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 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 Engineering
Rank 46 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 77 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.50% 7.35% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 9.29% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 84
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
853 829 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.94% 79.10% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 659 678 874
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 61 (64.89%) Degree
2 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (40.43%) Java
5 27 (28.72%) Linux
6 26 (27.66%) C#
6 26 (27.66%) J2EE
7 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
8 20 (21.28%) SQL
8 20 (21.28%) .NET
9 18 (19.15%) Scrum
10 17 (18.09%) C++
11 16 (17.02%) C
11 16 (17.02%) Oracle
12 15 (15.96%) Project Management
12 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
13 14 (14.89%) Struts
13 14 (14.89%) Sun
13 14 (14.89%) Sun Certification
13 14 (14.89%) jQuery
13 14 (14.89%) Mentoring
14 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
15 12 (12.77%) Python
15 12 (12.77%) Apache
15 12 (12.77%) XML
15 12 (12.77%) Finance
15 12 (12.77%) TDD
16 11 (11.70%) Windows
16 11 (11.70%) HTML
16 11 (11.70%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (12.77%) Apache
2 9 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) TargetLink
3 3 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) GitHub
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Wireless
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) MySQL
2 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.19%) Big Data
3 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.32%) Subversion
2 5 (5.32%) JUnit
3 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 12 (12.77%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Automotive
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
5 2 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 16 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.89%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Graduate
6 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Development Manager
6 9 (9.57%) Software Support Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Developer Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Principal Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Software Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Systems Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) J2EE
2 20 (21.28%) .NET
3 14 (14.89%) Struts
3 14 (14.89%) jQuery
4 12 (12.77%) XML
5 11 (11.70%) HTML
6 9 (9.57%) Spring
6 9 (9.57%) Hibernate
6 9 (9.57%) Web Services
6 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.51%) Ajax
7 8 (8.51%) WCF
8 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.45%) CSS
9 5 (5.32%) WPF
9 5 (5.32%) JSP
9 5 (5.32%) EJB
10 4 (4.26%) HTML5
10 4 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.45%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.32%) Physics
4 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) FMCG
6 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Open Source
7 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Android
4 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.13%) UNIX
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.15%) Scrum
3 15 (15.96%) Project Management
4 14 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 12 (12.77%) TDD
6 11 (11.70%) OO
7 10 (10.64%) MVC
7 10 (10.64%) Coaching
8 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.45%) Analytics
9 7 (7.45%) RAD
10 6 (6.38%) OOD
10 6 (6.38%) Web Development
11 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.26%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.26%) E-business
12 4 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) Java
2 26 (27.66%) C#
3 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.28%) SQL
5 17 (18.09%) C++
6 16 (17.02%) C
7 12 (12.77%) Python
8 8 (8.51%) PHP
9 6 (6.38%) Perl
10 5 (5.32%) Ruby
10 5 (5.32%) Embedded C
11 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (64.89%) Degree
2 14 (14.89%) Sun Certification
3 9 (9.57%) OCPJP
3 9 (9.57%) OCMJD
3 9 (9.57%) ISEB
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCAD
5 1 (1.06%) MCSD
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Oracle
2 14 (14.89%) Sun
3 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Zend
5 2 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.06%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.06%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago