The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 24 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 709 602 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.49% 8.24% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.13% 9.30% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 514 520 591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5401 6476 6741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.56% 88.65% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4278 5219 5425
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the East of England

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in the East of England

Software Engineering
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Cambridgeshire +9 387 £47,500 -1.04% 80
Hertfordshire -1 182 £42,500 -4.49% 18
Norfolk +11 52 £40,000 -7.80% 5
Essex +4 34 £40,000 -33.33% 6
Bedfordshire +19 29 £36,500 -23.15% 5
Suffolk +14 24 £37,500 -14.77% 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 533 (40.11%) C++
2 523 (39.35%) Degree
3 465 (34.99%) Java
4 461 (34.69%) Computer Science
5 428 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
6 416 (31.30%) C#
7 336 (25.28%) Python
8 321 (24.15%) JavaScript
9 295 (22.20%) Mathematics
10 281 (21.14%) C
11 275 (20.69%) HTML
12 255 (19.19%) .NET
13 250 (18.81%) Linux
14 246 (18.51%) OO
15 243 (18.28%) SQL
16 198 (14.90%) CSS
17 184 (13.84%) Windows
18 175 (13.17%) Scrum
19 171 (12.87%) Physics
20 170 (12.79%) MVC
21 167 (12.57%) AngularJS
22 166 (12.49%) ASP.NET
23 153 (11.51%) SQL Server
24 132 (9.93%) TDD
25 129 (9.71%) PhD
26 125 (9.41%) Microsoft
27 118 (8.88%) Node.js
27 118 (8.88%) Multithreading
28 117 (8.80%) OOP
29 115 (8.65%) Web Development

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 55 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (2.48%) JBoss
3 32 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 28 (2.11%) CMS
5 27 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.81%) Umbraco
7 22 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.13%) IIS
9 15 (1.13%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.75%) Apache
11 7 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
11 7 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.38%) DNN
13 2 (0.15%) Drupal
13 2 (0.15%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.15%) SAS
14 1 (0.075%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.075%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.45%) Simulink
5 5 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.56%) SaaS
4 25 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.20%) PaaS
6 15 (1.13%) Office 365
7 12 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.90%) IaaS
8 11 (0.83%) GitHub
9 4 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.23%) Slack
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.94%) Wireless
2 51 (3.84%) Bluetooth
3 35 (2.63%) Firewall
4 33 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (2.11%) Internet
6 26 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.58%) HTTP
8 15 (1.13%) 802.11
8 15 (1.13%) SAN
8 15 (1.13%) SSL
9 10 (0.75%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (0.60%) NAS
12 7 (0.53%) DNS
13 6 (0.45%) LDAP
13 6 (0.45%) LTE
14 5 (0.38%) GSM
14 5 (0.38%) NFC
14 5 (0.38%) SNMP
14 5 (0.38%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 76 (5.72%) MySQL
3 69 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 46 (3.46%) Big Data
5 40 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 38 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 26 (1.96%) Redis
8 22 (1.66%) Oracle Database
9 19 (1.43%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.28%) HBase
11 12 (0.90%) DB2
12 11 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
13 10 (0.75%) GIS
14 9 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (0.60%) JasperReports
16 7 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
18 5 (0.38%) Lumira
18 5 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 108 (8.13%) Git (software)
2 90 (6.77%) Visual Studio
3 70 (5.27%) NUnit
4 61 (4.59%) Subversion
5 54 (4.06%) Jenkins
6 50 (3.76%) LabVIEW
7 44 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 43 (3.24%) TeamCity
9 41 (3.09%) JIRA
10 37 (2.78%) Maven
10 37 (2.78%) Selenium
11 36 (2.71%) JUnit
12 31 (2.33%) Moq
13 30 (2.26%) WebDriver
14 24 (1.81%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.81%) JBehave
15 23 (1.73%) MSBuild
16 19 (1.43%) gulp
16 19 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
16 19 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 108 (8.13%) Finance
2 105 (7.90%) Electronics
3 94 (7.07%) Telecoms
4 46 (3.46%) Games
5 39 (2.93%) Aerospace
6 29 (2.18%) Automotive
7 28 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 23 (1.73%) Retail
9 21 (1.58%) Banking
10 16 (1.20%) Publishing
11 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.98%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.90%) Marketing
14 10 (0.75%) Law
15 6 (0.45%) Legal
16 5 (0.38%) Advertising
17 4 (0.30%) Back Office
17 4 (0.30%) French Language
17 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 653 (49.13%) Software Engineer
2 554 (41.69%) Developer
3 230 (17.31%) C++ Software Engineer
4 202 (15.20%) Software Developer
5 154 (11.59%) Java Engineer
6 147 (11.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 146 (10.99%) Embedded Engineer
8 138 (10.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 138 (10.38%) Graduate
9 137 (10.31%) Java Developer
10 122 (9.18%) C# Developer
11 118 (8.88%) .NET Developer
12 116 (8.73%) Java Software Engineer
13 108 (8.13%) Senior Software Engineer
14 101 (7.60%) C# Software Engineer
15 90 (6.77%) Senior Developer
16 83 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
16 83 (6.25%) C++ Developer
17 82 (6.17%) C Software Engineer
18 73 (5.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (20.69%) HTML
2 255 (19.19%) .NET
3 198 (14.90%) CSS
4 167 (12.57%) AngularJS
5 166 (12.49%) ASP.NET
6 118 (8.88%) Node.js
7 111 (8.35%) jQuery
8 106 (7.98%) HTML5
9 92 (6.92%) Web Services
10 87 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 81 (6.09%) JSON
12 80 (6.02%) Ajax
13 70 (5.27%) CSS3
14 65 (4.89%) XML
15 63 (4.74%) Spring
16 62 (4.67%) RESTful
17 53 (3.99%) .NET Framework
18 52 (3.91%) REST
19 45 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 43 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 461 (34.69%) Computer Science
2 111 (8.35%) Algorithms
3 88 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 42 (3.16%) User Experience
6 38 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
7 29 (2.18%) Data Structures
7 29 (2.18%) Embedded Systems
8 24 (1.81%) Augmented Reality
9 23 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.58%) Fintech
11 18 (1.35%) Device Driver
11 18 (1.35%) Life Science
12 17 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 16 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.98%) Robotics
15 12 (0.90%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.90%) CMDB
16 11 (0.83%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 250 (18.81%) Linux
2 184 (13.84%) Windows
3 70 (5.27%) Android
4 58 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 54 (4.06%) Unix
6 13 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 8 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.45%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.23%) AIX
11 3 (0.23%) CentOS
11 3 (0.23%) Debian
11 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.23%) ThreadX
12 2 (0.15%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (22.20%) Mathematics
3 246 (18.51%) OO
4 175 (13.17%) Scrum
5 171 (12.87%) Physics
6 170 (12.79%) MVC
7 132 (9.93%) TDD
8 118 (8.88%) Multithreading
9 117 (8.80%) OOP
10 115 (8.65%) Web Development
11 98 (7.37%) SDLC
12 83 (6.25%) OOD
13 74 (5.57%) Machine Learning
14 71 (5.34%) DevOps
15 70 (5.27%) Unit Testing
16 67 (5.04%) Open Source
17 61 (4.59%) BDD
18 59 (4.44%) Project Management
19 56 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
20 49 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 533 (40.11%) C++
2 465 (34.99%) Java
3 416 (31.30%) C#
4 336 (25.28%) Python
5 321 (24.15%) JavaScript
6 281 (21.14%) C
7 243 (18.28%) SQL
8 91 (6.85%) Perl
9 66 (4.97%) MATLAB
10 64 (4.82%) Embedded C
11 46 (3.46%) PHP
12 40 (3.01%) TypeScript
13 37 (2.78%) Embedded C++
14 34 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 32 (2.41%) Ruby
16 23 (1.73%) Apple Swift
17 21 (1.58%) Assembly Language
17 21 (1.58%) Scala
17 21 (1.58%) VB
18 20 (1.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 523 (39.35%) Degree
2 129 (9.71%) PhD
3 74 (5.57%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.05%) ISEB
7 13 (0.98%) MCP
8 12 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (0.90%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.90%) PMP
8 12 (0.90%) Security+ Certification
9 10 (0.75%) BC Cleared
10 7 (0.53%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.38%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.23%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.99%) QA
2 12 (0.90%) SLA
3 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.38%) SDET
4 4 (0.30%) ISO13485
5 3 (0.23%) GxP
6 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) PMO
6 2 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 39 (2.93%) Docker
2 28 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.96%) Firmware
4 24 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.38%) KVM
7 5 (0.38%) LXC
7 5 (0.38%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.30%) vSphere
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.15%) GFS2
10 2 (0.15%) NFS
10 2 (0.15%) QEMU
11 1 (0.075%) Xen
11 1 (0.075%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (2.18%) Grafana
2 26 (1.96%) Graphite
3 22 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.90%) SCVMM
6 9 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.60%) EMC Navisphere
8 7 (0.53%) Ansible
8 7 (0.53%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.53%) Puppet
9 6 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.30%) Nagios
11 4 (0.30%) OpenView
11 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 108 (8.13%) Oracle
3 33 (2.48%) HP
4 25 (1.88%) IBM
5 24 (1.81%) VMware
6 22 (1.66%) Google
7 20 (1.50%) EMC
8 16 (1.20%) BMC
8 16 (1.20%) Cisco
8 16 (1.20%) Dell
8 16 (1.20%) Juniper
9 13 (0.98%) Citrix
10 12 (0.90%) CheckPoint
10 12 (0.90%) NetApp
11 10 (0.75%) Adobe
11 10 (0.75%) Brocade
12 9 (0.68%) CA
12 9 (0.68%) RedGate
12 9 (0.68%) SAP
13 8 (0.60%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£38,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 28 days leave, Private Healthcare etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago