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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 36 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.18% 2.90% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.11% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Median salary - £42,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 243 289 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.67% 93.23% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 161 196 204
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) Kanban
5 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (35.71%) Web Development
6 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) BDD
7 9 (32.14%) Line Management
8 8 (28.57%) Coaching
8 8 (28.57%) DevOps
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
8 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) Banking
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
10 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 6 (21.43%) JIRA
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
10 6 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum Master
5 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Head of Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Head of Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Development Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
8 4 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) CSS3
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.57%) EJB
10 1 (3.57%) J2EE
10 1 (3.57%) JDBC
10 1 (3.57%) JMS
10 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.57%) Servlets
10 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) ThreadX
3 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) MVC
3 11 (39.29%) Kanban
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 10 (35.71%) Web Development
5 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) Line Management
6 8 (28.57%) Coaching
6 8 (28.57%) DevOps
7 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (21.43%) SDLC
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
9 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 5 (17.86%) User Stories
10 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) ANSI C
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (14.29%) hybris
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce
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