The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 39 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.39% 5.15% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 5.38% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 17
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 223 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.01% 95.71% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 194 201 258
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the High Wycombe region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) QNX
4 4 (30.77%) Electronics
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
6 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Firmware
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) RTP
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) RTP
2 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) RTSP
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Qt
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
1 2 (15.38%) Streaming Video
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) uClinux
3 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) C++/CLI
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) QNX
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Borland
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