The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.78% 14.34% 13.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 19.57% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 36
Average salary £38,750 £48,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% +31.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 184 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 79.94% 73.31% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 240 154 208
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 £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 15 (65.22%) C++
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (34.78%) UML
5 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
6 7 (30.43%) Electronics
7 6 (26.09%) Device Driver
7 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
7 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 5 (21.74%) Wind River
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
8 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 5 (21.74%) Fedora
9 4 (17.39%) Subversion
9 4 (17.39%) Perforce
9 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
9 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
10 3 (13.04%) GCC
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.04%) X.25
10 3 (13.04%) C#
10 3 (13.04%) .NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
1 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
3 3 (13.04%) X.25
4 2 (8.70%) RTSP
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) HTTP
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) RTP
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.35%) IPv6
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) GCC
General
1 7 (30.43%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) Qt
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) WinForms
3 1 (4.35%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Device Driver
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Streaming Video
2 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Fedora
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) uClinux
5 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
5 1 (4.35%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) UML
2 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.70%) BDD
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Coaching
3 2 (8.70%) SOA
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.35%) Android Development
4 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
4 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
1 5 (21.74%) Wind River
2 4 (17.39%) Perforce
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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