The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 60 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.15% 1.50% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.54% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 14
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,999
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £55,000 £45,000
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
684 712 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.99% 97.14% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 577 604 553
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 13 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Loughborough -2 1 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
6 11 (36.67%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (33.33%) C++
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Linux
8 9 (30.00%) Degree
9 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 6 (20.00%) Docker
12 5 (16.67%) TickIT
12 5 (16.67%) C
12 5 (16.67%) UML
12 5 (16.67%) OO
12 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
12 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 5 (16.67%) High Availability
12 5 (16.67%) JIRA
12 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 5 (16.67%) Physics
13 3 (10.00%) Scrum

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Simulink
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Redmine
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) CakePHP
4 1 (3.33%) Laravel
4 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
4 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.33%) Symfony
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) Physics
3 5 (16.67%) UML
3 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) C
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) VB6
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 5 (16.67%) TickIT
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) Xilinx
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
University of Loughborough
Salary: From £39,324 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago