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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 22 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 65 45 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.98% 6.71% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.02% 7.67% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 44
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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
590 587 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 90.63% 87.48% 77.99%
Number of salaries quoted 533 495 433
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 January 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 24 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 +24 57 £35,000 -24.32% 5
Loughborough -8 4 £43,750 +25.00%
Coalville - 2 £50,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Market Harborough - 1 £37,500 - 1
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.90%) JavaScript
3 44 (43.14%) Java
4 38 (37.25%) C#
5 37 (36.27%) Scrum
5 37 (36.27%) QA
5 37 (36.27%) Kanban
5 37 (36.27%) Mobile App
6 36 (35.29%) Retail
7 30 (29.41%) C++
7 30 (29.41%) .NET
8 27 (26.47%) Python
9 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
10 25 (24.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 22 (21.57%) CSS
12 22 (21.57%) Data Structures
13 21 (20.59%) Scala
14 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
14 20 (19.61%) HTML
14 20 (19.61%) TDD
15 19 (18.63%) Selenium
16 18 (17.65%) MongoDB
16 18 (17.65%) OO
17 17 (16.67%) MySQL
17 17 (16.67%) SQL
17 17 (16.67%) MVC
18 15 (14.71%) Mathematics
19 14 (13.73%) Degree
19 14 (13.73%) SOA

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 (1.96%) Simulink
2 1 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.96%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 17 (16.67%) MySQL
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 19 (18.63%) Selenium
3 11 (10.78%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.80%) Calabash
4 10 (9.80%) Capybara
4 10 (9.80%) Protractor
5 6 (5.88%) QUnit
6 4 (3.92%) JIRA
6 4 (3.92%) NUnit
7 1 (0.98%) Appium
7 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.98%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.98%) Redmine
7 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 36 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (3.92%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.84%) Developer
2 26 (25.49%) Software Engineer
3 19 (18.63%) Software Developer
4 15 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (13.73%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Java Scala Developer
8 9 (8.82%) Python Developer
8 9 (8.82%) QA Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) QA Tester
8 9 (8.82%) Scala Developer
8 9 (8.82%) Tester
9 8 (7.84%) Quality Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (6.86%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.41%) .NET
2 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (21.57%) CSS
4 20 (19.61%) HTML
5 13 (12.75%) Node.js
6 11 (10.78%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.78%) HTML5
6 11 (10.78%) Spring Boot
7 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (9.80%) jQuery
8 7 (6.86%) Backbone.js
8 7 (6.86%) Ember.js
8 7 (6.86%) React
9 6 (5.88%) CSS3
9 6 (5.88%) Silverlight
10 4 (3.92%) WCF
11 3 (2.94%) Spring
11 3 (2.94%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.94%) Web Services
11 3 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (36.27%) Mobile App
2 22 (21.57%) Data Structures
3 15 (14.71%) Mathematics
4 14 (13.73%) Algorithms
4 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
5 12 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (7.84%) Social Media
6 8 (7.84%) User Experience
7 6 (5.88%) Verilog
7 6 (5.88%) VHDL
8 5 (4.90%) Physics
9 4 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (2.94%) Blog
11 1 (0.98%) FMCG
11 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) Android
3 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.90%) Windows
5 3 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (36.27%) Kanban
2 37 (36.27%) Scrum
3 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
4 25 (24.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (19.61%) TDD
6 18 (17.65%) OO
7 17 (16.67%) MVC
8 14 (13.73%) SOA
9 13 (12.75%) Video Processing
10 12 (11.76%) Image Processing
11 9 (8.82%) Computer Vision
11 9 (8.82%) SDLC
12 7 (6.86%) High Availability
12 7 (6.86%) UML
12 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.88%) iOS Development
14 5 (4.90%) Web Development
15 4 (3.92%) Multithreading
15 4 (3.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 56 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 44 (43.14%) Java
3 38 (37.25%) C#
4 30 (29.41%) C++
5 27 (26.47%) Python
6 21 (20.59%) Scala
7 17 (16.67%) SQL
8 12 (11.76%) PHP
9 8 (7.84%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.88%) Apple Swift
10 6 (5.88%) C
10 6 (5.88%) Objective-C
10 6 (5.88%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.98%) Delphi
13 1 (0.98%) Perl
13 1 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (36.27%) QA
2 7 (6.86%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.88%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Firmware
2 4 (3.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle
3 1 (0.98%) Perforce
3 1 (0.98%) Zend
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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