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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 71 45 89
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +44
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 213 342 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.02% 5.06% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 5.73% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 193 318 285
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4602 5965 9310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.80% 88.28% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 5282 8043
Median salary £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 259 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (48.54%) Java
3 166 (32.36%) JavaScript
4 157 (30.60%) TDD
5 150 (29.24%) Finance
6 132 (25.73%) Degree
7 127 (24.76%) SQL
8 125 (24.37%) HTML
9 106 (20.66%) Computer Science
10 103 (20.08%) C#
11 100 (19.49%) CSS
12 96 (18.71%) Python
13 95 (18.52%) BDD
14 89 (17.35%) Linux
15 84 (16.37%) C++
16 77 (15.01%) Git (software)
17 76 (14.81%) Big Data
18 74 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
19 72 (14.04%) OO
20 69 (13.45%) .NET
20 69 (13.45%) Node.js
21 60 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
22 59 (11.50%) Ruby
23 57 (11.11%) Jenkins
24 55 (10.72%) Analytics
25 54 (10.53%) AngularJS
26 52 (10.14%) HTML5
27 51 (9.94%) Scrum
27 51 (9.94%) NoSQL
28 50 (9.75%) Algorithms

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 37 (7.21%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (3.90%) Apache
3 16 (3.12%) CMS
3 16 (3.12%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 12 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (1.17%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.17%) Confluence
7 5 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.58%) JBoss
8 3 (0.58%) nginx
8 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.58%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.19%) IIS
10 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.19%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.09%) GitHub
2 21 (4.09%) PaaS
3 19 (3.70%) IaaS
4 12 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.17%) Google Play
8 5 (0.97%) SaaS
9 3 (0.58%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.39%) Force.com
10 2 (0.39%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.19%) Heroku
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.12%) HTTP
2 12 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.17%) Internet
4 4 (0.78%) Intranet
5 3 (0.58%) CTI
5 3 (0.58%) PBX
5 3 (0.58%) Skype
5 3 (0.58%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.58%) VoIP
6 2 (0.39%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.39%) Extranet
6 2 (0.39%) H.323
6 2 (0.39%) LDAP
6 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) AMQP
7 1 (0.19%) DSL
7 1 (0.19%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.81%) Big Data
2 51 (9.94%) NoSQL
3 43 (8.38%) Hadoop
4 42 (8.19%) SQL Server
5 38 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 29 (5.65%) MySQL
7 16 (3.12%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.92%) Redis
9 14 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (2.34%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.75%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.78%) Text Mining
14 4 (0.78%) Triplestore
15 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.58%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 77 (15.01%) Git (software)
2 57 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.46%) Maven
4 27 (5.26%) Selenium
5 18 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 15 (2.92%) Jasmine
7 14 (2.73%) JUnit
8 13 (2.53%) JIRA
8 13 (2.53%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.34%) Gradle
10 11 (2.14%) Capybara
10 11 (2.14%) Mockito
10 11 (2.14%) Subversion
10 11 (2.14%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.95%) WATIR
12 9 (1.75%) Grunt
12 9 (1.75%) gulp
13 7 (1.36%) Android Studio
14 6 (1.17%) QUnit
14 6 (1.17%) SoapUI
General
1 150 (29.24%) Finance
2 42 (8.19%) Banking
3 36 (7.02%) Games
4 21 (4.09%) Marketing
5 18 (3.51%) Retail
6 13 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.34%) Front Office
7 12 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.34%) Law
8 6 (1.17%) Legal
9 5 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.58%) Advertising
10 3 (0.58%) Automotive
10 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 248 (48.34%) Developer
2 187 (36.45%) Software Engineer
3 133 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 73 (14.23%) Java Engineer
5 69 (13.45%) Senior Developer
6 60 (11.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 48 (9.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 41 (7.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 40 (7.80%) Java Software Developer
10 33 (6.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 28 (5.46%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.48%) C# Developer
13 20 (3.90%) .NET Developer
14 18 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
15 17 (3.31%) Agile Developer
15 17 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (3.31%) Python Software Engineer
16 16 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
16 16 (3.12%) Consultant
16 16 (3.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (24.37%) HTML
2 100 (19.49%) CSS
3 69 (13.45%) .NET
3 69 (13.45%) Node.js
4 54 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 52 (10.14%) HTML5
6 48 (9.36%) REST
7 45 (8.77%) Spring
7 45 (8.77%) Web Services
8 39 (7.60%) SOAP
9 34 (6.63%) React
10 31 (6.04%) XML
11 28 (5.46%) CSS3
12 27 (5.26%) JSON
13 26 (5.07%) ASP.NET
14 24 (4.68%) jQuery
15 22 (4.29%) RESTful
16 20 (3.90%) Ajax
16 20 (3.90%) J2EE
16 20 (3.90%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 106 (20.66%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.75%) Algorithms
3 44 (8.58%) Mathematics
4 38 (7.41%) Fintech
5 34 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (4.68%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.29%) User Experience
8 18 (3.51%) Client/Server
8 18 (3.51%) Physics
9 15 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.92%) Public Cloud
10 14 (2.73%) Linked Data
11 12 (2.34%) Statistics
12 11 (2.14%) Xbox
13 10 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
14 9 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (1.75%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.56%) Fixed Income
15 8 (1.56%) Hedge funds
16 6 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.35%) Linux
2 43 (8.38%) Windows
3 23 (4.48%) Android
4 22 (4.29%) Unix
5 13 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.36%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (30.60%) TDD
3 95 (18.52%) BDD
4 72 (14.04%) OO
5 60 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (10.72%) Analytics
7 51 (9.94%) Scrum
8 40 (7.80%) Mentoring
8 40 (7.80%) Microservices
9 39 (7.60%) Multithreading
9 39 (7.60%) Web Development
10 38 (7.41%) MVC
11 37 (7.21%) DevOps
12 36 (7.02%) SOA
13 33 (6.43%) SDLC
14 30 (5.85%) E-Commerce
15 27 (5.26%) Open Source
15 27 (5.26%) Unit Testing
16 25 (4.87%) Coaching
17 24 (4.68%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 249 (48.54%) Java
2 166 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 127 (24.76%) SQL
4 103 (20.08%) C#
5 96 (18.71%) Python
6 84 (16.37%) C++
7 59 (11.50%) Ruby
8 49 (9.55%) Scala
9 37 (7.21%) PHP
10 28 (5.46%) C
11 21 (4.09%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.31%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.34%) PHP 5
14 11 (2.14%) Go
15 10 (1.95%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.75%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.17%) Assembly Language
18 6 (1.17%) Clojure
18 6 (1.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 132 (25.73%) Degree
2 32 (6.24%) PhD
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.19%) APMP
5 1 (0.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.55%) QA
2 4 (0.78%) MiFID
2 4 (0.78%) WCAG
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) JTAG
4 2 (0.39%) SDET
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.87%) Docker
2 11 (2.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.78%) Firmware
3 4 (0.78%) HDFS
4 3 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (5.07%) Puppet
2 16 (3.12%) Ansible
3 10 (1.95%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.39%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (6.82%) Google
2 32 (6.24%) Oracle
3 28 (5.46%) Atlassian
4 27 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.73%) PayPal
6 12 (2.34%) Adobe
7 11 (2.14%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.95%) IBM
9 9 (1.75%) Zend
10 5 (0.97%) Cisco
10 5 (0.97%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.58%) Avaya
12 3 (0.58%) Coverity
12 3 (0.58%) Informatica
12 3 (0.58%) Wall Street Systems
13 2 (0.39%) Alias
13 2 (0.39%) Apple
13 2 (0.39%) Vermilion
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Salary: 35,000
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
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