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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 37 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.71% 6.94% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 7.61% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 16
Average salary - £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
257 355 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 91.46% 91.26% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 284 342
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £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 2 March 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (60.00%) C++
3 20 (57.14%) Degree
4 19 (54.29%) Electronics
4 19 (54.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
6 15 (42.86%) HTML
6 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 10 (28.57%) Physics
7 10 (28.57%) Java
7 10 (28.57%) C
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
7 10 (28.57%) HTML5
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
9 8 (22.86%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) Military
10 6 (17.14%) Embedded C
10 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.14%) C#
10 6 (17.14%) Windows
10 6 (17.14%) HTTP
11 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) OOD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (14.29%) JBoss
1 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 5 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (54.29%) Electronics
2 6 (17.14%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) CSS
2 10 (28.57%) HTML5
3 5 (14.29%) J2SE
3 5 (14.29%) SonicMQ
3 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 5 (14.29%) Spring
3 5 (14.29%) JSF
3 5 (14.29%) iBATIS
3 5 (14.29%) JSP
3 5 (14.29%) Struts
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) J2EE
3 5 (14.29%) WebKit
3 5 (14.29%) MyBatis
4 4 (11.43%) OpenCV
4 4 (11.43%) OpenCL
4 4 (11.43%) DirectCompute
5 1 (2.86%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 10 (28.57%) Physics
3 8 (22.86%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (11.43%) CUDA
5 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
5 4 (11.43%) Animation
6 2 (5.71%) IPTV
6 2 (5.71%) DTV
7 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.86%) Interactive TV
7 1 (2.86%) Linked Data
7 1 (2.86%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows CE
3 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (54.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Probability Theory
7 4 (11.43%) People Management
7 4 (11.43%) Linear Algebra
8 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.86%) UML
9 1 (2.86%) Change Control
9 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C++
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) C
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) Embedded C
5 6 (17.14%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
2 4 (11.43%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Cognos
3 1 (2.86%) Perforce
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago