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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 261 344 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.08% 9.28% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 11.26% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 238 258 206
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £50,000 £45,000
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
3167 3056 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 85.92% 82.44% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2528 2148
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 90 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Nottinghamshire -16 79 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Derbyshire +8 61 £37,500 - 11
Leicestershire -25 27 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Lincolnshire -10 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 237 (48.57%) C#
2 191 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (35.45%) SQL
4 161 (32.99%) .NET
5 135 (27.66%) C++
5 135 (27.66%) Java
6 130 (26.64%) Web Services
7 129 (26.43%) MVC
8 117 (23.98%) TDD
8 117 (23.98%) ASP.NET
9 114 (23.36%) Scrum
9 114 (23.36%) Degree
10 111 (22.75%) Microsoft
11 108 (22.13%) JavaScript
12 101 (20.70%) HTML
13 98 (20.08%) SQL Server
14 96 (19.67%) OO
15 93 (19.06%) Computer Science
16 91 (18.65%) CSS
17 88 (18.03%) C
18 81 (16.60%) J2EE
19 78 (15.98%) Windows
20 74 (15.16%) OOP
21 73 (14.96%) Finance
21 73 (14.96%) XML
22 70 (14.34%) UNIX
22 70 (14.34%) Git (software)
23 65 (13.32%) SDLC
24 64 (13.11%) Visual Studio
24 64 (13.11%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.66%) IIS
3 8 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.43%) JBoss
5 4 (0.82%) Apache
5 4 (0.82%) Node.js
6 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 41 (8.40%) Simulink
2 37 (7.58%) TargetLink
2 37 (7.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.71%) Profibus
2 8 (1.64%) Internet
3 4 (0.82%) VoIP
3 4 (0.82%) HTTP
4 3 (0.61%) LDAP
4 3 (0.61%) GSM
4 3 (0.61%) Skype
4 3 (0.61%) Network Security
5 2 (0.41%) RTP
5 2 (0.41%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.20%) IPv6
6 1 (0.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.25%) MySQL
3 34 (6.97%) Apache Hive
4 32 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.43%) SQLite
5 7 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 64 (13.11%) Visual Studio
3 53 (10.86%) JUnit
4 48 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (5.94%) Redmine
6 28 (5.74%) Eclipse
7 21 (4.30%) NUnit
8 20 (4.10%) Mercurial
9 19 (3.89%) Moq
10 11 (2.25%) Selenium
11 9 (1.84%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.23%) MSTest
13 5 (1.02%) Ranorex
13 5 (1.02%) Subversion
13 5 (1.02%) LabVIEW
14 4 (0.82%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.82%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.82%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.61%) GDB
15 3 (0.61%) WinDbg
General
1 73 (14.96%) Finance
2 55 (11.27%) Automotive
3 50 (10.25%) Electronics
4 44 (9.02%) Retail
5 23 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.87%) Games
7 9 (1.84%) Marketing
8 7 (1.43%) Military
9 5 (1.02%) Legal
9 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 236 (48.36%) Software Engineer
2 199 (40.78%) Developer
3 74 (15.16%) Senior Software Engineer
4 52 (10.66%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 51 (10.45%) Software Developer
6 49 (10.04%) Java Developer
7 36 (7.38%) C# Developer
7 36 (7.38%) Junior
8 29 (5.94%) Graduate
9 27 (5.53%) Senior Developer
10 25 (5.12%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.92%) .NET Software Engineer
11 24 (4.92%) Junior Developer
12 23 (4.71%) Hardware Engineer
13 21 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (4.30%) C# Software Engineer
13 21 (4.30%) Web Developer
13 21 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (32.99%) .NET
2 130 (26.64%) Web Services
3 117 (23.98%) ASP.NET
4 101 (20.70%) HTML
5 91 (18.65%) CSS
6 81 (16.60%) J2EE
7 73 (14.96%) XML
8 61 (12.50%) WCF
9 60 (12.30%) JSON
10 53 (10.86%) .NET Framework
11 50 (10.25%) Spring
11 50 (10.25%) WPF
12 46 (9.43%) SOAP
12 46 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 44 (9.02%) jQuery
13 44 (9.02%) Entity Framework
14 42 (8.61%) JPA
14 42 (8.61%) Java EE
15 38 (7.79%) Spring MVC
16 37 (7.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (19.06%) Computer Science
2 44 (9.02%) Telematics
3 39 (7.99%) Mathematics
4 37 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (5.53%) Embedded Systems
6 24 (4.92%) CAN bus
7 21 (4.30%) Physics
7 21 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.87%) N-Tier
9 10 (2.05%) Device Driver
9 10 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (1.84%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.84%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (1.64%) E-Learning
12 7 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.23%) User Experience
13 6 (1.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.98%) Windows
2 70 (14.34%) UNIX
3 55 (11.27%) Linux
4 11 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.43%) Android
6 5 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.61%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (26.43%) MVC
3 117 (23.98%) TDD
4 114 (23.36%) Scrum
5 96 (19.67%) OO
6 74 (15.16%) OOP
7 65 (13.32%) SDLC
8 62 (12.70%) Mentoring
8 62 (12.70%) BDD
9 56 (11.48%) User Stories
10 49 (10.04%) OOD
11 45 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (8.40%) UML
13 39 (7.99%) Procedural Programming
14 38 (7.79%) Unit Testing
15 35 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (4.92%) Validation
16 24 (4.92%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.51%) Automated Testing
18 17 (3.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 237 (48.57%) C#
2 173 (35.45%) SQL
3 135 (27.66%) C++
3 135 (27.66%) Java
4 108 (22.13%) JavaScript
5 88 (18.03%) C
6 49 (10.04%) Embedded C
7 45 (9.22%) Embedded C++
7 45 (9.22%) VB.NET
8 42 (8.61%) MATLAB
9 31 (6.35%) Assembly Language
10 28 (5.74%) Python
11 24 (4.92%) PHP
11 24 (4.92%) VB
12 17 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.28%) COBOL
14 7 (1.43%) Perl
14 7 (1.43%) PHP5
15 4 (0.82%) Ruby
16 2 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 114 (23.36%) Degree
2 27 (5.53%) Sun Certification
3 12 (2.46%) PhD
4 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.84%) ISEB
6 8 (1.64%) MCSD
7 5 (1.02%) PMP
7 5 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.61%) MBA
9 3 (0.61%) MCPD
9 3 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.41%) CISSP
11 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.12%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.41%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.20%) TickIT
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 55 (11.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.61%) CA LISA
2 2 (0.41%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 111 (22.75%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.11%) Oracle
3 22 (4.51%) Sun
4 19 (3.89%) EMC
5 18 (3.69%) NEC
5 18 (3.69%) Mentor Graphics
5 18 (3.69%) Fujitsu
5 18 (3.69%) Atmel
5 18 (3.69%) Freescale
6 11 (2.25%) Sybase
7 8 (1.64%) hybris
8 7 (1.43%) IBM
9 5 (1.02%) ATG
10 3 (0.61%) Google
10 3 (0.61%) CA
10 3 (0.61%) Tableau
10 3 (0.61%) Twitter
11 2 (0.41%) Demandware
11 2 (0.41%) SAP
11 2 (0.41%) HP
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