The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.78% 0.61% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 0.63% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 70 160 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 97.22% 96.97% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 148 152
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 27 April 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
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%) 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
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C
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%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

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%) Automated Testing
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%) 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