Period
to 19 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 39 88
Rank change year-on-year -37 +49 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 31 98 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.80% 6.55% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 6.74% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 60 38
Nottingham median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £56,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.00% +25.00% +14.29%

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 1,072 1,455 1,724
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 97.26% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1,225 1,468
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) C
5 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
6 7 (22.58%) Big Data
6 7 (22.58%) Python
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Finance
7 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
7 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (12.90%) Node.js
9 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (9.68%) Kafka
10 3 (9.68%) GCC
10 3 (9.68%) Scala
10 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.68%) RESTful
10 3 (9.68%) Altera
10 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) Jenkins

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 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
1 3 (9.68%) RS-232
1 3 (9.68%) RS-485
1 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.23%) HBase
3 1 (3.23%) Impala
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (9.68%) GCC
2 3 (9.68%) GitLab
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) Kafka
2 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.45%) React
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (9.68%) VHDL
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) RAD
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Validation
5 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
5 2 (6.45%) Microservices
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C++
2 12 (38.71%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) C
3 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
4 7 (22.58%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) ES6
7 1 (3.23%) ES7
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Altera
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft