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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 81 83 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 20 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.72% 1.59% 8.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.73% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 81
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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
1152 1155 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.27% 91.59% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 876 918 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) Degree
5 17 (50.00%) C++
6 15 (44.12%) C
6 15 (44.12%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) Linux
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 14 (41.18%) .NET
8 13 (38.24%) MVC
9 12 (35.29%) Java
10 11 (32.35%) Product Management
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 9 (26.47%) Subversion
12 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (26.47%) WCF
12 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (23.53%) jQuery
13 8 (23.53%) PHP
13 8 (23.53%) OOP
13 8 (23.53%) OO
13 8 (23.53%) Apache
14 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
14 7 (20.59%) Scrum
14 7 (20.59%) Open Source
15 6 (17.65%) MySQL
15 6 (17.65%) Oracle

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (17.65%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (8.82%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 9 (26.47%) WCF
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (23.53%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) LAMP
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (8.82%) Java SE
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 3 (8.82%) REST
6 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
8 1 (2.94%) WPF
8 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) Product Management
5 8 (23.53%) OOP
5 8 (23.53%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) WFM
8 3 (8.82%) Refactoring
8 3 (8.82%) Use Case
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) ERP
9 2 (5.88%) B2B
9 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.94%) MVVM
10 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) C++
3 15 (44.12%) C
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) PHP
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) Ruby
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Zend
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