The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 256 277 261
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 11 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.078% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.080% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 23
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
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
6630 7520 8486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.71% 97.59% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5474 6159 7050
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £45,000 -30.76%
Hertfordshire - 4 £32,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Software Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) C
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) PhD
6 3 (20.00%) Automotive
6 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (13.33%) STL
7 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 2 (13.33%) Tcl
7 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (13.33%) CAD
7 2 (13.33%) CAE
7 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (13.33%) OOD
7 2 (13.33%) MPEG
7 2 (13.33%) Fortran
7 2 (13.33%) FreeBSD
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Windows

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) RS-422
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) FFmpeg
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) OpenCL
1 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
1 2 (13.33%) OpenMP
1 2 (13.33%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.67%) Guava
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JAXB
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Printing
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) FreeBSD
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) CAD
3 2 (13.33%) CAE
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Fortran
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) PhD
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago