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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 156 113 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.90% 5.18% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.60% 6.47% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 134 107 102
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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
1813 1747 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.19% 80.06% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1339 1407
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 118 £38,000 +1.33% 5
High Wycombe -2 19 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Newport Pagnell - 13 £35,000 -
Olney - 13 £35,000 -
Aylesbury -7 6 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 126 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (48.28%) C#
3 99 (42.67%) .NET
4 88 (37.93%) Degree
5 67 (28.88%) TDD
6 65 (28.02%) ASP.NET
7 63 (27.16%) C++
8 62 (26.72%) MVC
9 60 (25.86%) SQL Server
10 55 (23.71%) SQL
11 52 (22.41%) Java
11 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (21.12%) Scrum
13 47 (20.26%) JavaScript
14 42 (18.10%) Computer Science
15 39 (16.81%) WPF
16 38 (16.38%) CSS
16 38 (16.38%) Linux
17 36 (15.52%) Windows
18 34 (14.66%) jQuery
19 32 (13.79%) HTML
20 31 (13.36%) WCF
21 30 (12.93%) OO
22 29 (12.50%) XML
23 28 (12.07%) E-Commerce
24 27 (11.64%) Web Services
25 25 (10.78%) MySQL
25 25 (10.78%) Manufacturing
26 24 (10.34%) T-SQL
26 24 (10.34%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (7.33%) Apache
2 4 (1.72%) CMS
3 3 (1.29%) Drupal
3 3 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.29%) Node.js
4 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.34%) SaaS
2 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 3 (1.29%) Firewall
3 2 (0.86%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) X.25
4 1 (0.43%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.43%) Wireless
4 1 (0.43%) GSM
4 1 (0.43%) ISDN
4 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.78%) MySQL
3 15 (6.47%) MongoDB
3 15 (6.47%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.31%) UniData
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.72%) Big Data
7 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.29%) JasperReports
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.86%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.19%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.33%) Subversion
4 14 (6.03%) Selenium
4 14 (6.03%) NUnit
5 13 (5.60%) NCrunch
6 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.59%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.16%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.72%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.72%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.72%) JUnit
9 4 (1.72%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.29%) Ant
10 3 (1.29%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.29%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.86%) NetBeans
General
1 25 (10.78%) Manufacturing
2 15 (6.47%) Electronics
3 12 (5.17%) Finance
4 9 (3.88%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.16%) Retail
6 4 (1.72%) Banking
6 4 (1.72%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 95 (40.95%) Software Engineer
2 84 (36.21%) Developer
3 40 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 30 (12.93%) .NET Developer
5 27 (11.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 19 (8.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (4.74%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.74%) Tester
8 11 (4.74%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (4.74%) SQL Developer
8 11 (4.74%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (4.31%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (4.31%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.88%) SQL Database Developer
10 9 (3.88%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (3.88%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (42.67%) .NET
2 65 (28.02%) ASP.NET
3 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (16.81%) WPF
5 38 (16.38%) CSS
6 34 (14.66%) jQuery
7 32 (13.79%) HTML
8 31 (13.36%) WCF
9 29 (12.50%) XML
10 27 (11.64%) Web Services
11 23 (9.91%) J2EE
12 19 (8.19%) REST
13 13 (5.60%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (3.88%) ADO.NET
15 9 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (3.02%) LAMP
16 7 (3.02%) Hibernate
16 7 (3.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.10%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.62%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.33%) Physics
4 12 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.31%) Open Source
6 9 (3.88%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.02%) User Experience
8 5 (2.16%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.72%) iPhone
9 4 (1.72%) iPad
9 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.72%) EMV
10 3 (1.29%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.86%) DTV
12 1 (0.43%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.38%) Linux
2 36 (15.52%) Windows
3 7 (3.02%) UNIX
4 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.29%) Android
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.43%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.88%) TDD
3 62 (26.72%) MVC
4 49 (21.12%) Scrum
5 30 (12.93%) OO
6 28 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 24 (10.34%) OOP
8 21 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.76%) BDD
10 13 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (5.17%) UML
12 11 (4.74%) Product Management
13 10 (4.31%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.31%) Software Testing
14 9 (3.88%) Project Management
14 9 (3.88%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.88%) Coaching
14 9 (3.88%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.45%) Test Automation
15 8 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 112 (48.28%) C#
2 63 (27.16%) C++
3 55 (23.71%) SQL
4 52 (22.41%) Java
5 47 (20.26%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 24 (10.34%) C
7 21 (9.05%) Python
8 17 (7.33%) PHP
9 11 (4.74%) Ruby
10 10 (4.31%) PL/1
10 10 (4.31%) RPG
10 10 (4.31%) COBOL
11 6 (2.59%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.86%) C++/CLI
12 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.43%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.43%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 88 (37.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) PhD
3 7 (3.02%) ISEB
4 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.86%) CISA
5 2 (0.86%) CISM
5 2 (0.86%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.86%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCP
6 1 (0.43%) MCAD
6 1 (0.43%) MCSD
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.43%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.90%) QA
2 5 (2.16%) TickIT
2 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Nagios
1 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.29%) Opsview
1 3 (1.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.19%) Oracle
3 6 (2.59%) Rackspace
4 4 (1.72%) hybris
5 2 (0.86%) Zend
5 2 (0.86%) SAP
5 2 (0.86%) QNX
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe
5 2 (0.86%) Sun
6 1 (0.43%) Borland
6 1 (0.43%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Wind River
Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-47k
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire, South East
White Clarke Group
Salary: Starting on £20+
Posted: 18 days ago