Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 66 74
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 67 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.98% 3.54% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 3.65% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 63
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +28.38%
10th Percentile £36,625 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,450 £60,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%

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 1,313 1,755 1,912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.62% 97.07% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,520 1,530
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,091
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.91% +5.23%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,625 £65,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% +9.69% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 57 (85.07%) Software Engineering
2 41 (61.19%) Java
3 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (40.30%) HTML
5 23 (34.33%) .NET
6 22 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (32.84%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
7 21 (31.34%) SQL
8 20 (29.85%) Finance
8 20 (29.85%) OO
9 16 (23.88%) C#
9 16 (23.88%) RESTful
9 16 (23.88%) SDLC
10 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (20.90%) C++
12 13 (19.40%) Scrum
12 13 (19.40%) CSS
12 13 (19.40%) HTTP
12 13 (19.40%) Web Services
12 13 (19.40%) Linux
12 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
13 12 (17.91%) Banking
13 12 (17.91%) Degree
13 12 (17.91%) Unix
13 12 (17.91%) Docker
14 11 (16.42%) React
14 11 (16.42%) Marketing
14 11 (16.42%) TDD
15 10 (14.93%) SOA

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 5 (7.46%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) FTP
2 2 (2.99%) MQTT
2 2 (2.99%) NFC
2 2 (2.99%) SMTP
2 2 (2.99%) SNMP
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Telnet
2 2 (2.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.46%) Big Data
2 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Flink
4 3 (4.48%) HBase
4 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Maven
2 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Xcode
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.48%) Grunt
5 3 (4.48%) gulp
5 3 (4.48%) JMeter
5 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 3 (4.48%) webpack
5 3 (4.48%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) git-flow
6 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Banking
3 11 (16.42%) Marketing
4 4 (5.97%) Electronics
5 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) .NET
3 16 (23.88%) RESTful
4 13 (19.40%) CSS
4 13 (19.40%) Web Services
5 11 (16.42%) React
6 10 (14.93%) REST
7 9 (13.43%) Node.js
8 8 (11.94%) Spring
9 5 (7.46%) HTML5
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Core
10 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.48%) CSS3
10 3 (4.48%) Polymer
10 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.48%) SOAP
10 3 (4.48%) Web Components
10 3 (4.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.45%) User Experience
4 6 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.48%) Fintech
6 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) Software Engineering
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.84%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (29.85%) OO
5 16 (23.88%) SDLC
6 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
8 11 (16.42%) TDD
9 10 (14.93%) SOA
10 7 (10.45%) Microservices
10 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Analytics
11 6 (8.96%) BDD
11 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (8.96%) DevOps
11 6 (8.96%) High Availability
11 6 (8.96%) OOP
11 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
12 4 (5.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) Java
2 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
2 21 (31.34%) SQL
3 16 (23.88%) C#
4 14 (20.90%) C++
5 8 (11.94%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) C
7 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.48%) Scala
7 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) Java 8
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft