The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 600 645 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.72% 8.93% 9.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 10.50% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 500 576 602
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5353 6143 6361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.69% 85.02% 83.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4426 5186 5093
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East of England region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +1 294 £50,000 +11.11% 78
Hertfordshire +4 144 £42,500 - 30
Bedfordshire +5 53 £39,250 -12.77% 10
Norfolk +13 41 £43,750 -11.61% 3
Essex -25 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Suffolk +6 34 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 454 (38.90%) Degree
2 439 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
3 414 (35.48%) C++
3 414 (35.48%) Java
4 397 (34.02%) C#
5 364 (31.19%) JavaScript
5 364 (31.19%) Computer Science
6 325 (27.85%) HTML
7 310 (26.56%) .NET
8 279 (23.91%) C
9 264 (22.62%) Linux
10 251 (21.51%) SQL
11 225 (19.28%) MVC
12 221 (18.94%) CSS
13 209 (17.91%) Scrum
14 203 (17.40%) Python
15 191 (16.37%) Mathematics
16 188 (16.11%) ASP.NET
17 177 (15.17%) Web Services
18 176 (15.08%) OO
18 176 (15.08%) jQuery
19 169 (14.48%) HTML5
20 136 (11.65%) AngularJS
21 135 (11.57%) TDD
22 134 (11.48%) Microsoft
23 132 (11.31%) SQL Server
23 132 (11.31%) SDLC
24 131 (11.23%) Web Development
25 127 (10.88%) Windows
26 126 (10.80%) .NET Framework

Software Engineering
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 30 (2.57%) WebSphere
2 24 (2.06%) JBoss
3 22 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 21 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.46%) Apache
7 13 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
7 13 (1.11%) CMS
8 11 (0.94%) IIS
8 11 (0.94%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.60%) nginx
9 7 (0.60%) WordPress
10 5 (0.43%) Confluence
11 2 (0.17%) Drupal
11 2 (0.17%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.17%) SAS
11 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.17%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.086%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.086%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.51%) MS Office
4 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.086%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Infor M3
1 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.77%) SaaS
3 30 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (1.20%) PaaS
6 8 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.60%) GitHub
8 4 (0.34%) Office 365
9 3 (0.26%) IaaS
10 2 (0.17%) BPaaS
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.086%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.086%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 39 (3.34%) Internet
3 37 (3.17%) Wireless
4 31 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (2.40%) HTTP
6 21 (1.80%) Ethernet
7 19 (1.63%) LDAP
8 17 (1.46%) Bluetooth
9 14 (1.20%) SSL
10 7 (0.60%) DNS
10 7 (0.60%) SNMP
10 7 (0.60%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.51%) RTP
11 6 (0.51%) RTSP
11 6 (0.51%) SAN
11 6 (0.51%) STUN
12 4 (0.34%) DHCP
12 4 (0.34%) VLAN
13 3 (0.26%) MQTT
13 3 (0.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 103 (8.83%) Relational Database
3 76 (6.51%) MySQL
4 53 (4.54%) Big Data
5 38 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 35 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 29 (2.49%) MongoDB
8 24 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.11%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.69%) Spotfire
15 7 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.51%) QlikView
16 6 (0.51%) Redis
17 5 (0.43%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 106 (9.08%) Git (software)
2 94 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 71 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (4.71%) Subversion
5 46 (3.94%) Selenium
6 45 (3.86%) JIRA
7 42 (3.60%) JUnit
8 41 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 41 (3.51%) NUnit
9 38 (3.26%) gulp
10 37 (3.17%) Maven
11 35 (3.00%) LabVIEW
12 29 (2.49%) Cucumber
13 26 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
14 23 (1.97%) WebDriver
15 22 (1.89%) JBehave
16 20 (1.71%) TeamCity
17 18 (1.54%) Bitbucket
18 17 (1.46%) Grunt
19 14 (1.20%) Ranorex
General
1 116 (9.94%) Finance
2 94 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 81 (6.94%) Electronics
4 54 (4.63%) Automotive
5 41 (3.51%) Aerospace
6 39 (3.34%) Games
7 20 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.11%) Retail
9 11 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.77%) Banking
11 8 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.43%) Avionics
13 3 (0.26%) Advertising
13 3 (0.26%) Marketing
13 3 (0.26%) Military
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.086%) French Language
15 1 (0.086%) German Language
15 1 (0.086%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 564 (48.33%) Software Engineer
2 501 (42.93%) Developer
3 165 (14.14%) Java Developer
4 154 (13.20%) C# Developer
5 147 (12.60%) Software Developer
6 122 (10.45%) .NET Developer
7 118 (10.11%) Java Engineer
8 109 (9.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 107 (9.17%) C++ Software Engineer
10 99 (8.48%) Graduate
11 97 (8.31%) Java Software Engineer
12 96 (8.23%) Programmer
13 94 (8.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 86 (7.37%) Senior Software Engineer
15 84 (7.20%) Embedded Engineer
16 79 (6.77%) Senior Developer
17 78 (6.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 76 (6.51%) Java Software Developer
19 61 (5.23%) C Software Engineer
20 59 (5.06%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (27.85%) HTML
2 310 (26.56%) .NET
3 221 (18.94%) CSS
4 188 (16.11%) ASP.NET
5 177 (15.17%) Web Services
6 176 (15.08%) jQuery
7 169 (14.48%) HTML5
8 136 (11.65%) AngularJS
9 126 (10.80%) .NET Framework
10 112 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 102 (8.74%) CSS3
12 98 (8.40%) XML
13 96 (8.23%) Entity Framework
14 94 (8.05%) REST
15 81 (6.94%) J2EE
16 78 (6.68%) Ajax
17 75 (6.43%) Spring
18 74 (6.34%) RESTful
18 74 (6.34%) WCF
19 52 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 364 (31.19%) Computer Science
2 191 (16.37%) Mathematics
3 113 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 83 (7.11%) Physics
5 59 (5.06%) User Experience
6 57 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (2.40%) Device Driver
8 28 (2.40%) Digital Media
8 28 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
10 26 (2.23%) Augmented Reality
11 24 (2.06%) Data Structures
12 21 (1.80%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.37%) Biology
13 16 (1.37%) RIA
14 15 (1.29%) CUDA
14 15 (1.29%) Internet of Things
14 15 (1.29%) Life Science
14 15 (1.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 264 (22.62%) Linux
2 127 (10.88%) Windows
3 45 (3.86%) Unix
4 39 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 33 (2.83%) Android
6 29 (2.49%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (0.86%) VxWorks
7 10 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.60%) CentOS
9 5 (0.43%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.34%) AIX
10 4 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.34%) Solaris
10 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (19.28%) MVC
3 209 (17.91%) Scrum
4 176 (15.08%) OO
5 135 (11.57%) TDD
6 132 (11.31%) SDLC
7 131 (11.23%) Web Development
8 120 (10.28%) OOP
9 95 (8.14%) Multithreading
10 93 (7.97%) Unit Testing
11 89 (7.63%) Mentoring
12 64 (5.48%) Open Source
13 62 (5.31%) BDD
14 56 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (4.54%) Analytics
16 52 (4.46%) Computer Vision
17 48 (4.11%) Test Automation
18 47 (4.03%) E-Commerce
19 44 (3.77%) Automated Testing
19 44 (3.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 414 (35.48%) C++
1 414 (35.48%) Java
2 397 (34.02%) C#
3 364 (31.19%) JavaScript
4 279 (23.91%) C
5 251 (21.51%) SQL
6 203 (17.40%) Python
7 78 (6.68%) PHP
8 52 (4.46%) Perl
9 51 (4.37%) Embedded C
10 39 (3.34%) T-SQL
11 37 (3.17%) Objective-C
11 37 (3.17%) Ruby
12 33 (2.83%) VB.NET
13 28 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 28 (2.40%) MATLAB
14 26 (2.23%) PL/SQL
15 24 (2.06%) Embedded C++
16 16 (1.37%) ES6
16 16 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 454 (38.90%) Degree
2 68 (5.83%) PhD
3 36 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.17%) HND
5 2 (0.17%) ISEB
5 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.17%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.086%) CCNA
6 1 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.086%) CISSP
6 1 (0.086%) GIAC
6 1 (0.086%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.086%) MCP
6 1 (0.086%) MCSE
6 1 (0.086%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.086%) SANS
6 1 (0.086%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.14%) QA
2 18 (1.54%) SDET
3 9 (0.77%) MISRA
4 8 (0.69%) WCAG
5 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.43%) ISO13485
7 4 (0.34%) WAI
8 3 (0.26%) SEPA
9 2 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.086%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.086%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.086%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.086%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (2.57%) Firmware
2 18 (1.54%) Docker
3 11 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.51%) Kamailio
4 6 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
5 5 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.43%) Xen
6 4 (0.34%) NFS
6 4 (0.34%) Samba
6 4 (0.34%) XenServer
7 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.17%) KVM
7 2 (0.17%) QEMU
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.086%) XenApp
8 1 (0.086%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.46%) Puppet
3 16 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.29%) Ansible
5 5 (0.43%) Kibana
5 5 (0.43%) logstash
6 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.26%) Salt
8 2 (0.17%) Grafana
8 2 (0.17%) Graphite
8 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 134 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 86 (7.37%) Oracle
3 26 (2.23%) Red Hat
4 13 (1.11%) VMware
5 12 (1.03%) IBM
6 9 (0.77%) Intel
6 9 (0.77%) Perforce
7 8 (0.69%) Adobe
7 8 (0.69%) Apple
7 8 (0.69%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.60%) SAP
9 6 (0.51%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.43%) Tableau
10 5 (0.43%) Telerik
11 4 (0.34%) Cisco
11 4 (0.34%) Samsung
11 4 (0.34%) Sun
11 4 (0.34%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.26%) QNX
12 3 (0.26%) Rally
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Share Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago