The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 46 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 264 344 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.08% 5.39% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 5.94% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 211 308 359
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4638 5789 9270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.31% 90.75% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4103 5287 7927
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the City of London

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the City of London

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 235 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (37.66%) Finance
3 148 (32.03%) SQL
4 146 (31.60%) Java
5 125 (27.06%) Degree
6 118 (25.54%) C#
7 117 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 109 (23.59%) SQL Server
9 101 (21.86%) .NET
10 97 (21.00%) TDD
11 93 (20.13%) Microsoft
12 90 (19.48%) Python
13 86 (18.61%) HTML
14 77 (16.67%) C++
15 75 (16.23%) Computer Science
16 73 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
16 73 (15.80%) Scrum
17 72 (15.58%) Git (software)
18 69 (14.94%) Test Automation
18 69 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 67 (14.50%) AngularJS
19 67 (14.50%) CSS
20 59 (12.77%) OO
21 55 (11.90%) Web Services
21 55 (11.90%) Linux
22 54 (11.69%) DevOps
23 53 (11.47%) Microservices
24 52 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
25 50 (10.82%) Scala
26 49 (10.61%) Analytics

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.38%) Apache
3 10 (2.16%) CMS
3 10 (2.16%) JBoss
4 8 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.52%) EPiServer
5 7 (1.52%) IIS
5 7 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.43%) Confluence
8 2 (0.43%) Jetty
8 2 (0.43%) nginx
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) Marvel
9 1 (0.22%) Mongrel
Applications
1 35 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (5.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) InDesign
4 1 (0.22%) InVision
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Eloqua
2 6 (1.30%) HFM
3 3 (0.65%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.22%) RMDS
4 1 (0.22%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.22%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 69 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.46%) SaaS
3 16 (3.46%) TestFlight
4 14 (3.03%) iTunes
5 9 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.73%) Google Play
6 8 (1.73%) PaaS
7 7 (1.52%) GitHub
8 6 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
9 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.87%) IaaS
11 3 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.95%) HTTP
2 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.65%) Extranet
3 3 (0.65%) Intranet
3 3 (0.65%) LAN
3 3 (0.65%) LDAP
3 3 (0.65%) WAN
4 2 (0.43%) DNS
4 2 (0.43%) Internet
4 2 (0.43%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) AMQP
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.22%) Multicast
5 1 (0.22%) SMPP
5 1 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 43 (9.31%) MongoDB
4 38 (8.23%) MySQL
5 33 (7.14%) Big Data
6 21 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
7 19 (4.11%) Relational Database
8 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (3.46%) CouchDB
9 16 (3.46%) SQLite
10 14 (3.03%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (1.95%) Power BI
13 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.73%) Blockchain
15 7 (1.52%) Couchbase
16 6 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 72 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 45 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.71%) Jenkins
4 24 (5.19%) Selenium
5 22 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (3.90%) Maven
7 17 (3.68%) JIRA
7 17 (3.68%) WebDriver
8 15 (3.25%) Xcode
9 14 (3.03%) Android Studio
10 13 (2.81%) JUnit
11 12 (2.60%) Protractor
12 11 (2.38%) Mocha
12 11 (2.38%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.73%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.73%) Sinon.JS
14 7 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.52%) Subversion
14 7 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 174 (37.66%) Finance
2 44 (9.52%) Retail
3 38 (8.23%) Banking
4 25 (5.41%) Marketing
5 24 (5.19%) Front Office
6 18 (3.90%) Legal
7 14 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 14 (3.03%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.81%) Games
9 8 (1.73%) Advertising
10 6 (1.30%) Publishing
11 4 (0.87%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.65%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Automotive
14 1 (0.22%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Law
14 1 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (38.31%) Developer
2 147 (31.82%) Software Engineer
3 58 (12.55%) Java Developer
4 50 (10.82%) Analyst
5 43 (9.31%) Senior Software Engineer
6 31 (6.71%) Java Engineer
7 29 (6.28%) C++ Software Engineer
8 27 (5.84%) C# Developer
9 26 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 24 (5.19%) Business Systems Analyst
10 24 (5.19%) Insurance Systems Analyst
10 24 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 24 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
11 22 (4.76%) Consultant
12 21 (4.55%) Lead Developer
13 20 (4.33%) .NET Software Engineer
14 19 (4.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 19 (4.11%) Python Software Engineer
15 18 (3.90%) Junior
15 18 (3.90%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (21.86%) .NET
2 86 (18.61%) HTML
3 67 (14.50%) AngularJS
3 67 (14.50%) CSS
4 55 (11.90%) Web Services
5 43 (9.31%) HTML5
6 40 (8.66%) REST
7 32 (6.93%) Spring
8 30 (6.49%) ASP.NET
9 27 (5.84%) WPF
10 26 (5.63%) React
11 23 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (4.76%) SOAP
12 22 (4.76%) WCF
12 22 (4.76%) XML
13 20 (4.33%) CSS3
13 20 (4.33%) jQuery
13 20 (4.33%) RESTful
14 18 (3.90%) JSON
14 18 (3.90%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.23%) Computer Science
2 49 (10.61%) Fintech
3 43 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (8.23%) Algorithms
4 38 (8.23%) User Experience
5 35 (7.58%) Management Information System
6 34 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
7 30 (6.49%) Mobile App
8 20 (4.33%) Hedge funds
9 15 (3.25%) Fixed Income
10 13 (2.81%) Equities
11 10 (2.16%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.16%) Derivative
12 9 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.73%) CUDA
14 6 (1.30%) Cloud Native
14 6 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (1.08%) PMI
15 5 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.90%) Linux
2 46 (9.96%) Apple iOS
3 38 (8.23%) Unix
3 38 (8.23%) Windows
4 30 (6.49%) Android
5 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.43%) CentOS
6 2 (0.43%) Solaris
6 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Fedora
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (21.00%) TDD
3 73 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
3 73 (15.80%) Scrum
4 69 (14.94%) Test Automation
5 59 (12.77%) OO
6 54 (11.69%) DevOps
7 53 (11.47%) Microservices
8 49 (10.61%) Analytics
9 43 (9.31%) Multithreading
10 41 (8.87%) BDD
11 39 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (8.44%) Unit Testing
12 38 (8.23%) E-Commerce
13 37 (8.01%) MVC
14 35 (7.58%) Mathematics
14 35 (7.58%) Project Management
15 30 (6.49%) Data Management
15 30 (6.49%) Machine Learning
15 30 (6.49%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 148 (32.03%) SQL
2 146 (31.60%) Java
3 118 (25.54%) C#
4 117 (25.32%) JavaScript
5 90 (19.48%) Python
6 77 (16.67%) C++
7 50 (10.82%) Scala
8 42 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 40 (8.66%) Objective-C
10 39 (8.44%) Apple Swift
11 26 (5.63%) PHP
12 18 (3.90%) Ruby
13 11 (2.38%) C
13 11 (2.38%) F#
13 11 (2.38%) Perl
14 10 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.16%) Clojure
14 10 (2.16%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.95%) Go
16 7 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (27.06%) Degree
2 28 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.03%) PhD
4 11 (2.38%) ISEB
5 9 (1.95%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.87%) PMP
8 3 (0.65%) ACCA
8 3 (0.65%) CIMA
8 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.43%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) OCP
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.39%) QA
2 9 (1.95%) MiFID
3 4 (0.87%) PMO
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) Section 508
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (6.28%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (3.46%) Puppet
2 11 (2.38%) Ansible
3 9 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.73%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.08%) HockeyApp
6 4 (0.87%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) Control-M
7 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) Packer
7 1 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) Terraform
7 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.93%) Oracle
3 24 (5.19%) Google
4 11 (2.38%) Adobe
4 11 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 11 (2.38%) Tableau
5 10 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.73%) Infragistics
6 8 (1.73%) New Relic
6 8 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.52%) Coverity
7 7 (1.52%) Marketo
7 7 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.30%) BEA
8 6 (1.30%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.08%) Zend
10 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.65%) Calypso
11 3 (0.65%) TIBCO
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 - £110000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago