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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 72 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 398 436 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 3.69% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 4.49% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 354 409 424
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
9438 9707 10189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.09% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7873 8476 9301
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 September 2014, 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.

1 457 (51.29%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (50.06%) Java
3 262 (29.41%) C#
4 247 (27.72%) JavaScript
5 240 (26.94%) .NET
6 232 (26.04%) Finance
7 228 (25.59%) SQL
8 219 (24.58%) TDD
8 219 (24.58%) Degree
9 202 (22.67%) HTML
10 194 (21.77%) Scrum
11 190 (21.32%) CSS
12 183 (20.54%) SQL Server
13 177 (19.87%) OO
14 175 (19.64%) Web Services
15 174 (19.53%) Computer Science
16 172 (19.30%) C++
17 169 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
18 139 (15.60%) MVC
18 139 (15.60%) Banking
19 128 (14.37%) XML
20 112 (12.57%) Python
20 112 (12.57%) E-Commerce
21 111 (12.46%) Linux
22 109 (12.23%) Oracle
23 106 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
24 104 (11.67%) Microsoft
25 100 (11.22%) C
26 96 (10.77%) Mobile App
27 94 (10.55%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 34 (3.82%) MQSeries
2 26 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 25 (2.81%) IIS
4 24 (2.69%) Apache
5 21 (2.36%) Node.js
6 19 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 19 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 19 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.02%) WebLogic
7 18 (2.02%) CMS
7 18 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.80%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.46%) Sitefinity
9 13 (1.46%) Orchard CMS
9 13 (1.46%) NServiceBus
9 13 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
10 12 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (1.23%) Magnolia
12 8 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 63 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Maya
4 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 22 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.90%) AquaLogic BPM
3 6 (0.67%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 6 (0.67%) Advent Moxy
4 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.03%) SaaS
2 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.79%) PaaS
4 5 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.11%) Force.com
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.11%) Route 53
6 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.71%) HTTP
2 24 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 22 (2.47%) Internet
4 17 (1.91%) RTP
5 16 (1.80%) Wireless
6 13 (1.46%) GSM
7 10 (1.12%) SS7
7 10 (1.12%) TCAP
7 10 (1.12%) INAP
7 10 (1.12%) VLAN
7 10 (1.12%) SIGTRAN
8 8 (0.90%) SSH
9 7 (0.79%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.79%) Firewall
10 4 (0.45%) SSL
10 4 (0.45%) Broadband
10 4 (0.45%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.45%) 4G
11 3 (0.34%) FTP
11 3 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.85%) MySQL
3 60 (6.73%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (5.05%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.94%) NoSQL
7 37 (4.15%) Big Data
8 36 (4.04%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.57%) Neo4j
15 14 (1.57%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.46%) RavenDB
17 12 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (1.23%) MS Access
18 11 (1.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 50 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.60%) Visual Studio
3 34 (3.82%) Selenium
4 30 (3.37%) Maven
5 28 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (3.03%) NUnit
7 25 (2.81%) Subversion
8 24 (2.69%) JIRA
9 20 (2.24%) WebDriver
9 20 (2.24%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.24%) Jenkins
10 16 (1.80%) JUnit
11 10 (1.12%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.01%) Ant
12 9 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.90%) MSBuild
14 7 (0.79%) Hudson
14 7 (0.79%) Grunt
14 7 (0.79%) Xcode
14 7 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 232 (26.04%) Finance
2 139 (15.60%) Banking
3 70 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 61 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 37 (4.15%) Front Office
6 24 (2.69%) Marketing
7 22 (2.47%) Retail
8 19 (2.13%) Advertising
9 14 (1.57%) Legal
10 13 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.23%) Publishing
11 11 (1.23%) Games
12 10 (1.12%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.67%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.67%) Law
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Electronics
14 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 476 (53.42%) Developer
2 208 (23.34%) Software Engineer
3 135 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 128 (14.37%) Senior Developer
5 76 (8.53%) .NET Developer
6 75 (8.42%) C# Developer
7 58 (6.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 48 (5.39%) Programmer
8 48 (5.39%) Software Developer
9 47 (5.27%) iOS Developer
10 45 (5.05%) Architect
11 36 (4.04%) Analyst
11 36 (4.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 31 (3.48%) C++ Software Engineer
12 31 (3.48%) Mobile Developer
12 31 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (3.37%) Graduate
13 30 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (2.81%) Senior .NET Developer
15 24 (2.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (26.94%) .NET
2 202 (22.67%) HTML
3 190 (21.32%) CSS
4 175 (19.64%) Web Services
5 128 (14.37%) XML
6 94 (10.55%) ASP.NET
7 86 (9.65%) jQuery
7 86 (9.65%) REST
8 78 (8.75%) WCF
9 77 (8.64%) Spring
10 73 (8.19%) HTML5
11 68 (7.63%) SOAP
12 61 (6.85%) .NET Framework
13 55 (6.17%) RESTful
14 51 (5.72%) CSS3
15 49 (5.50%) J2EE
16 44 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 42 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (4.49%) JSON
19 39 (4.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 174 (19.53%) Computer Science
2 106 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (10.77%) Mobile App
4 90 (10.10%) Open Source
5 56 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (4.49%) User Experience
7 31 (3.48%) Mathematics
8 26 (2.92%) Physics
9 23 (2.58%) Inversion of Control
10 22 (2.47%) Visualisation
10 22 (2.47%) Fixed Income
11 21 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (2.36%) Market Risk
12 15 (1.68%) Hedge funds
12 15 (1.68%) Derivative
13 14 (1.57%) Digital Media
14 11 (1.23%) Credit Risk
15 10 (1.12%) Equities
16 9 (1.01%) Data Integration
16 9 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 111 (12.46%) Linux
2 83 (9.32%) Android
3 81 (9.09%) Windows
4 80 (8.98%) UNIX
5 75 (8.42%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) Solaris
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) HPUX
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
11 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.11%) OS/400
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (51.29%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (24.58%) TDD
3 194 (21.77%) Scrum
4 177 (19.87%) OO
5 169 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
6 139 (15.60%) MVC
7 112 (12.57%) E-Commerce
8 88 (9.88%) Multithreading
9 82 (9.20%) Project Management
10 68 (7.63%) Risk Management
10 68 (7.63%) Waterfall
11 63 (7.07%) Test Automation
12 61 (6.85%) Unit Testing
13 58 (6.51%) OOP
14 56 (6.29%) Technical Architecture
15 55 (6.17%) iOS Development
16 54 (6.06%) Mentoring
16 54 (6.06%) SOA
17 53 (5.95%) Android Development
18 48 (5.39%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 446 (50.06%) Java
2 262 (29.41%) C#
3 247 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 228 (25.59%) SQL
5 172 (19.30%) C++
6 112 (12.57%) Python
7 100 (11.22%) C
8 65 (7.30%) Ruby
9 64 (7.18%) PHP
10 49 (5.50%) Scala
11 31 (3.48%) VB
12 27 (3.03%) Perl
12 27 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 27 (3.03%) Objective-C
13 26 (2.92%) Groovy
14 18 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.02%) VBScript
15 17 (1.91%) XAML
16 15 (1.68%) PHP5
17 14 (1.57%) F#
Qualifications
1 219 (24.58%) Degree
2 44 (4.94%) PhD
3 24 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.90%) CISSP
7 7 (0.79%) GIAC
7 7 (0.79%) GCIH
8 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.34%) ISEB
8 3 (0.34%) MCSD
8 3 (0.34%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.22%) PMP
9 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.11%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.17%) QA
2 11 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.01%) TickIT
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.67%) Terminal Services
1 6 (0.67%) Snort
2 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.34%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.11%) Varnish
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) NFS
3 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (0.79%) Puppet
2 5 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
2 5 (0.56%) OpenSSO
2 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.45%) Nagios
4 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.11%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) logstash
5 1 (0.11%) Kibana
5 1 (0.11%) Graylog2
5 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (12.23%) Oracle
2 104 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.26%) TIBCO
4 22 (2.47%) Google
4 22 (2.47%) IBM
5 21 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 20 (2.24%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.57%) Twitter
8 13 (1.46%) Adobe
8 13 (1.46%) Zend
9 8 (0.90%) Citrix
10 7 (0.79%) JBoss
10 7 (0.79%) Symantec
10 7 (0.79%) ArcSight
10 7 (0.79%) LogLogic
10 7 (0.79%) Q1 Labs
11 6 (0.67%) hybris
11 6 (0.67%) Advent
11 6 (0.67%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Contribution Pension Scheme and more
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday