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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2465 2564 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.44% 5.88% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 6.66% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2120 1813
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
34386 38491 39791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.81% 88.26% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29727 32488 32747
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 September 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 September 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 +10 297 £60,500 -6.92% 84
Croydon -2 15 £56,500 +18.94% 1
Canary Wharf +15 14 £72,500 -
Uxbridge +9 10 £48,750 +14.70%
Ealing +2 9 £72,500 +20.83%
Docklands, London +22 8 £48,000 -40.00%
Hammersmith +13 8 £50,000 - 1
Chessington 0 8 £45,000 - 2
Stanmore - 8 £40,000 -
Chiswick - 7 £55,000 -
Ruislip - 6 £42,500 -
Bromley +5 5 £26,000 -45.26%
Wimbledon -8 4 £67,500 -3.57%
Hendon - 4 - -
Hounslow +8 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Harrow +7 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Greenford +4 2 £33,750 -38.63%
Twickenham - 2 £47,250 - 1
Southwark - 2 £57,500 -
Feltham +4 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Kingston Upon Thames -16 1 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Sidcup - 1 £55,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £100,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2683 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2190 (44.90%) Java
3 1428 (29.27%) TDD
4 1357 (27.82%) JavaScript
5 1291 (26.47%) Finance
6 1199 (24.58%) Degree
7 1169 (23.96%) C#
8 1130 (23.17%) SQL
9 1013 (20.77%) HTML
10 982 (20.13%) Python
11 958 (19.64%) Computer Science
12 952 (19.52%) OO
13 944 (19.35%) .NET
14 868 (17.79%) C++
15 844 (17.30%) Scrum
16 831 (17.04%) Linux
17 792 (16.24%) CSS
18 715 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
19 679 (13.92%) AngularJS
20 641 (13.14%) BDD
21 603 (12.36%) Scala
22 595 (12.20%) Web Services
23 582 (11.93%) MVC
24 580 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
25 558 (11.44%) HTML5
26 554 (11.36%) Git (software)
27 537 (11.01%) Open Source
27 537 (11.01%) DevOps
28 528 (10.82%) Node.js
29 495 (10.15%) SQL Server

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
1 256 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
2 220 (4.51%) Apache Spark
3 132 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 126 (2.58%) Apache
5 87 (1.78%) Apache Solr
6 67 (1.37%) CMS
7 64 (1.31%) Confluence
8 59 (1.21%) JBoss
8 59 (1.21%) WebSphere
9 58 (1.19%) IIS
10 52 (1.07%) nginx
11 43 (0.88%) Apache Pig
12 41 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 39 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 29 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 20 (0.41%) Mule
16 19 (0.39%) Jetty
16 19 (0.39%) MQSeries
16 19 (0.39%) WildFly
17 16 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 169 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 37 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.39%) MS Office
4 14 (0.29%) HipChat
5 12 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.062%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.062%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.041%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.021%) InVision
Business Applications
1 18 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.21%) Beauchamp
5 9 (0.18%) Magento
5 9 (0.18%) Summit
6 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.10%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.082%) FLEXCUBE
9 4 (0.082%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.062%) assyst
10 3 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
11 2 (0.041%) RMDS
11 2 (0.041%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.041%) Shopify
12 1 (0.021%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.021%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.021%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 580 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 202 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (3.16%) GitHub
4 122 (2.50%) SaaS
5 74 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 64 (1.31%) PaaS
8 57 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 35 (0.72%) IaaS
10 30 (0.62%) Amazon S3
11 26 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 23 (0.47%) Route 53
13 18 (0.37%) iTunes
14 16 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
15 14 (0.29%) Google App Engine
16 13 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
17 12 (0.25%) Heroku
17 12 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
17 12 (0.25%) OpenShift
18 10 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 127 (2.60%) Internet
2 124 (2.54%) HTTP
3 87 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 55 (1.13%) Multicast
5 27 (0.55%) Network Security
6 22 (0.45%) DNS
6 22 (0.45%) Firewall
7 20 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 15 (0.31%) LDAP
9 13 (0.27%) Intranet
10 12 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 12 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.23%) SMTP
12 8 (0.16%) Unicast
12 8 (0.16%) VoIP
13 7 (0.14%) FTP
14 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
15 5 (0.10%) AMQP
15 5 (0.10%) IPsec
16 4 (0.082%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 494 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 436 (8.94%) Big Data
4 398 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 316 (6.48%) Hadoop
6 293 (6.01%) MySQL
7 274 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 224 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 198 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
10 112 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 110 (2.26%) Redis
12 95 (1.95%) Neo4j
13 86 (1.76%) Apache Hive
14 71 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 62 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 56 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
17 53 (1.09%) Data Mining
17 53 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 52 (1.07%) Couchbase
19 47 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 554 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 347 (7.11%) Jenkins
3 223 (4.57%) JUnit
4 208 (4.26%) JIRA
5 200 (4.10%) Maven
6 156 (3.20%) Selenium
7 128 (2.62%) Subversion
8 106 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 86 (1.76%) TeamCity
10 83 (1.70%) Visual Studio
11 78 (1.60%) Grunt
12 77 (1.58%) NUnit
13 71 (1.46%) Jasmine
14 67 (1.37%) gulp
15 63 (1.29%) Gradle
16 59 (1.21%) Vagrant
16 59 (1.21%) WebDriver
17 55 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
18 48 (0.98%) SoapUI
19 44 (0.90%) Appium
General
1 1291 (26.47%) Finance
2 307 (6.29%) Games
3 295 (6.05%) Banking
4 268 (5.49%) Retail
5 174 (3.57%) Marketing
6 162 (3.32%) Front Office
7 135 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 94 (1.93%) Law
9 93 (1.91%) Investment Banking
10 91 (1.87%) Publishing
11 66 (1.35%) Back Office
12 60 (1.23%) Advertising
12 60 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 55 (1.13%) Legal
14 46 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
15 43 (0.88%) Automotive
16 31 (0.64%) Electronics
17 23 (0.47%) Online Betting
18 22 (0.45%) Manufacturing
19 19 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2725 (55.86%) Developer
2 1366 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 1003 (20.56%) Java Developer
4 498 (10.21%) Senior Developer
5 487 (9.98%) C# Developer
6 462 (9.47%) Java Engineer
7 458 (9.39%) .NET Developer
8 385 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 368 (7.54%) Java Software Engineer
10 329 (6.74%) C++ Developer
10 329 (6.74%) Senior Software Engineer
11 311 (6.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 285 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
13 267 (5.47%) Software Developer
14 199 (4.08%) Agile Developer
15 198 (4.06%) C# Software Engineer
16 192 (3.94%) Python Developer
17 187 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
18 181 (3.71%) Scala Developer
19 174 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1013 (20.77%) HTML
2 944 (19.35%) .NET
3 792 (16.24%) CSS
4 679 (13.92%) AngularJS
5 595 (12.20%) Web Services
6 558 (11.44%) HTML5
7 528 (10.82%) Node.js
8 482 (9.88%) Spring
9 469 (9.61%) REST
10 389 (7.97%) ASP.NET
11 359 (7.36%) React
12 324 (6.64%) jQuery
13 312 (6.40%) RESTful
14 309 (6.33%) XML
15 305 (6.25%) CSS3
16 193 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 190 (3.90%) WCF
18 188 (3.85%) JSON
19 183 (3.75%) Hibernate
20 177 (3.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 958 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 387 (7.93%) Algorithms
3 383 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 268 (5.49%) Hedge funds
5 250 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 241 (4.94%) Mobile App
7 224 (4.59%) User Experience
8 212 (4.35%) Fintech
9 210 (4.31%) Data Structures
10 164 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 131 (2.69%) Derivative
12 100 (2.05%) Physics
13 98 (2.01%) Artificial Intelligence
14 93 (1.91%) Visualisation
15 79 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
16 68 (1.39%) Statistics
17 64 (1.31%) Management Information System
18 60 (1.23%) Online Games
19 57 (1.17%) Client/Server
20 54 (1.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 831 (17.04%) Linux
2 401 (8.22%) Unix
3 368 (7.54%) Windows
4 252 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 244 (5.00%) Android
6 83 (1.70%) Ubuntu
7 29 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 28 (0.57%) CentOS
9 25 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
10 17 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
11 14 (0.29%) Windows Server
12 12 (0.25%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.16%) CoreOS
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (0.082%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.082%) MVS
16 4 (0.082%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2683 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1428 (29.27%) TDD
3 952 (19.52%) OO
4 844 (17.30%) Scrum
5 715 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
6 641 (13.14%) BDD
7 582 (11.93%) MVC
8 537 (11.01%) DevOps
8 537 (11.01%) Open Source
9 479 (9.82%) E-Commerce
10 437 (8.96%) Microservices
11 429 (8.79%) Multithreading
12 396 (8.12%) OOP
13 371 (7.61%) Analytics
14 305 (6.25%) Web Development
15 282 (5.78%) Front End Development
16 274 (5.62%) SDLC
17 271 (5.56%) Unit Testing
18 263 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
19 247 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2190 (44.90%) Java
2 1357 (27.82%) JavaScript
3 1169 (23.96%) C#
4 1130 (23.17%) SQL
5 982 (20.13%) Python
6 868 (17.79%) C++
7 603 (12.36%) Scala
8 395 (8.10%) Ruby
9 321 (6.58%) C
10 272 (5.58%) PHP
11 152 (3.12%) Go
12 151 (3.10%) Objective-C
13 122 (2.50%) T-SQL
14 108 (2.21%) Clojure
15 106 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 102 (2.09%) Perl
17 93 (1.91%) Apple Swift
17 93 (1.91%) Bash Shell
18 80 (1.64%) ES6
19 69 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 1199 (24.58%) Degree
2 132 (2.71%) PhD
3 103 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 37 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 30 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 23 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 22 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (0.43%) ISEB
8 21 (0.43%) PMP
9 11 (0.23%) BC Cleared
10 10 (0.21%) Brainbench
11 9 (0.18%) CISSP
12 6 (0.12%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.12%) HNC
12 6 (0.12%) HND
12 6 (0.12%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.082%) CISM
13 4 (0.082%) IIBA
13 4 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.082%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (4.22%) QA
2 47 (0.96%) SDET
3 19 (0.39%) SLA
4 12 (0.25%) GCP
5 10 (0.21%) DO-178B
5 10 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 10 (0.21%) MISRA
5 10 (0.21%) MISRA C
6 9 (0.18%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.16%) WCAG
8 7 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.041%) HL7
9 2 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.041%) SEPA
10 1 (0.021%) JTAG
10 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 297 (6.09%) Docker
2 61 (1.25%) HDFS
3 41 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (0.51%) VirtualBox
6 22 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 21 (0.43%) Active Directory
8 15 (0.31%) Apache Flume
9 14 (0.29%) Firmware
10 10 (0.21%) Varnish
11 9 (0.18%) Xen
12 7 (0.14%) LXC
13 5 (0.10%) KVM
14 4 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.041%) Hyper-V
15 2 (0.041%) Squid
16 1 (0.021%) etcd
16 1 (0.021%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.021%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 199 (4.08%) Puppet
2 157 (3.22%) Ansible
3 150 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (1.62%) Kubernetes
5 35 (0.72%) Mesos
6 24 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
7 22 (0.45%) Graphite
8 20 (0.41%) Terraform
9 16 (0.33%) Grafana
10 14 (0.29%) Kibana
10 14 (0.29%) WMI
11 12 (0.25%) Nagios
12 11 (0.23%) Salt
12 11 (0.23%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.21%) Rundeck
14 9 (0.18%) Rancher
14 9 (0.18%) yum
15 8 (0.16%) Capistrano
15 8 (0.16%) HAProxy
15 8 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 366 (7.50%) Oracle
2 296 (6.07%) Microsoft
3 163 (3.34%) Google
4 93 (1.91%) IBM
5 74 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 62 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 62 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 53 (1.09%) Apple
8 50 (1.03%) Sybase
9 49 (1.00%) Splunk
10 43 (0.88%) Cloudera
11 40 (0.82%) MuleSoft
12 38 (0.78%) Hortonworks
13 37 (0.76%) Adobe
14 32 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
14 32 (0.66%) VMware
15 28 (0.57%) SaltStack
15 28 (0.57%) SAP
16 26 (0.53%) Facebook
17 25 (0.51%) PayPal
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: C# Developer / .Net Software Engineer London to £75k
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Options (Early Stage)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Flexible depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago