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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 593 605 641
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 22 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.12% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 22
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Software Development Engineer
England

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
36933 42004 45277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32089 35696 37715
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 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
City of London +63 1 £55,000 -36.23%
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 - 1
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 31 (65.96%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) C++
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Web Development
5 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.15%) C
5 9 (19.15%) Windows
5 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) DevOps
7 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
7 7 (14.89%) Banking
7 7 (14.89%) Degree
7 7 (14.89%) Web Services
7 7 (14.89%) XML
7 7 (14.89%) Front Office
7 7 (14.89%) Finance
8 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (12.77%) GIS
8 6 (12.77%) Linux
8 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.77%) Data Migration

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 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) GIS
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.26%) Hudson
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Capybara
5 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Mocha
5 1 (2.13%) Mockito
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.13%) RSpec
5 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.89%) Banking
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
1 7 (14.89%) Front Office
2 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
1 7 (14.89%) XML
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.51%) HTML5
3 4 (8.51%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) REST
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.26%) J2EE
5 2 (4.26%) JSON
5 2 (4.26%) RESTful
6 1 (2.13%) Akka
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.13%) D3.js
6 1 (2.13%) Dojo
6 1 (2.13%) EJB
6 1 (2.13%) GWT
6 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.64%) Grid Computing
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Derivative
3 3 (6.38%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (6.38%) Fintech
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Online Games
3 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.13%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) Web Development
4 8 (17.02%) DevOps
4 8 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Image Processing
5 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
7 4 (8.51%) Low Latency
7 4 (8.51%) Open Source
8 3 (6.38%) Deep Learning
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) C++
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) C
5 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 5 (10.64%) C#
7 5 (10.64%) Python
8 4 (8.51%) PHP
9 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) PhD
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Pega
3 1 (2.13%) ESRI
3 1 (2.13%) Facebook
3 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.13%) Lumension
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Sophos
3 1 (2.13%) Sybase
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago