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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 44 94 56
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -38
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 343 296 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.07% 2.90% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 3.40% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 320 259 405
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,250 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average 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
5960 8711 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.14% 85.21% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 7470 7489
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 370 (52.41%) Java
2 345 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 198 (28.05%) Finance
5 193 (27.34%) HTML
6 187 (26.49%) Python
7 173 (24.50%) TDD
8 169 (23.94%) Degree
9 158 (22.38%) C#
10 157 (22.24%) CSS
11 151 (21.39%) SQL
12 140 (19.83%) OO
12 140 (19.83%) Computer Science
13 127 (17.99%) Linux
14 124 (17.56%) Big Data
15 119 (16.86%) Unit Testing
16 113 (16.01%) C++
17 110 (15.58%) Scrum
18 109 (15.44%) .NET
19 105 (14.87%) Continuous Integration
20 103 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
21 101 (14.31%) MVC
22 97 (13.74%) BDD
23 96 (13.60%) Hadoop
24 93 (13.17%) Node.js
25 88 (12.46%) Scala
25 88 (12.46%) DevOps
26 86 (12.18%) AngularJS
27 80 (11.33%) Ruby
28 76 (10.76%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (13.17%) Node.js
2 59 (8.36%) Apache
3 57 (8.07%) Apache Spark
4 36 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (3.82%) Apache Solr
6 16 (2.27%) nginx
7 8 (1.13%) IIS
8 7 (0.99%) Confluence
8 7 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.85%) CMS
9 6 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.71%) JBoss
10 5 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.57%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.42%) Kentico
12 3 (0.42%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.71%) HipChat
2 5 (0.71%) MS Office
3 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.28%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 103 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (5.67%) GitHub
3 38 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.42%) SaaS
6 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.42%) Force.com
7 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Route 53
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.67%) Internet
2 15 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.56%) HTTP
4 7 (0.99%) SSH
5 5 (0.71%) DNS
5 5 (0.71%) Intranet
6 3 (0.42%) Extranet
7 2 (0.28%) Firewall
7 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.28%) Skype
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (17.56%) Big Data
2 96 (13.60%) Hadoop
3 71 (10.06%) SQL Server
4 62 (8.78%) NoSQL
5 40 (5.67%) MongoDB
5 40 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (5.52%) MySQL
7 30 (4.25%) Redis
8 26 (3.68%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.27%) Oracle Database
10 15 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.98%) HBase
11 14 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.56%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.42%) Riak
15 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (1.13%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 73 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 62 (8.78%) Jenkins
3 49 (6.94%) JUnit
4 35 (4.96%) Cucumber
4 35 (4.96%) JIRA
4 35 (4.96%) Maven
5 34 (4.82%) Selenium
6 27 (3.82%) TeamCity
7 24 (3.40%) Subversion
8 22 (3.12%) jMock
9 19 (2.69%) Eclipse
10 18 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (2.55%) WebDriver
11 17 (2.41%) Gradle
12 16 (2.27%) NUnit
12 16 (2.27%) SpecFlow
13 15 (2.12%) Mockito
14 14 (1.98%) MSBuild
15 13 (1.84%) FitNesse
15 13 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 198 (28.05%) Finance
2 74 (10.48%) Banking
3 36 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 34 (4.82%) Front Office
5 16 (2.27%) Legal
6 15 (2.12%) Retail
7 11 (1.56%) Law
8 10 (1.42%) Marketing
9 9 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.13%) Advertising
10 8 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.71%) Games
11 5 (0.71%) Publishing
12 4 (0.57%) Billing
13 3 (0.42%) Back Office
14 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 347 (49.15%) Developer
2 204 (28.90%) Software Engineer
3 121 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 86 (12.18%) Senior Developer
5 77 (10.91%) Java Engineer
6 67 (9.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 58 (8.22%) Java Software Engineer
8 53 (7.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 49 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
10 48 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 45 (6.37%) Senior Java Developer
12 44 (6.23%) Software Developer
13 41 (5.81%) C# Developer
13 41 (5.81%) C++ Developer
14 40 (5.67%) .NET Developer
15 35 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
16 33 (4.67%) Analyst
17 32 (4.53%) Senior Java Engineer
18 30 (4.25%) Graduate
18 30 (4.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (27.34%) HTML
2 157 (22.24%) CSS
3 109 (15.44%) .NET
4 86 (12.18%) AngularJS
5 74 (10.48%) HTML5
6 71 (10.06%) Web Services
7 63 (8.92%) Spring
8 62 (8.78%) CSS3
9 60 (8.50%) jQuery
10 51 (7.22%) ASP.NET
11 44 (6.23%) REST
11 44 (6.23%) XML
12 36 (5.10%) JSON
13 33 (4.67%) J2EE
14 32 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (4.53%) Backbone.js
14 32 (4.53%) SOAP
14 32 (4.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (4.11%) Django
16 28 (3.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 140 (19.83%) Computer Science
2 69 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 36 (5.10%) Mathematics
5 33 (4.67%) Fintech
6 29 (4.11%) Data Structures
7 23 (3.26%) Blog
8 21 (2.97%) User Experience
9 20 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.83%) Physics
10 19 (2.69%) Hedge funds
10 19 (2.69%) Xbox
11 18 (2.55%) Derivative
11 18 (2.55%) Semantic Web
12 16 (2.27%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.70%) Equities
14 11 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.56%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.99%) Statistics
15 7 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 127 (17.99%) Linux
2 76 (10.76%) Unix
3 59 (8.36%) Windows
4 44 (6.23%) Apple iOS
5 43 (6.09%) Android
6 37 (5.24%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.85%) Solaris
8 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.28%) AIX
10 2 (0.28%) CentOS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (24.50%) TDD
3 140 (19.83%) OO
4 119 (16.86%) Unit Testing
5 110 (15.58%) Scrum
6 105 (14.87%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (14.31%) MVC
8 97 (13.74%) BDD
9 88 (12.46%) DevOps
10 65 (9.21%) E-Commerce
11 64 (9.07%) Test Automation
12 55 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 55 (7.79%) Open Source
13 52 (7.37%) Multithreading
14 49 (6.94%) SDLC
15 45 (6.37%) Microservices
16 42 (5.95%) Mentoring
17 41 (5.81%) Android Development
18 40 (5.67%) Analytics
19 37 (5.24%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 370 (52.41%) Java
2 263 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 187 (26.49%) Python
4 158 (22.38%) C#
5 151 (21.39%) SQL
6 113 (16.01%) C++
7 88 (12.46%) Scala
8 80 (11.33%) Ruby
9 41 (5.81%) PHP
10 31 (4.39%) C
11 25 (3.54%) T-SQL
12 22 (3.12%) Objective-C
13 17 (2.41%) Apple Swift
13 17 (2.41%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.27%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.84%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.99%) F#
17 7 (0.99%) Jython
17 7 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 169 (23.94%) Degree
2 25 (3.54%) PhD
3 9 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.42%) PMP
5 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) CCNA
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.28%) CISSP
6 2 (0.28%) GIAC
6 2 (0.28%) ISEB
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.28%) MCSE
6 2 (0.28%) SANS
6 2 (0.28%) SSCP
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.79%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.42%) Basel III
3 3 (0.42%) SDET
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (5.81%) Docker
2 24 (3.40%) HDFS
3 11 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.42%) Firmware
6 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.14%) Varnish
7 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (7.65%) Ansible
3 47 (6.66%) Puppet
4 17 (2.41%) Mesos
5 11 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.42%) Graphite
7 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) Oozie
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (9.07%) Oracle
2 53 (7.51%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.67%) Red Hat
4 32 (4.53%) Google
5 19 (2.69%) Apple
5 19 (2.69%) hybris
5 19 (2.69%) WorldPay
6 12 (1.70%) IBM
6 12 (1.70%) Twitter
6 12 (1.70%) VMware
7 10 (1.42%) Cloudera
7 10 (1.42%) Zend
8 9 (1.27%) Perforce
9 8 (1.13%) Talend
10 7 (0.99%) Greenplum
10 7 (0.99%) Hortonworks
10 7 (0.99%) SaltStack
10 7 (0.99%) Siebel
11 5 (0.71%) Intel
11 5 (0.71%) MuleSoft
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Up to £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits and Bonus Available
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago