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 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 53 34 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 77 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.99% 6.03% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 6.97% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 34 63 38
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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
818 1105 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 81.56% 86.46% 78.81%
Number of salaries quoted 652 849 917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 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 24 June 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 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
Colchester +7 21 £62,500 +38.88%
Southend-on-Sea -4 6 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Basildon - 4 £62,500 -
Saffron Walden -1 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Chelmsford -5 1 - -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 53 (60.23%) Degree
2 45 (51.14%) Computer Science
3 42 (47.73%) Java
4 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
5 38 (43.18%) HTML
5 38 (43.18%) Oracle
5 38 (43.18%) OOP
6 33 (37.50%) OO
6 33 (37.50%) J2EE
6 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 29 (32.95%) Ajax
8 29 (32.95%) CSS
8 29 (32.95%) Oracle Database
9 28 (31.82%) Open Source
9 28 (31.82%) Swing
9 28 (31.82%) E-Commerce
10 26 (29.55%) WebLogic
10 26 (29.55%) C#
11 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
11 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
11 25 (28.41%) JBoss
11 25 (28.41%) WebSphere
12 23 (26.14%) Linux
13 16 (18.18%) SQL
14 15 (17.05%) .NET
14 15 (17.05%) RDBMS
15 14 (15.91%) WPF
16 12 (13.64%) C++
17 11 (12.50%) C

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 26 (29.55%) WebLogic
2 25 (28.41%) JBoss
2 25 (28.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
1 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 29 (32.95%) Oracle Database
3 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
4 15 (17.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.55%) MySQL
6 3 (3.41%) Big Data
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.41%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.27%) MSTest
3 2 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Electronics
2 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Automotive
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Military
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (68.18%) Developer
2 40 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 33 (37.50%) Programmer
4 32 (36.36%) Senior Developer
5 31 (35.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (31.82%) Java Programmer
7 25 (28.41%) Agile Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 25 (28.41%) J2EE Developer
7 25 (28.41%) J2EE Programmer
7 25 (28.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Oracle Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Java Programmer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 25 (28.41%) Senior Programmer
8 22 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.18%) HTML
2 33 (37.50%) J2EE
3 29 (32.95%) Ajax
3 29 (32.95%) CSS
4 28 (31.82%) Swing
5 15 (17.05%) .NET
6 14 (15.91%) WPF
7 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.82%) Web Services
9 5 (5.68%) Entity Framework
9 5 (5.68%) HTML5
9 5 (5.68%) XML
10 4 (4.55%) jQuery
10 4 (4.55%) OpenCL
10 4 (4.55%) WCF
11 3 (3.41%) Java EE
11 3 (3.41%) REST
12 2 (2.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 45 (51.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) CUDA
3 4 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Physics
4 3 (3.41%) Biology
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.27%) Life Science
6 1 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.14%) RIA
6 1 (1.14%) Statistics
6 1 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Windows
3 9 (10.23%) VxWorks
4 5 (5.68%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Unix
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) OOP
2 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.50%) OO
3 28 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 28 (31.82%) Open Source
4 11 (12.50%) MVC
4 11 (12.50%) SDLC
5 6 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (6.82%) TDD
6 5 (5.68%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.68%) Multithreading
6 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.68%) Scrum
6 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.68%) Validation
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (3.41%) Analytics
8 3 (3.41%) Business Transformation
8 3 (3.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) Java
2 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 26 (29.55%) C#
4 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
5 16 (18.18%) SQL
6 12 (13.64%) C++
7 11 (12.50%) C
8 9 (10.23%) Embedded C
9 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.55%) XAML
11 3 (3.41%) VB
12 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (60.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) JTAG
2 1 (1.14%) MISRA
2 1 (1.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
1 1 (1.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Intel
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago