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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 29 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6253 6304 6935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.79% 6.10% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 7.03% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5457 5319 6042
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
UK

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
81049 89635 97104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.97% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 68582 74149 79341
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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 +14 2450 £60,000 +4.34% 423
South East +7 1550 £45,000 +5.88% 212
East of England +12 565 £45,000 +5.88% 90
South West +2 501 £45,000 +12.50% 79
Yorkshire -1 339 £42,500 +6.25% 55
North West +5 293 £44,000 +10.00% 64
East Midlands +6 290 £42,500 +6.25% 35
West Midlands -15 276 £40,000 +12.67% 35
North East -10 44 £34,750 -8.55% 14
Midlands +11 1 £50,000 - 2
Software Engineering
UK

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 6089 (46.90%) Agile Software Development
2 5204 (40.09%) Java
3 4243 (32.68%) C#
4 4216 (32.48%) Degree
5 3919 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 3733 (28.76%) C++
7 3526 (27.16%) SQL
8 3327 (25.63%) .NET
9 3242 (24.97%) HTML
10 3004 (23.14%) Computer Science
11 2753 (21.21%) OO
12 2749 (21.18%) TDD
13 2648 (20.40%) Linux
14 2592 (19.97%) CSS
15 2365 (18.22%) Finance
16 2251 (17.34%) Scrum
17 2074 (15.98%) SQL Server
18 2067 (15.92%) Python
19 2015 (15.52%) MVC
20 1938 (14.93%) Windows
21 1824 (14.05%) C
22 1817 (14.00%) Web Services
23 1624 (12.51%) ASP.NET
24 1564 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
25 1477 (11.38%) HTML5
26 1465 (11.28%) AngularJS
27 1442 (11.11%) jQuery
28 1395 (10.75%) Oracle
29 1362 (10.49%) Git (software)
30 1344 (10.35%) XML

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
1 363 (2.80%) Apache
2 352 (2.71%) Apache Spark
3 330 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 328 (2.53%) JBoss
5 298 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
6 221 (1.70%) IIS
7 173 (1.33%) CMS
8 142 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 142 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 136 (1.05%) Apache Solr
10 118 (0.91%) GlassFish
11 106 (0.82%) Confluence
12 97 (0.75%) WildFly
13 96 (0.74%) OpenStack
14 95 (0.73%) SharePoint
15 91 (0.70%) Apache Pig
15 91 (0.70%) nginx
16 63 (0.49%) Mule
17 59 (0.45%) Umbraco
18 35 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 604 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 85 (0.65%) MS Office
3 82 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 42 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (0.23%) Simulink
6 26 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 22 (0.17%) TargetLink
8 19 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 19 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.14%) HipChat
10 13 (0.10%) MS Project
11 11 (0.085%) 3ds Max
12 10 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.039%) GNU Octave
15 4 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
16 3 (0.023%) CINEMA 4D
17 2 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
17 2 (0.015%) Weka
18 1 (0.008%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 82 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 41 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 32 (0.25%) Magento
4 23 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
6 13 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (0.10%) SAP Business One
7 10 (0.077%) Beauchamp
7 10 (0.077%) Dynamics GP
7 10 (0.077%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 8 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
10 5 (0.039%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.039%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.039%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.031%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 4 (0.031%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 979 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
2 600 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 412 (3.17%) SaaS
4 253 (1.95%) GitHub
5 204 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 149 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 147 (1.13%) PaaS
8 99 (0.76%) IaaS
9 80 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 66 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 46 (0.35%) Google App Engine
12 37 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
13 30 (0.23%) Route 53
14 26 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
15 24 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
16 20 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
17 18 (0.14%) Heroku
18 16 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 15 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
20 13 (0.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 371 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 356 (2.74%) Internet
3 273 (2.10%) HTTP
4 83 (0.64%) Ethernet
5 80 (0.62%) SSL
6 77 (0.59%) Network Security
7 70 (0.54%) Firewall
8 60 (0.46%) DNS
9 55 (0.42%) Multicast
10 53 (0.41%) LDAP
11 52 (0.40%) Wireless
12 51 (0.39%) VPN
13 44 (0.34%) VoIP
14 42 (0.32%) RS-485
15 39 (0.30%) HTTPS
15 39 (0.30%) RS-232
16 31 (0.24%) SNMP
17 29 (0.22%) Bluetooth
17 29 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
18 28 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2074 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 1064 (8.20%) MySQL
3 1045 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 829 (6.39%) Big Data
5 709 (5.46%) Relational Database
6 648 (4.99%) Hadoop
7 645 (4.97%) MongoDB
8 438 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
9 329 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 238 (1.83%) RDBMS
11 206 (1.59%) Redis
12 197 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 191 (1.47%) Oracle Database
14 175 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 169 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 165 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
17 152 (1.17%) Apache Hive
18 140 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 130 (1.00%) DB2
20 119 (0.92%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1362 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 783 (6.03%) Visual Studio
3 770 (5.93%) Jenkins
4 686 (5.28%) JUnit
5 629 (4.85%) Subversion
6 514 (3.96%) Maven
7 490 (3.77%) JIRA
8 457 (3.52%) Selenium
9 435 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 292 (2.25%) NUnit
11 282 (2.17%) Cucumber
12 257 (1.98%) Eclipse
13 189 (1.46%) Hudson
14 171 (1.32%) TeamCity
15 153 (1.18%) Grunt
16 143 (1.10%) JBehave
17 135 (1.04%) Jasmine
18 130 (1.00%) gulp
19 126 (0.97%) Ant
20 116 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 2365 (18.22%) Finance
2 708 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 666 (5.13%) Games
4 507 (3.91%) Retail
5 442 (3.40%) Electronics
6 397 (3.06%) Banking
7 365 (2.81%) Marketing
8 271 (2.09%) Automotive
9 266 (2.05%) Aerospace
10 232 (1.79%) Front Office
11 230 (1.77%) Manufacturing
12 187 (1.44%) Publishing
13 140 (1.08%) Advertising
14 121 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
15 117 (0.90%) Financial Institution
16 114 (0.88%) Law
17 107 (0.82%) Investment Banking
18 82 (0.63%) Billing
19 81 (0.62%) Back Office
20 66 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6299 (48.52%) Developer
2 4710 (36.28%) Software Engineer
3 2068 (15.93%) Java Developer
4 1460 (11.25%) C# Developer
5 1345 (10.36%) Software Developer
6 1269 (9.78%) .NET Developer
7 1228 (9.46%) Senior Developer
8 1072 (8.26%) Java Engineer
9 1044 (8.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 989 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 969 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
12 925 (7.13%) Java Software Engineer
13 847 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
14 834 (6.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 709 (5.46%) C++ Developer
16 639 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
17 633 (4.88%) Graduate
18 601 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
19 561 (4.32%) .NET Software Engineer
20 509 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3327 (25.63%) .NET
2 3242 (24.97%) HTML
3 2592 (19.97%) CSS
4 1817 (14.00%) Web Services
5 1624 (12.51%) ASP.NET
6 1477 (11.38%) HTML5
7 1465 (11.28%) AngularJS
8 1442 (11.11%) jQuery
9 1344 (10.35%) XML
10 1251 (9.64%) Spring
11 917 (7.06%) Node.js
12 889 (6.85%) REST
13 865 (6.66%) RESTful
14 856 (6.59%) CSS3
15 802 (6.18%) WCF
16 797 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 747 (5.75%) .NET Framework
18 719 (5.54%) J2EE
19 656 (5.05%) Hibernate
20 646 (4.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3004 (23.14%) Computer Science
2 1052 (8.10%) Mathematics
3 1014 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 753 (5.80%) Algorithms
5 518 (3.99%) User Experience
6 496 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 361 (2.78%) Physics
8 317 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 309 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 298 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
11 293 (2.26%) Visualisation
12 291 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
13 209 (1.61%) Fintech
14 197 (1.52%) Management Information System
15 192 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 172 (1.32%) Digital Media
17 159 (1.22%) Derivative
18 145 (1.12%) N-Tier
19 133 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
20 128 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2648 (20.40%) Linux
2 1938 (14.93%) Windows
3 1107 (8.53%) Unix
4 714 (5.50%) Android
5 614 (4.73%) Apple iOS
6 111 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 108 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
7 108 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 105 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 71 (0.55%) Solaris
10 65 (0.50%) VxWorks
11 54 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 53 (0.41%) Windows Phone
13 46 (0.35%) CentOS
14 44 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 43 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 37 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 32 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (0.25%) Windows XP
18 29 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6089 (46.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2753 (21.21%) OO
3 2749 (21.18%) TDD
4 2251 (17.34%) Scrum
5 2015 (15.52%) MVC
6 1564 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
7 1223 (9.42%) SDLC
8 1199 (9.24%) Multithreading
9 1120 (8.63%) OOP
10 1117 (8.60%) Web Development
11 1062 (8.18%) Unit Testing
12 1013 (7.80%) Open Source
13 993 (7.65%) BDD
14 899 (6.92%) Mentoring
15 868 (6.69%) E-Commerce
16 851 (6.56%) DevOps
17 719 (5.54%) SOA
18 711 (5.48%) OOD
19 621 (4.78%) Analytics
20 619 (4.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5204 (40.09%) Java
2 4243 (32.68%) C#
3 3919 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 3733 (28.76%) C++
5 3526 (27.16%) SQL
6 2067 (15.92%) Python
7 1824 (14.05%) C
8 819 (6.31%) PHP
9 774 (5.96%) Scala
10 684 (5.27%) Ruby
11 500 (3.85%) T-SQL
12 418 (3.22%) Perl
13 329 (2.53%) Objective-C
14 316 (2.43%) VB.NET
15 310 (2.39%) PL/SQL
16 285 (2.20%) Embedded C
17 229 (1.76%) Bash Shell
18 216 (1.66%) Embedded C++
19 192 (1.48%) Clojure
20 176 (1.36%) Go
Qualifications
1 4216 (32.48%) Degree
2 582 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 339 (2.61%) PhD
4 249 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 194 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 124 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 123 (0.95%) ISEB
8 111 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 84 (0.65%) PMP
10 48 (0.37%) CISSP
11 46 (0.35%) ISTQB
12 45 (0.35%) HND
13 33 (0.25%) SANS
14 30 (0.23%) MCSE
15 27 (0.21%) Sun Certification
16 26 (0.20%) Brainbench
16 26 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
17 25 (0.19%) CCNA
18 21 (0.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 695 (5.35%) QA
2 58 (0.45%) SDET
3 54 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 46 (0.35%) MISRA
5 41 (0.32%) SLA
6 29 (0.22%) MISRA C
7 27 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 25 (0.19%) ISO13485
10 23 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 20 (0.15%) DICOM
12 19 (0.15%) DO-178B
13 18 (0.14%) JSP 440
14 14 (0.11%) HL7
14 14 (0.11%) ISO15022
14 14 (0.11%) ISO20022
15 11 (0.085%) WCAG
16 9 (0.069%) HMG Infosec
16 9 (0.069%) TickIT
17 7 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 364 (2.80%) Docker
2 208 (1.60%) Firmware
3 124 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 115 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 75 (0.58%) HDFS
6 61 (0.47%) Active Directory
7 34 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 31 (0.24%) VirtualBox
9 28 (0.22%) Varnish
10 27 (0.21%) Xen
11 26 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 19 (0.15%) Snort
13 10 (0.077%) LXC
14 9 (0.069%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.062%) iptables
16 6 (0.046%) Hyper-V
16 6 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.039%) XenServer
18 4 (0.031%) KVM
18 4 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 386 (2.97%) Puppet
2 267 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 206 (1.59%) Ansible
4 60 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 54 (0.42%) SCVMM
5 54 (0.42%) Terraform
6 38 (0.29%) Salt
7 32 (0.25%) Graphite
7 32 (0.25%) WMI
8 27 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 26 (0.20%) Mesos
9 26 (0.20%) Nagios
9 26 (0.20%) Packer
10 23 (0.18%) HAProxy
11 20 (0.15%) Grafana
12 19 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (0.12%) Oozie
14 14 (0.11%) NetBackup
14 14 (0.11%) Uchiwa
15 13 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1395 (10.75%) Oracle
2 1334 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 238 (1.83%) Google
4 217 (1.67%) IBM
5 153 (1.18%) VMware
6 132 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 124 (0.96%) SAP
8 123 (0.95%) Apple
9 118 (0.91%) Facebook
10 101 (0.78%) TIBCO
11 94 (0.72%) hybris
12 89 (0.69%) Twitter
13 82 (0.63%) Adobe
14 79 (0.61%) Cisco
14 79 (0.61%) EMC
14 79 (0.61%) Informatica
14 79 (0.61%) Zend
15 78 (0.60%) Atlassian
15 78 (0.60%) HP
16 71 (0.55%) Sun
Oxfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 44,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £65,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago