The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 53 40
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.25% 1.08% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 1.29% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 15
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -36.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,825 £34,050 £51,250
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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 245 310 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 85.07% 83.78% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 840 1148 1646
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Leicester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Leicester.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Leicester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Leicester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (64.77%) Mobile App
3 55 (62.50%) Retail
4 51 (57.95%) QA
5 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
6 46 (52.27%) Scrum
7 43 (48.86%) Kanban
8 41 (46.59%) Java
9 35 (39.77%) C#
9 35 (39.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 32 (36.36%) Test Automation
11 31 (35.23%) Data Structures
12 26 (29.55%) MongoDB
13 25 (28.41%) Scala
13 25 (28.41%) TDD
14 24 (27.27%) OO
15 23 (26.14%) SOA
16 22 (25.00%) MySQL
16 22 (25.00%) Selenium
17 18 (20.45%) Spring Boot
18 17 (19.32%) HTML
18 17 (19.32%) Python
19 16 (18.18%) CSS
19 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
20 15 (17.05%) .NET
20 15 (17.05%) Node.js
21 13 (14.77%) Windows
22 12 (13.64%) C++
22 12 (13.64%) React
22 12 (13.64%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) Liferay
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.27%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.55%) Google Play
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) MongoDB
2 22 (25.00%) MySQL
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Selenium
2 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.23%) QUnit
4 7 (7.95%) Protractor
5 6 (6.82%) Calabash
5 6 (6.82%) Capybara
5 6 (6.82%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.68%) JIRA
7 4 (4.55%) NUnit
8 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.41%) Subversion
8 3 (3.41%) WiX
9 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.14%) Gradle
10 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
General
1 55 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (53.41%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 22 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 14 (15.91%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) JavaScript Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Java Scala Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Python Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Scala Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 10 (11.36%) Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) QA Analyst
9 9 (10.23%) HTML Developer
10 8 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (7.95%) Junior
11 7 (7.95%) Junior Developer
12 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
12 6 (6.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) Spring Boot
2 17 (19.32%) HTML
3 16 (18.18%) CSS
4 15 (17.05%) .NET
4 15 (17.05%) Node.js
5 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.64%) React
6 11 (12.50%) HTML5
7 9 (10.23%) Backbone.js
7 9 (10.23%) Ember.js
8 6 (6.82%) WPF
9 3 (3.41%) CSS3
9 3 (3.41%) Symfony
9 3 (3.41%) Web Services
9 3 (3.41%) WinForms
10 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.27%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Camel
11 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (64.77%) Mobile App
2 31 (35.23%) Data Structures
3 9 (10.23%) User Experience
4 8 (9.09%) Social Media
5 7 (7.95%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.41%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.27%) VHDL
9 1 (1.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Android
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) Scrum
3 43 (48.86%) Kanban
4 35 (39.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 32 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 25 (28.41%) TDD
7 24 (27.27%) OO
8 23 (26.14%) SOA
9 12 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.55%) Android Development
12 4 (4.55%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
13 3 (3.41%) MVVM
13 3 (3.41%) OOD
14 2 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
14 2 (2.27%) Supply Chain Management
14 2 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 41 (46.59%) Java
3 35 (39.77%) C#
4 25 (28.41%) Scala
5 17 (19.32%) Python
6 12 (13.64%) C++
7 8 (9.09%) C
7 8 (9.09%) SQL
8 5 (5.68%) PHP
9 4 (4.55%) Apple Swift
9 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.27%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.27%) VB
10 2 (2.27%) VB6
11 1 (1.14%) Delphi
11 1 (1.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (57.95%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) Varnish
3 2 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) Google
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle
1 4 (4.55%) Perforce
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Atmel
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) OpenText
4 1 (1.14%) Renesas
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
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