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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 12 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 85 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.27% 7.64% 8.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.93% 8.57% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 79 51 42
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
610 630 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 88.02% 89.11% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 499 535 474
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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 +21 76 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Loughborough -2 3 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Coalville - 3 £50,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 £31,500 -
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 85 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
3 59 (48.36%) Mobile App
4 57 (46.72%) Retail
5 56 (45.90%) QA
6 55 (45.08%) Java
7 53 (43.44%) Scrum
8 49 (40.16%) Kanban
9 48 (39.34%) C#
10 38 (31.15%) Test Automation
11 34 (27.87%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (23.77%) C++
12 29 (23.77%) CSS
12 29 (23.77%) Scala
13 28 (22.95%) Selenium
13 28 (22.95%) Data Structures
13 28 (22.95%) .NET
14 27 (22.13%) HTML
15 26 (21.31%) Python
15 26 (21.31%) OO
16 24 (19.67%) MongoDB
17 23 (18.85%) TDD
18 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET
18 21 (17.21%) MySQL
19 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
19 19 (15.57%) Node.js
20 18 (14.75%) Degree
21 17 (13.93%) SOA
21 17 (13.93%) SQL Server
22 16 (13.11%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.64%) Apache
1 2 (1.64%) CMS
1 2 (1.64%) nginx
2 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Simulink
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.28%) Google Play
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.67%) MongoDB
2 21 (17.21%) MySQL
3 17 (13.93%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Selenium
2 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.84%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.02%) Calabash
4 11 (9.02%) Capybara
4 11 (9.02%) Protractor
4 11 (9.02%) QUnit
5 6 (4.92%) JIRA
6 3 (2.46%) NUnit
7 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.82%) Appium
8 1 (0.82%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.82%) Redmine
8 1 (0.82%) Subversion
8 1 (0.82%) WiX
General
1 57 (46.72%) Retail
2 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (54.10%) Developer
2 32 (26.23%) Software Engineer
3 24 (19.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.30%) QA Analyst
5 15 (12.30%) Software Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (10.66%) JavaScript Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Python Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Scala Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (9.02%) HTML CSS Developer
8 11 (9.02%) HTML Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.20%) QA Tester
9 10 (8.20%) Tester
10 9 (7.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.77%) CSS
2 28 (22.95%) .NET
3 27 (22.13%) HTML
4 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET
5 19 (15.57%) Node.js
6 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 16 (13.11%) HTML5
7 13 (10.66%) Spring Boot
8 12 (9.84%) Backbone.js
8 12 (9.84%) Ember.js
8 12 (9.84%) React
9 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.56%) jQuery
10 6 (4.92%) CSS3
10 6 (4.92%) Silverlight
11 3 (2.46%) Spring
11 3 (2.46%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.46%) Symfony
11 3 (2.46%) Web Services
11 3 (2.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (48.36%) Mobile App
2 28 (22.95%) Data Structures
3 16 (13.11%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.66%) User Experience
5 11 (9.02%) Social Media
6 10 (8.20%) Algorithms
7 7 (5.74%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.46%) Blog
9 3 (2.46%) Verilog
9 3 (2.46%) VHDL
10 2 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.82%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.82%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Linux
2 13 (10.66%) Windows
3 8 (6.56%) Android
4 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (69.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.44%) Scrum
3 49 (40.16%) Kanban
4 38 (31.15%) Test Automation
5 34 (27.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 26 (21.31%) OO
7 23 (18.85%) TDD
8 17 (13.93%) SOA
9 15 (12.30%) MVC
10 11 (9.02%) Mathematics
10 11 (9.02%) SDLC
11 7 (5.74%) Functional Testing
11 7 (5.74%) Image Processing
11 7 (5.74%) iOS Development
11 7 (5.74%) Video Processing
12 6 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (4.92%) High Availability
12 6 (4.92%) UML
12 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 55 (45.08%) Java
3 48 (39.34%) C#
4 29 (23.77%) C++
4 29 (23.77%) Scala
5 26 (21.31%) Python
6 16 (13.11%) SQL
7 14 (11.48%) PHP
8 7 (5.74%) Apple Swift
8 7 (5.74%) C
8 7 (5.74%) MATLAB
8 7 (5.74%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.46%) VB
10 3 (2.46%) VB6
11 2 (1.64%) Delphi
11 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (45.90%) QA
2 6 (4.92%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.10%) TickIT
4 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (2.46%) Firmware
3 2 (1.64%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (3.28%) Google
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.28%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) Perforce
3 1 (0.82%) Xilinx
3 1 (0.82%) Zend
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