Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 95 101
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 88 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.68% 2.52% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 2.57% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 41
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,615 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.00% +17.65% +17.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 1820 1981 2268
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.92% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1620 1703
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,538 £25,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Nottingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 83 (94.32%) Software Engineering
2 70 (79.55%) Java
3 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.91%) QA
5 33 (37.50%) Workflow
6 30 (34.09%) Project Planning
7 25 (28.41%) Degree
7 25 (28.41%) Unit Testing
8 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 24 (27.27%) OO
8 24 (27.27%) User Stories
9 23 (26.14%) .NET
10 21 (23.86%) Git (software)
10 21 (23.86%) CSS
10 21 (23.86%) XML
10 21 (23.86%) Finance
11 20 (22.73%) C#
11 20 (22.73%) SQL
11 20 (22.73%) Test Automation
12 19 (21.59%) Integration Testing
12 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
12 19 (21.59%) Oracle
13 17 (19.32%) Spring
13 17 (19.32%) TDD
14 16 (18.18%) SDLC
14 16 (18.18%) REST
14 16 (18.18%) C++
15 15 (17.05%) HTML
15 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (15.91%) Fintech

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 7 (7.95%) Apache
1 7 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) JBoss
2 1 (1.14%) Jetty
2 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Serverless
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) AMQP
3 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) RS-232
3 1 (1.14%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) Redis
5 1 (1.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.77%) Subversion
3 7 (7.95%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.55%) JUnit
6 3 (3.41%) Android Studio
6 3 (3.41%) Gradle
6 3 (3.41%) Maven
6 3 (3.41%) Xcode
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.14%) GCC
7 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Legal
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) .NET
2 21 (23.86%) CSS
2 21 (23.86%) XML
3 17 (19.32%) Spring
4 16 (18.18%) REST
5 15 (17.05%) HTML
6 13 (14.77%) jQuery
6 13 (14.77%) RESTful
7 9 (10.23%) HTML5
8 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.95%) Ajax
8 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.95%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.95%) J2EE
8 7 (7.95%) Java SE
8 7 (7.95%) JSON
8 7 (7.95%) Node.js
8 7 (7.95%) WinForms
8 7 (7.95%) WPF
9 2 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.91%) Fintech
4 7 (7.95%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (7.95%) User Experience
5 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) New Media
7 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) Unix
4 3 (3.41%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (94.32%) Software Engineering
2 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) Workflow
4 30 (34.09%) Project Planning
5 25 (28.41%) Unit Testing
6 24 (27.27%) OO
6 24 (27.27%) User Stories
7 20 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 19 (21.59%) Integration Testing
9 17 (19.32%) TDD
10 16 (18.18%) SDLC
11 13 (14.77%) Secure Coding
12 12 (13.64%) Line Management
13 11 (12.50%) OOP
14 10 (11.36%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (11.36%) Microservices
15 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
16 7 (7.95%) Analytical Thinking
16 7 (7.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (79.55%) Java
2 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.73%) C#
3 20 (22.73%) SQL
4 16 (18.18%) C++
5 10 (11.36%) C
6 8 (9.09%) Perl
7 5 (5.68%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.41%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.14%) Groovy
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Degree
2 13 (14.77%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
1 1 (1.14%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) IBM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.14%) TIBCO