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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 87 106 87
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 36 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.03% 0.95% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.99% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 41
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £28,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1706 1709 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.17% 95.37% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1348 1390
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +4 22 £45,000 +38.46% 2
High Wycombe +8 9 £39,250 +4.66%
Aylesbury -14 3 £45,000 - 2
Buckingham - 2 £45,000 -
Bletchley - 2 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (46.43%) C
3 25 (44.64%) C#
4 23 (41.07%) C++
5 21 (37.50%) Electronics
6 18 (32.14%) Java
7 17 (30.36%) .NET
7 17 (30.36%) Degree
8 16 (28.57%) Embedded C
9 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
10 12 (21.43%) Firmware
10 12 (21.43%) SQL
10 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) RS-232
11 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.86%) RFID
12 10 (17.86%) EMC
12 10 (17.86%) Assembly Language
12 10 (17.86%) OO
12 10 (17.86%) RS-485
12 10 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (16.07%) Python
13 9 (16.07%) Linux
14 8 (14.29%) PHP
14 8 (14.29%) MySQL
14 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
14 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
15 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
15 7 (12.50%) HTML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.43%) RS-232
3 10 (17.86%) RFID
3 10 (17.86%) RS-485
4 2 (3.57%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.57%) HTTP
4 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.57%) Wireless
4 2 (3.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 21 (37.50%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Aerospace
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Avionics
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Military
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) CSS
4 5 (8.93%) WinForms
5 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.14%) jQuery
5 4 (7.14%) LAMP
6 3 (5.36%) RESTful
6 3 (5.36%) WPF
6 3 (5.36%) XML
7 2 (3.57%) CSS3
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) MFC
7 2 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (1.79%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.79%) J2EE
8 1 (1.79%) POSIX
8 1 (1.79%) Servlets
8 1 (1.79%) Symfony
8 1 (1.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 10 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.36%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) OO
4 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.71%) OOP
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) MVC
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (5.36%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) Android Development
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.57%) Information Management
8 2 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 23 (41.07%) C++
4 18 (32.14%) Java
5 16 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (21.43%) SQL
7 10 (17.86%) Assembly Language
8 9 (16.07%) Python
9 8 (14.29%) PHP
10 6 (10.71%) MATLAB
11 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
12 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
13 2 (3.57%) C++/CLI
13 2 (3.57%) Perl
13 2 (3.57%) VB
14 1 (1.79%) COBOL
14 1 (1.79%) PL/1
14 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) DO-178B
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) EMC
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.57%) Borland
4 2 (3.57%) QNX
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Telelogic
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