The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 225 254 299
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.063% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.066% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £48,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%

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
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Software Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Protractor
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Capybara
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) PhantomJS
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Scalability Testing

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Protractor
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Capybara
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Mocha
4 1 (25.00%) PhantomJS
4 1 (25.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ATDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
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