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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 39 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 176 342 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.59% 9.49% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 11.29% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 150 308 190
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 £30,000 £22,650 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
2591 3030 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.31% 84.10% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2470 2141
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Leicestershire +18 59 £45,000 +13.40% 4
Nottinghamshire -24 52 £37,500 -1.31% 11
Derbyshire +7 42 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Northamptonshire -43 21 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Lincolnshire +8 4 - - 1
Rutland 0 1 £21,000 -25.00%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 246 (52.90%) C#
2 231 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (43.23%) .NET
4 161 (34.62%) C++
5 159 (34.19%) HTML
6 151 (32.47%) Degree
7 144 (30.97%) JavaScript
8 132 (28.39%) XML
9 131 (28.17%) Computer Science
10 125 (26.88%) SQL
11 122 (26.24%) Java
12 116 (24.95%) SQL Server
13 114 (24.52%) Finance
14 111 (23.87%) Scrum
15 109 (23.44%) CSS
16 102 (21.94%) Windows
17 86 (18.49%) Web Development
18 81 (17.42%) MVC
19 79 (16.99%) TDD
20 77 (16.56%) C
21 75 (16.13%) Mathematics
22 72 (15.48%) WPF
23 71 (15.27%) ASP.NET
24 68 (14.62%) Linux
25 66 (14.19%) Microsoft
26 63 (13.55%) J2EE
27 60 (12.90%) jQuery
27 60 (12.90%) Unit Testing
28 55 (11.83%) .NET Framework
29 54 (11.61%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 23 (4.95%) Apache
2 22 (4.73%) IIS
3 14 (3.01%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.94%) GlassFish
4 9 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.72%) CMS
6 4 (0.86%) JBoss
7 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.43%) nginx
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.43%) Lync
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.22%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.52%) Simulink
3 17 (3.66%) TargetLink
4 5 (1.08%) MS Office
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.43%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.87%) LDAP
2 12 (2.58%) Profibus
3 5 (1.08%) Network Security
3 5 (1.08%) Internet
3 5 (1.08%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.86%) IPv6
4 4 (0.86%) VoIP
5 2 (0.43%) SSL
5 2 (0.43%) RTP
5 2 (0.43%) RFID
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) Extranet
6 1 (0.22%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) FTP
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (24.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (3.44%) MySQL
5 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.72%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.22%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.22%) SQLite
10 1 (0.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 44 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (9.25%) Git (software)
3 34 (7.31%) Visual Studio
4 30 (6.45%) Subversion
5 22 (4.73%) JUnit
5 22 (4.73%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.01%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.37%) Selenium
7 11 (2.37%) Mercurial
7 11 (2.37%) Maven
8 9 (1.94%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.94%) Hudson
9 8 (1.72%) IntelliJ
9 8 (1.72%) NetBeans
9 8 (1.72%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.51%) Gradle
10 7 (1.51%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (1.51%) LabVIEW
11 6 (1.29%) Redmine
12 5 (1.08%) MSBuild
General
1 114 (24.52%) Finance
2 33 (7.10%) Games
3 25 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.95%) Automotive
5 19 (4.09%) Electronics
6 18 (3.87%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.44%) Marketing
8 15 (3.23%) Military
9 12 (2.58%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.72%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.86%) Avionics
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 243 (52.26%) Developer
2 166 (35.70%) Software Engineer
3 67 (14.41%) C# Developer
4 51 (10.97%) Software Developer
5 46 (9.89%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.60%) Senior Software Engineer
7 38 (8.17%) Java Developer
8 35 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 33 (7.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 29 (6.24%) Web Developer
11 28 (6.02%) Programmer
11 28 (6.02%) C++ Developer
12 27 (5.81%) .NET Developer
13 26 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (5.38%) Analyst
15 24 (5.16%) J2EE Developer
15 24 (5.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 22 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (4.09%) C++ Software Developer
17 19 (4.09%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (43.23%) .NET
2 159 (34.19%) HTML
3 132 (28.39%) XML
4 109 (23.44%) CSS
5 72 (15.48%) WPF
6 71 (15.27%) ASP.NET
7 63 (13.55%) J2EE
8 60 (12.90%) jQuery
9 55 (11.83%) .NET Framework
10 54 (11.61%) WCF
11 49 (10.54%) Web Services
12 42 (9.03%) Spring
12 42 (9.03%) XSLT
13 41 (8.82%) HTML5
14 35 (7.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 34 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (7.31%) DHTML
16 26 (5.59%) Ajax
17 24 (5.16%) Struts
18 20 (4.30%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 131 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 75 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 52 (11.18%) Smartcard
4 27 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.52%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (3.87%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.87%) PKI
6 18 (3.87%) Telematics
7 17 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (2.58%) User Experience
9 12 (2.58%) CAN bus
10 10 (2.15%) VHDL
10 10 (2.15%) SCADA
10 10 (2.15%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.94%) FMCG
12 8 (1.72%) MPEG
13 7 (1.51%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 102 (21.94%) Windows
2 68 (14.62%) Linux
3 41 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 38 (8.17%) Android
5 19 (4.09%) UNIX
6 18 (3.87%) BlackBerry OS
7 11 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.94%) Solaris
10 8 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (1.08%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.86%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.22%) AIX
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (49.68%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (23.87%) Scrum
3 86 (18.49%) Web Development
4 81 (17.42%) MVC
5 79 (16.99%) TDD
6 60 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 52 (11.18%) Cyber Security
8 50 (10.75%) OO
9 35 (7.53%) UML
10 34 (7.31%) OOD
11 33 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (6.67%) OOP
13 28 (6.02%) Automated Testing
14 23 (4.95%) Multithreading
15 21 (4.52%) Pair Programming
16 18 (3.87%) Project Management
16 18 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (3.01%) Validation
17 14 (3.01%) Configuration Management
17 14 (3.01%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 246 (52.90%) C#
2 161 (34.62%) C++
3 144 (30.97%) JavaScript
4 125 (26.88%) SQL
5 122 (26.24%) Java
6 77 (16.56%) C
7 54 (11.61%) Python
8 28 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 26 (5.59%) Embedded C
10 24 (5.16%) MATLAB
11 23 (4.95%) Embedded C++
12 22 (4.73%) VB
13 18 (3.87%) T-SQL
13 18 (3.87%) Assembly Language
14 17 (3.66%) PHP
15 15 (3.23%) XAML
16 14 (3.01%) Groovy
17 8 (1.72%) VBScript
17 8 (1.72%) Perl
17 8 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 151 (32.47%) Degree
2 32 (6.88%) Sun Certification
3 20 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.66%) ISEB
5 15 (3.23%) MCSD
6 9 (1.94%) OCPJP
6 9 (1.94%) OCMJD
7 8 (1.72%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.65%) MCAD
11 2 (0.43%) HNC
11 2 (0.43%) HND
12 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.87%) QA
2 5 (1.08%) JTAG
3 4 (0.86%) DO-178B
3 4 (0.86%) DO-254
3 4 (0.86%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.43%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (7.74%) Firmware
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Puppet
1 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.97%) Oracle
3 41 (8.82%) Sun
4 21 (4.52%) hybris
5 9 (1.94%) Telerik
6 8 (1.72%) IBM
7 6 (1.29%) NEC
7 6 (1.29%) EMC
7 6 (1.29%) Atmel
7 6 (1.29%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.29%) Mentor Graphics
7 6 (1.29%) Freescale
7 6 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.08%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.08%) Siemens
9 3 (0.65%) SAP
9 3 (0.65%) Borland
10 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.22%) Tableau
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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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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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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