The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 37 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 58 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.22% 7.57% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 9.35% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 86
Average salary £36,500 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
865 845 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.79% 81.02% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 662 680 845
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 65 (62.50%) Degree
2 56 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (38.46%) Java
5 35 (33.65%) Linux
6 30 (28.85%) C#
7 28 (26.92%) J2EE
8 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
9 24 (23.08%) SQL
10 23 (22.12%) .NET
11 22 (21.15%) Oracle
12 19 (18.27%) Scrum
13 18 (17.31%) Sun
13 18 (17.31%) jQuery
13 18 (17.31%) Struts
13 18 (17.31%) Sun Certification
14 17 (16.35%) XML
14 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.38%) C++
15 16 (15.38%) Apache
16 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
16 15 (14.42%) Project Management
16 15 (14.42%) OO
17 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
17 14 (13.46%) C
17 14 (13.46%) Finance
18 13 (12.50%) Ajax
18 13 (12.50%) Web Services
18 13 (12.50%) TDD
19 11 (10.58%) HTML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.38%) Apache
2 10 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.96%) Node.js
3 1 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.81%) TargetLink
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SaaS
2 2 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTP
1 3 (2.88%) Wireless
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) Big Data
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.69%) Subversion
2 8 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Retail
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.81%) Automotive
4 5 (4.81%) Electronics
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
6 3 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.00%) Developer
2 21 (20.19%) Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Software Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 18 (17.31%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (16.35%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.50%) Graduate
7 10 (9.62%) Support Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) Developer Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) Software Support Analyst
8 9 (8.65%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Development Manager
9 8 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Junior
11 5 (4.81%) Architect
11 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Software Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) J2EE
2 23 (22.12%) .NET
3 18 (17.31%) Struts
3 18 (17.31%) jQuery
4 17 (16.35%) XML
5 13 (12.50%) Web Services
5 13 (12.50%) Ajax
6 11 (10.58%) HTML
6 11 (10.58%) WPF
7 10 (9.62%) Spring
7 10 (9.62%) Hibernate
8 8 (7.69%) EJB
8 8 (7.69%) JSP
9 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.77%) WCF
10 5 (4.81%) Java SE
10 5 (4.81%) CSS
10 5 (4.81%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (3.85%) WinForms
11 4 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.73%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) Physics
6 3 (2.88%) FMCG
6 3 (2.88%) Open Source
7 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.96%) Wiki
7 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) Windows
2 9 (8.65%) Android
3 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.88%) UNIX
4 3 (2.88%) Solaris
5 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.27%) Scrum
3 15 (14.42%) Project Management
3 15 (14.42%) OO
4 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
5 13 (12.50%) TDD
6 10 (9.62%) Coaching
7 9 (8.65%) Web Development
8 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.73%) RAD
9 7 (6.73%) MVC
10 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.77%) OOD
10 6 (5.77%) Analytics
11 5 (4.81%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (4.81%) OOP
12 4 (3.85%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) Java
2 30 (28.85%) C#
3 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 24 (23.08%) SQL
5 16 (15.38%) C++
6 14 (13.46%) C
7 11 (10.58%) PHP
7 11 (10.58%) Python
8 7 (6.73%) Ruby
9 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.77%) Perl
10 5 (4.81%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (62.50%) Degree
2 18 (17.31%) Sun Certification
3 10 (9.62%) OCPJP
3 10 (9.62%) OCMJD
3 10 (9.62%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.96%) MCAD
5 1 (0.96%) MCSD
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Oracle
2 18 (17.31%) Sun
3 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.81%) Zend
5 4 (3.85%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.88%) Sybase
7 2 (1.92%) ION Trading
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire, South East
White Clarke Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago