The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 52 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.52% 4.18% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 4.29% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +22.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1095 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.91% 97.33% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 833 908 744
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Buckinghamshire

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 23 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 61 (85.92%) Software Engineering
2 39 (54.93%) Degree
3 30 (42.25%) C#
4 27 (38.03%) .NET
4 27 (38.03%) Computer Science
5 22 (30.99%) Java
6 21 (29.58%) OO
6 21 (29.58%) Subversion
7 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
8 17 (23.94%) Spring
8 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
9 16 (22.54%) Dojo
9 16 (22.54%) WebSphere
9 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
10 15 (21.13%) C
10 15 (21.13%) Linux
10 15 (21.13%) jQuery
11 14 (19.72%) MySQL
11 14 (19.72%) Oracle
11 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.31%) PHP
12 13 (18.31%) SQL
12 13 (18.31%) Apache
13 12 (16.90%) C++
13 12 (16.90%) SaaS
14 10 (14.08%) Open Source
14 10 (14.08%) OOP
15 8 (11.27%) GPRS
15 8 (11.27%) GSM
15 8 (11.27%) Microsoft

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (22.54%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.31%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) GPRS
1 8 (11.27%) GSM
1 8 (11.27%) Wireless
2 2 (2.82%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.82%) VoIP
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) IPv4
2 2 (2.82%) IPv6
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MySQL
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Subversion
2 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.27%) Electronics
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 17 (23.94%) Spring
3 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
3 16 (22.54%) Dojo
4 15 (21.13%) jQuery
5 7 (9.86%) LAMP
5 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.63%) WCF
7 3 (4.23%) WPF
7 3 (4.23%) MFC
7 3 (4.23%) WinForms
8 2 (2.82%) DCOM
8 2 (2.82%) Java SE
8 2 (2.82%) Web Services
8 2 (2.82%) JPA
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.41%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.41%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Computer Science
2 17 (23.94%) Mathematics
3 10 (14.08%) Open Source
4 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) EMV
6 1 (1.41%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) Software Engineering
2 21 (29.58%) OO
3 10 (14.08%) OOP
4 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
5 4 (5.63%) Product Management
5 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) UML
6 3 (4.23%) RUP
7 2 (2.82%) MVC
7 2 (2.82%) Scrum
7 2 (2.82%) Web Testing
7 2 (2.82%) WFM
7 2 (2.82%) Use Case
7 2 (2.82%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.41%) MVVM
8 1 (1.41%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Web Development
8 1 (1.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) C#
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.13%) C
5 13 (18.31%) PHP
5 13 (18.31%) SQL
6 12 (16.90%) C++
7 8 (11.27%) Embedded C
8 7 (9.86%) VC++
8 7 (9.86%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
9 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) VB
9 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.41%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (54.93%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Juniper
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Zend
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.41%) Altera
4 1 (1.41%) Sencha