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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 31 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.67% 5.56% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 7.56% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 5
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
217 172 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 72.33% 73.50% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 165 136 133
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,889 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (76.47%) Degree
2 25 (73.53%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) WPF
4 23 (67.65%) .NET
5 21 (61.76%) C++
6 19 (55.88%) Manufacturing
6 19 (55.88%) TDD
7 18 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (52.94%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
9 5 (14.71%) Windows
10 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.76%) C
10 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
10 4 (11.76%) QA
11 3 (8.82%) Use Case
11 3 (8.82%) jQuery
11 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
11 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
11 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.82%) Physics
11 3 (8.82%) Scrum
11 3 (8.82%) UML
11 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) X.25
1 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) GCC
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (55.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate
7 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) WPF
2 23 (67.65%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) WinForms
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) WCF
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) LINQ
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Physics
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Fedora
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 18 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (52.94%) BDD
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Use Case
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) MVVM
6 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) ISMS
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) C++
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) C
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) R
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.88%) Perforce
2 2 (5.88%) Wind River
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
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