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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 47 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 82 94 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.20% 5.03% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 6.51% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 114
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1539 1443 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.84% 77.17% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1207 1168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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 +2 46 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Aylesbury -1 9 £34,000 -15.00% 2
High Wycombe -18 8 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Marlow +10 5 £43,500 -17.14%
Gerrards Cross +8 4 £35,000 +6.06%
Beaconsfield -5 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 116 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
1 116 (53.21%) Degree
2 103 (47.25%) Computer Science
3 75 (34.40%) C#
4 71 (32.57%) JavaScript
5 68 (31.19%) .NET
6 66 (30.28%) Linux
7 60 (27.52%) Java
8 53 (24.31%) jQuery
9 51 (23.39%) SQL
10 45 (20.64%) C++
11 44 (20.18%) HTML
12 42 (19.27%) SQL Server
13 41 (18.81%) C
14 40 (18.35%) CSS
14 40 (18.35%) Scrum
15 39 (17.89%) OO
16 37 (16.97%) ASP.NET
17 36 (16.51%) Oracle
18 34 (15.60%) Web Development
19 33 (15.14%) J2EE
20 30 (13.76%) TDD
21 27 (12.39%) XML
21 27 (12.39%) Apache
22 26 (11.93%) Hibernate
22 26 (11.93%) Spring
23 25 (11.47%) Struts
23 25 (11.47%) Sun
23 25 (11.47%) Sun Certification
23 25 (11.47%) Subversion

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 27 (12.39%) Apache
2 16 (7.34%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.59%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.13%) Node.js
5 4 (1.83%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.46%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.72%) SaaS
2 2 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.59%) Wireless
2 9 (4.13%) GPRS
2 9 (4.13%) GSM
3 7 (3.21%) Ethernet
3 7 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.75%) HTTP
5 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.38%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) RTP
6 2 (0.92%) VoIP
6 2 (0.92%) VPN
6 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.92%) Network Security
6 2 (0.92%) RTSP
7 1 (0.46%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) Frame Relay
7 1 (0.46%) IPv6
7 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) MySQL
3 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) Subversion
2 18 (8.26%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.13%) JUnit
5 7 (3.21%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.83%) JIRA
6 4 (1.83%) QUnit
6 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.83%) Grunt
6 4 (1.83%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 22 (10.09%) Electronics
2 14 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.75%) Local Government
4 5 (2.29%) Automotive
5 4 (1.83%) Marketing
5 4 (1.83%) Retail
6 3 (1.38%) Banking
6 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (54.59%) Developer
2 83 (38.07%) Software Engineer
3 31 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 25 (11.47%) Senior Software Engineer
4 25 (11.47%) J2EE Developer
5 24 (11.01%) C# Developer
6 22 (10.09%) Analyst
6 22 (10.09%) Web Developer
7 20 (9.17%) Junior
7 20 (9.17%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.26%) Software Developer
8 18 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (7.34%) Support Analyst
9 16 (7.34%) Developer Analyst
9 16 (7.34%) Software Support Analyst
10 12 (5.50%) Junior Software Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.19%) .NET
2 53 (24.31%) jQuery
3 44 (20.18%) HTML
4 40 (18.35%) CSS
5 37 (16.97%) ASP.NET
6 33 (15.14%) J2EE
7 27 (12.39%) XML
8 26 (11.93%) Hibernate
8 26 (11.93%) Spring
9 25 (11.47%) Struts
10 24 (11.01%) HTML5
11 23 (10.55%) Web Services
11 23 (10.55%) Ajax
12 20 (9.17%) Dojo
13 13 (5.96%) WPF
13 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (5.50%) JSON
15 11 (5.05%) WCF
15 11 (5.05%) WinForms
16 10 (4.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (47.25%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.72%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.13%) Open Source
5 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.83%) Physics
6 4 (1.83%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.92%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) EMV
9 1 (0.46%) Firmware
9 1 (0.46%) GIS
9 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.28%) Linux
2 19 (8.72%) Windows
3 14 (6.42%) Android
3 14 (6.42%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.05%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (3.67%) UNIX
6 3 (1.38%) Solaris
6 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.92%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.46%) pSOS
8 1 (0.46%) Fedora
8 1 (0.46%) uClinux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.35%) Scrum
3 39 (17.89%) OO
4 34 (15.60%) Web Development
5 30 (13.76%) TDD
6 22 (10.09%) Unit Testing
7 21 (9.63%) MVC
8 20 (9.17%) Mentoring
9 14 (6.42%) OOP
10 13 (5.96%) UML
11 10 (4.59%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.67%) Kanban
12 8 (3.67%) Project Management
13 7 (3.21%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (3.21%) Coaching
14 6 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (2.75%) iOS Development
14 6 (2.75%) PRINCE2
15 5 (2.29%) DSDM
15 5 (2.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 75 (34.40%) C#
2 71 (32.57%) JavaScript
3 60 (27.52%) Java
4 51 (23.39%) SQL
5 45 (20.64%) C++
6 41 (18.81%) C
7 21 (9.63%) Embedded C
8 18 (8.26%) VB.NET
9 15 (6.88%) PHP
10 13 (5.96%) Perl
11 12 (5.50%) Python
12 9 (4.13%) T-SQL
13 8 (3.67%) Ruby
14 7 (3.21%) VC++
15 5 (2.29%) VB
15 5 (2.29%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.83%) MATLAB
17 3 (1.38%) C++/CLI
18 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.46%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 116 (53.21%) Degree
2 25 (11.47%) Sun Certification
3 16 (7.34%) OCPJP
3 16 (7.34%) OCMJD
4 8 (3.67%) ISEB
5 4 (1.83%) PhD
5 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (16.51%) Oracle
2 25 (11.47%) Sun
3 22 (10.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.29%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.83%) QNX
6 3 (1.38%) Sybase
6 3 (1.38%) Zend
7 2 (0.92%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.46%) Intel
8 1 (0.46%) Borland
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.46%) Wind River
8 1 (0.46%) Sencha
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