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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 41 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 57 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.00% 6.53% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 8.07% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 71
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
885 880 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.56% 80.88% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 670 721 785
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 28 November 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 75 (67.57%) Degree
2 65 (58.56%) Computer Science
3 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (41.44%) Java
5 38 (34.23%) Linux
6 30 (27.03%) C#
7 28 (25.23%) J2EE
8 26 (23.42%) SQL
8 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
9 24 (21.62%) C++
9 24 (21.62%) OO
10 23 (20.72%) .NET
10 23 (20.72%) C
10 23 (20.72%) Oracle
10 23 (20.72%) Scrum
11 22 (19.82%) Mentoring
12 20 (18.02%) Sun Certification
12 20 (18.02%) Sun
12 20 (18.02%) Struts
12 20 (18.02%) TDD
13 19 (17.12%) XML
13 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
13 19 (17.12%) Python
14 18 (16.22%) jQuery
15 17 (15.32%) Apache
16 15 (13.51%) Web Services
16 15 (13.51%) Finance
17 14 (12.61%) Perl
17 14 (12.61%) Project Management
17 14 (12.61%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 17 (15.32%) Apache
2 11 (9.91%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.50%) TargetLink
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
1 3 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (0.90%) GPRS
2 1 (0.90%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) Big Data
3 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) JUnit
1 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.21%) Subversion
3 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Electronics
5 5 (4.50%) Automotive
6 4 (3.60%) Banking
7 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Developer
2 22 (19.82%) Analyst
3 20 (18.02%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.02%) J2EE Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (17.12%) Software Engineer
5 18 (16.22%) Software Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Graduate
7 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) Developer Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) Software Support Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Junior
11 6 (5.41%) Development Manager
12 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Software Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.23%) J2EE
2 23 (20.72%) .NET
3 20 (18.02%) Struts
4 19 (17.12%) XML
5 18 (16.22%) jQuery
6 15 (13.51%) Web Services
7 14 (12.61%) Ajax
8 11 (9.91%) WPF
8 11 (9.91%) Hibernate
8 11 (9.91%) Spring
8 11 (9.91%) HTML
9 9 (8.11%) EJB
9 9 (8.11%) JSP
10 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET
11 6 (5.41%) WCF
12 5 (4.50%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (4.50%) CSS
12 5 (4.50%) WinForms
13 4 (3.60%) LAMP
13 4 (3.60%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (58.56%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.91%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.31%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.50%) Physics
7 4 (3.60%) Open Source
8 3 (2.70%) FMCG
9 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.23%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Android
3 12 (10.81%) Apple iOS
4 11 (9.91%) Windows
5 5 (4.50%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.70%) Solaris
6 3 (2.70%) UNIX
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.62%) OO
3 23 (20.72%) Scrum
4 22 (19.82%) Mentoring
5 20 (18.02%) TDD
6 14 (12.61%) Project Management
7 10 (9.01%) Coaching
8 9 (8.11%) Web Development
8 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.41%) MVC
9 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.41%) RAD
9 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.41%) OOD
9 6 (5.41%) Analytics
9 6 (5.41%) Android Development
9 6 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.50%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (4.50%) OOP
11 4 (3.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.44%) Java
2 30 (27.03%) C#
3 26 (23.42%) SQL
3 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.62%) C++
5 23 (20.72%) C
6 19 (17.12%) Python
7 14 (12.61%) Perl
8 10 (9.01%) PHP
9 8 (7.21%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.31%) Ruby
11 6 (5.41%) Embedded C
12 5 (4.50%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (67.57%) Degree
2 20 (18.02%) Sun Certification
3 11 (9.91%) OCPJP
3 11 (9.91%) OCMJD
4 9 (8.11%) ISEB
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle
2 20 (18.02%) Sun
3 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Xamarin
5 4 (3.60%) Zend
6 3 (2.70%) Sybase
7 2 (1.80%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.90%) Sencha
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 60-75k
Posted: Yesterday
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LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £70,000 plus bonus plus big bens
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