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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 50 57 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 289 397 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.86% 4.53% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 5.19% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 271 313 350
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
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
5309 7650 9725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.27% 87.32% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4848 6579 8090
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 September 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 September 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.

1 361 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (49.76%) Java
3 201 (31.85%) Finance
3 201 (31.85%) JavaScript
4 177 (28.05%) TDD
5 161 (25.52%) Python
6 136 (21.55%) Degree
7 135 (21.39%) C#
7 135 (21.39%) SQL
8 129 (20.44%) HTML
9 121 (19.18%) Linux
10 114 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
11 112 (17.75%) Computer Science
11 112 (17.75%) Ruby
12 110 (17.43%) DevOps
13 107 (16.96%) Node.js
13 107 (16.96%) CSS
14 100 (15.85%) BDD
15 96 (15.21%) OO
16 92 (14.58%) .NET
16 92 (14.58%) C++
16 92 (14.58%) Big Data
17 82 (13.00%) Scrum
18 81 (12.84%) Git (software)
19 77 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
20 72 (11.41%) Scala
21 71 (11.25%) Spring
21 71 (11.25%) AngularJS
22 65 (10.30%) Web Services
23 64 (10.14%) Jenkins

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 38 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (3.17%) Apache
3 19 (3.01%) Confluence
4 16 (2.54%) CMS
5 14 (2.22%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 12 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.58%) nginx
8 9 (1.43%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.95%) IIS
9 6 (0.95%) JBoss
10 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.63%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.48%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.32%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.16%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.16%) IPython
13 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Magento
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 114 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.60%) GitHub
3 23 (3.65%) PaaS
4 19 (3.01%) IaaS
5 18 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (2.69%) Route 53
7 15 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.90%) SaaS
10 4 (0.63%) Heroku
11 3 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.48%) TestFlight
12 2 (0.32%) Google Play
13 1 (0.16%) Force.com
13 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.85%) HTTP
2 10 (1.58%) Internet
2 10 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.79%) Network Security
4 3 (0.48%) CTI
4 3 (0.48%) DNS
4 3 (0.48%) PBX
4 3 (0.48%) Skype
4 3 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.48%) VoIP
5 2 (0.32%) AMQP
5 2 (0.32%) Broadband
5 2 (0.32%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.32%) H.323
5 2 (0.32%) LDAP
5 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
6 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.16%) SMTP
6 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.58%) Big Data
2 56 (8.87%) Hadoop
3 54 (8.56%) NoSQL
4 49 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 42 (6.66%) SQL Server
6 27 (4.28%) MySQL
7 25 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.01%) Redis
9 12 (1.90%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.58%) Couchbase
12 9 (1.43%) GIS
12 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.11%) CouchDB
13 7 (1.11%) RethinkDB
14 6 (0.95%) DB2
14 6 (0.95%) Riak
15 5 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 81 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 64 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.75%) JIRA
3 30 (4.75%) Maven
4 21 (3.33%) JUnit
5 17 (2.69%) Subversion
6 13 (2.06%) Selenium
7 11 (1.74%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.74%) Mocha
8 10 (1.58%) Gradle
8 10 (1.58%) gulp
8 10 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (1.43%) WebDriver
10 8 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.11%) Artifactory
11 7 (1.11%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.95%) Capybara
12 6 (0.95%) QUnit
13 5 (0.79%) WATIR
General
1 201 (31.85%) Finance
2 42 (6.66%) Banking
3 40 (6.34%) Games
4 31 (4.91%) Retail
5 23 (3.65%) Law
6 15 (2.38%) Marketing
6 15 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.90%) Front Office
9 11 (1.74%) Advertising
10 10 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.27%) Legal
12 5 (0.79%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.63%) Back Office
14 3 (0.48%) Electronics
15 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.32%) Automotive
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
16 1 (0.16%) International Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 275 (43.58%) Developer
2 235 (37.24%) Software Engineer
3 144 (22.82%) Java Developer
4 87 (13.79%) Java Engineer
5 82 (13.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 64 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 59 (9.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 47 (7.45%) Java Software Developer
9 42 (6.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 42 (6.66%) Software Developer
10 35 (5.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 34 (5.39%) C# Developer
12 31 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 26 (4.12%) Agile Developer
13 26 (4.12%) Junior
14 25 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.49%) .NET Developer
15 22 (3.49%) Python Software Engineer
16 20 (3.17%) Agile Java Developer
16 20 (3.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (20.44%) HTML
2 107 (16.96%) CSS
2 107 (16.96%) Node.js
3 92 (14.58%) .NET
4 71 (11.25%) AngularJS
4 71 (11.25%) Spring
5 65 (10.30%) Web Services
6 57 (9.03%) REST
7 56 (8.87%) HTML5
8 53 (8.40%) React
9 37 (5.86%) J2EE
10 36 (5.71%) ASP.NET
11 35 (5.55%) SOAP
12 33 (5.23%) RESTful
13 32 (5.07%) jQuery
14 31 (4.91%) XML
15 27 (4.28%) Ajax
15 27 (4.28%) CSS3
15 27 (4.28%) Hibernate
15 27 (4.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 112 (17.75%) Computer Science
2 51 (8.08%) Fintech
3 42 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.86%) Algorithms
5 36 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 30 (4.75%) Data Structures
7 25 (3.96%) User Experience
8 21 (3.33%) Public Cloud
9 19 (3.01%) Linked Data
9 19 (3.01%) Physics
10 17 (2.69%) Derivative
11 16 (2.54%) Mobile App
12 13 (2.06%) Hedge funds
12 13 (2.06%) Taxonomies
13 12 (1.90%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.58%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.43%) Digital Media
15 9 (1.43%) Xbox
16 8 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.18%) Linux
2 46 (7.29%) Windows
3 37 (5.86%) Ubuntu
4 30 (4.75%) Unix
5 16 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.22%) Android
7 3 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (28.05%) TDD
3 110 (17.43%) DevOps
4 100 (15.85%) BDD
5 96 (15.21%) OO
6 82 (13.00%) Scrum
7 77 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (9.67%) Analytics
8 61 (9.67%) SDLC
9 58 (9.19%) Microservices
9 58 (9.19%) MVC
9 58 (9.19%) Web Development
10 47 (7.45%) Multithreading
11 45 (7.13%) Test Automation
12 40 (6.34%) Open Source
13 39 (6.18%) SOA
14 38 (6.02%) Mentoring
15 36 (5.71%) Front End Development
16 31 (4.91%) High Availability
16 31 (4.91%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 314 (49.76%) Java
2 201 (31.85%) JavaScript
3 161 (25.52%) Python
4 135 (21.39%) C#
4 135 (21.39%) SQL
5 112 (17.75%) Ruby
6 92 (14.58%) C++
7 72 (11.41%) Scala
8 34 (5.39%) PHP
9 29 (4.60%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.17%) C
10 20 (3.17%) Clojure
10 20 (3.17%) Go
11 18 (2.85%) Erlang
11 18 (2.85%) Haskell
12 16 (2.54%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.54%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.58%) Elixir
14 7 (1.11%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 136 (21.55%) Degree
2 21 (3.33%) PhD
3 4 (0.63%) IIBA
3 4 (0.63%) ISEB
3 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.32%) Brainbench
5 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.16%) MCP
5 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) SDET
2 5 (0.79%) WCAG
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (9.51%) Docker
2 7 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.48%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) Firmware
4 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (9.03%) Puppet
2 48 (7.61%) Ansible
3 45 (7.13%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (3.96%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.11%) Graphite
6 5 (0.79%) Mesos
7 2 (0.32%) OpenView
7 2 (0.32%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 43 (6.81%) Oracle
1 43 (6.81%) Red Hat
2 33 (5.23%) Google
3 31 (4.91%) Atlassian
4 25 (3.96%) Microsoft
5 17 (2.69%) SaltStack
6 12 (1.90%) Adobe
7 11 (1.74%) PayPal
8 6 (0.95%) IBM
8 6 (0.95%) Sybase
9 4 (0.63%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.48%) Apple
10 3 (0.48%) Avaya
10 3 (0.48%) Cisco
10 3 (0.48%) Tableau
11 2 (0.32%) Citrix
11 2 (0.32%) EMC
11 2 (0.32%) HP
11 2 (0.32%) Informatica
11 2 (0.32%) NetApp
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago