The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 69 60 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 441 466 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.57% 3.90% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.82% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 374 442 351
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £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 £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10075 9670 10211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.48% 80.83% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8289 8459 9297
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 468 (50.54%) Java
2 290 (31.32%) C#
3 257 (27.75%) JavaScript
4 253 (27.32%) SQL
5 251 (27.11%) Finance
6 243 (26.24%) .NET
7 229 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
8 226 (24.41%) Degree
9 219 (23.65%) HTML
10 200 (21.60%) C++
10 200 (21.60%) TDD
11 191 (20.63%) CSS
12 179 (19.33%) SQL Server
12 179 (19.33%) Scrum
13 172 (18.57%) OO
14 166 (17.93%) Web Services
15 161 (17.39%) Computer Science
16 149 (16.09%) MVC
17 146 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
18 144 (15.55%) XML
19 138 (14.90%) Banking
20 128 (13.82%) Python
21 125 (13.50%) Linux
22 120 (12.96%) Oracle
23 118 (12.74%) C
24 115 (12.42%) ASP.NET
25 112 (12.10%) Microsoft
26 106 (11.45%) E-Commerce
27 105 (11.34%) Open Source
28 104 (11.23%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (4.21%) MQSeries
2 37 (4.00%) Apache
3 35 (3.78%) Tomcat
4 26 (2.81%) IIS
5 20 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
6 18 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (1.84%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.73%) Apache Solr
8 16 (1.73%) Umbraco
8 16 (1.73%) Node.js
8 16 (1.73%) CMS
8 16 (1.73%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.40%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
10 10 (1.08%) nginx
11 9 (0.97%) Sitefinity
11 9 (0.97%) NServiceBus
11 9 (0.97%) Orchard CMS
12 8 (0.86%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 8 (0.86%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 52 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.97%) MS Office
3 4 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Maya
5 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.86%) AquaLogic BPM
3 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.54%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
4 1 (0.11%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.02%) SaaS
2 8 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.43%) PaaS
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.11%) Route 53
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.89%) Internet
2 35 (3.78%) HTTP
3 24 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.27%) Wireless
5 16 (1.73%) RTP
6 13 (1.40%) GSM
7 10 (1.08%) SS7
7 10 (1.08%) TCAP
7 10 (1.08%) INAP
7 10 (1.08%) Broadband
7 10 (1.08%) VLAN
7 10 (1.08%) SIGTRAN
8 8 (0.86%) SSH
9 7 (0.76%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.76%) Firewall
10 6 (0.65%) OpenVPN
11 4 (0.43%) SSL
12 3 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.32%) FTP
12 3 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.37%) MySQL
3 55 (5.94%) Relational Database
4 52 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 47 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (4.10%) MongoDB
7 35 (3.78%) Big Data
8 34 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (3.02%) Hadoop
10 23 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.08%) Redis
14 10 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 10 (1.08%) RavenDB
15 7 (0.76%) MS Access
15 7 (0.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 54 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 47 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 37 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (3.35%) Subversion
5 30 (3.24%) Selenium
6 29 (3.13%) NUnit
7 25 (2.70%) JUnit
7 25 (2.70%) JIRA
8 24 (2.59%) Maven
9 19 (2.05%) Jenkins
10 16 (1.73%) Eclipse
11 15 (1.62%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.40%) Ant
12 13 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (1.30%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
15 9 (0.97%) Xcode
16 7 (0.76%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.76%) Jasmine
16 7 (0.76%) Hudson
General
1 251 (27.11%) Finance
2 138 (14.90%) Banking
3 78 (8.42%) Telecoms
4 72 (7.78%) Investment Banking
5 33 (3.56%) Front Office
6 28 (3.02%) Retail
7 20 (2.16%) Games
8 16 (1.73%) Advertising
8 16 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.40%) Publishing
10 10 (1.08%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.97%) Marketing
12 8 (0.86%) Legal
13 6 (0.65%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.54%) Law
15 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.32%) Military
15 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.32%) Electronics
15 3 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 505 (54.54%) Developer
2 222 (23.97%) Software Engineer
3 151 (16.31%) Senior Developer
4 137 (14.79%) Java Developer
5 86 (9.29%) .NET Developer
6 68 (7.34%) C# Developer
7 55 (5.94%) Software Developer
7 55 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 48 (5.18%) Programmer
9 46 (4.97%) Architect
10 42 (4.54%) iOS Developer
11 41 (4.43%) Analyst
12 37 (4.00%) Consultant
13 34 (3.67%) Graduate
13 34 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
15 32 (3.46%) Mobile Developer
16 31 (3.35%) C++ Software Engineer
16 31 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
17 30 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (26.24%) .NET
2 219 (23.65%) HTML
3 191 (20.63%) CSS
4 166 (17.93%) Web Services
5 144 (15.55%) XML
6 115 (12.42%) ASP.NET
7 100 (10.80%) jQuery
8 91 (9.83%) WCF
9 87 (9.40%) HTML5
10 75 (8.10%) Spring
10 75 (8.10%) REST
11 69 (7.45%) SOAP
12 63 (6.80%) CSS3
13 58 (6.26%) .NET Framework
14 57 (6.16%) J2EE
15 52 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (5.51%) RESTful
17 43 (4.64%) Middleware
18 42 (4.54%) Ajax
19 40 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 161 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 105 (11.34%) Open Source
3 89 (9.61%) Mobile App
4 64 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (5.40%) Mathematics
6 34 (3.67%) Physics
7 28 (3.02%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (2.59%) Fixed Income
9 19 (2.05%) Market Risk
9 19 (2.05%) Derivative
10 17 (1.84%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.51%) Hedge funds
12 13 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (1.40%) Social Media
13 11 (1.19%) Statistics
13 11 (1.19%) Grid Computing
13 11 (1.19%) Blackberry
14 10 (1.08%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.97%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 125 (13.50%) Linux
2 104 (11.23%) UNIX
3 84 (9.07%) Windows
4 82 (8.86%) Android
5 68 (7.34%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.43%) CentOS
7 4 (0.43%) Solaris
8 3 (0.32%) HPUX
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (21.60%) TDD
3 179 (19.33%) Scrum
4 172 (18.57%) OO
5 149 (16.09%) MVC
6 146 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
7 106 (11.45%) E-Commerce
8 97 (10.48%) Multithreading
9 79 (8.53%) Project Management
10 75 (8.10%) Waterfall
11 72 (7.78%) SOA
12 70 (7.56%) Risk Management
12 70 (7.56%) Technical Architecture
13 64 (6.91%) Unit Testing
14 55 (5.94%) iOS Development
15 50 (5.40%) Android Development
16 48 (5.18%) Low Latency
17 46 (4.97%) BDD
18 45 (4.86%) Test Automation
19 43 (4.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 468 (50.54%) Java
2 290 (31.32%) C#
3 257 (27.75%) JavaScript
4 253 (27.32%) SQL
5 200 (21.60%) C++
6 128 (13.82%) Python
7 118 (12.74%) C
8 86 (9.29%) Ruby
9 71 (7.67%) PHP
10 41 (4.43%) Scala
11 34 (3.67%) Objective-C
12 31 (3.35%) Bash Shell
13 29 (3.13%) VB
14 28 (3.02%) Perl
15 24 (2.59%) Groovy
16 23 (2.48%) VBScript
17 20 (2.16%) T-SQL
17 20 (2.16%) XAML
18 13 (1.40%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.19%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 226 (24.41%) Degree
2 44 (4.75%) PhD
3 27 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.59%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.86%) CISSP
7 7 (0.76%) GCIH
7 7 (0.76%) GIAC
8 4 (0.43%) ISEB
9 3 (0.32%) MCSD
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.32%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.22%) PMP
10 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.11%) CCNP
11 1 (0.11%) CCNA
11 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.94%) QA
2 11 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.97%) TickIT
4 2 (0.22%) WAI
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (0.65%) Snort
2 3 (0.32%) NFS
2 3 (0.32%) Varnish
2 3 (0.32%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.32%) Postfix
2 3 (0.32%) OpenSSH
3 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 18 (1.94%) Puppet
2 15 (1.62%) Nagios
2 15 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.76%) Ansible
5 5 (0.54%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (0.54%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.22%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.11%) Control-M
8 1 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) Graylog2
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 120 (12.96%) Oracle
2 112 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 45 (4.86%) TIBCO
4 25 (2.70%) Google
5 24 (2.59%) Adobe
6 21 (2.27%) EPiServer
7 20 (2.16%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.94%) IBM
9 10 (1.08%) Twitter
9 10 (1.08%) Zend
10 8 (0.86%) JBoss
11 7 (0.76%) Symantec
11 7 (0.76%) Perforce
11 7 (0.76%) Q1 Labs
11 7 (0.76%) ArcSight
11 7 (0.76%) LogLogic
12 6 (0.65%) hybris
12 6 (0.65%) ATG
12 6 (0.65%) Sybase
12 6 (0.65%) Endeca
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago