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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 62 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 402 476 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.88% 3.67% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 4.38% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 354 407 440
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,850 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
8847 10874 10039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.38% 83.73% 82.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7559 9066 8652
Average salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 June 2015.

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 June 2015, 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.

1 363 (48.92%) Java
2 335 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (27.36%) JavaScript
4 188 (25.34%) Degree
5 186 (25.07%) C#
6 184 (24.80%) Finance
7 173 (23.32%) SQL
8 146 (19.68%) HTML
9 138 (18.60%) Computer Science
10 136 (18.33%) C++
10 136 (18.33%) .NET
11 135 (18.19%) Linux
12 133 (17.92%) OO
12 133 (17.92%) TDD
13 120 (16.17%) SQL Server
14 117 (15.77%) Scrum
15 115 (15.50%) CSS
16 109 (14.69%) Git (software)
17 107 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
18 104 (14.02%) Python
19 92 (12.40%) E-Commerce
20 87 (11.73%) MVC
21 86 (11.59%) Ruby
22 85 (11.46%) REST
23 83 (11.19%) BDD
24 82 (11.05%) Scala
25 78 (10.51%) QA
25 78 (10.51%) Oracle
26 76 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
27 75 (10.11%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 69 (9.30%) Node.js
2 30 (4.04%) Apache
3 29 (3.91%) IIS
4 27 (3.64%) CMS
5 24 (3.23%) Apache Solr
6 21 (2.83%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.75%) MQSeries
10 12 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.62%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.48%) JBoss
12 9 (1.21%) nginx
13 8 (1.08%) Umbraco
13 8 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (1.08%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.81%) Drupal
15 6 (0.81%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.81%) Magnolia
Applications
1 30 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.54%) MS Office
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.27%) Mingle
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) Magento
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.27%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.13%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.21%) SaaS
5 6 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.81%) IaaS
6 5 (0.67%) GitHub
7 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.27%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.27%) Joyent
8 2 (0.27%) Route 53
8 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.27%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.77%) Internet
2 23 (3.10%) HTTP
3 15 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.89%) Broadband
5 7 (0.94%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (0.94%) Wireless
6 5 (0.67%) DNS
7 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.27%) Intranet
7 2 (0.27%) DSL
7 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.27%) Multicast
8 1 (0.13%) IPsec
8 1 (0.13%) UPnP
8 1 (0.13%) AMQP
8 1 (0.13%) MVNO
8 1 (0.13%) Firewall
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.70%) Big Data
3 57 (7.68%) NoSQL
4 51 (6.87%) MySQL
5 47 (6.33%) Relational Database
6 37 (4.99%) MongoDB
7 35 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (4.58%) Hadoop
9 26 (3.50%) Redis
9 26 (3.50%) RDBMS
10 20 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.21%) Apache Hive
17 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
18 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
19 4 (0.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 109 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.87%) Jenkins
3 48 (6.47%) Maven
4 44 (5.93%) Selenium
5 30 (4.04%) Cucumber
6 29 (3.91%) Visual Studio
7 27 (3.64%) WebDriver
8 26 (3.50%) JIRA
9 22 (2.96%) Ant
10 17 (2.29%) JUnit
11 16 (2.16%) Subversion
11 16 (2.16%) RSpec
12 12 (1.62%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.48%) Gradle
14 10 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.21%) Mercurial
15 9 (1.21%) Grunt
16 8 (1.08%) Hudson
16 8 (1.08%) Jasmine
16 8 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 184 (24.80%) Finance
2 66 (8.89%) Banking
3 48 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 46 (6.20%) Marketing
5 27 (3.64%) Games
6 19 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.43%) Front Office
8 15 (2.02%) Retail
9 14 (1.89%) Electronics
10 13 (1.75%) Advertising
11 9 (1.21%) Legal
12 6 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.67%) Automotive
13 5 (0.67%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.54%) Law
14 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.40%) Back Office
15 3 (0.40%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
16 1 (0.13%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 363 (48.92%) Developer
2 197 (26.55%) Software Engineer
3 125 (16.85%) Java Developer
4 113 (15.23%) Senior Developer
5 62 (8.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 59 (7.95%) Software Developer
7 56 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
8 42 (5.66%) Graduate
9 41 (5.53%) Architect
10 40 (5.39%) C# Developer
11 29 (3.91%) .NET Developer
12 26 (3.50%) Analyst
13 24 (3.23%) Junior
14 23 (3.10%) Java Software Engineer
15 21 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
17 19 (2.56%) Junior Developer
18 18 (2.43%) Full Stack Developer
18 18 (2.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
19 17 (2.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (19.68%) HTML
2 136 (18.33%) .NET
3 115 (15.50%) CSS
4 85 (11.46%) REST
5 75 (10.11%) Web Services
6 72 (9.70%) XML
7 71 (9.57%) Spring
8 64 (8.63%) jQuery
9 62 (8.36%) J2EE
10 57 (7.68%) RESTful
11 52 (7.01%) AngularJS
12 51 (6.87%) HTML5
13 48 (6.47%) ASP.NET
14 46 (6.20%) Middleware
15 41 (5.53%) JSON
16 33 (4.45%) Hibernate
17 32 (4.31%) SOAP
18 31 (4.18%) Ajax
19 30 (4.04%) WPF
20 26 (3.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 138 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 76 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 33 (4.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 33 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 25 (3.37%) Hedge funds
8 24 (3.23%) User Experience
9 20 (2.70%) Derivative
10 19 (2.56%) Data Structures
11 18 (2.43%) Xbox
12 17 (2.29%) Visualisation
13 16 (2.16%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.89%) Equities
14 14 (1.89%) Physics
15 13 (1.75%) Fixed Income
16 11 (1.48%) Client/Server
17 9 (1.21%) Statistics
17 9 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 135 (18.19%) Linux
2 74 (9.97%) Windows
3 68 (9.16%) UNIX
4 38 (5.12%) Apple iOS
5 32 (4.31%) Android
6 13 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.08%) CentOS
8 6 (0.81%) Solaris
9 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.54%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.27%) VMS
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (17.92%) TDD
2 133 (17.92%) OO
3 117 (15.77%) Scrum
4 107 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (12.40%) E-Commerce
6 87 (11.73%) MVC
7 83 (11.19%) BDD
8 74 (9.97%) Unit Testing
9 56 (7.55%) Multithreading
10 53 (7.14%) Analytics
11 52 (7.01%) Open Source
12 46 (6.20%) DevOps
13 42 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
14 37 (4.99%) SDLC
15 36 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (4.85%) Automated Testing
16 33 (4.45%) Web Development
17 32 (4.31%) SOA
17 32 (4.31%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 363 (48.92%) Java
2 203 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 186 (25.07%) C#
4 173 (23.32%) SQL
5 136 (18.33%) C++
6 104 (14.02%) Python
7 86 (11.59%) Ruby
8 82 (11.05%) Scala
9 59 (7.95%) PHP
10 57 (7.68%) C
11 26 (3.50%) T-SQL
12 23 (3.10%) R
13 22 (2.96%) Perl
13 22 (2.96%) Objective-C
14 18 (2.43%) Bash Shell
15 17 (2.29%) MATLAB
16 16 (2.16%) Groovy
16 16 (2.16%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.62%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 188 (25.34%) Degree
2 64 (8.63%) PhD
3 12 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.40%) PMP
7 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.40%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) MCPD
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) MCAD
9 1 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) SSCP
9 1 (0.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.51%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.40%) MiFID
3 3 (0.40%) EMIR
4 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (1.62%) Firmware
1 12 (1.62%) Docker
2 11 (1.48%) Varnish
3 6 (0.81%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.67%) LXC
5 3 (0.40%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (5.39%) Puppet
2 25 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.29%) Ansible
4 14 (1.89%) OPNET
5 12 (1.62%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.08%) Nagios
7 6 (0.81%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.67%) Mesos
9 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.54%) Salt
9 4 (0.54%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 78 (10.51%) Oracle
2 65 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.64%) hybris
4 21 (2.83%) TIBCO
5 12 (1.62%) Google
6 9 (1.21%) Zend
6 9 (1.21%) EPiServer
7 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.94%) VMware
7 7 (0.94%) IBM
7 7 (0.94%) Demandware
7 7 (0.94%) WorldPay
8 6 (0.81%) Rackspace
8 6 (0.81%) Sybase
8 6 (0.81%) Cognos
9 5 (0.67%) Intel
9 5 (0.67%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.67%) Sencha
9 5 (0.67%) Splunk
9 5 (0.67%) SaltStack
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum PLUS BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £77,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + 28 days holiday + Pension +
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago