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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 27 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.65% 1.32% 9.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.47% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 19
Average salary - £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
139 136 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.26% 89.47% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 163
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £49,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) J2SE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase