The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Configuration Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Configuration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Configuration Engineer
Rank 945 - 998
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Configuration Engineer 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Configuration Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Configuration Engineer within the UK.

Software Configuration Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Software Configuration Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Configuration Engineer over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Software Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Configuration Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Configuration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
England - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,750 -
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £36,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £36,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
South East - 1 £60,000 -

Software Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Configuration 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 Configuration Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) TickIT
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby

Software Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Configuration 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 Configuration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Trac
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware