The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
England / London
Rank 553 605 618
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 21 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.11% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 18
Median salary £55,000 £68,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +20.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +21.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in London

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Software Development Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +22 4 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (62.79%) Web Services
2 26 (60.47%) Java
3 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
5 16 (37.21%) Image Processing
5 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
5 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
5 16 (37.21%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (37.21%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
5 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
5 16 (37.21%) GIS
5 16 (37.21%) Migration
5 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
6 15 (34.88%) C
6 15 (34.88%) Oracle
7 14 (32.56%) XML
7 14 (32.56%) SQL
7 14 (32.56%) QA
7 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
7 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
9 12 (27.91%) BDD
10 11 (25.58%) Web Application Development
10 11 (25.58%) J2EE
11 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (23.26%) ArcGIS
1 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
1 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.26%) MS Office
2 10 (23.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) GIS
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) ClearCase
1 10 (23.26%) Eclipse
1 10 (23.26%) Selenium
2 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
3 4 (9.30%) Fiddler
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) Bundler
4 3 (6.98%) Protractor
4 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) Capybara
6 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) Mocha
6 1 (2.33%) Mockito
6 1 (2.33%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.33%) RSpec
General
1 9 (20.93%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) Web Services
2 14 (32.56%) XML
3 11 (25.58%) J2EE
4 10 (23.26%) Dojo
4 10 (23.26%) GWT
4 10 (23.26%) JSF
5 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.63%) CSS
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
7 4 (9.30%) Gherkin
7 4 (9.30%) JSON
7 4 (9.30%) RESTful
8 3 (6.98%) CSS3
8 3 (6.98%) HTML5
8 3 (6.98%) React
8 3 (6.98%) REST
9 2 (4.65%) .NET
10 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.33%) SOAP
10 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.98%) Blog
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
1 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
2 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
1 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
1 16 (37.21%) Image Processing
1 16 (37.21%) Migration
1 16 (37.21%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) BDD
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.58%) Web Application Development
5 10 (23.26%) Process Management
6 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
7 8 (18.60%) OO
8 7 (16.28%) Open Source
8 7 (16.28%) TDD
9 5 (11.63%) ATDD
9 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) C
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
6 9 (20.93%) C#
7 5 (11.63%) Python
8 4 (9.30%) Ruby
9 3 (6.98%) C++
10 2 (4.65%) Go
10 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (23.26%) ISTQB
3 10 (23.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) QA
2 5 (11.63%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle
3 10 (23.26%) ESRI
3 10 (23.26%) Fujitsu
3 10 (23.26%) Google
3 10 (23.26%) Lumension
3 10 (23.26%) Sophos
4 4 (9.30%) Cognizant
5 2 (4.65%) Sybase
6 1 (2.33%) Solace
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
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