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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 48 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.83% 5.45% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 5.73% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £86,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
566 419 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.33% 95.23% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 384 237 336
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 19 (33.93%) Web Services
3 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
4 18 (32.14%) C
4 18 (32.14%) C++
4 18 (32.14%) Java
5 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
6 16 (28.57%) Oracle
6 16 (28.57%) XML
6 16 (28.57%) Degree
7 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 14 (25.00%) SDH
7 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (25.00%) MPLS
7 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 14 (25.00%) Migration
7 14 (25.00%) Cramer
7 14 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 14 (25.00%) QA
7 14 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 13 (23.21%) SOAP
8 13 (23.21%) Windows
8 13 (23.21%) JMS
8 13 (23.21%) WSDL
8 13 (23.21%) Toad

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Ethernet
2 14 (25.00%) SDH
2 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.00%) MPLS
3 8 (14.29%) SMS
3 8 (14.29%) HTTP
4 6 (10.71%) Kerberos
4 6 (10.71%) FTP
4 6 (10.71%) LDAP
5 4 (7.14%) Network Security
6 3 (5.36%) Wireless
6 3 (5.36%) GPRS
6 3 (5.36%) GSM
7 2 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (25.00%) 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 13 (23.21%) Toad
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) Web Services
2 16 (28.57%) XML
3 13 (23.21%) SOAP
3 13 (23.21%) JMS
3 13 (23.21%) WSDL
3 13 (23.21%) JAXB
4 11 (19.64%) .NET
5 5 (8.93%) MFC
6 2 (3.57%) HTML
6 2 (3.57%) OLE DB
6 2 (3.57%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) ODBC
7 1 (1.79%) Swing
7 1 (1.79%) J2SE
7 1 (1.79%) Velocity
7 1 (1.79%) JAX-WS
7 1 (1.79%) JavaFX
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) CSS
7 1 (1.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.93%) Home Automation
4 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Physics
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) MPEG
6 1 (1.79%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Android
4 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.00%) Migration
2 14 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 13 (23.21%) TDD
4 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Software Deployment
4 10 (17.86%) Software Distribution
5 9 (16.07%) Release Management
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Android Development
7 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) C
1 18 (32.14%) C++
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (19.64%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) Assembly Language
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.36%) PhD
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) NFS
2 3 (5.36%) Firmware
3 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) Cramer
3 13 (23.21%) MetaSolv
3 13 (23.21%) BEA
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.86%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) McAfee
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) NEC
7 2 (3.57%) Sophos
8 1 (1.79%) Apple
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