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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 63 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.65% 3.40% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 4.23% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 13
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £84,900 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
459 449 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 81.24% 80.32% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 267 296
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (72.73%) Degree
2 22 (50.00%) C++
3 19 (43.18%) C
3 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
4 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 15 (34.09%) Linux
6 14 (31.82%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) XML
8 11 (25.00%) Java
8 11 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (22.73%) Home Automation
9 10 (22.73%) C#
9 10 (22.73%) MFC
9 10 (22.73%) Assembly Language
10 9 (20.45%) Electronics
10 9 (20.45%) Oracle
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) iOS Development
11 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (18.18%) GPRS
11 8 (18.18%) GSM
11 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
11 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++
11 8 (18.18%) EMC
11 8 (18.18%) SOAP
11 8 (18.18%) Web Services
11 8 (18.18%) NEC
11 8 (18.18%) Wireless
11 8 (18.18%) Firmware

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
1 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) concrete5
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
1 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.18%) Wireless
2 8 (18.18%) GPRS
2 8 (18.18%) GSM
3 6 (13.64%) SDH
3 6 (13.64%) MPLS
4 5 (11.36%) HTTP
5 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.82%) FTP
5 3 (6.82%) LDAP
5 3 (6.82%) Broadband
6 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.27%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
1 4 (9.09%) Toad
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 9 (20.45%) Electronics
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) French Language
3 4 (9.09%) German Language
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Finance
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Software Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Graduate
5 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) XML
3 10 (22.73%) MFC
4 8 (18.18%) SOAP
4 8 (18.18%) Web Services
5 7 (15.91%) CSS
5 7 (15.91%) HTML
5 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
6 6 (13.64%) J2EE
6 6 (13.64%) Servlets
7 5 (11.36%) JSP
7 5 (11.36%) JSON
8 4 (9.09%) JMS
8 4 (9.09%) WSDL
8 4 (9.09%) JAXB
8 4 (9.09%) Spring
8 4 (9.09%) EJB
8 4 (9.09%) Struts
9 3 (6.82%) Ajax
10 2 (4.55%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
2 11 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (22.73%) Home Automation
4 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.55%) Xbox
6 2 (4.55%) User Experience
6 2 (4.55%) iPhone
6 2 (4.55%) iDTV
6 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) Android
3 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) iOS Development
2 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Android Development
4 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) MVC
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
6 4 (9.09%) SOA
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) C++
2 19 (43.18%) C
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) C#
4 10 (22.73%) Assembly Language
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) PHP
7 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
9 4 (9.09%) PHP5
10 2 (4.55%) PHP4
10 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.55%) VB
10 2 (4.55%) VC++
11 1 (2.27%) Python
11 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Firmware
2 3 (6.82%) NFS
3 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) EMC
2 8 (18.18%) NEC
3 6 (13.64%) Cramer
4 4 (9.09%) MetaSolv
4 4 (9.09%) BEA
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Zend