Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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

Software Engineer
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 32 56
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 3.05% 8.14% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 8.21% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 10
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,250 £49,250
South London median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames with a recognized job title 389 390 488
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.73% 99.24% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 345 334 444
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £71,250
South London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.61%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Kingston Upon Thames.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
New Malden +10 8 £42,500 -7.61% 3
Chessington -3 2 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Surbiton -15 2 £35,000 -
Software Engineer
South London

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) WPF
5 7 (58.33%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) C
7 5 (41.67%) C++
8 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
8 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
8 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (25.00%) Linux
10 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (16.67%) CSS
10 2 (16.67%) HTML
10 2 (16.67%) Games
10 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
10 2 (16.67%) HTML5
10 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
10 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
10 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (8.33%) Big Data

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C
4 5 (41.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware