Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 32 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 427 372 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.28% 6.70% 9.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 7.54% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 315 383 578
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £29,375 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -2.04% +8.89%

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 4,695 4,935 5,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.06% 88.89% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,941 4,001 4,496
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +17 222 £48,000 +6.67% 28
Northamptonshire -4 79 £55,000 +69.23% 23
Leicestershire -23 60 £42,500 +21.43% 21
Derbyshire -4 49 £35,000 -12.50% 23
Lincolnshire -3 5 £26,000 -42.22% 3
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 212 (49.65%) Java
2 202 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (45.90%) C#
4 186 (43.56%) JavaScript
5 133 (31.15%) OO
6 106 (24.82%) .NET
7 105 (24.59%) SQL
8 92 (21.55%) Finance
9 91 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
10 90 (21.08%) TDD
11 89 (20.84%) C++
12 87 (20.37%) Linux
12 87 (20.37%) Degree
13 86 (20.14%) Windows
13 86 (20.14%) HTML
14 83 (19.44%) Test Automation
14 83 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 81 (18.97%) Web Services
16 78 (18.27%) DevOps
16 78 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
17 70 (16.39%) Python
18 66 (15.46%) Scrum
19 64 (14.99%) CSS
20 62 (14.52%) SQL Server
20 62 (14.52%) Microservices
21 61 (14.29%) Ruby
21 61 (14.29%) jQuery
22 59 (13.82%) Spring
22 59 (13.82%) RESTful
22 59 (13.82%) ASP.NET

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 (4.45%) IIS
1 19 (4.45%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.98%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.28%) Apache
4 9 (2.11%) JBoss
5 5 (1.17%) CMS
5 5 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.94%) Jetty
7 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.47%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.47%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.47%) Hyperledger
8 2 (0.47%) Liferay
8 2 (0.47%) WildFly
8 2 (0.47%) WordPress
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.70%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 91 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.04%) GitHub
4 12 (2.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (2.81%) Amazon S3
4 12 (2.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 12 (2.81%) CloudFront
5 10 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.64%) SaaS
7 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.47%) PaaS
9 2 (0.47%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) Boomi
10 1 (0.23%) G Suite
10 1 (0.23%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.98%) HTTP
2 5 (1.17%) Internet
3 4 (0.94%) MQTT
3 4 (0.94%) Wireless
4 3 (0.70%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.70%) FTP
4 3 (0.70%) NFC
4 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.47%) Intranet
5 2 (0.47%) SMTP
5 2 (0.47%) SNMP
5 2 (0.47%) Telnet
6 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.23%) Network Security
6 1 (0.23%) SMS
6 1 (0.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.41%) NoSQL
3 33 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 30 (7.03%) MySQL
5 14 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.87%) OLTP
8 7 (1.64%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.41%) Big Data
9 6 (1.41%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.94%) Couchbase
10 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.94%) Redis
10 4 (0.94%) Riak
10 4 (0.94%) SQLite
11 3 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.54%) Jenkins
3 32 (7.49%) JUnit
4 30 (7.03%) JIRA
5 27 (6.32%) Subversion
6 25 (5.85%) Visual Studio
7 23 (5.39%) Gradle
7 23 (5.39%) Maven
8 19 (4.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (3.98%) Mockito
10 16 (3.75%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.75%) Hudson
10 16 (3.75%) Selenium
11 12 (2.81%) Android Studio
11 12 (2.81%) JMeter
11 12 (2.81%) NUnit
11 12 (2.81%) SoapUI
11 12 (2.81%) WebDriver
12 11 (2.58%) MSTest
12 11 (2.58%) Zephyr
General
1 92 (21.55%) Finance
2 54 (12.65%) Banking
3 22 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.45%) Marketing
5 12 (2.81%) Automotive
5 12 (2.81%) Retail
5 12 (2.81%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.34%) Law
7 9 (2.11%) Electronics
8 7 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.70%) Advertising
9 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Front Office
10 2 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (36.07%) Software Engineer
2 144 (33.72%) Developer
3 59 (13.82%) Java Developer
4 53 (12.41%) Senior Developer
4 53 (12.41%) Software Developer
5 40 (9.37%) .NET Developer
6 39 (9.13%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 33 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 31 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (6.32%) Development Engineer
10 27 (6.32%) Software Development Engineer
11 25 (5.85%) Java Engineer
12 22 (5.15%) C++ Software Engineer
12 22 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (4.68%) Embedded Engineer
13 20 (4.68%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 19 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
14 19 (4.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (24.82%) .NET
2 86 (20.14%) HTML
3 81 (18.97%) Web Services
4 64 (14.99%) CSS
5 61 (14.29%) jQuery
6 59 (13.82%) ASP.NET
6 59 (13.82%) RESTful
6 59 (13.82%) Spring
7 42 (9.84%) AngularJS
8 41 (9.60%) Hibernate
9 31 (7.26%) HTML5
10 30 (7.03%) J2EE
11 29 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (5.85%) REST
13 21 (4.92%) SOAP
13 21 (4.92%) WCF
13 21 (4.92%) WPF
14 20 (4.68%) XML
15 19 (4.45%) React
16 18 (4.22%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.88%) Computer Science
2 36 (8.43%) Algorithms
3 32 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.03%) Data Structures
4 30 (7.03%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.75%) SCADA
6 14 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (3.28%) Fintech
6 14 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (3.04%) CCTV
8 12 (2.81%) Clustering
9 11 (2.58%) Replication
9 11 (2.58%) User Experience
10 10 (2.34%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.70%) Grid Computing
14 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.37%) Linux
2 86 (20.14%) Windows
3 28 (6.56%) Unix
4 20 (4.68%) Android
5 11 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.47%) FreeRTOS
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.23%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (31.15%) OO
3 90 (21.08%) TDD
4 83 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 78 (18.27%) DevOps
5 78 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
6 66 (15.46%) Scrum
7 62 (14.52%) Microservices
8 57 (13.35%) SDLC
9 56 (13.11%) OOP
10 50 (11.71%) BDD
11 48 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (11.24%) MVC
12 40 (9.37%) Unit Testing
13 39 (9.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 36 (8.43%) Mentoring
15 34 (7.96%) Coaching
15 34 (7.96%) Software Testing
16 32 (7.49%) Configuration Management
16 32 (7.49%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 212 (49.65%) Java
2 196 (45.90%) C#
3 186 (43.56%) JavaScript
4 105 (24.59%) SQL
5 89 (20.84%) C++
6 70 (16.39%) Python
7 61 (14.29%) Ruby
8 54 (12.65%) PHP
9 52 (12.18%) C
10 42 (9.84%) Perl
10 42 (9.84%) Shell Script
11 33 (7.73%) PowerShell
12 24 (5.62%) T-SQL
13 23 (5.39%) Java 8
14 18 (4.22%) VB
15 15 (3.51%) PL/SQL
16 13 (3.04%) VBA
17 12 (2.81%) VB.NET
18 8 (1.87%) TypeScript
19 6 (1.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 87 (20.37%) Degree
2 27 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.04%) HND
4 6 (1.41%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.41%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.60%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) TickIT
4 1 (0.23%) DICOM
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) SEPA
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (4.45%) Docker
2 6 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (10.77%) Puppet
3 36 (8.43%) Ansible
4 4 (0.94%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.37%) Oracle
3 8 (1.87%) Google
3 8 (1.87%) hybris
4 6 (1.41%) Adobe
4 6 (1.41%) Applogic
4 6 (1.41%) ServiceNow
4 6 (1.41%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.17%) SAP
6 4 (0.94%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.94%) IBM
7 3 (0.70%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (0.70%) Telerik
8 2 (0.47%) HP
8 2 (0.47%) Misys
8 2 (0.47%) OpenText
8 2 (0.47%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.47%) Zend
9 1 (0.23%) Dell
9 1 (0.23%) Hyperion