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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 18 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 804 653 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.31% 9.31% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.86% 11.86% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 632 569 708
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6251 5506 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.14% 78.51% 75.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 4578 5919
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,733 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 484 £45,000 +12.50% 95
Hertfordshire +5 150 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Suffolk +3 55 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Bedfordshire -22 48 £43,000 +1.17% 10
Essex -22 38 £40,000 - 7
Norfolk +27 36 £32,500 +0.77% 4
Software Engineering
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 638 (43.79%) Degree
2 621 (42.62%) C#
3 513 (35.21%) C++
4 507 (34.80%) .NET
4 507 (34.80%) Computer Science
5 496 (34.04%) Java
6 438 (30.06%) Agile Software Development
7 412 (28.28%) C
8 372 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 362 (24.85%) SQL
10 361 (24.78%) Linux
11 326 (22.37%) HTML
12 295 (20.25%) Python
13 257 (17.64%) OO
14 254 (17.43%) CSS
15 245 (16.82%) ASP.NET
16 232 (15.92%) Windows
17 222 (15.24%) SQL Server
18 199 (13.66%) Microsoft
19 198 (13.59%) Finance
20 190 (13.04%) UNIX
21 186 (12.77%) TDD
22 169 (11.60%) MVC
22 169 (11.60%) jQuery
23 155 (10.64%) Mathematics
24 154 (10.57%) Oracle
25 153 (10.50%) Multithreading
26 147 (10.09%) Scrum
27 141 (9.68%) Algorithms
28 140 (9.61%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (3.71%) Apache
2 50 (3.43%) Tomcat
3 35 (2.40%) JBoss
4 33 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 32 (2.20%) OpenStack
6 20 (1.37%) GlassFish
7 16 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.03%) CloudStack
8 15 (1.03%) Node.js
9 13 (0.89%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.69%) IIS
10 10 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.41%) CMS
12 5 (0.34%) WildFly
12 5 (0.34%) Drupal
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
12 5 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 93 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.03%) MS Office
2 15 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.89%) Mingle
4 8 (0.55%) Maya
4 8 (0.55%) 3ds Max
4 8 (0.55%) Blender
5 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.41%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.34%) TargetLink
6 5 (0.34%) Simulink
7 4 (0.27%) MS Project
7 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.48%) Magento
3 3 (0.21%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) RiskWrite
5 1 (0.069%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.17%) SaaS
3 10 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.069%) GitHub
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.97%) Internet
2 52 (3.57%) Wireless
3 50 (3.43%) HTTP
4 45 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.58%) Ethernet
6 21 (1.44%) SMS
7 16 (1.10%) SNMP
7 16 (1.10%) Intranet
8 15 (1.03%) Asterisk PBX
9 14 (0.96%) GSM
10 13 (0.89%) iSCSI
11 12 (0.82%) 3G
11 12 (0.82%) Firewall
11 12 (0.82%) 2G
11 12 (0.82%) ZigBee
11 12 (0.82%) LTE
12 11 (0.75%) 4G
13 10 (0.69%) VoIP
13 10 (0.69%) SAN
13 10 (0.69%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 118 (8.10%) MySQL
3 105 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 72 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 56 (3.84%) NoSQL
6 54 (3.71%) Big Data
7 43 (2.95%) MongoDB
8 38 (2.61%) RDBMS
9 29 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 27 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (1.24%) BigTable
15 13 (0.89%) RavenDB
15 13 (0.89%) Neo4j
15 13 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.82%) DB2
17 10 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 135 (9.27%) Visual Studio
2 104 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 77 (5.28%) Subversion
4 68 (4.67%) NUnit
5 48 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (3.23%) MSTest
6 47 (3.23%) Selenium
7 36 (2.47%) TeamCity
8 34 (2.33%) Maven
9 33 (2.26%) JUnit
10 28 (1.92%) Jenkins
11 21 (1.44%) Eclipse
12 20 (1.37%) Bugzilla
13 18 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
14 14 (0.96%) WebDriver
15 13 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
16 12 (0.82%) GCC
16 12 (0.82%) JBehave
16 12 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 198 (13.59%) Finance
2 82 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 65 (4.46%) Electronics
4 50 (3.43%) Banking
5 44 (3.02%) Automotive
6 38 (2.61%) Marketing
7 35 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.99%) Games
9 24 (1.65%) Retail
10 22 (1.51%) Multimedia
11 16 (1.10%) Military
12 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.75%) Advertising
14 7 (0.48%) Avionics
14 7 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.27%) Billing
15 4 (0.27%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
16 3 (0.21%) German Language
16 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 720 (49.42%) Software Engineer
2 606 (41.59%) Developer
3 198 (13.59%) Software Developer
4 135 (9.27%) Java Developer
5 134 (9.20%) Senior Developer
6 130 (8.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 119 (8.17%) Graduate
8 96 (6.59%) .NET Developer
9 85 (5.83%) C# Developer
10 69 (4.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 68 (4.67%) Junior
12 63 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 55 (3.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 55 (3.77%) Test Engineer
14 51 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
15 50 (3.43%) C++ Software Engineer
16 49 (3.36%) Programmer
17 45 (3.09%) Senior Software Developer
18 43 (2.95%) Graduate Developer
19 42 (2.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (34.80%) .NET
2 326 (22.37%) HTML
3 254 (17.43%) CSS
4 245 (16.82%) ASP.NET
5 169 (11.60%) jQuery
6 140 (9.61%) XML
7 133 (9.13%) Web Services
8 130 (8.92%) WCF
9 117 (8.03%) HTML5
10 104 (7.14%) Ajax
11 97 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 85 (5.83%) J2EE
12 85 (5.83%) .NET Framework
13 82 (5.63%) WPF
14 65 (4.46%) CSS3
15 42 (2.88%) Middleware
16 41 (2.81%) JSP
17 39 (2.68%) Silverlight
18 38 (2.61%) Hibernate
19 36 (2.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 507 (34.80%) Computer Science
2 155 (10.64%) Mathematics
3 141 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 134 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (5.15%) Mobile App
6 72 (4.94%) Open Source
7 70 (4.80%) Embedded Systems
8 58 (3.98%) Physics
9 55 (3.77%) User Experience
10 52 (3.57%) Device Driver
11 50 (3.43%) Management Information System
12 39 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (2.61%) Cryptography
14 26 (1.78%) PKI
14 26 (1.78%) Visualisation
15 23 (1.58%) Artificial Intelligence
16 19 (1.30%) Statistics
17 16 (1.10%) Smartphone
18 15 (1.03%) Data Structures
18 15 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 361 (24.78%) Linux
2 232 (15.92%) Windows
3 190 (13.04%) UNIX
4 134 (9.20%) Android
5 90 (6.18%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
7 20 (1.37%) HPUX
8 18 (1.24%) AIX
9 17 (1.17%) Solaris
10 16 (1.10%) Windows Phone
11 12 (0.82%) Windows CE
12 11 (0.75%) Debian
12 11 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.48%) CentOS
14 7 (0.48%) VxWorks
15 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (30.06%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (17.64%) OO
3 186 (12.77%) TDD
4 169 (11.60%) MVC
5 153 (10.50%) Multithreading
6 147 (10.09%) Scrum
7 91 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 81 (5.56%) Web Development
9 70 (4.80%) E-Commerce
10 67 (4.60%) Project Management
10 67 (4.60%) OOD
11 66 (4.53%) Mentoring
12 65 (4.46%) OOP
13 55 (3.77%) UML
14 51 (3.50%) Configuration Management
15 48 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (3.29%) Software Architecture
15 48 (3.29%) BDD
16 45 (3.09%) Product Management
17 42 (2.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 621 (42.62%) C#
2 513 (35.21%) C++
3 496 (34.04%) Java
4 412 (28.28%) C
5 372 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 362 (24.85%) SQL
7 295 (20.25%) Python
8 89 (6.11%) PHP
9 82 (5.63%) Embedded C
10 72 (4.94%) Perl
11 61 (4.19%) VB.NET
12 60 (4.12%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.36%) Objective-C
14 44 (3.02%) VB
15 34 (2.33%) MATLAB
16 32 (2.20%) PowerShell
17 30 (2.06%) Shell Script
18 27 (1.85%) Ruby
19 26 (1.78%) Scala
20 23 (1.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 638 (43.79%) Degree
2 63 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.47%) PhD
4 26 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.75%) Sun Certification
7 9 (0.62%) MCSE
8 7 (0.48%) MCTS
8 7 (0.48%) MCSD
9 6 (0.41%) HNC
9 6 (0.41%) HND
10 5 (0.34%) ISEB
11 4 (0.27%) CCNA
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.21%) CISSP
13 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.08%) QA
2 24 (1.65%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.55%) ISO 8583
4 7 (0.48%) IEC 61508
4 7 (0.48%) DO-178B
4 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) JTAG
6 1 (0.069%) JSP 440
System Software
1 49 (3.36%) Firmware
2 19 (1.30%) KVM
3 11 (0.75%) QEMU
3 11 (0.75%) XenServer
3 11 (0.75%) OpenSIPS
3 11 (0.75%) Xen
4 8 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.21%) HDFS
5 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.21%) Puppet
2 3 (0.21%) Nagios
3 1 (0.069%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 199 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 154 (10.57%) Oracle
3 25 (1.72%) Sun
4 21 (1.44%) Google
5 17 (1.17%) Zend
6 12 (0.82%) HP
7 11 (0.75%) Citrix
7 11 (0.75%) Sybase
7 11 (0.75%) SAP
8 10 (0.69%) QNX
8 10 (0.69%) VMware
9 9 (0.62%) Telerik
10 7 (0.48%) Intel
11 6 (0.41%) TOWER Software
11 6 (0.41%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.34%) Coverity
12 5 (0.34%) Red Gate
12 5 (0.34%) Perforce
12 5 (0.34%) Epiphany
12 5 (0.34%) Apple
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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