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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 97 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 58 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.08% 3.15% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.38% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 114
Average salary £31,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1659 1714 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 93.10% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1365 1737
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -12 14 £30,000 -35.13% 2
Aylesbury +3 1 - - 1
High Wycombe -18 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Gerrards Cross - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 24 (50.00%) C++
3 21 (43.75%) C#
3 21 (43.75%) .NET
3 21 (43.75%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) Linux
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 15 (31.25%) Degree
6 13 (27.08%) C
6 13 (27.08%) SQL
7 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.92%) Subversion
8 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
9 10 (20.83%) Java
10 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.75%) jQuery
11 8 (16.67%) MVC
12 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 6 (12.50%) C++/CLI
13 6 (12.50%) VxWorks
13 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
13 6 (12.50%) HTML
13 6 (12.50%) UML
14 5 (10.42%) OO
14 5 (10.42%) Python
14 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.42%) MS Office
14 5 (10.42%) UNIX

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.92%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) Bugzilla
3 5 (10.42%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (10.42%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (18.75%) jQuery
4 6 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (10.42%) WCF
5 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.42%) CSS
5 5 (10.42%) MFC
6 4 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (6.25%) JSON
8 2 (4.17%) HTML5
8 2 (4.17%) REST
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
8 2 (4.17%) Java SE
8 2 (4.17%) WinForms
8 2 (4.17%) Ajax
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.08%) Java EE
9 1 (2.08%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) CUDA
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) VxWorks
4 5 (10.42%) UNIX
5 2 (4.17%) Fedora
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) pSOS
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (12.50%) UML
5 5 (10.42%) OO
5 5 (10.42%) Product Management
6 4 (8.33%) OOP
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.08%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Information Security
9 1 (2.08%) OOD
9 1 (2.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) C++
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) C
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) C++/CLI
7 5 (10.42%) Python
7 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.33%) PHP
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.17%) Ruby
10 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenServer
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Borland
2 5 (10.42%) QNX
3 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 2 (4.17%) Wind River
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) Reuters
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Intel
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago