Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 50 92
Rank change year-on-year -6 +42 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 58 97 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.55% 5.28% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 5.45% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 49
Nottingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,750 £31,656
90th Percentile £110,000 £67,000 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

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 1,236 1,780 1,971
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 96.95% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1,561 1,615
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,650 £66,000 £67,625
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.84%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 50 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (70.69%) Java
4 30 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (50.00%) Finance
6 26 (44.83%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (39.66%) HTML
7 23 (39.66%) SDLC
8 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
8 21 (36.21%) HTTP
9 20 (34.48%) Degree
9 20 (34.48%) Banking
10 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
10 19 (32.76%) RESTful
11 18 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 17 (29.31%) OO
13 15 (25.86%) SOA
13 15 (25.86%) SQL
13 15 (25.86%) .NET
13 15 (25.86%) CSS
13 15 (25.86%) Spring
13 15 (25.86%) Maven
13 15 (25.86%) Marketing
13 15 (25.86%) REST
13 15 (25.86%) Microservices
13 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
14 14 (24.14%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (20.69%) Python
16 11 (18.97%) TDD

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 (8.62%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 30 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.90%) Flink
3 4 (6.90%) HBase
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Maven
2 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) Grunt
3 7 (12.07%) gulp
3 7 (12.07%) Subversion
3 7 (12.07%) webpack
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) git-flow
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
3 15 (25.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) HTML
2 19 (32.76%) RESTful
3 15 (25.86%) .NET
3 15 (25.86%) CSS
3 15 (25.86%) REST
3 15 (25.86%) Spring
4 9 (15.52%) Web Services
5 8 (13.79%) Node.js
5 8 (13.79%) React
6 7 (12.07%) CSS3
6 7 (12.07%) HTML5
7 5 (8.62%) Polymer
7 5 (8.62%) Web Components
8 2 (3.45%) XML
9 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.72%) Behat
9 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.72%) Java EE
9 1 (1.72%) JSON
9 1 (1.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (13.79%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
1 7 (12.07%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.83%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (39.66%) SDLC
5 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
6 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (29.31%) OO
8 15 (25.86%) Microservices
8 15 (25.86%) SOA
9 14 (24.14%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (18.97%) TDD
11 9 (15.52%) Analytics
11 9 (15.52%) BDD
11 9 (15.52%) Scrum
12 6 (10.34%) High Availability
12 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
13 5 (8.62%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 5 (8.62%) Secure Coding
14 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) C#
6 7 (12.07%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.62%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 18 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Google
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) LexisNexis