The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 42 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.21% 10.34% 12.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.97% 14.23% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 56
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 260 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.45% 72.63% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 175 159 315
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Middlesex

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 73 (83.91%) Security Cleared
2 65 (74.71%) Military
3 59 (67.82%) C++
4 50 (57.47%) Degree
5 43 (49.43%) OO
6 39 (44.83%) OOD
7 38 (43.68%) TCP/IP
8 32 (36.78%) Java
8 32 (36.78%) C
9 30 (34.48%) Rational Rhapsody
10 29 (33.33%) Electronics
11 28 (32.18%) HTTP
12 27 (31.03%) Linux
12 27 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
13 25 (28.74%) Requirements Analysis
14 23 (26.44%) C#
15 22 (25.29%) UML
15 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
15 22 (25.29%) Computer Science
15 22 (25.29%) Multithreading
16 21 (24.14%) Embedded Software Development
16 21 (24.14%) Subversion
16 21 (24.14%) ClearCase
17 17 (19.54%) OOP
17 17 (19.54%) Aerospace
18 16 (18.39%) MATLAB
19 13 (14.94%) Signal Processing
19 13 (14.94%) Windows
19 13 (14.94%) .NET
20 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.68%) TCP/IP
2 28 (32.18%) HTTP
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Rational Rhapsody
2 21 (24.14%) Subversion
2 21 (24.14%) ClearCase
3 9 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.30%) Xcode
General
1 65 (74.71%) Military
2 29 (33.33%) Electronics
3 17 (19.54%) Aerospace
4 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) French Language
5 2 (2.30%) German Language
5 2 (2.30%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Software Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Principal Software Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Principal Engineer
3 9 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.15%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.15%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (1.15%) Development Engineer
8 1 (1.15%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 1 (1.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) .NET
2 10 (11.49%) Threading Building Blocks
2 10 (11.49%) STL
3 5 (5.75%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (5.75%) Web Services
4 3 (3.45%) REST
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (2.30%) MFC
5 2 (2.30%) WSDL
5 2 (2.30%) ActiveX
5 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.15%) JSON
6 1 (1.15%) Core Animation
6 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (25.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.34%) Physics
4 7 (8.05%) Firmware
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.15%) Animation
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Windows
3 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) OO
2 39 (44.83%) OOD
3 25 (28.74%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (25.29%) UML
4 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
4 22 (25.29%) Multithreading
5 21 (24.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 17 (19.54%) OOP
7 13 (14.94%) Signal Processing
8 9 (10.34%) V-Model
8 9 (10.34%) Requirements Management
9 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 7 (8.05%) Resource Management
11 5 (5.75%) Logistics
12 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.15%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.15%) System Testing
13 1 (1.15%) Project Planning
13 1 (1.15%) Memory Management
13 1 (1.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.82%) C++
2 32 (36.78%) Java
2 32 (36.78%) C
3 23 (26.44%) C#
4 16 (18.39%) MATLAB
5 8 (9.20%) Embedded C
6 5 (5.75%) SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
8 2 (2.30%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) VC++
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.30%) C-shell
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (83.91%) Security Cleared
2 50 (57.47%) Degree
3 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Cognos
2 4 (4.60%) Business Objects
2 4 (4.60%) SAP
3 2 (2.30%) Citrix
3 2 (2.30%) VMware
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