The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 630 574 605
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 16 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.063% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.068% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 10
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 25 July 2014.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software Development 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 Development Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (77.14%) MySQL
2 24 (68.57%) C++
2 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 23 (65.71%) OO
4 21 (60.00%) UNIX
4 21 (60.00%) OLTP
4 21 (60.00%) Oracle
4 21 (60.00%) STL
4 21 (60.00%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) IIS
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Maven
6 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.43%) PHP
7 4 (11.43%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Windows
8 3 (8.57%) Apache
8 3 (8.57%) Python
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.57%) Nagios
8 3 (8.57%) .NET
8 3 (8.57%) MFC
8 3 (8.57%) C
8 3 (8.57%) Ant

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software Development 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 Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) MySQL
2 21 (60.00%) OLTP
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Maven
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Hudson
2 3 (8.57%) Ant
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.71%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) STL
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) MFC
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
4 2 (5.71%) Qt
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) OO
2 5 (14.29%) Scrum
2 5 (14.29%) TDD
3 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) BDD
5 2 (5.71%) UML
5 2 (5.71%) OOD
5 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C++
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) C
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) HL7
1 1 (2.86%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
1 3 (8.57%) ZABBIX
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago