The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Application Engineer
Rank 416 467 456
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Applications Engineer 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £42,500 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £38,950
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Software Applications Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Applications Engineer in the job title.

Software Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Applications Engineer across the South East region.

Software Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Applications Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 10 £45,000 -
Software Applications Engineer
England

Software Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Software Applications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Software Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) C++
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Qt
4 10 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (60.00%) Python
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 5 (33.33%) Subversion
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
8 5 (33.33%) QA
8 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 5 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
8 5 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
8 5 (33.33%) CMake
8 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (33.33%) SDLC
8 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
8 5 (33.33%) Automotive
8 5 (33.33%) MSI
8 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
8 5 (33.33%) AdminStudio
8 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 5 (33.33%) Solaris

Software Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) AdminStudio
2 5 (33.33%) CMake
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) MSI
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (26.67%) LabVIEW
3 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 5 (33.33%) Automotive
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 12 (80.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft