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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.44% 9.09% 11.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 12.50% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 38
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
207 168 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 79.01% 72.73% 75.16%
Number of salaries quoted 176 147 223
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) C++
3 11 (42.31%) Degree
4 10 (38.46%) UML
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) Electronics
6 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 8 (30.77%) C
6 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) C#
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
7 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) Embedded C
8 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
10 4 (15.38%) DSDM
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) SOAP
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) MVC
10 4 (15.38%) QNX
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
1 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) RTP
3 2 (7.69%) RTSP
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) Subversion
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (34.62%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Qt
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) WPF
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) MFC
6 1 (3.85%) WinForms
6 1 (3.85%) WDF
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) Dojo
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) VxWorks
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) pSOS
4 1 (3.85%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) Scrum
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Kanban
3 4 (15.38%) DSDM
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) Android Development
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) C
3 7 (26.92%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Embedded C
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) C++/CLI
7 2 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (3.85%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) QNX
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Intel
3 1 (3.85%) Borland
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
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