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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 25 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 540 590 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.29% 7.72% 8.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 9.27% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 499 520 661
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
5636 6366 6971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.55% 83.26% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4680 5207 5734
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 277 £50,000 +17.64% 62
Hertfordshire +27 144 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Bedfordshire +1 39 £47,500 - 9
Suffolk +22 32 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Essex -30 29 £60,000 +33.33% 11
Norfolk +28 19 £43,388 +33.50% 2
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 472 (39.37%) Degree
2 440 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 439 (36.61%) Java
4 419 (34.95%) C#
5 410 (34.20%) C++
6 375 (31.28%) Computer Science
7 352 (29.36%) JavaScript
8 345 (28.77%) SQL
9 342 (28.52%) HTML
10 325 (27.11%) .NET
11 292 (24.35%) C
12 261 (21.77%) CSS
13 257 (21.43%) Linux
14 224 (18.68%) MVC
15 200 (16.68%) Scrum
16 196 (16.35%) OO
17 191 (15.93%) Windows
18 182 (15.18%) Mathematics
19 172 (14.35%) jQuery
20 171 (14.26%) SQL Server
21 168 (14.01%) ASP.NET
22 166 (13.84%) Python
23 150 (12.51%) HTML5
24 144 (12.01%) SDLC
25 141 (11.76%) Web Services
26 134 (11.18%) XML
27 128 (10.68%) TDD
28 123 (10.26%) Unit Testing
29 121 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
30 107 (8.92%) Oracle

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 41 (3.42%) Node.js
2 33 (2.75%) CMS
3 28 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 26 (2.17%) JBoss
5 25 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.50%) IIS
8 17 (1.42%) NServiceBus
9 15 (1.25%) Apache
9 15 (1.25%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.92%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.50%) Confluence
12 4 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
13 2 (0.17%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.17%) nginx
14 1 (0.083%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.083%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.083%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.58%) MS Office
2 7 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.083%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.083%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (2.67%) SaaS
5 20 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.33%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.83%) GitHub
8 8 (0.67%) PaaS
9 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.25%) Datadog
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.083%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.083%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.84%) TCP/IP
2 45 (3.75%) HTTP
3 39 (3.25%) Internet
4 20 (1.67%) DNS
5 19 (1.58%) Ethernet
6 17 (1.42%) Wireshark
7 16 (1.33%) SSL
8 13 (1.08%) VPN
9 11 (0.92%) Wireless
10 9 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.67%) RFID
11 8 (0.67%) RS-232
11 8 (0.67%) RS-485
11 8 (0.67%) SNMP
12 6 (0.50%) LDAP
12 6 (0.50%) VoIP
13 5 (0.42%) LAN
13 5 (0.42%) OSPF
13 5 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 96 (8.01%) NoSQL
3 75 (6.26%) Relational Database
4 67 (5.59%) MySQL
5 38 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 36 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 36 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (2.92%) Big Data
8 33 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 23 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.42%) RavenDB
11 15 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.17%) Redis
13 11 (0.92%) HBase
13 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.67%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.58%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 105 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 91 (7.59%) Visual Studio
3 72 (6.01%) JIRA
4 66 (5.50%) Subversion
5 60 (5.00%) Maven
6 51 (4.25%) NUnit
7 49 (4.09%) Jenkins
7 49 (4.09%) Selenium
8 43 (3.59%) JUnit
9 34 (2.84%) TeamCity
10 32 (2.67%) LabVIEW
11 29 (2.42%) Eclipse
11 29 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.42%) Fiddler
13 16 (1.33%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.17%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.00%) Hudson
15 12 (1.00%) JBehave
16 9 (0.75%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 88 (7.34%) Electronics
2 84 (7.01%) Finance
3 61 (5.09%) Games
4 51 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.75%) Automotive
6 29 (2.42%) Aerospace
6 29 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.09%) Banking
8 24 (2.00%) Retail
9 23 (1.92%) Marketing
10 15 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.75%) Military
12 7 (0.58%) Avionics
13 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) Local Government
14 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.083%) French Language
15 1 (0.083%) German Language
15 1 (0.083%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 561 (46.79%) Software Engineer
2 483 (40.28%) Developer
3 156 (13.01%) C# Developer
4 149 (12.43%) Java Developer
5 140 (11.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 134 (11.18%) .NET Developer
6 134 (11.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 122 (10.18%) Senior Developer
8 116 (9.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 112 (9.34%) Software Developer
10 90 (7.51%) Java Engineer
10 90 (7.51%) Programmer
11 85 (7.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 84 (7.01%) Graduate
13 78 (6.51%) C# Software Engineer
14 77 (6.42%) Embedded Engineer
15 74 (6.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 72 (6.01%) Java Software Engineer
17 62 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
18 60 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (28.52%) HTML
2 325 (27.11%) .NET
3 261 (21.77%) CSS
4 172 (14.35%) jQuery
5 168 (14.01%) ASP.NET
6 150 (12.51%) HTML5
7 141 (11.76%) Web Services
8 134 (11.18%) XML
9 121 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (8.17%) J2EE
11 96 (8.01%) .NET Framework
12 93 (7.76%) WCF
13 92 (7.67%) RESTful
14 91 (7.59%) CSS3
15 89 (7.42%) Ajax
16 88 (7.34%) REST
17 86 (7.17%) AngularJS
18 79 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
19 71 (5.92%) Entity Framework
20 66 (5.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 375 (31.28%) Computer Science
2 182 (15.18%) Mathematics
3 90 (7.51%) Algorithms
4 72 (6.01%) Physics
5 70 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (2.75%) Data Structures
7 32 (2.67%) User Experience
8 30 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.09%) Cryptography
10 22 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.42%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.25%) Life Science
14 14 (1.17%) Biology
14 14 (1.17%) Device Driver
14 14 (1.17%) Internet of Things
15 13 (1.08%) Digital Media
16 12 (1.00%) Management Information System
16 12 (1.00%) PKI
16 12 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 257 (21.43%) Linux
2 191 (15.93%) Windows
3 62 (5.17%) Android
4 53 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 41 (3.42%) Unix
6 24 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
7 15 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 10 (0.83%) VxWorks
8 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.58%) Windows CE
11 5 (0.42%) Solaris
11 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.33%) AIX
12 4 (0.33%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.33%) HPUX
12 4 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.083%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (18.68%) MVC
3 200 (16.68%) Scrum
4 196 (16.35%) OO
5 144 (12.01%) SDLC
6 128 (10.68%) TDD
7 123 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 105 (8.76%) OOP
9 104 (8.67%) Mentoring
9 104 (8.67%) Multithreading
10 89 (7.42%) Web Development
11 86 (7.17%) Open Source
12 73 (6.09%) Automated Testing
12 73 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (5.75%) E-Commerce
14 63 (5.25%) BDD
15 50 (4.17%) Software Testing
16 45 (3.75%) DevOps
16 45 (3.75%) Kanban
17 44 (3.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 439 (36.61%) Java
2 419 (34.95%) C#
3 410 (34.20%) C++
4 352 (29.36%) JavaScript
5 345 (28.77%) SQL
6 292 (24.35%) C
7 166 (13.84%) Python
8 73 (6.09%) Embedded C
9 67 (5.59%) PHP
10 59 (4.92%) T-SQL
11 53 (4.42%) VB.NET
12 49 (4.09%) Embedded C++
13 46 (3.84%) PL/SQL
14 44 (3.67%) Perl
15 41 (3.42%) Objective-C
16 30 (2.50%) PowerShell
17 27 (2.25%) MATLAB
18 24 (2.00%) Shell Script
19 23 (1.92%) Scala
20 20 (1.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 472 (39.37%) Degree
2 47 (3.92%) PhD
3 32 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.83%) MCSE
5 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.75%) HND
7 6 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.25%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.17%) CCNA
10 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.17%) CISSP
10 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.17%) GIAC
10 2 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.17%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.17%) SANS
10 2 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (7.76%) QA
2 9 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 9 (0.75%) SDET
3 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.42%) WAI
5 2 (0.17%) MISRA
5 2 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.083%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.083%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.083%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.083%) JTAG
6 1 (0.083%) SEPA
6 1 (0.083%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (2.75%) Docker
2 29 (2.42%) Firmware
3 14 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.42%) pfSense
5 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.083%) Xen
6 1 (0.083%) XenApp
6 1 (0.083%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.083%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (2.09%) Puppet
2 18 (1.50%) Ansible
2 18 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.67%) Nagios
4 5 (0.42%) Cacti
4 5 (0.42%) RANCID
4 5 (0.42%) SmokePing
5 4 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.25%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.083%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 107 (8.92%) Oracle
2 92 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (0.75%) EMC
4 8 (0.67%) IBM
4 8 (0.67%) QNX
4 8 (0.67%) Sun
4 8 (0.67%) WorldPay
5 6 (0.50%) Google
5 6 (0.50%) Perforce
5 6 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (0.42%) Cisco
6 5 (0.42%) F5
6 5 (0.42%) Intel
6 5 (0.42%) Juniper
6 5 (0.42%) SAP
6 5 (0.42%) SolarWinds
6 5 (0.42%) Splunk
7 4 (0.33%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.33%) Facebook
7 4 (0.33%) Twitter
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunmow, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Benefits, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £21500 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago