The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 26 21 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.86% 8.71% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 10.86% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 5
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 267 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 83.75% 80.18% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 218 224 273
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (65.00%) HTML
2 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 23 (57.50%) .NET
3 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
4 22 (55.00%) jQuery
5 21 (52.50%) C#
6 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (45.00%) Ajax
6 18 (45.00%) HTML5
7 17 (42.50%) CSS3
7 17 (42.50%) TDD
8 16 (40.00%) HTTP
8 16 (40.00%) SOA
8 16 (40.00%) Backbone.js
8 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 15 (37.50%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) OO
11 11 (27.50%) WCF
11 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 11 (27.50%) Scrum
12 10 (25.00%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 7 (17.50%) XML
14 7 (17.50%) C
14 7 (17.50%) Kanban
14 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (15.00%) SQL Server

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) ZigBee
2 3 (7.50%) GPRS
2 3 (7.50%) GSM
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) OLAP
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.50%) OLTP
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Android Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
1 26 (65.00%) CSS
2 23 (57.50%) .NET
3 22 (55.00%) jQuery
4 18 (45.00%) Ajax
4 18 (45.00%) HTML5
5 17 (42.50%) CSS3
6 16 (40.00%) Backbone.js
6 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (27.50%) WCF
8 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.50%) XML
10 5 (12.50%) XHTML
11 4 (10.00%) STL
11 4 (10.00%) Web Services
11 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (10.00%) Qt
11 4 (10.00%) JSON
12 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
2 17 (42.50%) TDD
3 16 (40.00%) SOA
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 14 (35.00%) OO
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Kanban
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) OOP
8 4 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) Web Development
11 1 (2.50%) Kimball Methodology
11 1 (2.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) C++
5 7 (17.50%) C
6 6 (15.00%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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