The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 77 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 55 66 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.64% 3.38% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 3.51% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 85
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,900 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1880 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.39% 96.16% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1571 1538
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -14 36 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Aylesbury -5 9 £32,250 -24.11% 1
High Wycombe -12 6 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Marlow - 1 £43,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £28,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 88 (83.81%) Software Engineering
2 46 (43.81%) Degree
3 41 (39.05%) C#
4 36 (34.29%) .NET
5 29 (27.62%) C++
5 29 (27.62%) Computer Science
6 28 (26.67%) Java
7 27 (25.71%) Linux
8 24 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 24 (22.86%) OO
9 22 (20.95%) C
9 22 (20.95%) Subversion
10 18 (17.14%) Oracle
10 18 (17.14%) jQuery
11 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
11 17 (16.19%) SQL
12 16 (15.24%) Spring
12 16 (15.24%) Dojo
13 15 (14.29%) WebSphere
13 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
13 15 (14.29%) PHP
14 14 (13.33%) MySQL
14 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
15 13 (12.38%) Apache
16 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
16 12 (11.43%) Electronics
16 12 (11.43%) SaaS
17 11 (10.48%) Embedded C
17 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 15 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.38%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) Node.js
4 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.95%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) Wireless
2 8 (7.62%) GPRS
2 8 (7.62%) GSM
3 4 (3.81%) VoIP
3 4 (3.81%) HTTP
4 3 (2.86%) IPv6
5 2 (1.90%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.90%) Network Security
5 2 (1.90%) RTSP
5 2 (1.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 2 (1.90%) RTP
5 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.90%) VPN
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.90%) IPv4
6 1 (0.95%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.95%) SAN
6 1 (0.95%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (20.95%) Subversion
2 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.95%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.95%) QUnit
4 1 (0.95%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.95%) Grunt
4 1 (0.95%) PhantomJS
General
1 12 (11.43%) Electronics
2 10 (9.52%) Finance
3 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.29%) .NET
2 18 (17.14%) jQuery
3 16 (15.24%) Spring
3 16 (15.24%) Dojo
4 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (6.67%) LAMP
7 5 (4.76%) WPF
8 4 (3.81%) WCF
8 4 (3.81%) MFC
8 4 (3.81%) HTML
9 3 (2.86%) CSS
9 3 (2.86%) Web Services
9 3 (2.86%) WinForms
9 3 (2.86%) HTML5
9 3 (2.86%) JSON
10 2 (1.90%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.62%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.52%) Open Source
4 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.86%) Firmware
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.90%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.95%) EMV
7 1 (0.95%) VHDL
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.71%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.81%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Android
5 3 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) Solaris
6 1 (0.95%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.95%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (83.81%) Software Engineering
2 24 (22.86%) OO
3 10 (9.52%) OOP
4 7 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 7 (6.67%) UML
5 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.81%) Product Management
6 4 (3.81%) Scrum
7 3 (2.86%) RUP
7 3 (2.86%) MVC
7 3 (2.86%) Project Management
7 3 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (2.86%) iOS Development
8 2 (1.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.90%) WFM
8 2 (1.90%) Web Development
8 2 (1.90%) Use Case
8 2 (1.90%) Web Testing
8 2 (1.90%) CAD
8 2 (1.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.05%) C#
2 29 (27.62%) C++
3 28 (26.67%) Java
4 24 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (20.95%) C
6 17 (16.19%) SQL
7 15 (14.29%) PHP
8 11 (10.48%) Embedded C
9 10 (9.52%) VB
10 7 (6.67%) Ruby
10 7 (6.67%) VC++
11 5 (4.76%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.90%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.90%) Perl
13 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.95%) Python
14 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (43.81%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Oracle
2 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.81%) QNX
4 2 (1.90%) Zend
4 2 (1.90%) VMware
4 2 (1.90%) Juniper
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) Sybase
5 1 (0.95%) Borland
5 1 (0.95%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.95%) Altera
5 1 (0.95%) Sencha
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago