The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 839 853 905
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 48 89 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.086% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.089% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 49
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-26.60% +9.00%
Software Development Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the England region.

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in England

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Software Development Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
London +10 18 £62,500 +13.63% 6
South East +33 9 £40,000 -23.44% 3
East of England +44 8 £47,500 +120.93% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
North West +17 3 - -
South West +6 3 £47,500 -28.30%
East Midlands +9 1 £41,500 +38.33%
West Midlands -7 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Software Development Engineer
UK

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Software Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (50.86%) Java
2 58 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (28.45%) C++
5 32 (27.59%) Degree
6 29 (25.00%) SQL
7 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 27 (23.28%) Python
9 25 (21.55%) Linux
9 25 (21.55%) C
10 24 (20.69%) Computer Science
11 22 (18.97%) OO
12 21 (18.10%) C#
13 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (14.66%) TDD
13 17 (14.66%) Web Services
14 16 (13.79%) Windows
14 16 (13.79%) Finance
15 15 (12.93%) .NET
16 12 (10.34%) HTML
16 12 (10.34%) Perl
16 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
16 12 (10.34%) SDLC
17 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
17 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET
17 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
17 11 (9.48%) Scrum
18 10 (8.62%) XML
18 10 (8.62%) jQuery
18 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (2.59%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.59%) CMS
1 3 (2.59%) IIS
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.86%) Drupal
3 1 (0.86%) JBoss
3 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) Broadband
2 2 (1.72%) CDMA
2 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.72%) GSM
2 2 (1.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.72%) LTE
2 2 (1.72%) Modbus
2 2 (1.72%) Profibus
2 2 (1.72%) RS-422
2 2 (1.72%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.03%) Big Data
3 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.72%) MySQL
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) GIS
7 1 (0.86%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.86%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.86%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.62%) Selenium
3 8 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.03%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.17%) Maven
6 5 (4.31%) NUnit
7 4 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (2.59%) JUnit
8 3 (2.59%) MSTest
8 3 (2.59%) Subversion
8 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.72%) Hudson
9 2 (1.72%) JIRA
9 2 (1.72%) JMeter
9 2 (1.72%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (13.79%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.76%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Front Office
4 8 (6.90%) Electronics
4 8 (6.90%) Games
5 7 (6.03%) Investment Banking
6 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.59%) Marketing
8 2 (1.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.72%) Automotive
9 1 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.66%) Web Services
2 15 (12.93%) .NET
3 12 (10.34%) HTML
4 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (8.62%) HTML5
5 10 (8.62%) jQuery
5 10 (8.62%) XML
6 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.03%) CSS
8 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.31%) Middleware
8 5 (4.31%) REST
8 5 (4.31%) Spring
8 5 (4.31%) XSLT
9 4 (3.45%) Cascading
9 4 (3.45%) CSS3
9 4 (3.45%) OpenGL
9 4 (3.45%) RESTful
9 4 (3.45%) WinForms
9 4 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.03%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.17%) Derivative
3 6 (5.17%) Grid Computing
4 5 (4.31%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.31%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.45%) Online Games
5 4 (3.45%) Physics
6 3 (2.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (2.59%) Fintech
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.72%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Linux
2 16 (13.79%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.97%) OO
4 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (14.66%) TDD
5 12 (10.34%) SDLC
6 11 (9.48%) Scrum
7 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
8 9 (7.76%) MVC
9 8 (6.90%) Migration
9 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.90%) UML
9 8 (6.90%) Web Development
10 7 (6.03%) Analytics
10 7 (6.03%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.03%) SOA
11 6 (5.17%) Low Latency
11 6 (5.17%) Machine Learning
11 6 (5.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.86%) Java
2 33 (28.45%) C++
3 29 (25.00%) SQL
4 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (23.28%) Python
6 25 (21.55%) C
7 21 (18.10%) C#
8 12 (10.34%) Perl
9 7 (6.03%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.03%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.17%) Ruby
10 6 (5.17%) Scala
11 5 (4.31%) PHP
12 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.59%) Delphi
14 2 (1.72%) Fortran
14 2 (1.72%) Tcl
14 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.31%) PhD
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SDET
2 1 (0.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Oozie
2 2 (1.72%) Nagios
2 2 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) IBM
4 3 (2.59%) Facebook
4 3 (2.59%) Rally
4 3 (2.59%) SAP
5 2 (1.72%) DataSynapse
5 2 (1.72%) Google
5 2 (1.72%) Pega
5 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe
6 1 (0.86%) Apple
6 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
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