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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / London
Rank 26 33 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2340 2649 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.10% 6.42% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 7.19% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2315 1548
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
29661 36820 36507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.25% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24888 31447 30568
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 £39,000 £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 26 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -20 205 £65,000 +4.00% 85
Chiswick +4 13 £57,500 -11.53%
Canary Wharf -1 12 £100,000 +53.84%
Wimbledon +5 11 £72,500 - 1
Hammersmith -5 10 £27,500 -50.00%
Bromley - 10 - -
Hackney - 9 £51,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 8 £42,500 -
West End +6 5 £35,000 -51.72% 26
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Stanmore - 5 £40,000 -
Croydon +2 4 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Ilford - 4 £32,000 -
Twickenham -2 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Hounslow -4 3 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Brentford - 3 £57,500 -
Greenford -2 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Chessington -4 2 - -
Edgware - 2 £100,000 -
Heathrow - 2 £55,000 -
Uxbridge -6 1 £36,500 -18.88%
Greenwich - 1 £35,000 -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 2591 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
2 2009 (42.09%) Java
3 1566 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 1470 (30.80%) Finance
5 1226 (25.69%) TDD
6 1137 (23.82%) SQL
7 1101 (23.07%) Degree
8 1086 (22.75%) C#
9 1044 (21.87%) Python
10 1016 (21.29%) Computer Science
11 1003 (21.01%) HTML
12 879 (18.42%) CSS
13 875 (18.33%) .NET
14 858 (17.98%) C++
15 845 (17.70%) Linux
16 784 (16.43%) Scrum
17 735 (15.40%) AngularJS
18 706 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
19 702 (14.71%) OO
20 628 (13.16%) BDD
21 624 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
22 579 (12.13%) Microservices
23 573 (12.01%) DevOps
24 539 (11.29%) Web Services
25 537 (11.25%) Node.js
26 525 (11.00%) Git (software)
27 517 (10.83%) HTML5
28 502 (10.52%) E-Commerce
29 489 (10.25%) Scala
30 482 (10.10%) 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
1 228 (4.78%) Apache Spark
2 225 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
3 167 (3.50%) Apache
4 130 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 91 (1.91%) WebSphere
6 86 (1.80%) JBoss
7 82 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 64 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 64 (1.34%) Apache Solr
9 52 (1.09%) Confluence
9 52 (1.09%) nginx
10 50 (1.05%) IIS
11 46 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 43 (0.90%) CMS
13 40 (0.84%) Jetty
14 31 (0.65%) MQSeries
15 23 (0.48%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.40%) WordPress
17 17 (0.36%) Drupal
17 17 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 200 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.21%) InVision
8 9 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (0.15%) MS Office
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.021%) InDesign
10 1 (0.021%) Mingle
10 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.021%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 14 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 11 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.15%) Summit
5 7 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 6 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.13%) Magento
6 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.084%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.084%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.063%) HFM
8 3 (0.063%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 3 (0.063%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.063%) Odoo
8 3 (0.063%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.063%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.042%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.042%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 624 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
2 278 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (3.29%) SaaS
4 121 (2.54%) GitHub
5 89 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
6 72 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 40 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (0.84%) PaaS
8 38 (0.80%) Office 365
9 27 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 27 (0.57%) IaaS
10 26 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
11 24 (0.50%) G Suite
12 20 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
12 20 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (0.42%) Slack
13 19 (0.40%) Heroku
14 18 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (0.29%) CloudFront
16 12 (0.25%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 109 (2.28%) HTTP
2 103 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 91 (1.91%) Internet
4 54 (1.13%) Intranet
5 20 (0.42%) DNS
6 18 (0.38%) Ethernet
7 16 (0.34%) ATM
8 14 (0.29%) Skype
9 12 (0.25%) Firewall
9 12 (0.25%) LDAP
9 12 (0.25%) RS-232
9 12 (0.25%) RS-485
10 10 (0.21%) GSM
10 10 (0.21%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.19%) 3G
11 9 (0.19%) 4G
11 9 (0.19%) InfiniBand
11 9 (0.19%) Multicast
11 9 (0.19%) OpenFlow
12 8 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (10.10%) NoSQL
2 442 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 397 (8.32%) Big Data
4 390 (8.17%) MySQL
5 358 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 351 (7.35%) MongoDB
7 243 (5.09%) Hadoop
8 221 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
9 161 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 147 (3.08%) Redis
11 135 (2.83%) RDBMS
12 79 (1.66%) Blockchain
13 77 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
14 70 (1.47%) Neo4j
15 61 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 58 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 56 (1.17%) Oracle Database
18 49 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 46 (0.96%) HBase
20 39 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 525 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 433 (9.07%) Jenkins
3 207 (4.34%) Maven
4 190 (3.98%) Selenium
5 179 (3.75%) JUnit
6 144 (3.02%) TeamCity
7 142 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 139 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 130 (2.72%) Subversion
10 127 (2.66%) JIRA
11 121 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 102 (2.14%) Jasmine
13 94 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
14 90 (1.89%) Hudson
15 89 (1.86%) Visual Studio
16 84 (1.76%) Grunt
17 82 (1.72%) WebDriver
18 77 (1.61%) gulp
19 64 (1.34%) Mockito
20 62 (1.30%) Appium
General
1 1470 (30.80%) Finance
2 479 (10.04%) Banking
3 293 (6.14%) Retail
4 228 (4.78%) Games
5 226 (4.73%) Telecoms
6 184 (3.86%) Marketing
7 97 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 96 (2.01%) Front Office
9 86 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.45%) Publishing
11 66 (1.38%) Advertising
12 45 (0.94%) Law
13 34 (0.71%) Back Office
14 33 (0.69%) Legal
15 26 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.48%) Electronics
16 23 (0.48%) Online Betting
17 19 (0.40%) Automotive
18 18 (0.38%) Prime Brokerage
19 17 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2357 (49.38%) Developer
2 1349 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 706 (14.79%) Java Developer
4 442 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 418 (8.76%) Java Engineer
6 393 (8.23%) .NET Developer
7 369 (7.73%) Senior Developer
8 327 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 285 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
10 284 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 276 (5.78%) Software Developer
12 224 (4.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 222 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
14 217 (4.55%) C++ Developer
15 200 (4.19%) Architect
16 177 (3.71%) Python Developer
17 169 (3.54%) C++ Software Engineer
18 163 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
19 160 (3.35%) Agile Developer
20 155 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1003 (21.01%) HTML
2 879 (18.42%) CSS
3 875 (18.33%) .NET
4 735 (15.40%) AngularJS
5 539 (11.29%) Web Services
6 537 (11.25%) Node.js
7 517 (10.83%) HTML5
8 435 (9.11%) REST
9 383 (8.02%) Spring
10 377 (7.90%) React
11 332 (6.96%) ASP.NET
12 331 (6.93%) CSS3
13 310 (6.49%) jQuery
14 281 (5.89%) RESTful
15 269 (5.64%) XML
16 217 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
17 187 (3.92%) JSON
18 178 (3.73%) J2EE
19 165 (3.46%) SOAP
20 158 (3.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1016 (21.29%) Computer Science
2 331 (6.93%) Algorithms
3 316 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 300 (6.29%) Fintech
5 226 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 210 (4.40%) User Experience
7 178 (3.73%) Hedge funds
8 174 (3.65%) Data Structures
9 156 (3.27%) Client/Server
10 137 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
11 131 (2.74%) Management Information System
12 97 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 87 (1.82%) Fixed Income
14 73 (1.53%) Equities
15 66 (1.38%) Data Centre
16 60 (1.26%) Virtual Team
17 55 (1.15%) Derivative
17 55 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
18 46 (0.96%) Bitcoin
19 44 (0.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 845 (17.70%) Linux
2 327 (6.85%) Unix
3 296 (6.20%) Windows
4 171 (3.58%) Android
5 156 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.42%) CentOS
6 20 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 18 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.36%) CoreOS
9 11 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.17%) MVS
13 5 (0.10%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.10%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.10%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2591 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1226 (25.69%) TDD
3 784 (16.43%) Scrum
4 706 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
5 702 (14.71%) OO
6 628 (13.16%) BDD
7 579 (12.13%) Microservices
8 573 (12.01%) DevOps
9 502 (10.52%) E-Commerce
10 430 (9.01%) Open Source
11 410 (8.59%) MVC
12 406 (8.51%) Mathematics
13 404 (8.46%) Analytics
14 377 (7.90%) Multithreading
15 303 (6.35%) Mentoring
16 299 (6.26%) OOP
17 292 (6.12%) Front End Development
17 292 (6.12%) Web Development
18 270 (5.66%) SDLC
19 261 (5.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2009 (42.09%) Java
2 1566 (32.81%) JavaScript
3 1137 (23.82%) SQL
4 1086 (22.75%) C#
5 1044 (21.87%) Python
6 858 (17.98%) C++
7 489 (10.25%) Scala
8 397 (8.32%) Ruby
9 340 (7.12%) C
10 312 (6.54%) PHP
11 151 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 148 (3.10%) Go
13 136 (2.85%) ES6
14 115 (2.41%) Perl
15 112 (2.35%) Groovy
16 104 (2.18%) TypeScript
17 80 (1.68%) PowerShell
17 80 (1.68%) T-SQL
18 77 (1.61%) Shell Script
19 75 (1.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1101 (23.07%) Degree
2 113 (2.37%) PhD
3 57 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 41 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 30 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 25 (0.52%) ISEB
7 20 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.40%) APMP
9 18 (0.38%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.25%) PMP
12 11 (0.23%) Postgraduate
13 8 (0.17%) BC Cleared
13 8 (0.17%) Chartered Engineer
14 7 (0.15%) MCSD
15 6 (0.13%) MBA
16 5 (0.10%) CompTIA Security+
16 5 (0.10%) MCP
16 5 (0.10%) Security+ Certification
17 4 (0.084%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (8.59%) QA
2 59 (1.24%) SDET
3 23 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.31%) MiFID
5 11 (0.23%) GCP
6 10 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.13%) PMO
9 4 (0.084%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.084%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 4 (0.084%) MISRA
9 4 (0.084%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.084%) SLA
10 3 (0.063%) JTAG
10 3 (0.063%) WAI
11 2 (0.042%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.042%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.021%) SEPA
System Software
1 332 (6.96%) Docker
2 51 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 31 (0.65%) HDFS
5 25 (0.52%) vCloud
6 19 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 16 (0.34%) KVM
8 14 (0.29%) Firmware
9 13 (0.27%) Active Directory
9 13 (0.27%) Varnish
10 8 (0.17%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.17%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.15%) vSphere
12 6 (0.13%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.13%) Xen
13 3 (0.063%) iptables
13 3 (0.063%) Snort
14 2 (0.042%) LXC
15 1 (0.021%) GlusterFS
15 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 196 (4.11%) Puppet
2 195 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
3 186 (3.90%) Ansible
4 106 (2.22%) Kubernetes
5 51 (1.07%) Mesos
6 49 (1.03%) Terraform
7 26 (0.54%) Kibana
8 24 (0.50%) Control-M
9 22 (0.46%) Capistrano
9 22 (0.46%) Nagios
10 19 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (0.34%) Rancher
12 15 (0.31%) rkt
13 13 (0.27%) Grafana
14 12 (0.25%) logstash
15 9 (0.19%) Opsview
15 9 (0.19%) Riemann
16 8 (0.17%) ZABBIX
17 6 (0.13%) Graphite
18 4 (0.084%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 346 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 304 (6.37%) Oracle
3 209 (4.38%) Google
4 118 (2.47%) Adobe
5 114 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
6 76 (1.59%) IBM
7 67 (1.40%) SAP
8 59 (1.24%) VMware
9 53 (1.11%) Zend
10 51 (1.07%) Splunk
11 42 (0.88%) Atlassian
11 42 (0.88%) TIBCO
12 38 (0.80%) Sybase
13 37 (0.78%) Tableau
14 31 (0.65%) Coverity
15 29 (0.61%) Solace
16 26 (0.54%) WSO2
17 25 (0.52%) Facebook
17 25 (0.52%) Vermilion
18 24 (0.50%) ILOG
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
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Croydon, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago