The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
London / City of London
Rank 70 43 104
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +61
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 186 335 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.71% 5.19% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 5.84% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 156 314 226
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4404 5735 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.92% 88.78% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 5135 7584
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 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 City of London region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 223 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (43.40%) Java
3 135 (30.20%) Finance
4 124 (27.74%) TDD
4 124 (27.74%) SQL
5 120 (26.85%) JavaScript
6 109 (24.38%) Degree
7 96 (21.48%) C#
8 90 (20.13%) HTML
8 90 (20.13%) Computer Science
9 85 (19.02%) Linux
10 84 (18.79%) Python
11 76 (17.00%) BDD
12 73 (16.33%) C++
13 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
14 70 (15.66%) CSS
15 67 (14.99%) OO
16 66 (14.77%) .NET
17 56 (12.53%) Big Data
18 54 (12.08%) QA
18 54 (12.08%) Scrum
19 53 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
19 53 (11.86%) Analytics
20 51 (11.41%) AngularJS
20 51 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
21 50 (11.19%) SQL Server
22 48 (10.74%) Web Services
22 48 (10.74%) Jenkins
22 48 (10.74%) Algorithms
23 47 (10.51%) NoSQL

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.26%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.80%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.13%) Apache
4 11 (2.46%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.57%) CMS
6 6 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.12%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.89%) Confluence
9 3 (0.67%) IIS
9 3 (0.67%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.22%) JBoss
11 1 (0.22%) Jetty
11 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) Mule
11 1 (0.22%) nginx
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) HFM
1 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.13%) GitHub
4 13 (2.91%) PaaS
5 10 (2.24%) IaaS
6 8 (1.79%) SaaS
7 7 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.34%) Google Play
9 4 (0.89%) TestFlight
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.45%) Force.com
11 2 (0.45%) Heroku
11 2 (0.45%) Trello
12 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.36%) HTTP
2 12 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.79%) Internet
4 4 (0.89%) Intranet
5 2 (0.45%) AMQP
5 2 (0.45%) Extranet
5 2 (0.45%) SSH
5 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) DSL
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.22%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.53%) Big Data
2 50 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 47 (10.51%) NoSQL
4 40 (8.95%) MongoDB
5 34 (7.61%) Hadoop
6 24 (5.37%) MySQL
7 17 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.91%) Redis
9 11 (2.46%) Data Mining
9 11 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.34%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.12%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.89%) SQLite
13 4 (0.89%) Text Mining
13 4 (0.89%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 48 (10.74%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.49%) Selenium
4 22 (4.92%) Maven
5 18 (4.03%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 13 (2.91%) WebDriver
7 12 (2.68%) Mockito
7 12 (2.68%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.46%) Capybara
9 10 (2.24%) JUnit
9 10 (2.24%) Subversion
9 10 (2.24%) WATIR
10 9 (2.01%) Gradle
10 9 (2.01%) Grunt
11 7 (1.57%) gulp
11 7 (1.57%) JIRA
12 6 (1.34%) Android Studio
12 6 (1.34%) JMeter
12 6 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 135 (30.20%) Finance
2 47 (10.51%) Banking
3 24 (5.37%) Games
4 19 (4.25%) Marketing
4 19 (4.25%) Retail
5 16 (3.58%) Front Office
6 11 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.01%) Law
8 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.89%) Legal
11 3 (0.67%) Advertising
11 3 (0.67%) Automotive
11 3 (0.67%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 205 (45.86%) Developer
2 149 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 96 (21.48%) Java Developer
4 58 (12.98%) Senior Developer
5 57 (12.75%) Java Engineer
6 45 (10.07%) Java Software Engineer
7 35 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 28 (6.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 25 (5.59%) C# Developer
10 25 (5.59%) Java Software Developer
11 23 (5.15%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.25%) .NET Developer
13 17 (3.80%) Python Software Engineer
14 16 (3.58%) C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (3.36%) Agile Developer
15 15 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
16 14 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
16 14 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (20.13%) HTML
2 70 (15.66%) CSS
3 66 (14.77%) .NET
4 51 (11.41%) AngularJS
5 48 (10.74%) Web Services
6 39 (8.72%) Node.js
6 39 (8.72%) REST
7 38 (8.50%) HTML5
8 35 (7.83%) SOAP
9 32 (7.16%) XML
10 30 (6.71%) React
11 28 (6.26%) Spring
12 27 (6.04%) JSON
13 25 (5.59%) RESTful
14 23 (5.15%) CSS3
15 22 (4.92%) ASP.NET
16 18 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (4.03%) jQuery
17 15 (3.36%) Ajax
18 14 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.13%) Computer Science
2 48 (10.74%) Algorithms
3 35 (7.83%) Mathematics
4 32 (7.16%) Fintech
5 24 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.80%) Data Structures
6 17 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.58%) Client/Server
7 16 (3.58%) User Experience
8 15 (3.36%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.91%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (2.68%) Physics
11 11 (2.46%) Statistics
12 10 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.01%) Fixed Income
13 9 (2.01%) Linked Data
13 9 (2.01%) Public Cloud
13 9 (2.01%) Xbox
14 7 (1.57%) Derivative
15 6 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.02%) Linux
2 43 (9.62%) Windows
3 23 (5.15%) Android
4 22 (4.92%) Unix
5 17 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (27.74%) TDD
3 76 (17.00%) BDD
4 67 (14.99%) OO
5 54 (12.08%) Scrum
6 53 (11.86%) Analytics
7 51 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (8.72%) Multithreading
9 36 (8.05%) MVC
10 30 (6.71%) DevOps
10 30 (6.71%) Microservices
11 29 (6.49%) Low Latency
12 26 (5.82%) Unit Testing
13 25 (5.59%) E-Commerce
13 25 (5.59%) OOP
13 25 (5.59%) SDLC
14 24 (5.37%) Machine Learning
14 24 (5.37%) Mentoring
15 23 (5.15%) Open Source
15 23 (5.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 194 (43.40%) Java
2 124 (27.74%) SQL
3 120 (26.85%) JavaScript
4 96 (21.48%) C#
5 84 (18.79%) Python
6 73 (16.33%) C++
7 47 (10.51%) Ruby
8 39 (8.72%) PHP
9 32 (7.16%) Scala
10 26 (5.82%) C
11 15 (3.36%) Objective-C
11 15 (3.36%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.46%) Go
14 10 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 9 (2.01%) Apple Swift
15 9 (2.01%) PHP 5
16 7 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.34%) Assembly Language
17 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (24.38%) Degree
2 30 (6.71%) PhD
3 5 (1.12%) ISEB
4 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.22%) ACCA
5 1 (0.22%) APMP
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) MCSD
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (12.08%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) MiFID
3 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) JTAG
5 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (4.47%) Docker
2 11 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.89%) Firmware
3 4 (0.89%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (4.47%) Puppet
2 11 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.24%) Ansible
4 7 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 29 (6.49%) Oracle
2 23 (5.15%) Google
2 23 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.80%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.24%) IBM
5 9 (2.01%) PayPal
5 9 (2.01%) Zend
6 6 (1.34%) Adobe
7 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.12%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.89%) Apple
8 4 (0.89%) BEA
8 4 (0.89%) Coverity
8 4 (0.89%) New Relic
8 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.67%) Informatica
9 3 (0.67%) Tableau
9 3 (0.67%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (0.45%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.45%) Typemock
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000k base, bonus & a fantastic range of additional benef
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60696 - £74000 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £50,000 + a very favourable package!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago