Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 20 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 240 452 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.07% 9.69% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 10.48% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 204 323 316
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% -

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 3,632 4,311 4,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.90% 92.39% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,079 3,337 3,922
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -1 131 £47,500 -5.00% 40
Derbyshire +3 45 £40,500 - 13
Northamptonshire -22 34 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Leicestershire -58 25 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Lincolnshire -2 2 £43,750 +68.27% 5
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 145 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (51.25%) C#
3 104 (43.33%) .NET
4 93 (38.75%) JavaScript
5 87 (36.25%) SQL
6 83 (34.58%) Java
7 61 (25.42%) CSS
8 59 (24.58%) HTML
9 53 (22.08%) C++
10 51 (21.25%) Test Automation
11 50 (20.83%) Scrum
12 49 (20.42%) Azure
12 49 (20.42%) AWS
13 45 (18.75%) AngularJS
13 45 (18.75%) Degree
14 42 (17.50%) Finance
15 41 (17.08%) Web Development
16 38 (15.83%) Node.js
16 38 (15.83%) DevOps
16 38 (15.83%) React
16 38 (15.83%) SDLC
17 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET
18 35 (14.58%) OO
19 33 (13.75%) Unit Testing
19 33 (13.75%) TDD
20 32 (13.33%) MVC
20 32 (13.33%) Analytics
21 31 (12.92%) Microsoft
21 31 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
22 29 (12.08%) Continuous Integration

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 14 (5.83%) Apache Spark
2 9 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.67%) SAS
4 3 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) Drupal
6 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) SPSS
2 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.42%) HipChat
2 1 (0.42%) Simulink
2 1 (0.42%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.42%) AWS
1 49 (20.42%) Azure
2 22 (9.17%) GCP
3 10 (4.17%) OpenShift
4 6 (2.50%) GitHub
5 5 (2.08%) SaaS
6 4 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.83%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.83%) Serverless
8 1 (0.42%) Apigee
8 1 (0.42%) Boomi
8 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.25%) HTTP
1 3 (1.25%) Internet
1 3 (1.25%) SAN
2 2 (0.83%) Modbus
2 2 (0.83%) RS-485
2 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.83%) VoIP
3 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.42%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.42%) RTSP
3 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.33%) Big Data
1 20 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 20 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 14 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.42%) HBase
5 9 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.33%) BigQuery
6 8 (3.33%) MySQL
6 8 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.50%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.50%) Flink
8 5 (2.08%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.08%) Impala
9 4 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.67%) Firebird
10 3 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.50%) JIRA
3 18 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.00%) Subversion
5 10 (4.17%) Xcode
6 7 (2.92%) Grunt
6 7 (2.92%) gulp
6 7 (2.92%) Maven
7 6 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.50%) Selenium
8 5 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.08%) GitLab
8 5 (2.08%) Gradle
9 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.25%) JUnit
10 3 (1.25%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.83%) NUnit
11 2 (0.83%) WiX
General
1 42 (17.50%) Finance
2 13 (5.42%) Marketing
3 11 (4.58%) Retail
4 7 (2.92%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.50%) Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Electronics
5 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.25%) Law
8 2 (0.83%) Games
8 2 (0.83%) Military
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Police
Job Titles
1 110 (45.83%) Software Engineer
2 101 (42.08%) Developer
3 28 (11.67%) .NET Developer
4 24 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.92%) C# Developer
6 18 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
6 18 (7.50%) Java Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) Lead Software Engineer
7 17 (7.08%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.08%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (6.25%) Junior
9 14 (5.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.42%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (4.58%) Programmer
12 10 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Software Programmer
13 9 (3.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (43.33%) .NET
2 61 (25.42%) CSS
3 59 (24.58%) HTML
4 45 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 38 (15.83%) Node.js
5 38 (15.83%) React
6 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET
7 26 (10.83%) RESTful
8 24 (10.00%) XML
9 21 (8.75%) Spring
10 20 (8.33%) .NET Core
11 19 (7.92%) Web Services
12 17 (7.08%) jQuery
13 16 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 16 (6.67%) Vue.js
14 15 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (5.42%) REST
17 12 (5.00%) JSON
18 11 (4.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.58%) User Experience
2 21 (8.75%) Public Cloud
3 14 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 11 (4.58%) Cloud Native
6 10 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.50%) e-Learning
8 6 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.67%) EPoS
11 3 (1.25%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.25%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.83%) CAN bus
12 2 (0.83%) NHS
13 1 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.67%) Linux
2 10 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.50%) Android
3 6 (2.50%) Windows
4 4 (1.67%) Unix
5 3 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.83%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.25%) Test Automation
3 50 (20.83%) Scrum
4 41 (17.08%) Web Development
5 38 (15.83%) DevOps
5 38 (15.83%) SDLC
6 35 (14.58%) OO
7 33 (13.75%) TDD
7 33 (13.75%) Unit Testing
8 32 (13.33%) Analytics
8 32 (13.33%) MVC
9 31 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (10.42%) Computer Science
11 25 (10.42%) Microservices
12 22 (9.17%) User Stories
13 19 (7.92%) BDD
13 19 (7.92%) OOP
14 16 (6.67%) Data Analytics
14 16 (6.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 123 (51.25%) C#
2 93 (38.75%) JavaScript
3 87 (36.25%) SQL
4 83 (34.58%) Java
5 53 (22.08%) C++
6 28 (11.67%) C
7 26 (10.83%) Python
8 12 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.92%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.92%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.50%) ES6
11 6 (2.50%) ES7
11 6 (2.50%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.50%) PHP
11 6 (2.50%) Scala
12 5 (2.08%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 45 (18.75%) Degree
2 17 (7.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.08%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (3.75%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.83%) GDPR
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) NCSC
3 2 (0.83%) WCAG
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.42%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (2.08%) Firmware
3 3 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.42%) HDFS
5 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.92%) Kubernetes
1 7 (2.92%) Puppet
2 4 (1.67%) Oozie
3 3 (1.25%) Ansible
3 3 (1.25%) SCCM
3 3 (1.25%) SCOM
3 3 (1.25%) WSUS
4 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.42%) Icinga
5 1 (0.42%) SELinux
5 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.67%) Google
3 11 (4.58%) Oracle
4 7 (2.92%) SAP
5 6 (2.50%) Tableau
6 4 (1.67%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.25%) HP
7 3 (1.25%) NetApp
7 3 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.25%) VMware
8 2 (0.83%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.83%) Databricks
8 2 (0.83%) New Relic
8 2 (0.83%) Splunk
8 2 (0.83%) Sun
9 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.42%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.42%) Red Box
9 1 (0.42%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.42%) WSO2