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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 593 593 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.42% 8.07% 8.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.00% 9.48% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 499 522 558
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
5390 6257 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.62% 85.20% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4588 5268 5249
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 306 £50,000 +11.11% 66
Hertfordshire +4 138 £44,250 +10.62% 10
Essex -19 41 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Bedfordshire 0 39 £36,750 -13.52% 8
Suffolk +5 36 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Norfolk +11 34 £42,250 -14.64% 1
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 439 (38.75%) Degree
2 418 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
3 417 (36.80%) C++
4 416 (36.72%) Java
5 391 (34.51%) C#
6 353 (31.16%) JavaScript
7 344 (30.36%) Computer Science
8 324 (28.60%) HTML
9 311 (27.45%) .NET
10 294 (25.95%) C
11 269 (23.74%) SQL
12 250 (22.07%) Linux
13 235 (20.74%) CSS
14 225 (19.86%) MVC
15 194 (17.12%) Mathematics
16 193 (17.03%) Scrum
17 180 (15.89%) OO
18 178 (15.71%) Python
19 176 (15.53%) ASP.NET
20 174 (15.36%) Web Services
21 167 (14.74%) HTML5
22 166 (14.65%) jQuery
23 145 (12.80%) SDLC
24 139 (12.27%) SQL Server
25 125 (11.03%) Microsoft
25 125 (11.03%) TDD
26 124 (10.94%) Windows
27 122 (10.77%) .NET Framework
28 119 (10.50%) OOP
29 113 (9.97%) Web Development

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 28 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 23 (2.03%) JBoss
2 23 (2.03%) WebLogic
3 18 (1.59%) CMS
4 16 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.06%) Apache
7 11 (0.97%) IIS
8 6 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (0.44%) Confluence
9 5 (0.44%) WordPress
10 4 (0.35%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.18%) SAS
11 2 (0.18%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.088%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.088%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.088%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.088%) Documentum
12 1 (0.088%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.62%) MS Office
4 6 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.088%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.088%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Infor M3
1 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.80%) SaaS
3 29 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.50%) PaaS
6 12 (1.06%) GitHub
7 8 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.44%) BPaaS
10 3 (0.26%) IaaS
11 1 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.088%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.15%) TCP/IP
2 40 (3.53%) Internet
3 36 (3.18%) HTTP
4 24 (2.12%) Wireless
5 22 (1.94%) Ethernet
6 17 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (1.24%) LDAP
7 14 (1.24%) SSL
8 7 (0.62%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.62%) DNS
8 7 (0.62%) SNMP
8 7 (0.62%) ZigBee
9 6 (0.53%) RTP
9 6 (0.53%) RTSP
9 6 (0.53%) STUN
10 5 (0.44%) VoIP
11 4 (0.35%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.26%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.26%) MQTT
12 3 (0.26%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 105 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 68 (6.00%) MySQL
4 49 (4.32%) Big Data
5 45 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 33 (2.91%) Oracle Database
7 30 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (0.79%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.53%) HBase
13 6 (0.53%) Redis
14 5 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.35%) MS Access
15 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.35%) QlikView
15 4 (0.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 106 (9.36%) Visual Studio
2 96 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 67 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (5.47%) Subversion
5 51 (4.50%) Selenium
6 48 (4.24%) JIRA
7 38 (3.35%) LabVIEW
8 36 (3.18%) NUnit
9 31 (2.74%) JUnit
10 29 (2.56%) gulp
11 28 (2.47%) Maven
12 25 (2.21%) Jenkins
13 22 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (1.68%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.68%) WebDriver
15 18 (1.59%) Eclipse
15 18 (1.59%) JBehave
16 16 (1.41%) TeamCity
17 13 (1.15%) Bitbucket
18 12 (1.06%) Ranorex
General
1 97 (8.56%) Finance
2 83 (7.33%) Electronics
3 81 (7.15%) Telecoms
4 43 (3.80%) Automotive
5 38 (3.35%) Aerospace
6 34 (3.00%) Games
7 23 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.77%) Retail
9 10 (0.88%) Banking
9 10 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.71%) Military
11 7 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.44%) Avionics
12 5 (0.44%) Marketing
13 2 (0.18%) Billing
13 2 (0.18%) Local Government
14 1 (0.088%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.088%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 542 (47.84%) Software Engineer
2 477 (42.10%) Developer
3 156 (13.77%) Java Developer
4 150 (13.24%) C# Developer
5 145 (12.80%) Software Developer
6 116 (10.24%) .NET Developer
6 116 (10.24%) C++ Software Engineer
7 106 (9.36%) Java Engineer
8 103 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 100 (8.83%) Programmer
9 100 (8.83%) Senior Software Engineer
10 90 (7.94%) Graduate
11 86 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 85 (7.50%) Senior Developer
13 84 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 79 (6.97%) Embedded Engineer
15 76 (6.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 69 (6.09%) Java Software Developer
17 63 (5.56%) Java Programmer
18 62 (5.47%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (28.60%) HTML
2 311 (27.45%) .NET
3 235 (20.74%) CSS
4 176 (15.53%) ASP.NET
5 174 (15.36%) Web Services
6 167 (14.74%) HTML5
7 166 (14.65%) jQuery
8 122 (10.77%) .NET Framework
9 112 (9.89%) AngularJS
10 109 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 108 (9.53%) XML
12 104 (9.18%) CSS3
13 98 (8.65%) REST
14 93 (8.21%) Entity Framework
15 86 (7.59%) WCF
16 84 (7.41%) Ajax
17 83 (7.33%) J2EE
18 66 (5.83%) RESTful
19 64 (5.65%) Spring
20 62 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 344 (30.36%) Computer Science
2 194 (17.12%) Mathematics
3 103 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 76 (6.71%) Physics
5 66 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (4.68%) User Experience
7 29 (2.56%) Digital Media
8 28 (2.47%) Data Structures
9 24 (2.12%) Augmented Reality
10 22 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.77%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.68%) Device Driver
13 17 (1.50%) Vector Graphics
14 15 (1.32%) Biology
14 15 (1.32%) Internet of Things
14 15 (1.32%) RIA
15 14 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 12 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 250 (22.07%) Linux
2 124 (10.94%) Windows
3 44 (3.88%) Unix
4 36 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.56%) Android
6 19 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.53%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.35%) AIX
8 4 (0.35%) Solaris
8 4 (0.35%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.26%) HPUX
9 3 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.088%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (19.86%) MVC
3 193 (17.03%) Scrum
4 180 (15.89%) OO
5 145 (12.80%) SDLC
6 125 (11.03%) TDD
7 119 (10.50%) OOP
8 113 (9.97%) Web Development
9 98 (8.65%) Unit Testing
10 96 (8.47%) Multithreading
11 81 (7.15%) Mentoring
12 64 (5.65%) Open Source
13 54 (4.77%) E-Commerce
14 53 (4.68%) Automated Testing
15 51 (4.50%) Computer Vision
15 51 (4.50%) Test Automation
16 48 (4.24%) Analytics
17 43 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (3.53%) BDD
19 38 (3.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 417 (36.80%) C++
2 416 (36.72%) Java
3 391 (34.51%) C#
4 353 (31.16%) JavaScript
5 294 (25.95%) C
6 269 (23.74%) SQL
7 178 (15.71%) Python
8 71 (6.27%) PHP
9 51 (4.50%) Embedded C
10 48 (4.24%) Perl
11 47 (4.15%) T-SQL
12 44 (3.88%) VB.NET
13 34 (3.00%) Objective-C
14 30 (2.65%) Embedded C++
15 29 (2.56%) PL/SQL
16 28 (2.47%) MATLAB
17 22 (1.94%) Bash Shell
18 21 (1.85%) Ruby
19 18 (1.59%) VB
20 16 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 439 (38.75%) Degree
2 66 (5.83%) PhD
3 42 (3.71%) Security Cleared
4 36 (3.18%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.44%) HND
6 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.26%) MCSE
8 2 (0.18%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.088%) CCNA
9 1 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.088%) CISSP
9 1 (0.088%) GIAC
9 1 (0.088%) ISEB
9 1 (0.088%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.088%) MCP
9 1 (0.088%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.088%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (8.47%) QA
2 17 (1.50%) SDET
3 8 (0.71%) WCAG
4 6 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.53%) MISRA
5 5 (0.44%) ISO13485
5 5 (0.44%) WAI
6 3 (0.26%) SEPA
7 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.18%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.088%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.088%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (2.21%) Firmware
2 20 (1.77%) Docker
3 6 (0.53%) Kamailio
3 6 (0.53%) OpenSIPS
4 3 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.088%) Xen
6 1 (0.088%) XenApp
6 1 (0.088%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.088%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.24%) Puppet
3 13 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.06%) Ansible
5 6 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.26%) Salt
7 1 (0.088%) Kibana
7 1 (0.088%) logstash
7 1 (0.088%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 125 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.12%) Oracle
3 13 (1.15%) IBM
4 12 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 9 (0.79%) Perforce
6 8 (0.71%) Adobe
6 8 (0.71%) Apple
7 6 (0.53%) Intel
7 6 (0.53%) SAP
8 5 (0.44%) Telerik
8 5 (0.44%) VMware
8 5 (0.44%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.35%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.35%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.35%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.26%) Talend
10 3 (0.26%) Wall Street Systems
11 2 (0.18%) Dell
11 2 (0.18%) Samsung
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, + Large Pension, Relocation, PMI...
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago