The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 23 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.23% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 1.00% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £93,750 £70,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £83,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £107,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 100 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 82.26% 96.15% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 101 86 206
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £120,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Canary Wharf region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 6 (54.55%) Physics
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Sybase
6 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) J2SE
6 3 (27.27%) JMS
6 3 (27.27%) OOD
6 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
6 3 (27.27%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Quantitative Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2SE
1 3 (27.27%) JMS
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (9.09%) Silex
2 1 (9.09%) Symfony
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
1 6 (54.55%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase