The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 19 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.88% 7.30% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.39% 8.23% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 13
Average salary £33,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £62,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 328 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.94% 88.65% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 168 290 290
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Middlesex region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (76.27%) C++
3 36 (61.02%) Degree
4 30 (50.85%) Security Cleared
5 29 (49.15%) Electronics
6 26 (44.07%) C
6 26 (44.07%) Embedded Software Development
7 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
8 22 (37.29%) OO
9 21 (35.59%) OOD
9 21 (35.59%) Military
10 20 (33.90%) HTTP
10 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
11 18 (30.51%) Java
12 16 (27.12%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
13 15 (25.42%) HTML
13 15 (25.42%) Linux
13 15 (25.42%) Embedded C
14 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
15 12 (20.34%) Subversion
15 12 (20.34%) Windows
15 12 (20.34%) ClearCase
15 12 (20.34%) C#
16 11 (18.64%) UML
16 11 (18.64%) Embedded Systems
17 10 (16.95%) HTML5
17 10 (16.95%) CSS
17 10 (16.95%) .NET
17 10 (16.95%) Mathematics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (8.47%) JBoss
1 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) HTTP
1 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) ClearCase
1 12 (20.34%) Subversion
2 9 (15.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (49.15%) Electronics
2 21 (35.59%) Military
3 9 (15.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) HTML5
2 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) JSP
3 5 (8.47%) Struts
3 5 (8.47%) J2SE
3 5 (8.47%) SonicMQ
3 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.47%) Spring
3 5 (8.47%) JSF
3 5 (8.47%) iBATIS
3 5 (8.47%) J2EE
3 5 (8.47%) WebKit
3 5 (8.47%) MyBatis
4 4 (6.78%) OpenCV
4 4 (6.78%) OpenCL
4 4 (6.78%) DirectCompute
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.64%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
3 10 (16.95%) Physics
4 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
5 8 (13.56%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (8.47%) Open Source
6 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
7 4 (6.78%) CUDA
7 4 (6.78%) Animation
7 4 (6.78%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.39%) DTV
8 2 (3.39%) IPTV
9 1 (1.69%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.69%) Handset
9 1 (1.69%) Linked Data
9 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Windows CE
4 4 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.07%) Embedded Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) OO
4 21 (35.59%) OOD
5 16 (27.12%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
7 11 (18.64%) UML
8 9 (15.25%) Multithreading
9 8 (13.56%) OOP
9 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.78%) Probability Theory
12 4 (6.78%) People Management
12 4 (6.78%) Linear Algebra
13 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
14 1 (1.69%) Analytics
14 1 (1.69%) System Testing
14 1 (1.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) C++
2 26 (44.07%) C
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.42%) Embedded C
5 12 (20.34%) C#
6 9 (15.25%) SQL
7 8 (13.56%) MATLAB
8 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) Groovy
9 1 (1.69%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (61.02%) Degree
2 30 (50.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
2 4 (6.78%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) Cognos
3 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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