The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 55 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 88 126 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.80% 6.45% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 8.18% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 114 77
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1541 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.02% 78.90% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1382 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 60 £40,000 +6.66% 5
High Wycombe +2 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Aylesbury -8 7 £36,500 +17.74% 5
Marlow - 6 £51,250 -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £38,750 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 105 (43.39%) C#
2 98 (40.50%) .NET
3 82 (33.88%) Java
4 78 (32.23%) Degree
5 77 (31.82%) SQL
6 67 (27.69%) Computer Science
7 63 (26.03%) JavaScript
8 61 (25.21%) SQL Server
9 59 (24.38%) C++
10 56 (23.14%) ASP.NET
10 56 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (21.07%) Microsoft
12 47 (19.42%) C
13 42 (17.36%) Linux
14 40 (16.53%) jQuery
15 39 (16.12%) MS Excel
16 35 (14.46%) HTML
17 31 (12.81%) Spring
18 27 (11.16%) CSS
19 26 (10.74%) Web Services
19 26 (10.74%) Hibernate
19 26 (10.74%) WCF
19 26 (10.74%) WPF
20 25 (10.33%) Web Development
20 25 (10.33%) XML
20 25 (10.33%) Visual Studio
20 25 (10.33%) OO
21 24 (9.92%) Windows
22 22 (9.09%) J2EE
23 20 (8.26%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.37%) Apache
3 11 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.24%) Liferay
5 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 39 (16.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.96%) Wireless
2 11 (4.55%) GPRS
3 10 (4.13%) GSM
4 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.07%) Internet
5 4 (1.65%) VoIP
6 2 (0.83%) SNMP
6 2 (0.83%) SS7
6 2 (0.83%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.41%) LDAP
7 1 (0.41%) IPv4
7 1 (0.41%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.13%) MySQL
4 6 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.24%) Big Data
6 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.24%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.41%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) SQLite
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (10.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.26%) Subversion
3 16 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.96%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.13%) JIRA
6 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.65%) Xcode
7 4 (1.65%) NUnit
8 3 (1.24%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (1.24%) MSTest
8 3 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.24%) Moq
9 2 (0.83%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.83%) JUnit
9 2 (0.83%) Selenium
9 2 (0.83%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.83%) PhantomJS
9 2 (0.83%) Grunt
9 2 (0.83%) QUnit
9 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 10 (4.13%) Automotive
3 9 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.31%) Marketing
5 7 (2.89%) Electronics
6 6 (2.48%) Finance
7 3 (1.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.83%) Military
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (42.15%) Developer
2 93 (38.43%) Software Engineer
3 33 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (12.40%) Java Developer
5 30 (12.40%) .NET Developer
6 26 (10.74%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (10.33%) Software Developer
8 24 (9.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 23 (9.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.09%) Graduate
11 19 (7.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (7.44%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (6.61%) Junior
14 14 (5.79%) C Software Engineer
15 13 (5.37%) Development Manager
16 12 (4.96%) Analyst
17 11 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
18 10 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 10 (4.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (40.50%) .NET
2 56 (23.14%) ASP.NET
3 40 (16.53%) jQuery
4 35 (14.46%) HTML
5 31 (12.81%) Spring
6 27 (11.16%) CSS
7 26 (10.74%) Web Services
7 26 (10.74%) Hibernate
7 26 (10.74%) WCF
7 26 (10.74%) WPF
8 25 (10.33%) XML
9 22 (9.09%) J2EE
10 20 (8.26%) WinForms
11 17 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (6.20%) Dojo
12 15 (6.20%) HTML5
13 13 (5.37%) SOAP
14 11 (4.55%) RESTful
14 11 (4.55%) EJB
15 10 (4.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 67 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.02%) Firmware
3 16 (6.61%) Mathematics
4 14 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.89%) VHDL
6 6 (2.48%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.48%) Open Source
7 5 (2.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.65%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.65%) Physics
9 3 (1.24%) iPad
9 3 (1.24%) DTV
9 3 (1.24%) EMV
10 2 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.83%) EFT
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) APACS
10 2 (0.83%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.36%) Linux
2 24 (9.92%) Windows
3 14 (5.79%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.55%) Android
5 3 (1.24%) UNIX
6 2 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (10.33%) Web Development
2 25 (10.33%) OO
3 20 (8.26%) MVC
3 20 (8.26%) Scrum
3 20 (8.26%) TDD
4 18 (7.44%) UML
5 14 (5.79%) Project Management
6 12 (4.96%) Multithreading
7 10 (4.13%) DSDM
7 10 (4.13%) Unit Testing
7 10 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (3.72%) Kanban
8 9 (3.72%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (2.89%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (2.89%) Manual Testing
9 7 (2.89%) RUP
9 7 (2.89%) OOP
10 6 (2.48%) OOD
10 6 (2.48%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (43.39%) C#
2 82 (33.88%) Java
3 77 (31.82%) SQL
4 63 (26.03%) JavaScript
5 59 (24.38%) C++
6 47 (19.42%) C
7 20 (8.26%) Embedded C
8 19 (7.85%) PHP
9 17 (7.02%) VB.NET
10 15 (6.20%) Python
11 11 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.31%) VC++
12 8 (3.31%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.48%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.48%) Perl
14 4 (1.65%) VB
14 4 (1.65%) C++/CLI
15 3 (1.24%) Ruby
15 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 78 (32.23%) Degree
2 11 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.31%) ISEB
4 7 (2.89%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.07%) OCPJP
6 5 (2.07%) OCMJD
7 4 (1.65%) PhD
8 3 (1.24%) OCP
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.83%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (21.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.26%) Oracle
3 9 (3.72%) QNX
4 7 (2.89%) Sun
5 4 (1.65%) Apple
5 4 (1.65%) Altera
6 2 (0.83%) Borland
6 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.83%) JBoss
6 2 (0.83%) hybris
7 1 (0.41%) Freescale
7 1 (0.41%) Polycom
7 1 (0.41%) Zend
7 1 (0.41%) Brocade
7 1 (0.41%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.41%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.41%) Symantec
7 1 (0.41%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.41%) Siemens
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per day superb base with excellent bonus and b
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension (10%), Bonus, Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
Esri (UK) Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eurotime Solutions
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £21k - 28k per year + + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Posted: 25 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago