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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 60 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 497 447 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.93% 3.80% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 4.77% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 435 396 407
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10299 9379 10943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 79.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8195 9932
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 427 (45.28%) Java
2 339 (35.95%) C#
3 279 (29.59%) SQL
4 273 (28.95%) Finance
5 272 (28.84%) JavaScript
6 255 (27.04%) .NET
7 247 (26.19%) HTML
8 239 (25.34%) C++
9 237 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
10 234 (24.81%) Degree
11 189 (20.04%) Computer Science
12 186 (19.72%) CSS
12 186 (19.72%) OO
13 176 (18.66%) TDD
14 165 (17.50%) Web Services
15 158 (16.76%) Linux
16 152 (16.12%) Scrum
17 147 (15.59%) SQL Server
18 146 (15.48%) jQuery
19 143 (15.16%) Microsoft
20 139 (14.74%) Windows
21 138 (14.63%) Python
22 132 (14.00%) MVC
22 132 (14.00%) HTML5
23 129 (13.68%) XML
24 122 (12.94%) ASP.NET
25 114 (12.09%) Banking
26 112 (11.88%) C
27 106 (11.24%) Multithreading
28 102 (10.82%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.61%) Apache
2 30 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 27 (2.86%) CMS
4 22 (2.33%) Node.js
4 22 (2.33%) MQSeries
5 21 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 20 (2.12%) IIS
7 18 (1.91%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.27%) nginx
8 12 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.06%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (0.74%) uWSGI
11 7 (0.74%) Confluence
12 6 (0.64%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.53%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.42%) Zope
15 3 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 54 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.95%) MS Office
3 5 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.42%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Simulink
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.27%) Markit EDM
3 10 (1.06%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 10 (1.06%) Advent Moxy
4 5 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.32%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.21%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.23%) SaaS
2 18 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) Force.com
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.47%) Internet
2 30 (3.18%) HTTP
3 18 (1.91%) Broadband
4 14 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.06%) Wireless
6 7 (0.74%) SSH
6 7 (0.74%) Firewall
7 6 (0.64%) OpenVPN
7 6 (0.64%) DNS
8 4 (0.42%) MRTG
8 4 (0.42%) SNMP
8 4 (0.42%) RTP
8 4 (0.42%) SSL
9 3 (0.32%) VoIP
9 3 (0.32%) VPN
9 3 (0.32%) FTP
9 3 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.32%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.21%) AMQP
10 2 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.47%) MySQL
3 54 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 33 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 31 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (3.29%) Big Data
6 30 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (2.76%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 22 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.06%) CouchDB
13 8 (0.85%) QlikView
13 8 (0.85%) Redis
14 7 (0.74%) Couchbase
14 7 (0.74%) HBase
14 7 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 61 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 53 (5.62%) Selenium
4 46 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (4.45%) Subversion
6 37 (3.92%) JUnit
7 33 (3.50%) SoapUI
8 29 (3.08%) Eclipse
9 27 (2.86%) NUnit
10 23 (2.44%) JIRA
11 19 (2.01%) Jenkins
12 16 (1.70%) Maven
13 15 (1.59%) Ant
13 15 (1.59%) Xcode
14 14 (1.48%) PhoneGap
14 14 (1.48%) Introscope
15 11 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (1.17%) Hudson
16 10 (1.06%) CruiseControl
17 8 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 273 (28.95%) Finance
2 114 (12.09%) Banking
3 56 (5.94%) Investment Banking
4 51 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.77%) Front Office
6 40 (4.24%) Games
7 34 (3.61%) Retail
8 26 (2.76%) Advertising
9 17 (1.80%) Marketing
10 13 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.17%) Publishing
12 6 (0.64%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.53%) Military
14 4 (0.42%) Billing
15 3 (0.32%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.21%) French Language
16 2 (0.21%) German Language
16 2 (0.21%) Back Office
16 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 499 (52.92%) Developer
2 287 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 152 (16.12%) Senior Developer
4 119 (12.62%) Java Developer
5 72 (7.64%) .NET Developer
5 72 (7.64%) Software Developer
6 69 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 56 (5.94%) C# Developer
8 47 (4.98%) Architect
9 46 (4.88%) Consultant
10 42 (4.45%) Front-End Developer
11 38 (4.03%) Analyst
11 38 (4.03%) Lead Software Engineer
12 36 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
13 35 (3.71%) Graduate
14 33 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (3.08%) Programmer
15 29 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
16 28 (2.97%) Web Developer
16 28 (2.97%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (27.04%) .NET
2 247 (26.19%) HTML
3 186 (19.72%) CSS
4 165 (17.50%) Web Services
5 146 (15.48%) jQuery
6 132 (14.00%) HTML5
7 129 (13.68%) XML
8 122 (12.94%) ASP.NET
9 102 (10.82%) WCF
10 94 (9.97%) REST
11 84 (8.91%) SOAP
12 73 (7.74%) Spring
13 63 (6.68%) .NET Framework
14 62 (6.57%) Ajax
15 58 (6.15%) JSON
16 55 (5.83%) CSS3
17 48 (5.09%) AngularJS
18 46 (4.88%) J2EE
19 43 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 42 (4.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 189 (20.04%) Computer Science
2 99 (10.50%) Open Source
3 96 (10.18%) Mathematics
4 87 (9.23%) Mobile App
5 53 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (4.98%) Physics
7 27 (2.86%) Derivative
7 27 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (2.65%) Social Media
9 19 (2.01%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.59%) Grid Computing
12 13 (1.38%) Blackberry
13 12 (1.27%) Reference Data
13 12 (1.27%) Visualisation
13 12 (1.27%) Statistics
14 11 (1.17%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.06%) Equities
15 10 (1.06%) Fixed Income
15 10 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 158 (16.76%) Linux
2 139 (14.74%) Windows
3 102 (10.82%) UNIX
4 66 (7.00%) Android
5 58 (6.15%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.17%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.85%) Solaris
9 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.53%) HPUX
10 5 (0.53%) CentOS
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.21%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.21%) OS/400
13 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (19.72%) OO
3 176 (18.66%) TDD
4 152 (16.12%) Scrum
5 132 (14.00%) MVC
6 106 (11.24%) Multithreading
7 101 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 88 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (7.42%) SOA
10 64 (6.79%) Unit Testing
11 61 (6.47%) Web Development
11 61 (6.47%) Waterfall
12 59 (6.26%) Mobile Application Development
12 59 (6.26%) Project Management
13 54 (5.73%) Technical Architecture
14 51 (5.41%) BDD
15 49 (5.20%) Risk Management
16 45 (4.77%) Low Latency
17 40 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (4.24%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 427 (45.28%) Java
2 339 (35.95%) C#
3 279 (29.59%) SQL
4 272 (28.84%) JavaScript
5 239 (25.34%) C++
6 138 (14.63%) Python
7 112 (11.88%) C
8 92 (9.76%) PHP
9 84 (8.91%) Ruby
10 53 (5.62%) Objective-C
11 36 (3.82%) Scala
12 30 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 23 (2.44%) VB
14 22 (2.33%) Perl
15 18 (1.91%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.59%) ActionScript
17 14 (1.48%) Groovy
18 13 (1.38%) XAML
19 12 (1.27%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 234 (24.81%) Degree
2 33 (3.50%) PhD
3 23 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.53%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.53%) CISSP
6 5 (0.53%) ISEB
7 3 (0.32%) MCSE
7 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.32%) GCIH
7 3 (0.32%) GIAC
8 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMP
9 1 (0.11%) Siebel Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.11%) CCNP
9 1 (0.11%) CCNA
9 1 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.17%) QA
2 4 (0.42%) WAI
2 4 (0.42%) TickIT
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 10 (1.06%) Terminal Services
2 7 (0.74%) Varnish
3 5 (0.53%) Platform Symphony
4 3 (0.32%) NFS
4 3 (0.32%) OpenSIPS
4 3 (0.32%) Kamailio
4 3 (0.32%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.32%) OpenSSH
4 3 (0.32%) Postfix
4 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.21%) Snort
6 1 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (2.76%) Puppet
2 20 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.01%) Nagios
4 12 (1.27%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.74%) Ansible
6 6 (0.64%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.53%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.42%) Tivoli NetView
9 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
11 1 (0.11%) Control-M
11 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 143 (15.16%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.38%) Oracle
3 26 (2.76%) TIBCO
4 25 (2.65%) Adobe
5 23 (2.44%) Google
6 22 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 19 (2.01%) Perforce
7 19 (2.01%) EPiServer
8 18 (1.91%) Citrix
9 15 (1.59%) Sybase
9 15 (1.59%) Apple
10 14 (1.48%) Splunk
11 13 (1.38%) Zend
12 11 (1.17%) Borland
13 10 (1.06%) Advent
14 9 (0.95%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.74%) Bloomberg
15 7 (0.74%) HP
15 7 (0.74%) Intel
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 100% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago