The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 256 255 257
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.096% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,500 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7624 7256 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 94.54% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6369 6220 6978
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the East of England region.

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Development Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Essex - 1 £38,000 -
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (96.88%) C++
2 29 (90.63%) Java
3 23 (71.88%) Degree
4 20 (62.50%) C
5 16 (50.00%) XML
6 15 (46.88%) Multimedia
7 14 (43.75%) Wireless
8 11 (34.38%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) XSL
9 10 (31.25%) HTML
9 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 10 (31.25%) PHP
9 10 (31.25%) Ajax
10 9 (28.13%) QA
11 8 (25.00%) OO
12 7 (21.88%) STL
12 7 (21.88%) TDD
12 7 (21.88%) GPRS
12 7 (21.88%) GSM
12 7 (21.88%) UMTS
12 7 (21.88%) LTE
12 7 (21.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
13 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
13 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
13 6 (18.75%) OOD
13 6 (18.75%) Perl
14 4 (12.50%) Tcl
14 4 (12.50%) TTCN
15 3 (9.38%) Software Testing

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Wireless
2 7 (21.88%) LTE
2 7 (21.88%) GPRS
2 7 (21.88%) GSM
2 7 (21.88%) UMTS
3 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
4 3 (9.38%) 3G
4 3 (9.38%) 4G
4 3 (9.38%) 2G
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
1 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (46.88%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) XML
2 10 (31.25%) XSL
2 10 (31.25%) Ajax
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) STL
3 7 (21.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
1 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) OOD
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.25%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.13%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C++
2 29 (90.63%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) C
4 11 (34.38%) Python
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) PHP
6 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 4 (12.50%) Tcl
7 4 (12.50%) TTCN
8 2 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.13%) R
9 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 12 days ago