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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 259 252 251
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 23 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 24
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8261 8203 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.85% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6847 7129 7459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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
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Job
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Cambridgeshire +18 17 £40,000 - 6
Bedfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (85.19%) C++
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Degree
3 18 (66.67%) C
4 15 (55.56%) XML
4 15 (55.56%) Multimedia
5 14 (51.85%) Wireless
6 9 (33.33%) Ajax
6 9 (33.33%) XSL
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) PHP
7 8 (29.63%) Python
7 8 (29.63%) GPRS
7 8 (29.63%) GSM
7 8 (29.63%) UMTS
7 8 (29.63%) LTE
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) 3GPP
9 6 (22.22%) OOD
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) Perl
10 5 (18.52%) TTCN
10 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
10 5 (18.52%) Tcl
11 3 (11.11%) 2G
11 3 (11.11%) 3G
11 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (11.11%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (51.85%) Wireless
2 8 (29.63%) LTE
2 8 (29.63%) GPRS
2 8 (29.63%) GSM
2 8 (29.63%) UMTS
3 6 (22.22%) 3GPP
4 3 (11.11%) 3G
4 3 (11.11%) 4G
4 3 (11.11%) 2G
General
1 15 (55.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) XML
2 9 (33.33%) XSL
2 9 (33.33%) Ajax
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) STL
3 3 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) OOD
3 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C++
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) C
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 8 (29.63%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) Tcl
6 5 (18.52%) TTCN
7 1 (3.70%) OCaml
7 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) XenServer
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