Software Engineering Jobs in the Midlands

Software Engineering
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring Software Engineering skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Software Engineering over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 23 37 19
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 945 541 1,230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.32% 6.89% 9.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.22% 7.18% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 723 306 562
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -13.79% +3.57% +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands

Software Engineering falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,248 7,535 11,919
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 79.37% 95.90% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6,649 4,293 7,449
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £29,110
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,329 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.04% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +5.71%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in the Midlands

Software Engineering
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
East Midlands +10 473 £50,000 -13.04% 66
West Midlands +19 472 £60,000 +4.35% 69
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.22%) ArcGIS
1 21 (2.22%) GeoServer
2 12 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.63%) Appian
3 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Exchange
4 5 (0.53%) CMS
4 5 (0.53%) Confluence
5 4 (0.42%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.32%) ThingWorx
7 2 (0.21%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.11%) Apache
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (0.95%) Simulink
2 4 (0.42%) CANalyzer
3 3 (0.32%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.21%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (0.21%) Fusion 360
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.21%) Revit
5 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.11%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.11%) Shopify
3 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 195 (20.63%) Azure
2 160 (16.93%) AWS
3 67 (7.09%) Azure DevOps
4 32 (3.39%) SaaS
5 29 (3.07%) GitHub
6 27 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (2.43%) Serverless
8 22 (2.33%) GCP
8 22 (2.33%) Power Platform
9 21 (2.22%) GitHub Actions
10 17 (1.80%) PaaS
11 14 (1.48%) IaaS
12 9 (0.95%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
13 8 (0.85%) Azure Service Bus
13 8 (0.85%) PowerApps
14 7 (0.74%) Azure Stack
14 7 (0.74%) Entra ID
15 6 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.27%) Bluetooth
3 11 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (1.16%) Wireless
4 9 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 8 (0.85%) RS-232
5 8 (0.85%) RS-485
5 8 (0.85%) ZigBee
6 5 (0.53%) Internet
6 5 (0.53%) MQTT
7 4 (0.42%) Modbus
7 4 (0.42%) VoIP
8 3 (0.32%) HTTP
9 2 (0.21%) 4G
9 2 (0.21%) 5G
9 2 (0.21%) GPRS
10 1 (0.11%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.11%) Network Security
10 1 (0.11%) SNMP
10 1 (0.11%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (4.13%) MySQL
3 34 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 21 (2.22%) GIS
4 21 (2.22%) QGIS
5 18 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 15 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.16%) SQLite
9 9 (0.95%) Power BI
10 8 (0.85%) DynamoDB
10 8 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (0.63%) Redis
13 5 (0.53%) OLAP
13 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.21%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 60 (6.35%) Git
2 34 (3.60%) JIRA
2 34 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 21 (2.22%) GitLab
4 20 (2.12%) SonarQube
5 12 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.74%) Postman
8 6 (0.63%) CANoe
8 6 (0.63%) LabVIEW
8 6 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.42%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.42%) Xcode
10 3 (0.32%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.32%) Subversion
11 2 (0.21%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.21%) CMake
11 2 (0.21%) GCC
General
1 68 (7.20%) Manufacturing
2 65 (6.88%) Social Skills
3 61 (6.46%) Electronics
4 48 (5.08%) Automotive
5 41 (4.34%) Finance
6 32 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.07%) Law
8 22 (2.33%) Public Sector
8 22 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.01%) Retail
10 15 (1.59%) Marketing
11 9 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 8 (0.85%) Agriculture
12 8 (0.85%) Publishing
13 7 (0.74%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.63%) Social Housing
15 5 (0.53%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.42%) Aviation
16 4 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 603 (63.81%) Software Engineer
2 200 (21.16%) Senior
3 171 (18.10%) Embedded Engineer
4 160 (16.93%) Senior Software Engineer
5 146 (15.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 122 (12.91%) Developer
7 81 (8.57%) Lead
8 48 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
9 45 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 45 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
10 39 (4.13%) Senior Embedded Engineer
10 39 (4.13%) Software Developer
11 31 (3.28%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 24 (2.54%) Architect
13 21 (2.22%) .NET Software Engineer
13 21 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
14 20 (2.12%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (2.12%) PLC Engineer
14 20 (2.12%) PLC Software Engineer
15 18 (1.90%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (21.16%) .NET
2 91 (9.63%) React
3 62 (6.56%) AngularJS
4 56 (5.93%) .NET Core
5 55 (5.82%) CSS
6 48 (5.08%) HTML
7 45 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 44 (4.66%) RESTful
9 39 (4.13%) .NET Framework
10 28 (2.96%) Node.js
11 22 (2.33%) Web Services
12 21 (2.22%) ASP.NET Core
12 21 (2.22%) Leaflet
12 21 (2.22%) OpenLayers
12 21 (2.22%) PostGIS
13 17 (1.80%) ARM Templates
14 16 (1.69%) MFC
14 16 (1.69%) Vue
14 16 (1.69%) WPF
15 15 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (3.81%) IoT
2 28 (2.96%) Embedded Systems
3 26 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.54%) Product Ownership
5 23 (2.43%) SCADA
6 19 (2.01%) Onboarding
7 18 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 18 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.90%) Operational Technology
8 14 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.06%) Distributed Systems
11 8 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (0.85%) Device Driver
11 8 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (0.74%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.74%) FMCG
12 7 (0.74%) Private Cloud
12 7 (0.74%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 107 (11.32%) Linux
2 27 (2.86%) Windows
3 17 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (1.48%) Android
6 12 (1.27%) Unix
7 11 (1.16%) FreeRTOS
8 6 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.53%) Debian
10 4 (0.42%) ThreadX
11 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (25.93%) Agile
2 145 (15.34%) DevOps
3 100 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
4 82 (8.68%) Computer Science
5 81 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 80 (8.47%) CI/CD
7 71 (7.51%) Full Stack Development
8 62 (6.56%) Scrum
9 57 (6.03%) SDLC
10 50 (5.29%) Test Automation
11 49 (5.19%) Microservices
12 46 (4.87%) Project Management
12 46 (4.87%) Roadmaps
13 39 (4.13%) Containerisation
13 39 (4.13%) User Experience
13 39 (4.13%) Web Development
14 34 (3.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 34 (3.60%) Software Testing
15 32 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 268 (28.36%) C#
2 152 (16.08%) C++
3 142 (15.03%) SQL
4 134 (14.18%) C
5 129 (13.65%) JavaScript
6 125 (13.23%) Python
7 84 (8.89%) TypeScript
8 77 (8.15%) Java
9 46 (4.87%) Embedded C
10 32 (3.39%) PHP
11 27 (2.86%) VB
12 23 (2.43%) Embedded C++
13 18 (1.90%) Go
14 16 (1.69%) Assembly Language
15 14 (1.48%) MATLAB
16 9 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.95%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.95%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.63%) COBOL
17 6 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 146 (15.45%) Degree
2 95 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 54 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 40 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.69%) Azure Certification
7 15 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 15 (1.59%) Master's Degree
8 14 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.95%) HNC
10 6 (0.63%) HND
10 6 (0.63%) MCSE
10 6 (0.63%) OCP
10 6 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.53%) PhD
11 5 (0.53%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.53%) PMP
12 4 (0.42%) CAPM
12 4 (0.42%) ISEB
12 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.33%) QA
2 14 (1.48%) NCSC
3 12 (1.27%) Accessibility
4 11 (1.16%) MISRA
5 8 (0.85%) AUTOSAR
6 7 (0.74%) ISO 26262
7 4 (0.42%) SLA
8 3 (0.32%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.21%) Automotive SPICE
9 2 (0.21%) IEC 61131
10 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.11%) IFRS
10 1 (0.11%) IFRS 17
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 15288
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.11%) NIST
10 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 88 (9.31%) Docker
2 57 (6.03%) Firmware
3 34 (3.60%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 56 (5.93%) Kubernetes
2 36 (3.81%) Terraform
3 28 (2.96%) Ansible
4 6 (0.63%) Progress Chef
5 4 (0.42%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.21%) Functional Safety
7 1 (0.11%) Grafana
Vendors
1 70 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (2.22%) ESRI
3 16 (1.69%) Xamarin
4 14 (1.48%) Siemens
5 13 (1.38%) DevExpress
5 13 (1.38%) Google
6 10 (1.06%) Apple
6 10 (1.06%) SAP
7 9 (0.95%) Oracle
8 6 (0.63%) Micro Focus
9 5 (0.53%) NVIDIA
10 4 (0.42%) EMC
10 4 (0.42%) HP
10 4 (0.42%) Rockwell
11 3 (0.32%) Adobe
11 3 (0.32%) AVEVA
11 3 (0.32%) UiPath
11 3 (0.32%) Zend
12 2 (0.21%) Databricks
12 2 (0.21%) OpenAI