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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / East of England
Rank 19 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 609 669 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.95% 9.07% 9.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 10.39% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 481 526 625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
5329 6436 6436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.10% 87.21% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4351 5089 5150
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 +5 338 £47,500 +5.55% 81
Hertfordshire +9 165 £42,500 -7.10% 11
Norfolk +12 43 £42,500 -16.25% 13
Essex +1 33 £52,500 -8.69% 6
Bedfordshire -20 17 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Suffolk -15 13 £27,500 -38.20% 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 485 (39.21%) Degree
2 454 (36.70%) C++
3 419 (33.87%) Computer Science
4 417 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
5 401 (32.42%) Java
6 395 (31.93%) C#
7 296 (23.93%) JavaScript
8 288 (23.28%) Python
9 270 (21.83%) .NET
10 256 (20.70%) Linux
11 253 (20.45%) C
12 248 (20.05%) HTML
13 238 (19.24%) Mathematics
14 232 (18.76%) SQL
15 193 (15.60%) ASP.NET
16 191 (15.44%) OO
17 182 (14.71%) MVC
18 179 (14.47%) Scrum
19 173 (13.99%) CSS
20 166 (13.42%) AngularJS
21 164 (13.26%) Windows
22 148 (11.96%) Finance
23 147 (11.88%) Physics
24 140 (11.32%) Multithreading
25 132 (10.67%) Web Development
26 129 (10.43%) SQL Server
27 128 (10.35%) Microsoft
28 118 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
29 115 (9.30%) TDD
29 115 (9.30%) PhD

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 67 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (3.40%) CMS
3 38 (3.07%) WebSphere
4 36 (2.91%) Umbraco
5 35 (2.83%) JBoss
6 25 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.21%) Apache
9 15 (1.21%) MS Exchange
10 14 (1.13%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (0.81%) IIS
12 6 (0.49%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.49%) nginx
13 5 (0.40%) WordPress
14 4 (0.32%) DNN
15 3 (0.24%) Drupal
15 3 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.16%) NServiceBus
16 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 59 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.21%) MS Office
3 6 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.24%) Simulink
6 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.081%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.081%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.081%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 65 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.18%) SaaS
4 22 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.46%) Office 365
6 13 (1.05%) PaaS
7 12 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.97%) IaaS
8 4 (0.32%) GitHub
9 3 (0.24%) Slack
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.081%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 73 (5.90%) Wireless
2 54 (4.37%) Bluetooth
3 40 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
4 31 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.78%) HTTP
6 16 (1.29%) SSL
7 15 (1.21%) 802.11
8 13 (1.05%) LDAP
9 12 (0.97%) DNS
9 12 (0.97%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.73%) Firewall
10 9 (0.73%) SAN
11 8 (0.65%) DHCP
12 7 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.57%) Internet
12 7 (0.57%) SNMP
13 5 (0.40%) NFC
13 5 (0.40%) VLAN
14 4 (0.32%) RTP
14 4 (0.32%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 57 (4.61%) MySQL
4 44 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 43 (3.48%) Big Data
6 34 (2.75%) Redis
7 31 (2.51%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.18%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (1.13%) HBase
10 14 (1.13%) Spotfire
10 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.97%) DB2
13 11 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.81%) Lumira
14 10 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (0.81%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 79 (6.39%) Visual Studio
3 59 (4.77%) Jenkins
4 55 (4.45%) Maven
5 46 (3.72%) Subversion
6 45 (3.64%) NUnit
7 44 (3.56%) JUnit
8 39 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (3.07%) LabVIEW
10 32 (2.59%) gulp
10 32 (2.59%) JIRA
11 29 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 29 (2.34%) Selenium
11 29 (2.34%) TeamCity
12 24 (1.94%) WebDriver
13 23 (1.86%) JBehave
14 20 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
15 19 (1.54%) Grunt
16 15 (1.21%) Ant
17 14 (1.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 148 (11.96%) Finance
2 109 (8.81%) Electronics
3 99 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 53 (4.28%) Games
5 45 (3.64%) Automotive
6 39 (3.15%) Aerospace
7 36 (2.91%) Banking
8 24 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (1.78%) Retail
10 17 (1.37%) Publishing
11 15 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.81%) Marketing
13 9 (0.73%) Legal
14 8 (0.65%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.57%) French Language
15 7 (0.57%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.32%) Billing
16 4 (0.32%) German Language
16 4 (0.32%) Japanese Language
17 3 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 597 (48.26%) Software Engineer
2 528 (42.68%) Developer
3 173 (13.99%) C++ Software Engineer
4 161 (13.02%) Java Engineer
5 157 (12.69%) Software Developer
6 148 (11.96%) Java Developer
7 146 (11.80%) C# Developer
8 132 (10.67%) .NET Developer
9 128 (10.35%) Embedded Engineer
9 128 (10.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 123 (9.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 122 (9.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 106 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 106 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
13 97 (7.84%) Graduate
14 92 (7.44%) Senior Developer
15 86 (6.95%) C# Software Engineer
16 74 (5.98%) C++ Developer
17 73 (5.90%) C Software Engineer
18 70 (5.66%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (21.83%) .NET
2 248 (20.05%) HTML
3 193 (15.60%) ASP.NET
4 173 (13.99%) CSS
5 166 (13.42%) AngularJS
6 118 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 104 (8.41%) HTML5
8 101 (8.16%) jQuery
9 95 (7.68%) Node.js
10 77 (6.22%) Web Services
11 73 (5.90%) RESTful
12 72 (5.82%) Spring
13 65 (5.25%) .NET Framework
14 64 (5.17%) Ajax
15 63 (5.09%) CSS3
16 61 (4.93%) JSON
17 56 (4.53%) XML
18 50 (4.04%) REST
19 47 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
20 46 (3.72%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 419 (33.87%) Computer Science
2 100 (8.08%) Algorithms
3 73 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.64%) User Experience
5 31 (2.51%) Device Driver
6 26 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.10%) Mobile App
7 24 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 24 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 23 (1.86%) Life Science
9 22 (1.78%) Embedded Systems
10 21 (1.70%) Virtual Team
11 20 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.46%) Augmented Reality
12 18 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (1.29%) Spread Betting
14 14 (1.13%) Fintech
15 12 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.97%) CMDB
15 12 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 256 (20.70%) Linux
2 164 (13.26%) Windows
3 60 (4.85%) Android
4 56 (4.53%) Unix
5 31 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
7 16 (1.29%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.05%) VxWorks
8 13 (1.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 12 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.57%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.49%) CentOS
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
15 3 (0.24%) ThreadX
16 2 (0.16%) AIX
16 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (19.24%) Mathematics
3 191 (15.44%) OO
4 182 (14.71%) MVC
5 179 (14.47%) Scrum
6 147 (11.88%) Physics
7 140 (11.32%) Multithreading
8 132 (10.67%) Web Development
9 115 (9.30%) TDD
10 114 (9.22%) OOP
11 91 (7.36%) SDLC
12 79 (6.39%) BDD
13 75 (6.06%) Open Source
14 73 (5.90%) OOD
15 71 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
16 63 (5.09%) Unit Testing
17 60 (4.85%) E-Commerce
18 57 (4.61%) DevOps
19 50 (4.04%) Mentoring
20 49 (3.96%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 454 (36.70%) C++
2 401 (32.42%) Java
3 395 (31.93%) C#
4 296 (23.93%) JavaScript
5 288 (23.28%) Python
6 253 (20.45%) C
7 232 (18.76%) SQL
8 63 (5.09%) Perl
9 52 (4.20%) Embedded C
10 51 (4.12%) MATLAB
11 44 (3.56%) TypeScript
12 38 (3.07%) PHP
13 37 (2.99%) Ruby
14 24 (1.94%) ES6
15 22 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.62%) Scala
16 20 (1.62%) VB
17 19 (1.54%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.54%) T-SQL
18 18 (1.46%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 485 (39.21%) Degree
2 115 (9.30%) PhD
3 51 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.13%) ISEB
6 12 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.97%) PMP
7 10 (0.81%) BC Cleared
7 10 (0.81%) MCP
8 6 (0.49%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.80%) QA
2 10 (0.81%) SLA
3 5 (0.40%) ISO13485
4 4 (0.32%) MISRA
5 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.24%) SDET
5 3 (0.24%) WAI
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) PMO
7 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.081%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.081%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (2.02%) Firmware
1 25 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.46%) Docker
2 18 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.49%) NFS
5 4 (0.32%) QEMU
5 4 (0.32%) Samba
5 4 (0.32%) vSphere
5 4 (0.32%) Xen
6 3 (0.24%) KVM
6 3 (0.24%) XenServer
7 2 (0.16%) GFS2
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.081%) LXC
Systems Management
1 37 (2.99%) Grafana
1 37 (2.99%) Graphite
2 15 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.97%) SCVMM
4 9 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.40%) Puppet
6 5 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.32%) Ansible
7 4 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.32%) Kibana
7 4 (0.32%) logstash
7 4 (0.32%) Nagios
7 4 (0.32%) OpenView
7 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (0.24%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 128 (10.35%) Microsoft
2 88 (7.11%) Oracle
3 33 (2.67%) HP
4 30 (2.43%) IBM
5 25 (2.02%) VMware
6 21 (1.70%) Dell
6 21 (1.70%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.29%) BMC
8 14 (1.13%) CheckPoint
8 14 (1.13%) Cisco
8 14 (1.13%) Citrix
9 13 (1.05%) Google
9 13 (1.05%) Intel
9 13 (1.05%) SAP
10 12 (0.97%) EMC
10 12 (0.97%) Juniper
10 12 (0.97%) NetApp
11 10 (0.81%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.81%) QNX
12 7 (0.57%) Tableau
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + be - bonus, expenses + more
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Bonus, BUPA, and much more!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago