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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 28 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.96% 3.95% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 5.24% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 14
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £81,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
210 191 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 74.47% 75.49% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 183 158 148
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 17 (51.52%) C++
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 15 (45.45%) Degree
4 14 (42.42%) WPF
5 13 (39.39%) Manufacturing
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (24.24%) Physics
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) BDD
9 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
9 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) C
10 6 (18.18%) Multithreading
11 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
12 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
12 4 (12.12%) Scrum
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
12 4 (12.12%) SQL
12 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.12%) CSS
12 4 (12.12%) STL
12 4 (12.12%) XML
12 4 (12.12%) Release Management
12 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (12.12%) Mathematics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) X.25
2 2 (6.06%) GSM
2 2 (6.06%) ISDN
2 2 (6.06%) Frame Relay
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (39.39%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Information Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) WPF
3 4 (12.12%) STL
3 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) WinForms
4 3 (9.09%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Physics
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) EMV
4 2 (6.06%) DTV
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (24.24%) TDD
2 8 (24.24%) BDD
3 6 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 4 (12.12%) Release Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) OOP
5 3 (9.09%) MVVM
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) OpenUP
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Product Management
6 2 (6.06%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C++
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) C
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
1 2 (6.06%) Perforce
1 2 (6.06%) Wind River
2 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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