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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / London
Rank 167 199 262
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 664 670 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.98% 1.67% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.73% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 530 572 384
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,752 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 January 2017.

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 January 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 -4 62 £62,500 -5.66% 13
Hammersmith +10 11 £27,500 -67.64%
Docklands, London - 7 £42,500 -
Wimbledon +3 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Hounslow - 4 £51,250 - 1
Greenford 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
Greenwich - 3 £35,000 -
Croydon +4 2 £46,750 -15.00% 2
Twickenham -7 2 £37,500 -6.25%
West Drayton - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Chessington -8 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Ilford - 1 £32,000 -
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 1366 (98.27%) Software Engineering
2 695 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 634 (45.61%) Java
4 530 (38.13%) JavaScript
5 384 (27.63%) Python
6 376 (27.05%) SQL
7 349 (25.11%) C#
8 340 (24.46%) C++
9 328 (23.60%) TDD
10 324 (23.31%) Linux
11 314 (22.59%) HTML
12 301 (21.65%) Finance
13 271 (19.50%) Degree
14 253 (18.20%) .NET
15 250 (17.99%) Computer Science
16 247 (17.77%) Microservices
17 242 (17.41%) CSS
18 232 (16.69%) OO
19 215 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
20 208 (14.96%) AngularJS
21 200 (14.39%) BDD
22 195 (14.03%) Git (software)
23 192 (13.81%) Node.js
24 181 (13.02%) C
25 180 (12.95%) Scrum
26 179 (12.88%) Web Services
27 178 (12.81%) REST
28 169 (12.16%) Scala
29 166 (11.94%) DevOps
30 164 (11.80%) Amazon AWS

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 89 (6.40%) Apache Spark
2 87 (6.26%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (3.38%) Apache
4 46 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.45%) JBoss
6 22 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 21 (1.51%) WebLogic
8 20 (1.44%) Jetty
8 20 (1.44%) nginx
9 16 (1.15%) IIS
10 15 (1.08%) Confluence
11 12 (0.86%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.65%) WordPress
13 8 (0.58%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.50%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.50%) CMS
15 6 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.43%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.29%) GlassFish
Applications
1 47 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Summit
2 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 164 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (4.17%) GitHub
4 26 (1.87%) SaaS
5 25 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (1.15%) PaaS
8 12 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (0.86%) CloudFront
9 10 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (0.50%) iTunes
11 7 (0.50%) Office 365
12 6 (0.43%) Google Play
12 6 (0.43%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
14 4 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 35 (2.52%) HTTP
3 29 (2.09%) Internet
4 17 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.86%) RS-232
5 12 (0.86%) RS-485
6 9 (0.65%) Firewall
7 5 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.36%) SNMP
8 4 (0.29%) 3G
8 4 (0.29%) 4G
8 4 (0.29%) GSM
8 4 (0.29%) OpenFlow
8 4 (0.29%) SSL
9 2 (0.14%) DNS
9 2 (0.14%) LDAP
9 2 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.072%) DVB
10 1 (0.072%) IPsec
10 1 (0.072%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (11.80%) MySQL
2 141 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 123 (8.85%) MongoDB
4 116 (8.35%) Big Data
5 101 (7.27%) SQL Server
6 92 (6.62%) Relational Database
7 91 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
8 71 (5.11%) Hadoop
9 69 (4.96%) Redis
10 67 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (2.30%) RDBMS
12 24 (1.73%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (1.22%) CouchDB
14 17 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
15 14 (1.01%) Couchbase
16 13 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (0.94%) Apache Hive
17 12 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 195 (14.03%) Git (software)
2 148 (10.65%) Jenkins
3 58 (4.17%) Maven
4 46 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 46 (3.31%) TeamCity
5 42 (3.02%) JUnit
6 36 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 36 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (2.09%) Gradle
7 29 (2.09%) Selenium
7 29 (2.09%) Visual Studio
8 28 (2.01%) Grunt
9 24 (1.73%) Hudson
10 23 (1.65%) Jasmine
11 21 (1.51%) Ant
11 21 (1.51%) MSBuild
11 21 (1.51%) Subversion
12 19 (1.37%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.37%) gulp
13 18 (1.29%) Travis CI
General
1 301 (21.65%) Finance
2 109 (7.84%) Banking
3 97 (6.98%) Games
4 85 (6.12%) Retail
5 44 (3.17%) Marketing
6 35 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 27 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.58%) Front Office
9 19 (1.37%) Prime Brokerage
10 18 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.29%) Legal
11 15 (1.08%) Publishing
12 14 (1.01%) Electronics
13 12 (0.86%) Music Industry
14 11 (0.79%) Law
15 9 (0.65%) Advertising
15 9 (0.65%) Military
16 8 (0.58%) Back Office
17 7 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.50%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (22.59%) HTML
2 253 (18.20%) .NET
3 242 (17.41%) CSS
4 208 (14.96%) AngularJS
5 192 (13.81%) Node.js
6 179 (12.88%) Web Services
7 178 (12.81%) REST
8 149 (10.72%) HTML5
9 143 (10.29%) Spring
10 111 (7.99%) ASP.NET
11 109 (7.84%) RESTful
12 98 (7.05%) React
13 96 (6.91%) XML
14 77 (5.54%) jQuery
15 70 (5.04%) CSS3
16 66 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 61 (4.39%) Hibernate
18 59 (4.24%) J2EE
19 48 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
20 44 (3.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 250 (17.99%) Computer Science
2 113 (8.13%) Fintech
3 70 (5.04%) Algorithms
4 64 (4.60%) User Experience
5 53 (3.81%) Physics
6 52 (3.74%) Mathematics
7 49 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (3.02%) Data Structures
9 39 (2.81%) Mobile App
10 31 (2.23%) Virtual Team
11 29 (2.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 24 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
13 21 (1.51%) Blockchain
14 19 (1.37%) Hedge funds
15 18 (1.29%) N-Tier
16 16 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (1.08%) Visualisation
18 14 (1.01%) Device Driver
19 12 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 11 (0.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 324 (23.31%) Linux
2 136 (9.78%) Unix
3 104 (7.48%) Windows
4 46 (3.31%) Android
5 28 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.22%) AIX
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.072%) CentOS
10 1 (0.072%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1366 (98.27%) Software Engineering
2 695 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (23.60%) TDD
4 247 (17.77%) Microservices
5 232 (16.69%) OO
6 215 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
7 200 (14.39%) BDD
8 180 (12.95%) Scrum
9 166 (11.94%) DevOps
10 160 (11.51%) Open Source
11 153 (11.01%) Analytics
12 152 (10.94%) MVC
13 115 (8.27%) E-Commerce
14 111 (7.99%) OOP
15 94 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 94 (6.76%) SDLC
16 79 (5.68%) Functional Programming
16 79 (5.68%) Kanban
16 79 (5.68%) Mentoring
17 76 (5.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 634 (45.61%) Java
2 530 (38.13%) JavaScript
3 384 (27.63%) Python
4 376 (27.05%) SQL
5 349 (25.11%) C#
6 340 (24.46%) C++
7 181 (13.02%) C
8 169 (12.16%) Scala
9 130 (9.35%) Ruby
10 121 (8.71%) PHP
11 87 (6.26%) Go
12 54 (3.88%) TypeScript
13 47 (3.38%) Bash Shell
14 40 (2.88%) Perl
15 39 (2.81%) T-SQL
16 37 (2.66%) PL/SQL
16 37 (2.66%) Shell Script
17 36 (2.59%) Clojure
18 26 (1.87%) Embedded C
18 26 (1.87%) F#
Qualifications
1 271 (19.50%) Degree
2 41 (2.95%) PhD
3 31 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 12 (0.86%) BC Cleared
6 10 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (0.29%) MCSD
8 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.29%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.14%) ISEB
10 1 (0.072%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.072%) CISA
10 1 (0.072%) CISM
10 1 (0.072%) CISSP
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.072%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.19%) QA
2 15 (1.08%) GCP
2 15 (1.08%) SDET
3 4 (0.29%) DO-178B
3 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.29%) MISRA
3 4 (0.29%) MISRA C
4 3 (0.22%) JTAG
4 3 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (7.55%) Docker
2 12 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.65%) Firmware
5 8 (0.58%) HDFS
6 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.36%) KVM
8 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.14%) Xen
10 1 (0.072%) Snort
10 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (3.74%) Ansible
2 51 (3.67%) Puppet
3 32 (2.30%) Kubernetes
4 30 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.08%) Mesos
6 12 (0.86%) Grafana
7 11 (0.79%) Kibana
7 11 (0.79%) rkt
8 10 (0.72%) Nagios
9 8 (0.58%) logstash
9 8 (0.58%) Opsview
10 7 (0.50%) Terraform
11 6 (0.43%) Riemann
12 4 (0.29%) Icinga
13 3 (0.22%) Rancher
14 2 (0.14%) Salt
15 1 (0.072%) Graphite
15 1 (0.072%) StatsD
Vendors
1 100 (7.19%) Oracle
2 73 (5.25%) Microsoft
3 50 (3.60%) Google
4 31 (2.23%) Splunk
5 23 (1.65%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.37%) Zend
7 17 (1.22%) ILOG
8 13 (0.94%) IBM
9 12 (0.86%) Fiorano
9 12 (0.86%) Talend
9 12 (0.86%) VMware
9 12 (0.86%) WSO2
10 10 (0.72%) Altova
11 9 (0.65%) Facebook
12 8 (0.58%) MuleSoft
13 7 (0.50%) Calypso
13 7 (0.50%) Murex
13 7 (0.50%) PayPal
13 7 (0.50%) Tableau
13 7 (0.50%) Temenos
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 60000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Vouchers, Breakfast
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus, private health care, progr
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago