The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
UK / England
Rank 22 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6132 6671 5878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.73% 7.06% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 7.99% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 5729 5084
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70523 83468 86699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.85% 88.38% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58358 69909 71447
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in England

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in England

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +6 2370 £60,000 - 452
South East +7 1110 £45,000 - 169
East of England +4 609 £45,000 - 118
South West -2 608 £42,000 -6.66% 81
Yorkshire +16 459 £42,500 - 70
North West +7 449 £42,500 -5.55% 59
West Midlands +6 279 £42,500 +6.25% 25
East Midlands -1 228 £40,000 +6.66% 26
North East -8 36 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Software Engineering
UK

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 6050 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4753 (38.59%) Java
3 4043 (32.83%) JavaScript
4 3871 (31.43%) C#
5 3295 (26.75%) Degree
6 3146 (25.54%) C++
7 3135 (25.45%) HTML
8 3128 (25.40%) SQL
9 3033 (24.63%) .NET
10 2538 (20.61%) CSS
11 2483 (20.16%) Computer Science
12 2448 (19.88%) Linux
13 2420 (19.65%) TDD
14 2375 (19.28%) Finance
15 2262 (18.37%) Python
16 2259 (18.34%) Scrum
17 1897 (15.40%) OO
18 1779 (14.44%) AngularJS
19 1766 (14.34%) MVC
20 1754 (14.24%) SQL Server
21 1671 (13.57%) C
22 1545 (12.54%) ASP.NET
23 1506 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
24 1456 (11.82%) Web Services
25 1398 (11.35%) Git (software)
26 1313 (10.66%) Windows
27 1247 (10.13%) HTML5
28 1193 (9.69%) jQuery
29 1190 (9.66%) Microsoft
30 1173 (9.52%) MySQL

Software Engineering
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
1 438 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 362 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 325 (2.64%) Apache
4 279 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 255 (2.07%) JBoss
6 176 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 157 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 156 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 145 (1.18%) CMS
10 140 (1.14%) IIS
11 125 (1.01%) Apache Pig
12 119 (0.97%) Confluence
13 103 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 91 (0.74%) Apache Solr
15 81 (0.66%) nginx
16 70 (0.57%) OpenStack
17 66 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 58 (0.47%) Umbraco
19 56 (0.45%) Jetty
19 56 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 624 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 92 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 80 (0.65%) MS Office
4 31 (0.25%) Simulink
5 29 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 26 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.13%) GNU Octave
8 16 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.089%) SOLIDWORKS
11 10 (0.081%) InVision
11 10 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (0.065%) MS Project
13 7 (0.057%) SPSS
14 6 (0.049%) Stateflow
15 4 (0.032%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.032%) CATIA
16 3 (0.024%) Doxygen
17 1 (0.008%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (0.29%) Visualfiles
3 28 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 15 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 13 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 12 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.089%) Magento
10 9 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.065%) Infor M3
12 7 (0.057%) SAP CRM
12 7 (0.057%) Summit
13 6 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
13 6 (0.049%) LabWindows
13 6 (0.049%) NetSuite
14 5 (0.041%) Sage 200
15 4 (0.032%) ENOVIA
15 4 (0.032%) FLEXCUBE
15 4 (0.032%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1067 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
2 612 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 381 (3.09%) SaaS
4 245 (1.99%) GitHub
5 181 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 144 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 126 (1.02%) PaaS
8 104 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 100 (0.81%) IaaS
10 87 (0.71%) Office 365
11 48 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 39 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 32 (0.26%) G Suite
14 31 (0.25%) Slack
15 27 (0.22%) Heroku
16 26 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
17 23 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
18 18 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
18 18 (0.15%) Force.com
19 17 (0.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 365 (2.96%) TCP/IP
2 298 (2.42%) HTTP
3 251 (2.04%) Internet
4 158 (1.28%) Wireless
5 146 (1.19%) Firewall
6 130 (1.06%) Bluetooth
7 120 (0.97%) Ethernet
8 86 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
9 80 (0.65%) DNS
10 73 (0.59%) RS-232
11 69 (0.56%) RS-485
12 66 (0.54%) WAN
13 65 (0.53%) Intranet
14 54 (0.44%) LAN
15 52 (0.42%) SSL
16 49 (0.40%) LDAP
16 49 (0.40%) ZigBee
17 47 (0.38%) GSM
18 39 (0.32%) ATM
18 39 (0.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1754 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 1173 (9.52%) MySQL
3 993 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 797 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 780 (6.33%) Big Data
6 708 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 525 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 353 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
9 302 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 252 (2.05%) RDBMS
11 222 (1.80%) Redis
12 176 (1.43%) Oracle Database
13 156 (1.27%) Apache Hive
14 155 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 144 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
16 120 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
17 114 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 105 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 96 (0.78%) DB2
20 90 (0.73%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1398 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 852 (6.92%) Jenkins
3 661 (5.37%) Visual Studio
4 573 (4.65%) Subversion
5 492 (3.99%) Selenium
6 490 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 435 (3.53%) JUnit
8 431 (3.50%) Maven
9 429 (3.48%) JIRA
10 267 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 255 (2.07%) Cucumber
12 249 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 200 (1.62%) NUnit
14 172 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
15 158 (1.28%) Jasmine
16 155 (1.26%) WebDriver
17 151 (1.23%) Eclipse
18 147 (1.19%) Ant
19 142 (1.15%) gulp
20 140 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 2375 (19.28%) Finance
2 597 (4.85%) Banking
3 590 (4.79%) Retail
4 531 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 463 (3.76%) Electronics
6 433 (3.52%) Games
7 304 (2.47%) Marketing
8 248 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 197 (1.60%) Automotive
10 155 (1.26%) Advertising
11 147 (1.19%) Publishing
12 127 (1.03%) Military
13 122 (0.99%) Aerospace
14 104 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 104 (0.84%) Investment Banking
15 96 (0.78%) Front Office
16 83 (0.67%) Law
17 75 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 73 (0.59%) Legal
19 57 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5499 (44.65%) Developer
2 4599 (37.34%) Software Engineer
3 1464 (11.89%) Java Developer
4 1257 (10.21%) C# Developer
5 1194 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 1169 (9.49%) Java Engineer
7 1146 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 994 (8.07%) Senior Developer
9 992 (8.05%) Senior Software Engineer
10 938 (7.62%) Java Software Engineer
11 895 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 814 (6.61%) C++ Software Engineer
13 762 (6.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 716 (5.81%) C# Software Engineer
15 565 (4.59%) Embedded Engineer
16 542 (4.40%) .NET Software Engineer
17 501 (4.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 474 (3.85%) Graduate
19 469 (3.81%) C# Software Developer
19 469 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3135 (25.45%) HTML
2 3033 (24.63%) .NET
3 2538 (20.61%) CSS
4 1779 (14.44%) AngularJS
5 1545 (12.54%) ASP.NET
6 1456 (11.82%) Web Services
7 1247 (10.13%) HTML5
8 1193 (9.69%) jQuery
9 1095 (8.89%) Node.js
10 1021 (8.29%) Spring
11 968 (7.86%) REST
12 942 (7.65%) XML
13 723 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 714 (5.80%) RESTful
15 668 (5.42%) CSS3
16 607 (4.93%) J2EE
17 598 (4.86%) React
18 583 (4.73%) WCF
19 574 (4.66%) JSON
20 568 (4.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2483 (20.16%) Computer Science
2 740 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 735 (5.97%) Algorithms
4 506 (4.11%) User Experience
5 446 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 360 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 357 (2.90%) Fintech
8 348 (2.83%) Data Structures
9 271 (2.20%) Data Centre
10 259 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
10 259 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 195 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 180 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 121 (0.98%) iPad
14 113 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 112 (0.91%) Device Driver
16 111 (0.90%) Virtual Team
17 93 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
18 87 (0.71%) Fixed Income
19 78 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2448 (19.88%) Linux
2 1313 (10.66%) Windows
3 745 (6.05%) Unix
4 490 (3.98%) Android
5 392 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 141 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
7 98 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 79 (0.64%) CentOS
9 65 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 63 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 62 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 42 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 34 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 32 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 27 (0.22%) Solaris
15 27 (0.22%) Windows 10
16 25 (0.20%) AIX
16 25 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (0.19%) VxWorks
18 21 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6050 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 2420 (19.65%) TDD
3 2259 (18.34%) Scrum
4 1897 (15.40%) OO
5 1766 (14.34%) MVC
6 1506 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1063 (8.63%) Web Development
8 1056 (8.57%) BDD
9 1019 (8.27%) Mathematics
10 979 (7.95%) DevOps
11 975 (7.92%) SDLC
12 953 (7.74%) Multithreading
13 890 (7.23%) Microservices
14 871 (7.07%) Open Source
15 866 (7.03%) Mentoring
16 858 (6.97%) Unit Testing
17 821 (6.67%) OOP
18 807 (6.55%) E-Commerce
19 607 (4.93%) Analytics
20 565 (4.59%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4753 (38.59%) Java
2 4043 (32.83%) JavaScript
3 3871 (31.43%) C#
4 3146 (25.54%) C++
5 3128 (25.40%) SQL
6 2262 (18.37%) Python
7 1671 (13.57%) C
8 915 (7.43%) PHP
9 760 (6.17%) Ruby
10 729 (5.92%) Scala
11 419 (3.40%) T-SQL
12 409 (3.32%) Perl
13 376 (3.05%) Embedded C
14 302 (2.45%) Bash Shell
15 256 (2.08%) VB.NET
16 253 (2.05%) TypeScript
17 252 (2.05%) Go
18 246 (2.00%) Embedded C++
19 244 (1.98%) PL/SQL
20 234 (1.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3295 (26.75%) Degree
2 716 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 336 (2.73%) PhD
4 285 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 280 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 150 (1.22%) PMI Certification
7 138 (1.12%) ISEB
8 110 (0.89%) PMP
9 105 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 98 (0.80%) ISTQB
11 51 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 51 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 48 (0.39%) CCNA
12 48 (0.39%) CISSP
13 44 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (0.36%) MCSE
14 40 (0.32%) GIAC
14 40 (0.32%) SANS
15 38 (0.31%) MCP
16 33 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 811 (6.58%) QA
2 69 (0.56%) SDET
3 57 (0.46%) MISRA
4 53 (0.43%) SLA
5 49 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 36 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 36 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 34 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 27 (0.22%) JTAG
9 17 (0.14%) PMO
10 16 (0.13%) DO-178B
11 15 (0.12%) MiFID
12 14 (0.11%) IEC 61508
12 14 (0.11%) MISRA C
13 13 (0.11%) ISO26262
14 11 (0.089%) GCP
15 9 (0.073%) Def Stans
16 7 (0.057%) ISO 14001
16 7 (0.057%) WCAG
17 6 (0.049%) WAI
System Software
1 558 (4.53%) Docker
2 238 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (1.75%) Firmware
4 129 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
5 66 (0.54%) Active Directory
6 61 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 43 (0.35%) HDFS
8 32 (0.26%) vSphere
9 31 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 26 (0.21%) vCloud
10 26 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 25 (0.20%) NFS
12 21 (0.17%) Snort
13 19 (0.15%) KVM
13 19 (0.15%) Varnish
14 17 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (0.11%) VMware ESX
16 11 (0.089%) Apache Flume
16 11 (0.089%) Xen
17 10 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 301 (2.44%) Puppet
2 275 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 263 (2.14%) Ansible
4 154 (1.25%) Kubernetes
5 107 (0.87%) Terraform
6 77 (0.63%) Mesos
7 68 (0.55%) SCVMM
8 53 (0.43%) Grafana
9 48 (0.39%) Nagios
10 45 (0.37%) Graphite
11 37 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
12 34 (0.28%) Kibana
13 25 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
14 23 (0.19%) Control-M
15 22 (0.18%) Capistrano
15 22 (0.18%) Rancher
16 21 (0.17%) rkt
17 19 (0.15%) Oozie
18 18 (0.15%) logstash
19 17 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1190 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 952 (7.73%) Oracle
3 318 (2.58%) Google
4 297 (2.41%) VMware
5 185 (1.50%) Adobe
6 180 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 179 (1.45%) IBM
8 156 (1.27%) SAP
9 148 (1.20%) HP
10 147 (1.19%) Cisco
11 108 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 107 (0.87%) Red Hat
13 104 (0.84%) Zend
14 96 (0.78%) Atlassian
15 91 (0.74%) EMC
16 69 (0.56%) Coverity
17 67 (0.54%) Juniper
18 59 (0.48%) BMC
19 58 (0.47%) Citrix
19 58 (0.47%) NetApp
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: + great benefits!
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 34 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + equity
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday