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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 696 706 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.92% 9.56% 9.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.33% 12.45% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 560 612 705
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6141 5670 6692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.66% 76.77% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4775 5664
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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 +3 399 £42,500 - 91
Hertfordshire +6 135 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Bedfordshire +21 65 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Essex -30 38 £40,000 -2.43% 9
Suffolk -6 35 £35,000 - 8
Norfolk +11 24 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 654 (44.70%) C#
2 607 (41.49%) Degree
3 528 (36.09%) .NET
4 514 (35.13%) C++
5 488 (33.36%) Java
6 451 (30.83%) Computer Science
7 399 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 378 (25.84%) C
9 372 (25.43%) SQL
10 360 (24.61%) Linux
11 328 (22.42%) HTML
12 306 (20.92%) OO
13 275 (18.80%) ASP.NET
14 264 (18.05%) Python
15 263 (17.98%) SQL Server
16 255 (17.43%) CSS
16 255 (17.43%) Windows
17 242 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
18 228 (15.58%) Microsoft
19 187 (12.78%) UNIX
20 186 (12.71%) Web Services
20 186 (12.71%) TDD
21 180 (12.30%) Multithreading
22 175 (11.96%) Scrum
23 167 (11.41%) Oracle
23 167 (11.41%) jQuery
24 165 (11.28%) MVC
25 164 (11.21%) Mathematics
26 154 (10.53%) XML
27 149 (10.18%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (3.96%) Tomcat
2 54 (3.69%) Apache
3 33 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.44%) OpenStack
5 17 (1.16%) GlassFish
6 16 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.82%) IIS
9 11 (0.75%) Node.js
10 9 (0.62%) CloudStack
11 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.55%) ColdFusion
12 7 (0.48%) CMS
13 6 (0.41%) WordPress
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
15 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.14%) Adobe CQ
17 1 (0.068%) MediaWiki
17 1 (0.068%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 75 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.09%) MS Office
3 13 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.48%) Mingle
5 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.27%) Maya
6 4 (0.27%) 3ds Max
6 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) Blender
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Simulink
8 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.068%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.68%) Magento
2 3 (0.21%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.71%) SaaS
2 16 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.34%) GitHub
7 4 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (0.27%) Responsys
8 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.26%) Internet
2 68 (4.65%) HTTP
3 41 (2.80%) Wireless
4 32 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 16 (1.09%) Intranet
7 13 (0.89%) GSM
8 11 (0.75%) SMS
8 11 (0.75%) SNMP
9 10 (0.68%) RTP
9 10 (0.68%) LTE
9 10 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
10 8 (0.55%) SSH
10 8 (0.55%) Firewall
10 8 (0.55%) DNS
10 8 (0.55%) VoIP
11 7 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.48%) RTSP
12 6 (0.41%) IGMP
12 6 (0.41%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 148 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 104 (7.11%) MySQL
4 70 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.35%) RDBMS
6 48 (3.28%) Big Data
7 47 (3.21%) NoSQL
8 33 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (2.19%) MongoDB
10 24 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (1.50%) DB2
12 22 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.96%) BigTable
15 13 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 137 (9.36%) Visual Studio
2 107 (7.31%) Subversion
3 103 (7.04%) Git (software)
4 63 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (3.21%) NUnit
6 45 (3.08%) Maven
7 36 (2.46%) Selenium
8 34 (2.32%) MSTest
8 34 (2.32%) JUnit
9 32 (2.19%) Eclipse
10 29 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 19 (1.30%) Bugzilla
12 16 (1.09%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
15 10 (0.68%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.62%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
16 9 (0.62%) LabVIEW
17 8 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 149 (10.18%) Finance
2 76 (5.19%) Electronics
3 54 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.80%) Automotive
5 38 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.32%) Banking
7 31 (2.12%) Games
8 26 (1.78%) Marketing
9 25 (1.71%) Multimedia
10 23 (1.57%) Retail
11 12 (0.82%) Military
12 8 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.34%) Publishing
14 5 (0.34%) Avionics
15 4 (0.27%) French Language
15 4 (0.27%) German Language
15 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.27%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 705 (48.19%) Software Engineer
2 612 (41.83%) Developer
3 180 (12.30%) Software Developer
4 145 (9.91%) Senior Developer
4 145 (9.91%) Java Developer
5 135 (9.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 96 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 83 (5.67%) Graduate
8 82 (5.60%) C# Developer
9 78 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
10 70 (4.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 59 (4.03%) C++ Software Engineer
12 57 (3.90%) Programmer
13 56 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 49 (3.35%) Junior
15 45 (3.08%) Architect
16 44 (3.01%) C# Software Engineer
17 43 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
18 42 (2.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
19 40 (2.73%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (36.09%) .NET
2 328 (22.42%) HTML
3 275 (18.80%) ASP.NET
4 255 (17.43%) CSS
5 186 (12.71%) Web Services
6 167 (11.41%) jQuery
7 154 (10.53%) XML
8 131 (8.95%) WCF
9 107 (7.31%) Ajax
10 106 (7.25%) WPF
11 105 (7.18%) HTML5
12 93 (6.36%) .NET Framework
13 84 (5.74%) J2EE
14 79 (5.40%) WinForms
15 78 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (4.10%) Spring
16 60 (4.10%) Silverlight
17 55 (3.76%) JSP
17 55 (3.76%) Middleware
18 53 (3.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 451 (30.83%) Computer Science
2 164 (11.21%) Mathematics
3 76 (5.19%) Physics
3 76 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 60 (4.10%) Firmware
5 57 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
6 53 (3.62%) Device Driver
7 46 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.87%) Open Source
9 29 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.78%) Cryptography
11 20 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (1.37%) PKI
12 19 (1.30%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.23%) Streaming Video
13 18 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 16 (1.09%) Smartphone
14 16 (1.09%) Statistics
15 15 (1.03%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 360 (24.61%) Linux
2 255 (17.43%) Windows
3 187 (12.78%) UNIX
4 96 (6.56%) Android
5 80 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.71%) AIX
7 21 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
8 18 (1.23%) HPUX
9 16 (1.09%) Solaris
10 13 (0.89%) Windows CE
11 9 (0.62%) VxWorks
12 8 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.48%) CentOS
13 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.34%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.21%) Debian
16 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (20.92%) OO
2 242 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (12.71%) TDD
4 180 (12.30%) Multithreading
5 175 (11.96%) Scrum
6 165 (11.28%) MVC
7 105 (7.18%) Project Management
8 93 (6.36%) Unit Testing
9 83 (5.67%) E-Commerce
10 81 (5.54%) Web Development
11 79 (5.40%) OOP
12 73 (4.99%) OOD
13 66 (4.51%) Configuration Management
14 63 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (3.90%) Product Management
16 55 (3.76%) SOA
16 55 (3.76%) UML
17 44 (3.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
19 36 (2.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 654 (44.70%) C#
2 514 (35.13%) C++
3 488 (33.36%) Java
4 399 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 378 (25.84%) C
6 372 (25.43%) SQL
7 264 (18.05%) Python
8 103 (7.04%) PHP
9 87 (5.95%) T-SQL
10 75 (5.13%) Embedded C
11 66 (4.51%) Perl
12 62 (4.24%) VB.NET
13 44 (3.01%) Objective-C
14 39 (2.67%) VB
15 34 (2.32%) Shell Script
16 32 (2.19%) Embedded C++
17 31 (2.12%) MATLAB
18 29 (1.98%) Ruby
19 26 (1.78%) Assembly Language
20 25 (1.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 607 (41.49%) Degree
2 55 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 46 (3.14%) PhD
4 24 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.68%) MCSE
7 8 (0.55%) HND
8 7 (0.48%) MCSD
8 7 (0.48%) MCTS
9 6 (0.41%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.41%) HNC
10 5 (0.34%) ISEB
11 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) MCITP
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.21%) CCNA
12 3 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.74%) QA
2 15 (1.03%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.41%) JTAG
4 6 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.34%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.96%) KVM
2 7 (0.48%) OpenSIPS
3 6 (0.41%) QEMU
4 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) HDFS
5 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.068%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (0.48%) Nagios
1 7 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.14%) Puppet
2 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.068%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.068%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 228 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 167 (11.41%) Oracle
3 39 (2.67%) JBoss
4 22 (1.50%) Sun
4 22 (1.50%) Google
5 13 (0.89%) SAP
5 13 (0.89%) Zend
6 11 (0.75%) Sybase
6 11 (0.75%) Apple
6 11 (0.75%) QNX
7 10 (0.68%) HP
8 8 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.48%) Sunopsis
10 6 (0.41%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.34%) Coverity
11 5 (0.34%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.34%) Epiphany
11 5 (0.34%) MathWorks
11 5 (0.34%) Perforce
11 5 (0.34%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days, pension, life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + neg and full bens
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60,000 + excellent ben
Posted: 2 days ago