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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 74 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 31 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.09% 3.03% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.26% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 75
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1047 950 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.36% 92.95% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 825 791 971
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) Subversion
8 6 (23.08%) OO
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) C++
8 6 (23.08%) PHP
8 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 4 (15.38%) C
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) Apache
10 4 (15.38%) Retail
11 3 (11.54%) Zend
11 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.54%) Ruby
11 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) jQuery
2 3 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (11.54%) Java SE
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Product Management
4 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) CAD
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) WFM
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) C++
4 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
8 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) ION Trading
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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