Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Loughborough during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Leicestershire > Loughborough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Loughborough 6.67% 1.13% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.98% 1.14% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Loughborough median annual salary £40,000 - £19,000
10th Percentile £33,500 - £18,500
90th Percentile £42,500 - £30,300
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Loughborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Loughborough
Permanent vacancies in Loughborough with a recognized job title 43 176 67
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 99.44% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 152 46
Loughborough median annual salary £39,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.89% +46.15% +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,625 £18,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £56,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year -3.70% +5.88% -1.92%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Loughborough

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Loughborough.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Loughborough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Loughborough

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Loughborough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Loughborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xilinx