The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / South East
Rank 24 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1136 1507 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.61% 7.84% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 9.06% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1363 1363
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12794 16637 17545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.69% 86.53% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10442 14021 14109
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the South East

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Hampshire +6 287 £45,000 +4.04% 53
Berkshire +16 217 £45,000 -5.26% 43
Surrey -10 163 £47,500 - 29
Oxfordshire +3 140 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Buckinghamshire +12 105 £42,500 +1.79% 18
West Sussex -8 98 £45,000 +7.14% 8
East Sussex +5 84 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Kent -14 37 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Middlesex -4 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Thames Valley - 3 £60,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 1049 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 897 (37.86%) C++
3 771 (32.55%) C#
4 749 (31.62%) Degree
5 732 (30.90%) Java
6 730 (30.81%) JavaScript
7 700 (29.55%) Linux
8 619 (26.13%) SQL
9 618 (26.09%) HTML
10 566 (23.89%) Computer Science
11 562 (23.72%) .NET
12 498 (21.02%) CSS
13 469 (19.80%) Scrum
14 445 (18.78%) Windows
15 437 (18.45%) TDD
16 424 (17.90%) C
17 397 (16.76%) Python
18 372 (15.70%) SQL Server
19 361 (15.24%) MVC
20 332 (14.01%) Web Services
21 318 (13.42%) ASP.NET
22 314 (13.25%) OO
23 301 (12.71%) AngularJS
24 286 (12.07%) Multithreading
25 281 (11.86%) Microsoft
26 259 (10.93%) Git (software)
27 257 (10.85%) MySQL
28 250 (10.55%) Oracle
29 240 (10.13%) Finance
30 232 (9.79%) Web Development

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 70 (2.95%) Apache
2 53 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 53 (2.24%) Tomcat
3 45 (1.90%) JBoss
4 35 (1.48%) OpenStack
5 32 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (1.27%) IIS
7 28 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 27 (1.14%) Apache Spark
9 22 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 21 (0.89%) CMS
10 21 (0.89%) nginx
11 19 (0.80%) Confluence
12 10 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (0.38%) Apache Pig
13 9 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.34%) Drupal
14 8 (0.34%) NServiceBus
15 6 (0.25%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 102 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.89%) GNU Octave
3 18 (0.76%) MS Office
4 16 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.34%) MS Project
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.084%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.084%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.084%) Simulink
9 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.042%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.042%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.042%) Snagit
9 1 (0.042%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 19 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.30%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.084%) Primavera
7 1 (0.042%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.042%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.042%) Magento
7 1 (0.042%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.042%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.042%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 132 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (3.76%) SaaS
4 45 (1.90%) GitHub
5 43 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.59%) PaaS
7 13 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.42%) Office 365
9 8 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.17%) IaaS
10 4 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.084%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.084%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.084%) Heroku
12 2 (0.084%) iTunes
12 2 (0.084%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.25%) HTTP
2 71 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 43 (1.82%) Internet
4 26 (1.10%) FTP
5 25 (1.06%) LDAP
5 25 (1.06%) SMTP
6 22 (0.93%) ATM
6 22 (0.93%) DNS
6 22 (0.93%) Kerberos
7 19 (0.80%) Firewall
8 16 (0.68%) VoIP
9 14 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (0.59%) Wireshark
10 13 (0.55%) Unified Communications
10 13 (0.55%) Wireless
11 12 (0.51%) LTE
11 12 (0.51%) SSL
12 11 (0.46%) GSM
13 9 (0.38%) IP Telephony
13 9 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 257 (10.85%) MySQL
3 190 (8.02%) NoSQL
4 144 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 135 (5.70%) MongoDB
6 86 (3.63%) Big Data
7 64 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 63 (2.66%) Oracle Database
9 57 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 39 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 34 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (0.55%) MariaDB
19 11 (0.46%) Redis
19 11 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 259 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 159 (6.71%) Visual Studio
3 152 (6.42%) Subversion
4 82 (3.46%) Jenkins
5 77 (3.25%) Selenium
6 74 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (2.79%) Maven
8 62 (2.62%) JIRA
9 56 (2.36%) JUnit
10 51 (2.15%) Eclipse
11 40 (1.69%) Ant
11 40 (1.69%) Trac
12 39 (1.65%) Bugzilla
13 37 (1.56%) TeamCity
14 33 (1.39%) Cucumber
15 30 (1.27%) JMeter
16 26 (1.10%) gulp
17 25 (1.06%) Grunt
18 23 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 240 (10.13%) Finance
2 148 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 114 (4.81%) Electronics
4 67 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 37 (1.56%) Aerospace
6 36 (1.52%) Games
7 32 (1.35%) Advertising
7 32 (1.35%) Marketing
8 31 (1.31%) Military
9 28 (1.18%) Automotive
10 26 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.01%) Retail
12 19 (0.80%) Banking
13 12 (0.51%) Publishing
14 10 (0.42%) Back Office
15 6 (0.25%) Arabic Language
15 6 (0.25%) Billing
16 5 (0.21%) iGaming
16 5 (0.21%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 1010 (42.63%) Software Engineer
2 911 (38.46%) Developer
3 270 (11.40%) Software Developer
4 260 (10.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 244 (10.30%) C# Developer
5 244 (10.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 226 (9.54%) .NET Developer
7 221 (9.33%) Java Developer
8 199 (8.40%) Senior Developer
9 174 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 171 (7.22%) Graduate
11 155 (6.54%) Java Engineer
12 152 (6.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 152 (6.42%) Embedded Engineer
13 144 (6.08%) Java Software Engineer
14 137 (5.78%) C# Software Engineer
15 131 (5.53%) Junior
16 115 (4.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 110 (4.64%) C# Software Developer
18 94 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (26.09%) HTML
2 562 (23.72%) .NET
3 498 (21.02%) CSS
4 332 (14.01%) Web Services
5 318 (13.42%) ASP.NET
6 301 (12.71%) AngularJS
7 231 (9.75%) jQuery
8 201 (8.48%) HTML5
9 199 (8.40%) XML
10 159 (6.71%) Spring
11 142 (5.99%) Node.js
12 137 (5.78%) SOAP
13 136 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 135 (5.70%) RESTful
15 133 (5.61%) REST
16 123 (5.19%) .NET Framework
17 116 (4.90%) WCF
18 111 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
19 110 (4.64%) CSS3
20 104 (4.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 566 (23.89%) Computer Science
2 156 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 133 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
5 117 (4.94%) Algorithms
6 99 (4.18%) Physics
7 93 (3.93%) User Experience
8 79 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
9 66 (2.79%) Data Centre
10 51 (2.15%) Visualisation
11 49 (2.07%) Contactless
12 33 (1.39%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 31 (1.31%) Management Information System
14 30 (1.27%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 22 (0.93%) iPad
17 20 (0.84%) Replication
18 18 (0.76%) Virtual Team
19 16 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 700 (29.55%) Linux
2 445 (18.78%) Windows
3 173 (7.30%) Unix
4 58 (2.45%) Android
5 51 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 42 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
7 31 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 15 (0.63%) CentOS
9 15 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.59%) Mac OS
11 13 (0.55%) Solaris
12 10 (0.42%) VxWorks
13 8 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.25%) VMS
14 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.17%) NetWare
15 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.13%) Debian
16 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1049 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (19.80%) Scrum
3 437 (18.45%) TDD
4 361 (15.24%) MVC
5 314 (13.25%) OO
6 286 (12.07%) Multithreading
7 232 (9.79%) Web Development
8 211 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
9 202 (8.53%) Unit Testing
10 181 (7.64%) Mentoring
11 180 (7.60%) SDLC
12 178 (7.51%) OOP
13 141 (5.95%) SOA
14 119 (5.02%) Open Source
15 116 (4.90%) BDD
16 114 (4.81%) Project Management
17 93 (3.93%) Automated Testing
18 89 (3.76%) Multithreaded Programming
18 89 (3.76%) UML
19 88 (3.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 897 (37.86%) C++
2 771 (32.55%) C#
3 732 (30.90%) Java
4 730 (30.81%) JavaScript
5 619 (26.13%) SQL
6 424 (17.90%) C
7 397 (16.76%) Python
8 133 (5.61%) PHP
9 123 (5.19%) Ruby
10 81 (3.42%) Embedded C
11 64 (2.70%) Perl
12 63 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 63 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 61 (2.57%) MATLAB
14 55 (2.32%) Bash Shell
15 49 (2.07%) PowerShell
15 49 (2.07%) R
16 48 (2.03%) Embedded C++
17 47 (1.98%) Scala
17 47 (1.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 749 (31.62%) Degree
2 124 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 83 (3.50%) PhD
4 68 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.86%) PMP
6 40 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 29 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (0.84%) ISEB
8 20 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.34%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.25%) HND
12 5 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.21%) CCNA
12 5 (0.21%) CISSP
12 5 (0.21%) MCSE
13 4 (0.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 4 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (5.40%) QA
2 38 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.51%) ISO13485
4 11 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.34%) ISO 9000
5 8 (0.34%) PA-DSS
6 7 (0.30%) DICOM
7 5 (0.21%) SLA
8 4 (0.17%) MISRA
9 2 (0.084%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.084%) ISO26262
9 2 (0.084%) SDET
10 1 (0.042%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.042%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.042%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 51 (2.15%) Firmware
2 43 (1.82%) Docker
3 34 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.89%) NFS
5 14 (0.59%) vSphere
6 12 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.46%) HDFS
8 9 (0.38%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.25%) Kamailio
10 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.084%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (0.97%) Puppet
2 17 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
5 10 (0.42%) Perfmon
6 8 (0.34%) Nagios
7 6 (0.25%) Ansible
7 6 (0.25%) Packer
7 6 (0.25%) Terraform
8 5 (0.21%) Oozie
9 4 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.17%) OpenView
9 4 (0.17%) OPNET
9 4 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.13%) FreeIPA
10 3 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 281 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 250 (10.55%) Oracle
3 63 (2.66%) Sophos
4 58 (2.45%) VMware
5 28 (1.18%) IBM
6 25 (1.06%) SAP
7 23 (0.97%) Talend
8 22 (0.93%) Cisco
8 22 (0.93%) Zend
9 19 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 19 (0.80%) HP
10 18 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.72%) Red Hat
12 14 (0.59%) EMC
12 14 (0.59%) Google
13 12 (0.51%) SOASTA, Inc
14 11 (0.46%) Adobe
14 11 (0.46%) Riverbed
15 8 (0.34%) Sun
16 7 (0.30%) hybris
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