The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 30 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.75% 2.28% 10.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.13% 2.45% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 37
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £31,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 368 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.35% 93.40% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 289 284 299
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,530 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) QA
4 18 (45.00%) C#
4 18 (45.00%) Windows
5 17 (42.50%) .NET
6 16 (40.00%) HTML
7 15 (37.50%) C++
7 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 14 (35.00%) CSS
9 13 (32.50%) UNIX
9 13 (32.50%) jQuery
9 13 (32.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (27.50%) LINQ
10 11 (27.50%) WPF
10 11 (27.50%) Web Development
10 11 (27.50%) Ajax
11 10 (25.00%) Linux
11 10 (25.00%) Python
12 9 (22.50%) SQL
13 8 (20.00%) C
13 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (20.00%) Embedded C
13 8 (20.00%) Embedded C++
13 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 6 (15.00%) Software Architecture

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 13 (32.50%) jQuery
5 13 (32.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (27.50%) Ajax
6 11 (27.50%) WPF
6 11 (27.50%) LINQ
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) LAMP
8 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.00%) Spring
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
8 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) STL
8 2 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) MPEG
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Physics
4 2 (5.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) UNIX
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Web Development
4 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.00%) Software Architecture
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Web Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) UML
9 2 (5.00%) MVC
9 2 (5.00%) Test Management
9 2 (5.00%) Release Management
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) ATDD
9 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) C++
4 10 (25.00%) Python
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 8 (20.00%) C
6 8 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 8 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 5 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) VC++
8 2 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) PhD
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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