The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 36 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2365 2381 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.13% 5.42% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 6.14% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2092 1965 2000
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34671 38778 41186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.82% 88.22% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30027 32683 33933
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in London

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in London

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +10 313 £60,500 -6.92% 78
Ealing +9 16 £70,000 +21.73%
Canary Wharf - 15 £72,500 -
Croydon -5 14 £57,500 +21.05%
Ruislip - 10 £42,500 -
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Chessington +5 7 £45,000 -
Uxbridge -2 6 £56,250 +40.62% 4
Docklands, London +21 5 £46,250 -42.18%
Hammersmith +6 5 £50,000 -
Twickenham +10 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Hounslow +6 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Harrow +6 2 £30,000 - 1
Greenford +3 2 £33,750 -38.63%
Chiswick +1 2 £72,500 +93.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -10 2 £47,500 -29.62% 3
Wimbledon -18 2 £61,250 -11.23%
Sidcup - 2 £55,000 -
Hendon - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 £57,500 -
Bromley - 2 £26,750 - 1
Wembley 0 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £100,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2681 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 2179 (44.06%) Java
3 1449 (29.30%) TDD
4 1361 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 1320 (26.69%) Finance
6 1288 (26.04%) Degree
7 1211 (24.48%) C#
8 1154 (23.33%) SQL
9 1038 (20.99%) HTML
10 1031 (20.85%) Computer Science
11 1020 (20.62%) OO
12 1005 (20.32%) .NET
13 976 (19.73%) Python
14 937 (18.94%) C++
15 885 (17.89%) Scrum
16 848 (17.15%) Linux
17 800 (16.17%) CSS
18 710 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
19 648 (13.10%) AngularJS
20 638 (12.90%) Web Services
21 612 (12.37%) MVC
22 603 (12.19%) BDD
23 594 (12.01%) Scala
24 582 (11.77%) HTML5
25 567 (11.46%) SQL Server
26 565 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
27 550 (11.12%) Git (software)
28 546 (11.04%) DevOps
29 514 (10.39%) Open Source
30 499 (10.09%) Node.js

Software Engineering
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
1 229 (4.63%) Apache Spark
2 224 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
3 146 (2.95%) Tomcat
4 135 (2.73%) Apache
5 86 (1.74%) Apache Solr
6 66 (1.33%) CMS
7 64 (1.29%) nginx
8 61 (1.23%) Confluence
8 61 (1.23%) JBoss
9 60 (1.21%) IIS
10 53 (1.07%) WebSphere
11 45 (0.91%) Apache Pig
12 40 (0.81%) WebLogic
13 39 (0.79%) SharePoint
14 28 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 24 (0.49%) Jetty
15 24 (0.49%) Mule
16 19 (0.38%) Umbraco
17 18 (0.36%) SAS
18 16 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 172 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 35 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.47%) MS Office
4 16 (0.32%) HipChat
5 13 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.14%) 3ds Max
8 7 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.081%) MS Project
11 3 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.061%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.020%) InVision
Business Applications
1 24 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.20%) Beauchamp
4 9 (0.18%) Magento
5 7 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.10%) SAP GRC
6 5 (0.10%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.081%) Summit
8 3 (0.061%) assyst
8 3 (0.061%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.061%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.040%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.040%) RMDS
9 2 (0.040%) SAP APO
9 2 (0.040%) Shopify
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.020%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.020%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 565 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (3.13%) GitHub
4 132 (2.67%) SaaS
5 69 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 67 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 60 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 54 (1.09%) PaaS
9 30 (0.61%) Route 53
10 29 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 29 (0.59%) IaaS
11 25 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
12 19 (0.38%) Google App Engine
13 18 (0.36%) iTunes
14 16 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
15 14 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
16 12 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
16 12 (0.24%) OpenShift
17 10 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 144 (2.91%) Internet
2 124 (2.51%) HTTP
3 87 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 55 (1.11%) Multicast
5 32 (0.65%) Network Security
6 24 (0.49%) DNS
7 23 (0.47%) LDAP
8 21 (0.42%) Firewall
9 20 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 13 (0.26%) SMTP
11 11 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (0.20%) Intranet
13 9 (0.18%) VoIP
14 8 (0.16%) FTP
15 7 (0.14%) ATM
15 7 (0.14%) Ethernet
15 7 (0.14%) Unicast
16 6 (0.12%) Skype
17 5 (0.10%) AMQP
18 4 (0.081%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 496 (10.03%) NoSQL
3 431 (8.71%) Big Data
4 364 (7.36%) MongoDB
5 342 (6.91%) Hadoop
6 301 (6.09%) Relational Database
7 281 (5.68%) MySQL
8 217 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 195 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
10 132 (2.67%) RDBMS
11 105 (2.12%) Redis
12 96 (1.94%) Neo4j
13 95 (1.92%) Apache Hive
14 79 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 77 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
16 66 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 58 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
18 53 (1.07%) Data Mining
19 46 (0.93%) Oracle Database
20 42 (0.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 550 (11.12%) Git (software)
2 331 (6.69%) Jenkins
3 244 (4.93%) JUnit
4 220 (4.45%) JIRA
5 212 (4.29%) Maven
6 159 (3.21%) Subversion
7 142 (2.87%) Selenium
8 97 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 87 (1.76%) Cucumber
10 84 (1.70%) NUnit
11 83 (1.68%) TeamCity
12 74 (1.50%) Grunt
13 66 (1.33%) Vagrant
14 62 (1.25%) Jasmine
15 58 (1.17%) gulp
15 58 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 56 (1.13%) WebDriver
17 54 (1.09%) Gradle
17 54 (1.09%) Mockito
18 44 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 1320 (26.69%) Finance
2 329 (6.65%) Games
3 286 (5.78%) Banking
4 246 (4.97%) Retail
5 188 (3.80%) Front Office
6 174 (3.52%) Marketing
7 152 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 95 (1.92%) Publishing
9 90 (1.82%) Investment Banking
10 89 (1.80%) Law
11 68 (1.37%) Advertising
12 67 (1.35%) Financial Institution
13 56 (1.13%) Back Office
14 49 (0.99%) Legal
15 48 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
16 40 (0.81%) Automotive
17 32 (0.65%) Electronics
17 32 (0.65%) Online Betting
18 22 (0.44%) Manufacturing
19 20 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2792 (56.45%) Developer
2 1338 (27.05%) Software Engineer
3 1027 (20.76%) Java Developer
4 511 (10.33%) Senior Developer
5 504 (10.19%) C# Developer
6 463 (9.36%) .NET Developer
7 422 (8.53%) Java Engineer
8 387 (7.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 363 (7.34%) C++ Developer
10 343 (6.93%) Java Software Engineer
11 331 (6.69%) Senior Software Engineer
12 322 (6.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 306 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 267 (5.40%) Software Developer
15 214 (4.33%) Agile Developer
16 210 (4.25%) C# Software Engineer
17 190 (3.84%) Python Developer
17 190 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
18 180 (3.64%) SQL Developer
19 178 (3.60%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1038 (20.99%) HTML
2 1005 (20.32%) .NET
3 800 (16.17%) CSS
4 648 (13.10%) AngularJS
5 638 (12.90%) Web Services
6 582 (11.77%) HTML5
7 499 (10.09%) Node.js
8 496 (10.03%) Spring
9 425 (8.59%) REST
10 411 (8.31%) ASP.NET
11 358 (7.24%) jQuery
12 344 (6.96%) XML
13 337 (6.81%) React
14 327 (6.61%) RESTful
15 307 (6.21%) CSS3
16 217 (4.39%) WCF
17 207 (4.19%) J2EE
18 201 (4.06%) WPF
19 199 (4.02%) Hibernate
20 198 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1031 (20.85%) Computer Science
2 422 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 388 (7.84%) Algorithms
4 291 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 256 (5.18%) Mathematics
6 244 (4.93%) Mobile App
7 223 (4.51%) User Experience
8 206 (4.16%) Data Structures
9 205 (4.14%) Fintech
10 151 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 139 (2.81%) Derivative
12 106 (2.14%) Physics
13 97 (1.96%) Visualisation
14 88 (1.78%) Artificial Intelligence
15 76 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
16 73 (1.48%) Online Games
17 71 (1.44%) Management Information System
17 71 (1.44%) Statistics
18 55 (1.11%) Client/Server
19 49 (0.99%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 848 (17.15%) Linux
2 431 (8.71%) Unix
3 411 (8.31%) Windows
4 281 (5.68%) Apple iOS
5 267 (5.40%) Android
6 100 (2.02%) Ubuntu
7 30 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
8 28 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 26 (0.53%) CentOS
10 20 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
11 16 (0.32%) Windows Server
12 14 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 10 (0.20%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.14%) Solaris
15 6 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
18 3 (0.061%) Fedora
18 3 (0.061%) FreeBSD
19 2 (0.040%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2681 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1449 (29.30%) TDD
3 1020 (20.62%) OO
4 885 (17.89%) Scrum
5 710 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
6 612 (12.37%) MVC
7 603 (12.19%) BDD
8 546 (11.04%) DevOps
9 514 (10.39%) Open Source
10 486 (9.83%) E-Commerce
11 447 (9.04%) Multithreading
12 412 (8.33%) OOP
13 369 (7.46%) Analytics
14 362 (7.32%) Microservices
15 337 (6.81%) Web Development
16 300 (6.07%) Unit Testing
17 294 (5.94%) SDLC
18 266 (5.38%) Front End Development
19 259 (5.24%) Continuous Delivery
20 249 (5.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2179 (44.06%) Java
2 1361 (27.52%) JavaScript
3 1211 (24.48%) C#
4 1154 (23.33%) SQL
5 976 (19.73%) Python
6 937 (18.94%) C++
7 594 (12.01%) Scala
8 370 (7.48%) Ruby
9 334 (6.75%) C
10 257 (5.20%) PHP
11 163 (3.30%) Objective-C
12 147 (2.97%) Go
13 121 (2.45%) T-SQL
14 120 (2.43%) Perl
15 119 (2.41%) Clojure
16 101 (2.04%) PL/SQL
17 92 (1.86%) Apple Swift
18 80 (1.62%) Bash Shell
19 79 (1.60%) R
20 66 (1.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 1288 (26.04%) Degree
2 134 (2.71%) PhD
3 107 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 38 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 28 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 28 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 24 (0.49%) PMP
7 23 (0.47%) ISEB
8 15 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.28%) Brainbench
10 9 (0.18%) CISSP
11 8 (0.16%) IIBA
12 7 (0.14%) BC Cleared
12 7 (0.14%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.081%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.081%) HNC
13 4 (0.081%) HND
13 4 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.061%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (4.16%) QA
2 46 (0.93%) SDET
3 21 (0.42%) SLA
4 11 (0.22%) WCAG
5 10 (0.20%) HL7
5 10 (0.20%) JSP 440
6 9 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.16%) GCP
8 7 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.12%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 6 (0.12%) MISRA
9 6 (0.12%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.040%) SEPA
11 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.020%) JTAG
11 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 257 (5.20%) Docker
2 70 (1.42%) HDFS
3 35 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 32 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 28 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (0.53%) Active Directory
7 22 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 18 (0.36%) Apache Flume
9 16 (0.32%) Varnish
10 11 (0.22%) Firmware
11 9 (0.18%) Xen
12 5 (0.10%) KVM
12 5 (0.10%) LXC
12 5 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.061%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.040%) Squid
15 1 (0.020%) etcd
15 1 (0.020%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 207 (4.19%) Puppet
2 157 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 149 (3.01%) Ansible
4 71 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 26 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
5 26 (0.53%) Mesos
6 23 (0.47%) Graphite
7 18 (0.36%) Nagios
8 17 (0.34%) WMI
9 15 (0.30%) Salt
9 15 (0.30%) Terraform
9 15 (0.30%) ZABBIX
10 14 (0.28%) Grafana
11 12 (0.24%) Kibana
12 11 (0.22%) HAProxy
12 11 (0.22%) Packer
12 11 (0.22%) Rundeck
12 11 (0.22%) yum
13 8 (0.16%) Oozie
13 8 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 398 (8.05%) Oracle
2 319 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 152 (3.07%) Google
4 82 (1.66%) IBM
5 78 (1.58%) TIBCO
6 68 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 63 (1.27%) Apple
8 56 (1.13%) Splunk
9 52 (1.05%) Atlassian
10 49 (0.99%) Cloudera
11 48 (0.97%) Sybase
12 41 (0.83%) Hortonworks
13 37 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
14 36 (0.73%) MuleSoft
15 34 (0.69%) SaltStack
15 34 (0.69%) VMware
16 32 (0.65%) Adobe
17 29 (0.59%) SAP
18 27 (0.55%) PayPal
19 26 (0.53%) EPiServer
London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Flexible depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 5-10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Working + Benefits Packag
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago