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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 62 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.34% 2.72% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 2.77% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
East Midlands

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
676 650 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.83% 98.34% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 602 549 587
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,980
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 15 £42,500 +37.09% 3
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 10 December 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 Leicestershire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (69.57%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) C++
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
9 6 (26.09%) High Availability
9 6 (26.09%) UML
9 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
9 6 (26.09%) TickIT
10 5 (21.74%) OO
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
10 5 (21.74%) Physics
11 4 (17.39%) JIRA
11 4 (17.39%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 4 (17.39%) MVC
11 4 (17.39%) NUnit
12 3 (13.04%) OOP
12 3 (13.04%) MySQL
12 3 (13.04%) Java
12 3 (13.04%) PHP

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 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) NUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Redmine
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
1 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) SOAP
4 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) High Availability
3 6 (26.09%) UML
3 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
4 5 (21.74%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Video Processing
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Tcl
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
1 6 (26.09%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Perforce
2 1 (4.35%) Zend
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