Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 32 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 371 343 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.59% 6.45% 9.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.27% 7.16% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 302 341 641
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,486 4,791 5,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.76% 90.07% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,685 3,892 4,641
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 119 £45,000 - 30
Northamptonshire -3 102 £55,000 +78.86% 21
Leicestershire +9 84 £42,000 +9.09% 23
Derbyshire +9 53 £39,500 -7.06% 12
Lincolnshire +2 7 £26,000 -42.22% 2
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 168 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (42.86%) Java
3 139 (37.47%) C#
4 131 (35.31%) JavaScript
5 109 (29.38%) .NET
6 107 (28.84%) SQL
7 100 (26.95%) Degree
8 95 (25.61%) C++
9 94 (25.34%) OO
10 81 (21.83%) HTML
11 72 (19.41%) Scrum
11 72 (19.41%) Microservices
12 68 (18.33%) C
12 68 (18.33%) Web Services
12 68 (18.33%) Microsoft
13 67 (18.06%) jQuery
14 60 (16.17%) TDD
14 60 (16.17%) Spring
15 59 (15.90%) ASP.NET
16 58 (15.63%) SQL Server
17 56 (15.09%) Finance
17 56 (15.09%) RESTful
18 55 (14.82%) CSS
19 54 (14.56%) Windows
20 53 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
20 53 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
21 52 (14.02%) Computer Science
21 52 (14.02%) Linux
22 51 (13.75%) MVC
22 51 (13.75%) Test Automation

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.12%) WebSphere
2 14 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.43%) Apache
3 9 (2.43%) IIS
4 8 (2.16%) CMS
5 7 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.89%) SAS
6 6 (1.62%) JBoss
7 5 (1.35%) Confluence
8 4 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.08%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.08%) Jetty
8 4 (1.08%) Liferay
8 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.54%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.54%) Hyperledger
9 2 (0.54%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.16%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.62%) SPSS
4 4 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.81%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Magento
1 2 (0.54%) R3 Corda
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (7.28%) GitHub
4 13 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.16%) SaaS
7 7 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (1.89%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (1.89%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) IaaS
9 3 (0.81%) PaaS
10 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.54%) Serverless
11 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Office 365
11 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.23%) HTTP
2 8 (2.16%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.62%) Internet
4 4 (1.08%) MQTT
4 4 (1.08%) Wireless
5 3 (0.81%) FTP
5 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.54%) Intranet
6 2 (0.54%) NFC
6 2 (0.54%) SMS
6 2 (0.54%) SMTP
6 2 (0.54%) SNMP
6 2 (0.54%) Telnet
7 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.09%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.47%) MongoDB
3 24 (6.47%) MySQL
4 15 (4.04%) Big Data
4 15 (4.04%) Hadoop
5 12 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.96%) OLTP
7 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.62%) BigQuery
10 6 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.62%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.62%) HBase
11 4 (1.08%) Flink
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (9.16%) Subversion
2 33 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 30 (8.09%) Jenkins
4 29 (7.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (7.01%) JIRA
5 26 (7.01%) JUnit
6 23 (6.20%) Cucumber
6 23 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (6.20%) Visual Studio
7 21 (5.66%) Gradle
8 19 (5.12%) Mockito
9 18 (4.85%) Hudson
10 13 (3.50%) Maven
11 9 (2.43%) Selenium
12 8 (2.16%) Xcode
13 6 (1.62%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.62%) Gatling
14 5 (1.35%) JMeter
14 5 (1.35%) NUnit
14 5 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (15.09%) Finance
2 33 (8.89%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.74%) Banking
4 15 (4.04%) Automotive
4 15 (4.04%) Retail
4 15 (4.04%) Retail Banking
5 14 (3.77%) Marketing
6 9 (2.43%) Electronics
7 7 (1.89%) Law
7 7 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Front Office
9 2 (0.54%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 149 (40.16%) Developer
2 140 (37.74%) Software Engineer
3 72 (19.41%) Java Developer
4 53 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 50 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 39 (10.51%) .NET Developer
7 38 (10.24%) C# Developer
8 36 (9.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 32 (8.63%) Java Engineer
10 31 (8.36%) Embedded Engineer
11 30 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (8.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 23 (6.20%) Java Software Engineer
13 22 (5.93%) .NET Software Developer
13 22 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (5.39%) C# Software Developer
15 19 (5.12%) C++ Software Engineer
15 19 (5.12%) Lead Software Engineer
16 18 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 17 (4.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (29.38%) .NET
2 81 (21.83%) HTML
3 68 (18.33%) Web Services
4 67 (18.06%) jQuery
5 60 (16.17%) Spring
6 59 (15.90%) ASP.NET
7 56 (15.09%) RESTful
8 55 (14.82%) CSS
9 47 (12.67%) AngularJS
10 41 (11.05%) Hibernate
11 36 (9.70%) J2EE
12 34 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (7.28%) HTML5
14 25 (6.74%) Ajax
15 24 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (6.20%) REST
17 22 (5.93%) .NET Framework
18 19 (5.12%) WCF
19 18 (4.85%) ASP.NET Core
20 17 (4.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.16%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (6.47%) Device Driver
4 23 (6.20%) Mobile App
5 20 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.04%) User Experience
8 13 (3.50%) CCTV
8 13 (3.50%) SCADA
9 11 (2.96%) Fintech
10 10 (2.70%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.89%) Verilog
11 7 (1.89%) VHDL
12 6 (1.62%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (1.62%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (1.08%) Driving Licence
14 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.56%) Windows
2 52 (14.02%) Linux
3 29 (7.82%) Unix
4 7 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.62%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.35%) Android
6 5 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.08%) CentOS
8 3 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.34%) OO
3 72 (19.41%) Microservices
3 72 (19.41%) Scrum
4 60 (16.17%) TDD
5 53 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 51 (13.75%) MVC
6 51 (13.75%) Test Automation
7 43 (11.59%) SDLC
8 41 (11.05%) OOP
9 40 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (10.78%) DevOps
9 40 (10.78%) Open Source
10 37 (9.97%) Mathematics
11 34 (9.16%) Unit Testing
12 33 (8.89%) SOA
13 31 (8.36%) E-Commerce
14 29 (7.82%) OOD
15 25 (6.74%) Web Development
16 23 (6.20%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 159 (42.86%) Java
2 139 (37.47%) C#
3 131 (35.31%) JavaScript
4 107 (28.84%) SQL
5 95 (25.61%) C++
6 68 (18.33%) C
7 38 (10.24%) Python
8 32 (8.63%) Java 8
9 28 (7.55%) T-SQL
10 27 (7.28%) PHP
11 18 (4.85%) VB
12 17 (4.58%) Ruby
13 13 (3.50%) VBA
14 11 (2.96%) Perl
14 11 (2.96%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.96%) VB.NET
15 10 (2.70%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.43%) Scala
17 8 (2.16%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 100 (26.95%) Degree
2 23 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.50%) HND
4 5 (1.35%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.08%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.66%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) TickIT
4 1 (0.27%) DICOM
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
4 1 (0.27%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (8.63%) Docker
2 11 (2.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (4.85%) Puppet
2 16 (4.31%) Ansible
3 4 (1.08%) Cobbler
3 4 (1.08%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.54%) Oozie
5 2 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 68 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.89%) Oracle
3 16 (4.31%) Google
4 9 (2.43%) Adobe
4 9 (2.43%) SAP
5 6 (1.62%) Applogic
5 6 (1.62%) Infor
5 6 (1.62%) Tableau
5 6 (1.62%) Talend
5 6 (1.62%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.35%) hybris
6 5 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.08%) HP
7 4 (1.08%) OpenText
7 4 (1.08%) Telerik
8 3 (0.81%) IBM
8 3 (0.81%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (0.54%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.54%) Zend
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore