The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.18% 7.60% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 9.30% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 32
Median salary £28,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.32% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £32,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 355 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.80% 81.80% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 222 292 444
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Leicester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) MySQL
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Symfony
5 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
6 6 (22.22%) User Experience
6 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 5 (18.52%) Coaching
7 5 (18.52%) Open Source
7 5 (18.52%) SaaS
7 5 (18.52%) High Availability
7 5 (18.52%) CSS3
8 4 (14.81%) Jenkins

Software Engineering
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 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Infor LN
2 1 (3.70%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (14.81%) CloudFront
2 4 (14.81%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Japanese Language
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
1 4 (14.81%) Russian Language
2 3 (11.11%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) AWS Developer
3 7 (25.93%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) AWS Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) PHP Developer
3 7 (25.93%) PHP Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Systems Manager
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 8 (29.63%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) Symfony
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
6 4 (14.81%) J2EE
6 4 (14.81%) J2ME
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) Silex
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
8 2 (7.41%) Java EE
8 2 (7.41%) Java SE
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Android
2 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) Coaching
3 5 (18.52%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Network Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Android Development
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) PHP
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) C++
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Delphi
4 3 (11.11%) Pascal
4 3 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.41%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCAD
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Infor
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) SAP