The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
England / South East
Rank 378 427 453
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 6 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.13% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.13% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
14125 18759 20186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.74% 96.71% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11707 16101 16504
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Development 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 Development Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +51 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Berkshire +45 1 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Software Development 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 Development Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 14 (70.00%) Python
3 14 (70.00%) Ruby
3 14 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (70.00%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (70.00%) Web Development
3 14 (70.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Life Science
6 3 (15.00%) MFC
7 2 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (5.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Electronics
8 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (5.00%) Games
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP

Software Development 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MongoDB
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
1 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (15.00%) MFC
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (70.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Android Development
3 1 (5.00%) BDD
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) UML
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Ruby
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago