The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Development Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 318
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in the City of London

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in the City of London

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 City of London region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) SDET
1 4 (100.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) React

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (100.00%) Protractor
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) SDET
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago