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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 21 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 303 263 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.47% 7.17% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.88% 8.46% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 258 240 246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
2785 3109 3385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.09% 84.71% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 2527 2743
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +12 141 £40,000 - 3
Northamptonshire +17 86 £40,000 - 5
Leicestershire +9 46 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Derbyshire -21 22 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Lincolnshire +1 7 £47,000 +34.28% 3
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 261 (44.92%) Java
2 255 (43.89%) C#
3 214 (36.83%) JavaScript
4 196 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 186 (32.01%) SQL
6 178 (30.64%) C++
7 168 (28.92%) .NET
8 158 (27.19%) SQL Server
9 146 (25.13%) HTML
10 142 (24.44%) Linux
11 132 (22.72%) CSS
12 123 (21.17%) Degree
13 122 (21.00%) Web Services
14 118 (20.31%) C
14 118 (20.31%) MVC
14 118 (20.31%) Computer Science
15 114 (19.62%) Oracle
16 110 (18.93%) XML
17 103 (17.73%) SDLC
18 101 (17.38%) OO
19 98 (16.87%) ASP.NET
20 91 (15.66%) Scrum
21 86 (14.80%) jQuery
22 82 (14.11%) Web Development
23 79 (13.60%) Git (software)
23 79 (13.60%) Unix
23 79 (13.60%) Windows
24 76 (13.08%) TDD
25 75 (12.91%) MySQL
26 71 (12.22%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 39 (6.71%) Tomcat
2 27 (4.65%) IIS
3 14 (2.41%) Node.js
4 13 (2.24%) Apache
4 13 (2.24%) CMS
5 10 (1.72%) Orchard CMS
6 6 (1.03%) Liferay
7 5 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.52%) Drupal
8 3 (0.52%) JBoss
8 3 (0.52%) WildFly
9 2 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) CICS
10 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.27%) Simulink
2 19 (3.27%) TargetLink
3 8 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.52%) MS Office
6 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.17%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.61%) GitHub
4 17 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.72%) IaaS
5 10 (1.72%) PaaS
5 10 (1.72%) SaaS
6 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.69%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.69%) Route 53
8 3 (0.52%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.99%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.27%) LDAP
3 14 (2.41%) Ethernet
4 13 (2.24%) Wireless
4 13 (2.24%) ZigBee
5 12 (2.07%) Internet
5 12 (2.07%) Profibus
6 11 (1.89%) RS-485
7 10 (1.72%) RFID
7 10 (1.72%) RS-232
8 9 (1.55%) Bluetooth
9 8 (1.38%) SSL
10 5 (0.86%) Modbus
11 3 (0.52%) HTTP
12 2 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.34%) Network Security
12 2 (0.34%) SNMP
12 2 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 75 (12.91%) MySQL
3 28 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.44%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (3.27%) Apache Hive
6 18 (3.10%) Hadoop
7 17 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.24%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (1.89%) DB2
11 10 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.03%) SQLite
14 5 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (13.60%) Git (software)
2 41 (7.06%) JUnit
3 33 (5.68%) Subversion
4 28 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.79%) Ant
6 21 (3.61%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.75%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.07%) GitLab
9 11 (1.89%) Artifactory
9 11 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.72%) FxCop
11 7 (1.20%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.20%) NUnit
12 5 (0.86%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.86%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.86%) Selenium
13 4 (0.69%) Maven
13 4 (0.69%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.69%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (9.98%) Finance
2 51 (8.78%) Retail
3 47 (8.09%) Electronics
4 28 (4.82%) Automotive
5 20 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.41%) Games
8 11 (1.89%) Marketing
9 8 (1.38%) Publishing
10 6 (1.03%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.69%) Japanese Language
12 4 (0.69%) Russian Language
13 3 (0.52%) Local Government
13 3 (0.52%) Military
14 2 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.34%) Billing
14 2 (0.34%) Legal
15 1 (0.17%) Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (43.37%) Developer
2 226 (38.90%) Software Engineer
3 73 (12.56%) Software Developer
4 61 (10.50%) .NET Developer
5 56 (9.64%) C# Developer
5 56 (9.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 50 (8.61%) Embedded Engineer
7 45 (7.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 44 (7.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 44 (7.57%) Java Developer
9 40 (6.88%) Java Engineer
10 37 (6.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 36 (6.20%) C++ Developer
12 34 (5.85%) Embedded C Engineer
13 33 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
13 33 (5.68%) Senior Developer
14 31 (5.34%) C Software Engineer
15 30 (5.16%) Architect
16 29 (4.99%) ASP.NET Developer
16 29 (4.99%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (28.92%) .NET
2 146 (25.13%) HTML
3 132 (22.72%) CSS
4 122 (21.00%) Web Services
5 110 (18.93%) XML
6 98 (16.87%) ASP.NET
7 86 (14.80%) jQuery
8 71 (12.22%) J2EE
9 52 (8.95%) CSS3
10 50 (8.61%) Spring
11 46 (7.92%) HTML5
12 39 (6.71%) AngularJS
13 38 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (6.54%) JSON
14 37 (6.37%) REST
15 33 (5.68%) Spring MVC
16 31 (5.34%) WCF
17 29 (4.99%) .NET Framework
18 26 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (4.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 118 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 48 (8.26%) Data Integration
3 42 (7.23%) Embedded Systems
4 35 (6.02%) Mathematics
5 28 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (4.48%) Algorithms
7 24 (4.13%) User Experience
8 19 (3.27%) Blackberry
8 19 (3.27%) PKI
8 19 (3.27%) Smartcard
9 16 (2.75%) Driving Licence
9 16 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (2.41%) Telematics
11 13 (2.24%) Mobile App
12 12 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (2.07%) CAN bus
13 10 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
13 10 (1.72%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 142 (24.44%) Linux
2 79 (13.60%) Unix
2 79 (13.60%) Windows
3 56 (9.64%) Android
4 43 (7.40%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.27%) BlackBerry OS
6 17 (2.93%) Mac OS
6 17 (2.93%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.69%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (20.31%) MVC
3 103 (17.73%) SDLC
4 101 (17.38%) OO
5 91 (15.66%) Scrum
6 82 (14.11%) Web Development
7 76 (13.08%) TDD
8 66 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 63 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (10.67%) Mentoring
11 60 (10.33%) OOD
12 51 (8.78%) OOP
13 48 (8.26%) User Stories
14 47 (8.09%) BDD
15 41 (7.06%) DevOps
16 39 (6.71%) SOA
17 32 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (5.51%) Multithreading
18 27 (4.65%) Android Development
19 26 (4.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 261 (44.92%) Java
2 255 (43.89%) C#
3 214 (36.83%) JavaScript
4 186 (32.01%) SQL
5 178 (30.64%) C++
6 118 (20.31%) C
7 44 (7.57%) Embedded C
7 44 (7.57%) PHP
8 42 (7.23%) Python
9 37 (6.37%) VBScript
10 32 (5.51%) T-SQL
11 29 (4.99%) MATLAB
12 27 (4.65%) VB.NET
13 23 (3.96%) PL/SQL
14 22 (3.79%) Embedded C++
15 21 (3.61%) Assembly Language
16 19 (3.27%) Objective-C
17 18 (3.10%) VB
18 14 (2.41%) Bash Shell
19 12 (2.07%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 123 (21.17%) Degree
2 26 (4.48%) Sun Certification
3 11 (1.89%) ISEB
4 9 (1.55%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.55%) PMP
5 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.20%) PhD
6 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) HND
7 3 (0.52%) MCAD
7 3 (0.52%) MCSA
8 2 (0.34%) CISSP
8 2 (0.34%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.34%) SANS
8 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) HNC
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.65%) QA
2 11 (1.89%) MISRA
2 11 (1.89%) MISRA C
3 6 (1.03%) SLA
4 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) TickIT
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 58 (9.98%) Firmware
2 11 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.75%) Ansible
2 13 (2.24%) Terraform
3 8 (1.38%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.86%) Puppet
5 4 (0.69%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.34%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.34%) Salt
6 2 (0.34%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.17%) Mesos
7 1 (0.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 114 (19.62%) Oracle
2 48 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.20%) Informatica
3 36 (6.20%) TIBCO
4 21 (3.61%) EMC
5 20 (3.44%) Apple
6 16 (2.75%) Sun
7 12 (2.07%) VMware
8 10 (1.72%) Citrix
8 10 (1.72%) HP
8 10 (1.72%) hybris
9 9 (1.55%) IBM
10 8 (1.38%) BMC
10 8 (1.38%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.38%) Cisco
10 8 (1.38%) Juniper
10 8 (1.38%) NetApp
10 8 (1.38%) Sybase
11 7 (1.20%) Zend
12 6 (1.03%) Adobe
Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Free Friday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Alfen
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £76000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, up to 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum 30-45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20-28k
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-45000 Per Annum 25-45k plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Lincolnshire
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago