The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 56 32 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 77 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.61% 6.36% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 7.62% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 31
Median salary £61,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 1010 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.67% 83.47% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 737 737 770
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Essex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Essex

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester +1 17 £62,500 +38.88%
Basildon +15 6 £42,500 - 2
Southend-on-Sea +4 6 £76,500 +118.57%
Saffron Walden -1 1 £22,500 -41.93% 1
Chelmsford -3 1 - -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 41 (53.95%) Degree
2 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 38 (50.00%) HTML
4 36 (47.37%) Computer Science
5 33 (43.42%) Oracle
5 33 (43.42%) OOP
5 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (39.47%) Java
7 29 (38.16%) Relational Database
8 28 (36.84%) C#
8 28 (36.84%) CSS
9 27 (35.53%) OO
10 26 (34.21%) J2EE
10 26 (34.21%) E-Commerce
10 26 (34.21%) Ajax
11 25 (32.89%) Swing
11 25 (32.89%) Oracle Database
11 25 (32.89%) Open Source
12 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
13 23 (30.26%) WebLogic
13 23 (30.26%) JBoss
14 22 (28.95%) WebSphere
15 18 (23.68%) Linux
16 17 (22.37%) .NET
17 16 (21.05%) WPF
18 15 (19.74%) PL/SQL
18 15 (19.74%) SQL
19 12 (15.79%) MVC
19 12 (15.79%) .NET Framework
19 12 (15.79%) SDLC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 23 (30.26%) JBoss
1 23 (30.26%) WebLogic
2 22 (28.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.95%) IaaS
1 3 (3.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) Relational Database
2 25 (32.89%) Oracle Database
3 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.89%) MySQL
6 3 (3.95%) Big Data
6 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) MSTest
1 3 (3.95%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.32%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.32%) Gradle
3 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) JUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Military
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 32 (42.11%) Programmer
3 29 (38.16%) Java Developer
4 26 (34.21%) Java Programmer
4 26 (34.21%) Senior Developer
5 24 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (30.26%) J2EE Programmer
7 22 (28.95%) Agile Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Agile Java Developer
7 22 (28.95%) J2EE Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Oracle Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Agile Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Java Programmer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 22 (28.95%) Senior Programmer
8 16 (21.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (36.84%) CSS
3 26 (34.21%) Ajax
3 26 (34.21%) J2EE
4 25 (32.89%) Swing
5 17 (22.37%) .NET
6 16 (21.05%) WPF
7 12 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
8 9 (11.84%) Web Services
9 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 7 (9.21%) HTML5
10 7 (9.21%) jQuery
11 5 (6.58%) WCF
11 5 (6.58%) XML
12 4 (5.26%) OpenCL
13 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (3.95%) REST
13 3 (3.95%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 36 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.26%) CUDA
4 4 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.95%) Physics
6 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Biology
7 1 (1.32%) DataPower
7 1 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.32%) RIA
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) VxWorks
4 3 (3.95%) Unix
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (43.42%) OOP
2 27 (35.53%) OO
3 26 (34.21%) E-Commerce
4 25 (32.89%) Open Source
5 12 (15.79%) MVC
5 12 (15.79%) SDLC
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
7 6 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.58%) DevOps
8 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.58%) TDD
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.26%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) Validation
9 4 (5.26%) Web Development
10 3 (3.95%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 30 (39.47%) Java
3 28 (36.84%) C#
4 15 (19.74%) PL/SQL
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
5 8 (10.53%) C
5 8 (10.53%) C++
6 6 (7.89%) Embedded C
7 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.58%) XAML
8 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.63%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (53.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) JTAG
2 1 (1.32%) MISRA
2 1 (1.32%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Ansible
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
1 3 (3.95%) Salt
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) Kibana
2 1 (1.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) Intel
3 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
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