The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 77 71 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.58% 6.33% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 8.50% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 67
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 835 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.45% 74.42% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 688 715 607
Average salary £43,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.77% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire

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 25 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 78 (57.78%) Degree
2 64 (47.41%) Computer Science
3 57 (42.22%) C#
4 55 (40.74%) .NET
5 51 (37.78%) Java
6 37 (27.41%) Linux
7 35 (25.93%) SQL
8 33 (24.44%) OO
9 31 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (22.22%) Oracle
11 29 (21.48%) Hibernate
11 29 (21.48%) Spring
12 28 (20.74%) JavaScript
13 26 (19.26%) SQL Server
14 25 (18.52%) C
14 25 (18.52%) Apache
14 25 (18.52%) Subversion
15 24 (17.78%) ASP.NET
16 22 (16.30%) C++
16 22 (16.30%) jQuery
17 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
18 17 (12.59%) TDD
18 17 (12.59%) J2EE
18 17 (12.59%) Struts
19 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
19 16 (11.85%) Sun
19 16 (11.85%) Sun Certification
19 16 (11.85%) Dojo
19 16 (11.85%) WebSphere
19 16 (11.85%) SaaS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (18.52%) Apache
2 16 (11.85%) WebSphere
3 14 (10.37%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) GPRS
1 10 (7.41%) GSM
1 10 (7.41%) Wireless
2 2 (1.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (18.52%) Subversion
2 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (0.74%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.74%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (5.93%) Finance
1 8 (5.93%) Electronics
2 3 (2.22%) Retail
3 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.48%) Banking
3 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.48%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Publishing
4 1 (0.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (45.19%) Software Engineer
2 49 (36.30%) Developer
3 21 (15.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 18 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Analyst
6 16 (11.85%) Junior
6 16 (11.85%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (11.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (10.37%) Graduate
8 13 (9.63%) Junior Software Engineer
9 12 (8.89%) Junior Java Software Engineer
10 11 (8.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 11 (8.15%) Software Support Analyst
10 11 (8.15%) Software Developer
10 11 (8.15%) .NET Developer
10 11 (8.15%) Support Analyst
10 11 (8.15%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (5.93%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (40.74%) .NET
2 29 (21.48%) Hibernate
2 29 (21.48%) Spring
3 24 (17.78%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.30%) jQuery
5 17 (12.59%) J2EE
5 17 (12.59%) Struts
6 16 (11.85%) Dojo
7 13 (9.63%) XML
8 10 (7.41%) Web Services
8 10 (7.41%) WPF
9 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.93%) WCF
9 8 (5.93%) Ajax
10 7 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (5.19%) LAMP
10 7 (5.19%) WinForms
11 6 (4.44%) JSP
11 6 (4.44%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 64 (47.41%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.15%) Open Source
4 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.22%) Firmware
7 2 (1.48%) Telematics
8 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Wiki
8 1 (0.74%) iPhone
8 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.74%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.41%) Linux
2 11 (8.15%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.67%) Android
3 9 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
5 2 (1.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.44%) OO
2 31 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.59%) TDD
4 13 (9.63%) Scrum
5 12 (8.89%) Web Development
6 11 (8.15%) MVC
7 10 (7.41%) OOP
8 8 (5.93%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.44%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.44%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.44%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.44%) Project Management
11 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.70%) Manual Testing
12 4 (2.96%) Product Management
12 4 (2.96%) Android Development
13 3 (2.22%) Requirements Engineering
13 3 (2.22%) MVVM
13 3 (2.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.22%) C#
2 51 (37.78%) Java
3 35 (25.93%) SQL
4 28 (20.74%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.52%) C
6 22 (16.30%) C++
7 15 (11.11%) PHP
8 11 (8.15%) Perl
9 10 (7.41%) Python
10 8 (5.93%) Embedded C
11 7 (5.19%) VC++
11 7 (5.19%) Ruby
12 6 (4.44%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.70%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.48%) VB
15 1 (0.74%) PHP5
15 1 (0.74%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 78 (57.78%) Degree
2 16 (11.85%) Sun Certification
3 11 (8.15%) OCPJP
3 11 (8.15%) OCMJD
4 6 (4.44%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) OCP
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (22.22%) Oracle
2 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.85%) Sun
3 3 (2.22%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.48%) Sybase
4 2 (1.48%) JBoss
4 2 (1.48%) Zend
5 1 (0.74%) Altera
5 1 (0.74%) Sencha
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) ION Trading
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago