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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 33 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 34 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.50% 6.15% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 6.43% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 12
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
503 482 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.18% 95.63% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 429 338 330
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
2 69 (88.46%) C++
3 52 (66.67%) C#
3 52 (66.67%) Degree
4 49 (62.82%) Computer Science
5 47 (60.26%) C
6 46 (58.97%) Java
7 35 (44.87%) Python
8 29 (37.18%) TDD
8 29 (37.18%) Mathematics
8 29 (37.18%) Physics
9 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
10 25 (32.05%) SQL
11 22 (28.21%) MFC
11 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
11 22 (28.21%) COM
11 22 (28.21%) STL
11 22 (28.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 22 (28.21%) Multithreading
11 22 (28.21%) SDLC
12 16 (20.51%) Linux
13 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.82%) LDAP
14 10 (12.82%) FTP
14 10 (12.82%) HTTP
14 10 (12.82%) Kerberos
14 10 (12.82%) NFS
14 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
14 10 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (10.26%) SQL Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) FTP
1 10 (12.82%) HTTP
1 10 (12.82%) Kerberos
1 10 (12.82%) LDAP
1 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) ProC
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Electronics
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
2 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (28.21%) COM
1 22 (28.21%) MFC
1 22 (28.21%) STL
2 7 (8.97%) Web Services
3 6 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) XSLT
5 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.28%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.28%) J2EE
5 1 (1.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (62.82%) Computer Science
2 29 (37.18%) Mathematics
2 29 (37.18%) Physics
3 10 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
2 29 (37.18%) TDD
3 22 (28.21%) Multithreading
3 22 (28.21%) SDLC
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.69%) BDD
5 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.69%) Fraud Detection
5 6 (7.69%) OO
5 6 (7.69%) Scrum
6 5 (6.41%) OOP
7 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.28%) Logistics
8 1 (1.28%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 69 (88.46%) C++
2 52 (66.67%) C#
3 47 (60.26%) C
4 46 (58.97%) Java
5 35 (44.87%) Python
6 25 (32.05%) SQL
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) NFS
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) SAP
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