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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 140 96 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.26% 4.14% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 5.21% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 123 92 112
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 £30,400 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £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
1784 1842 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.71% 79.50% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1413 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 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 4 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
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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 +15 107 £37,500 - 3
High Wycombe -4 13 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Newport Pagnell - 11 £38,000 -
Olney - 11 £38,000 -
Aylesbury +1 9 £45,000 +23.28%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 114 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (50.23%) C#
3 94 (42.92%) .NET
4 87 (39.73%) Degree
5 63 (28.77%) TDD
6 59 (26.94%) ASP.NET
7 57 (26.03%) SQL Server
7 57 (26.03%) C++
8 56 (25.57%) MVC
9 51 (23.29%) Java
10 48 (21.92%) SQL
11 46 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (20.09%) JavaScript
13 42 (19.18%) Scrum
14 39 (17.81%) Computer Science
15 37 (16.89%) WPF
16 35 (15.98%) CSS
17 33 (15.07%) HTML
18 32 (14.61%) Windows
18 32 (14.61%) jQuery
19 29 (13.24%) WCF
19 29 (13.24%) XML
20 28 (12.79%) Linux
21 26 (11.87%) Manufacturing
22 25 (11.42%) OO
23 24 (10.96%) C
23 24 (10.96%) J2EE
24 23 (10.50%) MySQL
24 23 (10.50%) E-Commerce
24 23 (10.50%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 14 (6.39%) Apache
2 3 (1.37%) Node.js
3 2 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.46%) Drupal
4 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.13%) SaaS
2 12 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.37%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.37%) Wireless
1 3 (1.37%) Firewall
2 2 (0.91%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
3 1 (0.46%) X.25
3 1 (0.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.46%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.50%) MySQL
3 16 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.94%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.94%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.65%) UniData
6 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.83%) Big Data
8 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.91%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.91%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (8.22%) Visual Studio
1 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.76%) Subversion
3 12 (5.48%) NUnit
4 11 (5.02%) Selenium
4 11 (5.02%) NCrunch
5 8 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.83%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.83%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.37%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.37%) JUnit
8 2 (0.91%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.91%) Ant
8 2 (0.91%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
General
1 26 (11.87%) Manufacturing
2 17 (7.76%) Finance
3 11 (5.02%) Electronics
4 10 (4.57%) Retail
5 8 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.65%) Marketing
6 5 (2.28%) Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (39.73%) Developer
2 81 (36.99%) Software Engineer
3 42 (19.18%) C# Developer
4 24 (10.96%) .NET Developer
5 20 (9.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 19 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (5.02%) Analyst
8 9 (4.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (4.11%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (4.11%) Test Engineer
8 9 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (4.11%) SQL Developer
8 9 (4.11%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.65%) Development Manager
9 8 (3.65%) Tester
9 8 (3.65%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (42.92%) .NET
2 59 (26.94%) ASP.NET
3 46 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (16.89%) WPF
5 35 (15.98%) CSS
6 33 (15.07%) HTML
7 32 (14.61%) jQuery
8 29 (13.24%) WCF
8 29 (13.24%) XML
9 24 (10.96%) J2EE
10 22 (10.05%) Web Services
11 16 (7.31%) REST
12 12 (5.48%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (3.65%) ADO.NET
15 7 (3.20%) LAMP
15 7 (3.20%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (2.74%) CSS3
16 6 (2.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.76%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.02%) Physics
4 10 (4.57%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.11%) Open Source
6 8 (3.65%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.28%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.83%) iPad
8 4 (1.83%) iPhone
8 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (1.83%) EMV
9 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.37%) User Experience
10 2 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.91%) DTV
10 2 (0.91%) FMCG
10 2 (0.91%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.61%) Windows
2 28 (12.79%) Linux
3 6 (2.74%) UNIX
4 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.37%) Android
4 3 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.46%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (28.77%) TDD
3 56 (25.57%) MVC
4 42 (19.18%) Scrum
5 25 (11.42%) OO
6 23 (10.50%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.59%) OOP
7 21 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (8.22%) BDD
9 11 (5.02%) UML
9 11 (5.02%) Project Management
9 11 (5.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (5.02%) Waterfall
10 10 (4.57%) Product Management
10 10 (4.57%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.57%) Software Testing
11 9 (4.11%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.65%) Test Automation
12 8 (3.65%) Coaching
12 8 (3.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 110 (50.23%) C#
2 57 (26.03%) C++
3 51 (23.29%) Java
4 48 (21.92%) SQL
5 44 (20.09%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.96%) C
7 22 (10.05%) Python
8 19 (8.68%) T-SQL
9 18 (8.22%) PHP
10 11 (5.02%) Ruby
11 8 (3.65%) PL/1
11 8 (3.65%) RPG
11 8 (3.65%) COBOL
12 7 (3.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.91%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.46%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.46%) Fortran
14 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (39.73%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) ISEB
3 5 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.28%) PhD
4 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.91%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.46%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.46%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) MCP
6 1 (0.46%) MCAD
6 1 (0.46%) MCSD
6 1 (0.46%) CISSP
6 1 (0.46%) CISA
6 1 (0.46%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.31%) QA
2 6 (2.74%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.28%) TickIT
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) Nagios
1 3 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.37%) Opsview
1 3 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.68%) Oracle
3 6 (2.74%) Rackspace
4 3 (1.37%) Zend
4 3 (1.37%) hybris
5 2 (0.91%) SAP
5 2 (0.91%) Sun
6 1 (0.46%) Borland
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.46%) Perforce
6 1 (0.46%) QNX
6 1 (0.46%) Wind River
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-47k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: 6 days ago