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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 22 28
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 178 294 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.68% 8.88% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 10.00% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 144 259 243
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2339 2941 3222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.83% 88.83% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1956 2351 2682
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -10 81 £45,000 -1.63% 8
Northamptonshire -9 50 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Derbyshire +13 24 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Leicestershire -4 24 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Lincolnshire +13 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 197 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (45.74%) Java
3 135 (35.90%) C#
4 116 (30.85%) JavaScript
5 94 (25.00%) C++
5 94 (25.00%) Degree
6 93 (24.73%) HTML
7 88 (23.40%) OO
7 88 (23.40%) Scrum
8 84 (22.34%) .NET
8 84 (22.34%) QA
8 84 (22.34%) Test Automation
9 72 (19.15%) Git (software)
10 67 (17.82%) Computer Science
11 66 (17.55%) Mobile App
11 66 (17.55%) Linux
12 65 (17.29%) SQL
13 63 (16.76%) CSS
14 61 (16.22%) C
15 60 (15.96%) TDD
16 59 (15.69%) Retail
16 59 (15.69%) Windows
17 58 (15.43%) Finance
18 56 (14.89%) Selenium
19 54 (14.36%) Python
20 51 (13.56%) OOP
21 49 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (12.77%) SQL Server
23 43 (11.44%) Kanban
24 41 (10.90%) Electronics

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 11 (2.93%) Apache
2 9 (2.39%) nginx
3 8 (2.13%) IIS
4 5 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.33%) CMS
4 5 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.53%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.53%) JBoss
5 2 (0.53%) Liferay
6 1 (0.27%) CICS
6 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.27%) Jetty
6 1 (0.27%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Maple
1 7 (1.86%) Simulink
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (3.99%) SaaS
2 13 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.13%) GitHub
5 4 (1.06%) Google Play
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.46%) Wireless
2 9 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.33%) FlexRay
3 5 (1.33%) HTTP
4 4 (1.06%) RS-485
5 3 (0.80%) Internet
5 3 (0.80%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.53%) Firewall
6 2 (0.53%) IPv6
6 2 (0.53%) LAN
6 2 (0.53%) Network Security
6 2 (0.53%) OSPF
6 2 (0.53%) RS-232
6 2 (0.53%) WAN
7 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.27%) Modbus
7 1 (0.27%) PABX
7 1 (0.27%) RTP
7 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 28 (7.45%) MySQL
4 16 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.60%) Redis
7 6 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.53%) Big Data
11 2 (0.53%) DB2
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.27%) MS Access
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 56 (14.89%) Selenium
3 30 (7.98%) JIRA
4 26 (6.91%) Visual Studio
5 24 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 23 (6.12%) Subversion
7 21 (5.59%) Maven
8 19 (5.05%) WebDriver
9 18 (4.79%) Ant
9 18 (4.79%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.99%) LabVIEW
11 14 (3.72%) NUnit
12 13 (3.46%) JUnit
13 11 (2.93%) Calabash
13 11 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.66%) QUnit
15 7 (1.86%) MSTest
15 7 (1.86%) NetBeans
15 7 (1.86%) Protractor
16 6 (1.60%) Capybara
General
1 59 (15.69%) Retail
2 58 (15.43%) Finance
3 41 (10.90%) Electronics
4 14 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.19%) Games
6 11 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.66%) Advertising
7 10 (2.66%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.13%) Banking
8 8 (2.13%) Marketing
9 7 (1.86%) Automotive
9 7 (1.86%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 177 (47.07%) Developer
2 145 (38.56%) Software Engineer
3 77 (20.48%) Java Developer
4 37 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 36 (9.57%) Senior Developer
6 35 (9.31%) C# Software Engineer
7 32 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 29 (7.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 29 (7.71%) Java Engineer
9 26 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
10 25 (6.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (6.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
12 22 (5.85%) Test Engineer
13 21 (5.59%) C Software Engineer
13 21 (5.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 20 (5.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 19 (5.05%) .NET Developer
15 19 (5.05%) C# Developer
15 19 (5.05%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (24.73%) HTML
2 84 (22.34%) .NET
3 63 (16.76%) CSS
4 40 (10.64%) RESTful
5 36 (9.57%) HTML5
6 35 (9.31%) Web Services
6 35 (9.31%) XML
7 29 (7.71%) AngularJS
7 29 (7.71%) JDBC
8 28 (7.45%) ASP.NET
9 24 (6.38%) Spring
10 23 (6.12%) Node.js
11 21 (5.59%) .NET Framework
12 18 (4.79%) React
12 18 (4.79%) Spring Boot
13 17 (4.52%) jQuery
14 16 (4.26%) J2EE
15 15 (3.99%) CSS3
16 14 (3.72%) Entity Framework
16 14 (3.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.82%) Computer Science
2 66 (17.55%) Mobile App
3 34 (9.04%) Data Structures
4 28 (7.45%) Algorithms
5 24 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (5.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 20 (5.32%) Device Driver
8 13 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (3.19%) Fintech
9 12 (3.19%) User Experience
10 11 (2.93%) Social Media
11 10 (2.66%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.60%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.33%) CAN bus
14 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.80%) SCADA
14 3 (0.80%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.55%) Linux
2 59 (15.69%) Windows
3 11 (2.93%) Android
4 10 (2.66%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.86%) Unix
7 5 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (23.40%) OO
2 88 (23.40%) Scrum
3 84 (22.34%) Test Automation
4 60 (15.96%) TDD
5 51 (13.56%) OOP
6 49 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (11.44%) Kanban
8 37 (9.84%) Unit Testing
9 36 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 36 (9.57%) MVC
10 32 (8.51%) SOA
11 29 (7.71%) Mathematics
11 29 (7.71%) User Stories
12 27 (7.18%) SDLC
13 23 (6.12%) Open Source
14 22 (5.85%) Manual Testing
15 21 (5.59%) Defect Management
16 19 (5.05%) Computer Vision
17 18 (4.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 172 (45.74%) Java
2 135 (35.90%) C#
3 116 (30.85%) JavaScript
4 94 (25.00%) C++
5 65 (17.29%) SQL
6 61 (16.22%) C
7 54 (14.36%) Python
8 32 (8.51%) Scala
9 23 (6.12%) PHP
10 20 (5.32%) T-SQL
11 16 (4.26%) Ruby
12 15 (3.99%) MATLAB
13 10 (2.66%) Perl
14 9 (2.39%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.13%) Apple Swift
15 8 (2.13%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.13%) Objective-C
15 8 (2.13%) VB
16 7 (1.86%) Groovy
16 7 (1.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 94 (25.00%) Degree
2 37 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (6.65%) PhD
4 10 (2.66%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.06%) HND
6 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) HNC
7 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (22.34%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.53%) IEC 61131
3 2 (0.53%) JTAG
3 2 (0.53%) MISRA
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (9.57%) Firmware
2 21 (5.59%) Docker
3 3 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (2.39%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.06%) Ansible
2 4 (1.06%) Mesos
2 4 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.06%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (5.05%) Oracle
2 14 (3.72%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.86%) Sun
3 7 (1.86%) Xilinx
4 6 (1.60%) SAP
5 4 (1.06%) Google
5 4 (1.06%) HP
5 4 (1.06%) Perforce
5 4 (1.06%) Talend
5 4 (1.06%) WSO2
6 3 (0.80%) Altera
6 3 (0.80%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.53%) Apple
7 2 (0.53%) Atmel
7 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.53%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.53%) Fortinet
7 2 (0.53%) Freescale
7 2 (0.53%) OpenText
7 2 (0.53%) Tableau
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