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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 39 29 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.59% 4.06% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 4.97% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 80
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £22,700 £35,000
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
581 584 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 83.24% 81.79% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 502 498 758
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 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 June 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 June 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 18 £42,500 -
Coalville - 5 £40,000 -
Leicester -13 4 £30,750 -19.07% 4
Lutterworth - 1 £50,000 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 49 (56.98%) C++
2 43 (50.00%) Python
3 37 (43.02%) Algorithms
4 35 (40.70%) Video Processing
4 35 (40.70%) Embedded Systems
5 32 (37.21%) Android
6 31 (36.05%) .NET
7 30 (34.88%) C#
8 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
8 28 (32.56%) Mathematics
9 23 (26.74%) Java
10 22 (25.58%) Linux
10 22 (25.58%) Computer Science
10 22 (25.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 22 (25.58%) Image Processing
11 20 (23.26%) Oracle
11 20 (23.26%) Firmware
12 18 (20.93%) Windows
12 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
13 17 (19.77%) Finance
13 17 (19.77%) SDLC
13 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
14 16 (18.60%) C
15 15 (17.44%) HTML
15 15 (17.44%) SQL
15 15 (17.44%) XML
15 15 (17.44%) CSS
16 14 (16.28%) Blackberry
16 14 (16.28%) Smartcard
16 14 (16.28%) LDAP

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 1 (1.16%) Apache
1 1 (1.16%) IIS
1 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
1 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Infor LN
2 1 (1.16%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.65%) GitHub
2 4 (4.65%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) Redis
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.16%) GIS
4 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket
1 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Electronics
3 3 (3.49%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (83.72%) Developer
2 41 (47.67%) Software Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Embedded Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Embedded Software Developer
4 14 (16.28%) C++ Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Systems Developer
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Django Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Python Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.05%) .NET
2 15 (17.44%) CSS
2 15 (17.44%) HTML
2 15 (17.44%) XML
3 8 (9.30%) HTML5
4 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.81%) Django
5 5 (5.81%) Node.js
5 5 (5.81%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.49%) J2EE
6 3 (3.49%) J2ME
6 3 (3.49%) jQuery
7 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.33%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.33%) Middleware
7 2 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.02%) Algorithms
2 35 (40.70%) Embedded Systems
3 28 (32.56%) Mathematics
4 22 (25.58%) Computer Science
4 22 (25.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 14 (16.28%) Blackberry
5 14 (16.28%) PKI
5 14 (16.28%) Smartcard
5 14 (16.28%) Smartphone
6 6 (6.98%) Verilog
6 6 (6.98%) VHDL
7 4 (4.65%) FMCG
8 3 (3.49%) ASIC
9 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.33%) Life Science
9 2 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Android
2 22 (25.58%) Linux
3 18 (20.93%) Windows
4 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
5 14 (16.28%) BlackBerry OS
6 6 (6.98%) Unix
7 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Video Processing
2 22 (25.58%) Image Processing
3 17 (19.77%) SDLC
4 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (15.12%) Web Development
6 11 (12.79%) Validation
7 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
8 8 (9.30%) OO
9 7 (8.14%) ERP
10 5 (5.81%) Signal Processing
11 4 (4.65%) Android Development
11 4 (4.65%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.65%) DevOps
11 4 (4.65%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.65%) MVC
11 4 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.49%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.49%) Migration
12 3 (3.49%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.98%) C++
2 43 (50.00%) Python
3 30 (34.88%) C#
4 23 (26.74%) Java
5 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 16 (18.60%) C
7 15 (17.44%) SQL
8 13 (15.12%) Bash Shell
8 13 (15.12%) MATLAB
9 12 (13.95%) Perl
10 5 (5.81%) Delphi
10 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.49%) Pascal
11 3 (3.49%) PHP
11 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.33%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.33%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.33%) VB
12 2 (2.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) MCAD
2 3 (3.49%) MCSA
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) Firmware
2 2 (2.33%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.33%) Infor
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) hybris
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Zend
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