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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 86 91 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 49 35 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.24% 1.72% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 1.82% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,000 £60,000
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
2048 1920 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.69% 94.63% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1477 1444
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 +7 37 £37,750 -5.62% 12
High Wycombe +8 10 £47,500 -40.62% 2
Aylesbury -1 2 £45,000 +52.54%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 116 (89.92%) Software Engineering
2 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (44.19%) C++
4 55 (42.64%) C#
5 50 (38.76%) Linux
6 46 (35.66%) Degree
7 45 (34.88%) Java
8 36 (27.91%) SQL
9 33 (25.58%) TDD
9 33 (25.58%) .NET
9 33 (25.58%) Computer Science
10 29 (22.48%) Windows
11 28 (21.71%) OO
12 26 (20.16%) Python
12 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
12 26 (20.16%) Physics
13 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
14 24 (18.60%) Scrum
15 23 (17.83%) Mathematics
16 22 (17.05%) MySQL
16 22 (17.05%) OOP
16 22 (17.05%) E-Commerce
17 21 (16.28%) Electronics
18 20 (15.50%) Visual Studio
18 20 (15.50%) C
18 20 (15.50%) jQuery
19 19 (14.73%) Apache
20 17 (13.18%) PhD
20 17 (13.18%) HTML
20 17 (13.18%) WPF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (14.73%) Apache
2 6 (4.65%) CMS
3 2 (1.55%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.55%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.33%) ISDN
3 2 (1.55%) GSM
3 2 (1.55%) X.25
3 2 (1.55%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.78%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.05%) MySQL
3 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.53%) UniData
5 9 (6.98%) JasperReports
5 9 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (12.40%) Subversion
3 11 (8.53%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.98%) Ant
4 9 (6.98%) CruiseControl
5 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.33%) JUnit
7 2 (1.55%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 21 (16.28%) Electronics
2 12 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.10%) Finance
4 4 (3.10%) Games
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Billing
6 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.58%) .NET
2 20 (15.50%) jQuery
3 17 (13.18%) WPF
3 17 (13.18%) HTML
4 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 14 (10.85%) CSS
6 13 (10.08%) Web Services
6 13 (10.08%) J2EE
7 11 (8.53%) SOAP
7 11 (8.53%) REST
8 8 (6.20%) LAMP
9 7 (5.43%) CSS3
9 7 (5.43%) HTML5
10 6 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (3.88%) XML
11 5 (3.88%) WCF
12 4 (3.10%) Java SE
12 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.10%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 26 (20.16%) Physics
3 23 (17.83%) Mathematics
4 14 (10.85%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (4.65%) EMV
6 5 (3.88%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.10%) DTV
7 4 (3.10%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.55%) PKI
9 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.76%) Linux
2 29 (22.48%) Windows
3 7 (5.43%) UNIX
4 5 (3.88%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.88%) Android
4 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (89.92%) Software Engineering
2 71 (55.04%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.58%) TDD
4 28 (21.71%) OO
5 24 (18.60%) Scrum
6 22 (17.05%) OOP
6 22 (17.05%) E-Commerce
7 16 (12.40%) Open Source
8 15 (11.63%) Image Processing
9 12 (9.30%) Pattern Recognition
10 11 (8.53%) Multithreading
10 11 (8.53%) MVC
11 9 (6.98%) B2B
11 9 (6.98%) WFM
12 8 (6.20%) BDD
13 7 (5.43%) Product Management
13 7 (5.43%) SDLC
13 7 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.19%) C++
2 55 (42.64%) C#
3 45 (34.88%) Java
4 36 (27.91%) SQL
5 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 26 (20.16%) Python
6 20 (15.50%) C
7 11 (8.53%) COBOL
7 11 (8.53%) RPG
7 11 (8.53%) PL/1
8 10 (7.75%) PHP
9 7 (5.43%) Ruby
10 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.10%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.33%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.55%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (35.66%) Degree
2 17 (13.18%) PhD
3 2 (1.55%) HND
3 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Oracle
2 4 (3.10%) SAP
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) Perforce
4 2 (1.55%) Wind River
5 1 (0.78%) VMware
5 1 (0.78%) Zend
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