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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.95% 6.96% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.67% 8.96% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 3
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
240 212 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 76.68% 77.66% 73.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 161 146
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (54.55%) C#
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 22 (50.00%) WPF
2 22 (50.00%) C++
3 20 (45.45%) .NET
4 17 (38.64%) Manufacturing
5 14 (31.82%) TDD
6 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (29.55%) BDD
7 10 (22.73%) Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 8 (18.18%) Physics
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Windows
9 7 (15.91%) C
10 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.64%) Multithreading
10 6 (13.64%) Scrum
11 5 (11.36%) jQuery
11 5 (11.36%) SQL
11 5 (11.36%) CSS
11 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
12 4 (9.09%) ERP
12 4 (9.09%) STL
12 4 (9.09%) XML
12 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
12 4 (9.09%) Release Management
12 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
12 4 (9.09%) QA

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) X.25
2 2 (4.55%) GSM
2 2 (4.55%) ISDN
2 2 (4.55%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 17 (38.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) WPF
2 20 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) jQuery
4 4 (9.09%) STL
4 4 (9.09%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) WinForms
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) WCF
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) JSON
7 1 (2.27%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.27%) CSS3
7 1 (2.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Physics
3 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.82%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.55%) EMV
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Fedora
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) TDD
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (29.55%) BDD
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) ERP
5 4 (9.09%) Release Management
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) MVVM
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (6.82%) Use Case
6 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.82%) OpenUP
6 3 (6.82%) OOP
6 3 (6.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 22 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) C
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.27%) Python
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.82%) PhD
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) CISA
3 2 (4.55%) CISM
3 2 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Perforce
2 2 (4.55%) Wind River
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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