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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 37 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 119 100 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.69% 5.13% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 6.94% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 104 83 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,600
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% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1610 1441 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.03% 73.94% 75.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1230 1174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 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 1 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
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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 -4 75 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Aylesbury +12 26 £34,000 -13.92% 1
High Wycombe -5 13 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Marlow +7 5 £52,500 -
Gerrards Cross +1 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Amersham -3 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Beaconsfield - 1 £28,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 115 (53.49%) Degree
2 98 (45.58%) Computer Science
3 79 (36.74%) C#
4 71 (33.02%) .NET
5 69 (32.09%) JavaScript
6 63 (29.30%) Java
7 62 (28.84%) Linux
8 54 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (24.19%) SQL
10 49 (22.79%) jQuery
11 45 (20.93%) C++
12 40 (18.60%) HTML
12 40 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 40 (18.60%) OO
13 38 (17.67%) C
14 37 (17.21%) Scrum
15 35 (16.28%) Web Development
15 35 (16.28%) Oracle
15 35 (16.28%) ASP.NET
16 32 (14.88%) CSS
17 31 (14.42%) Subversion
18 29 (13.49%) Spring
18 29 (13.49%) Hibernate
19 28 (13.02%) TDD
20 27 (12.56%) J2EE
20 27 (12.56%) Apache
21 25 (11.63%) Dojo
22 23 (10.70%) Microsoft
23 22 (10.23%) HTML5
24 20 (9.30%) Unit Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (12.56%) Apache
2 15 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.19%) Node.js
4 4 (1.86%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.93%) Liferay
5 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.58%) Wireless
2 10 (4.65%) GPRS
2 10 (4.65%) GSM
3 8 (3.72%) Ethernet
4 7 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.79%) HTTP
6 3 (1.40%) Internet
7 2 (0.93%) RTSP
7 2 (0.93%) Network Security
7 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.93%) IPv6
7 2 (0.93%) RTP
7 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.93%) VPN
7 2 (0.93%) VoIP
8 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.47%) Firewall
8 1 (0.47%) IPv4
8 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.98%) MySQL
3 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (14.42%) Subversion
2 18 (8.37%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.72%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.79%) JUnit
6 5 (2.33%) JIRA
7 4 (1.86%) Grunt
7 4 (1.86%) PhantomJS
7 4 (1.86%) QUnit
7 4 (1.86%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 19 (8.84%) Electronics
2 10 (4.65%) Finance
3 6 (2.79%) Local Government
3 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.40%) Retail
5 2 (0.93%) Banking
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 107 (49.77%) Developer
2 88 (40.93%) Software Engineer
3 29 (13.49%) Senior Software Engineer
4 27 (12.56%) Java Developer
5 25 (11.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 22 (10.23%) Web Developer
7 21 (9.77%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.77%) C# Developer
8 20 (9.30%) Junior
8 20 (9.30%) Software Developer
9 19 (8.84%) Analyst
10 18 (8.37%) J2EE Developer
11 17 (7.91%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (6.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (6.51%) Junior Software Engineer
14 13 (6.05%) Graduate
14 13 (6.05%) Senior Developer
14 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (5.58%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.02%) .NET
2 49 (22.79%) jQuery
3 40 (18.60%) HTML
4 35 (16.28%) ASP.NET
5 32 (14.88%) CSS
6 29 (13.49%) Spring
6 29 (13.49%) Hibernate
7 27 (12.56%) J2EE
8 25 (11.63%) Dojo
9 22 (10.23%) HTML5
10 20 (9.30%) XML
11 19 (8.84%) Struts
12 17 (7.91%) Web Services
13 14 (6.51%) Ajax
14 13 (6.05%) WPF
14 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.58%) JSON
16 11 (5.12%) WCF
17 9 (4.19%) WinForms
18 8 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 98 (45.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.37%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.12%) Open Source
4 7 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.79%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.33%) Firmware
7 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.93%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.93%) Telematics
7 2 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.47%) GIS
8 1 (0.47%) EMV
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) VHDL
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.84%) Linux
2 14 (6.51%) Windows
3 13 (6.05%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.58%) Android
5 11 (5.12%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.79%) UNIX
7 3 (1.40%) Solaris
7 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.47%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.60%) OO
3 37 (17.21%) Scrum
4 35 (16.28%) Web Development
5 28 (13.02%) TDD
6 20 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 19 (8.84%) MVC
8 14 (6.51%) UML
9 11 (5.12%) OOP
10 10 (4.65%) Project Management
11 9 (4.19%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.26%) Kanban
13 7 (3.26%) iOS Development
14 6 (2.79%) Asset Management
14 6 (2.79%) PRINCE2
14 6 (2.79%) DSDM
15 5 (2.33%) Manual Testing
15 5 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
15 5 (2.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (36.74%) C#
2 69 (32.09%) JavaScript
3 63 (29.30%) Java
4 52 (24.19%) SQL
5 45 (20.93%) C++
6 38 (17.67%) C
7 19 (8.84%) PHP
8 17 (7.91%) Embedded C
9 14 (6.51%) Python
10 12 (5.58%) Perl
11 9 (4.19%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.72%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.26%) VC++
13 7 (3.26%) Ruby
14 6 (2.79%) VB
15 5 (2.33%) MATLAB
15 5 (2.33%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.40%) C++/CLI
17 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (53.49%) Degree
2 18 (8.37%) Sun Certification
3 12 (5.58%) OCPJP
3 12 (5.58%) OCMJD
4 7 (3.26%) ISEB
5 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.86%) PhD
6 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) OCP
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (16.28%) Oracle
2 23 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.37%) Sun
4 5 (2.33%) QNX
5 3 (1.40%) Sybase
5 3 (1.40%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.93%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.93%) Zend
6 2 (0.93%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Borland
7 1 (0.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) Altera
7 1 (0.47%) Sencha
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