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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 23 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1533 1552 1645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.44% 7.29% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 8.55% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1349 1487
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
England

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
15531 18147 19560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.48% 85.29% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13038 14517 15608
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 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
Surrey +14 367 £42,500 -10.52% 66
Hampshire -9 272 £45,000 +15.38% 45
Oxfordshire +9 240 £46,648 +16.62% 38
West Sussex +1 213 £45,000 +7.78% 12
Berkshire -6 202 £47,500 +5.55% 22
Buckinghamshire +11 115 £40,000 +5.26% 11
East Sussex -5 79 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Kent +40 42 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Middlesex +3 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Isle of Wight +1 1 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 1301 (43.94%) C++
2 1182 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1155 (39.01%) Degree
4 1093 (36.91%) C#
5 919 (31.04%) Java
6 890 (30.06%) JavaScript
7 880 (29.72%) Computer Science
8 836 (28.23%) Linux
9 835 (28.20%) SQL
10 797 (26.92%) .NET
11 739 (24.96%) Windows
12 731 (24.69%) HTML
13 639 (21.58%) CSS
14 599 (20.23%) C
15 575 (19.42%) OO
16 532 (17.97%) TDD
17 508 (17.16%) SQL Server
18 506 (17.09%) Python
19 426 (14.39%) MVC
20 406 (13.71%) Web Services
21 405 (13.68%) Multithreading
22 397 (13.41%) Finance
23 383 (12.93%) Microsoft
24 367 (12.39%) ASP.NET
25 362 (12.23%) XML
26 351 (11.85%) Scrum
27 344 (11.62%) SDLC
28 334 (11.28%) Oracle
29 305 (10.30%) jQuery
30 295 (9.96%) Mathematics

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
1 107 (3.61%) Apache
2 60 (2.03%) IIS
3 47 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 34 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 31 (1.05%) CMS
7 30 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 27 (0.91%) JBoss
9 22 (0.74%) CICS
10 21 (0.71%) Apache Pig
11 20 (0.68%) WebLogic
12 19 (0.64%) SharePoint
13 15 (0.51%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.44%) Commerce Server
15 11 (0.37%) Confluence
15 11 (0.37%) SAS
16 10 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
17 9 (0.30%) Liferay
17 9 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 181 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.57%) MS Office
2 17 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.24%) Simulink
5 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.14%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.068%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.47%) VisionPLUS
4 13 (0.44%) Magento
5 10 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 8 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.034%) BASE24
8 1 (0.034%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 100 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.28%) SaaS
3 88 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.54%) GitHub
5 16 (0.54%) PaaS
6 6 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.20%) Dropbox
6 6 (0.20%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.14%) Heroku
8 3 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.10%) Force.com
8 3 (0.10%) Google Play
8 3 (0.10%) IaaS
8 3 (0.10%) iTunes
9 2 (0.068%) Office 365
10 1 (0.034%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.034%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 109 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 33 (1.11%) HTTP
3 32 (1.08%) VoIP
4 29 (0.98%) Internet
5 23 (0.78%) DNS
6 17 (0.57%) Firewall
7 16 (0.54%) SSL
8 15 (0.51%) SMTP
9 14 (0.47%) 3G
9 14 (0.47%) LTE
10 13 (0.44%) Bluetooth
10 13 (0.44%) GSM
10 13 (0.44%) RS-485
10 13 (0.44%) UMTS
11 12 (0.41%) Ethernet
11 12 (0.41%) RS-232
12 11 (0.37%) Network Security
13 10 (0.34%) FTP
14 9 (0.30%) VPN
15 8 (0.27%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 223 (7.53%) MySQL
3 158 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 150 (5.07%) Big Data
5 123 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 85 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 64 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 60 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 59 (1.99%) MongoDB
10 45 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 39 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 35 (1.18%) DB2
15 30 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (0.84%) GIS
17 19 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (0.57%) Apache Hive
18 17 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
19 14 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 277 (9.35%) Visual Studio
2 243 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 183 (6.18%) Subversion
4 108 (3.65%) Jenkins
5 98 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 82 (2.77%) Eclipse
7 75 (2.53%) Maven
8 74 (2.50%) JIRA
9 62 (2.09%) Selenium
10 57 (1.93%) NUnit
11 51 (1.72%) Bugzilla
12 48 (1.62%) JUnit
13 32 (1.08%) TeamCity
14 29 (0.98%) Ant
14 29 (0.98%) InstallShield
15 26 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (0.88%) WebDriver
16 24 (0.81%) ClearCase
17 23 (0.78%) GCC
18 22 (0.74%) Trac
General
1 397 (13.41%) Finance
2 210 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 157 (5.30%) Aerospace
4 148 (5.00%) Electronics
5 119 (4.02%) Automotive
6 117 (3.95%) Games
7 89 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 73 (2.47%) Banking
9 66 (2.23%) Retail
10 63 (2.13%) Marketing
11 32 (1.08%) Advertising
12 25 (0.84%) Military
13 20 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.64%) Avionics
15 17 (0.57%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.51%) Back Office
17 13 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.30%) Publishing
19 5 (0.17%) Billing
20 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1340 (45.25%) Software Engineer
2 1260 (42.55%) Developer
3 429 (14.49%) Software Developer
4 403 (13.61%) C++ Software Engineer
5 363 (12.26%) C# Developer
6 282 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 271 (9.15%) Java Developer
8 262 (8.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 257 (8.68%) C# Software Engineer
10 230 (7.77%) Senior Developer
11 222 (7.50%) Java Engineer
12 221 (7.46%) C++ Developer
13 219 (7.40%) Graduate
14 214 (7.23%) Java Software Engineer
15 209 (7.06%) C# Software Developer
16 200 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 182 (6.15%) Embedded Engineer
18 180 (6.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 162 (5.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
20 152 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 797 (26.92%) .NET
2 731 (24.69%) HTML
3 639 (21.58%) CSS
4 406 (13.71%) Web Services
5 367 (12.39%) ASP.NET
6 362 (12.23%) XML
7 305 (10.30%) jQuery
8 264 (8.92%) AngularJS
9 217 (7.33%) HTML5
10 209 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 187 (6.32%) .NET Framework
12 178 (6.01%) WCF
13 171 (5.78%) JSON
14 165 (5.57%) REST
14 165 (5.57%) SOAP
15 157 (5.30%) Spring
16 144 (4.86%) CSS3
17 143 (4.83%) STL
18 126 (4.26%) WPF
19 125 (4.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 880 (29.72%) Computer Science
2 295 (9.96%) Mathematics
3 174 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 128 (4.32%) Algorithms
6 126 (4.26%) Physics
7 115 (3.88%) Visualisation
8 101 (3.41%) User Experience
9 84 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
10 49 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 47 (1.59%) Device Driver
12 38 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 34 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 31 (1.05%) Statistics
15 26 (0.88%) Driving Licence
16 25 (0.84%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.84%) Mainframe
17 24 (0.81%) Client/Server
18 22 (0.74%) CUDA
18 22 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 836 (28.23%) Linux
2 739 (24.96%) Windows
3 215 (7.26%) Unix
4 71 (2.40%) Android
5 56 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 54 (1.82%) VxWorks
7 42 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
8 38 (1.28%) Windows Server
9 33 (1.11%) Solaris
10 26 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 20 (0.68%) Debian
12 18 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.44%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.30%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
16 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1182 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 575 (19.42%) OO
3 532 (17.97%) TDD
4 426 (14.39%) MVC
5 405 (13.68%) Multithreading
6 351 (11.85%) Scrum
7 344 (11.62%) SDLC
8 278 (9.39%) OOP
9 272 (9.19%) Web Development
10 252 (8.51%) UML
11 220 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 217 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
13 198 (6.69%) OOD
14 177 (5.98%) SOA
15 150 (5.07%) Open Source
16 146 (4.93%) BDD
17 130 (4.39%) Mentoring
18 126 (4.26%) Software Architecture
19 112 (3.78%) Software Testing
20 109 (3.68%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 1301 (43.94%) C++
2 1093 (36.91%) C#
3 919 (31.04%) Java
4 890 (30.06%) JavaScript
5 835 (28.20%) SQL
6 599 (20.23%) C
7 506 (17.09%) Python
8 209 (7.06%) PHP
9 151 (5.10%) Perl
10 145 (4.90%) Ruby
11 109 (3.68%) T-SQL
12 80 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 72 (2.43%) R
14 71 (2.40%) Embedded C++
15 70 (2.36%) Embedded C
16 57 (1.93%) Assembly Language
17 53 (1.79%) VB.NET
18 49 (1.65%) MATLAB
19 48 (1.62%) PL/SQL
20 41 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1155 (39.01%) Degree
2 154 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 109 (3.68%) PhD
4 105 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 36 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (1.08%) ISEB
8 24 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
9 18 (0.61%) OCPJP
10 17 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 10 (0.34%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.30%) HND
12 9 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.27%) CISSP
13 8 (0.27%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
15 5 (0.17%) MBA
15 5 (0.17%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (5.50%) QA
2 32 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.71%) ISO13485
4 20 (0.68%) DICOM
5 16 (0.54%) SLA
6 11 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.34%) MISRA
8 6 (0.20%) DO-178B
8 6 (0.20%) DO-254
9 5 (0.17%) MISRA C
10 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.068%) COSO
11 2 (0.068%) GAMP
11 2 (0.068%) GMP
11 2 (0.068%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.068%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.068%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.068%) PA-DSS
11 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.068%) TickIT
System Software
1 69 (2.33%) Firmware
2 25 (0.84%) Docker
3 18 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.54%) HDFS
5 10 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.20%) Snort
8 3 (0.10%) iptables
8 3 (0.10%) vSphere
8 3 (0.10%) Xen
8 3 (0.10%) XenServer
9 2 (0.068%) NFS
10 1 (0.034%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.034%) KVM
10 1 (0.034%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (0.68%) Ansible
3 18 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (0.54%) Puppet
5 9 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
5 9 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 9 (0.30%) Oozie
6 7 (0.24%) StatsD
7 4 (0.14%) logstash
8 3 (0.10%) everRun
8 3 (0.10%) Packer
8 3 (0.10%) Terraform
9 2 (0.068%) Ambari
9 2 (0.068%) CA Service Virtualization
9 2 (0.068%) Control-M
9 2 (0.068%) Nagios
9 2 (0.068%) Nessus
9 2 (0.068%) Nmap
10 1 (0.034%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.034%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 383 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 334 (11.28%) Oracle
3 63 (2.13%) IBM
4 54 (1.82%) Sophos
5 41 (1.38%) hybris
6 38 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 34 (1.15%) Sun
8 31 (1.05%) SAP
9 27 (0.91%) Progress
10 24 (0.81%) Google
11 22 (0.74%) Zend
12 18 (0.61%) HP
13 17 (0.57%) VMware
14 16 (0.54%) Hortonworks
14 16 (0.54%) Sitecore
14 16 (0.54%) Twitter
15 15 (0.51%) EMC
16 14 (0.47%) TSYS
17 13 (0.44%) Demandware
17 13 (0.44%) Venda
Oxfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 44,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Recuitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Recuitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Ringwood, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Healthcare + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago