The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 43 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 110 95 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.33% 4.36% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 5.58% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 100 87 117
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1665 1702 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.75% 78.07% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1325 1382
Average salary £42,977 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Buckinghamshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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 +1 72 £38,000 -5.00% 8
High Wycombe -7 16 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Newport Pagnell - 13 £38,000 -
Olney - 13 £38,000 -
Aylesbury +14 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 101 (49.51%) C#
2 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (46.57%) Degree
3 91 (44.61%) .NET
4 68 (33.33%) C++
5 51 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 51 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 50 (24.51%) MVC
7 49 (24.02%) Computer Science
8 48 (23.53%) TDD
9 42 (20.59%) Java
9 42 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 36 (17.65%) C
10 36 (17.65%) SQL
11 34 (16.67%) HTML
11 34 (16.67%) Scrum
12 33 (16.18%) WPF
12 33 (16.18%) Linux
13 31 (15.20%) WCF
14 29 (14.22%) CSS
15 28 (13.73%) XML
15 28 (13.73%) Windows
16 27 (13.24%) Finance
16 27 (13.24%) Mentoring
17 26 (12.75%) Python
18 25 (12.25%) jQuery
19 23 (11.27%) OO
20 21 (10.29%) Visual Studio
20 21 (10.29%) Manufacturing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.37%) SaaS
2 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.47%) X.25
2 3 (1.47%) Firewall
2 3 (1.47%) Wireless
2 3 (1.47%) Frame Relay
3 2 (0.98%) Network Security
3 2 (0.98%) VPN
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (4.41%) MySQL
4 8 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.45%) Big Data
6 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.98%) JasperReports
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.98%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (10.29%) Visual Studio
1 21 (10.29%) Subversion
2 15 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (3.92%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (3.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (3.43%) NUnit
5 6 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.94%) Selenium
5 6 (2.94%) Bugzilla
5 6 (2.94%) NCrunch
6 4 (1.96%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.47%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.47%) GCC
8 2 (0.98%) Ant
8 2 (0.98%) JUnit
8 2 (0.98%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (13.24%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.90%) Retail
3 10 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.90%) Marketing
4 8 (3.92%) Electronics
5 4 (1.96%) Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 94 (46.08%) Developer
2 60 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 37 (18.14%) C# Developer
4 21 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 16 (7.84%) Analyst
5 16 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 15 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Graduate
9 9 (4.41%) Development Manager
9 9 (4.41%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.43%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (3.43%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (3.43%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (2.94%) Database Developer
12 6 (2.94%) SQL Developer
12 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (44.61%) .NET
2 51 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 42 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (16.67%) HTML
5 33 (16.18%) WPF
6 31 (15.20%) WCF
7 29 (14.22%) CSS
8 28 (13.73%) XML
9 25 (12.25%) jQuery
10 20 (9.80%) Web Services
11 19 (9.31%) J2EE
12 10 (4.90%) REST
13 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.92%) Ajax
15 7 (3.43%) ADO.NET
15 7 (3.43%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.02%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.43%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.43%) Open Source
6 6 (2.94%) Physics
6 6 (2.94%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.96%) iPhone
7 4 (1.96%) iPad
8 3 (1.47%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.47%) EMV
8 3 (1.47%) FMCG
8 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.98%) DTV
9 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.18%) Linux
2 28 (13.73%) Windows
3 7 (3.43%) Android
4 6 (2.94%) UNIX
5 5 (2.45%) VxWorks
5 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.47%) Fedora
7 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.51%) MVC
3 48 (23.53%) TDD
4 34 (16.67%) Scrum
5 27 (13.24%) Mentoring
6 23 (11.27%) OO
7 20 (9.80%) Project Management
8 19 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (7.84%) BDD
9 16 (7.84%) UML
10 15 (7.35%) Coaching
11 13 (6.37%) Waterfall
12 11 (5.39%) OOP
12 11 (5.39%) Product Management
13 10 (4.90%) OOD
14 9 (4.41%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.41%) Analytics
15 8 (3.92%) DevOps
15 8 (3.92%) Programme Management
15 8 (3.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (49.51%) C#
2 68 (33.33%) C++
3 42 (20.59%) Java
4 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 36 (17.65%) C
4 36 (17.65%) SQL
5 26 (12.75%) Python
6 17 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 13 (6.37%) PHP
8 11 (5.39%) Ruby
9 8 (3.92%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.94%) C++/CLI
11 4 (1.96%) Perl
12 3 (1.47%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.47%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.47%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.98%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.49%) Fortran
14 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 95 (46.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.39%) ISEB
3 7 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.96%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.47%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.47%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CISA
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) MCAD
7 1 (0.49%) MCSD
7 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 5 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.96%) TickIT
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) Nagios
1 3 (1.47%) Puppet
1 3 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.47%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.84%) Oracle
3 6 (2.94%) Rackspace
4 5 (2.45%) Borland
4 5 (2.45%) QNX
5 4 (1.96%) Sun
6 3 (1.47%) Perforce
6 3 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.47%) Wind River
7 2 (0.98%) Zend
7 2 (0.98%) SAP
Milton Keynes
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + parking,pen,health,life 26 hols
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50 - 60k
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 52k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago