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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 80 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 28 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.22% 2.67% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.92% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 78
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £51,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
994 958 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.16% 91.41% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 794 808 991
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) C++
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) C
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Product Management
9 4 (19.05%) Subversion
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) PHP
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) MS Office
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) Java SE
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) LAMP
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
1 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) C
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 1 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
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