (2.64%) IIS
2 7 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.44%) Apache
3 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.20%) JBoss
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Node.js
6 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (7.91%) Simulink
2 29 (6.95%) TargetLink
3 28 (6.71%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.48%) MS Office
5 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Maximo
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.32%) Profibus
2 11 (2.64%) LDAP
3 8 (1.92%) VoIP
4 6 (1.44%) Internet
5 5 (1.20%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.96%) RTP
6 4 (0.96%) IPv6
6 4 (0.96%) Network Security
7 3 (0.72%) HTTP
8 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.48%) RFID
9 1 (0.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (4.32%) MySQL
5 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.48%) SQLite
8 2 (0.48%) DB2
8 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (10.55%) Visual Studio
2 30 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (6.00%) JUnit
3 25 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.04%) Subversion
5 20 (4.80%) Eclipse
6 18 (4.32%) Redmine
7 11 (2.64%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.40%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (1.68%) Maven
9 7 (1.68%) Selenium
10 6 (1.44%) LabVIEW
10 6 (1.44%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.44%) Ranorex
11 5 (1.20%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.20%) Gradle
11 5 (1.20%) Hudson
11 5 (1.20%) NUnit
11 5 (1.20%) IntelliJ
General
1 84 (20.14%) Finance
2 36 (8.63%) Automotive
3 27 (6.47%) Electronics
4 25 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.56%) Games
6 16 (3.84%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.60%) Military
7 15 (3.60%) Marketing
8 14 (3.36%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.44%) Retail
11 5 (1.20%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.96%) Avionics
13 2 (0.48%) Legal
14 1 (0.24%) Publishing
14 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 202 (48.44%) Developer
2 157 (37.65%) Software Engineer
3 62 (14.87%) C# Developer
4 50 (11.99%) Software Developer
5 49 (11.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 42 (10.07%) Java Developer
6 42 (10.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 35 (8.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (8.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (6.71%) Senior Developer
10 26 (6.24%) .NET Developer
11 24 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 18 (4.32%) Graduate
13 17 (4.08%) Junior
14 16 (3.84%) Hardware Engineer
14 16 (3.84%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (3.84%) Graduate Developer
14 16 (3.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
15 15 (3.60%) Junior Developer
15 15 (3.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (38.13%) .NET
2 119 (28.54%) HTML
3 99 (23.74%) CSS
4 89 (21.34%) XML
5 77 (18.47%) ASP.NET
6 62 (14.87%) Web Services
7 58 (13.91%) J2EE
8 57 (13.67%) .NET Framework
9 56 (13.43%) WPF
10 53 (12.71%) WCF
11 48 (11.51%) jQuery
12 40 (9.59%) Entity Framework
13 35 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (7.91%) Spring
15 32 (7.67%) Java EE
16 26 (6.24%) HTML5
17 24 (5.76%) JPA
17 24 (5.76%) SOAP
17 24 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (5.28%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 89 (21.34%) Computer Science
2 51 (12.23%) Mathematics
3 30 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.71%) Telematics
5 27 (6.47%) Smartcard
6 22 (5.28%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (4.32%) CAN bus
7 18 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.64%) User Experience
8 11 (2.64%) Blackberry
8 11 (2.64%) PKI
9 10 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.68%) SCADA
11 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.44%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.44%) VHDL
11 6 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.20%) Physics
12 5 (1.20%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 94 (22.54%) Windows
2 53 (12.71%) Linux
3 33 (7.91%) UNIX
4 24 (5.76%) Android
4 24 (5.76%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.64%) BlackBerry OS
6 5 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.96%) VxWorks
7 4 (0.96%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) AIX
9 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (21.34%) Scrum
3 85 (20.38%) MVC
4 64 (15.35%) TDD
5 50 (11.99%) OO
5 50 (11.99%) Unit Testing
6 49 (11.75%) Web Development
7 40 (9.59%) UML
8 36 (8.63%) OOP
9 30 (7.19%) Automated Testing
10 28 (6.71%) Cyber Security
11 26 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.52%) OOD
13 20 (4.80%) Project Management
14 19 (4.56%) Validation
15 18 (4.32%) Multithreading
15 18 (4.32%) Use Case
16 17 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (3.84%) Pair Programming
18 14 (3.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 207 (49.64%) C#
2 135 (32.37%) C++
3 121 (29.02%) JavaScript
4 108 (25.90%) SQL
5 102 (24.46%) Java
6 72 (17.27%) C
7 36 (8.63%) MATLAB
8 34 (8.15%) Python
9 32 (7.67%) Embedded C
9 32 (7.67%) Embedded C++
10 24 (5.76%) VB.NET
11 23 (5.52%) Assembly Language
12 20 (4.80%) VB
13 17 (4.08%) PHP
14 11 (2.64%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.16%) Perl
16 6 (1.44%) VBScript
16 6 (1.44%) Delphi
16 6 (1.44%) XAML
16 6 (1.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 127 (30.46%) Degree
2 25 (6.00%) Sun Certification
3 14 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.12%) ISEB
5 9 (2.16%) MCSD
6 5 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.72%) PMP
8 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.72%) MBA
8 3 (0.72%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.72%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.72%) MCAD
9 2 (0.48%) HNC
9 2 (0.48%) HND
10 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.47%) QA
2 5 (1.20%) DO-178B
3 4 (0.96%) DO-254
3 4 (0.96%) JTAG
3 4 (0.96%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (9.83%) Firmware
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 84 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.47%) Oracle
3 27 (6.47%) Sun
4 15 (3.60%) hybris
5 10 (2.40%) Mentor Graphics
5 10 (2.40%) Fujitsu
5 10 (2.40%) Atmel
5 10 (2.40%) Freescale
5 10 (2.40%) EMC
5 10 (2.40%) NEC
6 9 (2.16%) IBM
7 8 (1.92%) Sybase
8 4 (0.96%) Telerik
8 4 (0.96%) Tableau
9 3 (0.72%) Twitter
9 3 (0.72%) Google
9 3 (0.72%) ATG
9 3 (0.72%) Siemens
9 3 (0.72%) Borland
10 2 (0.48%) SAP
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Spring Technology
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hyphen
Salary: £43k - £45k per annum + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + bonus+bens
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Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working etc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
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