Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 96 92
Rank change year-on-year +48 -4 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 110 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.16% 2.38% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 2.43% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 44
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,325 £31,656 £22,050
90th Percentile £63,250 £55,000 £56,375
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +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 1,734 1,977 2,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.97% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,530 1,604 1,529
Nottingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,625 £68,750 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 2018, 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.

1 106 (96.36%) Software Engineering
2 90 (81.82%) Java
3 54 (49.09%) QA
4 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (41.82%) Project Planning
5 46 (41.82%) Workflow
6 34 (30.91%) OO
7 32 (29.09%) User Stories
8 31 (28.18%) Unit Testing
9 27 (24.55%) Integration Testing
9 27 (24.55%) JavaScript
9 27 (24.55%) Finance
9 27 (24.55%) Test Automation
10 24 (21.82%) Degree
10 24 (21.82%) TDD
11 23 (20.91%) Computer Science
11 23 (20.91%) SQL
12 22 (20.00%) C#
12 22 (20.00%) Oracle
12 22 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 21 (19.09%) Line Management
14 20 (18.18%) CSS
15 19 (17.27%) Linux
15 19 (17.27%) XML
15 19 (17.27%) SDLC
16 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (16.36%) C++
17 17 (15.45%) .NET
18 15 (13.64%) RESTful
18 15 (13.64%) Secure Coding

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 5 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) JBoss
2 1 (0.91%) Jetty
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) Serverless
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) RS-232
2 2 (1.82%) Wireless
3 1 (0.91%) AMQP
3 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.91%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.55%) MySQL
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.82%) Big Data
5 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.91%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) Redis
6 1 (0.91%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.64%) Subversion
3 6 (5.45%) Android Studio
3 6 (5.45%) Gradle
3 6 (5.45%) JUnit
3 6 (5.45%) Maven
4 5 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.91%) GCC
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.91%) Xcode
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Electronics
5 3 (2.73%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.18%) CSS
2 19 (17.27%) XML
3 17 (15.45%) .NET
4 15 (13.64%) jQuery
4 15 (13.64%) RESTful
4 15 (13.64%) Spring
5 14 (12.73%) REST
6 12 (10.91%) HTML
7 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.45%) Entity Framework
7 6 (5.45%) HTML5
7 6 (5.45%) WinForms
7 6 (5.45%) WPF
8 5 (4.55%) Ajax
8 5 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.55%) J2EE
8 5 (4.55%) Java SE
8 5 (4.55%) JSON
8 5 (4.55%) Node.js
9 3 (2.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.18%) Fintech
4 6 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.55%) User Experience
6 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.73%) Clustering
7 3 (2.73%) Replication
8 2 (1.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.27%) Linux
2 15 (13.64%) Windows
3 7 (6.36%) Unix
4 6 (5.45%) Android
5 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (96.36%) Software Engineering
2 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (41.82%) Project Planning
3 46 (41.82%) Workflow
4 34 (30.91%) OO
5 32 (29.09%) User Stories
6 31 (28.18%) Unit Testing
7 27 (24.55%) Integration Testing
7 27 (24.55%) Test Automation
8 24 (21.82%) TDD
9 21 (19.09%) Line Management
10 19 (17.27%) SDLC
11 15 (13.64%) Secure Coding
12 14 (12.73%) OOP
13 12 (10.91%) BDD
13 12 (10.91%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (10.00%) Microservices
14 11 (10.00%) Multithreading
15 9 (8.18%) OOD
15 9 (8.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (81.82%) Java
2 27 (24.55%) JavaScript
3 23 (20.91%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) C#
5 18 (16.36%) C++
6 12 (10.91%) C
7 10 (9.09%) Perl
8 9 (8.18%) Python
9 6 (5.45%) Ruby
10 5 (4.55%) PHP
10 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.73%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.82%) Scala
13 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 13 (11.82%) Sun Certification
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (49.09%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Ansible
1 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.91%) IBM
3 1 (0.91%) Reuters
3 1 (0.91%) TIBCO