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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 36 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.50% 5.64% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 6.55% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 19
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £34,950 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 444 595 600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 86.89% 85.98% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 364 507 516
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +24 17 £37,500 +21.95% 10
Loughborough +5 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 74 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (55.96%) Mobile App
3 60 (55.05%) Retail
4 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
5 55 (50.46%) QA
6 51 (46.79%) Scrum
7 49 (44.95%) Java
8 46 (42.20%) Kanban
9 41 (37.61%) C#
10 37 (33.94%) Continuous Delivery
11 36 (33.03%) Test Automation
12 35 (32.11%) Data Structures
13 28 (25.69%) Scala
14 27 (24.77%) MongoDB
15 26 (23.85%) TDD
16 25 (22.94%) Selenium
16 25 (22.94%) Python
16 25 (22.94%) OO
17 24 (22.02%) SOA
18 23 (21.10%) HTML
18 23 (21.10%) MySQL
19 22 (20.18%) Degree
19 22 (20.18%) CSS
20 20 (18.35%) C++
21 19 (17.43%) .NET
21 19 (17.43%) Spring Boot
22 18 (16.51%) Linux
23 16 (14.68%) C
23 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
23 16 (14.68%) Node.js

Software Engineering
Co-occurring 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 (2.75%) Apache
1 3 (2.75%) CMS
1 3 (2.75%) nginx
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Simulink
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.67%) Google Play
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Wireless
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) PABX
2 1 (0.92%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) MongoDB
2 23 (21.10%) MySQL
3 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) Selenium
2 13 (11.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.01%) JIRA
4 11 (10.09%) QUnit
5 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.34%) Protractor
6 7 (6.42%) Calabash
6 7 (6.42%) Capybara
6 7 (6.42%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.42%) LabVIEW
7 4 (3.67%) NUnit
8 3 (2.75%) Subversion
8 3 (2.75%) WiX
9 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 60 (55.05%) Retail
2 6 (5.50%) Electronics
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (52.29%) Developer
2 34 (31.19%) Software Engineer
3 23 (21.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Java Developer
5 17 (15.60%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (13.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 14 (12.84%) JavaScript Engineer
8 13 (11.93%) Java Scala Developer
8 13 (11.93%) Python Developer
8 13 (11.93%) Scala Developer
9 12 (11.01%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 11 (10.09%) Analyst
10 11 (10.09%) QA Analyst
11 10 (9.17%) Embedded Engineer
11 10 (9.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (8.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (8.26%) HTML CSS Developer
12 9 (8.26%) HTML Developer
12 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
13 7 (6.42%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) HTML
2 22 (20.18%) CSS
3 19 (17.43%) .NET
3 19 (17.43%) Spring Boot
4 16 (14.68%) Node.js
5 14 (12.84%) React
6 13 (11.93%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.01%) HTML5
8 11 (10.09%) Backbone.js
8 11 (10.09%) Ember.js
9 6 (5.50%) WPF
10 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.59%) CSS3
11 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.75%) jQuery
11 3 (2.75%) Silverlight
11 3 (2.75%) Symfony
11 3 (2.75%) Web Services
11 3 (2.75%) WinForms
12 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (55.96%) Mobile App
2 35 (32.11%) Data Structures
3 11 (10.09%) User Experience
4 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (8.26%) Social Media
6 8 (7.34%) Algorithms
7 7 (6.42%) Device Driver
8 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.83%) VHDL
11 1 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.92%) CCTV
11 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.92%) EPoS
11 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) Linux
2 12 (11.01%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.67%) Android
5 2 (1.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (46.79%) Scrum
3 46 (42.20%) Kanban
4 37 (33.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 36 (33.03%) Test Automation
6 26 (23.85%) TDD
7 25 (22.94%) OO
8 24 (22.02%) SOA
9 13 (11.93%) Scenario Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Memory Management
12 6 (5.50%) SDLC
13 5 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.59%) iOS Development
14 4 (3.67%) Android Development
14 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
14 4 (3.67%) Unit Testing
15 3 (2.75%) Customer Requirements
15 3 (2.75%) MVC
15 3 (2.75%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 57 (52.29%) JavaScript
2 49 (44.95%) Java
3 41 (37.61%) C#
4 28 (25.69%) Scala
5 25 (22.94%) Python
6 20 (18.35%) C++
7 16 (14.68%) C
8 10 (9.17%) SQL
9 9 (8.26%) PHP
10 7 (6.42%) Perl
11 5 (4.59%) Apple Swift
11 5 (4.59%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.75%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.75%) VB
12 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.75%) VB6
13 2 (1.83%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (50.46%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Firmware
2 8 (7.34%) Docker
3 3 (2.75%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (6.42%) Xilinx
2 4 (3.67%) Google
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) Perforce
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) Atmel
5 1 (0.92%) Renesas
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