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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / London
Rank 27 34 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +31
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2384 2557 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.12% 6.31% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 7.13% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2022 2233 1441
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 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
29815 35851 35661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.08% 88.48% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25171 30627 30107
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -27 191 £65,000 - 69
Docklands, London - 17 £42,500 -
Chiswick +10 16 £57,500 -11.53%
Canary Wharf -3 15 £115,000 +15.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 14 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hammersmith +8 13 £27,500 -50.00%
Croydon +3 10 £50,000 -6.97% 4
Chessington -2 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Bromley - 8 - -
Wimbledon -2 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Hackney - 4 £51,500 -
Hounslow +8 3 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Greenford 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Twickenham -7 3 £35,000 -12.50%
West Drayton - 3 - -
Greenwich - 3 £35,000 -
Brentford - 3 £66,250 -
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 2624 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2062 (42.72%) Java
3 1510 (31.28%) JavaScript
4 1464 (30.33%) Finance
5 1287 (26.66%) TDD
6 1145 (23.72%) SQL
7 1129 (23.39%) C#
8 1115 (23.10%) Degree
9 1031 (21.36%) Python
10 1017 (21.07%) HTML
11 1011 (20.94%) Computer Science
12 927 (19.20%) .NET
13 887 (18.38%) C++
14 863 (17.88%) CSS
15 840 (17.40%) Linux
16 783 (16.22%) OO
17 753 (15.60%) Scrum
18 703 (14.56%) AngularJS
19 686 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
20 685 (14.19%) BDD
21 595 (12.33%) Microservices
22 576 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
23 546 (11.31%) Node.js
24 542 (11.23%) HTML5
25 540 (11.19%) Git (software)
26 533 (11.04%) Scala
27 528 (10.94%) DevOps
28 519 (10.75%) E-Commerce
29 487 (10.09%) Web Services
30 484 (10.03%) Banking

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
1 250 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
2 232 (4.81%) Apache Spark
3 131 (2.71%) Apache
4 123 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 81 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 77 (1.60%) Apache Solr
7 72 (1.49%) JBoss
8 62 (1.28%) Confluence
9 59 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 55 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 54 (1.12%) CMS
12 45 (0.93%) IIS
13 43 (0.89%) nginx
14 36 (0.75%) WebLogic
15 31 (0.64%) Jetty
15 31 (0.64%) MQSeries
16 20 (0.41%) Apache Pig
17 19 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 18 (0.37%) OpenStack
18 18 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 188 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.21%) InVision
7 7 (0.15%) MS Office
8 4 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.021%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 11 (0.23%) Summit
4 9 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.15%) Magento
5 7 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.083%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.083%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.062%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.041%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.041%) Shopify
10 1 (0.021%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.021%) HFM
10 1 (0.021%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.021%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 576 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
2 238 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (2.90%) SaaS
4 126 (2.61%) GitHub
5 89 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 55 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 49 (1.02%) PaaS
8 39 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.58%) Amazon S3
10 26 (0.54%) IaaS
11 25 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
12 22 (0.46%) Office 365
13 18 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (0.37%) Heroku
14 17 (0.35%) CloudFront
15 15 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
15 15 (0.31%) G Suite
16 14 (0.29%) Slack
17 13 (0.27%) iTunes
18 12 (0.25%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 108 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 107 (2.22%) HTTP
3 88 (1.82%) Internet
4 28 (0.58%) Intranet
5 20 (0.41%) Multicast
6 17 (0.35%) Ethernet
7 15 (0.31%) Firewall
7 15 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.27%) DNS
9 12 (0.25%) RS-232
9 12 (0.25%) RS-485
10 11 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.21%) Skype
12 9 (0.19%) SSL
13 8 (0.17%) LDAP
13 8 (0.17%) Wireless
14 7 (0.15%) SMPP
15 6 (0.12%) AMQP
15 6 (0.12%) Network Security
15 6 (0.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (9.94%) NoSQL
2 426 (8.83%) SQL Server
3 415 (8.60%) Big Data
4 382 (7.91%) MongoDB
5 340 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 339 (7.02%) MySQL
7 247 (5.12%) Hadoop
8 199 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
9 182 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 150 (3.11%) Redis
11 124 (2.57%) RDBMS
12 70 (1.45%) Neo4j
12 70 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 67 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 52 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (1.02%) Data Mining
16 48 (0.99%) Oracle Database
17 47 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 42 (0.87%) HBase
19 40 (0.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 540 (11.19%) Git (software)
2 407 (8.43%) Jenkins
3 205 (4.25%) Maven
4 194 (4.02%) Selenium
5 170 (3.52%) JUnit
6 151 (3.13%) JIRA
7 132 (2.73%) TeamCity
8 131 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 123 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 122 (2.53%) Cucumber
11 117 (2.42%) Subversion
12 115 (2.38%) Jasmine
13 93 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 90 (1.86%) Visual Studio
15 89 (1.84%) WebDriver
16 86 (1.78%) Grunt
17 81 (1.68%) gulp
18 71 (1.47%) Hudson
19 62 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
20 58 (1.20%) Appium
General
1 1464 (30.33%) Finance
2 484 (10.03%) Banking
3 299 (6.19%) Retail
4 256 (5.30%) Games
5 200 (4.14%) Marketing
6 182 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 118 (2.44%) Front Office
8 109 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 81 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.43%) Publishing
11 67 (1.39%) Advertising
12 65 (1.35%) Law
13 49 (1.02%) Back Office
14 37 (0.77%) Legal
15 30 (0.62%) Automotive
16 26 (0.54%) Manufacturing
17 25 (0.52%) Electronics
18 24 (0.50%) Online Betting
18 24 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
19 21 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2578 (53.41%) Developer
2 1358 (28.13%) Software Engineer
3 825 (17.09%) Java Developer
4 507 (10.50%) C# Developer
5 463 (9.59%) .NET Developer
6 444 (9.20%) Java Engineer
7 416 (8.62%) Senior Developer
8 397 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 320 (6.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 305 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 298 (6.17%) Software Developer
12 279 (5.78%) C++ Developer
13 270 (5.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 236 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
15 193 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
16 177 (3.67%) Python Developer
17 173 (3.58%) SQL Developer
18 172 (3.56%) Agile Developer
19 171 (3.54%) Architect
20 158 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1017 (21.07%) HTML
2 927 (19.20%) .NET
3 863 (17.88%) CSS
4 703 (14.56%) AngularJS
5 546 (11.31%) Node.js
6 542 (11.23%) HTML5
7 487 (10.09%) Web Services
8 458 (9.49%) REST
9 405 (8.39%) Spring
10 344 (7.13%) React
11 337 (6.98%) ASP.NET
12 332 (6.88%) CSS3
13 305 (6.32%) jQuery
14 281 (5.82%) RESTful
15 249 (5.16%) XML
16 212 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 191 (3.96%) JSON
18 173 (3.58%) J2EE
19 163 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
20 156 (3.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1011 (20.94%) Computer Science
2 403 (8.35%) Algorithms
3 329 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 304 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
5 299 (6.19%) Fintech
6 224 (4.64%) User Experience
7 218 (4.52%) Data Structures
8 215 (4.45%) Mobile App
9 208 (4.31%) Hedge funds
10 143 (2.96%) Client/Server
11 128 (2.65%) Physics
12 126 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
13 125 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 118 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
15 76 (1.57%) Statistics
15 76 (1.57%) Visualisation
16 74 (1.53%) Management Information System
17 72 (1.49%) Blockchain
18 69 (1.43%) Derivative
19 65 (1.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 840 (17.40%) Linux
2 337 (6.98%) Unix
3 293 (6.07%) Windows
4 176 (3.65%) Android
4 176 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 24 (0.50%) Ubuntu
6 21 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 16 (0.33%) CoreOS
8 14 (0.29%) CentOS
9 10 (0.21%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.17%) MVS
12 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2624 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1287 (26.66%) TDD
3 783 (16.22%) OO
4 753 (15.60%) Scrum
5 686 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
6 685 (14.19%) BDD
7 595 (12.33%) Microservices
8 528 (10.94%) DevOps
9 519 (10.75%) E-Commerce
10 464 (9.61%) Open Source
11 437 (9.05%) MVC
12 416 (8.62%) Multithreading
13 402 (8.33%) Analytics
14 337 (6.98%) OOP
15 301 (6.24%) Mentoring
16 300 (6.22%) Front End Development
17 296 (6.13%) Low Latency
18 263 (5.45%) Web Development
19 261 (5.41%) SDLC
20 258 (5.34%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2062 (42.72%) Java
2 1510 (31.28%) JavaScript
3 1145 (23.72%) SQL
4 1129 (23.39%) C#
5 1031 (21.36%) Python
6 887 (18.38%) C++
7 533 (11.04%) Scala
8 385 (7.98%) Ruby
9 354 (7.33%) C
10 277 (5.74%) PHP
11 148 (3.07%) Go
12 140 (2.90%) Bash Shell
13 120 (2.49%) ES6
14 116 (2.40%) TypeScript
15 99 (2.05%) Groovy
16 98 (2.03%) Perl
17 94 (1.95%) Apple Swift
18 93 (1.93%) Objective-C
19 85 (1.76%) T-SQL
20 81 (1.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1115 (23.10%) Degree
2 122 (2.53%) PhD
3 61 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.44%) PMI Certification
6 19 (0.39%) ISEB
6 19 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 13 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.27%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.23%) PMP
9 10 (0.21%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.10%) CISSP
10 5 (0.10%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.10%) MCP
10 5 (0.10%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.083%) HNC
11 4 (0.083%) HND
11 4 (0.083%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (6.61%) QA
2 63 (1.31%) SDET
3 18 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.33%) GCP
5 14 (0.29%) MiFID
6 8 (0.17%) SLA
7 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.083%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 4 (0.083%) MISRA
8 4 (0.083%) MISRA C
9 3 (0.062%) JTAG
9 3 (0.062%) WAI
10 2 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 323 (6.69%) Docker
2 40 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 37 (0.77%) HDFS
4 33 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.31%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.31%) vCloud
7 11 (0.23%) Firmware
8 10 (0.21%) KVM
9 8 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.17%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.12%) Varnish
12 5 (0.10%) LXC
13 4 (0.083%) vSphere
13 4 (0.083%) Xen
14 3 (0.062%) iptables
15 1 (0.021%) GlusterFS
15 1 (0.021%) Squid
15 1 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 198 (4.10%) Puppet
2 177 (3.67%) Ansible
3 174 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 97 (2.01%) Kubernetes
5 54 (1.12%) Mesos
6 45 (0.93%) Terraform
7 22 (0.46%) Capistrano
8 20 (0.41%) Control-M
9 18 (0.37%) Grafana
10 16 (0.33%) Nagios
10 16 (0.33%) rkt
11 14 (0.29%) Rancher
12 12 (0.25%) Kibana
13 10 (0.21%) Graphite
14 9 (0.19%) Riemann
15 8 (0.17%) logstash
15 8 (0.17%) Opsview
15 8 (0.17%) Salt
16 5 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
17 4 (0.083%) Icinga
Vendors
1 312 (6.46%) Microsoft
2 294 (6.09%) Oracle
3 172 (3.56%) Google
4 99 (2.05%) Adobe
5 90 (1.86%) IBM
6 54 (1.12%) SAP
7 53 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 52 (1.08%) Atlassian
8 52 (1.08%) Sybase
9 50 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 46 (0.95%) Splunk
11 44 (0.91%) VMware
12 34 (0.70%) Solace
13 31 (0.64%) Zend
14 23 (0.48%) Facebook
14 23 (0.48%) MuleSoft
15 22 (0.46%) Apple
16 21 (0.44%) Red Hat
17 20 (0.41%) Sitecore
17 20 (0.41%) WSO2
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + share options
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Vouchers, Breakfast
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + options + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + Equity, Flexi Working
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago