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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 95 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.43% 3.55% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 3.72% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 65 71
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1872 1801 1805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.36% 95.49% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1488 1485
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -5 13 £24,500 -33.33% 1
Aylesbury -5 3 £36,500 -18.88% 2
High Wycombe -29 3 £32,500 -8.45% 1
Marlow - 2 £43,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £28,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 80 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 36 (37.50%) Degree
3 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (31.25%) C#
4 30 (31.25%) Linux
5 29 (30.21%) C++
6 26 (27.08%) .NET
7 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
8 24 (25.00%) OO
9 22 (22.92%) C
10 21 (21.88%) Subversion
10 21 (21.88%) Computer Science
11 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
12 19 (19.79%) SQL
13 18 (18.75%) Oracle
14 17 (17.71%) jQuery
15 16 (16.67%) Java
16 15 (15.63%) Windows
16 15 (15.63%) Mathematics
17 13 (13.54%) SaaS
17 13 (13.54%) PHP
17 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
17 13 (13.54%) Finance
18 12 (12.50%) MySQL
19 11 (11.46%) Embedded C
19 11 (11.46%) OOP
19 11 (11.46%) Apache
19 11 (11.46%) Electronics
20 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
21 9 (9.38%) Spring

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (11.46%) Apache
2 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.13%) Node.js
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.04%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Wireless
2 8 (8.33%) GPRS
2 8 (8.33%) GSM
3 5 (5.21%) VoIP
4 4 (4.17%) HTTP
5 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.08%) Internet
6 2 (2.08%) RTP
6 2 (2.08%) VPN
6 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.08%) IPv6
6 2 (2.08%) RTSP
6 2 (2.08%) Network Security
7 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.04%) VLAN
7 1 (1.04%) IPv4
7 1 (1.04%) DNS
7 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.04%) Frame Relay
7 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Subversion
2 9 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) QUnit
4 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.04%) Grunt
4 1 (1.04%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.04%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Electronics
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) .NET
2 17 (17.71%) jQuery
3 9 (9.38%) Spring
3 9 (9.38%) Dojo
4 8 (8.33%) LAMP
4 8 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (6.25%) CSS
6 5 (5.21%) HTML
7 4 (4.17%) WinForms
7 4 (4.17%) MFC
7 4 (4.17%) WPF
7 4 (4.17%) HTML5
8 3 (3.13%) JSON
8 3 (3.13%) Ajax
8 3 (3.13%) Java SE
8 3 (3.13%) Web Services
9 2 (2.08%) XML
9 2 (2.08%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.38%) Open Source
4 6 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.21%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.08%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.04%) iPad
8 1 (1.04%) iPhone
8 1 (1.04%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Linux
2 15 (15.63%) Windows
3 6 (6.25%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.17%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.08%) Fedora
5 2 (2.08%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.04%) uClinux
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) OO
4 11 (11.46%) OOP
5 8 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (6.25%) Scrum
6 6 (6.25%) UML
7 3 (3.13%) Product Management
7 3 (3.13%) Kanban
7 3 (3.13%) RUP
7 3 (3.13%) Project Management
8 2 (2.08%) MVC
8 2 (2.08%) CAD
8 2 (2.08%) CRM
8 2 (2.08%) ERP
8 2 (2.08%) SOA
8 2 (2.08%) WFM
8 2 (2.08%) Web Development
8 2 (2.08%) Web Testing
8 2 (2.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.25%) C#
2 29 (30.21%) C++
3 22 (22.92%) C
4 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (19.79%) SQL
6 16 (16.67%) Java
7 13 (13.54%) PHP
8 11 (11.46%) Embedded C
9 8 (8.33%) Ruby
10 7 (7.29%) VC++
11 6 (6.25%) VB
12 4 (4.17%) MATLAB
12 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
14 2 (2.08%) Assembly Language
14 2 (2.08%) Perl
14 2 (2.08%) C++/CLI
15 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.04%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) XenApp
2 1 (1.04%) XenServer
2 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) Zend
3 3 (3.13%) QNX
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) Reuters
4 2 (2.08%) Wind River
5 1 (1.04%) Sencha
5 1 (1.04%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.04%) Intel
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco
5 1 (1.04%) Sybase
5 1 (1.04%) Borland
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) Juniper
5 1 (1.04%) Perforce
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Paying up to £45,000 p/annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago