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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 47 57 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 328 439 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.24% 4.17% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 4.76% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 299 370 379
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £89,100 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
5623 9217 10617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.75% 87.66% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 7862 8751
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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.

1 386 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (48.77%) Java
3 236 (34.05%) Finance
4 226 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 188 (27.13%) TDD
6 163 (23.52%) C#
7 162 (23.38%) Python
7 162 (23.38%) Degree
8 147 (21.21%) SQL
9 145 (20.92%) HTML
10 130 (18.76%) DevOps
11 127 (18.33%) OO
12 125 (18.04%) Linux
12 125 (18.04%) Amazon AWS
13 120 (17.32%) Computer Science
14 119 (17.17%) .NET
15 116 (16.74%) Scrum
16 113 (16.31%) CSS
17 107 (15.44%) Node.js
18 100 (14.43%) Ruby
19 99 (14.29%) C++
20 94 (13.56%) AngularJS
21 90 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
22 85 (12.27%) Web Services
23 83 (11.98%) BDD
24 82 (11.83%) Big Data
25 74 (10.68%) MVC
25 74 (10.68%) Spring
26 73 (10.53%) SDLC
27 72 (10.39%) 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 31 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (2.74%) Apache
3 17 (2.45%) CMS
3 17 (2.45%) Confluence
4 16 (2.31%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (1.59%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.44%) IIS
7 10 (1.44%) nginx
7 10 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.30%) JBoss
9 8 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.58%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.43%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.29%) IPython
12 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 125 (18.04%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.62%) GitHub
3 29 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (3.17%) Route 53
5 16 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.31%) SaaS
6 15 (2.16%) PaaS
7 12 (1.73%) IaaS
8 4 (0.58%) Heroku
9 3 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.43%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.74%) HTTP
2 12 (1.73%) Internet
3 7 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.72%) Network Security
5 4 (0.58%) DNS
6 3 (0.43%) CTI
6 3 (0.43%) PBX
6 3 (0.43%) Skype
6 3 (0.43%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.43%) VoIP
7 2 (0.29%) AMQP
7 2 (0.29%) Broadband
7 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.29%) H.323
7 2 (0.29%) Intranet
7 2 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.29%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.83%) Big Data
2 63 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 63 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 58 (8.37%) Hadoop
4 47 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 46 (6.64%) Relational Database
6 35 (5.05%) MySQL
7 21 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.45%) Redis
10 16 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (1.88%) CouchDB
13 10 (1.44%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.30%) GIS
14 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.15%) DB2
16 6 (0.87%) RethinkDB
16 6 (0.87%) Riak
16 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (9.96%) Git (software)
2 66 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.33%) JUnit
4 29 (4.18%) JIRA
4 29 (4.18%) Maven
5 19 (2.74%) Subversion
6 10 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (1.30%) Mocha
7 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.15%) Gradle
8 8 (1.15%) gulp
9 7 (1.01%) jMock
10 6 (0.87%) Appium
10 6 (0.87%) NUnit
11 5 (0.72%) Calabash
11 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.72%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.72%) Mockito
11 5 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 236 (34.05%) Finance
2 55 (7.94%) Banking
3 28 (4.04%) Games
4 25 (3.61%) Retail
5 19 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.60%) Law
7 16 (2.31%) Front Office
8 13 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.59%) Advertising
9 11 (1.59%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.44%) Marketing
11 5 (0.72%) Legal
11 5 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.58%) Back Office
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.29%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.29%) Publishing
15 1 (0.14%) German Language
15 1 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 285 (41.13%) Developer
2 250 (36.08%) Software Engineer
3 132 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 82 (11.83%) Java Engineer
5 79 (11.40%) Java Software Engineer
6 68 (9.81%) Senior Developer
7 59 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 49 (7.07%) C# Developer
9 48 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
10 45 (6.49%) Senior Software Engineer
11 44 (6.35%) Software Developer
12 41 (5.92%) Java Software Developer
13 38 (5.48%) .NET Developer
14 32 (4.62%) Consultant
15 31 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
16 30 (4.33%) Analyst
17 29 (4.18%) Agile Developer
18 26 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
18 26 (3.75%) Junior
19 25 (3.61%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (20.92%) HTML
2 119 (17.17%) .NET
3 113 (16.31%) CSS
4 107 (15.44%) Node.js
5 94 (13.56%) AngularJS
6 85 (12.27%) Web Services
7 74 (10.68%) Spring
8 61 (8.80%) HTML5
9 57 (8.23%) REST
10 54 (7.79%) React
11 53 (7.65%) ASP.NET
12 47 (6.78%) jQuery
13 46 (6.64%) SOAP
14 43 (6.20%) XML
15 39 (5.63%) J2EE
16 38 (5.48%) RESTful
17 35 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (4.47%) Ajax
18 31 (4.47%) Hibernate
19 27 (3.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 120 (17.32%) Computer Science
2 72 (10.39%) Fintech
3 64 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 31 (4.47%) User Experience
6 24 (3.46%) Mobile App
7 23 (3.32%) Algorithms
8 22 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 21 (3.03%) Physics
10 20 (2.89%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.16%) Derivative
11 15 (2.16%) Public Cloud
12 13 (1.88%) Linked Data
12 13 (1.88%) Taxonomies
13 11 (1.59%) Blockchain
14 10 (1.44%) Cryptocurrency
14 10 (1.44%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.44%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 125 (18.04%) Linux
2 55 (7.94%) Windows
3 43 (6.20%) Ubuntu
4 42 (6.06%) Unix
5 24 (3.46%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.45%) Android
7 3 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (27.13%) TDD
3 130 (18.76%) DevOps
4 127 (18.33%) OO
5 116 (16.74%) Scrum
6 90 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (11.98%) BDD
8 74 (10.68%) MVC
9 73 (10.53%) SDLC
10 66 (9.52%) Web Development
11 60 (8.66%) Microservices
12 56 (8.08%) Open Source
13 54 (7.79%) Test Automation
14 49 (7.07%) Multithreading
15 46 (6.64%) Front End Development
16 45 (6.49%) Unit Testing
17 42 (6.06%) Analytics
17 42 (6.06%) Mentoring
17 42 (6.06%) Project Management
18 40 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 338 (48.77%) Java
2 226 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 163 (23.52%) C#
4 162 (23.38%) Python
5 147 (21.21%) SQL
6 100 (14.43%) Ruby
7 99 (14.29%) C++
8 66 (9.52%) Scala
9 31 (4.47%) PHP
9 31 (4.47%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.90%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.46%) Clojure
12 23 (3.32%) C
12 23 (3.32%) Erlang
12 23 (3.32%) Haskell
13 20 (2.89%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.45%) Go
15 11 (1.59%) Apple Swift
15 11 (1.59%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.44%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 162 (23.38%) Degree
2 16 (2.31%) PhD
3 10 (1.44%) IIBA
3 10 (1.44%) ISEB
4 6 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.87%) PMP
5 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.29%) Brainbench
6 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.14%) MCP
7 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.76%) QA
2 5 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.72%) SDET
2 5 (0.72%) WCAG
3 3 (0.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) Basel III
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (8.51%) Docker
2 14 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (9.52%) Puppet
2 54 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (7.65%) Ansible
4 25 (3.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.87%) Graphite
5 6 (0.87%) Mesos
6 2 (0.29%) OpenView
6 2 (0.29%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (8.37%) Oracle
2 52 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 40 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.61%) Google
5 22 (3.17%) SaltStack
6 18 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.73%) Adobe
8 8 (1.15%) Apple
9 6 (0.87%) Sybase
10 5 (0.72%) PayPal
11 4 (0.58%) Tableau
12 3 (0.43%) Avaya
12 3 (0.43%) Cisco
12 3 (0.43%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.43%) IBM
12 3 (0.43%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.43%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.29%) Greenplum
13 2 (0.29%) Zend
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £110,000 to £135,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago