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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.86% 12.53% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 15.20% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 13
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
191 296 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 68.21% 82.45% 82.23%
Number of salaries quoted 126 228 285
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 28 (60.87%) Degree
2 24 (52.17%) C++
3 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
4 20 (43.48%) Electronics
5 19 (41.30%) Embedded Software Development
6 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.78%) HTML
7 16 (34.78%) Java
8 13 (28.26%) OO
9 12 (26.09%) CSS
9 12 (26.09%) HTML5
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
11 10 (21.74%) Physics
11 10 (21.74%) C
12 9 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
13 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (15.22%) C#
14 7 (15.22%) Military
14 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
15 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
15 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
15 6 (13.04%) Embedded C
15 6 (13.04%) OOD
15 6 (13.04%) HTTP
16 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
16 5 (10.87%) ClearCase

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (8.70%) JBoss
1 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) ClearCase
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Gradle
2 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 20 (43.48%) Electronics
2 7 (15.22%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
2 12 (26.09%) HTML5
3 5 (10.87%) Java SE
3 5 (10.87%) WebKit
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 4 (8.70%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) JSP
4 4 (8.70%) Struts
4 4 (8.70%) Swing
4 4 (8.70%) J2SE
4 4 (8.70%) SonicMQ
4 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) JSF
4 4 (8.70%) OpenCV
4 4 (8.70%) OpenCL
4 4 (8.70%) DirectCompute
4 4 (8.70%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 10 (21.74%) Physics
4 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (8.70%) CUDA
6 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
6 4 (8.70%) Animation
7 2 (4.35%) IPTV
7 2 (4.35%) DTV
7 2 (4.35%) Social Media
8 1 (2.17%) Linked Data
8 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
8 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows CE
2 4 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Embedded Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) OO
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.04%) OOD
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Probability Theory
7 4 (8.70%) People Management
7 4 (8.70%) Linear Algebra
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.35%) Information Architecture
9 2 (4.35%) OOP
9 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.17%) Analytics
10 1 (2.17%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C++
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) C
5 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) C#
7 6 (13.04%) Embedded C
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
1 4 (8.70%) Business Objects
1 4 (8.70%) SAP
1 4 (8.70%) Cognos
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Perforce
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago