The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank - 47 64
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 3.70% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.76% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
Median salary - £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
311 425 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.04% 98.38% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 242 366 489
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Symfony
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Silex
3 2 (28.57%) Network Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Japanese Language
3 2 (28.57%) Russian Language
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (28.57%) CloudFront
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (28.57%) CloudFront
1 2 (28.57%) Route 53
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Japanese Language
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Russian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Symfony
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Network Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
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