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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 30 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.87% 12.79% 8.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 15.23% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 25
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
289 256 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 82.81% 83.93% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 209 238 227
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 20 November 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 13 (34.21%) C++
4 13 (34.21%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
4 13 (34.21%) jQuery
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) C
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
8 9 (23.68%) C#
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) HTTP
8 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.05%) QA
9 8 (21.05%) Backbone.js
9 8 (21.05%) Ajax
9 8 (21.05%) SOA
10 7 (18.42%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) STL
10 7 (18.42%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) Java
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) CSS3
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (2.63%) Mule
1 1 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) GPRS
2 4 (10.53%) GSM
2 4 (10.53%) ZigBee
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) UPnP
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) Riak
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) OLAP
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) OLTP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Hudson
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Development Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 13 (34.21%) jQuery
3 12 (31.58%) CSS
4 11 (28.95%) HTML5
5 10 (26.32%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) Ajax
6 8 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
7 7 (18.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (18.42%) XML
7 7 (18.42%) STL
8 4 (10.53%) WCF
8 4 (10.53%) Qt
9 3 (7.89%) MFC
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.26%) GTK+
10 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.53%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) OO
3 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.05%) SOA
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Security Testing
10 2 (5.26%) OOD
10 2 (5.26%) Product Management
11 1 (2.63%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) C
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) Python
10 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
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