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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 83 99 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.63% 5.19% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 6.68% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 78 93 115
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
1451 1482 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.88% 77.71% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1154 1284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 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 6 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
(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 -14 45 £35,500 -11.25% 11
High Wycombe +2 20 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Newport Pagnell - 9 £38,000 -
Olney - 9 £38,000 -
Aylesbury +5 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Gerrards Cross +5 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 91 (51.70%) Degree
2 89 (50.57%) C#
3 80 (45.45%) .NET
4 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (35.23%) C++
6 51 (28.98%) Computer Science
7 44 (25.00%) TDD
8 43 (24.43%) Java
9 41 (23.30%) SQL Server
9 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET
10 39 (22.16%) MVC
11 36 (20.45%) C
12 34 (19.32%) Linux
12 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (17.05%) Mentoring
13 30 (17.05%) HTML
14 29 (16.48%) WCF
15 28 (15.91%) WPF
16 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
16 27 (15.34%) SQL
16 27 (15.34%) Finance
17 26 (14.77%) XML
17 26 (14.77%) CSS
18 25 (14.20%) Scrum
19 22 (12.50%) J2EE
19 22 (12.50%) Windows
20 21 (11.93%) Manufacturing
21 20 (11.36%) Python
21 20 (11.36%) Visual Studio
21 20 (11.36%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 11 (6.25%) Apache
2 6 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
3 1 (0.57%) Drupal
3 1 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Office
3 3 (1.70%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.27%) Frame Relay
3 3 (1.70%) Wireless
3 3 (1.70%) X.25
4 2 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.57%) Firewall
5 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.98%) MySQL
6 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.27%) Big Data
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.66%) Subversion
3 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.41%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.84%) NUnit
6 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (2.27%) NCrunch
7 4 (2.27%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.27%) Selenium
7 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.70%) GCC
8 3 (1.70%) JUnit
8 3 (1.70%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 21 (11.93%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.39%) Marketing
4 10 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.55%) Electronics
6 7 (3.98%) Retail
7 4 (2.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (51.70%) Developer
2 50 (28.41%) Software Engineer
3 34 (19.32%) C# Developer
4 22 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 17 (9.66%) Analyst
6 14 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.68%) Graduate
9 9 (5.11%) Development Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (3.41%) Software Support Analyst
12 6 (3.41%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (3.41%) Developer Analyst
12 6 (3.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (45.45%) .NET
2 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET
3 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (17.05%) HTML
5 29 (16.48%) WCF
6 28 (15.91%) WPF
7 26 (14.77%) XML
7 26 (14.77%) CSS
8 22 (12.50%) J2EE
9 20 (11.36%) jQuery
9 20 (11.36%) Web Services
10 13 (7.39%) Ajax
11 10 (5.68%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (5.11%) Struts
13 6 (3.41%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.41%) Spring
13 6 (3.41%) REST
14 5 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (2.84%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (28.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.41%) Physics
4 6 (3.41%) Device Driver
4 6 (3.41%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.27%) iPhone
6 4 (2.27%) iPad
7 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.70%) Open Source
7 3 (1.70%) FMCG
8 2 (1.14%) DTV
8 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.57%) CUDA
9 1 (0.57%) Social Media
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.32%) Linux
2 22 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (3.41%) VxWorks
3 6 (3.41%) Android
4 5 (2.84%) Fedora
5 4 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.70%) UNIX
6 3 (1.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.57%) pSOS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.00%) TDD
3 39 (22.16%) MVC
4 30 (17.05%) Mentoring
5 25 (14.20%) Scrum
6 19 (10.80%) Project Management
7 16 (9.09%) BDD
7 16 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (7.95%) OO
9 13 (7.39%) UML
10 12 (6.82%) Coaching
11 10 (5.68%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.11%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.55%) Analytics
13 8 (4.55%) OOD
14 7 (3.98%) RAD
14 7 (3.98%) Product Management
15 6 (3.41%) Unit Testing
15 6 (3.41%) Web Development
15 6 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (50.57%) C#
2 62 (35.23%) C++
3 43 (24.43%) Java
4 36 (20.45%) C
5 27 (15.34%) SQL
5 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.36%) Python
7 13 (7.39%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.25%) PHP
9 6 (3.41%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.41%) Ruby
9 6 (3.41%) C++/CLI
10 5 (2.84%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.27%) Perl
12 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.70%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.57%) R
13 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.57%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 91 (51.70%) Degree
2 10 (5.68%) ISEB
3 9 (5.11%) Sun Certification
3 9 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.41%) VCP4
4 6 (3.41%) OCPJP
4 6 (3.41%) OCMJD
5 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) MCAD
8 1 (0.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) TickIT
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Nagios
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
1 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.52%) Oracle
3 9 (5.11%) Sun
4 5 (2.84%) Borland
4 5 (2.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.84%) QNX
4 5 (2.84%) Wind River
5 4 (2.27%) Perforce
6 2 (1.14%) Zend
6 2 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (0.57%) Intel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum + parking,health,life, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £6000 - £750000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking, life, health, pension 26 hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
People Source
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension (10%), Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago