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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 79 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.07% 0.96% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.02% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 21
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1016 980 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.67% 94.14% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 868 773 815
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,408 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) C
3 16 (42.11%) C++
4 15 (39.47%) Java
4 15 (39.47%) Electronics
5 13 (34.21%) Embedded C
6 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.95%) C#
8 10 (26.32%) EMC
8 10 (26.32%) Assembly Language
8 10 (26.32%) Firmware
8 10 (26.32%) RFID
8 10 (26.32%) RS-232
8 10 (26.32%) RS-485
8 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Degree
10 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
10 8 (21.05%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) HTML
11 7 (18.42%) PHP
11 7 (18.42%) MySQL
12 6 (15.79%) Aerospace
12 6 (15.79%) MATLAB
12 6 (15.79%) Simulink
12 6 (15.79%) CSS
12 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (26.32%) RFID
2 10 (26.32%) RS-232
2 10 (26.32%) RS-485
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (39.47%) Electronics
2 6 (15.79%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.89%) Avionics
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) LAMP
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) RESTful
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) CSS3
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) WinForms
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.63%) Django
6 1 (2.63%) Java EE
6 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.63%) Servlets
6 1 (2.63%) Symfony
6 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) OO
3 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.16%) OOP
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.89%) MVC
5 3 (7.89%) Open Source
5 3 (7.89%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps
7 1 (2.63%) Information Management
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
7 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C
2 16 (42.11%) C++
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) Embedded C
5 11 (28.95%) C#
6 10 (26.32%) Assembly Language
7 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) PHP
9 6 (15.79%) MATLAB
10 5 (13.16%) Python
11 3 (7.89%) SQL
12 1 (2.63%) COBOL
12 1 (2.63%) Perl
12 1 (2.63%) PL/1
12 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.63%) RPG
12 1 (2.63%) Ruby
12 1 (2.63%) VB
12 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) EMC
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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