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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 36 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.47% 11.86% 15.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 13.70% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 51
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
278 270 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 85.80% 86.54% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 219 238 264
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) C
5 7 (29.17%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Marketing
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) XSLT
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Mule
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) GPRS
2 2 (8.33%) GSM
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Riak
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Liquibase
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.17%) GCC
3 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) XML
2 8 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (12.50%) STL
6 3 (12.50%) MFC
7 2 (8.33%) GTK+
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.33%) OOD
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) Product Management
8 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.17%) User Stories
9 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
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