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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 26 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 118 70 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.18% 5.79% 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 7.24% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 102 67 78
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1208 967 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.77% 79.98% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 928 765 913
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 109 (69.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.49%) C#
3 56 (35.67%) .NET
4 52 (33.12%) MVC
5 51 (32.48%) ASP.NET
6 50 (31.85%) SQL Server
7 47 (29.94%) SQL
8 46 (29.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (28.66%) Java
10 44 (28.03%) Scrum
11 43 (27.39%) Degree
12 38 (24.20%) TDD
13 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
14 28 (17.83%) Linux
14 28 (17.83%) E-Commerce
15 27 (17.20%) Computer Science
16 26 (16.56%) jQuery
16 26 (16.56%) OO
16 26 (16.56%) CSS
17 25 (15.92%) WCF
18 24 (15.29%) SaaS
18 24 (15.29%) C++
18 24 (15.29%) MySQL
19 23 (14.65%) T-SQL
19 23 (14.65%) J2EE
19 23 (14.65%) HTML
19 23 (14.65%) Web Services
20 22 (14.01%) XML
21 21 (13.38%) OOP
22 20 (12.74%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (9.55%) Apache
2 3 (1.91%) Node.js
2 3 (1.91%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.29%) SaaS
2 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Firewall
1 2 (1.27%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.29%) MySQL
3 11 (7.01%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.01%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.37%) UniData
4 10 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.55%) Big Data
8 3 (1.91%) JasperReports
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.28%) Subversion
3 12 (7.64%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.64%) NUnit
3 12 (7.64%) Selenium
4 11 (7.01%) NCrunch
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (3.18%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.55%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.55%) JUnit
7 4 (2.55%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.55%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (2.55%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (2.55%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.91%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.91%) Ant
9 2 (1.27%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.27%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 11 (7.01%) Electronics
2 5 (3.18%) Finance
3 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (41.40%) Software Engineer
2 51 (32.48%) Developer
3 23 (14.65%) .NET Developer
4 21 (13.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) C# Developer
6 12 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.01%) Tester
8 10 (6.37%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.73%) SQL Database Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Database Developer
9 9 (5.73%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.10%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Senior Tester
12 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.18%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (35.67%) .NET
2 51 (32.48%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (16.56%) jQuery
4 26 (16.56%) CSS
5 25 (15.92%) WCF
6 23 (14.65%) J2EE
6 23 (14.65%) HTML
6 23 (14.65%) Web Services
7 22 (14.01%) XML
8 17 (10.83%) REST
9 12 (7.64%) AngularJS
10 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (5.73%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (5.73%) ADO.NET
11 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.10%) WPF
13 7 (4.46%) Spring
13 7 (4.46%) LAMP
13 7 (4.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.20%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.28%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.37%) Open Source
4 9 (5.73%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.10%) Physics
6 7 (4.46%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.18%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (3.18%) User Experience
8 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.55%) iPad
8 4 (2.55%) iPhone
9 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.64%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.83%) Linux
2 20 (12.74%) Windows
3 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (69.43%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.12%) MVC
3 44 (28.03%) Scrum
4 38 (24.20%) TDD
5 28 (17.83%) E-Commerce
6 26 (16.56%) OO
7 21 (13.38%) OOP
8 11 (7.01%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (6.37%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.37%) Product Management
10 8 (5.10%) Coaching
10 8 (5.10%) DevOps
10 8 (5.10%) Quality Management
10 8 (5.10%) Change Management
11 7 (4.46%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.46%) Automated Testing
11 7 (4.46%) UML
11 7 (4.46%) Project Management
12 6 (3.82%) B2B
12 6 (3.82%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.49%) C#
2 47 (29.94%) SQL
3 45 (28.66%) Java
4 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
5 24 (15.29%) C++
6 23 (14.65%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.19%) PHP
8 13 (8.28%) C
9 10 (6.37%) COBOL
9 10 (6.37%) RPG
9 10 (6.37%) PL/1
10 9 (5.73%) Ruby
10 9 (5.73%) Python
11 1 (0.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (27.39%) Degree
2 8 (5.10%) PhD
3 4 (2.55%) ISEB
4 2 (1.27%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.64%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.64%) MCP
5 1 (0.64%) MCAD
5 1 (0.64%) MCSD
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) QA
2 5 (3.18%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) Puppet
1 3 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.91%) Nagios
1 3 (1.91%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (10.83%) Microsoft
1 17 (10.83%) Oracle
2 6 (3.82%) Rackspace
3 4 (2.55%) hybris
4 2 (1.27%) Sun
4 2 (1.27%) Zend
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