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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 49 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 293 356 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.67% 4.89% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 5.09% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 234 319 272
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
6035 6989 7476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 96.07% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5007 5942 6088
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 175 £50,000 +11.11% 59
Hertfordshire -43 41 £46,250 +2.77% 9
Norfolk +13 27 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Suffolk +3 25 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Essex -3 14 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Bedfordshire +9 12 £37,250 +6.42% 1
Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 569 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 247 (42.15%) C++
3 244 (41.64%) Degree
4 193 (32.94%) Java
5 186 (31.74%) C
6 183 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
6 183 (31.23%) Computer Science
7 182 (31.06%) Linux
8 146 (24.91%) C#
9 142 (24.23%) JavaScript
10 129 (22.01%) HTML
11 121 (20.65%) Mathematics
12 98 (16.72%) SQL
13 97 (16.55%) .NET
13 97 (16.55%) Python
14 73 (12.46%) Algorithms
15 72 (12.29%) HTML5
15 72 (12.29%) Scrum
16 71 (12.12%) Windows
17 66 (11.26%) Multithreading
18 65 (11.09%) OO
19 64 (10.92%) CSS
19 64 (10.92%) jQuery
20 62 (10.58%) ASP.NET
20 62 (10.58%) MVC
20 62 (10.58%) Telecoms
21 59 (10.07%) PhD
21 59 (10.07%) SDLC
22 55 (9.39%) Finance
23 52 (8.87%) Web Services

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 8 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
1 8 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.02%) Apache
3 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.34%) nginx
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.17%) Confluence
5 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.02%) MS Office
3 5 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (2.73%) SaaS
4 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.61%) TCP/IP
2 25 (4.27%) HTTP
3 24 (4.10%) Wireless
4 21 (3.58%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (2.05%) Bluetooth
6 11 (1.88%) Internet
7 10 (1.71%) Ethernet
7 10 (1.71%) LDAP
8 7 (1.19%) SNMP
8 7 (1.19%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.85%) SSL
10 4 (0.68%) DNS
11 3 (0.51%) MQTT
11 3 (0.51%) RTP
11 3 (0.51%) RTSP
11 3 (0.51%) STUN
11 3 (0.51%) VoIP
12 1 (0.17%) Firewall
12 1 (0.17%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.00%) MySQL
2 34 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.92%) Big Data
4 20 (3.41%) SQL Server
5 18 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.68%) HBase
11 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.51%) Redis
12 2 (0.34%) DB2
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.83%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.75%) LabVIEW
5 15 (2.56%) JUnit
5 15 (2.56%) NUnit
6 14 (2.39%) Cucumber
6 14 (2.39%) Maven
7 11 (1.88%) JIRA
7 11 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.71%) Subversion
9 7 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.19%) Selenium
10 6 (1.02%) JMeter
10 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.68%) yacc
12 3 (0.51%) GCC
12 3 (0.51%) Hudson
12 3 (0.51%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.34%) IntelliJ
General
1 62 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 55 (9.39%) Finance
3 38 (6.48%) Electronics
4 35 (5.97%) Automotive
5 33 (5.63%) Games
6 25 (4.27%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.37%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.85%) Avionics
10 4 (0.68%) Retail
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Banking
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (22.01%) HTML
2 97 (16.55%) .NET
3 72 (12.29%) HTML5
4 64 (10.92%) CSS
4 64 (10.92%) jQuery
5 62 (10.58%) ASP.NET
6 52 (8.87%) Web Services
7 40 (6.83%) AngularJS
8 36 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (5.46%) .NET Framework
9 32 (5.46%) CSS3
9 32 (5.46%) XML
10 30 (5.12%) REST
10 30 (5.12%) Spring
11 27 (4.61%) Entity Framework
12 26 (4.44%) J2EE
12 26 (4.44%) LAMP
12 26 (4.44%) MFC
12 26 (4.44%) OpenGL
13 25 (4.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (31.23%) Computer Science
2 121 (20.65%) Mathematics
3 73 (12.46%) Algorithms
4 47 (8.02%) Physics
5 30 (5.12%) User Experience
6 28 (4.78%) Digital Media
7 26 (4.44%) Augmented Reality
8 19 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.24%) Device Driver
9 16 (2.73%) Biology
10 15 (2.56%) CUDA
10 15 (2.56%) Data Structures
10 15 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.54%) Robotics
13 8 (1.37%) Life Science
14 7 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
14 7 (1.19%) CAN bus
14 7 (1.19%) Cryptography
14 7 (1.19%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 182 (31.06%) Linux
2 71 (12.12%) Windows
3 25 (4.27%) Unix
4 23 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (1.71%) VxWorks
6 9 (1.54%) Android
7 7 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.68%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 183 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (12.29%) Scrum
4 66 (11.26%) Multithreading
5 65 (11.09%) OO
6 62 (10.58%) MVC
7 59 (10.07%) SDLC
8 50 (8.53%) TDD
9 31 (5.29%) Computer Vision
10 28 (4.78%) Machine Learning
10 28 (4.78%) Open Source
11 27 (4.61%) Unit Testing
12 26 (4.44%) OOP
13 24 (4.10%) Mentoring
14 22 (3.75%) Image Processing
15 21 (3.58%) OOD
15 21 (3.58%) Test Automation
16 20 (3.41%) DevOps
17 18 (3.07%) Bioinformatics
17 18 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 247 (42.15%) C++
2 193 (32.94%) Java
3 186 (31.74%) C
4 146 (24.91%) C#
5 142 (24.23%) JavaScript
6 98 (16.72%) SQL
7 97 (16.55%) Python
8 46 (7.85%) Perl
8 46 (7.85%) PHP
9 41 (7.00%) Embedded C
10 24 (4.10%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.75%) MATLAB
12 14 (2.39%) Embedded C++
13 13 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.05%) Assembly Language
15 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.37%) Ruby
16 7 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.02%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 244 (41.64%) Degree
2 59 (10.07%) PhD
3 22 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.34%) HND
5 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.17%) CCNA
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.17%) CISSP
6 1 (0.17%) GIAC
6 1 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.17%) MCSE
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.17%) SANS
6 1 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.46%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) WCAG
3 6 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.68%) MISRA
5 3 (0.51%) SEPA
6 1 (0.17%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.17%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (4.78%) Firmware
2 11 (1.88%) Docker
3 3 (0.51%) Kamailio
3 3 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.51%) Xen
3 3 (0.51%) XenServer
4 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) KVM
4 2 (0.34%) QEMU
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.54%) Ansible
2 8 (1.37%) Puppet
3 7 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) Nagios
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (6.31%) Oracle
2 14 (2.39%) Red Hat
3 9 (1.54%) Intel
3 9 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.37%) Adobe
4 8 (1.37%) Apple
5 4 (0.68%) IBM
5 4 (0.68%) Perforce
5 4 (0.68%) Samsung
6 3 (0.51%) QNX
6 3 (0.51%) VMware
7 2 (0.34%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.34%) Zend
8 1 (0.17%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco
8 1 (0.17%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Share Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum Car, 33 Days Annual Leave, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago