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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 784 692 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.09% 9.79% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.59% 12.39% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 622 601 684
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
6228 5584 6838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.12% 78.97% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4926 4599 5841
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 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +6 468 £45,000 +12.50% 93
Hertfordshire -1 154 £42,500 +13.33% 24
Suffolk +8 52 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Bedfordshire -29 46 £45,750 +7.64% 7
Norfolk +19 35 £31,500 -6.66% 5
Essex -29 35 £39,000 -2.50% 10
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 649 (44.24%) Degree
2 621 (42.33%) C#
3 518 (35.31%) C++
3 518 (35.31%) Computer Science
4 511 (34.83%) Java
5 497 (33.88%) .NET
6 440 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
7 418 (28.49%) C
8 372 (25.36%) JavaScript
9 368 (25.09%) Linux
10 367 (25.02%) SQL
11 335 (22.84%) HTML
12 300 (20.45%) Python
13 261 (17.79%) OO
14 259 (17.66%) CSS
15 243 (16.56%) ASP.NET
16 229 (15.61%) Windows
17 223 (15.20%) SQL Server
18 204 (13.91%) Finance
19 196 (13.36%) Microsoft
20 189 (12.88%) UNIX
21 178 (12.13%) TDD
22 172 (11.72%) MVC
23 167 (11.38%) jQuery
24 159 (10.84%) Oracle
25 158 (10.77%) Mathematics
26 153 (10.43%) Multithreading
27 152 (10.36%) Scrum
28 149 (10.16%) Algorithms
29 139 (9.48%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 54 (3.68%) Tomcat
2 53 (3.61%) Apache
3 36 (2.45%) JBoss
4 34 (2.32%) SharePoint
5 32 (2.18%) OpenStack
6 20 (1.36%) GlassFish
7 15 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.02%) CloudStack
7 15 (1.02%) Node.js
8 13 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.82%) IIS
10 9 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.55%) CMS
12 6 (0.41%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
13 5 (0.34%) Drupal
13 5 (0.34%) WildFly
14 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 95 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.02%) MS Office
4 13 (0.89%) Mingle
5 8 (0.55%) Blender
5 8 (0.55%) Maya
5 8 (0.55%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.41%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.34%) Simulink
7 5 (0.34%) TargetLink
8 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.14%) MS Project
9 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.34%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.14%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (1.09%) SaaS
3 13 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.068%) GitHub
7 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 85 (5.79%) Internet
2 51 (3.48%) Wireless
3 48 (3.27%) HTTP
4 43 (2.93%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 21 (1.43%) SMS
7 16 (1.09%) SNMP
7 16 (1.09%) Intranet
7 16 (1.09%) ZigBee
8 15 (1.02%) Asterisk PBX
9 13 (0.89%) iSCSI
9 13 (0.89%) GSM
10 12 (0.82%) LTE
10 12 (0.82%) 3G
10 12 (0.82%) 2G
10 12 (0.82%) Firewall
11 11 (0.75%) 4G
11 11 (0.75%) VoIP
12 10 (0.68%) SAN
12 10 (0.68%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 116 (7.91%) MySQL
3 104 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 67 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (3.95%) NoSQL
6 55 (3.75%) Big Data
7 42 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 40 (2.73%) RDBMS
9 29 (1.98%) Hadoop
10 27 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (1.23%) BigTable
13 17 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (0.95%) DB2
15 13 (0.89%) RavenDB
15 13 (0.89%) Neo4j
16 11 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 134 (9.13%) Visual Studio
2 98 (6.68%) Git (software)
3 73 (4.98%) Subversion
4 67 (4.57%) NUnit
5 51 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 49 (3.34%) Selenium
7 44 (3.00%) MSTest
8 40 (2.73%) TeamCity
9 38 (2.59%) Maven
10 36 (2.45%) JUnit
11 30 (2.04%) Jenkins
12 21 (1.43%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.36%) Bugzilla
14 19 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
15 13 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.89%) JIRA
15 13 (0.89%) WebDriver
16 12 (0.82%) JBehave
16 12 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
16 12 (0.82%) GCC
General
1 204 (13.91%) Finance
2 83 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.36%) Electronics
4 53 (3.61%) Banking
5 44 (3.00%) Automotive
6 42 (2.86%) Marketing
7 34 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 30 (2.04%) Games
9 27 (1.84%) Retail
10 20 (1.36%) Multimedia
11 16 (1.09%) Military
12 14 (0.95%) Advertising
13 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.55%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.48%) Avionics
16 5 (0.34%) Billing
17 3 (0.20%) Local Government
17 3 (0.20%) Japanese Language
18 2 (0.14%) French Language
18 2 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 721 (49.15%) Software Engineer
2 606 (41.31%) Developer
3 200 (13.63%) Software Developer
4 141 (9.61%) Java Developer
5 128 (8.73%) Graduate
6 127 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 124 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 94 (6.41%) .NET Developer
9 83 (5.66%) C# Developer
10 70 (4.77%) Junior
11 69 (4.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 62 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 60 (4.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 57 (3.89%) Test Engineer
15 53 (3.61%) C++ Software Engineer
16 51 (3.48%) Java Software Engineer
17 48 (3.27%) Programmer
18 47 (3.20%) Graduate Developer
19 46 (3.14%) Senior Software Developer
20 45 (3.07%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 497 (33.88%) .NET
2 335 (22.84%) HTML
3 259 (17.66%) CSS
4 243 (16.56%) ASP.NET
5 167 (11.38%) jQuery
6 136 (9.27%) XML
7 129 (8.79%) WCF
8 126 (8.59%) Web Services
9 118 (8.04%) HTML5
10 100 (6.82%) Ajax
11 97 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 88 (6.00%) J2EE
13 82 (5.59%) .NET Framework
14 77 (5.25%) WPF
15 65 (4.43%) CSS3
16 42 (2.86%) JSP
17 38 (2.59%) Spring
18 37 (2.52%) Hibernate
18 37 (2.52%) Silverlight
19 36 (2.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 518 (35.31%) Computer Science
2 158 (10.77%) Mathematics
3 149 (10.16%) Algorithms
4 139 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (5.25%) Mobile App
6 74 (5.04%) Open Source
7 66 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
8 60 (4.09%) User Experience
9 57 (3.89%) Physics
10 53 (3.61%) Management Information System
11 50 (3.41%) Device Driver
12 41 (2.79%) Cryptography
13 39 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
14 30 (2.04%) PKI
15 29 (1.98%) Visualisation
16 23 (1.57%) Artificial Intelligence
17 20 (1.36%) Statistics
18 17 (1.16%) Data Structures
19 15 (1.02%) Smartphone
19 15 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 368 (25.09%) Linux
2 229 (15.61%) Windows
3 189 (12.88%) UNIX
4 134 (9.13%) Android
5 91 (6.20%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
7 22 (1.50%) HPUX
8 19 (1.30%) Solaris
8 19 (1.30%) AIX
9 17 (1.16%) Windows Phone
10 11 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.75%) Windows CE
10 11 (0.75%) Debian
11 8 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.48%) CentOS
12 7 (0.48%) VxWorks
12 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (17.79%) OO
3 178 (12.13%) TDD
4 172 (11.72%) MVC
5 153 (10.43%) Multithreading
6 152 (10.36%) Scrum
7 88 (6.00%) Unit Testing
8 82 (5.59%) Web Development
9 73 (4.98%) OOD
10 68 (4.64%) E-Commerce
11 66 (4.50%) OOP
11 66 (4.50%) Mentoring
12 64 (4.36%) Project Management
13 52 (3.54%) UML
14 50 (3.41%) BDD
15 49 (3.34%) Software Architecture
16 47 (3.20%) Product Management
17 46 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (3.07%) Information Security
19 43 (2.93%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 621 (42.33%) C#
2 518 (35.31%) C++
3 511 (34.83%) Java
4 418 (28.49%) C
5 372 (25.36%) JavaScript
6 367 (25.02%) SQL
7 300 (20.45%) Python
8 84 (5.73%) Embedded C
9 82 (5.59%) PHP
10 71 (4.84%) Perl
11 60 (4.09%) VB.NET
12 54 (3.68%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.34%) Objective-C
14 42 (2.86%) VB
15 36 (2.45%) MATLAB
16 31 (2.11%) PowerShell
17 30 (2.04%) Shell Script
18 28 (1.91%) Ruby
19 26 (1.77%) Scala
20 24 (1.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 649 (44.24%) Degree
2 62 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.59%) PhD
4 28 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.82%) Sun Certification
6 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.48%) MCSE
7 7 (0.48%) MCTS
7 7 (0.48%) MCSD
8 6 (0.41%) HND
8 6 (0.41%) ISEB
9 5 (0.34%) HNC
9 5 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.20%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.20%) CISSP
10 3 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.14%) CCNP
11 2 (0.14%) CCNA
11 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.98%) QA
2 24 (1.64%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.55%) ISO 8583
4 7 (0.48%) IEC 61508
4 7 (0.48%) DO-178B
4 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 48 (3.27%) Firmware
2 19 (1.30%) KVM
3 11 (0.75%) XenServer
3 11 (0.75%) OpenSIPS
3 11 (0.75%) QEMU
3 11 (0.75%) Xen
4 9 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) HDFS
6 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.20%) Puppet
2 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.14%) Nagios
4 1 (0.068%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 196 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 159 (10.84%) Oracle
3 26 (1.77%) Sun
4 21 (1.43%) Google
5 15 (1.02%) Zend
6 12 (0.82%) HP
7 11 (0.75%) Intel
7 11 (0.75%) Citrix
7 11 (0.75%) Sybase
7 11 (0.75%) VMware
8 10 (0.68%) SAP
9 9 (0.61%) QNX
9 9 (0.61%) Telerik
10 7 (0.48%) Sony
11 6 (0.41%) TOWER Software
11 6 (0.41%) Perforce
11 6 (0.41%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.34%) Demandware
12 5 (0.34%) DataCash
12 5 (0.34%) Ogone
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