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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2649 2105 2609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.30% 4.71% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 5.40% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 1787 2234
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
37485 38962 42576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.14% 87.14% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32257 32517 35043
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +27 364 £62,500 +13.63% 57
Ealing +2 35 £67,500 -10.00% 1
Surbiton +3 19 £37,500 +4.16%
Chessington +2 17 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Croydon +11 16 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Uxbridge +8 11 £48,750 +50.00% 3
Hammersmith +2 11 £55,000 - 1
Hounslow -5 9 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -11 9 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Wimbledon - 8 £49,000 -
Canary Wharf +10 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Orpington - 6 £41,000 -
Greenford -4 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Westminster - 4 £85,000 - 1
Paddington - 4 £70,000 -
Enfield - 3 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £120,000 -
Harrow - 2 £55,000 -
New Malden - 2 £57,000 -
Bermondsey - 2 £55,000 -
Clapham - 2 £47,500 -
Twickenham +6 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Brentford +5 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Northwood - 1 £51,000 -
Hendon - 1 £58,500 -
Southwark - 1 £32,500 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2736 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 2304 (44.03%) Java
3 1593 (30.44%) Finance
4 1573 (30.06%) Degree
5 1541 (29.45%) JavaScript
6 1536 (29.35%) TDD
7 1297 (24.79%) C#
8 1263 (24.14%) Computer Science
9 1250 (23.89%) SQL
10 1242 (23.73%) OO
11 1164 (22.24%) HTML
12 1150 (21.98%) C++
13 1087 (20.77%) .NET
14 1047 (20.01%) Python
15 975 (18.63%) Linux
16 966 (18.46%) Scrum
17 950 (18.15%) CSS
18 742 (14.18%) Web Services
19 700 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
20 680 (12.99%) MVC
21 673 (12.86%) HTML5
22 667 (12.75%) AngularJS
23 654 (12.50%) SQL Server
24 624 (11.92%) BDD
25 597 (11.41%) Spring
26 592 (11.31%) Unix
27 576 (11.01%) Multithreading
28 567 (10.84%) jQuery
29 562 (10.74%) Windows
30 555 (10.61%) Analytical Skills

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
1 490 (9.36%) Node.js
2 207 (3.96%) Apache Spark
3 177 (3.38%) Tomcat
4 158 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
5 135 (2.58%) Apache
6 80 (1.53%) Apache Solr
7 78 (1.49%) nginx
8 77 (1.47%) IIS
9 65 (1.24%) JBoss
10 62 (1.18%) CMS
11 51 (0.97%) Apache Pig
12 44 (0.84%) WebLogic
13 43 (0.82%) WebSphere
14 35 (0.67%) Confluence
14 35 (0.67%) SharePoint
15 34 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 26 (0.50%) Jetty
16 26 (0.50%) Mule
17 21 (0.40%) Drupal
18 18 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 180 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 48 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.59%) MS Office
4 27 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.17%) MS Project
6 9 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.13%) HipChat
8 5 (0.096%) 3ds Max
9 4 (0.076%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.038%) Weka
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 28 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
5 10 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.15%) Beauchamp
8 5 (0.096%) Magento
8 5 (0.096%) SAP GRC
8 5 (0.096%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.076%) AquaLogic BPM
9 4 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.057%) MetaTrader
11 2 (0.038%) Oracle Receivables
12 1 (0.019%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.019%) Endur
12 1 (0.019%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.019%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 457 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 264 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (3.65%) SaaS
4 141 (2.69%) GitHub
5 63 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 60 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 43 (0.82%) PaaS
9 39 (0.75%) Google App Engine
10 26 (0.50%) Route 53
11 24 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (0.34%) IaaS
13 13 (0.25%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.23%) Force.com
14 12 (0.23%) Heroku
15 10 (0.19%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
17 5 (0.096%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 160 (3.06%) Internet
2 138 (2.64%) TCP/IP
3 114 (2.18%) HTTP
4 56 (1.07%) Network Security
5 41 (0.78%) Multicast
6 37 (0.71%) AMQP
7 29 (0.55%) Firewall
8 27 (0.52%) Intranet
9 26 (0.50%) VLAN
10 24 (0.46%) LDAP
11 22 (0.42%) MQTT
12 17 (0.32%) Extranet
13 16 (0.31%) DNS
13 16 (0.31%) SSL
14 12 (0.23%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.19%) RFID
15 10 (0.19%) SNMP
16 8 (0.15%) BIG-IP
17 7 (0.13%) ATM
17 7 (0.13%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 545 (10.41%) NoSQL
3 449 (8.58%) Big Data
4 406 (7.76%) Hadoop
5 361 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 324 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 323 (6.17%) MySQL
8 199 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
9 190 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 161 (3.08%) Redis
11 137 (2.62%) RDBMS
12 104 (1.99%) Apache Hive
13 100 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 89 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
15 86 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
16 78 (1.49%) Oracle Database
17 77 (1.47%) Neo4j
18 75 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 60 (1.15%) Data Mining
20 54 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 537 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 331 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 286 (5.47%) JUnit
4 277 (5.29%) Maven
5 229 (4.38%) Subversion
6 207 (3.96%) JIRA
7 206 (3.94%) Selenium
8 101 (1.93%) SpecFlow
8 101 (1.93%) TeamCity
9 99 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 97 (1.85%) Cucumber
11 90 (1.72%) Visual Studio
12 82 (1.57%) NUnit
13 75 (1.43%) Eclipse
13 75 (1.43%) Grunt
13 75 (1.43%) WebDriver
14 73 (1.39%) gulp
14 73 (1.39%) Jasmine
15 70 (1.34%) Mockito
16 56 (1.07%) Moq
General
1 1593 (30.44%) Finance
2 283 (5.41%) Games
3 269 (5.14%) Banking
4 247 (4.72%) Front Office
5 224 (4.28%) Retail
6 206 (3.94%) Marketing
7 172 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 101 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 99 (1.89%) Publishing
10 93 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 74 (1.41%) Law
12 69 (1.32%) Advertising
13 54 (1.03%) Legal
14 43 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 37 (0.71%) Electronics
16 35 (0.67%) Back Office
17 29 (0.55%) Online Betting
18 25 (0.48%) Automotive
19 24 (0.46%) French Language
20 22 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2984 (57.02%) Developer
2 1358 (25.95%) Software Engineer
3 1054 (20.14%) Java Developer
4 545 (10.41%) C# Developer
5 517 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 473 (9.04%) .NET Developer
7 426 (8.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 418 (7.99%) C++ Developer
9 399 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 395 (7.55%) Java Engineer
11 381 (7.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 327 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
13 317 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
14 302 (5.77%) Software Developer
15 218 (4.17%) Agile Developer
16 217 (4.15%) Python Developer
17 202 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
18 200 (3.82%) Java Software Developer
18 200 (3.82%) SQL Developer
19 191 (3.65%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1164 (22.24%) HTML
2 1087 (20.77%) .NET
3 950 (18.15%) CSS
4 742 (14.18%) Web Services
5 673 (12.86%) HTML5
6 667 (12.75%) AngularJS
7 597 (11.41%) Spring
8 567 (10.84%) jQuery
9 463 (8.85%) XML
10 452 (8.64%) ASP.NET
11 419 (8.01%) CSS3
12 379 (7.24%) REST
13 320 (6.12%) RESTful
14 300 (5.73%) WCF
15 279 (5.33%) J2EE
16 272 (5.20%) Hibernate
17 250 (4.78%) React
18 240 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
19 237 (4.53%) J2SE
20 229 (4.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1263 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 555 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 377 (7.20%) Algorithms
4 308 (5.89%) Mathematics
5 290 (5.54%) Hedge funds
6 258 (4.93%) Mobile App
7 216 (4.13%) Data Structures
8 211 (4.03%) User Experience
9 193 (3.69%) Fintech
10 188 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 125 (2.39%) Derivative
11 125 (2.39%) Visualisation
12 124 (2.37%) Physics
13 115 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
14 114 (2.18%) Management Information System
15 78 (1.49%) Online Games
16 66 (1.26%) Blog
17 58 (1.11%) Statistics
18 56 (1.07%) N-Tier
19 55 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 975 (18.63%) Linux
2 592 (11.31%) Unix
3 562 (10.74%) Windows
4 341 (6.52%) Android
5 325 (6.21%) Apple iOS
6 85 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 55 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 50 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 24 (0.46%) CentOS
10 18 (0.34%) Solaris
11 16 (0.31%) Windows Server
12 11 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 10 (0.19%) FreeBSD
13 10 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (0.15%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.13%) CoreOS
17 5 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.057%) AIX
19 2 (0.038%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2736 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1536 (29.35%) TDD
3 1242 (23.73%) OO
4 966 (18.46%) Scrum
5 700 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
6 680 (12.99%) MVC
7 624 (11.92%) BDD
8 576 (11.01%) Multithreading
9 521 (9.96%) E-Commerce
10 477 (9.12%) Open Source
11 469 (8.96%) OOP
12 431 (8.24%) Unit Testing
13 430 (8.22%) DevOps
14 389 (7.43%) Web Development
15 370 (7.07%) Analytics
16 351 (6.71%) SDLC
17 312 (5.96%) Low Latency
18 295 (5.64%) Mentoring
19 282 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
20 259 (4.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2304 (44.03%) Java
2 1541 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 1297 (24.79%) C#
4 1250 (23.89%) SQL
5 1150 (21.98%) C++
6 1047 (20.01%) Python
7 457 (8.73%) Scala
8 429 (8.20%) C
9 352 (6.73%) PHP
10 346 (6.61%) Ruby
11 201 (3.84%) Objective-C
12 142 (2.71%) T-SQL
13 135 (2.58%) Perl
14 119 (2.27%) Clojure
15 99 (1.89%) Go
16 98 (1.87%) R
17 86 (1.64%) PL/SQL
18 84 (1.61%) Bash Shell
19 82 (1.57%) VB.NET
20 75 (1.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1573 (30.06%) Degree
2 174 (3.33%) PhD
3 92 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 36 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 34 (0.65%) Brainbench
6 31 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 28 (0.54%) PMP
8 22 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.36%) CISSP
10 17 (0.32%) DV Cleared
11 16 (0.31%) Sun Certification
12 14 (0.27%) ISEB
13 12 (0.23%) SANS
14 11 (0.21%) CCNA
14 11 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.21%) GIAC
14 11 (0.21%) Linux+ Certification
14 11 (0.21%) MCSE
14 11 (0.21%) SSCP
15 10 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (5.60%) QA
2 33 (0.63%) SDET
3 21 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.27%) HL7
4 14 (0.27%) JSP 440
4 14 (0.27%) SLA
5 9 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.076%) WCAG
8 3 (0.057%) Basel III
8 3 (0.057%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 3 (0.057%) MISRA
8 3 (0.057%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.019%) MiFID
9 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 174 (3.33%) Docker
2 44 (0.84%) HDFS
3 32 (0.61%) Varnish
4 29 (0.55%) Active Directory
5 27 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 18 (0.34%) Firmware
7 17 (0.32%) VirtualBox
8 12 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (0.23%) iptables
9 9 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.096%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.096%) Xen
11 2 (0.038%) KVM
11 2 (0.038%) LXC
11 2 (0.038%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.038%) vCloud
12 1 (0.019%) Squid
12 1 (0.019%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 225 (4.30%) Puppet
2 181 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 125 (2.39%) Ansible
4 37 (0.71%) WMI
5 34 (0.65%) Kubernetes
6 22 (0.42%) Mesos
7 19 (0.36%) HAProxy
8 17 (0.32%) Nagios
9 15 (0.29%) yum
10 11 (0.21%) Terraform
11 10 (0.19%) Packer
11 10 (0.19%) Salt
12 9 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
12 9 (0.17%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.15%) Apache Shiro
14 7 (0.13%) Graphite
15 6 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 6 (0.11%) logstash
15 6 (0.11%) MOM
16 5 (0.096%) SCCM
Vendors
1 522 (9.98%) Oracle
2 451 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 153 (2.92%) Google
4 86 (1.64%) Apple
5 80 (1.53%) Red Hat
6 58 (1.11%) Splunk
7 54 (1.03%) TIBCO
8 50 (0.96%) IBM
8 50 (0.96%) Sybase
9 46 (0.88%) hybris
10 44 (0.84%) Facebook
11 42 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (0.76%) Cloudera
13 38 (0.73%) Adobe
14 37 (0.71%) Informatica
14 37 (0.71%) Talend
15 35 (0.67%) Zend
16 34 (0.65%) VMware
17 32 (0.61%) Twitter
18 31 (0.59%) Hortonworks
West London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum OnsiteGym, Great Location, Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + equity
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitas LBI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitas LBI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ink Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Excellent Bonus, Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday