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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 843 861 894
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 53 84 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.082% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.085% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 43
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 £35,000 £37,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-24.10% +12.00%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £26,500
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 24 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 24 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 0 19 £57,500 +4.54% 2
South East +43 15 £40,000 -2.43% 1
East of England +43 12 £47,500 +120.93% 2
South West +14 3 £47,500 -24.00%
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
North West +23 1 £55,000 +134.04% 1
East Midlands +5 1 £41,500 +38.33%
Software Development Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 68 (53.54%) Software Engineering
2 62 (48.82%) Java
3 42 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (31.50%) C++
5 37 (29.13%) Degree
6 33 (25.98%) JavaScript
7 31 (24.41%) SQL
8 28 (22.05%) OO
9 27 (21.26%) Linux
9 27 (21.26%) C
9 27 (21.26%) Computer Science
10 25 (19.69%) Python
11 24 (18.90%) Web Services
12 22 (17.32%) TDD
12 22 (17.32%) C#
13 18 (14.17%) .NET
13 18 (14.17%) Finance
14 17 (13.39%) Scrum
14 17 (13.39%) Windows
15 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (11.81%) Security Cleared
17 14 (11.02%) XML
17 14 (11.02%) SDLC
18 13 (10.24%) Internet
18 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET
18 13 (10.24%) Git (software)
19 12 (9.45%) jQuery
19 12 (9.45%) Web Development
19 12 (9.45%) HTML
19 12 (9.45%) Microsoft

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 5 (3.94%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.36%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) CMS
3 2 (1.57%) JBoss
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) CDMA
2 2 (1.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.57%) GSM
2 2 (1.57%) HTTP
2 2 (1.57%) LTE
2 2 (1.57%) Modbus
2 2 (1.57%) Profibus
2 2 (1.57%) RS-422
2 2 (1.57%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) Big Data
1 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.36%) GIS
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.57%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.87%) Cucumber
2 10 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.09%) Selenium
3 9 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.72%) Maven
5 6 (4.72%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.94%) NUnit
7 4 (3.15%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (3.15%) Subversion
7 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.36%) JIRA
8 3 (2.36%) JUnit
9 2 (1.57%) Hudson
9 2 (1.57%) MSTest
9 2 (1.57%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.57%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (14.17%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.09%) Electronics
3 9 (7.09%) Front Office
4 8 (6.30%) Banking
4 8 (6.30%) Games
4 8 (6.30%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Legal
6 4 (3.15%) Marketing
7 3 (2.36%) Advertising
7 3 (2.36%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.90%) Web Services
2 18 (14.17%) .NET
3 14 (11.02%) XML
4 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.45%) HTML
5 12 (9.45%) jQuery
6 9 (7.09%) HTML5
7 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.51%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.51%) CSS
9 6 (4.72%) WPF
10 5 (3.94%) OpenGL
10 5 (3.94%) REST
10 5 (3.94%) Spring
10 5 (3.94%) XSLT
11 4 (3.15%) Node.js
11 4 (3.15%) WinForms
12 3 (2.36%) Middleware
12 3 (2.36%) MSMQ
12 3 (2.36%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.72%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.72%) Derivative
2 6 (4.72%) Grid Computing
2 6 (4.72%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.94%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.94%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (3.94%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.94%) Physics
4 4 (3.15%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.15%) Online Games
5 3 (2.36%) 3D Printing
5 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.36%) Fintech
6 2 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.26%) Linux
2 17 (13.39%) Windows
3 9 (7.09%) Unix
4 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (53.54%) Software Engineering
2 42 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.05%) OO
4 22 (17.32%) TDD
5 17 (13.39%) Scrum
6 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.02%) SDLC
8 12 (9.45%) Machine Learning
8 12 (9.45%) Web Development
9 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.87%) Migration
10 10 (7.87%) MVC
11 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.30%) Automation Testing
12 8 (6.30%) Multithreading
12 8 (6.30%) OOP
12 8 (6.30%) UML
13 7 (5.51%) BDD
13 7 (5.51%) DevOps
13 7 (5.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.82%) Java
2 40 (31.50%) C++
3 33 (25.98%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.41%) SQL
5 27 (21.26%) C
6 25 (19.69%) Python
7 22 (17.32%) C#
8 11 (8.66%) Perl
9 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.30%) PHP
9 8 (6.30%) Scala
10 6 (4.72%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.36%) Delphi
12 3 (2.36%) Fortran
12 3 (2.36%) Ruby
12 3 (2.36%) Tcl
13 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (29.13%) Degree
2 15 (11.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) PhD
4 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SDET
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Nagios
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) IBM
4 4 (3.15%) Apple
4 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 3 (2.36%) Rally
6 2 (1.57%) DataSynapse
6 2 (1.57%) Facebook
6 2 (1.57%) Pega
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
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