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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 33 18 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.58% 10.84% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 13.62% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 9
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £22,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
246 257 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.62% 79.57% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 217 218 275
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,013 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
4 20 (50.00%) .NET
4 20 (50.00%) jQuery
5 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (45.00%) C#
6 16 (40.00%) TDD
6 16 (40.00%) Ajax
6 16 (40.00%) HTML5
7 15 (37.50%) CSS3
8 14 (35.00%) Backbone.js
8 14 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
8 14 (35.00%) HTTP
8 14 (35.00%) SOA
9 13 (32.50%) OO
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
10 11 (27.50%) C++
11 10 (25.00%) C
12 9 (22.50%) MVC
12 9 (22.50%) Scrum
12 9 (22.50%) WCF
13 7 (17.50%) Kanban
13 7 (17.50%) Linux
14 6 (15.00%) Java
14 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (12.50%) PHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) GPRS
2 4 (10.00%) GSM
2 4 (10.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) UPnP
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) OLAP
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) OLTP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) HTML
1 24 (60.00%) CSS
2 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) jQuery
3 16 (40.00%) Ajax
3 16 (40.00%) HTML5
4 15 (37.50%) CSS3
5 14 (35.00%) Backbone.js
5 14 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (22.50%) WCF
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.50%) XML
7 5 (12.50%) XHTML
8 4 (10.00%) STL
8 4 (10.00%) Qt
8 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.00%) JSON
10 2 (5.00%) Symfony
10 2 (5.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 14 (35.00%) SOA
5 13 (32.50%) OO
6 9 (22.50%) MVC
6 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) Kanban
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.50%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
11 2 (5.00%) Web Development
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Product Management
12 1 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) C++
5 10 (25.00%) C
6 6 (15.00%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) Python
10 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Zend
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