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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / East Midlands
Rank 31 22 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 199 295 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.81% 9.32% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 10.58% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 172 245 186
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 2554 2787 2902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.41% 88.06% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2186 2334
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Leicestershire +10 81 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Nottinghamshire -10 74 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Northamptonshire -25 20 £34,000 -15.00% 6
Derbyshire +2 19 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Lincolnshire -2 5 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 222 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (36.67%) C#
3 151 (33.56%) JavaScript
4 148 (32.89%) Java
5 121 (26.89%) Degree
6 120 (26.67%) .NET
7 117 (26.00%) Scrum
8 114 (25.33%) C++
9 113 (25.11%) Computer Science
10 99 (22.00%) HTML
11 93 (20.67%) OO
12 89 (19.78%) QA
13 87 (19.33%) Retail
14 84 (18.67%) CSS
15 77 (17.11%) SQL Server
16 75 (16.67%) SQL
16 75 (16.67%) Finance
17 73 (16.22%) Linux
18 70 (15.56%) Test Automation
19 68 (15.11%) ASP.NET
20 67 (14.89%) Mobile App
21 66 (14.67%) MVC
22 63 (14.00%) Git (software)
22 63 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
23 60 (13.33%) TDD
24 59 (13.11%) Windows
24 59 (13.11%) AngularJS
25 56 (12.44%) Python
26 55 (12.22%) Kanban
27 52 (11.56%) Selenium

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 13 (2.89%) Apache
2 5 (1.11%) SAS
2 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.89%) nginx
4 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.67%) CMS
4 3 (0.67%) IIS
4 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.44%) JBoss
5 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.22%) Jetty
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.00%) Simulink
3 7 (1.56%) MS Office
4 5 (1.11%) SPSS
5 1 (0.22%) Maple
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.11%) IaaS
5 5 (1.11%) PaaS
5 5 (1.11%) SaaS
6 4 (0.89%) Google Play
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.44%) Firewall
1 20 (4.44%) WAN
2 19 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.33%) LAN
3 15 (3.33%) OSPF
4 13 (2.89%) Network Security
5 12 (2.67%) IPv6
6 8 (1.78%) RTP
7 7 (1.56%) FlexRay
8 6 (1.33%) HTTP
8 6 (1.33%) RS-485
9 5 (1.11%) Internet
10 4 (0.89%) SNMP
10 4 (0.89%) Wireless
10 4 (0.89%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.67%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.22%) PABX
12 1 (0.22%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.00%) MySQL
3 38 (8.44%) MongoDB
4 17 (3.78%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.00%) DB2
7 8 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.33%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.67%) Big Data
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.56%) Selenium
3 41 (9.11%) Subversion
4 40 (8.89%) Visual Studio
5 26 (5.78%) Cucumber
6 22 (4.89%) JIRA
6 22 (4.89%) NUnit
7 19 (4.22%) Jenkins
7 19 (4.22%) JUnit
8 13 (2.89%) CruiseControl
8 13 (2.89%) MSTest
9 12 (2.67%) Calabash
9 12 (2.67%) WebDriver
10 11 (2.44%) Ant
10 11 (2.44%) Capybara
10 11 (2.44%) Maven
10 11 (2.44%) MSBuild
10 11 (2.44%) Protractor
10 11 (2.44%) QUnit
10 11 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 87 (19.33%) Retail
2 75 (16.67%) Finance
3 22 (4.89%) Electronics
4 13 (2.89%) Games
5 12 (2.67%) Aerospace
6 10 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.78%) Automotive
8 7 (1.56%) Publishing
9 4 (0.89%) Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 193 (42.89%) Developer
2 159 (35.33%) Software Engineer
3 50 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 46 (10.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 45 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 42 (9.33%) C# Developer
6 42 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 40 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 38 (8.44%) C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (6.89%) Senior Developer
10 29 (6.44%) .NET Software Engineer
10 29 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (6.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (5.78%) Embedded Engineer
12 26 (5.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 21 (4.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 20 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (4.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
16 18 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (26.67%) .NET
2 99 (22.00%) HTML
3 84 (18.67%) CSS
4 68 (15.11%) ASP.NET
5 59 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 46 (10.22%) HTML5
7 40 (8.89%) Web Services
8 32 (7.11%) .NET Framework
8 32 (7.11%) Node.js
8 32 (7.11%) XML
9 29 (6.44%) jQuery
10 27 (6.00%) RESTful
11 23 (5.11%) Spring
12 22 (4.89%) Ember.js
12 22 (4.89%) WPF
13 21 (4.67%) JSON
13 21 (4.67%) WCF
14 20 (4.44%) CSS3
15 19 (4.22%) SOAP
16 17 (3.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 113 (25.11%) Computer Science
2 67 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 33 (7.33%) Data Structures
4 28 (6.22%) Algorithms
5 27 (6.00%) Data Centre
6 20 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
8 15 (3.33%) User Experience
9 11 (2.44%) Social Media
10 8 (1.78%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.56%) CAN bus
11 7 (1.56%) CMDB
11 7 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.33%) Blog
13 4 (0.89%) e-Health
13 4 (0.89%) Fintech
13 4 (0.89%) VHDL
14 3 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.22%) Linux
2 59 (13.11%) Windows
3 28 (6.22%) Android
4 22 (4.89%) Unix
5 15 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 14 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (26.00%) Scrum
3 93 (20.67%) OO
4 70 (15.56%) Test Automation
5 66 (14.67%) MVC
6 63 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (13.33%) TDD
8 55 (12.22%) Kanban
9 42 (9.33%) OOP
10 41 (9.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (8.44%) SDLC
12 37 (8.22%) Service Delivery
13 34 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (6.89%) Mentoring
15 28 (6.22%) Automated Testing
15 28 (6.22%) Mathematics
15 28 (6.22%) Multithreading
16 27 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
17 26 (5.78%) SOA
18 24 (5.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 165 (36.67%) C#
2 151 (33.56%) JavaScript
3 148 (32.89%) Java
4 114 (25.33%) C++
5 75 (16.67%) SQL
6 56 (12.44%) Python
7 46 (10.22%) C
8 44 (9.78%) T-SQL
9 35 (7.78%) Scala
10 32 (7.11%) PHP
11 21 (4.67%) Ruby
12 20 (4.44%) VB
13 16 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 16 (3.56%) Embedded C
14 15 (3.33%) Embedded C++
14 15 (3.33%) MATLAB
14 15 (3.33%) Perl
14 15 (3.33%) VB6
15 14 (3.11%) VB.NET
16 13 (2.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 121 (26.89%) Degree
2 20 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.56%) PhD
3 16 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.56%) PMP
8 6 (1.33%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.11%) CCNA
9 5 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.11%) ISEB
10 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.67%) HND
11 3 (0.67%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.44%) HNC
13 1 (0.22%) CISSP
13 1 (0.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (19.78%) QA
2 12 (2.67%) JTAG
2 12 (2.67%) MISRA
3 7 (1.56%) ISO26262
4 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.44%) TickIT
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (4.44%) Firmware
2 12 (2.67%) Docker
3 5 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.89%) vSphere
5 3 (0.67%) Varnish
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.78%) Ansible
2 5 (1.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.11%) Mesos
2 5 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.11%) Puppet
2 5 (1.11%) SCVMM
3 4 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.89%) Nagios
3 4 (0.89%) OpenView
3 4 (0.89%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.67%) Terraform
4 3 (0.67%) vRealize
5 2 (0.44%) SCCM
6 1 (0.22%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.22%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 32 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.00%) HP
3 22 (4.89%) CheckPoint
3 22 (4.89%) Cisco
4 20 (4.44%) Fortinet
5 14 (3.11%) Oracle
6 8 (1.78%) IBM
7 7 (1.56%) Juniper
8 6 (1.33%) BMC
8 6 (1.33%) Tableau
8 6 (1.33%) VMware
8 6 (1.33%) webMethods
9 5 (1.11%) Brocade
9 5 (1.11%) F5
10 4 (0.89%) Dynatrace
10 4 (0.89%) Freescale
10 4 (0.89%) Google
10 4 (0.89%) hybris
10 4 (0.89%) Nimsoft
10 4 (0.89%) Perforce
Matlock, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Life assurance, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum pension + 25 days' holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, flexi working, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 11 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Bakewell
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago