The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 44 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.34% 4.07% 13.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 4.13% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 18
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 121 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 92.58% 98.37% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 204 109 116
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) UML
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 8 (57.14%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Games
5 3 (21.43%) Signal Processing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) InstallAnywhere
6 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Firmware
6 1 (7.14%) InstallShield

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InstallAnywhere
1 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
3 3 (21.43%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft