The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 49 78 32
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 46 28 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.72% 2.20% 7.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 2.26% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 36
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
948 1238 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.23% 97.10% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 716 988 771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
3 49 (62.82%) SQL Server
4 48 (61.54%) Java
4 48 (61.54%) C#
5 43 (55.13%) SQL
6 42 (53.85%) XML
7 41 (52.56%) Oracle
8 40 (51.28%) Unit Testing
9 37 (47.44%) VBScript
10 36 (46.15%) Informatica
10 36 (46.15%) TIBCO
10 36 (46.15%) Data Integration
11 32 (41.03%) C++
12 29 (37.18%) Web Services
13 28 (35.90%) OO
14 22 (28.21%) SDLC
14 22 (28.21%) Tomcat
14 22 (28.21%) Ant
15 20 (25.64%) SOA
15 20 (25.64%) Data Management
15 20 (25.64%) Clinical Data Management
16 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
16 19 (24.36%) .NET
17 18 (23.08%) HTML
17 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
18 17 (21.79%) PL/SQL
18 17 (21.79%) Crystal Reports
18 17 (21.79%) Oracle Reports
19 16 (20.51%) AngularJS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 22 (28.21%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.28%) CICS
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Simulink
2 3 (3.85%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Modbus
1 1 (1.28%) Profibus
1 1 (1.28%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (62.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 17 (21.79%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (21.79%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) DataStage
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Ant
2 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.41%) Subversion
4 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.85%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.56%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.28%) NUnit
6 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.26%) Automotive
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Electronics
4 5 (6.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.56%) Games
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.85%) XML
2 29 (37.18%) Web Services
3 19 (24.36%) .NET
4 18 (23.08%) HTML
5 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
6 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 11 (14.10%) CSS
8 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 6 (7.69%) HTML5
9 6 (7.69%) jQuery
10 5 (6.41%) WCF
11 3 (3.85%) CSS3
11 3 (3.85%) Ember.js
11 3 (3.85%) JSON
11 3 (3.85%) RESTful
11 3 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.85%) SOAP
11 3 (3.85%) Spring
11 3 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.15%) Data Integration
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Life Science
4 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.28%) DataPower
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.28%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows CE
3 3 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (51.28%) Unit Testing
3 28 (35.90%) OO
4 22 (28.21%) SDLC
5 20 (25.64%) Clinical Data Management
5 20 (25.64%) Data Management
5 20 (25.64%) SOA
6 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.69%) MVC
7 6 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) OOP
8 5 (6.41%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.13%) DevOps
10 3 (3.85%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.85%) UML
11 2 (2.56%) Refactoring
11 2 (2.56%) TDD
11 2 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
2 48 (61.54%) C#
2 48 (61.54%) Java
3 43 (55.13%) SQL
4 37 (47.44%) VBScript
5 32 (41.03%) C++
6 17 (21.79%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.41%) C
7 5 (6.41%) VB
8 3 (3.85%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.85%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) COBOL
10 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.28%) Python
10 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) Oracle
2 36 (46.15%) Informatica
2 36 (46.15%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) Apigee
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Intel
4 1 (1.28%) Telerik
4 1 (1.28%) webMethods