Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 63 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 68 75 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.96% 4.20% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 4.32% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 56
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% -11.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £31,453
90th Percentile £83,750 £60,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +17.65% -12.82% +21.88%

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 1,335 1,735 1,928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.09% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,070 1,516 1,538
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,025 £68,125 £67,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +7.79%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 60 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (60.29%) Java
4 26 (38.24%) HTML
4 26 (38.24%) Finance
5 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (30.88%) .NET
8 20 (29.41%) OO
9 19 (27.94%) SQL
10 18 (26.47%) RESTful
10 18 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (26.47%) SDLC
11 17 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 16 (23.53%) HTTP
12 16 (23.53%) Degree
13 15 (22.06%) CSS
13 15 (22.06%) C++
13 15 (22.06%) Banking
14 14 (20.59%) TDD
15 13 (19.12%) REST
15 13 (19.12%) Marketing
15 13 (19.12%) C#
15 13 (19.12%) SOA
15 13 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
16 11 (16.18%) React
16 11 (16.18%) Scrum
16 11 (16.18%) Spring
17 10 (14.71%) 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 6 (8.82%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) FTP
2 2 (2.94%) MQTT
2 2 (2.94%) NFC
2 2 (2.94%) SMTP
2 2 (2.94%) SNMP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Telnet
2 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.82%) Big Data
2 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.88%) Flink
3 4 (5.88%) HBase
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Maven
2 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) Grunt
3 6 (8.82%) gulp
3 6 (8.82%) Subversion
3 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.82%) webpack
3 6 (8.82%) Xcode
4 1 (1.47%) git-flow
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
3 13 (19.12%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) HTML
2 21 (30.88%) .NET
3 18 (26.47%) RESTful
4 15 (22.06%) CSS
5 13 (19.12%) REST
6 11 (16.18%) React
6 11 (16.18%) Spring
7 10 (14.71%) Web Services
8 8 (11.76%) Node.js
9 6 (8.82%) CSS3
9 6 (8.82%) HTML5
10 5 (7.35%) Polymer
10 5 (7.35%) Web Components
11 3 (4.41%) .NET Core
11 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
11 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (8.82%) User Experience
5 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.41%) Fintech
7 2 (2.94%) Xbox
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (29.41%) OO
5 18 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (26.47%) SDLC
6 14 (20.59%) TDD
7 13 (19.12%) SOA
8 11 (16.18%) Scrum
9 10 (14.71%) Microservices
10 9 (13.24%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
11 8 (11.76%) BDD
12 7 (10.29%) Analytics
13 6 (8.82%) DevOps
13 6 (8.82%) High Availability
14 5 (7.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 5 (7.35%) Secure Coding
15 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.94%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) C++
5 13 (19.12%) C#
6 10 (14.71%) Python
7 6 (8.82%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.41%) C
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.41%) PHP
8 3 (4.41%) Scala
9 1 (1.47%) Java 8
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 13 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Google
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft