Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 19 January 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.31% 0.40% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 0.43% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Middlesex median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £31,875
90th Percentile £53,500 £41,250 £47,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.83% +1.67% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 139 235 378
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.05% 94.76% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 99 190 328
Middlesex median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £73,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Middlesex over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Digital TV
4 2 (40.00%) DVB
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) IPTV
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Physics
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Interactive TV
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) mvBase
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) UniData
5 1 (20.00%) jBASE
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) mvBase
1 1 (20.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (40.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) jBASE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle