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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 41 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 337 334 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.74% 4.92% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 5.07% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 280 287 301
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
5696 6588 6864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.97% 96.98% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 5459 5564
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +12 224 £45,000 +5.88% 54
Hertfordshire -6 54 £49,250 +3.68% 5
Essex +11 24 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Norfolk -1 20 £45,000 -16.66% 3
Bedfordshire -15 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Suffolk -30 8 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 575 (92.44%) Software Engineering
2 277 (44.53%) C++
3 253 (40.68%) Degree
4 216 (34.73%) Computer Science
5 213 (34.24%) Java
6 209 (33.60%) Linux
7 197 (31.67%) C
8 179 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
9 177 (28.46%) C#
10 154 (24.76%) Python
11 135 (21.70%) Mathematics
12 120 (19.29%) JavaScript
13 106 (17.04%) .NET
14 105 (16.88%) SQL
15 94 (15.11%) Windows
16 93 (14.95%) HTML
17 76 (12.22%) Physics
18 69 (11.09%) ASP.NET
19 68 (10.93%) PhD
20 66 (10.61%) Electronics
21 64 (10.29%) Scrum
22 63 (10.13%) Algorithms
23 62 (9.97%) OO
24 61 (9.81%) MVC
25 60 (9.65%) Multithreading
26 57 (9.16%) Perl
27 56 (9.00%) CSS
28 54 (8.68%) Finance
29 49 (7.88%) Telecoms
30 48 (7.72%) Microsoft

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 15 (2.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 12 (1.93%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.29%) CMS
4 8 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.29%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.96%) Apache
6 4 (0.64%) IIS
6 4 (0.64%) JBoss
6 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.32%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.32%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.45%) Office 365
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.13%) SaaS
5 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.56%) Wireless
2 35 (5.63%) Bluetooth
3 29 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (4.18%) TCP/IP
5 20 (3.22%) HTTP
6 13 (2.09%) Internet
7 11 (1.77%) 802.11
8 10 (1.61%) SSL
9 7 (1.13%) LDAP
10 6 (0.96%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.80%) NFC
12 4 (0.64%) Firewall
12 4 (0.64%) SMPP
12 4 (0.64%) SMS
13 3 (0.48%) SNMP
14 2 (0.32%) RTP
14 2 (0.32%) VoIP
14 2 (0.32%) ZigBee
15 1 (0.16%) RTCP
15 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.43%) MySQL
2 30 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.86%) SQL Server
4 12 (1.93%) Big Data
5 8 (1.29%) Redis
6 5 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.64%) GIS
7 4 (0.64%) JasperReports
7 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.48%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.16%) HBase
10 1 (0.16%) MS Access
10 1 (0.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (7.56%) Jenkins
2 43 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 34 (5.47%) JUnit
4 31 (4.98%) Maven
5 30 (4.82%) Visual Studio
6 28 (4.50%) Cucumber
7 24 (3.86%) NUnit
8 17 (2.73%) Subversion
9 15 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (2.25%) JIRA
11 13 (2.09%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.93%) LabVIEW
13 10 (1.61%) MSBuild
14 8 (1.29%) MSTest
15 6 (0.96%) Moq
15 6 (0.96%) Selenium
16 5 (0.80%) Ant
17 4 (0.64%) ClearQuest
17 4 (0.64%) CruiseControl
17 4 (0.64%) FishEye
General
1 66 (10.61%) Electronics
2 54 (8.68%) Finance
3 49 (7.88%) Telecoms
4 38 (6.11%) Automotive
5 33 (5.31%) Aerospace
6 17 (2.73%) Games
7 13 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.61%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.45%) Banking
9 9 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.64%) French Language
10 4 (0.64%) German Language
10 4 (0.64%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.64%) Japanese Language
10 4 (0.64%) Legal
11 3 (0.48%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (17.04%) .NET
2 93 (14.95%) HTML
3 69 (11.09%) ASP.NET
4 56 (9.00%) CSS
5 46 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (7.07%) Spring
7 43 (6.91%) HTML5
8 40 (6.43%) AngularJS
8 40 (6.43%) Web Services
9 33 (5.31%) jQuery
10 29 (4.66%) XML
11 26 (4.18%) REST
12 24 (3.86%) .NET Framework
12 24 (3.86%) Ajax
13 21 (3.38%) J2EE
13 21 (3.38%) RESTful
14 20 (3.22%) WCF
15 18 (2.89%) JSON
15 18 (2.89%) LINQ
15 18 (2.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 216 (34.73%) Computer Science
2 135 (21.70%) Mathematics
3 76 (12.22%) Physics
4 63 (10.13%) Algorithms
5 28 (4.50%) Visualisation
6 26 (4.18%) Device Driver
6 26 (4.18%) User Experience
7 21 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.05%) Augmented Reality
9 14 (2.25%) Life Science
10 12 (1.93%) CUDA
11 11 (1.77%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.77%) Informatics
11 11 (1.77%) Internet of Things
12 10 (1.61%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (1.29%) Virtual Team
15 7 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
15 7 (1.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 209 (33.60%) Linux
2 94 (15.11%) Windows
3 31 (4.98%) Android
4 28 (4.50%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (2.57%) VxWorks
6 15 (2.41%) Unix
7 14 (2.25%) Windows CE
8 9 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.64%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.16%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (92.44%) Software Engineering
2 179 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (10.29%) Scrum
4 62 (9.97%) OO
5 61 (9.81%) MVC
6 60 (9.65%) Multithreading
7 48 (7.72%) SDLC
8 39 (6.27%) Open Source
9 32 (5.14%) TDD
10 30 (4.82%) Machine Learning
11 29 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (4.66%) OOD
12 26 (4.18%) BDD
12 26 (4.18%) OOP
13 21 (3.38%) Bioinformatics
13 21 (3.38%) Data Visualisation
13 21 (3.38%) Unit Testing
14 20 (3.22%) Software Architecture
14 20 (3.22%) UML
15 16 (2.57%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 277 (44.53%) C++
2 213 (34.24%) Java
3 197 (31.67%) C
4 177 (28.46%) C#
5 154 (24.76%) Python
6 120 (19.29%) JavaScript
7 105 (16.88%) SQL
8 57 (9.16%) Perl
9 47 (7.56%) Embedded C
10 37 (5.95%) MATLAB
11 34 (5.47%) Bash Shell
12 22 (3.54%) PHP
13 16 (2.57%) Ruby
14 11 (1.77%) Embedded C++
14 11 (1.77%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.45%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.29%) Assembly Language
16 8 (1.29%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.13%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 253 (40.68%) Degree
2 68 (10.93%) PhD
3 24 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.80%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.40%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) ISO13485
2 3 (0.48%) MISRA
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.70%) Firmware
2 7 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.48%) XenServer
5 2 (0.32%) Docker
5 2 (0.32%) KVM
5 2 (0.32%) QEMU
5 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.16%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.16%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (3.05%) Nagios
2 8 (1.29%) Grafana
2 8 (1.29%) Graphite
3 4 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.54%) Oracle
3 20 (3.22%) Dell
4 18 (2.89%) Intel
4 18 (2.89%) Red Hat
5 16 (2.57%) HP
6 13 (2.09%) Sun
7 12 (1.93%) IBM
8 10 (1.61%) QNX
9 6 (0.96%) Google
10 4 (0.64%) Adobe
10 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.64%) Atmel
10 4 (0.64%) Sage
10 4 (0.64%) Samsung
10 4 (0.64%) SonicWALL
10 4 (0.64%) Symantec
11 3 (0.48%) VMware
12 2 (0.32%) Apple
12 2 (0.32%) SAP
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