The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 11.76% 9.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.64% 9.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £42,999 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughborough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44 32 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 86.27% 100.00% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 61
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,792 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Loughborough region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Loughborough

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 3 (42.86%) Simulink
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Automotive
2 3 (42.86%) LabVIEW
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Breeze.js
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LabVIEW
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Sublime Text
3 1 (14.29%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) Breeze.js
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA