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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.35% 5.95% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 7.85% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £74,000 £48,550
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
240 191 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 76.68% 75.79% 72.84%
Number of salaries quoted 199 149 153
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 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 17 (50.00%) C#
1 17 (50.00%) C++
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) WPF
3 15 (44.12%) .NET
4 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
5 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) BDD
7 8 (23.53%) Physics
7 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 6 (17.65%) C
8 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
9 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
10 4 (11.76%) CSS
10 4 (11.76%) STL
10 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.76%) Scrum
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) Release Management
10 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
11 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (8.82%) OpenUP
11 3 (8.82%) WCF
11 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (2.94%) Drupal
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) GSM
2 2 (5.88%) ISDN
2 2 (5.88%) X.25
2 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (38.24%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) WPF
2 15 (44.12%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) STL
3 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) WCF
4 3 (8.82%) WinForms
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Physics
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.88%) EMV
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Fedora
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (26.47%) TDD
1 9 (26.47%) BDD
2 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
3 4 (11.76%) Release Management
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) OpenUP
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) MVVM
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) OOP
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
4 3 (8.82%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) BCP
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
1 17 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) C
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) HND
3 2 (5.88%) CISA
3 2 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Perforce
1 2 (5.88%) Wind River
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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