Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 91 58
Rank change year-on-year +49 -33 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 87 42 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 5.91% 2.36% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 2.41% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 77
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £36,900 £30,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £59,500 £55,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -6.67%

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 1,431 1,743 1,810
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.81% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,195 1,484 1,394
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 June 2018.

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 June 2018, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 83 (95.40%) Software Engineering
2 58 (66.67%) Java
3 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (43.68%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (42.53%) OO
6 36 (41.38%) Finance
7 31 (35.63%) Test Automation
8 28 (32.18%) C#
9 24 (27.59%) Banking
10 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (21.84%) SDLC
11 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (21.84%) TDD
11 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
12 18 (20.69%) C++
12 18 (20.69%) Linux
12 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
13 17 (19.54%) HTML
13 17 (19.54%) SQL
13 17 (19.54%) .NET
14 16 (18.39%) QA
14 16 (18.39%) Marketing
14 16 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
15 15 (17.24%) REST
15 15 (17.24%) SOA
16 14 (16.09%) Spring
17 13 (14.94%) Mobile App
17 13 (14.94%) Degree
18 12 (13.79%) Maven

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 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.15%) JBoss
1 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) HTTP
2 3 (3.45%) NFC
3 2 (2.30%) FTP
3 2 (2.30%) MQTT
3 2 (2.30%) SMTP
3 2 (2.30%) SNMP
3 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) Telnet
3 2 (2.30%) Wireless
4 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) MySQL
3 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.79%) Maven
3 11 (12.64%) Android Studio
3 11 (12.64%) Gradle
3 11 (12.64%) JUnit
4 8 (9.20%) Xcode
5 7 (8.05%) Selenium
5 7 (8.05%) WebDriver
6 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.90%) JIRA
6 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.75%) JMeter
7 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.75%) Zephyr
8 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.30%) Subversion
10 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (41.38%) Finance
2 24 (27.59%) Banking
3 16 (18.39%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Electronics
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) .NET
1 17 (19.54%) HTML
2 15 (17.24%) REST
3 14 (16.09%) Spring
4 10 (11.49%) Web Services
5 7 (8.05%) HTML5
6 6 (6.90%) CSS
7 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.75%) React
8 4 (4.60%) RESTful
9 3 (3.45%) .NET Core
9 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.45%) Middleware
9 3 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.45%) SOAP
10 2 (2.30%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 13 (14.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.75%) Fintech
5 4 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.45%) Clustering
6 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.45%) Replication
7 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 2 (2.30%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Android
3 9 (10.34%) Unix
3 9 (10.34%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (95.40%) Software Engineering
2 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (43.68%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (42.53%) OO
5 31 (35.63%) Test Automation
6 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (21.84%) SDLC
6 19 (21.84%) TDD
7 15 (17.24%) SOA
8 12 (13.79%) Microservices
8 12 (13.79%) Scrum
9 11 (12.64%) Android Development
9 11 (12.64%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (12.64%) OOP
10 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
11 9 (10.34%) BDD
11 9 (10.34%) DevOps
11 9 (10.34%) Workflow
12 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
13 7 (8.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (66.67%) Java
2 28 (32.18%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.69%) C++
5 17 (19.54%) SQL
6 8 (9.20%) Python
7 6 (6.90%) PHP
8 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 5 (5.75%) Ruby
8 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.45%) C
10 3 (3.45%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.45%) Scala
11 2 (2.30%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.15%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.15%) Java 8
12 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 11 (12.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Ansible
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle
2 3 (3.45%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft