The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 586 636 570
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 47 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.035% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.037% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 41 5 25
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £52,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £28,000 -
Software Development Engineer
England

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 62 (81.58%) Java
2 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (59.21%) Selenium
4 43 (56.58%) WebDriver
5 39 (51.32%) MVC
6 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 33 (43.42%) JUnit
7 33 (43.42%) CSS
7 33 (43.42%) Cucumber
8 32 (42.11%) Eclipse
8 32 (42.11%) HTML
9 31 (40.79%) TestNG
10 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (39.47%) Scrum
11 29 (38.16%) Maven
12 28 (36.84%) JIRA
12 28 (36.84%) QA
13 27 (35.53%) JBehave
13 27 (35.53%) SDLC
14 26 (34.21%) Ant
14 26 (34.21%) HTTP
14 26 (34.21%) E-Commerce
14 26 (34.21%) XML
15 25 (32.89%) BDD
16 24 (31.58%) Test Scripting
17 23 (30.26%) C#
17 23 (30.26%) User Stories
18 21 (27.63%) Black-Box Testing
18 21 (27.63%) C++
18 21 (27.63%) SQL

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) MySQL
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) OLTP
3 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.95%) Big Data
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (59.21%) Selenium
2 43 (56.58%) WebDriver
3 33 (43.42%) JUnit
3 33 (43.42%) Cucumber
4 32 (42.11%) Eclipse
5 31 (40.79%) TestNG
6 29 (38.16%) Maven
7 28 (36.84%) JIRA
8 27 (35.53%) JBehave
9 26 (34.21%) Ant
10 6 (7.89%) FitNesse
10 6 (7.89%) NUnit
11 5 (6.58%) jMock
11 5 (6.58%) JSUnit
11 5 (6.58%) Calabash
12 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
13 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
13 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
14 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
14 1 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 9 (11.84%) Retail
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Publishing
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Front Office
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) CSS
2 32 (42.11%) HTML
3 26 (34.21%) XML
4 21 (27.63%) .NET
5 10 (13.16%) STL
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.89%) Gherkin
8 5 (6.58%) DOM
8 5 (6.58%) J2SE
9 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.32%) Java EE
11 1 (1.32%) RESTful
11 1 (1.32%) JSP
11 1 (1.32%) SOAP
11 1 (1.32%) Sphinx
11 1 (1.32%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.32%) DirectX
11 1 (1.32%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Blog
2 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 9 (11.84%) Data Structures
4 9 (11.84%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.26%) Photography
7 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.63%) User Experience
9 1 (1.32%) Xbox
9 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.32%) Physics
9 1 (1.32%) DTV
9 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) UNIX
2 11 (14.47%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (51.32%) MVC
3 30 (39.47%) Scrum
3 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (35.53%) SDLC
5 26 (34.21%) E-Commerce
6 25 (32.89%) BDD
7 24 (31.58%) Test Scripting
8 23 (30.26%) User Stories
9 21 (27.63%) Black-Box Testing
10 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.37%) OO
12 16 (21.05%) Regression Testing
13 12 (15.79%) DevOps
14 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
15 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
15 9 (11.84%) Software Deployment
15 9 (11.84%) OOD
16 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
16 6 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (81.58%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.26%) C#
4 21 (27.63%) C++
4 21 (27.63%) SQL
5 15 (19.74%) C
6 12 (15.79%) Python
7 11 (14.47%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) Lua
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ISEB
2 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 3 (3.95%) Tableau
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
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