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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 33 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.78% 14.91% 8.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 20.15% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 28
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
232 273 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.56% 73.98% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 132 219 322
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 13 (54.17%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) C++
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) Electronics
7 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) Physics
9 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.83%) Java SE
10 4 (16.67%) Open Source
10 4 (16.67%) WebKit
10 4 (16.67%) People Management
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) Swing
10 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
10 4 (16.67%) SAP
10 4 (16.67%) Cognos
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) RDBMS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) DVB
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.17%) Xcode
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Gradle
General
1 8 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
1 8 (33.33%) CSS
1 8 (33.33%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Java SE
3 4 (16.67%) Swing
3 4 (16.67%) WebKit
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) Akka
5 1 (4.17%) AWT
5 1 (4.17%) DirectX
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) JRuby
5 1 (4.17%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (29.17%) Physics
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Social Media
5 2 (8.33%) DTV
5 2 (8.33%) IPTV
6 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (4.17%) Semantic Web
6 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.17%) Linked Data
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) People Management
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) OOD
7 2 (8.33%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
1 4 (16.67%) Cognos