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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 26 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.05% 3.89% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.73% 4.12% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
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
275 461 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 92.28% 94.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 207 303 295
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 17 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (86.54%) Software Engineering
2 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
3 29 (55.77%) Windows
4 27 (51.92%) C#
5 25 (48.08%) .NET
6 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (44.23%) QA
8 20 (38.46%) jQuery
8 20 (38.46%) C++
8 20 (38.46%) HTML
8 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 20 (38.46%) CSS
8 20 (38.46%) HTML5
9 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (34.62%) WPF
9 18 (34.62%) LINQ
9 18 (34.62%) Ajax
9 18 (34.62%) Web Development
10 17 (32.69%) UNIX
11 13 (25.00%) C
11 13 (25.00%) Python
12 12 (23.08%) Embedded C
12 12 (23.08%) Linux
12 12 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
13 11 (21.15%) Embedded C++
14 9 (17.31%) OO
15 8 (15.38%) UML
16 7 (13.46%) SQL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) .NET
2 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 20 (38.46%) CSS
2 20 (38.46%) jQuery
2 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 20 (38.46%) HTML5
3 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (34.62%) WPF
3 18 (34.62%) LINQ
3 18 (34.62%) Ajax
3 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.85%) WCF
4 2 (3.85%) MFC
4 2 (3.85%) SOAP
4 2 (3.85%) STL
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (3.85%) REST
4 2 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) MPEG
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
3 2 (3.85%) Chemistry
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) UNIX
3 12 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) Software Engineering
2 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (34.62%) Web Development
4 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
5 9 (17.31%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) UML
7 7 (13.46%) Validation
7 7 (13.46%) Release Management
7 7 (13.46%) Software Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) TDD
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
9 5 (9.62%) Web Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.69%) Time Management
11 2 (3.85%) MVC
11 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
2 27 (51.92%) C#
3 20 (38.46%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) Python
4 13 (25.00%) C
5 12 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 11 (21.15%) Embedded C++
7 7 (13.46%) SQL
8 4 (7.69%) VC++
9 1 (1.92%) Delphi
9 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PhD
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (44.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
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