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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 57 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 53 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.54% 3.65% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 3.90% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 41
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £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
1408 1129 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 93.69% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 871 1005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 76 (93.83%) Software Engineering
2 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (46.91%) Java
4 37 (45.68%) C#
5 32 (39.51%) Linux
6 28 (34.57%) C++
7 27 (33.33%) Degree
8 24 (29.63%) SQL
8 24 (29.63%) Windows
9 23 (28.40%) OO
9 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
10 22 (27.16%) TDD
11 21 (25.93%) Scrum
11 21 (25.93%) MySQL
11 21 (25.93%) E-Commerce
12 19 (23.46%) .NET
12 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
13 17 (20.99%) Mathematics
13 17 (20.99%) Apache
13 17 (20.99%) OOP
14 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
14 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
15 15 (18.52%) MVC
15 15 (18.52%) jQuery
16 14 (17.28%) Open Source
16 14 (17.28%) Electronics
16 14 (17.28%) Oracle
16 14 (17.28%) Python
17 13 (16.05%) J2EE
17 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (20.99%) Apache
2 6 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.93%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (12.35%) UniData
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.41%) JasperReports
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
1 13 (16.05%) Subversion
2 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.41%) Ant
3 6 (7.41%) CruiseControl
4 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.47%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (17.28%) Electronics
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Billing
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.52%) jQuery
4 13 (16.05%) HTML
4 13 (16.05%) J2EE
5 11 (13.58%) CSS
6 10 (12.35%) Web Services
7 8 (9.88%) SOAP
7 8 (9.88%) LAMP
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.88%) REST
8 7 (8.64%) HTML5
8 7 (8.64%) WCF
9 6 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (7.41%) CSS3
10 4 (4.94%) Java SE
10 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.94%) Spring
11 3 (3.70%) JSON
11 3 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
2 17 (20.99%) Mathematics
3 12 (14.81%) Physics
4 9 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.51%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (93.83%) Software Engineering
2 67 (82.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) OO
4 22 (27.16%) TDD
5 21 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 21 (25.93%) Scrum
6 17 (20.99%) OOP
7 15 (18.52%) MVC
8 14 (17.28%) Open Source
9 10 (12.35%) Image Processing
10 9 (11.11%) Product Management
10 9 (11.11%) Pattern Recognition
11 7 (8.64%) WFM
12 6 (7.41%) B2B
13 5 (6.17%) UML
13 5 (6.17%) Refactoring
14 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
15 3 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
15 3 (3.70%) Use Case
15 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.91%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) C#
3 28 (34.57%) C++
4 24 (29.63%) SQL
5 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.28%) Python
7 13 (16.05%) C
8 10 (12.35%) RPG
8 10 (12.35%) COBOL
8 10 (12.35%) PL/1
9 9 (11.11%) PHP
10 6 (7.41%) Ruby
11 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Firmware
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) VMware
3 1 (1.23%) Zend
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