Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 30
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.01% 5.73% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 6.08% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 46
Luton median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.91% +22.22% +4.65%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £92,500 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +4.05% -4.52%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 674 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 86.68% 94.13% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 239 566 485
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,750 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Luton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Luton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Luton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ada
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree