Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 99 109
Rank change year-on-year +42 +10 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 97 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.71% 2.44% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 2.49% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 50
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +17.65% +17.24%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,625 £22,425
90th Percentile £60,750 £60,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.72% -4.00% -2.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 1997 2292 2548
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 97.99% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 1880 1926
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,225 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Nottinghamshire.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +34 89 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Mansfield - 5 £35,500 -
Worksop - 4 £35,500 -
Software Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (94.85%) Software Engineering
2 69 (71.13%) Java
3 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (36.08%) Workflow
5 34 (35.05%) QA
6 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.93%) Degree
8 29 (29.90%) Project Planning
9 28 (28.87%) .NET
10 25 (25.77%) C#
10 25 (25.77%) Unit Testing
11 24 (24.74%) CSS
11 24 (24.74%) OO
12 23 (23.71%) SQL
12 23 (23.71%) Computer Science
13 22 (22.68%) Finance
13 22 (22.68%) User Stories
14 20 (20.62%) Git (software)
14 20 (20.62%) Test Automation
14 20 (20.62%) XML
14 20 (20.62%) HTML
15 18 (18.56%) C++
15 18 (18.56%) Oracle
15 18 (18.56%) Spring
15 18 (18.56%) Integration Testing
16 17 (17.53%) REST
16 17 (17.53%) TDD
17 16 (16.49%) jQuery
17 16 (16.49%) SDLC
18 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 7 (7.22%) Apache
1 7 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) JBoss
3 1 (1.03%) Jetty
3 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Serverless
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) AMQP
3 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.03%) RS-232
3 1 (1.03%) RS-485
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.03%) Wireless
3 1 (1.03%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.06%) Big Data
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) Redis
5 1 (1.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.37%) Subversion
3 7 (7.22%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.12%) JUnit
6 3 (3.09%) Android Studio
6 3 (3.09%) Gradle
6 3 (3.09%) Maven
6 3 (3.09%) Xcode
7 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.03%) GCC
7 1 (1.03%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.03%) Selenium
7 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.68%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
3 8 (8.25%) Legal
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.12%) Electronics
5 4 (4.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) .NET
2 24 (24.74%) CSS
3 20 (20.62%) HTML
3 20 (20.62%) XML
4 18 (18.56%) Spring
5 17 (17.53%) REST
6 16 (16.49%) jQuery
7 13 (13.40%) HTML5
8 12 (12.37%) RESTful
9 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.22%) Ajax
10 7 (7.22%) Entity Framework
10 7 (7.22%) J2EE
10 7 (7.22%) Java SE
10 7 (7.22%) JSON
10 7 (7.22%) Node.js
10 7 (7.22%) WinForms
10 7 (7.22%) WPF
11 5 (5.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.40%) Fintech
4 8 (8.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (8.25%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.22%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (7.22%) User Experience
6 4 (4.12%) SCADA
7 2 (2.06%) New Media
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Linux
2 10 (10.31%) Windows
3 8 (8.25%) Unix
4 3 (3.09%) Android
4 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (94.85%) Software Engineering
2 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.08%) Workflow
4 29 (29.90%) Project Planning
5 25 (25.77%) Unit Testing
6 24 (24.74%) OO
7 22 (22.68%) User Stories
8 20 (20.62%) Test Automation
9 18 (18.56%) Integration Testing
10 17 (17.53%) TDD
11 16 (16.49%) SDLC
12 12 (12.37%) Line Management
12 12 (12.37%) Secure Coding
13 11 (11.34%) OOP
14 10 (10.31%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (10.31%) Microservices
15 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
16 7 (7.22%) BDD
16 7 (7.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.13%) Java
2 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.77%) C#
4 23 (23.71%) SQL
5 18 (18.56%) C++
6 11 (11.34%) C
7 8 (8.25%) Perl
8 5 (5.15%) Python
9 3 (3.09%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.09%) BeanShell
9 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.09%) Ruby
10 2 (2.06%) Scala
11 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.03%) Groovy
11 1 (1.03%) PHP
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) Degree
2 12 (12.37%) Sun Certification
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (35.05%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) DICOM
2 3 (3.09%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Ansible
1 1 (1.03%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.03%) Altera
4 1 (1.03%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) TIBCO