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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 15 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.00% 8.61% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.68% 9.63% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 9
Average salary £33,000 £55,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
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
309 301 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.64% 89.32% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 177 273 253
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (78.13%) C++
3 38 (59.38%) Degree
4 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
5 33 (51.56%) Electronics
6 29 (45.31%) C
7 27 (42.19%) Embedded Software Development
8 26 (40.63%) OO
9 25 (39.06%) Military
10 24 (37.50%) Computer Science
11 22 (34.38%) HTTP
11 22 (34.38%) OOD
12 21 (32.81%) Java
12 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
13 19 (29.69%) Linux
14 17 (26.56%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (26.56%) Windows
15 16 (25.00%) Embedded C
15 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
16 15 (23.44%) HTML
17 14 (21.88%) C#
17 14 (21.88%) UML
17 14 (21.88%) Configuration Management
18 13 (20.31%) Subversion
18 13 (20.31%) ClearCase
19 12 (18.75%) .NET
19 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
19 12 (18.75%) Rational Rhapsody
19 12 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
20 10 (15.63%) HTML5

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (7.81%) JBoss
1 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) HTTP
2 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (3.13%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) ClearCase
1 13 (20.31%) Subversion
2 12 (18.75%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 33 (51.56%) Electronics
2 25 (39.06%) Military
3 10 (15.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) French Language
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
3 10 (15.63%) CSS
3 10 (15.63%) HTML5
4 5 (7.81%) J2SE
4 5 (7.81%) SonicMQ
4 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
4 5 (7.81%) Spring
4 5 (7.81%) JSF
4 5 (7.81%) JSP
4 5 (7.81%) Struts
4 5 (7.81%) J2EE
4 5 (7.81%) WebKit
4 5 (7.81%) iBATIS
4 5 (7.81%) MyBatis
5 4 (6.25%) OpenCV
5 4 (6.25%) OpenCL
5 4 (6.25%) DirectCompute
5 4 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (1.56%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 10 (15.63%) Physics
4 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 8 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (7.81%) Open Source
7 4 (6.25%) CUDA
7 4 (6.25%) Device Driver
7 4 (6.25%) Animation
8 2 (3.13%) DTV
8 2 (3.13%) IPTV
9 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.56%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.56%) Handset
9 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Windows CE
3 5 (7.81%) Android
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (42.19%) Embedded Software Development
3 26 (40.63%) OO
4 22 (34.38%) OOD
5 17 (26.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (21.88%) UML
6 14 (21.88%) Configuration Management
7 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
8 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.50%) OOP
9 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.25%) Probability Theory
11 4 (6.25%) People Management
11 4 (6.25%) Linear Algebra
11 4 (6.25%) Signal Processing
12 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
13 1 (1.56%) System Testing
13 1 (1.56%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (78.13%) C++
2 29 (45.31%) C
3 21 (32.81%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 14 (21.88%) C#
6 9 (14.06%) SQL
7 8 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 6 (9.38%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) C-shell
10 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) VC++
10 1 (1.56%) Perl
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Degree
2 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 4 (6.25%) SAP
2 4 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) Perforce
3 1 (1.56%) VMware
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health + more
Posted: 8 days ago