Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 23 July 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 44 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.08% 0.68% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.69% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Middlesex median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +74.24% -17.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £53,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £59,750 £44,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 290 582
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 97.31% 98.31% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 126 266 391
Middlesex median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £69,375 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Middlesex

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Middlesex

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Middlesex region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript