The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 73 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 64 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.81% 2.63% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 2.78% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2131 1975 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.67% 94.50% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1505 1567
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 43 £40,000 - 3
High Wycombe +11 18 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Aylesbury -1 2 £45,000 +39.53% 2
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 124 (93.23%) Software Engineering
2 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (45.86%) C#
4 59 (44.36%) C++
5 52 (39.10%) Linux
6 51 (38.35%) Degree
7 45 (33.83%) Java
8 38 (28.57%) .NET
9 36 (27.07%) Computer Science
10 34 (25.56%) Windows
11 33 (24.81%) SQL
12 32 (24.06%) TDD
13 30 (22.56%) OO
14 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
15 27 (20.30%) JavaScript
15 27 (20.30%) Python
15 27 (20.30%) Physics
16 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
17 25 (18.80%) Scrum
18 24 (18.05%) C
18 24 (18.05%) OOP
19 23 (17.29%) MySQL
19 23 (17.29%) jQuery
20 22 (16.54%) Visual Studio
20 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
20 22 (16.54%) Apache
21 20 (15.04%) Electronics
21 20 (15.04%) WPF
22 19 (14.29%) Open Source
22 19 (14.29%) Subversion

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 22 (16.54%) Apache
2 6 (4.51%) CMS
3 2 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.26%) ISDN
3 2 (1.50%) GSM
3 2 (1.50%) X.25
3 2 (1.50%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.75%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.29%) MySQL
3 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.27%) UniData
5 9 (6.77%) JasperReports
5 9 (6.77%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.54%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.29%) Subversion
3 11 (8.27%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.77%) Ant
4 9 (6.77%) CruiseControl
5 7 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.26%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (2.26%) JUnit
7 2 (1.50%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.75%) Selenium
8 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (15.04%) Electronics
2 12 (9.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Marketing
5 3 (2.26%) Billing
5 3 (2.26%) Finance
5 3 (2.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) .NET
2 23 (17.29%) jQuery
3 20 (15.04%) WPF
4 19 (14.29%) HTML
4 19 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 16 (12.03%) CSS
6 13 (9.77%) Web Services
6 13 (9.77%) J2EE
7 11 (8.27%) SOAP
7 11 (8.27%) REST
8 10 (7.52%) LAMP
9 9 (6.77%) WCF
10 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.26%) HTML5
10 7 (5.26%) CSS3
10 7 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (4.51%) XML
12 5 (3.76%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.76%) Java SE
13 4 (3.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.07%) Computer Science
2 27 (20.30%) Physics
3 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
4 14 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (4.51%) EMV
5 6 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.26%) DTV
8 1 (0.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.10%) Linux
2 34 (25.56%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) UNIX
3 6 (4.51%) Android
3 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.76%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (93.23%) Software Engineering
2 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.06%) TDD
4 30 (22.56%) OO
5 25 (18.80%) Scrum
6 24 (18.05%) OOP
7 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
8 19 (14.29%) Open Source
9 16 (12.03%) MVC
10 15 (11.28%) Image Processing
11 13 (9.77%) Multithreading
12 12 (9.02%) Pattern Recognition
13 10 (7.52%) Product Management
13 10 (7.52%) WFM
14 9 (6.77%) B2B
15 7 (5.26%) SDLC
16 6 (4.51%) BDD
16 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (4.51%) Refactoring
16 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.86%) C#
2 59 (44.36%) C++
3 45 (33.83%) Java
4 33 (24.81%) SQL
5 27 (20.30%) JavaScript
5 27 (20.30%) Python
6 24 (18.05%) C
7 11 (8.27%) PL/1
7 11 (8.27%) PHP
7 11 (8.27%) RPG
7 11 (8.27%) COBOL
8 7 (5.26%) Ruby
9 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.26%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.50%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.75%) Fortran
13 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (38.35%) Degree
2 17 (12.78%) PhD
3 2 (1.50%) HND
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) Oracle
2 3 (2.26%) SAP
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.50%) Perforce
3 2 (1.50%) Wind River
4 1 (0.75%) VMware
4 1 (0.75%) Zend
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
MaritzCX
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago