Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 51 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 5.91% 2.89% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 3.02% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 7
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,300 £37,350
90th Percentile £45,000 £53,250 £54,500
South London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +37.50%

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 467 497 525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.52% 95.76% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 420 456 462
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +1.60% +3.89%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,375 £28,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £65,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 November 2017. 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
Surbiton - 17 £35,000 -
Chessington 0 7 £37,500 -16.67%
New Malden - 4 - -
Software Engineer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Software 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (92.86%) C++
3 18 (64.29%) C
3 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 18 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 16 (57.14%) Linux
5 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 13 (46.43%) Content Analysis
6 13 (46.43%) Video Content Analysis
6 13 (46.43%) Signal Processing
6 13 (46.43%) Open Source
7 12 (42.86%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) Python
8 10 (35.71%) Video\Live Streaming
8 10 (35.71%) GitHub
9 9 (32.14%) HTML5
9 9 (32.14%) CSS
10 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (25.00%) Games
11 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
11 7 (25.00%) Image Processing
11 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
13 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
14 3 (10.71%) Google
14 3 (10.71%) Neural Network

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (25.00%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) GStreamer
3 3 (10.71%) Polymer
3 3 (10.71%) Web Components
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Video\Live Streaming
3 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) Content Analysis
2 13 (46.43%) Open Source
2 13 (46.43%) Signal Processing
2 13 (46.43%) Video Content Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Complexity Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.71%) Neural Network
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Video Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C++
2 18 (64.29%) C
3 10 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Ada
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
1 3 (10.71%) Intel
2 2 (7.14%) VMware