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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 99 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 84 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 4.53% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 4.83% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 74 117
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1867 1738 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.79% 93.79% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1368 1771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -22 12 £32,500 -19.75% 2
High Wycombe -23 2 £38,750 -22.50%
Aylesbury +4 1 - -
Marlow -5 1 £43,500 -
Gerrards Cross -7 1 £37,500 -18.47%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (78.18%) Software Engineering
2 22 (40.00%) C++
3 21 (38.18%) Linux
4 20 (36.36%) C#
4 20 (36.36%) .NET
5 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
6 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 17 (30.91%) Windows
8 14 (25.45%) Degree
9 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
9 13 (23.64%) Subversion
10 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.00%) jQuery
12 10 (18.18%) C
12 10 (18.18%) Java
12 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 10 (18.18%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.55%) MS Office
15 7 (12.73%) HTML
15 7 (12.73%) PHP
15 7 (12.73%) OO
15 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
16 6 (10.91%) CSS
16 6 (10.91%) UNIX
16 6 (10.91%) VxWorks
16 6 (10.91%) Computer Science

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) VoIP
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
1 13 (23.64%) Subversion
2 5 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 5 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) jQuery
3 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.73%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) CSS
6 5 (9.09%) MFC
7 4 (7.27%) XML
7 4 (7.27%) HTML5
8 3 (5.45%) WCF
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
8 3 (5.45%) SOAP
8 3 (5.45%) Web Services
8 3 (5.45%) WinForms
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (5.45%) Java SE
9 2 (3.64%) Ajax
9 2 (3.64%) LAMP
9 2 (3.64%) WPF
9 2 (3.64%) REST
9 2 (3.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) CUDA
4 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) VxWorks
3 6 (10.91%) UNIX
4 2 (3.64%) Fedora
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) pSOS
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) OO
4 5 (9.09%) UML
4 5 (9.09%) OOP
4 5 (9.09%) MVC
4 5 (9.09%) Scrum
5 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) CRM
6 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.45%) Kanban
6 3 (5.45%) Product Management
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
8 1 (1.82%) SOA
8 1 (1.82%) CAD
8 1 (1.82%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.82%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.82%) Information Security
8 1 (1.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) C++
2 20 (36.36%) C#
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.18%) C
5 10 (18.18%) Java
6 7 (12.73%) PHP
7 5 (9.09%) C++/CLI
7 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.27%) Python
9 3 (5.45%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.45%) Ruby
10 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.82%) VB
11 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
2 1 (1.82%) XenServer
2 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) Borland
3 5 (9.09%) QNX
4 3 (5.45%) Zend
5 2 (3.64%) Wind River
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.64%) Reuters
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Intel
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) ION Trading
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