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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 195 227 216
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 669 633 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.70% 1.42% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.48% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 582 510 684
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +90 135 £55,000 +4.76% 18
Ealing +21 24 £67,500 +3.84%
Uxbridge +6 9 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £55,000 -
Hounslow +4 7 £47,500 -20.83%
Croydon 0 7 £42,500 +17.24%
Hayes - 3 £50,000 -
Twickenham +16 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Mayfair - 2 £120,000 -
Harrow +7 1 - -
Brentford +6 1 £52,500 -22.22%
Hammersmith +4 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Chessington -6 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1368 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 726 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 661 (47.01%) Java
4 484 (34.42%) TDD
5 432 (30.73%) JavaScript
6 429 (30.51%) C#
7 387 (27.52%) SQL
8 368 (26.17%) HTML
9 355 (25.25%) C++
10 341 (24.25%) Degree
11 316 (22.48%) .NET
12 309 (21.98%) Python
13 307 (21.83%) OO
14 304 (21.62%) Computer Science
15 295 (20.98%) Finance
16 271 (19.27%) CSS
17 265 (18.85%) Scrum
18 247 (17.57%) Linux
19 239 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
20 228 (16.22%) AngularJS
21 223 (15.86%) HTML5
22 212 (15.08%) SQL Server
23 203 (14.44%) BDD
24 195 (13.87%) Web Services
25 180 (12.80%) Node.js
26 177 (12.59%) MVC
27 170 (12.09%) Scala
28 169 (12.02%) Open Source
29 158 (11.24%) Windows
30 157 (11.17%) Git (software)

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 62 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (2.35%) Apache
3 29 (2.06%) Apache Spark
4 27 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 21 (1.49%) IIS
6 20 (1.42%) Confluence
7 19 (1.35%) JBoss
8 17 (1.21%) nginx
9 13 (0.92%) Mule
10 9 (0.64%) CMS
11 7 (0.50%) Jetty
12 5 (0.36%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.36%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.28%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.21%) Apache TomEE
14 3 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.36%) HipChat
4 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.071%) MS Office
5 1 (0.071%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.21%) assyst
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.071%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 128 (9.10%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.70%) GitHub
4 26 (1.85%) SaaS
5 24 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.71%) PaaS
7 9 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.50%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.50%) IaaS
9 6 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (0.43%) Route 53
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.36%) Heroku
11 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 44 (3.13%) HTTP
3 28 (1.99%) Network Security
4 27 (1.92%) Internet
5 14 (1.00%) Multicast
6 13 (0.92%) AMQP
7 11 (0.78%) MQTT
8 8 (0.57%) FTP
8 8 (0.57%) LDAP
8 8 (0.57%) SNMP
9 7 (0.50%) ATM
10 6 (0.43%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.28%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.28%) SSL
12 3 (0.21%) DVB
12 3 (0.21%) Intranet
13 2 (0.14%) Broadband
13 2 (0.14%) Extranet
13 2 (0.14%) RFID
13 2 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 138 (9.82%) NoSQL
3 132 (9.39%) Big Data
4 103 (7.33%) MySQL
5 81 (5.76%) MongoDB
6 77 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 62 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
8 58 (4.13%) Relational Database
9 51 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (2.56%) Redis
11 23 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 15 (1.07%) Data Mining
15 15 (1.07%) Event Store
16 14 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 14 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
17 13 (0.92%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 157 (11.17%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.83%) Jenkins
3 72 (5.12%) Maven
4 65 (4.62%) JUnit
5 53 (3.77%) Subversion
6 51 (3.63%) JIRA
7 39 (2.77%) TeamCity
8 37 (2.63%) SpecFlow
9 33 (2.35%) Visual Studio
10 24 (1.71%) Mockito
11 20 (1.42%) Selenium
11 20 (1.42%) Vagrant
12 17 (1.21%) jMock
12 17 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (0.92%) MSBuild
14 13 (0.92%) NUnit
15 12 (0.85%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.85%) gulp
15 12 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 295 (20.98%) Finance
2 67 (4.77%) Games
3 63 (4.48%) Front Office
4 57 (4.05%) Banking
5 46 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 45 (3.20%) Retail
7 40 (2.84%) Marketing
8 34 (2.42%) Advertising
9 22 (1.56%) Electronics
9 22 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.28%) Publishing
11 17 (1.21%) Aerospace
12 14 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.85%) Law
13 12 (0.85%) Legal
14 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.50%) Back Office
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (26.17%) HTML
2 316 (22.48%) .NET
3 271 (19.27%) CSS
4 228 (16.22%) AngularJS
5 223 (15.86%) HTML5
6 195 (13.87%) Web Services
7 180 (12.80%) Node.js
8 140 (9.96%) jQuery
8 140 (9.96%) Spring
9 132 (9.39%) ASP.NET
10 116 (8.25%) CSS3
11 106 (7.54%) WCF
12 104 (7.40%) WPF
13 102 (7.25%) J2EE
14 81 (5.76%) React
15 73 (5.19%) RESTful
16 72 (5.12%) XML
17 70 (4.98%) Hibernate
18 68 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
19 61 (4.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 304 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 110 (7.82%) Hedge funds
3 90 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (5.76%) Algorithms
5 77 (5.48%) Mobile App
6 73 (5.19%) Mathematics
7 52 (3.70%) Fintech
8 45 (3.20%) Data Structures
9 43 (3.06%) Visualisation
10 37 (2.63%) Physics
11 30 (2.13%) Derivative
12 29 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 28 (1.99%) Blockchain
14 27 (1.92%) BYOD
15 25 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
15 25 (1.78%) User Experience
16 24 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (1.28%) Bitcoin
18 15 (1.07%) Artificial Intelligence
18 15 (1.07%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 247 (17.57%) Linux
2 158 (11.24%) Windows
3 148 (10.53%) Unix
4 92 (6.54%) Android
5 67 (4.77%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (1.21%) Mac OS X
8 16 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (0.71%) Solaris
11 8 (0.57%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.43%) Windows Server
13 5 (0.36%) CentOS
14 3 (0.21%) Fedora
15 2 (0.14%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.071%) AIX
16 1 (0.071%) Symbian OS
16 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1368 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 726 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 484 (34.42%) TDD
4 307 (21.83%) OO
5 265 (18.85%) Scrum
6 239 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
7 203 (14.44%) BDD
8 177 (12.59%) MVC
9 169 (12.02%) Open Source
10 130 (9.25%) DevOps
11 104 (7.40%) OOP
12 100 (7.11%) E-Commerce
13 97 (6.90%) Microservices
14 96 (6.83%) Analytics
15 88 (6.26%) SDLC
16 86 (6.12%) Kanban
16 86 (6.12%) Multithreading
16 86 (6.12%) Web Development
17 82 (5.83%) Pair Programming
17 82 (5.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 661 (47.01%) Java
2 432 (30.73%) JavaScript
3 429 (30.51%) C#
4 387 (27.52%) SQL
5 355 (25.25%) C++
6 309 (21.98%) Python
7 170 (12.09%) Scala
8 149 (10.60%) C
9 107 (7.61%) Ruby
10 92 (6.54%) PHP
11 71 (5.05%) Clojure
12 62 (4.41%) Go
13 58 (4.13%) Objective-C
14 52 (3.70%) T-SQL
15 42 (2.99%) Haskell
16 36 (2.56%) Erlang
17 35 (2.49%) PL/SQL
18 31 (2.20%) F#
19 28 (1.99%) VB.NET
20 26 (1.85%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 341 (24.25%) Degree
2 49 (3.49%) PhD
3 34 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.071%) HND
6 1 (0.071%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.98%) QA
2 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.43%) DO-178B
3 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 6 (0.43%) MISRA
3 6 (0.43%) MISRA C
3 6 (0.43%) SLA
4 5 (0.36%) SDET
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.071%) JTAG
System Software
1 46 (3.27%) Docker
2 17 (1.21%) Firmware
3 11 (0.78%) HDFS
4 9 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.64%) Varnish
5 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.071%) KVM
6 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.071%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (4.05%) Puppet
2 35 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.92%) WMI
4 15 (1.07%) Ansible
5 11 (0.78%) Graphite
5 11 (0.78%) Terraform
6 9 (0.64%) Kibana
7 6 (0.43%) Oozie
8 5 (0.36%) Grafana
8 5 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.36%) Mesos
8 5 (0.36%) StatsD
9 4 (0.28%) logstash
10 3 (0.21%) Salt
11 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.071%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.071%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 124 (8.82%) Oracle
2 95 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 41 (2.92%) Google
4 31 (2.20%) Apple
5 23 (1.64%) TIBCO
6 15 (1.07%) Atlassian
7 12 (0.85%) Sybase
7 12 (0.85%) Zend
8 11 (0.78%) Perforce
9 10 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
10 9 (0.64%) Twitter
11 8 (0.57%) SAP
11 8 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.50%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.43%) Facebook
14 5 (0.36%) Informatica
14 5 (0.36%) Tableau
14 5 (0.36%) Telerik
15 4 (0.28%) Akamai
15 4 (0.28%) BT
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits (including 7% pension) + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago