The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Peterborough region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 44 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.33% 0.89% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 0.90% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 333 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.83% 98.52% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 279 241 239
Median salary £40,000 £38,650 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £22,973
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Peterborough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) C
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) PhD
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) ZigBee
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Secure Coding
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) QA

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
1 3 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 2 (22.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago