The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 308 - 319
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 2 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 15
Average salary £48,750 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Software Development 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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9848 11625 11140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.90% 92.57% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8390 9773 9771
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,521
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Software Development 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 Development Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
3 4 (66.67%) xUnit.net
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) JBehave
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Software Development 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 Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (66.67%) xUnit.net
3 4 (66.67%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (16.67%) JBehave
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA