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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 26 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.93% 4.88% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 5.56% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 1
Median salary £115,000 £100,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
172 108 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.15% 87.80% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 131 107 60
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £110,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Banking
3 19 (52.78%) Python
3 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
4 18 (50.00%) Solace
4 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 18 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (50.00%) Sybase
5 17 (47.22%) TIBCO
5 17 (47.22%) ION Trading
5 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (47.22%) TIBCO EMS
5 17 (47.22%) Degree
5 17 (47.22%) KDB
5 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
5 17 (47.22%) Groovy
5 17 (47.22%) Low Latency
6 15 (41.67%) C#
7 14 (38.89%) C++
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Functional Programming
9 10 (27.78%) SDLC
9 10 (27.78%) OCaml
9 10 (27.78%) F#
9 10 (27.78%) Scala
9 10 (27.78%) Clojure
9 10 (27.78%) BDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
2 17 (47.22%) KDB
2 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) Berkeley DB
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (52.78%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Programmer
6 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
8 2 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (8.33%) STL
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) J2SE
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 18 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Physics
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 18 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Low Latency
3 11 (30.56%) Functional Programming
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) BDD
4 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.78%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) OOP
4 10 (27.78%) Release Management
4 10 (27.78%) SDLC
5 9 (25.00%) Analytics
5 9 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Microservices
9 2 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Python
4 17 (47.22%) Groovy
5 15 (41.67%) C#
6 14 (38.89%) C++
7 10 (27.78%) Clojure
7 10 (27.78%) Erlang
7 10 (27.78%) F#
7 10 (27.78%) Haskell
7 10 (27.78%) OCaml
7 10 (27.78%) Ruby
7 10 (27.78%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Solace
1 18 (50.00%) Sybase
2 17 (47.22%) ION Trading
2 17 (47.22%) TIBCO