The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 197 228 233
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 671 628 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.70% 1.41% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.48% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 571 512 595
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 £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software 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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Software 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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +102 129 £55,000 -8.33% 15
Ealing +19 17 £67,500 +17.39%
Uxbridge +6 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Canary Wharf - 8 £55,000 -
Croydon +4 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Hounslow +5 4 £46,250 -13.95%
Hayes - 3 £50,000 -
Twickenham +18 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Hammersmith +8 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 1 £27,500 -4.34%
Chessington -3 1 £47,500 - 3
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Software 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 1357 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 742 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
3 664 (47.74%) Java
4 458 (32.93%) TDD
5 439 (31.56%) C#
6 418 (30.05%) JavaScript
7 387 (27.82%) SQL
8 351 (25.23%) C++
8 351 (25.23%) HTML
9 339 (24.37%) Degree
10 328 (23.58%) .NET
11 320 (23.01%) Python
12 298 (21.42%) Finance
13 292 (20.99%) Computer Science
14 286 (20.56%) OO
15 254 (18.26%) Scrum
16 240 (17.25%) CSS
17 237 (17.04%) Linux
17 237 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
18 208 (14.95%) AngularJS
19 207 (14.88%) BDD
20 201 (14.45%) HTML5
20 201 (14.45%) SQL Server
21 195 (14.02%) Scala
22 185 (13.30%) Node.js
23 182 (13.08%) Web Services
24 175 (12.58%) MVC
25 157 (11.29%) Open Source
26 153 (11.00%) Git (software)
27 151 (10.86%) Windows

Software 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 59 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (2.80%) Apache
3 35 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 23 (1.65%) Confluence
5 22 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.29%) IIS
7 16 (1.15%) nginx
8 13 (0.93%) Mule
9 9 (0.65%) CMS
10 6 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.43%) JBoss
11 5 (0.36%) Jetty
12 4 (0.29%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.29%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.22%) Apache TomEE
13 3 (0.22%) Documentum
13 3 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (0.50%) HipChat
4 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.072%) MS Office
5 1 (0.072%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.22%) assyst
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.072%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 142 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.24%) GitHub
4 26 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.29%) PaaS
5 18 (1.29%) SaaS
6 12 (0.86%) IaaS
7 10 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.65%) iTunes
9 7 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.50%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.43%) Route 53
11 5 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.36%) Heroku
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.38%) HTTP
2 38 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.16%) Internet
4 23 (1.65%) Network Security
5 15 (1.08%) Multicast
6 9 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.58%) AMQP
7 8 (0.58%) FTP
8 7 (0.50%) ATM
9 6 (0.43%) MQTT
10 5 (0.36%) LDAP
10 5 (0.36%) SNMP
11 4 (0.29%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.29%) SSL
12 3 (0.22%) DVB
12 3 (0.22%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.14%) Broadband
13 2 (0.14%) RS-232
13 2 (0.14%) RS-485
13 2 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 150 (10.78%) Big Data
3 131 (9.42%) NoSQL
4 94 (6.76%) MySQL
5 78 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 75 (5.39%) Hadoop
7 59 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
8 58 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 57 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (2.30%) Redis
11 21 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (1.08%) Event Store
14 15 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 15 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
15 13 (0.93%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 153 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 83 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 63 (4.53%) JUnit
3 63 (4.53%) Maven
4 53 (3.81%) JIRA
5 47 (3.38%) Subversion
6 41 (2.95%) TeamCity
7 34 (2.44%) SpecFlow
8 29 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 24 (1.73%) Vagrant
10 23 (1.65%) Mockito
11 17 (1.22%) jMock
12 16 (1.15%) Selenium
13 15 (1.08%) Gradle
13 15 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.86%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.86%) MSBuild
15 12 (0.86%) NUnit
16 10 (0.72%) Mocha
General
1 298 (21.42%) Finance
2 83 (5.97%) Games
3 61 (4.39%) Front Office
4 52 (3.74%) Banking
5 48 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.95%) Marketing
6 41 (2.95%) Retail
7 34 (2.44%) Advertising
8 23 (1.65%) Legal
9 21 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.44%) Electronics
10 20 (1.44%) Publishing
11 15 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (1.01%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.79%) Law
14 11 (0.79%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.58%) Back Office
16 7 (0.50%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (25.23%) HTML
2 328 (23.58%) .NET
3 240 (17.25%) CSS
4 208 (14.95%) AngularJS
5 201 (14.45%) HTML5
6 185 (13.30%) Node.js
7 182 (13.08%) Web Services
8 141 (10.14%) ASP.NET
9 136 (9.78%) Spring
10 106 (7.62%) jQuery
11 97 (6.97%) WCF
12 93 (6.69%) WPF
13 90 (6.47%) CSS3
13 90 (6.47%) React
14 88 (6.33%) J2EE
15 72 (5.18%) RESTful
16 69 (4.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 64 (4.60%) REST
18 63 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 61 (4.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 292 (20.99%) Computer Science
2 104 (7.48%) Hedge funds
3 94 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (6.33%) Algorithms
5 69 (4.96%) Mathematics
6 66 (4.74%) Mobile App
7 59 (4.24%) Fintech
8 50 (3.59%) Data Structures
9 38 (2.73%) Visualisation
10 36 (2.59%) Physics
11 31 (2.23%) Derivative
12 30 (2.16%) Blockchain
13 29 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 26 (1.87%) User Experience
15 22 (1.58%) BYOD
16 19 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
16 19 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (1.29%) Bitcoin
18 17 (1.22%) Blog
18 17 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 237 (17.04%) Linux
2 151 (10.86%) Windows
3 141 (10.14%) Unix
4 74 (5.32%) Android
5 60 (4.31%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.58%) Solaris
11 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.50%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.36%) CentOS
12 5 (0.36%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.22%) Fedora
14 2 (0.14%) Debian
14 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.072%) AIX
15 1 (0.072%) Symbian OS
15 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1357 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 742 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
3 458 (32.93%) TDD
4 286 (20.56%) OO
5 254 (18.26%) Scrum
6 237 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
7 207 (14.88%) BDD
8 175 (12.58%) MVC
9 157 (11.29%) Open Source
10 139 (9.99%) DevOps
11 114 (8.20%) Analytics
12 104 (7.48%) Microservices
13 102 (7.33%) OOP
14 99 (7.12%) E-Commerce
15 93 (6.69%) SDLC
16 85 (6.11%) Kanban
17 84 (6.04%) Multithreading
18 82 (5.90%) Pair Programming
19 80 (5.75%) Web Development
20 76 (5.46%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 664 (47.74%) Java
2 439 (31.56%) C#
3 418 (30.05%) JavaScript
4 387 (27.82%) SQL
5 351 (25.23%) C++
6 320 (23.01%) Python
7 195 (14.02%) Scala
8 144 (10.35%) C
9 114 (8.20%) Ruby
10 76 (5.46%) PHP
11 75 (5.39%) Clojure
12 69 (4.96%) Go
13 52 (3.74%) T-SQL
14 46 (3.31%) Objective-C
15 45 (3.24%) Haskell
16 43 (3.09%) PL/SQL
17 41 (2.95%) Erlang
18 29 (2.08%) F#
19 28 (2.01%) VB.NET
20 25 (1.80%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 339 (24.37%) Degree
2 54 (3.88%) PhD
3 37 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.89%) QA
2 9 (0.65%) SDET
3 6 (0.43%) DO-178B
3 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 6 (0.43%) MISRA
3 6 (0.43%) MISRA C
4 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) SLA
5 3 (0.22%) GCP
6 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.072%) JTAG
System Software
1 54 (3.88%) Docker
2 12 (0.86%) Firmware
3 8 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.50%) HDFS
5 5 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.29%) Varnish
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.072%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.072%) KVM
9 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.072%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (3.74%) Puppet
2 38 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.58%) WMI
4 11 (0.79%) Graphite
5 9 (0.65%) Kibana
5 9 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.65%) Terraform
6 8 (0.58%) Ansible
7 7 (0.50%) Grafana
7 7 (0.50%) StatsD
8 3 (0.22%) Mesos
9 2 (0.14%) logstash
9 2 (0.14%) Oozie
10 1 (0.072%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.072%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.072%) Salt
10 1 (0.072%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 120 (8.63%) Oracle
2 84 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 44 (3.16%) Google
4 29 (2.08%) Apple
5 26 (1.87%) Atlassian
6 24 (1.73%) TIBCO
7 11 (0.79%) Sybase
8 9 (0.65%) SAP
8 9 (0.65%) Wall Street Systems
9 8 (0.58%) PayPal
9 8 (0.58%) Perforce
9 8 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.58%) Zend
10 7 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.50%) Tableau
11 6 (0.43%) Telerik
11 6 (0.43%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.36%) Informatica
12 5 (0.36%) Pega
13 4 (0.29%) New Relic
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £70 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £32,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £65 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options & Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
LiveRamp
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Holiday, Health Care
Posted: 5 days ago