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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
UK / England
Rank 763 829 872
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 82 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.071% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.073% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 38
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £48,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%

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
76009 88690 93012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63572 75206 77885
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
East of England +39 26 £43,750 -10.25% 4
London +49 19 £55,000 -19.11% 3
Yorkshire - 17 £51,500 - 2
South East +56 9 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 1
North East - 2 - -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
North West -16 1 £27,000 -50.90%
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 - 1
Software Development Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 84 (61.31%) Java
2 66 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (44.53%) JavaScript
4 54 (39.42%) SQL
5 53 (38.69%) Software Engineering
6 51 (37.23%) Computer Science
7 43 (31.39%) QA
8 37 (27.01%) MySQL
9 36 (26.28%) Web Services
10 35 (25.55%) Linux
11 34 (24.82%) Selenium
12 32 (23.36%) BDD
13 31 (22.63%) Degree
14 30 (21.90%) C#
15 29 (21.17%) Python
15 29 (21.17%) Scrum
16 27 (19.71%) TDD
17 24 (17.52%) Perl
17 24 (17.52%) Performance Testing
18 23 (16.79%) C
19 22 (16.06%) Ruby
19 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
20 21 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (15.33%) Windows
21 20 (14.60%) C++
21 20 (14.60%) Web Development
22 19 (13.87%) NoSQL
22 19 (13.87%) E-Commerce
22 19 (13.87%) Nagios
22 19 (13.87%) Configuration Management

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 10 (7.30%) ArcGIS
1 10 (7.30%) WebSphere
1 10 (7.30%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.46%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.73%) JBoss
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.30%) MS Office
2 10 (7.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
1 2 (1.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.73%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.01%) MySQL
2 19 (13.87%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.41%) MongoDB
4 16 (11.68%) GIS
4 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
5 11 (8.03%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.19%) Big Data
8 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.73%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.73%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.73%) Redis
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (24.82%) Selenium
2 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.30%) ClearCase
3 10 (7.30%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.57%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.38%) JIRA
6 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.65%) NUnit
6 5 (3.65%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.65%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.92%) JMeter
8 3 (2.19%) Bundler
8 3 (2.19%) Capybara
8 3 (2.19%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.19%) JUnit
8 3 (2.19%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.19%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.19%) WATIR
9 2 (1.46%) Protractor
9 2 (1.46%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (9.49%) Retail
2 9 (6.57%) Finance
3 7 (5.11%) Advertising
4 5 (3.65%) Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Games
5 4 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.46%) Automotive
7 2 (1.46%) Electronics
7 2 (1.46%) Front Office
7 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.28%) Web Services
2 17 (12.41%) XML
3 15 (10.95%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (8.76%) J2EE
5 11 (8.03%) .NET
5 11 (8.03%) JSF
6 10 (7.30%) Dojo
6 10 (7.30%) GWT
7 9 (6.57%) CSS
7 9 (6.57%) HTML
8 8 (5.84%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.11%) RESTful
10 6 (4.38%) REST
11 5 (3.65%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.65%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.65%) WPF
12 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.92%) HTML5
12 4 (2.92%) JSON
13 3 (2.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.23%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.14%) Visualisation
3 7 (5.11%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.38%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.38%) Physics
5 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.92%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.19%) Blog
6 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.19%) Life Science
6 3 (2.19%) User Experience
7 2 (1.46%) 3D Printing
7 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.46%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.73%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.73%) Derivative
8 1 (0.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.55%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) Windows
3 16 (11.68%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.22%) Windows 7
4 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.38%) Unix
6 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.69%) Software Engineering
3 32 (23.36%) BDD
4 29 (21.17%) Scrum
5 27 (19.71%) TDD
6 24 (17.52%) Performance Testing
7 21 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (14.60%) Web Development
9 19 (13.87%) Configuration Management
9 19 (13.87%) E-Commerce
10 17 (12.41%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (11.68%) Data Migration
11 16 (11.68%) Image Processing
11 16 (11.68%) Migration
11 16 (11.68%) OO
11 16 (11.68%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (10.95%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (9.49%) Kanban
13 13 (9.49%) Security Testing
14 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) Java
2 61 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 54 (39.42%) SQL
4 30 (21.90%) C#
5 29 (21.17%) Python
6 24 (17.52%) Perl
7 23 (16.79%) C
8 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
8 22 (16.06%) Ruby
9 20 (14.60%) C++
10 10 (7.30%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.92%) PHP
11 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.46%) Fortran
13 2 (1.46%) Go
13 2 (1.46%) Tcl
13 2 (1.46%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.73%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 31 (22.63%) Degree
2 18 (13.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.68%) DV Cleared
3 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.30%) ISTQB
4 10 (7.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (31.39%) QA
2 15 (10.95%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (13.87%) Nagios
2 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
1 17 (12.41%) Oracle
2 13 (9.49%) Sun
3 10 (7.30%) ESRI
3 10 (7.30%) Fujitsu
3 10 (7.30%) Google
3 10 (7.30%) Lumension
3 10 (7.30%) Sophos
4 8 (5.84%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.46%) Apple
5 2 (1.46%) Sybase
6 1 (0.73%) Solace
6 1 (0.73%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.73%) Wonderware
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Salary: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to c£60,000 + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago