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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 26 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.61% 6.85% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 7.89% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 7
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +72.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
328 380 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 86.77% 86.76% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 267 320 264
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Luton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) .NET
3 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
4 23 (54.76%) Scrum
5 20 (47.62%) SQL
6 19 (45.24%) C#
6 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
7 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
8 16 (38.10%) MVC
9 14 (33.33%) Web Services
9 14 (33.33%) Windows
10 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
10 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (28.57%) jQuery
11 12 (28.57%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
12 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
12 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
12 11 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (26.19%) CSS3
13 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
13 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (23.81%) Confluence
13 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
13 10 (23.81%) JIRA
14 9 (21.43%) IIS
14 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
14 9 (21.43%) Banking

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (23.81%) Confluence
2 9 (21.43%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.38%) Mule
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) iPaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
1 11 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (23.81%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) C# Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Design Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
3 14 (33.33%) Web Services
4 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 12 (28.57%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) CSS3
7 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
8 6 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Java EE
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (7.14%) HTML
11 2 (4.76%) Middleware
11 2 (4.76%) HTML5
11 2 (4.76%) REST
11 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) MVC
4 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Kanban
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
6 5 (11.90%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (9.52%) ETL
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) UML
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) DSDM
9 2 (4.76%) RUP
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) C#
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) HND
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Sybase
3 2 (4.76%) Lumesse
4 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago