The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 14 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 86 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 11.85% 7.03% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.61% 7.91% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 39
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 632 594 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.05% 88.79% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 479 491 498
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Leicestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Leicestershire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leicester +25 73 £35,000 +16.66% 10
Loughborough +5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Coalville +14 3 £50,000 +48.14%
Hinckley - 1 £31,500 -
Wigston - 1 £48,840 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 89 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (56.30%) JavaScript
3 64 (47.41%) Retail
3 64 (47.41%) Mobile App
4 60 (44.44%) QA
5 57 (42.22%) Scrum
5 57 (42.22%) Java
6 54 (40.00%) C#
7 53 (39.26%) Kanban
8 41 (30.37%) Test Automation
9 38 (28.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 36 (26.67%) C++
11 33 (24.44%) Data Structures
12 32 (23.70%) Scala
13 31 (22.96%) OO
13 31 (22.96%) Python
14 29 (21.48%) .NET
14 29 (21.48%) MongoDB
14 29 (21.48%) Selenium
15 28 (20.74%) CSS
16 27 (20.00%) TDD
17 26 (19.26%) HTML
18 24 (17.78%) MySQL
18 24 (17.78%) Degree
19 20 (14.81%) Linux
19 20 (14.81%) SOA
20 19 (14.07%) Visual Studio
20 19 (14.07%) Node.js
21 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET
22 17 (12.59%) SQL Server

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (2.22%) Apache
1 3 (2.22%) CMS
1 3 (2.22%) nginx
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Office
2 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Simulink
3 1 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.96%) Google Play
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) PABX
2 1 (0.74%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.48%) MongoDB
2 24 (17.78%) MySQL
3 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.63%) NoSQL
5 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Selenium
2 19 (14.07%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.89%) Cucumber
4 11 (8.15%) Calabash
4 11 (8.15%) Capybara
4 11 (8.15%) Protractor
4 11 (8.15%) QUnit
5 10 (7.41%) JIRA
6 5 (3.70%) NUnit
7 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.96%) Subversion
8 3 (2.22%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.48%) WiX
10 1 (0.74%) Appium
10 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.74%) Redmine
General
1 64 (47.41%) Retail
2 6 (4.44%) Electronics
3 4 (2.96%) Finance
4 3 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (49.63%) Developer
2 43 (31.85%) Software Engineer
3 27 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (16.30%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (15.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) Java Developer
7 16 (11.85%) Analyst
7 16 (11.85%) Java Scala Developer
7 16 (11.85%) JavaScript Engineer
7 16 (11.85%) Python Developer
7 16 (11.85%) QA Analyst
7 16 (11.85%) Scala Developer
8 15 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 14 (10.37%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 12 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (8.15%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (8.15%) HTML Developer
12 10 (7.41%) QA Tester
12 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
12 10 (7.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.48%) .NET
2 28 (20.74%) CSS
3 26 (19.26%) HTML
4 19 (14.07%) Node.js
5 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 16 (11.85%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.85%) Spring Boot
7 15 (11.11%) HTML5
8 12 (8.89%) Backbone.js
8 12 (8.89%) Ember.js
8 12 (8.89%) React
9 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.19%) jQuery
9 7 (5.19%) WPF
10 6 (4.44%) CSS3
11 5 (3.70%) Silverlight
12 4 (2.96%) Symfony
13 3 (2.22%) Spring
13 3 (2.22%) Spring MVC
13 3 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 64 (47.41%) Mobile App
2 33 (24.44%) Data Structures
3 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.63%) Algorithms
4 13 (9.63%) User Experience
5 11 (8.15%) Social Media
6 10 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.96%) VHDL
9 3 (2.22%) Blog
9 3 (2.22%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.22%) Smartphone
9 3 (2.22%) Verilog
10 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.74%) CCTV
11 1 (0.74%) EPoS
11 1 (0.74%) FMCG
11 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.81%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Android
4 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (42.22%) Scrum
3 53 (39.26%) Kanban
4 41 (30.37%) Test Automation
5 38 (28.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 31 (22.96%) OO
7 27 (20.00%) TDD
8 20 (14.81%) SOA
9 14 (10.37%) MVC
10 12 (8.89%) Mathematics
11 10 (7.41%) SDLC
12 8 (5.93%) Functional Testing
13 7 (5.19%) Image Processing
13 7 (5.19%) iOS Development
13 7 (5.19%) Video Processing
14 5 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
14 5 (3.70%) Physics
15 4 (2.96%) Android Development
15 4 (2.96%) Computer Vision
15 4 (2.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (56.30%) JavaScript
2 57 (42.22%) Java
3 54 (40.00%) C#
4 36 (26.67%) C++
5 32 (23.70%) Scala
6 31 (22.96%) Python
7 13 (9.63%) PHP
7 13 (9.63%) SQL
8 11 (8.15%) C
9 7 (5.19%) Apple Swift
9 7 (5.19%) MATLAB
9 7 (5.19%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.22%) Perl
11 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.22%) VB
11 3 (2.22%) VB6
12 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.48%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (17.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (44.44%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.22%) TickIT
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Docker
2 7 (5.19%) Firmware
3 3 (2.22%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Google
2 4 (2.96%) Perforce
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle
3 3 (2.22%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.74%) Atmel
4 1 (0.74%) Renesas
4 1 (0.74%) Zend
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