The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 429 399 425
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 13 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 17
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
Software Development 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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex -3 2 £32,500 -22.61% 2
Hampshire -27 2 £41,000 +36.66%
East Sussex -31 1 £38,500 -26.66%
Software Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 23 (67.65%) Degree
3 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (44.12%) .NET
6 11 (32.35%) Selenium
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 8 (23.53%) HTML
8 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 8 (23.53%) IPTV
9 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.59%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 7 (20.59%) Ajax
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) C
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) C++
11 5 (14.71%) Java
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
11 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
11 5 (14.71%) OO
11 5 (14.71%) Games
11 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
11 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (11.76%) Validation
12 4 (11.76%) WinForms

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) IPv4
1 2 (5.88%) IPv6
1 2 (5.88%) VoIP
1 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQLite
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Selenium
2 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
4 3 (8.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (8.82%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) XML
3 7 (20.59%) Ajax
4 4 (11.76%) WinForms
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) JPA
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) WebGL
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) jQuery
7 1 (2.94%) SOAP
7 1 (2.94%) XHTML
7 1 (2.94%) JMS
7 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) IPTV
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Physics
5 1 (2.94%) MPEG
5 1 (2.94%) Streaming Media
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
2 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow Management
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Code Coverage
5 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) User Stories
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience Design
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) C++
3 6 (17.65%) C
4 5 (14.71%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Juniper
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Atmel
3 1 (2.94%) Borland
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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