The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 49 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 298 387 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.69% 5.40% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 5.57% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 251 336 331
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software 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
6138 6942 7744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.66% 96.86% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5023 5774 6347
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software 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 Engineer across the East of England region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software 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 Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 -1 173 £47,500 +7.95% 28
Hertfordshire -18 58 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Norfolk -3 24 £41,750 -12.56% 1
Essex +3 23 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Suffolk -32 12 £38,750 -13.88% 2
Bedfordshire -4 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Software 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 577 (96.01%) Software Engineering
2 253 (42.10%) Degree
3 236 (39.27%) C++
4 202 (33.61%) Java
5 190 (31.61%) Computer Science
6 184 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
7 175 (29.12%) Linux
8 172 (28.62%) C#
9 171 (28.45%) C
10 136 (22.63%) JavaScript
11 126 (20.97%) Python
12 123 (20.47%) HTML
13 118 (19.63%) Mathematics
14 116 (19.30%) .NET
15 111 (18.47%) SQL
16 78 (12.98%) Scrum
17 77 (12.81%) Windows
18 76 (12.65%) ASP.NET
19 72 (11.98%) MVC
20 68 (11.31%) Finance
21 67 (11.15%) Multithreading
22 65 (10.82%) HTML5
23 63 (10.48%) CSS
23 63 (10.48%) Algorithms
24 58 (9.65%) Electronics
25 57 (9.48%) jQuery
25 57 (9.48%) Physics
26 56 (9.32%) PhD
27 54 (8.99%) Web Services
27 54 (8.99%) OO

Software 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.83%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (1.33%) CMS
4 8 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.67%) Apache
8 2 (0.33%) nginx
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (1.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.33%) MS Office
2 2 (0.33%) Simulink
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.66%) SaaS
3 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.16%) Office 365
5 6 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.82%) Wireless
2 28 (4.66%) HTTP
2 28 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 27 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
4 25 (4.16%) Bluetooth
5 14 (2.33%) Internet
6 12 (2.00%) LDAP
7 10 (1.66%) SSL
8 7 (1.16%) 802.11
8 7 (1.16%) SNMP
9 5 (0.83%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.83%) NFC
10 4 (0.67%) RTP
10 4 (0.67%) SMPP
10 4 (0.67%) SMS
10 4 (0.67%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.50%) MQTT
11 3 (0.50%) RTSP
11 3 (0.50%) STUN
12 2 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.99%) MySQL
2 35 (5.82%) Relational Database
3 22 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 21 (3.49%) Big Data
5 12 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.33%) Redis
8 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.50%) HBase
10 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.33%) DB2
12 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.17%) GIS
12 1 (0.17%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 46 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.16%) Jenkins
3 34 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.49%) JUnit
5 24 (3.99%) Cucumber
6 23 (3.83%) Maven
6 23 (3.83%) NUnit
7 20 (3.33%) Subversion
8 13 (2.16%) JIRA
8 13 (2.16%) LabVIEW
9 11 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.50%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.33%) MSTest
11 8 (1.33%) Selenium
12 6 (1.00%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.83%) JMeter
14 3 (0.50%) LoadRunner
14 3 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
14 3 (0.50%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 68 (11.31%) Finance
2 58 (9.65%) Electronics
3 52 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 40 (6.66%) Automotive
5 27 (4.49%) Aerospace
6 18 (3.00%) Games
7 9 (1.50%) Banking
8 8 (1.33%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.67%) French Language
11 4 (0.67%) German Language
11 4 (0.67%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.67%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.50%) Legal
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Marketing
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (20.47%) HTML
2 116 (19.30%) .NET
3 76 (12.65%) ASP.NET
4 65 (10.82%) HTML5
5 63 (10.48%) CSS
6 57 (9.48%) jQuery
7 54 (8.99%) Web Services
8 47 (7.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (7.32%) AngularJS
10 41 (6.82%) Spring
11 35 (5.82%) XML
12 31 (5.16%) REST
13 30 (4.99%) .NET Framework
14 25 (4.16%) LINQ
15 24 (3.99%) WCF
16 22 (3.66%) CSS3
16 22 (3.66%) J2EE
17 21 (3.49%) Ajax
17 21 (3.49%) SOAP
18 20 (3.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 190 (31.61%) Computer Science
2 118 (19.63%) Mathematics
3 63 (10.48%) Algorithms
4 57 (9.48%) Physics
5 27 (4.49%) User Experience
6 26 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.83%) Device Driver
8 22 (3.66%) Augmented Reality
9 17 (2.83%) Digital Media
10 13 (2.16%) CUDA
11 11 (1.83%) Biology
11 11 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.83%) Internet of Things
11 11 (1.83%) Life Science
12 10 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.66%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (1.33%) Informatics
14 7 (1.16%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 175 (29.12%) Linux
2 77 (12.81%) Windows
3 26 (4.33%) Embedded Linux
4 20 (3.33%) Android
5 18 (3.00%) Unix
6 17 (2.83%) VxWorks
7 13 (2.16%) Windows CE
8 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.33%) Nucleus RTOS
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.17%) webOS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (96.01%) Software Engineering
2 184 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (12.98%) Scrum
4 72 (11.98%) MVC
5 67 (11.15%) Multithreading
6 54 (8.99%) OO
7 46 (7.65%) SDLC
8 40 (6.66%) TDD
9 32 (5.32%) Open Source
10 29 (4.83%) Machine Learning
11 27 (4.49%) OOP
12 26 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (3.83%) BDD
14 22 (3.66%) OOD
15 20 (3.33%) Bioinformatics
16 19 (3.16%) Computer Vision
16 19 (3.16%) Software Architecture
17 18 (3.00%) Unit Testing
18 16 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (2.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (39.27%) C++
2 202 (33.61%) Java
3 172 (28.62%) C#
4 171 (28.45%) C
5 136 (22.63%) JavaScript
6 126 (20.97%) Python
7 111 (18.47%) SQL
8 48 (7.99%) Perl
9 46 (7.65%) Embedded C
10 41 (6.82%) PHP
11 26 (4.33%) MATLAB
12 22 (3.66%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.50%) Objective-C
14 14 (2.33%) Ruby
15 11 (1.83%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.66%) Embedded C++
17 9 (1.50%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.16%) Shell Script
19 6 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 253 (42.10%) Degree
2 56 (9.32%) PhD
3 24 (3.99%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.83%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.49%) QA
2 6 (1.00%) WCAG
3 4 (0.67%) MISRA
4 3 (0.50%) SEPA
5 2 (0.33%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.33%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.17%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.83%) Firmware
2 4 (0.67%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.50%) Kamailio
3 3 (0.50%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.50%) XenServer
4 2 (0.33%) KVM
4 2 (0.33%) QEMU
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Xen
5 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.33%) Grafana
1 8 (1.33%) Graphite
2 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.50%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.82%) Oracle
3 18 (3.00%) Intel
4 17 (2.83%) Red Hat
5 15 (2.50%) Dell
6 14 (2.33%) HP
7 12 (2.00%) IBM
8 9 (1.50%) QNX
9 8 (1.33%) Apple
10 7 (1.16%) Adobe
11 4 (0.67%) Atmel
11 4 (0.67%) Perforce
11 4 (0.67%) Samsung
12 3 (0.50%) VMware
13 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.33%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.33%) Zend
14 1 (0.17%) Google
14 1 (0.17%) IBM Sterling
14 1 (0.17%) SonicWALL
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