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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 87 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 37 57 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 3.12% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 3.26% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1960 1751 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.69% 95.95% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1454 1480
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 £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -16 19 £40,000 -
Aylesbury +1 7 £29,500 -26.25% 2
High Wycombe -24 5 £70,000 +97.18%
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 29 August 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 86 (85.15%) Software Engineering
2 42 (41.58%) Degree
3 37 (36.63%) C#
4 32 (31.68%) .NET
5 27 (26.73%) C++
5 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
6 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
7 25 (24.75%) Linux
7 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
8 23 (22.77%) Java
8 23 (22.77%) OO
9 20 (19.80%) C
9 20 (19.80%) Subversion
10 19 (18.81%) SQL
10 19 (18.81%) jQuery
11 18 (17.82%) Oracle
12 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
13 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.87%) PHP
14 13 (12.87%) Windows
14 13 (12.87%) Finance
14 13 (12.87%) Dojo
14 13 (12.87%) Spring
14 13 (12.87%) SaaS
15 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
15 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
15 12 (11.88%) MySQL
16 11 (10.89%) OOP
16 11 (10.89%) Apache
16 11 (10.89%) MS Excel

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.89%) Apache
3 3 (2.97%) Node.js
4 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Wireless
2 8 (7.92%) GPRS
2 8 (7.92%) GSM
3 4 (3.96%) VoIP
3 4 (3.96%) HTTP
4 3 (2.97%) IPv6
5 2 (1.98%) RTSP
5 2 (1.98%) Internet
5 2 (1.98%) RTP
5 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
5 2 (1.98%) DNS
5 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.98%) IPv4
5 2 (1.98%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.98%) Network Security
5 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.99%) Firewall
6 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Subversion
2 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.99%) QUnit
4 1 (0.99%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.99%) Grunt
4 1 (0.99%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Electronics
3 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.68%) .NET
2 19 (18.81%) jQuery
3 13 (12.87%) Dojo
3 13 (12.87%) Spring
4 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
5 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.92%) LAMP
6 8 (7.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (5.94%) CSS
8 5 (4.95%) HTML
8 5 (4.95%) WinForms
8 5 (4.95%) WPF
9 4 (3.96%) HTML5
9 4 (3.96%) WCF
9 4 (3.96%) MFC
10 3 (2.97%) Ajax
10 3 (2.97%) Web Services
10 3 (2.97%) Java SE
10 3 (2.97%) JSON
11 2 (1.98%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.91%) Open Source
4 6 (5.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.98%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.98%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.99%) EMV
7 1 (0.99%) Firmware
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
7 1 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.75%) Linux
2 13 (12.87%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) UNIX
4 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.96%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) uClinux
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.99%) Solaris
5 1 (0.99%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (85.15%) Software Engineering
2 23 (22.77%) OO
3 11 (10.89%) OOP
4 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.93%) Multithreading
6 6 (5.94%) UML
6 6 (5.94%) Scrum
7 5 (4.95%) Product Management
8 4 (3.96%) MVC
9 3 (2.97%) RUP
9 3 (2.97%) Kanban
10 2 (1.98%) Web Development
10 2 (1.98%) WFM
10 2 (1.98%) Use Case
10 2 (1.98%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (1.98%) Web Testing
10 2 (1.98%) iOS Development
10 2 (1.98%) CRM
10 2 (1.98%) ERP
10 2 (1.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.63%) C#
2 27 (26.73%) C++
3 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.77%) Java
5 20 (19.80%) C
6 19 (18.81%) SQL
7 13 (12.87%) PHP
8 10 (9.90%) Embedded C
9 8 (7.92%) Ruby
10 7 (6.93%) VB
10 7 (6.93%) VC++
11 4 (3.96%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.97%) Perl
13 2 (1.98%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (41.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Oracle
2 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) QNX
3 3 (2.97%) Zend
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco
4 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.98%) Juniper
5 1 (0.99%) Borland
5 1 (0.99%) Sybase
5 1 (0.99%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.99%) Sencha
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