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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
England / London
Rank 556 623 616
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 18 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.070% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.073% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 19
Median salary £54,000 £68,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%

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
31902 39561 40162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26996 34116 33932
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +38 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (67.50%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Web Services
3 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 16 (40.00%) QA
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle
6 14 (35.00%) XML
6 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
7 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) BDD
8 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) Data Migration
8 12 (30.00%) Image Processing
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.00%) GIS
8 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 12 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (30.00%) Migration
9 11 (27.50%) Selenium
9 11 (27.50%) C
9 11 (27.50%) C#
9 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
9 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
10 10 (25.00%) Windows 7

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 9 (22.50%) ArcGIS
1 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.50%) G Suite
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) IPsec
2 1 (2.50%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) GIS
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.50%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) ClearCase
2 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (15.00%) Fiddler
3 6 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) Protractor
4 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.50%) Bundler
7 2 (5.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.50%) JIRA
8 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Retail
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Front Office
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) Web Services
2 14 (35.00%) XML
3 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (22.50%) Dojo
4 9 (22.50%) GWT
4 9 (22.50%) J2EE
4 9 (22.50%) JSF
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) RESTful
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) React
7 3 (7.50%) CSS3
7 3 (7.50%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) .NET
8 2 (5.00%) Node.js
8 2 (5.00%) REST
9 1 (2.50%) JSP
9 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blog
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (32.50%) BDD
4 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 12 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 12 (30.00%) Migration
4 12 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
5 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
6 9 (22.50%) Process Management
7 8 (20.00%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) Open Source
9 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 5 (12.50%) ATDD
10 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
10 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) C
4 11 (27.50%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) PL/SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 3 (7.50%) Go
9 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) ISTQB
3 9 (22.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) PhD
6 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CISA
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) MCSD
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SDET
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Snort
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Google
4 9 (22.50%) ESRI
4 9 (22.50%) Fujitsu
4 9 (22.50%) Lumension
4 9 (22.50%) Sophos
5 4 (10.00%) Cognizant
6 2 (5.00%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Solace
7 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.50%) VMware
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