The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 34 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.99% 5.29% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.43% 5.50% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 20
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £78,800 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 382 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.09% 96.22% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 364 222 322
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (69.64%) Software Engineering
2 24 (42.86%) Linux
3 23 (41.07%) Computer Science
4 22 (39.29%) Web Services
5 20 (35.71%) C
5 20 (35.71%) C++
6 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
7 18 (32.14%) XML
7 18 (32.14%) Oracle
7 18 (32.14%) Degree
8 17 (30.36%) Java
8 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
9 16 (28.57%) WSDL
9 16 (28.57%) Toad
9 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (28.57%) JAXB
9 16 (28.57%) SDH
9 16 (28.57%) BEA
9 16 (28.57%) MPLS
9 16 (28.57%) MetaSolv
9 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 16 (28.57%) SQL
9 16 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 16 (28.57%) JMS
9 16 (28.57%) SOAP
9 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
9 16 (28.57%) Data Migration
9 16 (28.57%) TDD
9 16 (28.57%) Migration

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
2 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
3 16 (28.57%) SDH
3 16 (28.57%) MPLS
4 10 (17.86%) LDAP
4 10 (17.86%) FTP
4 10 (17.86%) HTTP
4 10 (17.86%) Kerberos
5 6 (10.71%) Network Security
6 5 (8.93%) SMS
7 2 (3.57%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) GPRS
8 1 (1.79%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) MS Access
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Toad
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) InstallShield
General
1 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) Web Services
2 18 (32.14%) XML
3 16 (28.57%) WSDL
3 16 (28.57%) JAXB
3 16 (28.57%) JMS
3 16 (28.57%) SOAP
4 9 (16.07%) .NET
5 3 (5.36%) MFC
6 2 (3.57%) ODBC
6 2 (3.57%) HTML
6 2 (3.57%) OLE DB
6 2 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.36%) Home Automation
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Software Engineering
2 16 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 16 (28.57%) TDD
2 16 (28.57%) Migration
3 12 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 7 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 7 (12.50%) Software Distribution
5 6 (10.71%) Release Management
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.79%) Android Development
9 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) C
1 20 (35.71%) C++
2 17 (30.36%) Java
3 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 16 (28.57%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.57%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) VC++
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) NFS
2 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 16 (28.57%) BEA
2 16 (28.57%) MetaSolv
2 16 (28.57%) Cramer
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.50%) McAfee
4 7 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Sophos
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) NEC
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