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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 557 605 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.58% 7.81% 8.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.99% 9.27% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 501 533 616
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
5576 6523 6899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.85% 84.22% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4710 5391 5683
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +2 263 £50,000 +17.64% 61
Hertfordshire +27 142 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Bedfordshire +5 48 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Suffolk +18 41 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Essex -20 40 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Norfolk +21 23 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 484 (40.71%) Degree
2 457 (38.44%) Java
3 432 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
4 416 (34.99%) C++
5 412 (34.65%) C#
6 387 (32.55%) Computer Science
7 367 (30.87%) JavaScript
8 348 (29.27%) HTML
9 334 (28.09%) SQL
10 328 (27.59%) .NET
11 297 (24.98%) C
12 271 (22.79%) CSS
13 241 (20.27%) Linux
14 231 (19.43%) MVC
15 194 (16.32%) OO
16 191 (16.06%) Scrum
17 188 (15.81%) Mathematics
18 176 (14.80%) ASP.NET
19 175 (14.72%) Windows
20 165 (13.88%) jQuery
21 161 (13.54%) Python
22 158 (13.29%) SQL Server
22 158 (13.29%) HTML5
23 149 (12.53%) SDLC
24 143 (12.03%) Web Services
25 130 (10.93%) TDD
26 122 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
27 121 (10.18%) XML
28 118 (9.92%) OOP
29 108 (9.08%) 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 33 (2.78%) CMS
2 28 (2.35%) WebSphere
3 26 (2.19%) WebLogic
4 25 (2.10%) JBoss
5 23 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.51%) IIS
7 15 (1.26%) Apache
8 14 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.09%) NServiceBus
10 11 (0.93%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.50%) Confluence
12 5 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.084%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.084%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.084%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.084%) Documentum
14 1 (0.084%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.76%) MS Office
2 9 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.084%) 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 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 73 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.11%) SaaS
4 28 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.84%) PaaS
8 8 (0.67%) GitHub
9 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.25%) Datadog
12 1 (0.084%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.084%) Heroku
12 1 (0.084%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.62%) TCP/IP
2 41 (3.45%) Internet
3 40 (3.36%) HTTP
4 22 (1.85%) Ethernet
5 16 (1.35%) DNS
5 16 (1.35%) SSL
6 13 (1.09%) Wireshark
7 12 (1.01%) VPN
8 10 (0.84%) Wireless
9 8 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.67%) SNMP
10 7 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.50%) LDAP
12 5 (0.42%) RFID
12 5 (0.42%) RS-232
12 5 (0.42%) RS-485
12 5 (0.42%) VoIP
13 4 (0.34%) LAN
13 4 (0.34%) OSPF
13 4 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 96 (8.07%) NoSQL
3 86 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 62 (5.21%) MySQL
5 37 (3.11%) Oracle Database
6 36 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 35 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (2.69%) Big Data
10 18 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.18%) HBase
12 13 (1.09%) RavenDB
12 13 (1.09%) Redis
13 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (0.59%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.50%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 98 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 96 (8.07%) Visual Studio
3 69 (5.80%) Subversion
4 66 (5.55%) JIRA
5 49 (4.12%) Maven
6 44 (3.70%) Selenium
7 39 (3.28%) LabVIEW
8 37 (3.11%) Jenkins
9 36 (3.03%) NUnit
10 35 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (2.69%) JUnit
12 28 (2.35%) TeamCity
13 25 (2.10%) Eclipse
14 14 (1.18%) Cucumber
15 13 (1.09%) Fiddler
15 13 (1.09%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.01%) Hudson
17 11 (0.93%) JBehave
18 10 (0.84%) gulp
19 9 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (7.40%) Finance
2 84 (7.06%) Electronics
3 62 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 59 (4.96%) Games
5 37 (3.11%) Automotive
6 33 (2.78%) Aerospace
7 28 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 25 (2.10%) Retail
9 23 (1.93%) Banking
10 20 (1.68%) Marketing
11 15 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.67%) Avionics
12 8 (0.67%) Military
13 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.084%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 564 (47.43%) Software Engineer
2 480 (40.37%) Developer
3 162 (13.62%) Java Developer
4 141 (11.86%) C# Developer
5 135 (11.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 133 (11.19%) C++ Software Engineer
7 127 (10.68%) .NET Developer
8 116 (9.76%) Software Developer
9 111 (9.34%) Senior Developer
10 109 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 106 (8.92%) Java Engineer
12 96 (8.07%) Programmer
13 89 (7.49%) Graduate
14 87 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
15 85 (7.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 73 (6.14%) Embedded Engineer
17 71 (5.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 67 (5.63%) C# Software Engineer
19 63 (5.30%) Java Software Developer
20 60 (5.05%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (29.27%) HTML
2 328 (27.59%) .NET
3 271 (22.79%) CSS
4 176 (14.80%) ASP.NET
5 165 (13.88%) jQuery
6 158 (13.29%) HTML5
7 143 (12.03%) Web Services
8 122 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 121 (10.18%) XML
10 103 (8.66%) .NET Framework
11 101 (8.49%) CSS3
12 99 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 95 (7.99%) WCF
14 91 (7.65%) J2EE
15 88 (7.40%) Ajax
15 88 (7.40%) REST
16 82 (6.90%) RESTful
17 75 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
18 73 (6.14%) Entity Framework
19 66 (5.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 387 (32.55%) Computer Science
2 188 (15.81%) Mathematics
3 95 (7.99%) Algorithms
4 77 (6.48%) Physics
5 74 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (3.36%) User Experience
7 34 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.27%) Vector Graphics
9 25 (2.10%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.93%) Cryptography
11 22 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.60%) Digital Media
12 19 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
13 16 (1.35%) Device Driver
14 15 (1.26%) Internet of Things
15 14 (1.18%) Biology
15 14 (1.18%) Life Science
16 13 (1.09%) Client/Server
16 13 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 241 (20.27%) Linux
2 175 (14.72%) Windows
3 48 (4.04%) Android
3 48 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 45 (3.78%) Unix
5 15 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
6 12 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.76%) VxWorks
9 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.42%) Windows CE
12 4 (0.34%) AIX
12 4 (0.34%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.34%) Solaris
13 3 (0.25%) HPUX
13 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.084%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (19.43%) MVC
3 194 (16.32%) OO
4 191 (16.06%) Scrum
5 149 (12.53%) SDLC
6 130 (10.93%) TDD
7 118 (9.92%) OOP
8 107 (9.00%) Multithreading
9 104 (8.75%) Unit Testing
10 95 (7.99%) Web Development
11 90 (7.57%) Mentoring
12 77 (6.48%) Open Source
13 71 (5.97%) E-Commerce
14 65 (5.47%) Automated Testing
15 62 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
16 49 (4.12%) BDD
17 46 (3.87%) DevOps
17 46 (3.87%) Software Testing
18 43 (3.62%) Coaching
18 43 (3.62%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 457 (38.44%) Java
2 416 (34.99%) C++
3 412 (34.65%) C#
4 367 (30.87%) JavaScript
5 334 (28.09%) SQL
6 297 (24.98%) C
7 161 (13.54%) Python
8 66 (5.55%) Embedded C
9 60 (5.05%) T-SQL
10 59 (4.96%) PHP
11 50 (4.21%) VB.NET
12 44 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 43 (3.62%) Perl
14 42 (3.53%) Embedded C++
15 38 (3.20%) Objective-C
16 28 (2.35%) MATLAB
17 24 (2.02%) PowerShell
17 24 (2.02%) Scala
18 20 (1.68%) Shell Script
19 19 (1.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 484 (40.71%) Degree
2 55 (4.63%) PhD
3 33 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.76%) MCSE
5 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.50%) HND
7 5 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.17%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.084%) CCNA
10 1 (0.084%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.084%) CISSP
10 1 (0.084%) GIAC
10 1 (0.084%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.084%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.084%) SANS
10 1 (0.084%) SSCP
10 1 (0.084%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (7.65%) QA
2 11 (0.93%) SDET
3 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.42%) WAI
5 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.34%) WCAG
6 3 (0.25%) ISO13485
6 3 (0.25%) MISRA
7 2 (0.17%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.17%) SEPA
8 1 (0.084%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.084%) JTAG
8 1 (0.084%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.084%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (2.94%) Docker
2 23 (1.93%) Firmware
3 10 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.34%) pfSense
5 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.084%) Xen
6 1 (0.084%) XenApp
6 1 (0.084%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.084%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (2.02%) Puppet
2 17 (1.43%) Ansible
2 17 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.59%) Nagios
4 4 (0.34%) Cacti
4 4 (0.34%) RANCID
4 4 (0.34%) SmokePing
5 3 (0.25%) HP Fortify
5 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.084%) Salt
6 1 (0.084%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 108 (9.08%) Oracle
2 90 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (0.59%) IBM
4 6 (0.50%) EMC
4 6 (0.50%) Perforce
4 6 (0.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (0.50%) WorldPay
5 5 (0.42%) Intel
5 5 (0.42%) QNX
5 5 (0.42%) SAP
5 5 (0.42%) Sun
6 4 (0.34%) Adobe
6 4 (0.34%) Cisco
6 4 (0.34%) F5
6 4 (0.34%) Google
6 4 (0.34%) Juniper
6 4 (0.34%) SolarWinds
6 4 (0.34%) Splunk
7 3 (0.25%) Twitter
7 3 (0.25%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: to £35k
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum up to £50K (neg)
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