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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 11 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 73 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.25% 5.38% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.51% 6.02% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 17 16
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -28.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
356 332 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.00% 89.25% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 335 284 283
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leicester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (63.00%) JavaScript
3 56 (56.00%) Mobile App
4 55 (55.00%) Retail
5 54 (54.00%) QA
6 51 (51.00%) Scrum
7 48 (48.00%) Kanban
8 47 (47.00%) Java
9 37 (37.00%) C#
10 36 (36.00%) Test Automation
11 33 (33.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (28.00%) Data Structures
12 28 (28.00%) Scala
13 26 (26.00%) Selenium
14 25 (25.00%) OO
15 23 (23.00%) MongoDB
16 22 (22.00%) TDD
17 21 (21.00%) CSS
18 20 (20.00%) .NET
18 20 (20.00%) MySQL
19 19 (19.00%) HTML
20 18 (18.00%) Node.js
21 17 (17.00%) Python
21 17 (17.00%) SOA
22 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
23 15 (15.00%) Degree
23 15 (15.00%) SQL
23 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
23 15 (15.00%) HTML5
24 14 (14.00%) AngularJS

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 2 (2.00%) Apache
1 2 (2.00%) CMS
1 2 (2.00%) nginx
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Simulink
2 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.00%) Google Play
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) MongoDB
2 20 (20.00%) MySQL
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Selenium
2 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (12.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (11.00%) Calabash
4 11 (11.00%) Capybara
4 11 (11.00%) Protractor
5 10 (10.00%) QUnit
6 4 (4.00%) JIRA
7 3 (3.00%) NUnit
8 1 (1.00%) Appium
8 1 (1.00%) WiX
General
1 55 (55.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Developer
2 28 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 23 (23.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Analyst
5 15 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) QA Analyst
7 13 (13.00%) Java Scala Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Python Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Scala Developer
8 12 (12.00%) JavaScript Engineer
8 12 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (11.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
10 10 (10.00%) HTML Developer
10 10 (10.00%) QA Tester
10 10 (10.00%) Tester
11 9 (9.00%) Quality Analyst
11 9 (9.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 9 (9.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) CSS
2 20 (20.00%) .NET
3 19 (19.00%) HTML
4 18 (18.00%) Node.js
5 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.00%) HTML5
6 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (13.00%) Spring Boot
8 11 (11.00%) Backbone.js
8 11 (11.00%) Ember.js
8 11 (11.00%) React
9 6 (6.00%) CSS3
10 3 (3.00%) Spring
10 3 (3.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.00%) Web Services
11 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.00%) Symfony
11 2 (2.00%) WinForms
11 2 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (56.00%) Mobile App
2 28 (28.00%) Data Structures
3 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (12.00%) User Experience
5 11 (11.00%) Social Media
6 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.00%) Blog
7 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (51.00%) Scrum
3 48 (48.00%) Kanban
4 36 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 33 (33.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (25.00%) OO
7 22 (22.00%) TDD
8 17 (17.00%) SOA
9 9 (9.00%) MVC
10 7 (7.00%) iOS Development
11 6 (6.00%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.00%) High Availability
11 6 (6.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (6.00%) UML
11 6 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.00%) Physics
13 4 (4.00%) Android Development
13 4 (4.00%) Open Source
13 4 (4.00%) SDLC
14 3 (3.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 63 (63.00%) JavaScript
2 47 (47.00%) Java
3 37 (37.00%) C#
4 28 (28.00%) Scala
5 17 (17.00%) Python
6 15 (15.00%) SQL
7 13 (13.00%) C++
8 7 (7.00%) Apple Swift
8 7 (7.00%) Objective-C
8 7 (7.00%) PHP
9 4 (4.00%) C
10 2 (2.00%) Delphi
10 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.00%) VB
10 2 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (54.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.00%) TickIT
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Varnish
3 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (4.00%) Google
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.00%) Perforce
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