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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 35 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2546 2106 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.30% 4.84% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 5.53% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 1764 2241
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 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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
36144 38051 42328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.44% 87.43% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31189 31849 35125
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 26 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 26 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 +23 339 £62,500 +8.69% 66
Ealing +6 27 £67,500 -10.00%
Croydon +15 25 £52,500 +40.00%
Uxbridge +11 15 £48,750 +50.00% 3
Surbiton +4 13 £37,500 +4.16%
Hammersmith +8 12 £58,750 +11.90%
Chessington +2 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Hounslow -6 9 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Canary Wharf +11 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 6 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Orpington - 5 £55,000 -
Wimbledon -12 4 £52,000 -25.71%
Greenford - 3 £50,000 -
Hayes - 3 £50,000 - 1
Westminster - 3 £71,250 -
Mayfair - 3 £120,000 -
Harrow +7 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Northwood - 2 £50,500 -
Ruislip - 2 £37,500 -
Paddington - 2 £70,000 -
Enfield - 2 £56,250 -
Twickenham +10 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Brentford +5 1 £52,500 -20.75%
Sidcup -1 1 £55,000 +15.78% 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £47,500 -
Bermondsey - 1 £55,000 -
Clapham - 1 £47,500 -
Southwark - 1 £32,500 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 2739 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 2287 (44.02%) Java
3 1537 (29.59%) Finance
4 1530 (29.45%) JavaScript
5 1518 (29.22%) Degree
6 1509 (29.05%) TDD
7 1263 (24.31%) C#
8 1225 (23.58%) SQL
9 1211 (23.31%) OO
10 1209 (23.27%) Computer Science
11 1170 (22.52%) HTML
12 1109 (21.35%) C++
13 1062 (20.44%) .NET
14 995 (19.15%) Python
15 980 (18.86%) Linux
16 969 (18.65%) Scrum
17 931 (17.92%) CSS
18 747 (14.38%) Web Services
19 703 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
20 688 (13.24%) HTML5
21 671 (12.92%) MVC
22 670 (12.90%) AngularJS
23 650 (12.51%) SQL Server
24 600 (11.55%) BDD
25 582 (11.20%) Spring
26 580 (11.16%) Unix
27 559 (10.76%) Windows
28 552 (10.63%) Git (software)
29 544 (10.47%) jQuery
30 537 (10.34%) Multithreading

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
1 480 (9.24%) Node.js
2 209 (4.02%) Apache Spark
3 179 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 164 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
5 137 (2.64%) Apache
6 84 (1.62%) Apache Solr
7 78 (1.50%) IIS
8 77 (1.48%) nginx
9 69 (1.33%) JBoss
10 63 (1.21%) CMS
11 50 (0.96%) Apache Pig
12 45 (0.87%) Confluence
13 44 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 40 (0.77%) WebSphere
15 36 (0.69%) SharePoint
16 33 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 27 (0.52%) Jetty
17 27 (0.52%) Mule
18 20 (0.38%) OpenStack
19 14 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 168 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 44 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 27 (0.52%) MS Office
4 23 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.17%) HipChat
6 9 (0.17%) MS Project
7 7 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.12%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.058%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.038%) Weka
11 1 (0.019%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 27 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
3 12 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.19%) Beauchamp
4 10 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.096%) Magento
8 5 (0.096%) SAP GRC
8 5 (0.096%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.077%) AquaLogic BPM
10 3 (0.058%) assyst
10 3 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.058%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.019%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.019%) Endur
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.019%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 482 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (3.52%) SaaS
4 142 (2.73%) GitHub
5 62 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 55 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 52 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 39 (0.75%) PaaS
9 37 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 27 (0.52%) Route 53
11 23 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (0.33%) IaaS
13 14 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.25%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.25%) Heroku
15 12 (0.23%) Force.com
16 11 (0.21%) Google Analytics
17 9 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
18 7 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 150 (2.89%) Internet
2 126 (2.43%) TCP/IP
3 109 (2.10%) HTTP
4 56 (1.08%) Network Security
5 49 (0.94%) Multicast
6 30 (0.58%) AMQP
7 28 (0.54%) Firewall
8 26 (0.50%) LDAP
9 24 (0.46%) Intranet
10 19 (0.37%) VLAN
11 18 (0.35%) DNS
11 18 (0.35%) MQTT
12 15 (0.29%) Extranet
13 13 (0.25%) SSL
14 11 (0.21%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.19%) SNMP
16 8 (0.15%) BIG-IP
17 7 (0.13%) ATM
17 7 (0.13%) NGN
17 7 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 650 (12.51%) SQL Server
2 535 (10.30%) NoSQL
3 441 (8.49%) Big Data
4 396 (7.62%) Hadoop
5 343 (6.60%) Relational Database
6 320 (6.16%) MongoDB
7 311 (5.99%) MySQL
8 195 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
9 187 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 136 (2.62%) RDBMS
11 131 (2.52%) Redis
12 102 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 101 (1.94%) Apache Hive
14 87 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
15 83 (1.60%) Neo4j
16 81 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 80 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
18 68 (1.31%) Oracle Database
19 58 (1.12%) Data Mining
20 47 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 552 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 338 (6.51%) Jenkins
3 277 (5.33%) JUnit
4 262 (5.04%) Maven
5 217 (4.18%) Subversion
6 211 (4.06%) JIRA
7 190 (3.66%) Selenium
8 98 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 93 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 91 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 89 (1.71%) Cucumber
12 88 (1.69%) TeamCity
13 84 (1.62%) NUnit
14 81 (1.56%) Grunt
15 75 (1.44%) Jasmine
16 73 (1.41%) gulp
17 71 (1.37%) WebDriver
18 63 (1.21%) Mockito
19 60 (1.15%) Eclipse
20 55 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 1537 (29.59%) Finance
2 305 (5.87%) Games
3 255 (4.91%) Banking
4 240 (4.62%) Front Office
5 225 (4.33%) Retail
6 204 (3.93%) Marketing
7 168 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 108 (2.08%) Publishing
9 93 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 90 (1.73%) Financial Institution
11 82 (1.58%) Law
12 64 (1.23%) Advertising
13 53 (1.02%) Legal
14 47 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
15 39 (0.75%) Electronics
16 36 (0.69%) Online Betting
17 34 (0.65%) Back Office
18 28 (0.54%) Automotive
19 23 (0.44%) French Language
20 22 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2943 (56.65%) Developer
2 1385 (26.66%) Software Engineer
3 1068 (20.56%) Java Developer
4 525 (10.11%) C# Developer
5 517 (9.95%) Senior Developer
6 463 (8.91%) .NET Developer
7 424 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
8 414 (7.97%) Java Engineer
9 402 (7.74%) C++ Developer
10 389 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 381 (7.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 344 (6.62%) Java Software Engineer
13 335 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
14 305 (5.87%) Software Developer
15 220 (4.23%) Agile Developer
16 209 (4.02%) C# Software Engineer
17 208 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
18 203 (3.91%) Python Developer
19 200 (3.85%) SQL Developer
20 183 (3.52%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1170 (22.52%) HTML
2 1062 (20.44%) .NET
3 931 (17.92%) CSS
4 747 (14.38%) Web Services
5 688 (13.24%) HTML5
6 670 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 582 (11.20%) Spring
8 544 (10.47%) jQuery
9 455 (8.76%) XML
10 445 (8.57%) ASP.NET
11 409 (7.87%) CSS3
12 358 (6.89%) REST
13 338 (6.51%) RESTful
14 280 (5.39%) WCF
15 270 (5.20%) J2EE
16 267 (5.14%) React
17 266 (5.12%) Hibernate
18 237 (4.56%) J2SE
19 231 (4.45%) WPF
20 216 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1209 (23.27%) Computer Science
2 535 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 382 (7.35%) Algorithms
4 296 (5.70%) Mathematics
5 291 (5.60%) Hedge funds
6 259 (4.99%) Mobile App
7 212 (4.08%) Data Structures
8 207 (3.98%) User Experience
9 186 (3.58%) Fintech
10 184 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 142 (2.73%) Derivative
12 123 (2.37%) Visualisation
13 112 (2.16%) Management Information System
13 112 (2.16%) Physics
14 99 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
15 83 (1.60%) Online Games
16 61 (1.17%) Blog
17 57 (1.10%) Statistics
18 53 (1.02%) Client/Server
18 53 (1.02%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 980 (18.86%) Linux
2 580 (11.16%) Unix
3 559 (10.76%) Windows
4 340 (6.54%) Android
5 321 (6.18%) Apple iOS
6 91 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 53 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
8 43 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 26 (0.50%) CentOS
10 22 (0.42%) Windows Server
11 17 (0.33%) Solaris
12 13 (0.25%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (0.19%) FreeBSD
14 10 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (0.17%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.13%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.058%) AIX
18 3 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2739 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1509 (29.05%) TDD
3 1211 (23.31%) OO
4 969 (18.65%) Scrum
5 703 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
6 671 (12.92%) MVC
7 600 (11.55%) BDD
8 537 (10.34%) Multithreading
9 517 (9.95%) E-Commerce
10 500 (9.62%) Open Source
11 466 (8.97%) DevOps
12 465 (8.95%) OOP
13 398 (7.66%) Unit Testing
14 391 (7.53%) Web Development
15 365 (7.03%) Analytics
16 348 (6.70%) SDLC
17 301 (5.79%) Low Latency
18 283 (5.45%) Mentoring
19 279 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
20 256 (4.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2287 (44.02%) Java
2 1530 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 1263 (24.31%) C#
4 1225 (23.58%) SQL
5 1109 (21.35%) C++
6 995 (19.15%) Python
7 477 (9.18%) Scala
8 421 (8.10%) C
9 351 (6.76%) Ruby
10 328 (6.31%) PHP
11 194 (3.73%) Objective-C
12 148 (2.85%) T-SQL
13 128 (2.46%) Perl
14 115 (2.21%) Clojure
15 102 (1.96%) Go
16 95 (1.83%) PL/SQL
17 94 (1.81%) R
18 82 (1.58%) VB.NET
19 79 (1.52%) Bash Shell
20 76 (1.46%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1518 (29.22%) Degree
2 179 (3.45%) PhD
3 100 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 36 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 35 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 28 (0.54%) Brainbench
7 27 (0.52%) PMP
8 19 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.31%) ISEB
10 15 (0.29%) CISSP
11 13 (0.25%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.19%) RHCE
13 8 (0.15%) IIBA
13 8 (0.15%) SANS
14 7 (0.13%) CCNA
14 7 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.13%) GIAC
14 7 (0.13%) MCSE
14 7 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (5.18%) QA
2 37 (0.71%) SDET
3 20 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.29%) JSP 440
5 14 (0.27%) HL7
5 14 (0.27%) SLA
6 10 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.096%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 5 (0.096%) MISRA
8 5 (0.096%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.077%) WCAG
10 3 (0.058%) Basel III
11 1 (0.019%) MiFID
11 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 180 (3.46%) Docker
2 50 (0.96%) HDFS
3 30 (0.58%) Varnish
4 29 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 28 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 20 (0.38%) Apache Flume
7 20 (0.38%) Firmware
8 11 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (0.15%) iptables
11 5 (0.096%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.077%) Xen
13 2 (0.038%) LXC
13 2 (0.038%) Squid
13 2 (0.038%) vCloud
14 1 (0.019%) KVM
14 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.019%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 226 (4.35%) Puppet
2 181 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
3 125 (2.41%) Ansible
4 41 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 36 (0.69%) WMI
6 21 (0.40%) Mesos
7 19 (0.37%) HAProxy
8 17 (0.33%) Nagios
9 14 (0.27%) Terraform
9 14 (0.27%) yum
10 12 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
10 12 (0.23%) Salt
11 11 (0.21%) Graphite
12 10 (0.19%) Packer
12 10 (0.19%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.13%) Apache Shiro
14 6 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 6 (0.12%) logstash
14 6 (0.12%) MOM
14 6 (0.12%) Oozie
Vendors
1 504 (9.70%) Oracle
2 433 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 149 (2.87%) Google
4 80 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 79 (1.52%) Apple
6 62 (1.19%) Splunk
7 61 (1.17%) TIBCO
8 52 (1.00%) IBM
9 46 (0.89%) Cloudera
9 46 (0.89%) Facebook
10 43 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 41 (0.79%) hybris
12 40 (0.77%) Sybase
13 38 (0.73%) Adobe
13 38 (0.73%) Informatica
14 37 (0.71%) Hortonworks
14 37 (0.71%) Talend
15 33 (0.64%) VMware
16 32 (0.62%) SaltStack
17 31 (0.60%) Twitter
North London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £135,000 to £160,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £60k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + equity
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + stock options
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday