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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 38 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2452 2225 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.14% 4.96% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 5.65% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2184 1852 2292
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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
35773 39380 43202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.65% 87.75% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30996 33063 35876
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +20 349 £60,000 - 56
Ealing +10 26 £67,500 +3.84%
Croydon +13 23 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Uxbridge +9 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Canary Wharf - 9 £55,000 -
Chessington +2 8 £50,000 -
Hounslow -3 8 £47,500 -20.83%
Ruislip - 8 £41,250 -
Hammersmith +8 6 £58,750 +11.90% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -13 5 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Hayes - 3 £50,000 -
Twickenham +9 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Sidcup +1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Wimbledon -16 2 £52,000 -25.71%
Mayfair - 2 £120,000 -
Stanmore - 2 £34,000 -
Wembley - 2 £47,500 -
Northwood - 2 £50,500 -
Orpington - 2 £55,000 -
Westminster - 1 £57,500 -
Southwark - 1 £32,500 - 1
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2733 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 2274 (44.27%) Java
3 1498 (29.16%) JavaScript
4 1495 (29.10%) TDD
5 1449 (28.21%) Finance
6 1409 (27.43%) Degree
7 1242 (24.18%) C#
8 1192 (23.20%) SQL
9 1157 (22.52%) OO
10 1150 (22.39%) HTML
11 1133 (22.06%) Computer Science
12 1040 (20.25%) C++
13 1031 (20.07%) .NET
14 955 (18.59%) Scrum
15 938 (18.26%) Python
16 927 (18.05%) Linux
17 893 (17.38%) CSS
18 726 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
19 723 (14.07%) Web Services
20 695 (13.53%) AngularJS
21 684 (13.32%) HTML5
22 649 (12.63%) SQL Server
23 636 (12.38%) MVC
24 578 (11.25%) BDD
25 566 (11.02%) Git (software)
26 560 (10.90%) Spring
27 548 (10.67%) Unix
28 535 (10.41%) Scala
28 535 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
29 530 (10.32%) 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
1 225 (4.38%) Apache Spark
2 191 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
3 162 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 134 (2.61%) Apache
5 87 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 75 (1.46%) IIS
7 73 (1.42%) JBoss
8 72 (1.40%) nginx
9 67 (1.30%) CMS
10 56 (1.09%) Apache Pig
11 55 (1.07%) Confluence
12 41 (0.80%) WebLogic
13 40 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 37 (0.72%) SharePoint
15 35 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 26 (0.51%) Jetty
17 25 (0.49%) Mule
18 18 (0.35%) OpenStack
19 14 (0.27%) Umbraco
20 11 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 172 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 29 (0.56%) MS Office
4 19 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.33%) HipChat
6 15 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.18%) MS Project
8 8 (0.16%) 3ds Max
9 7 (0.14%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.058%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.039%) Weka
13 1 (0.019%) InVision
13 1 (0.019%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 25 (0.49%) 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%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.097%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.097%) Magento
7 5 (0.097%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.097%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.058%) assyst
10 2 (0.039%) AquaLogic BPM
10 2 (0.039%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.019%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 535 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
2 239 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (3.31%) SaaS
4 155 (3.02%) GitHub
5 60 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 59 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 44 (0.86%) PaaS
9 32 (0.62%) Google App Engine
10 30 (0.58%) Route 53
11 23 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
11 23 (0.45%) IaaS
12 18 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (0.33%) Amazon S3
14 15 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.19%) Heroku
16 9 (0.18%) Force.com
16 9 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
17 8 (0.16%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 146 (2.84%) Internet
2 114 (2.22%) HTTP
3 102 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 53 (1.03%) Multicast
5 52 (1.01%) Network Security
6 28 (0.55%) LDAP
7 24 (0.47%) Firewall
8 19 (0.37%) DNS
8 19 (0.37%) Intranet
9 18 (0.35%) AMQP
10 12 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 12 (0.23%) MQTT
11 11 (0.21%) SMTP
12 10 (0.19%) Extranet
12 10 (0.19%) SSL
13 9 (0.18%) FTP
13 9 (0.18%) VLAN
14 8 (0.16%) SNMP
15 7 (0.14%) ATM
15 7 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 649 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 530 (10.32%) NoSQL
3 449 (8.74%) Big Data
4 386 (7.51%) Hadoop
5 337 (6.56%) MongoDB
6 327 (6.37%) Relational Database
7 296 (5.76%) MySQL
8 199 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 189 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
10 138 (2.69%) RDBMS
11 121 (2.36%) Redis
12 108 (2.10%) Apache Hive
13 99 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 93 (1.81%) Neo4j
15 85 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
16 79 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 71 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
18 61 (1.19%) Oracle Database
19 54 (1.05%) Data Mining
20 44 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 566 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 346 (6.74%) Jenkins
3 278 (5.41%) JUnit
4 237 (4.61%) Maven
5 222 (4.32%) JIRA
6 203 (3.95%) Subversion
7 166 (3.23%) Selenium
8 93 (1.81%) Visual Studio
9 90 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 90 (1.75%) NUnit
10 86 (1.67%) TeamCity
11 85 (1.65%) Grunt
12 83 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 77 (1.50%) SpecFlow
14 76 (1.48%) Jasmine
15 72 (1.40%) gulp
16 62 (1.21%) WebDriver
17 60 (1.17%) Mockito
18 55 (1.07%) Vagrant
19 52 (1.01%) Bitbucket
General
1 1449 (28.21%) Finance
2 335 (6.52%) Games
3 259 (5.04%) Banking
4 226 (4.40%) Front Office
5 224 (4.36%) Retail
6 197 (3.83%) Marketing
7 169 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 111 (2.16%) Publishing
9 91 (1.77%) Law
10 89 (1.73%) Investment Banking
11 84 (1.64%) Financial Institution
12 69 (1.34%) Advertising
13 48 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 42 (0.82%) Legal
15 39 (0.76%) Electronics
16 37 (0.72%) Automotive
16 37 (0.72%) Back Office
17 36 (0.70%) Online Betting
18 20 (0.39%) Aerospace
18 20 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2897 (56.39%) Developer
2 1381 (26.88%) Software Engineer
3 1096 (21.34%) Java Developer
4 507 (9.87%) C# Developer
5 506 (9.85%) Senior Developer
6 452 (8.80%) .NET Developer
7 436 (8.49%) Java Engineer
8 396 (7.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 377 (7.34%) C++ Developer
10 376 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 364 (7.09%) Java Software Engineer
12 357 (6.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 338 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
14 301 (5.86%) Software Developer
15 223 (4.34%) Agile Developer
16 221 (4.30%) Java Software Developer
17 217 (4.22%) C# Software Engineer
18 185 (3.60%) SQL Developer
19 176 (3.43%) Python Developer
20 169 (3.29%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1150 (22.39%) HTML
2 1031 (20.07%) .NET
3 893 (17.38%) CSS
4 723 (14.07%) Web Services
5 695 (13.53%) AngularJS
6 684 (13.32%) HTML5
7 560 (10.90%) Spring
8 508 (9.89%) Node.js
9 475 (9.25%) jQuery
10 442 (8.60%) XML
11 432 (8.41%) ASP.NET
12 383 (7.46%) CSS3
13 378 (7.36%) REST
14 337 (6.56%) RESTful
15 316 (6.15%) React
16 261 (5.08%) WCF
17 257 (5.00%) Hibernate
18 242 (4.71%) J2EE
19 226 (4.40%) WPF
20 218 (4.24%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1133 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 521 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 377 (7.34%) Algorithms
4 292 (5.68%) Hedge funds
5 257 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 251 (4.89%) Mobile App
7 224 (4.36%) User Experience
8 208 (4.05%) Data Structures
9 193 (3.76%) Fintech
10 175 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 158 (3.08%) Derivative
12 120 (2.34%) Visualisation
13 102 (1.99%) Management Information System
14 97 (1.89%) Physics
15 83 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
16 81 (1.58%) Online Games
17 53 (1.03%) Client/Server
18 51 (0.99%) Statistics
19 50 (0.97%) Fixed Income
20 49 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 927 (18.05%) Linux
2 548 (10.67%) Unix
3 527 (10.26%) Windows
4 331 (6.44%) Android
5 311 (6.05%) Apple iOS
6 95 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 49 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
8 36 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 33 (0.64%) CentOS
10 25 (0.49%) Windows Server
11 17 (0.33%) Solaris
12 16 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
13 13 (0.25%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.16%) CoreOS
15 8 (0.16%) FreeBSD
15 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.097%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.058%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2733 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1495 (29.10%) TDD
3 1157 (22.52%) OO
4 955 (18.59%) Scrum
5 726 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
6 636 (12.38%) MVC
7 578 (11.25%) BDD
8 521 (10.14%) Open Source
9 513 (9.99%) E-Commerce
10 500 (9.73%) Multithreading
11 499 (9.71%) DevOps
12 449 (8.74%) OOP
13 386 (7.51%) Web Development
14 373 (7.26%) Analytics
15 365 (7.11%) Unit Testing
16 331 (6.44%) SDLC
17 281 (5.47%) Front End Development
18 277 (5.39%) Low Latency
19 273 (5.31%) Mentoring
20 264 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2274 (44.27%) Java
2 1498 (29.16%) JavaScript
3 1242 (24.18%) C#
4 1192 (23.20%) SQL
5 1040 (20.25%) C++
6 938 (18.26%) Python
7 535 (10.41%) Scala
8 394 (7.67%) C
9 353 (6.87%) Ruby
10 284 (5.53%) PHP
11 177 (3.45%) Objective-C
12 146 (2.84%) T-SQL
13 121 (2.36%) Perl
14 112 (2.18%) Clojure
15 111 (2.16%) Go
16 94 (1.83%) PL/SQL
17 90 (1.75%) R
18 79 (1.54%) VB.NET
19 78 (1.52%) Apple Swift
20 72 (1.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1409 (27.43%) Degree
2 157 (3.06%) PhD
3 104 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 44 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 37 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 29 (0.56%) PMP
7 26 (0.51%) Brainbench
8 23 (0.45%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.35%) ISEB
11 13 (0.25%) Sun Certification
12 12 (0.23%) CISSP
13 10 (0.19%) IIBA
14 7 (0.14%) RHCE
15 6 (0.12%) SANS
16 5 (0.097%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (0.097%) GIAC
17 4 (0.078%) CISA
17 4 (0.078%) Network+ Certification
17 4 (0.078%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (4.65%) QA
2 40 (0.78%) SDET
3 18 (0.35%) SLA
4 17 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.29%) JSP 440
6 13 (0.25%) HL7
7 11 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.16%) WCAG
9 6 (0.12%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 6 (0.12%) MISRA
9 6 (0.12%) MISRA C
10 3 (0.058%) Basel III
10 3 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.019%) JTAG
11 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 210 (4.09%) Docker
2 59 (1.15%) HDFS
3 31 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 27 (0.53%) VirtualBox
5 27 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (0.51%) Varnish
7 23 (0.45%) Apache Flume
8 19 (0.37%) Firmware
9 15 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.14%) Xen
12 5 (0.097%) iptables
12 5 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.078%) KVM
14 2 (0.039%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.039%) LXC
14 2 (0.039%) Squid
15 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.019%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 220 (4.28%) Puppet
2 161 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (2.36%) Ansible
4 52 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 32 (0.62%) WMI
6 24 (0.47%) Mesos
7 19 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
8 16 (0.31%) Graphite
8 16 (0.31%) HAProxy
9 15 (0.29%) Nagios
9 15 (0.29%) Terraform
10 14 (0.27%) yum
11 11 (0.21%) Kibana
12 10 (0.19%) Packer
12 10 (0.19%) Salt
13 9 (0.18%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.16%) Rundeck
15 7 (0.14%) Grafana
15 7 (0.14%) Oozie
15 7 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 457 (8.90%) Oracle
2 409 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 143 (2.78%) Google
4 78 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 73 (1.42%) Apple
6 69 (1.34%) TIBCO
7 57 (1.11%) Splunk
8 55 (1.07%) Cloudera
9 54 (1.05%) IBM
10 45 (0.88%) Hortonworks
11 39 (0.76%) Adobe
12 38 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (0.72%) Informatica
13 37 (0.72%) Sybase
14 36 (0.70%) Facebook
15 35 (0.68%) SaltStack
16 33 (0.64%) Talend
17 30 (0.58%) Atlassian
17 30 (0.58%) hybris
17 30 (0.58%) VMware
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Salary: £30156 - £35560 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
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London
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Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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London
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London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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London
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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