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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 27 22 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.26% 8.60% 7.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 10.82% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 52
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £39,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
624 564 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.15% 79.55% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 531 442 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Lutterworth -1 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Loughborough +5 4 £40,000 -6.97%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 37 (41.57%) C#
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 34 (38.20%) .NET
4 31 (34.83%) Java
4 31 (34.83%) C++
5 29 (32.58%) Windows
5 29 (32.58%) Computer Science
6 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
7 26 (29.21%) Android
8 24 (26.97%) Finance
9 23 (25.84%) Oracle
9 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
9 23 (25.84%) CSS
9 23 (25.84%) Degree
10 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (21.35%) Apple iOS
12 18 (20.22%) XML
12 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET
13 17 (19.10%) HTML
13 17 (19.10%) Python
13 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
13 17 (19.10%) SDLC
14 15 (16.85%) MVC
15 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
15 14 (15.73%) Algorithms
16 12 (13.48%) PKI
16 12 (13.48%) BlackBerry OS
16 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (13.48%) Smartcard
16 12 (13.48%) Blackberry

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.99%) Apache
1 8 (8.99%) IIS
1 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.62%) Node.js
3 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.99%) MS Office
3 7 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.25%) Simulink
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) SaaS
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (4.49%) CloudFront
3 4 (4.49%) Route 53
4 1 (1.12%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) MySQL
3 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.37%) Redis
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Mercurial
3 4 (4.49%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Electronics
4 4 (4.49%) Japanese Language
4 4 (4.49%) Local Government
4 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 4 (4.49%) Russian Language
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) French Language
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (69.66%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Software Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) AWS Developer
6 7 (7.87%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) AWS Software Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.87%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Symfony Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Architect
8 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.49%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) .NET
2 23 (25.84%) CSS
3 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.22%) XML
4 17 (19.10%) HTML
5 11 (12.36%) jQuery
5 11 (12.36%) Web Services
6 9 (10.11%) J2EE
6 9 (10.11%) J2ME
6 9 (10.11%) Java EE
7 8 (8.99%) Java SE
8 7 (7.87%) CSS3
8 7 (7.87%) HTML5
8 7 (7.87%) Symfony
9 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (3.37%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.73%) Algorithms
2 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.48%) Blackberry
3 12 (13.48%) PKI
3 12 (13.48%) Smartcard
4 10 (11.24%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (5.62%) User Experience
8 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
9 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk
9 3 (3.37%) e-Learning
10 2 (2.25%) ASIC
10 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.12%) Clustering
11 1 (1.12%) FMCG
11 1 (1.12%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Windows
2 26 (29.21%) Android
3 19 (21.35%) Apple iOS
4 12 (13.48%) BlackBerry OS
5 11 (12.36%) Linux
5 11 (12.36%) Unix
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) SDLC
3 15 (16.85%) MVC
4 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (12.36%) High Availability
5 11 (12.36%) Project Management
5 11 (12.36%) Video Processing
6 8 (8.99%) Android Development
6 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.87%) V-Model
8 6 (6.74%) ERP
8 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.74%) OO
8 6 (6.74%) Software Architecture
9 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.62%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.62%) iOS Development
9 5 (5.62%) Mobile Development
9 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.62%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) C#
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 31 (34.83%) C++
3 31 (34.83%) Java
4 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
5 17 (19.10%) Python
6 9 (10.11%) PHP
7 8 (8.99%) C
8 7 (7.87%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.74%) Delphi
9 6 (6.74%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.49%) Perl
12 3 (3.37%) Pascal
12 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.12%) Ruby
13 1 (1.12%) VB
13 1 (1.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Sun Certification
3 5 (5.62%) APMP
3 5 (5.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.37%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) MCAD
4 3 (3.37%) MCSA
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.62%) TickIT
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Firmware
1 4 (4.49%) VirtualBox
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) Apple
3 4 (4.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
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