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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 45 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 98 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.73% 4.93% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 6.55% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 81 122
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,200 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1597 1390 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.04% 75.38% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1173 1137
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 0 58 £37,500 +2.04% 1
Aylesbury +11 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
High Wycombe -8 10 £35,000 - 1
Marlow 0 6 £48,750 -7.14%
Gerrards Cross +5 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Amersham 0 1 £50,000 +43.88%
Beaconsfield -8 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 112 (53.08%) Degree
2 96 (45.50%) Computer Science
3 77 (36.49%) C#
4 71 (33.65%) JavaScript
5 70 (33.18%) .NET
6 58 (27.49%) Java
6 58 (27.49%) Linux
6 58 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (23.70%) SQL
7 50 (23.70%) jQuery
8 45 (21.33%) C++
9 42 (19.91%) SQL Server
10 41 (19.43%) HTML
11 38 (18.01%) C
11 38 (18.01%) OO
11 38 (18.01%) Scrum
12 36 (17.06%) ASP.NET
12 36 (17.06%) CSS
13 35 (16.59%) Web Development
14 33 (15.64%) Oracle
15 28 (13.27%) TDD
16 27 (12.80%) J2EE
17 26 (12.32%) Apache
17 26 (12.32%) Hibernate
17 26 (12.32%) Subversion
17 26 (12.32%) Spring
18 22 (10.43%) Microsoft
18 22 (10.43%) Dojo
18 22 (10.43%) HTML5
19 20 (9.48%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (12.32%) Apache
2 13 (6.16%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.69%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.27%) Node.js
5 4 (1.90%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.95%) Liferay
6 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) Wireless
2 10 (4.74%) GPRS
2 10 (4.74%) GSM
3 8 (3.79%) Ethernet
4 7 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.84%) HTTP
6 3 (1.42%) Internet
7 2 (0.95%) RTP
7 2 (0.95%) RTSP
7 2 (0.95%) Network Security
7 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.95%) VPN
7 2 (0.95%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.95%) VoIP
7 2 (0.95%) IPv6
8 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.47%) IPv4
8 1 (0.47%) VLAN
8 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.16%) MySQL
3 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Subversion
2 17 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.32%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.84%) JUnit
6 4 (1.90%) JIRA
6 4 (1.90%) QUnit
6 4 (1.90%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.90%) Grunt
6 4 (1.90%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (9.00%) Electronics
2 12 (5.69%) Finance
3 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.84%) Local Government
4 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.42%) Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (53.55%) Developer
2 85 (40.28%) Software Engineer
3 27 (12.80%) Java Developer
3 27 (12.80%) Senior Software Engineer
4 26 (12.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 22 (10.43%) C# Developer
5 22 (10.43%) Junior
5 22 (10.43%) Web Developer
6 20 (9.48%) Analyst
6 20 (9.48%) Software Developer
6 20 (9.48%) .NET Developer
7 19 (9.00%) J2EE Developer
8 16 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.64%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Junior Software Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Software Support Analyst
10 13 (6.16%) Developer Analyst
10 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.16%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.18%) .NET
2 50 (23.70%) jQuery
3 41 (19.43%) HTML
4 36 (17.06%) ASP.NET
4 36 (17.06%) CSS
5 27 (12.80%) J2EE
6 26 (12.32%) Hibernate
6 26 (12.32%) Spring
7 22 (10.43%) Dojo
7 22 (10.43%) HTML5
8 20 (9.48%) XML
9 19 (9.00%) Struts
10 15 (7.11%) Web Services
10 15 (7.11%) Ajax
11 14 (6.64%) WPF
12 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.69%) JSON
14 11 (5.21%) WinForms
14 11 (5.21%) WCF
15 8 (3.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 96 (45.50%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.06%) Mathematics
3 10 (4.74%) Open Source
4 6 (2.84%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.84%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.90%) Firmware
5 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.95%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.95%) Telematics
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) EMV
7 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Physics
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
7 1 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.49%) Linux
2 18 (8.53%) Windows
3 14 (6.64%) Android
3 14 (6.64%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.21%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (3.79%) UNIX
6 3 (1.42%) Solaris
6 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.47%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.01%) Scrum
2 38 (18.01%) OO
3 35 (16.59%) Web Development
4 28 (13.27%) TDD
5 19 (9.00%) MVC
5 19 (9.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (6.16%) UML
6 13 (6.16%) OOP
7 9 (4.27%) Project Management
7 9 (4.27%) Multithreading
8 8 (3.79%) Kanban
9 6 (2.84%) Product Management
9 6 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (2.84%) iOS Development
9 6 (2.84%) PRINCE2
9 6 (2.84%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.37%) DSDM
10 5 (2.37%) Android Development
10 5 (2.37%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (36.49%) C#
2 71 (33.65%) JavaScript
3 58 (27.49%) Java
4 50 (23.70%) SQL
5 45 (21.33%) C++
6 38 (18.01%) C
7 17 (8.06%) PHP
7 17 (8.06%) Embedded C
8 14 (6.64%) Python
8 14 (6.64%) VB.NET
9 12 (5.69%) Perl
10 8 (3.79%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.79%) Ruby
11 7 (3.32%) VC++
12 6 (2.84%) VB
13 5 (2.37%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.37%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.42%) C++/CLI
15 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (53.08%) Degree
2 19 (9.00%) Sun Certification
3 13 (6.16%) OCPJP
3 13 (6.16%) OCMJD
4 8 (3.79%) ISEB
5 4 (1.90%) PhD
6 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (15.64%) Oracle
2 22 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.00%) Sun
4 5 (2.37%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.90%) QNX
6 3 (1.42%) Zend
6 3 (1.42%) Sybase
7 2 (0.95%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.47%) Borland
8 1 (0.47%) Altera
8 1 (0.47%) Sencha
8 1 (0.47%) VMware
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
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