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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 49 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.38% 2.44% 6.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.61% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 23
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
400 422 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 92.17% 93.57% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 257 336 287
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 18 (66.67%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) Java
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) C++
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 8 (29.63%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (29.63%) QA
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) UML
9 6 (22.22%) C
9 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (22.22%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) Banking
10 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.81%) Jenkins

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) GSM
1 3 (11.11%) UMTS
2 2 (7.41%) LTE
2 2 (7.41%) DSL
2 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SDH
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) CruiseControl
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) LAMP
5 3 (11.11%) WPF
5 3 (11.11%) LINQ
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (7.41%) JAX-WS
6 2 (7.41%) Velocity
6 2 (7.41%) JavaFX
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) JDBC
6 2 (7.41%) JSP
6 2 (7.41%) Servlets
6 2 (7.41%) J2SE
7 1 (3.70%) WinForms
7 1 (3.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow Management
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
7 2 (7.41%) ATDD
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) C
6 4 (14.81%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.41%) Perl
9 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Cramer
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