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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 14 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 38 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 11.95% 4.67% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.93% 4.88% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 17
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
294 389 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 92.45% 95.58% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 185 277 342
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,600 £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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 61 (96.83%) Software Engineering
2 30 (47.62%) C#
2 30 (47.62%) C++
2 30 (47.62%) Windows
3 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.75%) .NET
5 20 (31.75%) Manufacturing
6 18 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 17 (26.98%) QA
8 15 (23.81%) Ajax
8 15 (23.81%) Web Development
8 15 (23.81%) HTML
8 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 15 (23.81%) CSS
8 15 (23.81%) WPF
8 15 (23.81%) LINQ
8 15 (23.81%) jQuery
8 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (23.81%) HTML5
8 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (22.22%) Embedded C
9 14 (22.22%) Embedded C++
10 12 (19.05%) VC++
10 12 (19.05%) UML
11 11 (17.46%) C
11 11 (17.46%) JIRA
11 11 (17.46%) Release Management
12 10 (15.87%) Device Driver
12 10 (15.87%) Windows NT

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.29%) FTP
2 9 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) JIRA
2 9 (14.29%) Subversion
2 9 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
General
1 20 (31.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Electronics
4 3 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 15 (23.81%) CSS
2 15 (23.81%) Ajax
2 15 (23.81%) WPF
2 15 (23.81%) LINQ
2 15 (23.81%) jQuery
2 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (23.81%) HTML5
2 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Device Driver
2 9 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.17%) Physics
7 1 (1.59%) VHDL
7 1 (1.59%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 30 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows 2000
2 10 (15.87%) Windows NT
2 10 (15.87%) Windows XP
3 9 (14.29%) UNIX
4 7 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) Software Engineering
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 15 (23.81%) Web Development
5 12 (19.05%) UML
6 11 (17.46%) Release Management
7 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.70%) Coaching
8 7 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.52%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.52%) Validation
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.94%) Time Management
11 3 (4.76%) Open Source
11 3 (4.76%) Parallel Processing
12 2 (3.17%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (3.17%) Web Testing
12 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) C#
1 30 (47.62%) C++
2 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.22%) Embedded C
3 14 (22.22%) Embedded C++
4 12 (19.05%) VC++
5 11 (17.46%) C
6 6 (9.52%) Python
7 3 (4.76%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) Scala
8 2 (3.17%) SQL
9 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.59%) EMC
1 1 (1.59%) Xilinx
1 1 (1.59%) Altera
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