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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 58 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.52% 1.93% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.97% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 12
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
627 659 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.74% 97.63% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 572 561 526
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -1 14 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Market Harborough - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) C++
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 6 (23.08%) High Availability
10 6 (23.08%) TickIT
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) UML
10 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
11 5 (19.23%) OO
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
11 5 (19.23%) Physics
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (15.38%) jQuery
12 4 (15.38%) JIRA
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) HTML
12 4 (15.38%) CSS
12 4 (15.38%) NUnit
13 3 (11.54%) MVC

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Redmine
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) WCF
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) REST
5 2 (7.69%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) Laravel
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 5 (19.23%) Physics
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) High Availability
3 6 (23.08%) UML
3 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Video Processing
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) Tcl
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 6 (23.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Perforce
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
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