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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 41 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2350 2301 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.97% 5.20% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 5.91% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2082 1891 2147
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
35231 38909 42017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.56% 87.93% 87.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30522 32651 34850
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 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 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 31 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 +13 327 £60,000 -4.00% 73
Ealing +12 22 £67,500 +17.39%
Croydon +4 20 £54,500 +14.73%
Ruislip - 12 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 11 £55,000 -
Uxbridge +7 10 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Chessington +1 8 £46,250 - 1
Stanmore - 6 £37,000 -
Hammersmith +5 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Hounslow -2 4 £46,250 -22.91%
Docklands, London +20 3 £46,250 -36.20%
Sidcup +1 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Wimbledon -17 3 £52,500 -24.46%
Hayes - 3 £50,000 -
Twickenham +14 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Harrow +7 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Wembley +4 2 £47,500 - 1
Chiswick +2 2 £72,500 +93.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £48,750 -27.77% 2
Orpington - 2 £55,000 -
Southwark - 2 £57,500 -
Northwood - 1 £50,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2688 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2224 (44.38%) Java
3 1468 (29.30%) TDD
4 1410 (28.14%) JavaScript
5 1356 (27.06%) Finance
6 1351 (26.96%) Degree
7 1237 (24.69%) C#
8 1176 (23.47%) SQL
9 1089 (21.73%) Computer Science
10 1075 (21.45%) HTML
11 1055 (21.05%) OO
12 1028 (20.51%) .NET
13 998 (19.92%) C++
14 952 (19.00%) Python
15 931 (18.58%) Scrum
16 868 (17.32%) Linux
17 810 (16.16%) CSS
18 714 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
19 686 (13.69%) Web Services
20 667 (13.31%) AngularJS
21 620 (12.37%) MVC
22 613 (12.23%) HTML5
23 607 (12.11%) SQL Server
24 584 (11.65%) Scala
25 566 (11.30%) BDD
26 550 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
27 549 (10.96%) Git (software)
28 533 (10.64%) DevOps
29 531 (10.60%) Spring
30 526 (10.50%) NoSQL

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
1 224 (4.47%) Apache Spark
2 205 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
3 147 (2.93%) Tomcat
4 135 (2.69%) Apache
5 82 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 65 (1.30%) IIS
7 64 (1.28%) CMS
8 62 (1.24%) nginx
9 60 (1.20%) JBoss
10 55 (1.10%) Confluence
11 52 (1.04%) Apache Pig
12 43 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 35 (0.70%) SharePoint
14 34 (0.68%) WebLogic
15 33 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 26 (0.52%) Mule
17 25 (0.50%) Jetty
18 16 (0.32%) OpenStack
19 15 (0.30%) SAS
20 14 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 168 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.46%) MS Office
4 18 (0.36%) HipChat
5 17 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.16%) 3ds Max
7 8 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.12%) MS Project
10 5 (0.100%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.060%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.060%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.040%) Weka
13 1 (0.020%) InVision
Business Applications
1 27 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.20%) Beauchamp
6 5 (0.100%) Magento
6 5 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.100%) SAP GRC
6 5 (0.100%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.060%) assyst
7 3 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.040%) RMDS
8 2 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.040%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.020%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.020%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 550 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 214 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (3.13%) SaaS
4 156 (3.11%) GitHub
5 63 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 62 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 55 (1.10%) PaaS
8 31 (0.62%) Route 53
9 30 (0.60%) IaaS
10 28 (0.56%) Google App Engine
11 23 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
11 23 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (0.24%) iTunes
15 11 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
16 9 (0.18%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
17 8 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 152 (3.03%) Internet
2 128 (2.55%) HTTP
3 91 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 55 (1.10%) Multicast
5 41 (0.82%) Network Security
6 24 (0.48%) LDAP
7 23 (0.46%) DNS
8 17 (0.34%) Firewall
9 15 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 13 (0.26%) SMTP
11 11 (0.22%) Intranet
12 8 (0.16%) FTP
12 8 (0.16%) VoIP
12 8 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.14%) ATM
13 7 (0.14%) Skype
14 6 (0.12%) AMQP
14 6 (0.12%) NGN
14 6 (0.12%) SSL
15 5 (0.100%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 526 (10.50%) NoSQL
3 435 (8.68%) Big Data
4 355 (7.08%) Hadoop
5 350 (6.98%) MongoDB
6 313 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 277 (5.53%) MySQL
8 218 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 192 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
10 141 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 108 (2.16%) Redis
12 106 (2.12%) Apache Hive
13 101 (2.02%) Neo4j
14 82 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 74 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
16 66 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 62 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
18 54 (1.08%) Oracle Database
19 51 (1.02%) Data Mining
20 38 (0.76%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 549 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 335 (6.69%) Jenkins
3 268 (5.35%) JUnit
4 224 (4.47%) JIRA
5 212 (4.23%) Maven
6 188 (3.75%) Subversion
7 154 (3.07%) Selenium
8 102 (2.04%) Visual Studio
9 87 (1.74%) NUnit
10 86 (1.72%) Cucumber
11 85 (1.70%) TeamCity
12 73 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 71 (1.42%) Grunt
14 68 (1.36%) Jasmine
15 67 (1.34%) Vagrant
16 58 (1.16%) SpecFlow
17 57 (1.14%) Mockito
18 56 (1.12%) gulp
18 56 (1.12%) WebDriver
19 46 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 1356 (27.06%) Finance
2 331 (6.61%) Games
3 277 (5.53%) Banking
4 214 (4.27%) Retail
5 209 (4.17%) Front Office
6 177 (3.53%) Marketing
7 167 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 104 (2.08%) Publishing
9 91 (1.82%) Investment Banking
10 85 (1.70%) Law
11 72 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 68 (1.36%) Advertising
13 50 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
14 49 (0.98%) Legal
15 45 (0.90%) Back Office
16 38 (0.76%) Electronics
17 37 (0.74%) Online Betting
18 36 (0.72%) Automotive
19 21 (0.42%) Manufacturing
20 15 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2807 (56.02%) Developer
2 1356 (27.06%) Software Engineer
3 1056 (21.07%) Java Developer
4 525 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 506 (10.10%) C# Developer
6 455 (9.08%) .NET Developer
7 429 (8.56%) Java Engineer
8 380 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 364 (7.26%) C++ Developer
10 354 (7.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 350 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
12 327 (6.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 307 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 288 (5.75%) Software Developer
15 222 (4.43%) C# Software Engineer
16 216 (4.31%) Agile Developer
17 207 (4.13%) Java Software Developer
18 185 (3.69%) Senior Java Developer
19 180 (3.59%) Python Developer
20 172 (3.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1075 (21.45%) HTML
2 1028 (20.51%) .NET
3 810 (16.16%) CSS
4 686 (13.69%) Web Services
5 667 (13.31%) AngularJS
6 613 (12.23%) HTML5
7 531 (10.60%) Spring
8 485 (9.68%) Node.js
9 426 (8.50%) ASP.NET
10 408 (8.14%) jQuery
11 399 (7.96%) REST
12 391 (7.80%) XML
13 337 (6.73%) RESTful
14 326 (6.51%) React
15 320 (6.39%) CSS3
16 240 (4.79%) WCF
17 232 (4.63%) Hibernate
18 220 (4.39%) J2EE
19 217 (4.33%) WPF
20 197 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1089 (21.73%) Computer Science
2 479 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 367 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 290 (5.79%) Hedge funds
5 253 (5.05%) Mathematics
6 231 (4.61%) Mobile App
7 230 (4.59%) User Experience
8 207 (4.13%) Fintech
9 200 (3.99%) Data Structures
10 158 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 143 (2.85%) Derivative
12 108 (2.16%) Visualisation
13 107 (2.14%) Physics
14 78 (1.56%) Management Information System
15 74 (1.48%) Online Games
16 72 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
17 62 (1.24%) Statistics
18 61 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
19 51 (1.02%) Client/Server
20 48 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 868 (17.32%) Linux
2 498 (9.94%) Unix
3 469 (9.36%) Windows
4 294 (5.87%) Apple iOS
5 283 (5.65%) Android
6 101 (2.02%) Ubuntu
7 41 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
8 31 (0.62%) CentOS
9 25 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 19 (0.38%) Windows Server
11 18 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
12 13 (0.26%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.22%) Solaris
14 9 (0.18%) CoreOS
15 8 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.100%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.080%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
18 3 (0.060%) Fedora
19 2 (0.040%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2688 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1468 (29.30%) TDD
3 1055 (21.05%) OO
4 931 (18.58%) Scrum
5 714 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
6 620 (12.37%) MVC
7 566 (11.30%) BDD
8 533 (10.64%) DevOps
9 522 (10.42%) Open Source
10 493 (9.84%) E-Commerce
11 472 (9.42%) Multithreading
12 429 (8.56%) OOP
13 366 (7.30%) Web Development
14 361 (7.20%) Analytics
15 319 (6.37%) Unit Testing
16 314 (6.27%) SDLC
17 310 (6.19%) Microservices
18 270 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
19 262 (5.23%) Front End Development
20 258 (5.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2224 (44.38%) Java
2 1410 (28.14%) JavaScript
3 1237 (24.69%) C#
4 1176 (23.47%) SQL
5 998 (19.92%) C++
6 952 (19.00%) Python
7 584 (11.65%) Scala
8 368 (7.34%) C
9 361 (7.20%) Ruby
10 253 (5.05%) PHP
11 172 (3.43%) Objective-C
12 138 (2.75%) T-SQL
13 130 (2.59%) Go
14 129 (2.57%) Perl
15 117 (2.33%) Clojure
16 100 (2.00%) PL/SQL
17 86 (1.72%) Apple Swift
18 80 (1.60%) R
19 71 (1.42%) Bash Shell
19 71 (1.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1351 (26.96%) Degree
2 141 (2.81%) PhD
3 108 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 42 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 32 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 28 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 27 (0.54%) PMP
8 22 (0.44%) Brainbench
9 21 (0.42%) ISEB
10 12 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 10 (0.20%) IIBA
12 7 (0.14%) CISSP
13 4 (0.080%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.080%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.060%) CRISC
14 3 (0.060%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.060%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.060%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (4.59%) QA
2 47 (0.94%) SDET
3 20 (0.40%) SLA
4 13 (0.26%) HL7
5 12 (0.24%) JSP 440
6 11 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.22%) WCAG
7 10 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 6 (0.12%) MISRA
8 6 (0.12%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.080%) GCP
10 1 (0.020%) Basel III
10 1 (0.020%) JTAG
10 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 239 (4.77%) Docker
2 63 (1.26%) HDFS
3 35 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
4 32 (0.64%) VirtualBox
5 27 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 27 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (0.42%) Apache Flume
7 20 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 20 (0.40%) Varnish
8 16 (0.32%) Firmware
9 9 (0.18%) Xen
10 8 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.100%) KVM
12 4 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.040%) LXC
13 2 (0.040%) Squid
14 1 (0.020%) etcd
14 1 (0.020%) iptables
14 1 (0.020%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 210 (4.19%) Puppet
2 154 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
3 135 (2.69%) Ansible
4 62 (1.24%) Kubernetes
5 24 (0.48%) WMI
6 23 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
7 22 (0.44%) Mesos
8 20 (0.40%) Graphite
9 17 (0.34%) Terraform
10 16 (0.32%) Nagios
11 13 (0.26%) yum
11 13 (0.26%) ZABBIX
12 12 (0.24%) HAProxy
13 11 (0.22%) Kibana
13 11 (0.22%) Packer
13 11 (0.22%) Rundeck
13 11 (0.22%) Salt
14 9 (0.18%) Grafana
15 8 (0.16%) Oozie
15 8 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 422 (8.42%) Oracle
2 348 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 147 (2.93%) Google
4 76 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 71 (1.42%) Apple
5 71 (1.42%) Red Hat
6 65 (1.30%) IBM
7 55 (1.10%) Cloudera
8 54 (1.08%) Splunk
9 47 (0.94%) Sybase
10 46 (0.92%) Hortonworks
11 41 (0.82%) Atlassian
12 37 (0.74%) Adobe
13 36 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 36 (0.72%) SaltStack
14 35 (0.70%) MuleSoft
15 31 (0.62%) EPiServer
15 31 (0.62%) hybris
16 29 (0.58%) VMware
17 28 (0.56%) Informatica
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum £80,000, 15% bonus, on-site cafe, qu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Point
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday