The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 10 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 15.09% 11.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.09% 13.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chessington region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 100.00% 82.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Chessington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Chessington

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Chessington

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chessington region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) C
3 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
3 7 (53.85%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
3 7 (53.85%) Physics
3 7 (53.85%) Qt
4 6 (46.15%) Video Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) OpenCL
5 5 (38.46%) Games
6 4 (30.77%) PhD
6 4 (30.77%) Video Processing
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
7 3 (23.08%) CUDA
7 3 (23.08%) Video Content Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) OOD
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
9 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chessington region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
1 7 (53.85%) Qt
2 5 (38.46%) OpenCL
3 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.69%) MFC
4 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Physics
3 3 (23.08%) CUDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Video Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Video Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Video Content Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) C
3 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) PhD