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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 619 710 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.75% 9.91% 10.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.08% 11.54% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 531 620 662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
5588 6154 6777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 88.00% 85.87% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 5071 5464
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -6 276 £47,750 +6.11% 56
Hertfordshire +19 175 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Bedfordshire +11 62 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Essex -31 41 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Norfolk -2 34 £42,500 +0.59% 1
Suffolk -13 32 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 (38.69%) Degree
2 449 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
3 430 (35.25%) C#
4 408 (33.44%) C++
5 390 (31.97%) Java
6 376 (30.82%) Computer Science
7 344 (28.20%) .NET
8 337 (27.62%) JavaScript
9 293 (24.02%) HTML
10 265 (21.72%) Linux
11 262 (21.48%) SQL
12 243 (19.92%) Python
13 234 (19.18%) MVC
14 233 (19.10%) C
15 231 (18.93%) ASP.NET
16 213 (17.46%) Scrum
17 199 (16.31%) CSS
18 182 (14.92%) Mathematics
19 177 (14.51%) AngularJS
20 170 (13.93%) OO
21 155 (12.70%) Microsoft
22 154 (12.62%) Finance
23 150 (12.30%) Web Development
23 150 (12.30%) jQuery
24 147 (12.05%) HTML5
24 147 (12.05%) Windows
24 147 (12.05%) Web Services
25 133 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
26 132 (10.82%) SQL Server
27 126 (10.33%) Multithreading

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 49 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 33 (2.70%) CMS
4 28 (2.30%) JBoss
5 26 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 24 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 18 (1.48%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
10 14 (1.15%) IIS
11 13 (1.07%) Apache
12 10 (0.82%) WordPress
13 6 (0.49%) nginx
14 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.16%) Confluence
15 2 (0.16%) Drupal
15 2 (0.16%) SAS
15 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.16%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.16%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 56 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.16%) Simulink
3 2 (0.16%) SPSS
4 1 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.082%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.082%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.082%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.082%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.082%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.082%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.70%) SaaS
3 31 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.39%) PaaS
5 11 (0.90%) Office 365
6 10 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.66%) IaaS
8 6 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.49%) GitHub
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.082%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.84%) Wireless
2 40 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 40 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
3 33 (2.70%) Bluetooth
4 31 (2.54%) HTTP
5 22 (1.80%) Internet
6 20 (1.64%) LDAP
7 19 (1.56%) SSL
8 12 (0.98%) DNS
9 11 (0.90%) Ethernet
9 11 (0.90%) SNMP
10 10 (0.82%) RTP
11 8 (0.66%) DHCP
12 7 (0.57%) 802.11
13 6 (0.49%) RTSP
13 6 (0.49%) SAN
13 6 (0.49%) STUN
14 5 (0.41%) NFC
14 5 (0.41%) VLAN
15 4 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 92 (7.54%) Relational Database
3 76 (6.23%) MySQL
4 56 (4.59%) Big Data
5 42 (3.44%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.79%) Oracle Database
7 29 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.13%) Redis
9 15 (1.23%) Spotfire
10 14 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (1.07%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (0.66%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 118 (9.67%) Git (software)
2 87 (7.13%) Visual Studio
3 72 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (4.59%) Jenkins
5 53 (4.34%) Subversion
6 48 (3.93%) JUnit
7 44 (3.61%) NUnit
7 44 (3.61%) Selenium
8 43 (3.52%) Maven
9 42 (3.44%) gulp
10 38 (3.11%) JIRA
11 35 (2.87%) Cucumber
11 35 (2.87%) LabVIEW
12 27 (2.21%) Grunt
13 24 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
14 22 (1.80%) WebDriver
15 21 (1.72%) JBehave
16 17 (1.39%) TeamCity
17 14 (1.15%) Bitbucket
17 14 (1.15%) Ranorex
General
1 154 (12.62%) Finance
2 108 (8.85%) Telecoms
3 94 (7.70%) Electronics
4 56 (4.59%) Automotive
5 39 (3.20%) Games
6 36 (2.95%) Banking
7 35 (2.87%) Aerospace
8 18 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.31%) Retail
10 14 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.90%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.82%) Marketing
12 10 (0.82%) Publishing
13 6 (0.49%) Legal
14 4 (0.33%) French Language
14 4 (0.33%) German Language
14 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.33%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.25%) Billing
15 3 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 577 (47.30%) Software Engineer
2 556 (45.57%) Developer
3 184 (15.08%) C# Developer
4 175 (14.34%) Software Developer
5 157 (12.87%) .NET Developer
6 156 (12.79%) Java Developer
7 137 (11.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 137 (11.23%) Java Engineer
8 117 (9.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 116 (9.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 109 (8.93%) C++ Software Engineer
11 106 (8.69%) Embedded Engineer
12 97 (7.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 95 (7.79%) Graduate
14 93 (7.62%) Senior Developer
15 87 (7.13%) Senior Software Engineer
16 76 (6.23%) Java Software Developer
16 76 (6.23%) Programmer
17 73 (5.98%) ASP.NET Developer
17 73 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (28.20%) .NET
2 293 (24.02%) HTML
3 231 (18.93%) ASP.NET
4 199 (16.31%) CSS
5 177 (14.51%) AngularJS
6 150 (12.30%) jQuery
7 147 (12.05%) HTML5
7 147 (12.05%) Web Services
8 133 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 113 (9.26%) .NET Framework
10 86 (7.05%) Entity Framework
11 81 (6.64%) XML
12 79 (6.48%) CSS3
13 78 (6.39%) REST
14 73 (5.98%) Spring
15 69 (5.66%) RESTful
16 67 (5.49%) Ajax
17 62 (5.08%) Node.js
18 58 (4.75%) J2EE
19 52 (4.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 376 (30.82%) Computer Science
2 182 (14.92%) Mathematics
3 111 (9.10%) Physics
4 100 (8.20%) Algorithms
5 73 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (4.92%) User Experience
7 35 (2.87%) Visualisation
8 32 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.46%) Device Driver
10 29 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 26 (2.13%) Virtual Team
12 23 (1.89%) Statistics
13 22 (1.80%) Augmented Reality
13 22 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
13 22 (1.80%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.48%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.39%) Digital Media
16 16 (1.31%) Life Science
17 15 (1.23%) Data Centre
18 13 (1.07%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 265 (21.72%) Linux
2 147 (12.05%) Windows
3 48 (3.93%) Unix
4 39 (3.20%) Android
5 33 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
6 30 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.39%) VxWorks
8 15 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.15%) Windows CE
10 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.57%) CentOS
11 7 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.33%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.082%) ThreadX
14 1 (0.082%) webOS
14 1 (0.082%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (19.18%) MVC
3 213 (17.46%) Scrum
4 170 (13.93%) OO
5 150 (12.30%) Web Development
6 126 (10.33%) Multithreading
7 118 (9.67%) TDD
8 114 (9.34%) OOP
9 107 (8.77%) SDLC
10 78 (6.39%) Unit Testing
11 75 (6.15%) BDD
12 70 (5.74%) Open Source
13 66 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 64 (5.25%) OOD
15 62 (5.08%) E-Commerce
16 57 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 54 (4.43%) Analytics
18 45 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (3.61%) Test Automation
20 43 (3.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 430 (35.25%) C#
2 408 (33.44%) C++
3 390 (31.97%) Java
4 337 (27.62%) JavaScript
5 262 (21.48%) SQL
6 243 (19.92%) Python
7 233 (19.10%) C
8 63 (5.16%) PHP
9 59 (4.84%) Perl
10 48 (3.93%) Embedded C
11 44 (3.61%) Ruby
12 30 (2.46%) MATLAB
13 29 (2.38%) TypeScript
14 28 (2.30%) Objective-C
15 27 (2.21%) T-SQL
16 25 (2.05%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.89%) PL/SQL
17 23 (1.89%) PowerShell
18 22 (1.80%) ES6
18 22 (1.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 472 (38.69%) Degree
2 74 (6.07%) PhD
3 43 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 31 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.66%) ISEB
6 6 (0.49%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.41%) PMP
8 4 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.25%) MCP
10 2 (0.16%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.16%) HND
11 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.57%) QA
2 12 (0.98%) SDET
3 9 (0.74%) MISRA
4 6 (0.49%) WCAG
5 4 (0.33%) ISO13485
6 3 (0.25%) SEPA
6 3 (0.25%) WAI
7 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.16%) SLA
8 1 (0.082%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.082%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (2.13%) Firmware
2 15 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.57%) Docker
3 7 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.49%) Kamailio
4 6 (0.49%) OpenSIPS
5 4 (0.33%) NFS
5 4 (0.33%) Samba
5 4 (0.33%) vSphere
5 4 (0.33%) Xen
6 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.25%) XenServer
7 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.16%) KVM
7 2 (0.16%) QEMU
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (2.13%) Grafana
1 26 (2.13%) Graphite
2 20 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.66%) Puppet
6 7 (0.57%) Ansible
7 5 (0.41%) Kibana
7 5 (0.41%) logstash
7 5 (0.41%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.33%) Nagios
8 4 (0.33%) OpenView
8 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (0.25%) Salt
10 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.082%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.082%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 155 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.03%) Oracle
3 28 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 27 (2.21%) IBM
5 23 (1.89%) HP
6 18 (1.48%) Intel
7 17 (1.39%) VMware
8 15 (1.23%) Dell
9 14 (1.15%) SAP
10 10 (0.82%) Apple
11 9 (0.74%) BMC
11 9 (0.74%) Cisco
11 9 (0.74%) QNX
11 9 (0.74%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.66%) Tableau
13 7 (0.57%) Adobe
13 7 (0.57%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.57%) Citrix
14 6 (0.49%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.49%) Perforce
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits. p/t working will be pro-rata
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago