The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 257 255 262
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 4 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.054% 0.24% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.25% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Software Development Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 4 - -
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) C
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Subversion
4 6 (42.86%) Assembly Language
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) Redmine
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
7 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
7 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Android
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) LAMP
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
8 2 (14.29%) Google
8 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
8 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) ArcGIS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) Redmine
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 2 (14.29%) JSF
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) GWT
3 2 (14.29%) Dojo
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) XSL
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) WinForms
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Assembly Language
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Sophos
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) ESRI
1 2 (14.29%) Lumension