The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 43 83 55
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 42 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.43% 1.94% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 2.30% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 52
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 914 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.19% 84.47% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 738 794 879
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Kent

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Kent

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Dartford +2 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Sandwich - 3 £50,000 -
Stansted - 2 £45,000 -
Tonbridge +5 1 £77,500 +55.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £67,500 - 2
Rochester - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 39 (39.00%) C#
2 38 (38.00%) .NET
3 37 (37.00%) C++
4 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (23.00%) SQL
6 22 (22.00%) TDD
7 21 (21.00%) Finance
7 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
8 19 (19.00%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (18.00%) CSS
9 18 (18.00%) HTML
9 18 (18.00%) MVC
10 17 (17.00%) Device Driver
10 17 (17.00%) C
11 16 (16.00%) Scrum
12 15 (15.00%) ISO 9001
12 15 (15.00%) OO
12 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 15 (15.00%) PL/SQL
12 15 (15.00%) Oracle
12 15 (15.00%) SDLC
12 15 (15.00%) .NET Framework
12 15 (15.00%) Degree
13 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
13 14 (14.00%) HTML5
13 14 (14.00%) Ember.js
13 14 (14.00%) Windows
14 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (13.00%) Java
14 13 (13.00%) ETL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 10 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (9.00%) IIS
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) PaaS
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) Heroku
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) CDMA
1 2 (2.00%) GSM
1 2 (2.00%) LTE
1 2 (2.00%) UMTS
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) DataStage
3 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.00%) Big Data
5 3 (3.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.00%) JIRA
4 2 (2.00%) Maven
4 2 (2.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.00%) Selenium
5 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Electronics
3 5 (5.00%) Games
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Billing
5 3 (3.00%) Military
5 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (64.00%) Software Engineer
2 41 (41.00%) Developer
3 21 (21.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (21.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (16.00%) Analyst
5 16 (16.00%) SQL Developer
6 15 (15.00%) Analyst Developer
6 15 (15.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 15 (15.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 15 (15.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 15 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (15.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 15 (15.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
6 15 (15.00%) Programmer
6 15 (15.00%) Software Analyst
6 15 (15.00%) Software Programmer
6 15 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (15.00%) SQL Programmer
7 12 (12.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (18.00%) CSS
3 18 (18.00%) HTML
4 15 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (14.00%) Ember.js
5 14 (14.00%) HTML5
6 13 (13.00%) Middleware
7 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (9.00%) jQuery
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.00%) CSS3
9 5 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.00%) RESTful
9 5 (5.00%) STL
9 5 (5.00%) XML
10 4 (4.00%) WCF
10 4 (4.00%) Web Services
10 4 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (17.00%) Device Driver
3 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.00%) User Experience
5 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Linux
3 5 (5.00%) Unix
4 4 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.00%) Android
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.00%) TDD
3 18 (18.00%) MVC
4 16 (16.00%) Scrum
5 15 (15.00%) OO
5 15 (15.00%) SDLC
6 13 (13.00%) ETL
6 13 (13.00%) Video Processing
7 11 (11.00%) Migration
7 11 (11.00%) Multithreading
8 10 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (7.00%) DevOps
9 7 (7.00%) OOP
9 7 (7.00%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (6.00%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.00%) Pair Programming
12 4 (4.00%) System Testing
12 4 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) C#
2 37 (37.00%) C++
3 23 (23.00%) SQL
4 17 (17.00%) C
5 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 13 (13.00%) Java
7 12 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.00%) Go
8 10 (10.00%) Ruby
9 7 (7.00%) Embedded C
10 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.00%) Python
12 2 (2.00%) ANSI C
12 2 (2.00%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.00%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.00%) VB
13 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) HND
3 1 (1.00%) HNC
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.00%) MISRA
2 1 (1.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) vSphere
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.00%) Renesas
4 1 (1.00%) SAP
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