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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6244 6396 6423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.80% 6.20% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.74% 7.12% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 5375 5580
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £29,500
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
80658 89775 92908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.84% 87.08% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68197 74243 75612
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 23 July 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 23 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 +9 2340 £60,000 - 446
South East +7 1591 £45,000 +5.88% 185
East of England +10 583 £45,000 +8.43% 105
South West 0 518 £45,000 +12.50% 105
Yorkshire -8 328 £40,000 - 63
North West +11 314 £42,500 +6.25% 73
East Midlands +10 299 £42,500 +10.38% 39
West Midlands -14 297 £40,000 +6.66% 38
North East +4 63 £34,750 -3.47% 13
Software Engineering
UK

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6123 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 5135 (39.82%) Java
3 4231 (32.81%) C#
4 4109 (31.86%) Degree
5 3888 (30.15%) JavaScript
6 3648 (28.29%) C++
7 3454 (26.78%) SQL
8 3381 (26.22%) .NET
9 3226 (25.02%) HTML
10 2944 (22.83%) Computer Science
11 2753 (21.35%) TDD
12 2623 (20.34%) OO
13 2577 (19.98%) Linux
14 2550 (19.77%) CSS
15 2303 (17.86%) Finance
16 2288 (17.74%) Scrum
17 2075 (16.09%) Python
18 2015 (15.63%) SQL Server
19 2011 (15.59%) MVC
20 1846 (14.31%) Windows
21 1818 (14.10%) Web Services
22 1774 (13.76%) C
23 1665 (12.91%) ASP.NET
24 1538 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
25 1502 (11.65%) AngularJS
26 1485 (11.52%) HTML5
27 1441 (11.17%) jQuery
28 1383 (10.72%) Oracle
29 1347 (10.45%) Git (software)
30 1305 (10.12%) Microsoft

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
1 365 (2.83%) Apache Spark
2 340 (2.64%) Apache
3 322 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 311 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 290 (2.25%) JBoss
6 206 (1.60%) IIS
7 177 (1.37%) CMS
8 141 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 131 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 129 (1.00%) Apache Solr
11 116 (0.90%) Confluence
12 99 (0.77%) Apache Pig
13 98 (0.76%) SharePoint
14 96 (0.74%) GlassFish
15 93 (0.72%) OpenStack
16 90 (0.70%) WildFly
17 89 (0.69%) nginx
18 62 (0.48%) Umbraco
19 54 (0.42%) Mule
20 35 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 603 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 86 (0.67%) MS Office
3 79 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 36 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (0.24%) Simulink
6 27 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.16%) TargetLink
8 20 (0.16%) HipChat
9 19 (0.15%) MS Visio
9 19 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.085%) 3ds Max
10 11 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
11 10 (0.078%) MS Project
12 9 (0.070%) GNU Octave
13 6 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.023%) CINEMA 4D
15 2 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
15 2 (0.016%) Weka
16 1 (0.008%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 77 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 47 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 31 (0.24%) Magento
4 26 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
6 12 (0.093%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 12 (0.093%) Oracle 11i
6 12 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
7 11 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.078%) Beauchamp
9 9 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
10 8 (0.062%) SAP Business One
11 7 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.039%) SAP GRC
12 5 (0.039%) SAP R/3
13 4 (0.031%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.031%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 4 (0.031%) Sentinel
14 3 (0.023%) nopCommerce
14 3 (0.023%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1007 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 582 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 412 (3.19%) SaaS
4 245 (1.90%) GitHub
5 203 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 172 (1.33%) PaaS
7 155 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 119 (0.92%) IaaS
9 78 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 62 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 44 (0.34%) Google App Engine
12 38 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
13 34 (0.26%) Route 53
14 29 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 27 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
16 20 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
17 19 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
18 18 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 15 (0.12%) iTunes
20 13 (0.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 367 (2.85%) Internet
2 361 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 280 (2.17%) HTTP
4 80 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 69 (0.54%) Firewall
6 67 (0.52%) SSL
7 65 (0.50%) Network Security
8 58 (0.45%) Multicast
9 54 (0.42%) Wireless
10 52 (0.40%) DNS
10 52 (0.40%) LDAP
11 43 (0.33%) VoIP
12 41 (0.32%) RS-485
13 38 (0.29%) RS-232
14 36 (0.28%) HTTPS
15 35 (0.27%) VPN
16 34 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
17 33 (0.26%) SMTP
18 30 (0.23%) SNMP
19 28 (0.22%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2015 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1054 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 1003 (7.78%) MySQL
4 841 (6.52%) Big Data
5 713 (5.53%) Relational Database
6 677 (5.25%) MongoDB
7 648 (5.02%) Hadoop
8 415 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
9 364 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 250 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 191 (1.48%) Oracle Database
12 180 (1.40%) Redis
12 180 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 164 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
14 161 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
15 158 (1.23%) Apache Hive
16 145 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 144 (1.12%) DB2
18 136 (1.05%) Neo4j
19 123 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1347 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 764 (5.92%) Visual Studio
3 744 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 661 (5.13%) JUnit
5 619 (4.80%) Subversion
6 492 (3.82%) JIRA
7 483 (3.75%) Maven
8 468 (3.63%) Selenium
9 441 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 277 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 260 (2.02%) NUnit
12 252 (1.95%) Eclipse
13 163 (1.26%) Hudson
14 160 (1.24%) TeamCity
15 151 (1.17%) Grunt
15 151 (1.17%) JBehave
16 133 (1.03%) Jasmine
17 127 (0.98%) gulp
18 120 (0.93%) WebDriver
19 113 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 2303 (17.86%) Finance
2 699 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 668 (5.18%) Games
4 505 (3.92%) Retail
5 456 (3.54%) Electronics
6 392 (3.04%) Banking
7 340 (2.64%) Marketing
8 283 (2.19%) Automotive
9 273 (2.12%) Aerospace
10 218 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 214 (1.66%) Front Office
12 187 (1.45%) Publishing
13 138 (1.07%) Advertising
14 117 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 110 (0.85%) Investment Banking
16 105 (0.81%) Financial Institution
17 104 (0.81%) Law
18 102 (0.79%) Back Office
19 77 (0.60%) Legal
20 69 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6185 (47.96%) Developer
2 4715 (36.56%) Software Engineer
3 2007 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 1471 (11.41%) C# Developer
5 1343 (10.41%) Software Developer
6 1320 (10.24%) .NET Developer
7 1230 (9.54%) Senior Developer
8 1041 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 1040 (8.06%) Java Engineer
10 986 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 979 (7.59%) C++ Software Engineer
12 897 (6.96%) Java Software Engineer
13 832 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
14 789 (6.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 666 (5.16%) C++ Developer
16 650 (5.04%) C# Software Developer
17 620 (4.81%) Graduate
18 579 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
19 566 (4.39%) .NET Software Engineer
20 546 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3381 (26.22%) .NET
2 3226 (25.02%) HTML
3 2550 (19.77%) CSS
4 1818 (14.10%) Web Services
5 1665 (12.91%) ASP.NET
6 1502 (11.65%) AngularJS
7 1485 (11.52%) HTML5
8 1441 (11.17%) jQuery
9 1252 (9.71%) XML
10 1208 (9.37%) Spring
11 931 (7.22%) Node.js
12 897 (6.96%) REST
13 888 (6.89%) RESTful
14 830 (6.44%) CSS3
15 818 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 799 (6.20%) WCF
17 740 (5.74%) .NET Framework
18 696 (5.40%) J2EE
19 633 (4.91%) JSON
20 621 (4.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2944 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 1030 (7.99%) Mathematics
3 963 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 762 (5.91%) Algorithms
5 538 (4.17%) User Experience
6 472 (3.66%) Mobile App
7 379 (2.94%) Physics
8 316 (2.45%) Hedge funds
9 308 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
10 304 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 302 (2.34%) Visualisation
12 291 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
13 221 (1.71%) Fintech
14 169 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 168 (1.30%) Management Information System
16 157 (1.22%) Digital Media
17 152 (1.18%) Data Centre
18 144 (1.12%) Artificial Intelligence
19 142 (1.10%) Derivative
20 136 (1.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2577 (19.98%) Linux
2 1846 (14.31%) Windows
3 1074 (8.33%) Unix
4 641 (4.97%) Android
5 567 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 135 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
7 105 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 100 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 100 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 67 (0.52%) Solaris
10 55 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 50 (0.39%) VxWorks
11 50 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
12 46 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 42 (0.33%) CentOS
14 41 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 38 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 31 (0.24%) AIX
16 31 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6123 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 2753 (21.35%) TDD
3 2623 (20.34%) OO
4 2288 (17.74%) Scrum
5 2011 (15.59%) MVC
6 1538 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
7 1232 (9.55%) SDLC
8 1152 (8.93%) Multithreading
9 1114 (8.64%) Web Development
10 1105 (8.57%) OOP
11 1016 (7.88%) Open Source
12 985 (7.64%) BDD
13 967 (7.50%) Unit Testing
14 922 (7.15%) DevOps
15 848 (6.58%) E-Commerce
15 848 (6.58%) Mentoring
16 697 (5.40%) SOA
17 669 (5.19%) OOD
18 610 (4.73%) Analytics
19 597 (4.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5135 (39.82%) Java
2 4231 (32.81%) C#
3 3888 (30.15%) JavaScript
4 3648 (28.29%) C++
5 3454 (26.78%) SQL
6 2075 (16.09%) Python
7 1774 (13.76%) C
8 846 (6.56%) Scala
9 756 (5.86%) PHP
10 702 (5.44%) Ruby
11 505 (3.92%) T-SQL
12 428 (3.32%) Perl
13 320 (2.48%) Objective-C
14 299 (2.32%) PL/SQL
15 293 (2.27%) VB.NET
16 264 (2.05%) Embedded C
17 235 (1.82%) Bash Shell
18 214 (1.66%) Embedded C++
19 194 (1.50%) Clojure
20 189 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 4109 (31.86%) Degree
2 553 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 319 (2.47%) PhD
4 237 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 192 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 137 (1.06%) ISEB
7 115 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 107 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 93 (0.72%) PMP
10 61 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 44 (0.34%) CISSP
12 41 (0.32%) HND
13 31 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (0.22%) SANS
15 28 (0.22%) Sun Certification
16 26 (0.20%) CCNA
16 26 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
17 22 (0.17%) Brainbench
18 21 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 709 (5.50%) QA
2 69 (0.54%) SDET
3 63 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 48 (0.37%) MISRA
5 37 (0.29%) ISO13485
6 36 (0.28%) SLA
7 33 (0.26%) DICOM
7 33 (0.26%) MISRA C
8 26 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 22 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (0.15%) DO-178B
10 19 (0.15%) WCAG
11 18 (0.14%) Data Quality
12 16 (0.12%) HL7
13 14 (0.11%) JSP 440
14 10 (0.078%) IEC 61508
14 10 (0.078%) ISO15022
14 10 (0.078%) ISO20022
15 7 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 12207
15 7 (0.054%) TickIT
System Software
1 389 (3.02%) Docker
2 195 (1.51%) Firmware
3 125 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 121 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 82 (0.64%) HDFS
6 56 (0.43%) Active Directory
7 36 (0.28%) Apache Flume
8 35 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 35 (0.27%) VirtualBox
9 23 (0.18%) Xen
10 19 (0.15%) Varnish
11 16 (0.12%) Snort
12 9 (0.070%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.070%) Kamailio
12 9 (0.070%) OpenSIPS
12 9 (0.070%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.062%) LXC
14 7 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.054%) vSphere
15 6 (0.047%) KVM
Systems Management
1 362 (2.81%) Puppet
2 254 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 204 (1.58%) Ansible
4 70 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 63 (0.49%) SCVMM
6 61 (0.47%) Terraform
7 45 (0.35%) Salt
8 40 (0.31%) Graphite
9 35 (0.27%) Packer
10 33 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
11 30 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
12 27 (0.21%) Grafana
13 26 (0.20%) WMI
14 24 (0.19%) Mesos
14 24 (0.19%) Nagios
15 19 (0.15%) HAProxy
15 19 (0.15%) Kibana
15 19 (0.15%) Oozie
16 18 (0.14%) logstash
16 18 (0.14%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 1383 (10.72%) Oracle
2 1305 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 237 (1.84%) Google
3 237 (1.84%) IBM
4 157 (1.22%) VMware
5 129 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 126 (0.98%) Apple
7 122 (0.95%) SAP
8 103 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 99 (0.77%) Facebook
10 98 (0.76%) Cisco
11 94 (0.73%) Atlassian
12 92 (0.71%) HP
13 86 (0.67%) Adobe
14 82 (0.64%) EMC
15 80 (0.62%) hybris
16 76 (0.59%) Sophos
17 74 (0.57%) Twitter
18 73 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
19 72 (0.56%) Sun
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: Java Developer / Software Engineer London to £75k
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday