The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 57 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.70% 1.74% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 2.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £58,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Engineering
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 409 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.99% 78.96% 78.36%
Number of salaries quoted 216 247 310
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 40 (80.00%) Degree
2 28 (56.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (52.00%) C++
4 21 (42.00%) C
5 20 (40.00%) .NET
6 19 (38.00%) Linux
6 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (26.00%) C#
8 12 (24.00%) Ethernet
8 12 (24.00%) Windows
8 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 11 (22.00%) HTML
9 11 (22.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.00%) XML
9 11 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (20.00%) Home Automation
10 10 (20.00%) MFC
10 10 (20.00%) Assembly Language
11 9 (18.00%) J2EE
11 9 (18.00%) UNIX
11 9 (18.00%) Servlets
11 9 (18.00%) Electronics
11 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
11 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (16.00%) NEC
12 8 (16.00%) Wireless
12 8 (16.00%) Project Management
12 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (16.00%) Java

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) concrete5
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (24.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (16.00%) GPRS
3 8 (16.00%) GSM
3 8 (16.00%) Wireless
4 5 (10.00%) HTTP
5 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.00%) FTP
5 3 (6.00%) LDAP
5 3 (6.00%) Broadband
6 2 (4.00%) SDH
6 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (2.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (18.00%) Electronics
2 7 (14.00%) French Language
2 7 (14.00%) German Language
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Graduate
3 9 (18.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 11 (22.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.00%) XML
4 10 (20.00%) MFC
5 9 (18.00%) J2EE
5 9 (18.00%) Servlets
6 7 (14.00%) Struts
6 7 (14.00%) EJB
6 7 (14.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) JSON
6 7 (14.00%) JSP
7 5 (10.00%) Ajax
7 5 (10.00%) Web Services
7 5 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (8.00%) HTML5
9 2 (4.00%) CSS3
9 2 (4.00%) Velocity
9 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (20.00%) Home Automation
4 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.00%) Firmware
6 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.00%) iDTV
8 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.00%) Physics
8 2 (4.00%) iPhone
8 2 (4.00%) Xbox
8 2 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.00%) UNIX
4 7 (14.00%) Android
4 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) Project Management
2 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) SOA
3 7 (14.00%) Android Development
3 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.00%) Product Management
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) UML
5 2 (4.00%) Web Design
5 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Web Development
5 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.00%) People Management
6 1 (2.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) C++
2 21 (42.00%) C
3 13 (26.00%) C#
4 10 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded C
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded C++
5 8 (16.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 4 (8.00%) PHP5
9 2 (4.00%) PHP4
9 2 (4.00%) VB
9 2 (4.00%) VC++
9 2 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) NFS
2 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) EMC
1 8 (16.00%) NEC
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) Cramer
3 2 (4.00%) Zend