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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 35 26 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.73% 3.87% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 4.23% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 74
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
653 615 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 88.24% 91.65% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 567 481 598
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -4 16 £38,500 -15.38% 1
Loughborough -9 11 £42,500 +136.11% 1
Coalville - 3 £42,500 - 1
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 39 (53.42%) Python
2 36 (49.32%) C++
3 34 (46.58%) Video Processing
3 34 (46.58%) Algorithms
4 32 (43.84%) Embedded Systems
5 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (38.36%) C#
5 28 (38.36%) .NET
6 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
6 25 (34.25%) Image Processing
7 23 (31.51%) Computer Vision
8 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
9 20 (27.40%) CSS
9 20 (27.40%) Firmware
10 19 (26.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 18 (24.66%) HTML
12 17 (23.29%) C
12 17 (23.29%) SQL
13 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.55%) Linux
15 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
15 14 (19.18%) Android
16 13 (17.81%) MATLAB
16 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
17 12 (16.44%) Java
17 12 (16.44%) Degree
18 10 (13.70%) Silverlight
18 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
18 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
18 10 (13.70%) VHDL

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 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQLite
6 1 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) NUnit
2 2 (2.74%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.37%) Electronics
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
1 1 (1.37%) Games
1 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (76.71%) Developer
2 38 (52.05%) Software Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Embedded Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Embedded Software Developer
4 17 (23.29%) Software Engineer
5 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
6 12 (16.44%) .NET Software Engineer
6 12 (16.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (15.07%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
8 10 (13.70%) C# Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior Systems Developer
9 9 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (10.96%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (9.59%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
14 4 (5.48%) Embedded Engineer
14 4 (5.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 4 (5.48%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 20 (27.40%) CSS
3 18 (24.66%) HTML
4 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
5 10 (13.70%) Silverlight
6 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.96%) HTML5
8 6 (8.22%) jQuery
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.85%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.48%) WCF
11 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.74%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.74%) JSON
11 2 (2.74%) LINQ
11 2 (2.74%) MFC
11 2 (2.74%) SOAP
11 2 (2.74%) Web Services
11 2 (2.74%) WinForms
11 2 (2.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) Algorithms
2 32 (43.84%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
4 19 (26.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
5 10 (13.70%) Verilog
5 10 (13.70%) VHDL
6 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Video Processing
2 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.25%) Image Processing
4 23 (31.51%) Computer Vision
5 9 (12.33%) Web Development
6 8 (10.96%) MVC
6 8 (10.96%) OO
7 7 (9.59%) TDD
7 7 (9.59%) Validation
8 6 (8.22%) Kanban
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (6.85%) ERP
9 5 (6.85%) High Availability
9 5 (6.85%) SOA
9 5 (6.85%) UML
9 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.48%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
11 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) Python
2 36 (49.32%) C++
3 28 (38.36%) C#
4 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
5 17 (23.29%) C
5 17 (23.29%) SQL
6 13 (17.81%) MATLAB
7 12 (16.44%) Java
8 9 (12.33%) Perl
9 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
10 6 (8.22%) PHP
10 6 (8.22%) Scala
11 3 (4.11%) Delphi
11 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.74%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.74%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.74%) Tcl
12 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
Coalville, Leicestershire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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