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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 38 52 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 23 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.07% 3.22% 9.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 3.72% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 87
Median salary £42,500 £23,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £19,600 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
639 619 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.31% 86.69% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 544 511 722
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 £26,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 27 July 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
Loughborough -1 17 £42,500 +136.11%
Leicester -15 6 £30,000 -21.05% 4
Coalville - 5 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 46 (54.12%) Python
1 46 (54.12%) C++
2 38 (44.71%) Algorithms
3 37 (43.53%) Video Processing
4 35 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
5 29 (34.12%) .NET
6 28 (32.94%) C#
7 27 (31.76%) Android
8 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
9 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 24 (28.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 24 (28.24%) Image Processing
11 22 (25.88%) Firmware
12 21 (24.71%) Linux
12 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
13 19 (22.35%) Java
14 18 (21.18%) C
15 17 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 15 (17.65%) SQL
16 15 (17.65%) CSS
17 14 (16.47%) Oracle
17 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.29%) Degree
18 13 (15.29%) HTML
18 13 (15.29%) MATLAB
19 12 (14.12%) Perl
19 12 (14.12%) Windows
19 12 (14.12%) SDLC
20 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
20 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS

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 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Infor LN
2 1 (1.18%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) GitHub
2 3 (3.53%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.18%) GIS
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Bitbucket
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 3 (3.53%) Games
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (81.18%) Developer
2 42 (49.41%) Software Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Embedded Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Embedded Software Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Software Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (10.59%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.59%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.59%) C++ Developer
7 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Systems Developer
8 7 (8.24%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (7.06%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Embedded Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) CSS
3 13 (15.29%) HTML
4 10 (11.76%) XML
5 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.24%) HTML5
6 7 (8.24%) Silverlight
7 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.71%) Django
9 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.53%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) Node.js
9 3 (3.53%) Spring Boot
10 2 (2.35%) Cocoa
10 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.35%) J2EE
10 2 (2.35%) J2ME
10 2 (2.35%) MFC
10 2 (2.35%) Middleware
10 2 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (44.71%) Algorithms
2 35 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
3 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
4 24 (28.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 17 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (10.59%) Blackberry
6 9 (10.59%) PKI
6 9 (10.59%) Smartcard
6 9 (10.59%) Smartphone
7 8 (9.41%) Verilog
7 8 (9.41%) VHDL
8 3 (3.53%) ASIC
8 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.53%) FMCG
9 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.35%) Life Science
9 2 (2.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Android
2 21 (24.71%) Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Windows
4 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
5 9 (10.59%) BlackBerry OS
6 4 (4.71%) Unix
7 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Video Processing
2 24 (28.24%) Image Processing
3 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.12%) SDLC
5 11 (12.94%) Web Development
6 10 (11.76%) Validation
7 9 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (10.59%) OO
8 7 (8.24%) ERP
9 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.71%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Kanban
10 4 (4.71%) MVC
10 4 (4.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.71%) Signal Processing
11 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.53%) Migration
11 3 (3.53%) Scrum
11 3 (3.53%) SOA
11 3 (3.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.12%) C++
1 46 (54.12%) Python
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.35%) Java
5 18 (21.18%) C
6 15 (17.65%) SQL
7 13 (15.29%) MATLAB
8 12 (14.12%) Perl
9 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.88%) Delphi
11 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.53%) Pascal
12 3 (3.53%) PHP
12 3 (3.53%) Scala
12 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.35%) Tcl
13 2 (2.35%) VB
13 2 (2.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) MCAD
2 3 (3.53%) MCSA
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Firmware
2 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Oracle
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.35%) Infor
5 1 (1.18%) hybris
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
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