The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 64 69 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 31 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.19% 2.40% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 2.59% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 73
Average salary £33,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.54% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1320 1196 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.65% 92.43% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 940 1050
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Milton Keynes region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 48 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (54.39%) Java
4 25 (43.86%) C#
5 23 (40.35%) Degree
6 20 (35.09%) C++
7 19 (33.33%) Windows
7 19 (33.33%) Linux
8 16 (28.07%) MySQL
8 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
8 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
8 16 (28.07%) TDD
9 15 (26.32%) C
10 14 (24.56%) .NET
11 13 (22.81%) MVC
11 13 (22.81%) OO
12 11 (19.30%) Scrum
12 11 (19.30%) OOP
12 11 (19.30%) Apache
12 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (19.30%) Product Management
13 10 (17.54%) Subversion
13 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
13 10 (17.54%) J2EE
14 9 (15.79%) SQL
14 9 (15.79%) PHP
14 9 (15.79%) Oracle
14 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
14 9 (15.79%) WCF
14 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.30%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.04%) UniData
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.51%) JasperReports
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Subversion
2 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.51%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.51%) Ant
4 2 (3.51%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.75%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) J2EE
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.79%) WCF
3 9 (15.79%) jQuery
3 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (12.28%) LAMP
5 5 (8.77%) HTML
6 4 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (7.02%) SOAP
6 4 (7.02%) REST
7 3 (5.26%) Web Services
7 3 (5.26%) XML
7 3 (5.26%) Java SE
7 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.26%) Spring
7 3 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (3.51%) WPF
8 2 (3.51%) CSS
8 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 9 (15.79%) Open Source
1 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.02%) Physics
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.75%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Android
2 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 48 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 13 (22.81%) OO
5 11 (19.30%) OOP
5 11 (19.30%) Scrum
5 11 (19.30%) Product Management
6 5 (8.77%) UML
6 5 (8.77%) Refactoring
7 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.02%) WFM
8 3 (5.26%) Use Case
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.51%) Image Processing
9 2 (3.51%) ERP
9 2 (3.51%) B2B
9 2 (3.51%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) C#
3 20 (35.09%) C++
4 15 (26.32%) C
5 9 (15.79%) PHP
5 9 (15.79%) SQL
6 8 (14.04%) Python
6 8 (14.04%) PL/1
6 8 (14.04%) COBOL
6 8 (14.04%) RPG
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Zend
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