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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 252 248 237
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 2 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.027% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
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
6950 7441 6874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.05% 96.30% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 6121 5897
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 +18 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (50.00%) Lumension
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Guava
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) ESRI
2 2 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JAXB
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 2 (50.00%) GWT
2 2 (50.00%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Sophos
1 2 (50.00%) ESRI
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) Lumension