The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 28 12 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +38
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.89% 14.33% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 17.55% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £64,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 245 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.67% 81.67% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 148 235 359
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Luton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Luton region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Luton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Mule
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) C
7 3 (23.08%) C++
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
7 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 6 (46.15%) JBoss
1 6 (46.15%) Mule
2 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Spring MVC
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) WSDL
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) LIMS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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