The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Loughborough during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Loughborough 13.33% - 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.64% - 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £35,000 - £42,999
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Loughborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Loughborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44 43 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Loughborough 97.78% 93.48% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 42
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,792 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Loughborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Loughborough that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (50.00%) Xilinx
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) LabVIEW
4 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) PABX
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (16.67%) RS-232
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) CCTV
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) V-Model

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) PABX
2 1 (16.67%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft