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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 319 413 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.14% 4.15% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 4.74% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 300 332 380
Median salary £60,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
London

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
5515 8716 10211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.89% 87.48% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5023 7463 8453
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016, 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.

1 367 (55.61%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (48.48%) Java
3 218 (33.03%) Finance
4 205 (31.06%) JavaScript
5 172 (26.06%) TDD
6 165 (25.00%) Python
7 149 (22.58%) Degree
8 147 (22.27%) C#
9 138 (20.91%) SQL
10 127 (19.24%) HTML
11 126 (19.09%) Linux
12 121 (18.33%) Computer Science
12 121 (18.33%) DevOps
13 115 (17.42%) Amazon AWS
14 114 (17.27%) OO
15 105 (15.91%) Ruby
16 104 (15.76%) CSS
17 103 (15.61%) Node.js
18 102 (15.45%) .NET
19 100 (15.15%) C++
20 93 (14.09%) Scrum
21 86 (13.03%) BDD
22 84 (12.73%) Big Data
23 79 (11.97%) AngularJS
24 78 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
25 75 (11.36%) Git (software)
26 72 (10.91%) Web Services
27 71 (10.76%) Spring
27 71 (10.76%) SDLC
28 67 (10.15%) Fintech

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 34 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.18%) Apache
3 20 (3.03%) Confluence
4 16 (2.42%) CMS
5 14 (2.12%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (1.52%) nginx
7 10 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.36%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.21%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.06%) IIS
11 6 (0.91%) JBoss
12 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.45%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.30%) IPython
15 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Magento
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 115 (17.42%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.24%) GitHub
3 21 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (3.18%) Route 53
4 19 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (2.58%) PaaS
6 14 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.12%) IaaS
7 12 (1.82%) SaaS
8 4 (0.61%) Heroku
9 3 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.45%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.42%) HTTP
2 12 (1.82%) Internet
3 10 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.76%) Network Security
5 3 (0.45%) CTI
5 3 (0.45%) DNS
5 3 (0.45%) PBX
5 3 (0.45%) Skype
5 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.45%) VoIP
6 2 (0.30%) AMQP
6 2 (0.30%) Broadband
6 2 (0.30%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.30%) H.323
6 2 (0.30%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.30%) LDAP
6 2 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) SMTP
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (12.73%) Big Data
2 61 (9.24%) Hadoop
3 53 (8.03%) NoSQL
4 45 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 44 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 38 (5.76%) Relational Database
7 31 (4.70%) MySQL
8 17 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.58%) Redis
9 15 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.52%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.36%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.36%) GIS
14 8 (1.21%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.91%) DB2
15 6 (0.91%) RethinkDB
15 6 (0.91%) Riak
16 5 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 75 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 63 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 32 (4.85%) JIRA
4 30 (4.55%) Maven
5 27 (4.09%) JUnit
6 16 (2.42%) Subversion
7 10 (1.52%) Mocha
7 10 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.36%) Selenium
9 8 (1.21%) Gradle
9 8 (1.21%) gulp
9 8 (1.21%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.06%) Artifactory
10 7 (1.06%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.06%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.91%) Appium
11 6 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.91%) NUnit
11 6 (0.91%) QUnit
11 6 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 218 (33.03%) Finance
2 49 (7.42%) Banking
3 34 (5.15%) Games
4 30 (4.55%) Retail
5 20 (3.03%) Law
6 16 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.27%) Marketing
8 14 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.97%) Front Office
10 12 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.67%) Advertising
12 8 (1.21%) Legal
13 5 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.61%) Back Office
15 3 (0.45%) Electronics
16 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.30%) Automotive
16 2 (0.30%) Publishing
17 1 (0.15%) International Banking
17 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 276 (41.82%) Developer
2 241 (36.52%) Software Engineer
3 138 (20.91%) Java Developer
4 81 (12.27%) Java Engineer
5 78 (11.82%) Java Software Engineer
6 67 (10.15%) Senior Developer
7 60 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 49 (7.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 45 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
9 45 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 39 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (5.45%) C# Developer
12 27 (4.09%) Agile Developer
13 26 (3.94%) .NET Developer
13 26 (3.94%) Junior
14 25 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
15 24 (3.64%) Consultant
16 23 (3.48%) Hadoop Developer
17 22 (3.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (19.24%) HTML
2 104 (15.76%) CSS
3 103 (15.61%) Node.js
4 102 (15.45%) .NET
5 79 (11.97%) AngularJS
6 72 (10.91%) Web Services
7 71 (10.76%) Spring
8 54 (8.18%) REST
9 52 (7.88%) HTML5
10 48 (7.27%) React
11 42 (6.36%) ASP.NET
11 42 (6.36%) J2EE
12 39 (5.91%) XML
13 38 (5.76%) SOAP
14 37 (5.61%) jQuery
14 37 (5.61%) RESTful
15 30 (4.55%) Ajax
16 29 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (4.39%) Hibernate
16 29 (4.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 121 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 67 (10.15%) Fintech
3 52 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.61%) Mathematics
5 30 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 27 (4.09%) User Experience
7 25 (3.79%) Data Structures
8 23 (3.48%) Physics
9 19 (2.88%) Public Cloud
10 18 (2.73%) Mobile App
11 17 (2.58%) Linked Data
12 16 (2.42%) Derivative
13 15 (2.27%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.97%) Taxonomies
15 11 (1.67%) Hedge funds
16 10 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (1.52%) Xbox
17 9 (1.36%) Client/Server
17 9 (1.36%) Cryptocurrency
17 9 (1.36%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (19.09%) Linux
2 49 (7.42%) Windows
3 43 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 39 (5.91%) Unix
5 20 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.12%) Android
7 3 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (55.61%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (26.06%) TDD
3 121 (18.33%) DevOps
4 114 (17.27%) OO
5 93 (14.09%) Scrum
6 86 (13.03%) BDD
7 78 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (10.76%) SDLC
9 65 (9.85%) MVC
10 62 (9.39%) Web Development
11 54 (8.18%) Analytics
12 51 (7.73%) Microservices
12 51 (7.73%) Test Automation
13 47 (7.12%) Multithreading
14 43 (6.52%) Open Source
15 42 (6.36%) Mentoring
16 39 (5.91%) Front End Development
16 39 (5.91%) Unit Testing
17 35 (5.30%) SOA
18 34 (5.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 320 (48.48%) Java
2 205 (31.06%) JavaScript
3 165 (25.00%) Python
4 147 (22.27%) C#
5 138 (20.91%) SQL
6 105 (15.91%) Ruby
7 100 (15.15%) C++
8 67 (10.15%) Scala
9 33 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 28 (4.24%) PHP
11 23 (3.48%) C
11 23 (3.48%) Clojure
12 22 (3.33%) Erlang
12 22 (3.33%) Haskell
13 19 (2.88%) Go
13 19 (2.88%) VB.NET
14 15 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.52%) Elixir
15 10 (1.52%) Perl
16 9 (1.36%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 149 (22.58%) Degree
2 20 (3.03%) PhD
3 8 (1.21%) IIBA
3 8 (1.21%) ISEB
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.45%) PMP
6 2 (0.30%) Brainbench
6 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.45%) QA
2 5 (0.76%) SDET
2 5 (0.76%) WCAG
3 3 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (8.33%) Docker
2 12 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.45%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (9.55%) Puppet
2 54 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (8.03%) Ansible
4 26 (3.94%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.06%) Graphite
6 5 (0.76%) Mesos
7 2 (0.30%) OpenView
7 2 (0.30%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 51 (7.73%) Oracle
2 49 (7.42%) Red Hat
3 27 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.79%) Google
5 21 (3.18%) Atlassian
5 21 (3.18%) SaltStack
6 12 (1.82%) Adobe
7 9 (1.36%) PayPal
8 6 (0.91%) Sybase
9 5 (0.76%) Apple
9 5 (0.76%) IBM
10 4 (0.61%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.61%) Tableau
11 3 (0.45%) Avaya
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco
12 2 (0.30%) Citrix
12 2 (0.30%) EMC
12 2 (0.30%) HP
12 2 (0.30%) Informatica
12 2 (0.30%) NetApp
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £70k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits & Shares
Posted: 3 days ago