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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 40 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 93 152 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.77% 8.20% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 10.44% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71 144 134
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1510 1456 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.48% 78.58% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1107 1446
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -13 57 £37,000 -7.50% 5
High Wycombe -10 15 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Gerrards Cross -1 9 £37,500 -15.25%
Aylesbury -1 3 - -
Marlow -5 2 £46,750 -1.57%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 83 (48.82%) Degree
2 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (39.41%) C#
4 64 (37.65%) .NET
5 62 (36.47%) Computer Science
6 46 (27.06%) Linux
7 44 (25.88%) C++
7 44 (25.88%) Java
8 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 39 (22.94%) SQL Server
10 37 (21.76%) SQL
11 34 (20.00%) TDD
12 32 (18.82%) ASP.NET
13 31 (18.24%) HTML
14 30 (17.65%) J2EE
14 30 (17.65%) XML
14 30 (17.65%) Finance
14 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
15 26 (15.29%) C
15 26 (15.29%) CSS
15 26 (15.29%) Ajax
16 25 (14.71%) Oracle
16 25 (14.71%) Web Services
16 25 (14.71%) Scrum
16 25 (14.71%) jQuery
17 24 (14.12%) Visual Studio
18 23 (13.53%) VB.NET
19 22 (12.94%) MVC
20 21 (12.35%) Project Management
20 21 (12.35%) WPF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (8.82%) Apache
2 10 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) MS Office
2 5 (2.94%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.35%) Frame Relay
3 3 (1.76%) X.25
3 3 (1.76%) HTTP
3 3 (1.76%) Wireless
4 2 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (0.59%) VoIP
5 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.53%) MySQL
5 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.00%) Subversion
3 8 (4.71%) JUnit
4 5 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (2.94%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.76%) GCC
5 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.59%) NUnit
General
1 30 (17.65%) Finance
2 16 (9.41%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.65%) Marketing
4 9 (5.29%) Retail
5 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.12%) Electronics
7 5 (2.94%) Automotive
8 3 (1.76%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.76%) Banking
9 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.59%) Legal
10 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 97 (57.06%) Developer
2 43 (25.29%) Software Engineer
3 30 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 26 (15.29%) Software Developer
5 23 (13.53%) Analyst
6 20 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 20 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 18 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (10.59%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (7.65%) Graduate
9 10 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
9 10 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.71%) Development Manager
11 8 (4.71%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (4.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.65%) .NET
2 32 (18.82%) ASP.NET
3 31 (18.24%) HTML
4 30 (17.65%) J2EE
4 30 (17.65%) XML
5 26 (15.29%) CSS
5 26 (15.29%) Ajax
6 25 (14.71%) Web Services
6 25 (14.71%) jQuery
7 21 (12.35%) WPF
8 20 (11.76%) WCF
9 18 (10.59%) Struts
10 16 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (7.06%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (5.88%) Hibernate
12 10 (5.88%) Spring
13 9 (5.29%) WinForms
14 8 (4.71%) JSP
14 8 (4.71%) EJB
14 8 (4.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 62 (36.47%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.29%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.71%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.53%) Physics
4 6 (3.53%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.76%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.76%) FMCG
6 2 (1.18%) Open Source
6 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.59%) CUDA
7 1 (0.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.06%) Linux
2 20 (11.76%) Windows
3 9 (5.29%) Android
4 7 (4.12%) UNIX
4 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.53%) VxWorks
6 5 (2.94%) Fedora
7 4 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.76%) Solaris
9 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.59%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.00%) TDD
3 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 25 (14.71%) Scrum
5 22 (12.94%) MVC
6 21 (12.35%) Project Management
7 16 (9.41%) OO
8 14 (8.24%) Coaching
9 10 (5.88%) UML
9 10 (5.88%) Web Development
10 9 (5.29%) OOP
10 9 (5.29%) CRM
10 9 (5.29%) BDD
10 9 (5.29%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.29%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.71%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.12%) RAD
12 7 (4.12%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.41%) C#
2 44 (25.88%) C++
2 44 (25.88%) Java
3 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 37 (21.76%) SQL
5 26 (15.29%) C
6 23 (13.53%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.24%) Python
8 11 (6.47%) PHP
9 9 (5.29%) Embedded C
10 6 (3.53%) Ruby
10 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.53%) Perl
11 5 (2.94%) C++/CLI
11 5 (2.94%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.59%) R
14 1 (0.59%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (48.82%) Degree
2 18 (10.59%) Sun Certification
3 10 (5.88%) OCPJP
3 10 (5.88%) OCMJD
3 10 (5.88%) ISEB
4 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) MCAD
7 1 (0.59%) MCSD
7 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (14.71%) Oracle
2 18 (10.59%) Sun
3 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.94%) Wind River
4 5 (2.94%) Borland
4 5 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.94%) QNX
5 4 (2.35%) Perforce
5 4 (2.35%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.35%) Zend
6 3 (1.76%) Sybase
7 2 (1.18%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.59%) Intel
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Posted: 2 days ago
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