The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.83% 6.33% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 7.25% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 54
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 579 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 89.50% 87.33% 77.98%
Number of salaries quoted 556 478 497
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 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 +7 31 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Loughborough -17 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Coalville - 3 £42,500 -
Market Harborough - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.16%) C#
2 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 33 (42.86%) C++
3 33 (42.86%) .NET
4 27 (35.06%) Python
5 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET
6 23 (29.87%) Java
7 22 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 21 (27.27%) Video Processing
8 21 (27.27%) Algorithms
9 20 (25.97%) SQL
10 19 (24.68%) CSS
10 19 (24.68%) Embedded Systems
11 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
12 17 (22.08%) Image Processing
13 16 (20.78%) MVC
14 15 (19.48%) HTML
14 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
14 15 (19.48%) Degree
14 15 (19.48%) Computer Vision
15 13 (16.88%) Kanban
15 13 (16.88%) Scrum
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
17 11 (14.29%) Linux
17 11 (14.29%) MySQL
17 11 (14.29%) TDD
18 10 (12.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 10 (12.99%) OO
18 10 (12.99%) Firmware

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) MySQL
3 9 (11.69%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQLite
7 1 (1.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.49%) Selenium
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) NUnit
4 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.30%) Appium
5 1 (1.30%) Calabash
5 1 (1.30%) Capybara
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Protractor
5 1 (1.30%) QUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Redmine
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
1 4 (5.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (64.94%) Developer
2 27 (35.06%) Software Developer
3 23 (29.87%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.99%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Embedded Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Embedded Software Developer
7 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Lead Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Systems Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 3 (3.90%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Digital Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) .NET
2 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET
3 19 (24.68%) CSS
4 15 (19.48%) HTML
5 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.39%) jQuery
7 7 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 6 (7.79%) HTML5
8 6 (7.79%) Spring Boot
9 5 (6.49%) Node.js
10 4 (5.19%) WCF
11 3 (3.90%) Spring
11 3 (3.90%) Spring MVC
11 3 (3.90%) WinForms
11 3 (3.90%) WPF
12 2 (2.60%) Classic ASP
12 2 (2.60%) LINQ
12 2 (2.60%) SOAP
12 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 21 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 19 (24.68%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (12.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (11.69%) Verilog
6 9 (11.69%) VHDL
7 7 (9.09%) Data Structures
8 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
8 5 (6.49%) Physics
9 3 (3.90%) Blog
10 1 (1.30%) FMCG
10 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.30%) Social Media
10 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) Video Processing
3 17 (22.08%) Image Processing
4 16 (20.78%) MVC
5 15 (19.48%) Computer Vision
6 13 (16.88%) Kanban
6 13 (16.88%) Scrum
7 11 (14.29%) TDD
8 10 (12.99%) OO
9 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (9.09%) High Availability
10 7 (9.09%) SDLC
10 7 (9.09%) UML
10 7 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.79%) SOA
11 6 (7.79%) Web Development
12 5 (6.49%) Test Automation
13 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.19%) Open Source
14 3 (3.90%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) C#
1 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 33 (42.86%) C++
3 27 (35.06%) Python
4 23 (29.87%) Java
5 20 (25.97%) SQL
6 9 (11.69%) C
6 9 (11.69%) MATLAB
6 9 (11.69%) PHP
7 8 (10.39%) Scala
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
8 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) Delphi
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) Tcl
10 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.79%) TickIT
3 5 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Perforce
3 1 (1.30%) Zend
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