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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 28 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 360 211 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.79% 6.88% 10.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.42% 7.42% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 142 151 132
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £38,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56% +13.37%
75th Percentile £76,875 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £91,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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 3,151 2,842 1,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 94.48% 92.72% 92.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,909 2,038 1,238
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,371
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.42% +4.40%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,813
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +6 182 £57,500 +12.20% 54
Northamptonshire +32 75 £67,500 +3.85% 10
Leicestershire -13 67 £60,000 +20.00% 17
Derbyshire +7 26 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Lincolnshire +7 11 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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.

1 171 (47.50%) Agile
2 147 (40.83%) .NET
3 145 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 145 (40.28%) SQL
4 136 (37.78%) Java
5 128 (35.56%) Azure
6 126 (35.00%) AWS
7 108 (30.00%) Degree
8 101 (28.06%) C#
9 99 (27.50%) Microservices
10 95 (26.39%) Linux
11 94 (26.11%) Python
12 92 (25.56%) Problem-Solving
13 89 (24.72%) Social Skills
13 89 (24.72%) AngularJS
14 84 (23.33%) React
15 77 (21.39%) HTTP
16 75 (20.83%) C++
16 75 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
17 73 (20.28%) Finance
18 69 (19.17%) Docker
18 69 (19.17%) DevOps
19 68 (18.89%) Git (software)
20 65 (18.06%) HTML
21 63 (17.50%) ASP.NET
21 63 (17.50%) CSS
22 62 (17.22%) Computer Science
23 59 (16.39%) Kubernetes
24 58 (16.11%) Node.js
24 58 (16.11%) Software Testing

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 21 (5.83%) OpenStack
2 16 (4.44%) Confluence
3 12 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.11%) Apache
6 4 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.11%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.11%) JBoss
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.28%) CICS
8 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 128 (35.56%) Azure
2 126 (35.00%) AWS
3 36 (10.00%) Serverless
4 29 (8.06%) Amazon S3
5 26 (7.22%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (6.39%) GCP
7 21 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (5.28%) Azure DevOps
8 19 (5.28%) SaaS
9 15 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (3.89%) OpenShift
11 12 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
11 12 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
12 10 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 10 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (2.78%) CloudFront
13 6 (1.67%) Amazon EventBridge
13 6 (1.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 6 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 77 (21.39%) HTTP
2 50 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 25 (6.94%) SSL
4 14 (3.89%) Internet
5 12 (3.33%) 5G
6 11 (3.06%) DNS
6 11 (3.06%) SD-WAN
6 11 (3.06%) SMTP
6 11 (3.06%) WAN
7 5 (1.39%) RS-232
8 4 (1.11%) RS-485
9 3 (0.83%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.83%) J1939
10 1 (0.28%) Firewall
10 1 (0.28%) SMS
10 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.22%) NoSQL
2 29 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.67%) DynamoDB
4 18 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (4.44%) MySQL
6 13 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (2.78%) BigQuery
8 8 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.22%) Redis
9 6 (1.67%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.39%) Amazon Athena
10 5 (1.39%) SSDT
11 4 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.83%) Cloud Spanner
12 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.56%) Flink
13 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 68 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 32 (8.89%) JIRA
4 20 (5.56%) GitLab
5 19 (5.28%) Maven
6 17 (4.72%) IntelliJ
7 14 (3.89%) JUnit
8 13 (3.61%) Subversion
9 11 (3.06%) Eclipse
9 11 (3.06%) Mockito
10 10 (2.78%) Checkstyle
10 10 (2.78%) Mercurial
10 10 (2.78%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.94%) DbUnit
12 6 (1.67%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.67%) CircleCI
12 6 (1.67%) Selenium
13 5 (1.39%) JMeter
13 5 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (24.72%) Social Skills
2 75 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (20.28%) Finance
4 51 (14.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 30 (8.33%) Marketing
6 29 (8.06%) Law
7 26 (7.22%) Legal
8 23 (6.39%) Electronics
9 18 (5.00%) Manufacturing
9 18 (5.00%) Retail
10 13 (3.61%) Presentation Skills
11 12 (3.33%) Aerospace
11 12 (3.33%) Public Sector
12 9 (2.50%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
16 2 (0.56%) Aviation
17 1 (0.28%) Organisational Skills
17 1 (0.28%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 199 (55.28%) Software Engineer
2 74 (20.56%) Developer
3 42 (11.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 38 (10.56%) Embedded Engineer
4 38 (10.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 28 (7.78%) Software Developer
6 27 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 23 (6.39%) Junior
8 22 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.83%) Graduate
9 21 (5.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 20 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
11 19 (5.28%) Junior Embedded Engineer
11 19 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (5.00%) Trainee
12 18 (5.00%) Trainee Software Engineer
13 11 (3.06%) C# Developer
14 10 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
15 9 (2.50%) Cloud Developer
15 9 (2.50%) Cloud Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (40.83%) .NET
2 89 (24.72%) AngularJS
3 84 (23.33%) React
4 65 (18.06%) HTML
5 63 (17.50%) ASP.NET
5 63 (17.50%) CSS
6 58 (16.11%) Node.js
7 52 (14.44%) REST
8 43 (11.94%) .NET Core
9 42 (11.67%) RESTful
10 38 (10.56%) Protocol Buffers
11 35 (9.72%) Spring
12 32 (8.89%) XML
13 30 (8.33%) Kafka
14 27 (7.50%) Web Services
15 25 (6.94%) Angular 2
15 25 (6.94%) Ruby on Rails
16 18 (5.00%) .NET Framework
16 18 (5.00%) Struts
17 17 (4.72%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.89%) Cloud Native
2 18 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.72%) Data Structures
4 16 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 13 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.06%) Tandem
8 10 (2.78%) Blog
8 10 (2.78%) User Experience
9 9 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.50%) Satnav
10 8 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.67%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.67%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.11%) ARM Cortex
12 4 (1.11%) Low-Code
12 4 (1.11%) Replication
13 3 (0.83%) Life Science
13 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 95 (26.39%) Linux
2 20 (5.56%) Unix
3 17 (4.72%) Windows
4 5 (1.39%) AIX
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (47.50%) Agile
2 99 (27.50%) Microservices
3 92 (25.56%) Problem-Solving
4 69 (19.17%) DevOps
5 62 (17.22%) Computer Science
6 58 (16.11%) MVC
6 58 (16.11%) Software Testing
7 55 (15.28%) Scrum
7 55 (15.28%) Unit Testing
8 54 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (13.61%) TDD
10 47 (13.06%) SOA
11 46 (12.78%) Full Stack Development
12 44 (12.22%) Test Automation
13 40 (11.11%) CI/CD
14 38 (10.56%) Project Planning
15 37 (10.28%) Digital Signal Processing
15 37 (10.28%) Functional Testing
15 37 (10.28%) Pair Programming
15 37 (10.28%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 145 (40.28%) JavaScript
1 145 (40.28%) SQL
2 136 (37.78%) Java
3 101 (28.06%) C#
4 94 (26.11%) Python
5 75 (20.83%) C++
6 49 (13.61%) C
7 43 (11.94%) TypeScript
8 35 (9.72%) Go
9 25 (6.94%) Ruby
10 14 (3.89%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.78%) PHP
12 7 (1.94%) Kotlin
13 6 (1.67%) Groovy
13 6 (1.67%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.11%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.11%) Scala
15 3 (0.83%) Bash
16 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 108 (30.00%) Degree
2 47 (13.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.94%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.83%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.56%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.28%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.28%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) PMO
4 1 (0.28%) Accessibility
System Software
1 69 (19.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 59 (16.39%) Kubernetes
2 17 (4.72%) Grafana
2 17 (4.72%) Terraform
3 13 (3.61%) Ansible
4 6 (1.67%) Bugsnag
5 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.39%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.11%) Kibana
7 2 (0.56%) Puppet
8 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 44 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.44%) Google
2 16 (4.44%) Oracle
3 9 (2.50%) Rackspace
3 9 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.22%) Databricks
5 6 (1.67%) Dynatrace
5 6 (1.67%) Splunk
6 5 (1.39%) AppDynamics
6 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.11%) Cadence
7 4 (1.11%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.83%) Palantir
9 2 (0.56%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.56%) Red Box
10 1 (0.28%) FXall
10 1 (0.28%) IBM
10 1 (0.28%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.28%) Sitecore