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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / London
Rank 167 188 243
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 668 721 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.00% 1.75% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.82% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 535 628 421
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
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 £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -7 67 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Wimbledon - 10 £72,500 - 1
Hammersmith 0 9 £27,500 -50.00%
Canary Wharf -10 4 £72,500 +31.81%
Ilford - 4 £32,000 -
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 -
Hounslow +3 3 £47,500 - 1
Hackney - 3 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +16 2 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Croydon 0 2 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Greenford 0 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Twickenham -2 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Chessington -3 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £35,000 -
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1367 (98.27%) Software Engineering
2 670 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
3 627 (45.08%) Java
4 553 (39.76%) JavaScript
5 398 (28.61%) Python
6 361 (25.95%) SQL
7 353 (25.38%) C#
8 344 (24.73%) C++
9 326 (23.44%) Linux
10 320 (23.01%) TDD
11 315 (22.65%) HTML
12 295 (21.21%) Finance
13 288 (20.70%) Degree
14 259 (18.62%) Computer Science
15 255 (18.33%) Microservices
16 254 (18.26%) .NET
17 245 (17.61%) CSS
18 227 (16.32%) AngularJS
19 224 (16.10%) OO
20 210 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
21 194 (13.95%) Git (software)
22 192 (13.80%) Web Services
23 188 (13.52%) C
24 187 (13.44%) Node.js
25 186 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
26 180 (12.94%) Scrum
27 176 (12.65%) REST
28 172 (12.37%) BDD
28 172 (12.37%) MySQL
29 171 (12.29%) Open Source

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 98 (7.05%) Apache Spark
2 84 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
3 51 (3.67%) Apache
4 48 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 38 (2.73%) JBoss
6 26 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 25 (1.80%) WebLogic
8 23 (1.65%) Jetty
9 22 (1.58%) nginx
10 19 (1.37%) IIS
11 17 (1.22%) Confluence
12 13 (0.93%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.72%) WordPress
14 8 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (0.50%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
16 6 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.43%) CMS
16 6 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 48 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.29%) Summit
2 2 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 186 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (3.95%) GitHub
4 28 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.94%) SaaS
6 22 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
9 14 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.93%) Office 365
11 12 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (0.86%) CloudFront
11 12 (0.86%) PaaS
12 6 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.43%) Google Play
12 6 (0.43%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
14 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.22%) Data Lake Analytics
15 2 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.89%) TCP/IP
2 36 (2.59%) HTTP
3 29 (2.08%) Internet
4 17 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.86%) RS-232
5 12 (0.86%) RS-485
6 9 (0.65%) Firewall
7 7 (0.50%) 3G
7 7 (0.50%) 4G
7 7 (0.50%) GSM
7 7 (0.50%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.50%) InfiniBand
7 7 (0.50%) OpenFlow
7 7 (0.50%) SNMP
8 4 (0.29%) Broadband
8 4 (0.29%) DNS
8 4 (0.29%) SSL
9 2 (0.14%) ATM
9 2 (0.14%) LDAP
9 2 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (12.37%) MySQL
2 151 (10.86%) NoSQL
3 117 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 114 (8.20%) Big Data
5 112 (8.05%) SQL Server
6 111 (7.98%) Relational Database
7 102 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
8 68 (4.89%) Redis
9 67 (4.82%) Hadoop
10 66 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 42 (3.02%) RDBMS
12 27 (1.94%) Oracle Database
13 22 (1.58%) Blockchain
14 21 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.44%) InterSystems Cache
16 17 (1.22%) CouchDB
17 16 (1.15%) Neo4j
18 15 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
18 15 (1.08%) Apache Hive
18 15 (1.08%) GIS
Development Applications
1 194 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 150 (10.78%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.39%) Maven
4 49 (3.52%) TeamCity
5 47 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 44 (3.16%) JUnit
7 39 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (2.23%) Selenium
9 31 (2.23%) Visual Studio
10 30 (2.16%) Gradle
10 30 (2.16%) Grunt
11 29 (2.08%) Hudson
11 29 (2.08%) Subversion
12 25 (1.80%) Ant
13 24 (1.73%) MSBuild
14 23 (1.65%) webpack
15 22 (1.58%) gulp
16 20 (1.44%) Eclipse
16 20 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 295 (21.21%) Finance
2 104 (7.48%) Banking
3 88 (6.33%) Games
4 85 (6.11%) Retail
5 45 (3.24%) Marketing
6 33 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.23%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.73%) Front Office
9 16 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.15%) Legal
9 16 (1.15%) Prime Brokerage
10 15 (1.08%) Publishing
11 13 (0.93%) Electronics
12 9 (0.65%) Advertising
12 9 (0.65%) Military
13 8 (0.58%) Law
14 7 (0.50%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.43%) German Language
15 6 (0.43%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (22.65%) HTML
2 254 (18.26%) .NET
3 245 (17.61%) CSS
4 227 (16.32%) AngularJS
5 192 (13.80%) Web Services
6 187 (13.44%) Node.js
7 176 (12.65%) REST
8 149 (10.71%) HTML5
9 139 (9.99%) Spring
10 118 (8.48%) React
11 111 (7.98%) ASP.NET
12 107 (7.69%) RESTful
13 95 (6.83%) XML
14 92 (6.61%) jQuery
15 66 (4.74%) CSS3
16 63 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 62 (4.46%) Hibernate
18 51 (3.67%) J2EE
19 46 (3.31%) SOAP
20 45 (3.24%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 259 (18.62%) Computer Science
2 111 (7.98%) Fintech
3 79 (5.68%) Algorithms
4 65 (4.67%) User Experience
5 45 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (2.80%) Data Structures
7 38 (2.73%) Mobile App
8 29 (2.08%) Virtual Team
9 27 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
10 21 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 21 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.22%) N-Tier
13 16 (1.15%) Device Driver
13 16 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.79%) iPad
15 11 (0.79%) PMI
15 11 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 326 (23.44%) Linux
2 135 (9.71%) Unix
3 110 (7.91%) Windows
4 49 (3.52%) Android
5 27 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.29%) AIX
9 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
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 1367 (98.27%) Software Engineering
2 670 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (23.01%) TDD
4 255 (18.33%) Microservices
5 224 (16.10%) OO
6 210 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
7 180 (12.94%) Scrum
8 172 (12.37%) BDD
9 171 (12.29%) Open Source
10 170 (12.22%) DevOps
11 143 (10.28%) MVC
12 142 (10.21%) Analytics
13 110 (7.91%) E-Commerce
13 110 (7.91%) OOP
14 90 (6.47%) SDLC
15 88 (6.33%) Mentoring
16 85 (6.11%) Continuous Delivery
17 80 (5.75%) Mathematics
18 79 (5.68%) Kanban
19 76 (5.46%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 627 (45.08%) Java
2 553 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 398 (28.61%) Python
4 361 (25.95%) SQL
5 353 (25.38%) C#
6 344 (24.73%) C++
7 188 (13.52%) C
8 164 (11.79%) Scala
9 128 (9.20%) PHP
10 127 (9.13%) Ruby
11 89 (6.40%) Go
12 49 (3.52%) TypeScript
13 46 (3.31%) Bash Shell
14 39 (2.80%) Perl
14 39 (2.80%) T-SQL
15 34 (2.44%) Shell Script
16 33 (2.37%) Clojure
17 31 (2.23%) Groovy
18 28 (2.01%) Embedded C
19 27 (1.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 288 (20.70%) Degree
2 44 (3.16%) PhD
3 31 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.65%) BC Cleared
8 8 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (0.43%) MCSD
9 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.36%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.072%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.072%) CISA
12 1 (0.072%) CISM
12 1 (0.072%) CISSP
12 1 (0.072%) EMC Certification
12 1 (0.072%) ISEB
12 1 (0.072%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.072%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (7.40%) QA
2 16 (1.15%) SDET
3 11 (0.79%) GCP
4 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.29%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.29%) MISRA
5 4 (0.29%) MISRA C
6 3 (0.22%) JTAG
7 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (7.98%) Docker
2 14 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.72%) Firmware
4 9 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.58%) HDFS
5 8 (0.58%) KVM
6 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.14%) Snort
7 2 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 57 (4.10%) Ansible
2 50 (3.59%) Puppet
3 37 (2.66%) Kubernetes
4 32 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.08%) Mesos
6 13 (0.93%) Kibana
7 12 (0.86%) Nagios
8 11 (0.79%) rkt
9 9 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (0.65%) Terraform
10 8 (0.58%) Grafana
10 8 (0.58%) Opsview
11 6 (0.43%) Riemann
12 4 (0.29%) Icinga
12 4 (0.29%) logstash
13 3 (0.22%) Rancher
14 1 (0.072%) StatsD
14 1 (0.072%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 104 (7.48%) Oracle
2 77 (5.54%) Microsoft
3 56 (4.03%) Google
4 31 (2.23%) Splunk
5 29 (2.08%) Zend
6 20 (1.44%) ILOG
7 19 (1.37%) Atlassian
8 15 (1.08%) Altova
9 14 (1.01%) VMware
10 13 (0.93%) Fiorano
10 13 (0.93%) Talend
10 13 (0.93%) WSO2
11 10 (0.72%) Facebook
12 9 (0.65%) Tableau
13 7 (0.50%) IBM
13 7 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.43%) Adobe
15 5 (0.36%) Apple
15 5 (0.36%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.36%) SAP
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum EXCELLENT CORPORATE BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum over 2 years + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago