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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 66 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.79% 1.68% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.79% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 18
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
1318 1063 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.21% 94.07% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 786 744
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (89.01%) Software Engineering
2 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.35%) Java
4 42 (46.15%) Linux
5 39 (42.86%) C#
6 33 (36.26%) SQL
7 30 (32.97%) OO
8 29 (31.87%) C++
9 28 (30.77%) Degree
10 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
11 24 (26.37%) TDD
11 24 (26.37%) MySQL
11 24 (26.37%) Scrum
12 23 (25.27%) Windows
13 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
13 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
13 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
13 22 (24.18%) OOP
13 22 (24.18%) Mathematics
14 21 (23.08%) Apache
15 19 (20.88%) Python
15 19 (20.88%) jQuery
16 18 (19.78%) .NET
16 18 (19.78%) Open Source
17 17 (18.68%) HTML
17 17 (18.68%) Oracle
17 17 (18.68%) Physics
18 16 (17.58%) Electronics
19 15 (16.48%) Visual Studio
19 15 (16.48%) Image Processing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (23.08%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) NGN
2 1 (1.10%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) MySQL
2 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (12.09%) UniData
5 9 (9.89%) JasperReports
5 9 (9.89%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Visual Studio
1 15 (16.48%) Subversion
2 11 (12.09%) Eclipse
3 9 (9.89%) Ant
3 9 (9.89%) CruiseControl
4 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 2 (2.20%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 16 (17.58%) Electronics
2 4 (4.40%) Games
3 3 (3.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.88%) jQuery
2 18 (19.78%) .NET
3 17 (18.68%) HTML
4 13 (14.29%) J2EE
4 13 (14.29%) Web Services
5 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.19%) CSS
6 11 (12.09%) SOAP
6 11 (12.09%) REST
7 10 (10.99%) LAMP
8 7 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (7.69%) HTML5
9 6 (6.59%) CSS3
10 5 (5.49%) Java SE
11 4 (4.40%) RESTful
11 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.40%) Spring
11 4 (4.40%) JSON
11 4 (4.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
2 22 (24.18%) Mathematics
3 17 (18.68%) Physics
4 14 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.15%) Linux
2 23 (25.27%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) Android
3 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (89.01%) Software Engineering
2 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.97%) OO
4 24 (26.37%) TDD
4 24 (26.37%) Scrum
5 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
5 22 (24.18%) OOP
6 18 (19.78%) Open Source
7 15 (16.48%) Image Processing
8 12 (13.19%) Pattern Recognition
9 11 (12.09%) MVC
10 10 (10.99%) WFM
11 9 (9.89%) B2B
12 5 (5.49%) Refactoring
12 5 (5.49%) Product Management
12 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
13 4 (4.40%) OOD
14 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.30%) Manual Testing
14 3 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) Java
2 39 (42.86%) C#
3 33 (36.26%) SQL
4 29 (31.87%) C++
5 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
6 19 (20.88%) Python
7 12 (13.19%) PHP
8 11 (12.09%) RPG
8 11 (12.09%) COBOL
8 11 (12.09%) PL/1
9 8 (8.79%) Ruby
9 8 (8.79%) C
10 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (30.77%) Degree
2 14 (15.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Firmware
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.10%) VMware
3 1 (1.10%) Zend
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