Software Engineering Jobs in the East of England

Software Engineering
England > East of England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England requiring Software Engineering skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Software Engineering over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 13 30 9
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 549 320 1,086
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 8.91% 8.14% 14.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.56% 8.56% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 443 143 201
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,100 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +11.63%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £88,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -13.79% +3.57% +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England

Software Engineering falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the East of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,751 3,740 7,058
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 77.13% 95.17% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,408 1,810 2,909
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £36,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +3.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +5.71%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the East of England

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

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 6 months to 17 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +10 276 £65,000 -7.14% 39
Hertfordshire +25 126 £65,000 - 14
Essex +26 64 £55,000 -15.38% 18
Norfolk -13 34 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Bedfordshire +1 32 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Suffolk -10 16 £50,000 -2.44% 3
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.09%) nginx
2 4 (0.73%) Apache
2 4 (0.73%) WordPress
3 1 (0.18%) CMS
3 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (3.46%) Simulink
2 8 (1.46%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.09%) Trello
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.55%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) CANalyzer
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) C-CURE
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (14.39%) AWS
2 47 (8.56%) Azure
3 16 (2.91%) SaaS
4 15 (2.73%) Serverless
5 10 (1.82%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.46%) GitHub
7 7 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (1.28%) Azure DevOps
8 5 (0.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 5 (0.91%) Azure Functions
8 5 (0.91%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.73%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.55%) AWS KMS
10 3 (0.55%) GitHub Actions
10 3 (0.55%) Loggly
10 3 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.92%) Wireless
2 12 (2.19%) 5G
2 12 (2.19%) Ethernet
3 10 (1.82%) Bluetooth
4 9 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.28%) Modbus
7 6 (1.09%) HTTP
7 6 (1.09%) LTE
8 5 (0.91%) RS-232
9 4 (0.73%) 5G NR
9 4 (0.73%) 802.11
9 4 (0.73%) RS-422
9 4 (0.73%) RS-485
9 4 (0.73%) Software-Defined Radio
10 3 (0.55%) 4G
10 3 (0.55%) Firewall
10 3 (0.55%) Network Security
10 3 (0.55%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (2.55%) MySQL
2 14 (2.55%) Redis
3 11 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.82%) GIS
5 9 (1.64%) Amazon Aurora
5 9 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (0.91%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.91%) Power BI
7 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.73%) Spatial Data
8 4 (0.73%) Triplestore
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 44 (8.01%) Git
2 16 (2.91%) JIRA
3 14 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.37%) GitLab
5 11 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.82%) LabVIEW
7 8 (1.46%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (1.46%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.09%) webpack
9 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.73%) Rational Team Concert
11 3 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.55%) Selenium
11 3 (0.55%) Subversion
11 3 (0.55%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.36%) Appium
12 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.36%) IntelliJ
General
1 99 (18.03%) Social Skills
2 89 (16.21%) Electronics
3 42 (7.65%) Automotive
4 38 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 23 (4.19%) Aerospace
7 15 (2.73%) Legal
8 13 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 12 (2.19%) Games
10 9 (1.64%) Finance
11 7 (1.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 7 (1.28%) Military
11 7 (1.28%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.91%) Marketing
12 5 (0.91%) Tech for Good
13 4 (0.73%) Local Government
13 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.36%) French Language
14 2 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 361 (65.76%) Software Engineer
2 128 (23.32%) Embedded Engineer
3 126 (22.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 118 (21.49%) Senior
5 106 (19.31%) Senior Software Engineer
6 89 (16.21%) Developer
7 36 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 31 (5.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 31 (5.65%) Lead
9 26 (4.74%) Senior Embedded Engineer
10 24 (4.37%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (2.73%) Python Engineer
11 15 (2.73%) Python Software Engineer
12 12 (2.19%) PHP Developer
13 11 (2.00%) .NET Developer
13 11 (2.00%) Full Stack Engineer
14 10 (1.82%) Ada Engineer
14 10 (1.82%) Ada Software Engineer
14 10 (1.82%) C Software Engineer
14 10 (1.82%) Full Stack Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.11%) .NET
2 60 (10.93%) React
3 42 (7.65%) HTML
4 38 (6.92%) CSS
5 31 (5.65%) Node.js
6 18 (3.28%) AngularJS
6 18 (3.28%) REST
7 17 (3.10%) .NET Core
8 15 (2.73%) .NET Framework
8 15 (2.73%) HTML5
9 11 (2.00%) Django
9 11 (2.00%) JSON
10 10 (1.82%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.82%) Kafka
10 10 (1.82%) Laravel
10 10 (1.82%) Spring
11 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (1.64%) Flask
11 9 (1.64%) PyQt
11 9 (1.64%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.11%) Embedded Systems
2 36 (6.56%) Algorithms
3 25 (4.55%) IoT
4 18 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.91%) Cyber Threat
6 16 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.91%) Robotics
7 11 (2.00%) Distributed Systems
8 10 (1.82%) Product Ownership
9 9 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
10 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.28%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.09%) Blockchain
12 6 (1.09%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.09%) Distributed Computing
12 6 (1.09%) PCIe
13 5 (0.91%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (0.91%) RISC-V
Operating Systems
1 94 (17.12%) Linux
2 31 (5.65%) Embedded Linux
3 25 (4.55%) Windows
4 11 (2.00%) Android
5 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.09%) Alpine Linux
7 3 (0.55%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Unix
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (23.13%) Agile
2 91 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
3 70 (12.75%) Computer Science
4 45 (8.20%) Full Stack Development
4 45 (8.20%) Software Testing
5 44 (8.01%) DevOps
6 35 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 33 (6.01%) Artificial Intelligence
7 33 (6.01%) Validation
8 30 (5.46%) Design Patterns
9 27 (4.92%) CI/CD
9 27 (4.92%) Mentoring
9 27 (4.92%) SDLC
10 26 (4.74%) Machine Learning
10 26 (4.74%) Scrum
10 26 (4.74%) Systems Engineering
11 25 (4.55%) OO
12 24 (4.37%) Multithreading
12 24 (4.37%) OOP
12 24 (4.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 123 (22.40%) C#
2 122 (22.22%) C
3 114 (20.77%) Python
4 89 (16.21%) C++
5 73 (13.30%) JavaScript
6 71 (12.93%) TypeScript
7 36 (6.56%) SQL
8 32 (5.83%) Embedded C
9 31 (5.65%) Java
10 29 (5.28%) PHP
11 25 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 22 (4.01%) Ada
13 17 (3.10%) Rust
14 9 (1.64%) Kotlin
15 7 (1.28%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.09%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.91%) Go
18 4 (0.73%) Bash
18 4 (0.73%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 105 (19.13%) Degree
2 64 (11.66%) Security Cleared
3 38 (6.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.82%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.09%) HNC
7 5 (0.91%) HND
8 4 (0.73%) PhD
9 3 (0.55%) CCDA
9 3 (0.55%) CCDP
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.55%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.09%) IEC 62304
1 6 (1.09%) ISO 13485
1 6 (1.09%) MISRA
2 4 (0.73%) MISRA C
2 4 (0.73%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) AUTOSAR
3 3 (0.55%) ISO 26262
4 2 (0.36%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.18%) DO-254
5 1 (0.18%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (6.01%) Firmware
2 29 (5.28%) Docker
3 6 (1.09%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (7.10%) Kubernetes
2 19 (3.46%) Terraform
3 5 (0.91%) Ansible
4 2 (0.36%) linkerd
4 2 (0.36%) Progress Chef
5 1 (0.18%) Functional Safety
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (2.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (1.82%) Siemens
3 6 (1.09%) IBM
3 6 (1.09%) Salesforce
4 5 (0.91%) Oracle
5 4 (0.73%) Cisco
6 3 (0.55%) Cadence
6 3 (0.55%) New Relic
6 3 (0.55%) Rackspace
6 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.36%) QNX
7 2 (0.36%) RedGate
7 2 (0.36%) Sybase
8 1 (0.18%) EMC
8 1 (0.18%) Google
8 1 (0.18%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.18%) Remedy
8 1 (0.18%) Xilinx