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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 54 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 37 24 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.70% 3.62% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 3.98% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 78
Median salary £42,500 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.40% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
685 603 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.04% 90.95% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 586 473 649
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -6 15 £42,500 +136.11%
Leicester -12 10 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Coalville - 3 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (56.76%) Python
2 40 (54.05%) C++
3 35 (47.30%) Video Processing
3 35 (47.30%) Algorithms
4 33 (44.59%) Embedded Systems
5 27 (36.49%) Mathematics
6 26 (35.14%) C#
6 26 (35.14%) .NET
7 25 (33.78%) Image Processing
8 23 (31.08%) Computer Vision
8 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.38%) Firmware
9 21 (28.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (27.03%) Android
11 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.32%) C
13 17 (22.97%) Linux
14 16 (21.62%) CSS
15 14 (18.92%) HTML
15 14 (18.92%) Java
16 13 (17.57%) MATLAB
16 13 (17.57%) SQL
17 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
18 10 (13.51%) VHDL
18 10 (13.51%) Verilog
18 10 (13.51%) Perl
19 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
19 9 (12.16%) Degree
20 8 (10.81%) Web Development

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 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQLite
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.35%) GIS
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) NUnit
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Electronics
2 2 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) Developer
2 38 (51.35%) Software Developer
3 19 (25.68%) Embedded Developer
3 19 (25.68%) Embedded Software Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Software Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 11 (14.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (13.51%) Senior Systems Developer
8 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
8 9 (12.16%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (12.16%) C# Developer
8 9 (12.16%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (9.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
12 5 (6.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
13 4 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
13 4 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) .NET
2 16 (21.62%) CSS
3 14 (18.92%) HTML
4 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.81%) Silverlight
5 6 (8.11%) HTML5
5 6 (8.11%) jQuery
5 6 (8.11%) XML
6 5 (6.76%) Spring Boot
7 4 (5.41%) WCF
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.70%) Django
9 2 (2.70%) LINQ
9 2 (2.70%) Node.js
9 2 (2.70%) REST
9 2 (2.70%) WinForms
9 2 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.30%) Algorithms
2 33 (44.59%) Embedded Systems
3 27 (36.49%) Mathematics
4 21 (28.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
6 10 (13.51%) Verilog
6 10 (13.51%) VHDL
7 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
7 5 (6.76%) Data Structures
7 5 (6.76%) PKI
7 5 (6.76%) Smartcard
7 5 (6.76%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.70%) User Experience
9 1 (1.35%) ASIC
9 1 (1.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Android
2 17 (22.97%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.76%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (6.76%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Video Processing
2 25 (33.78%) Image Processing
3 23 (31.08%) Computer Vision
4 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.81%) OO
5 8 (10.81%) Validation
5 8 (10.81%) Web Development
6 7 (9.46%) TDD
7 6 (8.11%) MVC
7 6 (8.11%) SDLC
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.76%) ERP
8 5 (6.76%) Kanban
8 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) SOA
9 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.05%) MVVM
11 2 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) Python
2 40 (54.05%) C++
3 26 (35.14%) C#
4 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
5 18 (24.32%) C
6 14 (18.92%) Java
7 13 (17.57%) MATLAB
7 13 (17.57%) SQL
8 10 (13.51%) Perl
9 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.76%) Scala
11 4 (5.41%) PHP
12 2 (2.70%) Delphi
12 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.70%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.70%) Tcl
12 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.70%) VC++
13 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.35%) Zend
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago