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

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.63% 14.72% 13.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 20.86% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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
251 163 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 82.57% 70.56% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 217 143 205
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) C++
3 12 (50.00%) C
4 11 (45.83%) Degree
5 10 (41.67%) Electronics
6 9 (37.50%) UML
6 9 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
8 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
9 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
11 4 (16.67%) Scrum
12 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
12 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 3 (12.50%) HTTP
12 3 (12.50%) .NET
12 3 (12.50%) C#
12 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 3 (12.50%) Fedora
12 3 (12.50%) Subversion
12 3 (12.50%) jQuery
12 3 (12.50%) Wind River

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
1 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) Frame Relay
4 2 (8.33%) RTSP
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) RTP
5 1 (4.17%) X.25
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) IPv6
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) GCC
General
1 10 (41.67%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) Qt
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) WDF
3 1 (4.17%) Dojo
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
3 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Fedora
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) uClinux
5 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
5 1 (4.17%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) UML
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) SOA
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) DSDM
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) OOP
4 1 (4.17%) Android Development
4 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) C
3 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (12.50%) Wind River
2 2 (8.33%) QNX
2 2 (8.33%) Perforce
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Intel
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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