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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 33 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.62% 12.21% 11.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 14.40% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 45
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
298 257 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 83.01% 84.82% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 219 235 284
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 11 (44.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (32.00%) C
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) C++
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) Marketing
9 5 (20.00%) QA
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 4 (16.00%) GPRS
10 4 (16.00%) GSM
10 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) ZigBee
10 4 (16.00%) WCF
10 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Security Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.00%) Mule
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) GPRS
1 4 (16.00%) GSM
1 4 (16.00%) ZigBee
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Riak
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) OLAP
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Liquibase
2 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) WCF
5 3 (12.00%) MFC
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) STL
5 3 (12.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) GTK+
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) JMS
7 1 (4.00%) WSDL
7 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.00%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (12.00%) Kanban
8 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Product Management
9 2 (8.00%) OOD
10 1 (4.00%) SOA
10 1 (4.00%) ETL
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (8.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
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